EVENTS

Collector’s Bazaar: A Night at the Museum¬

Collector's Bazaar: A Night at the Museum

Installation view of Lisandra Ramirez, Lisandra Cubes, 2022. Plexiglass. Collection of Suzanne and Vince Mastracco. Photo by Lindsay Collette

Collector’s Bazaar: A Night at the Museum

Thursday, December 7, 2023
6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Virginia MOCA

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A celebration of all things collectible! Join us for a night of art, shopping, music, drinks, and of course, collectibles galore.

FOOD + DRINK
Love Song
Oceanfront favorite specializing in locally sourced food.

Black Sands
Classic and Modern tiki cocktail pop-up.

The Veil Brewing Co.
Craft brewery located in Richmond and Norfolk, VA. Focusing on hop-forward ales, and high-gravity barrel brewing.

PARTNERS
Thanks for Listening
The crew will be playing live, all vinyl DJ set of disco and funk from their personal record collections, and will also have a record store pop up with hundreds of vintage albums available for sale.

Work Sucks Print Co.
Small quantity-high quality, hand-pulled printing. Offering limited-edition Collector’s Bazaar t-shirts and prints designed by local artists.

Naro Minded ‘Collectors’ Edition
A video mixtape of film and video works on collections, collectors, and collecting that can be found in the legendary Naro Video Collection, Norfolk’s world-class video archive of 43,000 titles on Blu-ray, DVD, and VHS coming Winter 2024 to Old Dominion University Libraries.

GALLERY TALK AT 7:30 PM
Collecting Contemporary Art in Hampton Roads

Sam Clayman, artist and founder of ZOO Virginia Beach
Eric Wiggins, co-founder of Thank You Gallery
Andy Harris, artist and educator

MARKET VENDORS
Brass Monkey
Quirky, unusually bright, and fabulously patterned clothing and accessories

Candle Object
Hand-made sculptural beeswax candles. Dipped and shaped in Richmond, Virginia

CMR Art Studios and Collaborations
Hand-made books and specialty gifts

Coastalmod
Mid-century furniture and lighting by Jane and Gordon Martz

Jessica C. Folck
Wearable, art jewelry and silverware. All items are handcrafted and one-of-a-kind or limited-edition

Midcentury Garage Co.
Vintage home goods, jewelry, accessories, barware, and rusty goods

Keep Me Shop
Vintage wrestling t-shirts and memorabilia

Gilda Vella
Colored depression glassware

Scallywag Supply
Rare independent artist lapel pins, enamel pins, buttons, stickers, patches, cards

Seize the Zines
ZINES!

Stay Weird Vintage
Vintage memorabilia, figures, games, decor and weird stuff

Thank You Gallery
Selections from the gift shop

YesterToys
Toys from 1960 to the present day

COLLECTOR DISPLAYS
Cardinal Skate Shop
Unique, rare, artistic collection of skateboard decks from the last 20 years.

GI Joe Marvel Comics Complete Collection
Collector, Alex Scruggs

Igor’s Custom
Antique radios and taxidermy

Lawyer Garage
Rare automobiles, automobilia, and movie cars

BULL1TRC
Sneaker Collection

Metal Lunch Box Collection
Collector, John Upton

7-foot Wall of VHS
Collector, Andrew Cronin

EXHIBITION

Collector's Edition

Collector’s Edition

Collections bring joy, preserve knowledge and values, and create a legacy. This exhibition highlights our special connection to art collectors, honoring those engaged patrons who support creative culture by welcoming art into their homes and lives.

July 7, 2023-December 31, 2023

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