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MOCA members receive 10% off all purchases.

MOCA merchandise

The Museum Shop at MOCA has something for everyone! Virginia Beach Residents and visitors alike enjoy a varied of reasonably priced branded merchandise. Wear your MOCA merchandise with pride!

  • T-shirts for Adults (black and white with MOCA Logo)
  • Onesies (6 mo & 12 mo)
  • Hats
  • Mugs
  • Magnets
  • Ornaments
  • Greeting cards
  • Postcards

consignment artwork

As the leading contemporary art institution in the Commonwealth, the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art continually reaffirms our commitment to working Virginia artists. MOCA is now featuring Virginia artists’ work in the Museum Shop! Occasionally, MOCA will feature artists outsdie fo Virginia if they relate to MOCA events and programming.

boardwalk art show collectible posters

Looking for past Boardwalk Posters? MOCA’s Museum Shop carries collectible Boardwalk Art Show Posters and limited edition exhibition posters.

featured publications

As an institution committed to displaying a wide variety of cutting-edge art, MOCA exhibitions are rotated out every 3-5 months. MOCA (formally the Contemporary Art Cener of Virginia) publications serve as academic record for our institution which, unlike many other Museums, does not have a permanent collection to document its institutional growth. Artist and group exhibition catalogues are a way of recording MOCA’s academic achievement and aid the museum in reaching its strategic goal of “becoming an intellectual centerpiece of the region and engage in national discourse.”

open call to artists:

Interested in consigning your work with MOCA? Download and read the consignment artist application form and sample agreement to see if you are eligible to apply.

Questions? Call Rita Utz at 757.425.0000 × 324 or email

MOCA's Museum Shop
MOCA's Museum Shop offers books by exhibiting artists such as the Carters.
MOCA mugs featuring colored bursts.
MOCA magnets, book marts and note cards.


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