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Maya Lin, Marble Chesapeake & Delaware Bay, 2022. Glass marbles and adhesive. Courtesy of the artist and Pace Gallery. Photo by Echard Wheeler.

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MAYA LIN: A STUDY OF WATER

APRIL 21–SEPTEMBER 4, 2022

Virginia MOCA is pleased to present Maya Lin: A Study of Water, a solo exhibition that brings together a selection of the internationally acclaimed artist’s sculptural interpretations of water spanning several decades.

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COMMUNITY GALLERY

OPEN (C)ALL: WHAT IS MISSING?

APRIL 21–SEPTEMBER 4, 2022

Hampton Roads artists of all ages were invited to participate in our upcoming Open (C)all exhibition. This year we asked for submissions inspired by the environmentally focused interactive project What is Missing? created by internationally-renowned artist Maya Lin and featured in the upcoming exhibition Maya Lin: A Study of Water.

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SATELLITE GALLERY

The Art of the ViBe 3

FEBRUARY 11–AUGUST 7, 2022

This exhibition celebrates eight visual artists who are a part of the dynamic visual culture found in the ViBe Creative District of Virginia Beach. Our roots are in the talent and generosity of Virginia Beach artists. We continue to honor this tradition by supporting local artists and our creative community.

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SITES UNSEEN

MAY 21–SEPTEMBER 4, 2022

If we can't see the problem, how do we understand or change it? In fall 2021, Virginia MOCA invited students from Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, and Portsmouth public schools to dig into the ecological issues facing Tidewater, Virginia. Using the design thinking model, students researched, designed, and created site-responsive, environmentally conscious, public art installations for the Museum grounds.

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FLEMING GALLERY

ATRIUM ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE EXHIBITION

JUNE 11–SEPTEMBER 4, 2022

This exhibition features the work of four artists who are participating in month-long residencies exploring environmental themes in conjunction with Maya Lin: A Study of Water. This group exhibition complements the residency program and celebrates the work of these talented artists.

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