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Friday, November 5

#ArtsHuntRVA
Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

Kid Kit: Dia de Los Muertos Mini Lanterns
RVA East End , Free

Stop by the East End Branch to pick up a kid-friendly mini lantern kit and learn about the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)! Register...

Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community
9am

Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community, a unique exhibition of photographs at the Library of Virginia, celebrates the extraordinary cultural diversity...

Ron Johnson, "they are not permanent", 2021, acrylic on panel, 24 x 24 inches
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Alive in the Superunknown, an exhibition of Ron Johnson’s latest works. The show opens with a...

Brittany Nelson, "Gelatin Silver 8", 2021, c-print, 40 x 40 inches
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present Beam Us Home, an exhibition of recent photographs by Brittany Nelson. The show opens with a reception for the artist...

Dineo Seshee Bopape: Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm
10am
RVA Arts District , Free

Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm is a solo exhibition by South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape. The show’s title calls to the...

Ibrahim Ahmed: It Will Always Come Back to You
10am
RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free

In his first U.S. institutional exhibition It Will Always Come Back to You Kuwaiti-born, Giza-based artist Ibrahim Ahmed invites you to explore powerful...

Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste: Set It Off
10am
RVA Arts District , Free

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

Joanna Tyka Cityscapes RVA
10am
RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free

In her bold, signature style, internationally recognized artist, Joanna Tyka explores the architecture of Richmond, Virginia in a series of cityscapes at The...

Leigh Suggs, Curving Straight, 2021, Handcut, acrylic on Yupo, 26 x 20 inches
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Keep Coming Round, a solo exhibition of Leigh Sugg’s work at our 401 Libbie Avenue location. The...

Black History Museum
10am
RVA Arts District , Prices Vary

In 2019, the VMHC and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (BHMVA) began a long-term partnership to share collections and resources to...

Liberty or Death Church tours
10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm
RVA Downtown , $

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

Frank Kreacic’s
11am
RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free

See 5 new exhibits and 75 working artist studios. Visit us 11 -5pm Tuesdays – Sundays. Admission is free and open to the public. Exhibits by: Tim Harper,...

ThinkSmall11
11am
Chesterfield, Goochland, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan , Free

Artspace is excited to announce its inaugural exhibition in the new gallery space in the Stratford Hills Shopping Center, featuring the 11th installment of...

Liberty or Death Church tours
12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm
RVA Downtown , $

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

Liberty or Death Church tours
1:30pm, 3pm
RVA Downtown , $

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

Liberty or Death Church tours
3pm
RVA Downtown , $

COME HEAR OUR STORY Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick...

Coco Viewing Party!
3:30pm
RVA East End , Free

Stop by the East End Branch after a long hard week and relax with a viewing of the movie Coco and some tasty snacks!

CANCELLED Little Artist First Fridays at Hull Street Library
4pm
RVA Southside , Free

Stop by Hull Street Library for the Little Artist First Fridays art event! Bring your child or tween artist so they can contribute a drawing to our mural...

Ron Johnson, "they are not permanent", 2021, acrylic on panel, 24 x 24 inches
5pm

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Alive in the Superunknown, an exhibition of Ron Johnson’s latest works. The show opens with a...

Brittany Nelson, "Gelatin Silver 8", 2021, c-print, 40 x 40 inches
5pm

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present Beam Us Home, an exhibition of recent photographs by Brittany Nelson. The show opens with a reception for the artist...

First Fridays Art Walk
5pm
RVA Arts District , Free

Join us for the Downtown Neighborhood's monthly art walk! Galleries, shops, restaurants, non-profits, and more open their doors in celebration of art and...

Garden Glow at Maymont
6pm
RVA The Fan, RVA Arts District, RVA Northside , $

Brighten your autumn nights, October 15-November 7, on a spectacular light-filled journey at Garden Glow! Each Wednesday-Sunday night, experience Maymont in...

Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste - Set It Off
6pm
RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free

Set It Off is a newly commissioned multi-site exhibition at 1708 Gallery and the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University (ICA)....

Theme and Variations
6pm
RVA Arts District , Free

An exhibition of new work by Jo Kennedy, Carol Meese and Jeannie Weissglass, three painters with distinct artistic practices curated by Geraldine Duskin...

First Friday Art Reception
6:30pm
RVA Downtown , Free

First Friday, a monthly opening-night reception for all the artists of the library's galleries, will be held on Friday, November 5, 2021, from 6:30-9:00 pm. ...

Theo Von
7pm
RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Prices Vary

THEO VON grew up in the stray animal belt of southern Louisiana. He was a child there and became an adult slowly there. He can be seen weekly on his podcasts...

Sasha Wakefield plays Nya and Trevor Lawson plays her son, Omari
8pm
RVA Arts District

Dominique Morisseau, described by The New York Times as "a playwright of piercing eloquence," brings a timely and urgent examination of race and education to...

Friday, November 5