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February 6 – June 6, 2021
November 13, 2020 - July 25, 2021
on display YEAR-ROUND
February 6 – June 6, 2021
on display year-round
February 6 – June 6, 2021
on display year-round
February 6 – June 6, 2021

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Adult Socials Exhibitions & Openings Film & Lectures Family Events General Outdoor Events Just For Teens

Leadership Circle Event: Art & Food Pairings

Satellite Gallery: First Course

Museum Closed to Public

Exhibitions Virtual Opening Reception

Marbled Mugs: Make-it with MOCA

Saggar Firing Workshop - Day 1

Healing VB: An Expressive Arts Project with EVMS

Just Dinner with Your Neighbor’s Hood

Camera Boot Camp: Introduction to Manual Settings

Building Closed Today

Spring Break Keepsake Box: Mini Make-it with MOCA

Gallery Performance: Embodied Social Movements

An Evening with Michael Kagan + Leland Melvin

Virginia MOCA at Fuse Fest

Members Only: Marbled Mugs

Book Signing: Michael Kagan

Family Workshop: Printmaking

Independence Day Holiday

Annual Board of Trustees Meeting

Art Camp Registration | Members

Art Camp Registration | Non-members

Artful Insights - In Response: Norfolk State University

Exhibitions Open: Member Preview

Artists and Collector: Shifting Gaze: A Reconstruction of the Black & Hispanic Body in Contemporary Art

Virtual Studio School Registration | General

Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

SkillQuest Reception and Art Auction

Abstract Art: Freedom of Expression 

Special Guest Speaker: Michael W. Twitty

POSTPONED - Fluid Acrylic Pouring

Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

Last day of current exhibitions!

Instagram Live Chat

POSTPONED - Encaustic Painting and Mixed Media Lab

Virtual Studio School Registration | Members

Saggar Firing Workshop - Day 2

Acrylic and Mixed Media Painting: Image Transfers and Transparent Glazes

Camera Boot Camp: Introduction to Manual Settings

Virtual Exhibition - In Response: Norfolk State University

Give the Gift of Art, and We'll Match It

Family Fest & Meet the Artist

May 12: Give Local 757

Valentine's in the ViBe

Exhibitions Open: Member Preview

FlickIt! Fridays: TRON at Naro Cinema

Boardwalk Beach Club presented by Steinhilber's


Membership Swap with The Virginia Zoo

Fused Glass Jewelry Design

Compostable Materials: Bioplastics

Nourish Master Class with Marcia Neblett—Relief Printmaking

POSTPONED - Community Conversation: Human Rights & Relations

Date Night: Plaster Hand Mold and Casting


Wayne White: Beauty is Embarrassing Screening at MOCA Nights

Nourish Artists & Partners Conversation: Food, Environment, & Sustainability

Wet Paint: Block Party and Live Painting Event featuring Greg "Craola" Simkins

Boardwalk Art Show Deadline

The Art of Storytelling (Ages 6-12)

2019 Boardwalk Art Show Presented by PNC

Members Only: An Evening with Michael Kagan + Leland Melvin

POSTPONED - Exhibitions Opening Reception

Virtual Family Fest

Jan 13: New Waves 2020 Deadline

Closing Celebration: Wayne White: MONITORIUM and Small Works, Tall Tales

POSTPONED - Virginia Glass Guild at MOCA

Community Conversation: Social-Emotional Learning and Anti-Bias Education at Home

Leadership Giving Members: Director's Series

The People's Pour - Virginia Beach's Largest Paint Party

Community Conversation: Food Insecurity in Hampton Roads

Members Only Reception with MOCA Executive Gary Ryan

Teen Open Studio: Found Text and Images

Opening Reception Satellite Gallery: Art of the ViBe 2

Artful Insights: The Art of the ViBe 2

The Director’s Series: Instagram Live Studio Tour with Ryan McGinness

Michael Kagan Benefit Print Available at 11AM

New Waves 2020: Contemporary Approaches to Art Making

Greenware Dropoff Begins

Ghiora Aharoni Releases Limited Edition Print to Benefit Virginia MOCA