Celebrate the achievements of elementary, middle and high school students from Virginia Beach City Public Schools during Youth Art Month. Youth Art Month encourages support for quality school art programs, and promotes art material safety. The program provides a medium for recognizing skills developed through visual arts experiences unlike any other curriculum subjects, including:
• Problem solving
Art shows, special exhibits, fundraisers, and school and community activities take place annually, traditionally during March, to celebrate visual art education for grades K – 12.
MOCA's Fleming Gallery annually showcases the work of more than 1,000 regional artists, educators, and art students. Partnerships with the City of Virginia Beach Schools, Skillquest, and other local arts organizations provides a variety of community artwork for display.
Fleming Gallery Partners include:
Annual exhibitions include:
The Fleming Gallery is named after MOCA Honorary Trustee Barbara Fleming.