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Friday, January 27

Wendy Nelson
Art Works Gallery

It is our 20th year of hosting art shows, providing studio workspace, embracing the Richmond art community and we are celebrating every month. We’ve created...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Celebrating Black History Month Through ART!
Crossroads Art Center

Sponsored by Baxter and Elaine Perkinson Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an Exhibition for African American Artists sponsored by Baxter and...

RVA West End , Free
James River Art League Exhibit at Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center
James River Art League
9am

Artists from the James River Art League will exhibit their beautiful artwork created under the show's theme, "Serenity and Mediative Works". Please visit the...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Fluvanna County , Free
Library of Virginia Exhibition | 200 Years, 200 Stories
Library of Virginia
9am

The Library of Virginia, one of the oldest state libraries and archives in the nation, will mark its bicentennial in 2023 with a free exhibition — 200 Years,...

RVA Downtown , Free
Paul Ryan, Sand Bay Drawing 215, 2021, Watercolor and Ink on Moleskine, 16.5 x 11.5”. Image by Carolina Vilcapoma, courtesy of Paul Ryan.
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Arrive, a solo presentation of new drawings in ink and watercolor from Paul Ryan. The exhibition opens...

RVA The Fan , Free
FORGING FREEDOM, JUSTICE, and EQUALITY 40th Anniversary Exhibition
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

Forging Freedom, Justice, and Equality is a riveting interactive, multi-themed immersion into the Black experience in the history of the Commonwealth of...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Fluvanna County , $
Donald Sultan, Black Lantern Flowers, Sept 18, 2013, 2013,  Painted aluminum on polished aluminum base, 18 x 19.5 x 3”. Edition 15/20. Image courtesy of Lococo.
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Deep Parts, a group exhibition of artworks employing and exploring negative space. The exhibition...

RVA The Fan , Free
James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center - January/February 2022
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artist-members of James River Art League (JRAL) are featured at the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of January and...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Fluvanna County , Free
Raoul Dufy: Drawn to Royal Ascot
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

Featuring more than two dozen works on paper by the important Fauvist painter and quintessential artist of vibrant outdoor social events, this delightful...

RVA Arts District , Free
Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art is the first exhibition to explore the instrument’s symbolism in American art from the early 19th century to the...

RVA Arts District , $
Baby Artsplay!
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us at the Westover Hills Branch Library for 5 sessions of Baby Artsplay!™ with your little one. Children ages 3 months - 3 years and their...

RVA Southside , Free
Anne Savedge MOVIN' Art Gallery Show
Perkinson Center for the Arts & Education
11am

Movin' Work by Anne Savedge Artists’ Statement I have been photographing people involved in dance, and other movement through space, for a number of...

Chesterfield , Free
CROCHET CLASSES @ Ginter Park Library!
Richmond Public Library
1pm, 2pm

Veteran instructor, Marquetta Fisher will be hosting free crochet classes at Ginter Park Branch Library starting on Wednesday December 11th. Classes are in 3...

RVA Northside , Free
CROCHET CLASSES @ Ginter Park Library!
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Veteran instructor, Marquetta Fisher will be hosting free crochet classes at Ginter Park Branch Library starting on Wednesday December 11th. Classes are in 3...

RVA Northside , Free
IMAGE: The Storied Strings Lager can design features “Jessie with Guitar”, 1957, Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889–1975), oil on canvas. Jessie Benton Collection © 2022 T.H. and R.P. Benton Trusts/Licensed by Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.
5:30pm

Join Starr Hill Brewery in VMFA’s Best Café for a sampling of offerings from this Virginia-based brewery, including Storied Strings Lager, the special beer...

RVA Arts District
Reni Gower, GEOMatrix: a Perfect Proof
Artspace
6pm

Artspace presents three solo exhibitions that utilize meditation and metaphor to present themes of intricacy, intimacy, and insight. The opening reception,...

Free
Memoir & MIrrors
6pm

Fine Artist and Upcycle Pioneer Sandhi Schimmel Gold will exhibit an installation of hundreds of small, mixed media assemblages called “Treasure Tiles” — art...

An installation of Treasure Tiles
Sandhi Schimmel Gold
6pm

Fine Artist and Upcycle Pioneer Sandhi Schimmel Gold will exhibit an installation of hundreds of small, mixed media assemblages called “Treasure Tiles” — art...

RVA Southside
A Soldier's Play
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

1982 Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama. In a segregated Louisiana army camp in 1944, the murder of a rancorous Black sergeant stirs deep-seated animosity and...

Chesterfield , $$
All Skate
CSz Richmond
8pm

Two improv teams take to the stage to provide laughs in a variety of improv styles! At the end, both teams will perform together for some improv magic! Come...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
GHOST QUARTET
8pm

Mid-Atlantic premiere GHOST QUARTET by Dave Malloy limited run Thu Jan 19 thru Sat Feb 18, 2023 ​ Everyone loves Dave Malloy. This New York-based...

RVA The Fan , $

Friday, January 27