EVENTS

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Jul 01
PROGRAMS
Membership Swap with Virginia Zoo

Virginia Zoo and Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art are swapping members for the month of July!

July 1 - July 31, 2021

Jul 25
PROGRAMS
Looking to Learn: Art & Storytime

Children ages 3 - 8 and their caregivers are invited to join us each month as we look, learn, and make, in response to themes from our current exhibitions. This live streamed program for families will include close-looking at artwork, reading of a storybook, and a making activity inspired by the theme.

Sunday, July 25, 2021
10:00 AM

ZOOM

Aug 05
PROGRAMS
Guerrilla Girls: The Art of Behaving Badly

Join us for a virtual evening with the Guerrilla Girls as they discuss their art, actions, and book Guerrilla Girls: The Art of Behaving Badly. A Q&A session will follow the discussion.

Thursday, August 5, 2021
6:30 PM

ZOOM

Aug 12
PROGRAMS
Coffee + Conversation: Lauren Keim

Join us for a casual conversation exploring current exhibitions, led by Virginia MOCA staff and guest lecturers. Meet artist Lauren Keim and learn about her work in Lauren Keim: Everyday Magic. Everyday Magic features a selection of recent photographs by Lauren Keim celebrating and exploring the vitality and beauty of overlooked moments in everyday life.

Thursday, August 12, 2021
11:00 AM

VIRGINIA MOCA

Aug 17
PROGRAMS
Instagram Live Chat

Join Curator Heather Hakimzadeh for a conversation with current and past Virginia MOCA exhibiting artists and other inspiring creatives. Guests will give us a look inside their studios, share current projects, and discuss process and inspiration.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
11:00 AM

INSTAGRAM: @VirginiaMOCA

Aug 26
PROGRAMS
Close Looking & Cocktails

Join Virginia MOCA staff for an in-depth and interactive look at select works of art from our current exhibitions using Close Looking techniques.

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, August 26, 2021
5:30 PM

VIRGINIA MOCA

Aug 29
PROGRAMS
Looking to Learn: Art & Storytime

Children ages 3 - 8 and their caregivers are invited to join us each month as we look, learn, and make, in response to themes from our current exhibitions. This program for families will include close-looking at artwork, reading of a storybook, and a making activity inspired by the theme.

Sunday, August 29, 2021
10:00 AM

VIRGINIA MOCA

Sep 16
PROGRAMS
Instagram Live Chat

Join Curator Heather Hakimzadeh for a conversation with current and past Virginia MOCA exhibiting artists and other inspiring creatives. Guests will give us a look inside their studios, share current projects, and discuss process and inspiration.

Thursday, September 16, 2021
11:00 AM

INSTAGRAM: @VirginiaMOCA

Sep 23
PROGRAMS
Artists and Curator Conversation: She Says: Women, Words and Power

Join Heather Hakimzadeh, Curator, for a conversation with She Says exhibiting artists April Bey and Zoë Buckman. The artists will discuss their work on view at Virginia MOCA and their use of text as an essential part of their artistic practice to investigate identity and power.

Thursday, September 23, 2021
6:30 PM

Zoom

Sep 26
PROGRAMS
Looking to Learn: Art & Storytime

Children ages 3 - 8 and their caregivers are invited to join us each month as we look, learn, and make, in response to themes from our current exhibitions. This live streamed program for families will include close-looking at artwork, reading of a storybook, and a making activity inspired by the theme.

Sunday, September 26, 2021
10:00 AM

ZOOM

Oct 12
PROGRAMS
Coffee + Conversation

Join us for a casual conversation with Amplify exhibiting artists Julia Kwon and Erika Diamond. Led by Virginia MOCA staff and guest lecturers.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
10:00 AM

ZOOM

Oct 17
PROGRAMS
Family Fest

Family Fest offers a unique opportunity for all ages to create, explore, and connect with art. Join us as we celebrate our current exhibitions with inspired art making, gallery activities, and more!

Sunday, October 17, 2021
10:00 AM

VIRGINIA MOCA