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Internationally Renowned Artist MASER to Create Multiple Artworks in Virginia Beach

Friday, July 14, 2017
Dot Greene PR & Marketing Specialist 757-425-0000 x321Dot@VirginiaMOCA.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Internationally Renowned Artist MASER to Create Multiple Artworks in Virginia Beach   (Virginia Beach, Va.) Jul. 13, 2017 — The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and the ViBe Creative District in partnership with the City of Virginia Beach Office of Cultural Affairs will host internationally renowned artist, Maser, for an artist residency in July. Maser will create a large mural on the back of MOCA’s building (that faces I-264 heading west), a sculptural installation in the pop-up park across the street from the Convention Center and an entertainment stage, in ViBe Park…

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Internationally Renowned Artist MASER to Create Multiple Artworks in Virginia Beach

Virginia MOCA’s Summer Exhibitions Celebrate Contemporary Photography with Renowned Artist Mickalene Thomas and a Journey Through the South

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Dot Greene PR & Marketing Specialist 757-425-0000 x321Dot@VirginiaMOCA.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Virginia MOCA’s Summer Exhibitions Celebrate Contemporary Photography with Renowned Artist Mickalene Thomas and a Journey Through the South   (Virginia Beach, Va.) Apr. 13, 2017 — The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) announces the opening of their Summer Exhibitions on view May 12 through Aug. 13, 2017, celebrating the art form of photography with renowned artist Mickalene Thomas in, Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-à-tête. In addition, MOCA presents Southern Routes, an exhibition that captures the culture and landscape of the American South through photogr…

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Virginia MOCA’s Summer Exhibitions Celebrate Contemporary Photography with Renowned Artist Mickalene Thomas and a Journey Through the South

MOCA receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

Friday, March 18, 2016
Dot Greene PR & Marketing Specialist 757-425-0000 x321Dot@VirginiaMOCA.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing (Virginia Beach, Va.) Mar. 8, 2015 — Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) received $50,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) Marketing Leverage Program grant fund. In total VTC awarded more than $812,000 for 39 tourism marketing projects across the state to help increase visitation and revenue for Virginia’s localities through tourism. The grants are designed to help local and regional tourism entities attract more visitors by l…

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MOCA receives  Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

One-of-a-Kind Meets Once-in-a-Lifetime

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Dot Greene PR & Marketing Specialist 757-425-0000 x321Dot@VirginiaMOCA.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE One-of-a-Kind Meets Once-in-a-Lifetime, as the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art presents “Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose” (Virginia Beach, Va.) Feb. 29, 2016 — The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) announces the opening of “Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose” (“Turn the Page”), on view May 22 through Dec. 31, 2016. The exhibition is a collaborative initiative by two like-minded organizations, MOCA and Hi-Fructose, The New Contemporary Art Magazine, based in San Francisco, California. The exhibition, curated by MOCA, is a retrospec…

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One-of-a-Kind Meets Once-in-a-Lifetime

Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art receives $20,000 grant from National Endowment for the Arts

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) December 8, 2015 — The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced today that the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) will receive a grant in the amount of $20,000 to support an unprecedented exhibition; Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose, May 22-December 31, 2016. Turn the Page is a collaborative initiative by two like-minded organizations – MOCA and Hi-Fructose, The New Contemporary Art Magazine, based in San Francisco, CA. The exhibition is a retrospective of the magazine, curated by MOCA, which will feature 50 of some of the foremost contemporary artists of this decade. Works from artists like Beth Cavener, Wim Delvoye, Ron English, Shep…

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Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art receives $20,000 grant from National Endowment for the Arts