exhibit hours

Tue: 10am-9pm
Wed-Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat-Sun 10am-4pm
Closed Mondays 

now on exhibit

January 30 - April 17, 2016
January 30 - April 17, 2016
April 1-July 23,2016
December 4, 2015 - March 19, 2016
March 26 - April 17, 2016
October 2015 - TBD
January 30 - April 17, 2016
on display year round.
January 30 - April 17, 2016
on display year round.
January 30 - April 17, 2016

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Adult Socials Exhibitions & Openings Film & Lectures Family Events Outdoor Events Just For Teens


Holiday Craft Sale & Family Fest

closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

National Museum Day

MOCA Members-Only: Curator's Tour

MOCA Trivia Night

Wine by Design 2013: Sparkle!

Will Liverman and Melody Waters Concert

SweetArt Family Night

Sounds and Rhythms: A Black History Month Celebration

A Night of Comedy with The Pushers

One-Day Teaser: Improv Comedy 101

Poetry Open-Mic at MOCA

Guest of Cindy Sherman: Film Screening

Master Class: The Digital Portrait with Glen McClure

Evening for Educators

Arts & the Mind: A Lecture with Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Leo Eaton

Rachel Timmins Master Class

Father's Day Tea Dance

Herat & Soul Wedding Event

8th Annual Youth Poetry Festival

Slow Art Day 2013

Satellite Gallery Opening

Monster Mash Family Night!

Breakfast at Tiffany's


Master Class with Brian Dettmer

Pretty in Pink

Annual Board of Trustees Meeting

MOCA Contemporaries: Masquerade de la Lune.

The British Are Coming!

Through the Lens: A Master Class with Matt Eich

Blind Date: A Master Class with Barnaby Barford

Members only: Tour and Cream Tea

Art & Lit: Fresh & Local

Bloody Hilarious Films: Dr. Strangelove

Bloody Hilarious Films: Monty Python's The Meaning of Life

Bloody Hilarious Films: Four Weddings and a Funeral

VMFA Teen Stylin' at MOCA

Make it with MOCA: Recycled Magazine Bowls

Make it with MOCA: Holiday Craftstravaganza!

Mini Make it with MOCA: Holiday Craftstravaganza!

Lyric Opera Musical Recital

Young Audiences at MOCA

Application Deadline for Teen Stylin'

Master Class with Wade Mickley

SWEA Swedish Film at MOCA

Artists Application Deadline for Holiday Craft Sale

Deja Performs the Wall

Members-only: Meet and Greet with Courtney Mattison

Bus Trip to VMFA: Fine Art and Flowers

Last day of current exhibitions!


Closed for Labor Day

Lizzie London Fashion Show

Day Without Art Film Screening

SWEA Film Festival

Exhibition opening at MOCA's Satellite Gallery

House of Blues 2015

MOCA Art Show at Coastal Virginia Wine Fest

#MOCAsnaps Instagram Challenge Launch

Winter Spring Exhibition Opening

Artist Talk: Ryan McGinness

Members Event: Meet-and-Greet with artist Eric Standley

Studio School Classes begin today!

Feb 14: Love Art Together

National Light it Up Blue Day

Slow Art Day 2015

Artist Talk: Eric Standley

Artist Talk: Michelle Erickson

Master Class with Michelle Erickson

Master Class with Eric Standley

Family Fest at the Holiday Craft Sale

Mini- Make it with MOCA: Tunnel Books

Members Event : Meet-and-Greet with artist Amanda McCavour

Teen Studio Workshop with Heather Bryant

Artist Talk: Amanda McCavour

Make it with MOCA: Tunnel Books

Papercutting: The Universal Cultural Craft

Master Class with Heather Bryant

Experimental Embroidery: Master Class with Amanda McCavour

An Evening with Robin Lane - "When Things Go Wrong"

Day With(out) Art 2015

1st Art Open House

MOCA at the Central Library

Artist Talk with Courtney Mattison and Kip Evans

Driftwood Jewelry Holder:Make it with MOCA

Lynnhaven River Now Clean-up at MOCA

Wine by Design: AQUA

Legends of the Fly Benefit & Film

Turn the Page: Opening Night Celebration

Sun, May 22 - 2pm: Q&A with Co-Founders of Hi-Fructose