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Wednesday, March 6

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Exhibition Program is proud to present TTYL an exhibition of new sculptures by Braxton Congrove. TTYL is on view...

RVA East End , Free
CALL FOR ENTRIES - IN THE GARDEN
Crossroads Art Center

Online Submissions open until March 14, 2019. Crossroads Art Center and BuyRVAart.com announces an open call to artists working 2D art. Submissions must be...

Henrico , $
Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
Richmond Story House

Download the tour and take it on your own time! This hour-long, two-mile audio tour will guide you along the streets of Church Hill and Tobacco Row while...

RVA East End , $
"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
Library of Virginia

Recent estimates place the number of foreign-born Virginians at just under one million, or about one in every eight people in the state. The composite...

RVA Downtown , Free
Blood is the Same
9am

Awer Bul arrived in Virginia as a refugee of the civil war in Sudan. In 2007, he won a grant while studying at Virginia Commonwealth University to return to...

RVA Downtown , Free
 Monumental Youth
10am
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design, The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design

This exhibit collects the designs of Richmond region high school students for the next monument on Monument Avenue. The narratives, sketches, and sculptures...

RVA The Fan , $
Call for Entries - "The Art of Music"
10am
Crossroads Art Center

Call for Entries Dates: March 5- March 8, 2019 Submission Hours: Tue-Fri from 10 am – 5:30 pm Crossroads Art Center and BuyRVAart.com announces an open...

Henrico , $
Call for Entries - March Juried All-Media Show
10am
Crossroads Art Center

Calling all artists! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's March Juried All-Media Show. Crossroads’s All-Media Shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists...

Henrico , Prices Vary
Carlton Newton: Drawings for Sculpture
10am
Reynolds Gallery

In his third solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Newton presents a series of Sumi ink drawings on paper, alongside sculptures constructed from stainless...

RVA The Fan , Free
For Art's Sake presents: Inside Out/Outside In
10am
For Art’s Sake Gallery

Stop by and view the works of local emerging artists Renee Gleason and Lois Shipley. Lois enjoys painting landscapes. Renee enjoys painting interiors....

Henrico , Free
Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

This unprecedented exhibition brings together original large-scale artwork created by Virginia-based artists with historical objects, books, letters,...

RVA The Fan , $
Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period. Focusing on his mastery of print work,...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

The distinguished life of John Marshall, the nation’s fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court, parallels the unfolding of the American experiment in...

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi—“Egypt: Curbs and Tea Runners”
10am
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi

In her current show at Crossroads Art Center, Linda Hollett-Bazouzi shares her recent experiences in Cairo, Alexandria, and Al-Fayyum Oasis. The show is a...

Henrico, RVA West End , Free, Prices Vary
March 2019 Art Exhibits
10am
Richmond Public Library

March 2019 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, March 1, 2019, through Tuesday April 2, 2019: Gellman...

RVA Downtown , Free
Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
The Valentine

A new exhibition debuting at the Valentine will conceptually reimagine Richmond’s historic Monument Avenue. Opening at the Valentine on February 14, this...

RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary
New Year, New You Zumba Dance Fitness Classes
10am, 12pm
Dogtown Dance Theatre

Join dancer, choreographer, and fitness veteran Elizabeth Parks in the ultimate easy-to-follow Latin/International dance-fitness party that beats any old...

RVA Southside , $
Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

Washington D.C. artist Andrei Kushnir has recorded the history of the Shenandoah Valley through a series of paintings that capture the extraordinary beauty...

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Patrick Berran: In Sunshine
10am
Reynolds Gallery

In his first solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Patrick Berran presents a group of acrylic paintings on panel and several works on paper. Berran explores...

RVA The Fan , Free
Peri Schwartz: 45 Years, Paintings, Drawings and Prints
10am
Randolph Macon College - Flippo Gallery

The Flippo Gallery of Randolph-Macon College is proud to present an exhibition of works by New York artist, Peri Schwartz, titled 45 Years, Paintings,...

Ashland , Free
The Art of Freedom Exhibition
10am
Black History Museum and Cultural Center

There are many ways to convey the meaning of freedom. This exhibition explores freedom through the eyes of Virginia-born and Virginia-based artists. And as...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , $
PreSchool Storytime
10:30am
Richmond Public Library

Join us at North Avenue Branch Library for awesome stories, tons of fun, and a special craft! Hope to see you there for a great half hour of Pre-School...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
10:30am
Richmond Public Library

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA Southside , Free
Preschool Storytime
10:30am
Richmond Public Library

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA Downtown , Free
February - March Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
Art Works Gallery

See 6 new exhibits Tuesdays - Sundays, 12 PM - 6 PM. Free Admission. Exhibits include: ________________________________________ Where I've Been, Where...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Lunch Break Science - Neurobiology of Rational Decisions
12pm
Science Museum of Virginia

Pack a lunch and join us! Museum scientists and experts share easy to understand information on a wide range of science topics. Lunch Break Science is...

RVA The Fan , Free
New Year, New You Zumba Dance Fitness Classes
12pm
Dogtown Dance Theatre

Join dancer, choreographer, and fitness veteran Elizabeth Parks in the ultimate easy-to-follow Latin/International dance-fitness party that beats any old...

RVA Southside , $
One More Stitch
1pm
Richmond Public Library

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

RVA West End , Free
Living to Tell the Tale: Writing Your Memoir
2pm
Richmond Public Library

6 Week Class taught by Kirsten Taranto -- Series of 6 Classes on Memoir Writing

RVA Downtown , Free
Homework Help/Reading Buddies
3:30pm
Richmond Public Library

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estar¡n disponibles...

RVA Southside , Free
STEM Container Gardens
4pm
Richmond Public Library

STEM Container Gardens - Want to learn about gardening, planting and container gardening? Join us for the STEM Container Gardens @ 4:00 p.m. and learn how...

RVA Downtown , Free
Celebrate Dr. Seuss @ Your Library:  Kooky Kupcakes!
4:30pm
Richmond Public Library

Hear a story and decorate your own cupcake in honor of Dr. Seuss's birthday.

RVA West End , Free
Teen Tech Week: Paper Circuits and Robotics
4:30pm
Richmond Public Library

Learn the basics of electricity by making greeting cards that light up with paper circuits. Presented by the Blue Cheese Robotics Team for Teen Tech Week.

RVA Southside , Free
Digital Illustration
6pm
Studio Two Three

"No matter what your cultural sophistication or what language you speak, everyone can understand images." - Tibor Kalman An illustration is a creative art...

RVA Northside , $$
Teen Tech Week: Learn to Code
6pm
Richmond Public Library

Do you know how to code or do you want to learn? Teens, come learn the basics of coding and test your skills to escape our maze.

RVA Southside , Free
RVA Game Jams
6:30pm
Richmond Public Library

RVA Game Jams is a community project created to get video game developers and enthusiasts from the Richmond area together to participate in game jams, learn...

RVA Downtown , Free
Sip N Stitch Sewing Circle
6:30pm
Studio Two Three

Monthly meet up for all sorts of needle artists! Bring a project and something to sip on, and dedicate a few hours this week to being creative and sharing...

RVA Northside , Free
Old-Time Music Jam
7pm
Intermission Beer Company

Please join in a monthly Old-Time Music Jam Session. Musicians will be playing old-time fiddle tunes mainly from Southern Appalachia. Bring your guitar,...

Henrico , Free
Chekhov Unbound: Three Sisters
7:30pm

This project is an original adaptation of Russian playwright Anton Chekhov's play, Three Sisters, by UVA professor and playwright, Doug Grissom. It strives...

RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary
MAYUMANA, "CURRENTS"
7:30pm
Modlin Center for the Arts

“An infectious beat and physical pyrotechnics to match.” – The New York Times Inspired by the historical “Battle of Currents” between Thomas Edison and...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
PAUL HANSON, PIANO
7:30pm
Modlin Center for the Arts

Faculty pianist Paul Hanson performs works by Schubert, Brahms, and Scriabin. Free

RVA West End , Free
CONTEMPORARY FUSION CLASS
8pm
KrasH!Dance Productions

This is an free, Open-Level, Contemporary dance class fused with elements of Ballet, Jazz, and Modern. Classes focus on choreography, musicality, improv and...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Southside , Free

Wednesday, March 6