EVENTS

Atrium Artist in Residence: Rowena Federico Finn¬

Rowena Finn

Artist Rowena Federico Finn. Photo courtesy of the artist

ATRIUM ARTIST IN RESIDENCE: ROWENA FEDERICO FINN

Saturday, June 8, 2024
10:00 AM-3:00 PM
Virginia MOCA

Engage with working artists creating on-site exploring themes and materials in conjunction with Mark Dion and Alexis Rockman: Journey to Nature’s Underworld. Artists will have mobile studios set up in the Virginia MOCA Atrium. The residency aims to support and amplify the work of regional artists while creating another entry point for Museum visitors to engage with contemporary art and ideas in connection with the main gallery exhibitions.

On Saturdays, May 18–June 8, our Artist in Residence is Rowena Federico Finn.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Rowena Federico Finn is a Filipino-American visual artist residing in Virginia Beach, VA. Her award-winning works have been shown in regional, statewide, and national juried exhibitions. A passionate educator and outspoken activist, Finn has dedicated her life to advocating for underrepresented groups on a host of boards and committees and teaching young aspiring artists.

rowenafinn.com

EXHIBITION

Katie Prock Just Between Us

Atrium Artists In Residence: Seda Pound, Katie Prock, and Rowena Federico Finn

SATELLITE GALLERY

This group exhibition features new work by the 2024 Atrium Artists in Residence cohort, who were invited to make the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art their working space and site for connection with the broader community. Exploring themes in conjunction with Mark Dion and Alexis Rockman: Journey to Nature’s Underworld, on view at Virginia MOCA from February 9–June 9, 2024, this exhibition complements the residency program and celebrates the work of these talented artists.

Each artist will have a mobile studio set up in the Virginia MOCA Atrium alongside an activity inspired by their process on select dates during the exhibition.

ARTIST RESIDENCY SCHEDULE

Seda Pound
Saturdays, March 23, March 30, April 6, April 13
Katie Prock
Saturdays, April 20, April 27, May 4, May 11
Rowena Federico Finn
Saturdays, May 18, May 25, June 1, June 8

VIRGINIA MOCA SATELLITE GALLERY

Open Monday–Friday 9:00 AM–6:00 PM and Saturday 10:00 AM–4:00 PM.
There is no charge for admission.

Virginia MOCA partnered with The Runnymede Corporation to open a permanent satellite gallery in the lobby of their Virginia Beach headquarters at 600 22nd Street, Pavilion II, a short walk from the museum. Virginia MOCA Satellite Gallery at Towne Pavilion II has over 80 combined feet of wall space spanning the lobby and hallways of the first floor.

December 9, 2023-June 16, 2024

VIEW EXHIBITION