EVENTS

Intro to Contemporary Art¬

Hands holding a blue, white, and green woven piece of fabric.

Photo courtesy of Renee Calway

INTRO TO CONTEMPORARY ART

Saturday, April 20, 2024
12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Virginia MOCA

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Ages 9–12
3 Sessions
Instructor: Renee Calway

Uncover the themes, techniques, and materials exhibited in the galleries at Virginia MOCA, and immerse yourself in the essential studio practices of a contemporary artist. Learn to create works of art from start to finish as you perform visual research in a sketchbook and experiment with a variety of techniques and materials in drawing, painting, and weaving. By the end of this experience, you’ll walk away with several mixed-media artworks and a sketchbook full of useful knowledge!

Saturdays, April 20–May 4
12:00–1:30 PM
Members $65, Nonmembers $80

EXHIBITION

Mark Dion and Alexis Rockman: Journey to Nature's Underworld

Mark Dion and Alexis Rockman: Journey to Nature's Underworld

Mark Dion and Alexis Rockman: Journey to Nature’s Underworld unites over 30 sculptures and paintings by two renowned artists who have explored humanity’s strained relationship with the environment for over 30 years.

February 9, 2024-June 9, 2024

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