Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts

Future Exhibitions

Forecast

Opening Friday, September 5, 5-8 pm
Amy Balkin | Adriane Colburn | Blane De St. Croix
Mark Dion | Julie Heffernan | Gideon Mendel
This exhibition brings together recent work by six artists whose creative practices are propelled by keen attention to the insidious effects of human impact on the planet, in light of escalating environmental disaster. Read more

[Depot Gallery] The Tapia Twins: Bringing Together Art & Medicine

September 5—October 26, 2014
In November of 2011, after twenty hours of surgery, doctors from VCU’s Children’s Hospital of Richmond successfully separated Maria and Teresa Tapia, nineteen-month-old conjoined twins from the Dominican Republic, who have since led healthy, independent lives. This exhibition presents objects and documentation from the twins’ incredible journey inviting viewers to consider the productive potential of art-and-medicine partnerships. Read more

Myron Helfgott: An Inventory of My Thoughts

January 16 – March 8, 2015
This retrospective of sculptor Myron Helgott’s work covers nearly 45 years of production, from the early 1970s to the present. Influenced by literature, film, and architecture, Helfgott incorporates audio, kinetics, photography, assemblage, projections, and traditional sculptural materials to address such diverse subjects as the self-portrait, landscape painting, and gender and age transformation. Read more