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May 2017

As We Go: A VCU Alumni Exhibit – Opening Reception

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

For First Friday glave kocen gallery kicks off “As We Go”, their second pop up exhibit featuring VCUarts Alumni curated by Wilson Wyllie (BFA '17). Artists: Wilson Wyllie (BFA '17) Morgan Colonna (BFA '17) Dawn Carr (BFA '17) Kate O’leary (BFA '17) All artists share a similar perspective regarding the natural world and its importance. The show creates a conversation about nature’s function in both a spiritual and physical context, while exploring the figure’s role in the greater narrative of…

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A Good “Foundation”: Opening Reception and Demo

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Beth Brownlee Bathe (BFA ’81), Communication Arts alumna, graduated at a time when the graphic department had just doubled in size and was ranked as one of the best in the nation. Beth graduated at the top of her class and went on to become a successful designer at Grafik Communications and later her own studio, Bathe Design, in Northern Virginia. “I am very involved with national plein air painting competitions. In 2016, I participated in ten festivals, from Maine…

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Under the Layers opening reception

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sediment, 208 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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VCUarts Craft/Material Studies + Sediment Gallery present Under the Layers, a Storefront Featured Exhibition Opening reception: May 5, Friday, 6 – 9 pm Exhibition May 5 through May 21, 2017  

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Raft: Whitney Oldenburg opening

May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ADA Gallery, 228 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220 United States
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Whitney Oldenburg, VCUarts faculty, was just accepted to the Skowhegan School of Painting and Drawing for this Summer's residency and her work appears in the current issue of New American Paintings. She obtained her Bachelor's degree from Cornell University in 2009 and graduated with her MFA from RISD in 2016. Whitney is the recipient of Cornell University's Charles Baskerville Scholarship, the Virginia Commonwealth University Fountainhead Fellowship, the Toby Devan Lewis Award, and the Maharam Steam Fellowship. She has exhibited in New…

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Yacht Club (MAYDAY)

May 6 - May 12

The VCU Sculpture Senior Class of 2017 is proud to present their Senior Show: World War III is fast approaching, and we can’t get enough of it. Join Yacht Club for MAYDAY while we self-destruct in the spirit of graduation. Maybe it’s a distress signal to others in unknown waters. Maybe it’s a makeshift raft as we float ourselves to shore… Opening Saturday, May 6 from 6 – 9 pm

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Newtowne Goons + Virginia Samsel

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Quirk Gallery, 207 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220 United States
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Join Richmond artists Andrea Owens, Tyler Thomas, and Virginia Samsel for a pop-up art sale featuring original works, prints, and more. Creative partners, Andrea and Tyler, produce designs for apparel, totes, and magnets for their line, Newtowne Goons. Fans of "Twin Peaks" might recognize their work from The Great Southern, the four-day festival celebrating the popular series. In addition to their collaborative work, Andrea and Tyler each work tirelessly on their individual artistic pursuits and will be presenting some of…

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As We Go: A VCU Alumni Exhibit

May 6 @ 11:00 am - May 9 @ 6:00 pm

For First Friday glave kocen gallery kicks off “As We Go”, their second pop up exhibit featuring VCUarts Alumni curated by Wilson Wyllie (BFA '17). Artists: Wilson Wyllie (BFA '17) Morgan Colonna (BFA '17) Dawn Carr (BFA '17) Kate O’leary (BFA '17) All artists share a similar perspective regarding the natural world and its importance. The show creates a conversation about nature’s function in both a spiritual and physical context, while exploring the figure’s role in the greater narrative of…

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Yacht Club (MAYDAY) opening

May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The VCU Sculpture Senior Class of 2017 is proud to present their Senior Show: World War III is fast approaching, and we can’t get enough of it. Join Yacht Club for MAYDAY while we self-destruct in the spirit of graduation. Maybe it’s a distress signal to others in unknown waters. Maybe it’s a makeshift raft as we float ourselves to shore…

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$31 - $34

Visiting Artist Performance: Miro Quartet

May 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Miró Quartet, one of America’s highest-profile chamber groups enjoys its place at the top of the international chamber music scene garnering praise from audiences and critics alike. Formed in 1995, the Miró Quartet took first prizes at several national and international competitions including the Banff International String Quartet Competition and the Naumburg Chamber Music Competition. In 2005, the Miró Quartet became the first ensemble ever to be awarded the coveted Avery Fisher Career Grant. Deeply committed to music education,…

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Highlights & Chateaus Opening Night – Photo Seniors Thesis Show

May 8 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The John Marshall Hotel, 506 E Franklin St
RIchmond, VA 23219 United States
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Photography + Film senior's will exhibit their thesis show at the John Marshall Hotel. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, visit the webpage.

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