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June 2016
$20 - $80

Commonwealth Society: New Places, Emerging Spaces

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Weekly on the same day until June 29, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
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Cities don’t develop by sweeping gestures alone. There are often gradual and incremental changes that contribute to creating a strong sense of place. Each “Summer Day” program led by architectural historian and writer Edwin Slipek will introduce us to an urban place or space that has recently become (or will become) an intriguing destination through individual, private and public efforts. June 1 – The Capital Trail (class will meet in Shockoe Bottom) June 8 – North Church Hill (class will…

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1708 Gallery / Garden Week Assembler: Led by Sally Bowring

June 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
1708 Gallery,
319 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
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Please join 1708 Gallery on Wednesday, June 1, for Assembler, a night of conversation about its current exhibition, Garden Week. Sally Bowring, artist and adjunct professor in Painting + Printmaking, will guide the discussion as the audience works together to assemble meaning around the exhibition. Garden Week, featuring Alex Arzt (M.F.A. '15), Carrie Dickason, Naomi Reis, and Jeff Schmuki, invites an exploration of our relationship with the natural world. Each artist approaches the interaction of human and nature differently, as…

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Space within, Space without

June 3 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Shockoe Artspace,
12 North 19th Street
Richmond, VA 23223
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Shockoe Artspace is pleased to invite you to the opening of "Space within, Space without," a large scale exhibition of new and recent work from J.T. Kirkland surveying the visual developments of his dually minimalist and expansive paintings. Kirkland resides in Sterling, Virginia and has an extensive exhibition record, including several exhibitions along the East Coast in 2016. Shockoe Artspace was started by Ryan Lauterio (M.F.A. '09).

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$65

Commonwealth Society: Film and Fashion

June 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until June 14, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
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Actors and film makers have fascinated audiences since the turn of the century, but with the introduction of sound to film in 1927, movies became an elaborate escape to worlds of fantasy and wonder. Actors and actresses have since had a significant impact on shaping fashion trends. This class will study the phenomenon of the Hollywood star as fashion icon as well as several costumer designers that rival couture designers in popularity and talent. Deans Conference Room: 5/24, 5/31, 6/7,…

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$20 - $80

Commonwealth Society: New Places, Emerging Spaces

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until June 29, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
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Cities don’t develop by sweeping gestures alone. There are often gradual and incremental changes that contribute to creating a strong sense of place. Each “Summer Day” program led by architectural historian and writer Edwin Slipek will introduce us to an urban place or space that has recently become (or will become) an intriguing destination through individual, private and public efforts. June 1 – The Capital Trail (class will meet in Shockoe Bottom) June 8 – North Church Hill (class will…

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$65

Commonwealth Society: Film and Fashion

June 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until June 14, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
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Actors and film makers have fascinated audiences since the turn of the century, but with the introduction of sound to film in 1927, movies became an elaborate escape to worlds of fantasy and wonder. Actors and actresses have since had a significant impact on shaping fashion trends. This class will study the phenomenon of the Hollywood star as fashion icon as well as several costumer designers that rival couture designers in popularity and talent. Deans Conference Room: 5/24, 5/31, 6/7,…

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$20 - $80

Commonwealth Society: New Places, Emerging Spaces

June 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until June 29, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
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Cities don’t develop by sweeping gestures alone. There are often gradual and incremental changes that contribute to creating a strong sense of place. Each “Summer Day” program led by architectural historian and writer Edwin Slipek will introduce us to an urban place or space that has recently become (or will become) an intriguing destination through individual, private and public efforts. June 1 – The Capital Trail (class will meet in Shockoe Bottom) June 8 – North Church Hill (class will…

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$20 - $80

Commonwealth Society: New Places, Emerging Spaces

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until June 29, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
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Cities don’t develop by sweeping gestures alone. There are often gradual and incremental changes that contribute to creating a strong sense of place. Each “Summer Day” program led by architectural historian and writer Edwin Slipek will introduce us to an urban place or space that has recently become (or will become) an intriguing destination through individual, private and public efforts. June 1 – The Capital Trail (class will meet in Shockoe Bottom) June 8 – North Church Hill (class will…

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$20 - $80

Commonwealth Society: New Places, Emerging Spaces

June 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until June 29, 2016
Pollak Building,
325 N. Harrison St
Richmond, VA 23284
+ Google Map

Cities don’t develop by sweeping gestures alone. There are often gradual and incremental changes that contribute to creating a strong sense of place. Each “Summer Day” program led by architectural historian and writer Edwin Slipek will introduce us to an urban place or space that has recently become (or will become) an intriguing destination through individual, private and public efforts. June 1 – The Capital Trail (class will meet in Shockoe Bottom) June 8 – North Church Hill (class will…

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