Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Filter the types of School of the Arts events with these options.

Category

Organizer

Reset Filters

Upcoming Events

Free
October 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

First Cut 2018 presented by VCUarts Cinema

Byrd Theatre 2908 W Cary Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

VCUarts Cinema presents First Cut 2018! Join us as we present five short films shot in 35mm created as part of the Cinema Summer Intensive. We will screen all five films and have a brief Q&A. Afterwards we will present awards selected by a panel of local filmmakers and the Audience choice award! Doors open at 2:00 and we start the show at 2:30! Event is FREE and Open to the Public!

Free
October 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Concert to Honor Rebecca Tyree

  VCU Music will gather to honor Rebecca Tyree, Assistant Professor of Choral Music Education, who passed away on May 24, 2018. Tyree inspired the next generation of choral educators and believed in the transformative power of choral singing. She was deeply devoted to service learning through projects such as SPARC’s Live Art, which trains kids to sing, act, and dance, and the RVA Street Singers, which serves people affected by homelessness in the Richmond community. We invite all those who…

October 29, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Rebecca Gates Lecture

Bowe Street Parking Deck 609 Bowe Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

VCUarts Kinetic Imaging Presents Rebecca Gates October 29, 2018 at 4pm 609 Bowe St. Room 535 Rebecca Gates is a U.S. based musician, artist, and activist who has released five albums, three as leader of the critically acclaimed group The Spinanes (Sub Pop), toured internationally and appeared as a vocalist on numerous records by artists including The Decemberists, Laetitia Sadier, Akito Katayose, and Willie Nelson. Gates programs and work relating to issues of sound and space, listening, and artist's roles in…

October 29, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Master of the Hellboy universe: a conversation with Mike Mignola (SOLD OUT)

Master of the Hellboy universe: a conversation with Mike Mignola Oct. 29, 2018 7-9 p.m. W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts 922 Park Ave., Richmond, VA 23284 Comic industry giant, Mike Mignola is coming to Richmond to join in conversation with TyRuben Ellingson, chair and professor of VCUarts Department of Communication Arts. Mignola is best known for his distinctive art style and creation of the pulpy genre-bending Hellboy, a multimedia franchise rooted in comics and spanning live-action movies, animation,…

October 31, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Sedrick Chisom: Fountainhead Fellow Lecture

Bowe Street Parking Deck 609 Bowe Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

Sedrick Chisom is a painter and writer. Through his paintings, he references the racialized idioms of Victorian fantasy illustration and uses the Romantic landscape as a site where the apocalyptic narratives of white supremacy, Christianity, and climate change intersect — a scenario in which most of the built environment has been obliterated and transformed into a toxic, hallucinatory wasteland. Chisom is the 2018-19 Fountainhead Fellow. Bowe Street Parking Deck, Room 535

November 1, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Suzanne Peck: Visiting Artist

Bowe Street Parking Deck 609 Bowe Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

Suzanne Peck is a visual artist, writer, curator and educator. Suzanne earned her MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design’s glass department. Through the use of glass, photography, textiles, and performance, her art practice considers touch, interconnectivity, and skin through the lens of sculpture and installation. Suzanne’s work strives to make her viewer feel- feel the memory of their lover’s breath on their neck, feel the hairs raise on their arms, feel a sweet melancholy for an emotion not quite nameable.…

November 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Matty Davis

The Anderson 907 1/2 Franklin Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

Matty Davis' work begins with the threshold of the body and seeks physical transformation through effort, empathy, site-specificity, and interpersonal collaboration.

Free
November 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Blow-up Cinematheque Screening

Grace Street Theater 934 West Grace Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

VCUarts Cinema presents a 35mm screening of Blow-up as part of our Fall 2018 Cinematheque series! These films are part of the Antonioni retrospective we will be screening this season, so be sure to keep coming out to see more of his work. These screenings are free and open to the public.

November 5, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Eugenie Tsai: Visiting Critic Lecture

Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) 601 West Broad Street
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

Eugenie Tsai joined the Brooklyn Museum in the fall of 2007 as John and Barbara Vogelstein Senior Curator of Contemporary Art. She has presented a number of exhibitions highlighting the contemporary collection. She has also organized exhibitions including Sanford Biggers. Sweet Funk – An Introspective; Lee Mingwei: The Moving Garden; LaToya Ruby Frazier: A Haunted Capital; The Bruce High Quality Foundation: Ode to Joy, 2001-2013; Valerie Hegarty: Alternative Histories; Crossing Brooklyn: Art from Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, and Beyond (organized with Ru…

November 6, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Qatar Day

students outside during qatar day
VCU Academic Learning Commons 1000 Floyd Avenue
Richmond VA
+ Google Map

Qatar Day is an annual event to strengthen the relationship between the VCU Richmond and Qatar campuses. The event features art and design projects from our Doha students. Richmond students, faculty and staff can also learn more about Qatari and Arab culture through showcases of henna, Arabic calligraphy and traditional Qatari clothing. This event is organized by the Student Government Association (SGA).

+ Export Events