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LECTURE | AN EVENING WITH ANNETTE GORDON-REED, HARVARD PROFESSOR AND PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2023 | 6:00 PM
Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed, the first Black recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for History and one of the foremost voices on race and history in America, will deliver a lecture about the sweeping story of Juneteenth and the painful legacies of slavery that persist today.
Admission is free, but space is limited. Register now →
COMMUNITY DAY PRESENTED BY THE VIRGINIA AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTER
SATURDAY, APRIL 1, 2023 | 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
A Museum-wide activation encouraging intergenerational conversation. Explore our current exhibitions, and join us for a day of performances, activities, artist demos, community resources, food, and more. Learn more →
A SEAT AT THE TABLE: AN ARTS & CULTURE EXPERIENCE
THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 2023 | 6:00–11:00 PM
This Something in the Water community event brings a night of conversation and celebration for Black arts and culture in the Hampton Roads community. Learn more →
SPRING CLASS REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
No matter your age or experience, we’re here to help you embrace your inner artist and enjoy exceptional and exciting hands-on art experiences inspired by the art and techniques in our current exhibitions. Engage with a variety of artists, creative media, techniques, and themes to produce contemporary artworks filled with meaning.
Virginia MOCA presents ever-changing exhibitions where neighbors, strangers, students, families, communities, and cultures are invited to explore our shared humanity, through locally relevant and nationally resonant, contemporary art that’s exceptional—in all of its timeliness, restlessness, and beauty.
Make art your thing
Get to know our community—there’s a little something for everyone.
Come Join Us
From interactive talks with artists, classes exploring the ideas and techniques in our galleries, there are events for all ages, interests, and artistic experience.
Create with us
Check out all the ways you and your children can learn through art and making.