Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art
Region: Oceanfront Central (11-25), Virginia Beach
The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art has brought the significant art of our time to the Hampton Roads area. Through regularly changing exhibitions by regional, national, and international artists, the Museum explores contemporary culture and brings it to life through educational programming and special events. The award-winning facility is also host to many regional events, performing arts programs, and family entertainment. This is a special place to visit while traveling or vacationing in Virginia Beach.
Upcoming Major Events at Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art
| Apr 6 |
10:00am - 1:00pm
|Gallery Exhibits, Military or Patriotic Events|
Congratulations to the New Waves 2019 award winners! Thank you to our juror Carmen Hermo!
Best in Show:
Caitlin Blomstrom, The Artists' Wives, 2017
Mahari Chabwera, Self Portrait of Nanu Buluku as Isis, In Eden, Calling the Earth to Witness, 2018.
Sandy Williams IV, I Get It From My Mama, 2018.
Megan Angolia, Friends Ask Why I Don't Get My Nails Done, 2016
Elizabeth Lowney, VA Code 32.1-370, 2018
Photo of Carmen Hermo by Victor Castro ... See MoreSee Less
We're getting ready to announce the New Waves 2019 awards! ... See MoreSee Less
Special thanks to Gina Adams, Charles Williams, and Annie Layne for giving our staff and Gallery Teachers a tour of The Rest of History and Annie Layne: Brazen. We had a fascinating look at their work today.
Join us at the Spring Exhibitions Opening Celebration tonight for art, music, and delicious food! PLUS the New Waves 2019 awards for Virginia artists! ... See MoreSee Less
It's not too late to join us for the Spring Exhibitions Opening Celebration tonight, starting at 6:30PM! We'll have tickets available at the door, so bring a friend!
Photo by Fresh Look Photography ... See MoreSee Less
Join us on Saturday for a Letter Cutting Session with Gina Adams!
Participate in cutting letters for one of Adams' Broken Treaty Quilts, then visit the TowneBank Galleries to see her work in The Rest of History exhibition. ... See MoreSee Less
Get your advance tickets by 5pm TODAY! Join us for the opening on Friday and avoid the purchasing line for tickets at the door.
Celebrate the opening of The Rest of History, New Waves 2019, and Annie Layne: Brazen.
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Wednesday March 20th, 2019
Join us this Friday to celebrate the opening of The Rest of History, New Waves 2019, and Annie Layne: Brazen!
Advance tickets are recommended and available until 5pm tomorrow. Register: tinyurl.com/mocaopening2019 ... See MoreSee Less
Tuesday March 19th, 2019
Congratulations to artist Richard Hollant, the African American Cultural Center of Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach Arts, City of Virginia Beach and everyone involved in bringing the new public art installation Portraits from a Place of Grace to reality.
Resting at the future home of the African American Cultural Center of Virginia Beach the immersive design celebrates Virginia Beach’s historic African American neighborhoods and their residents.
Visit the work at the future site of the AACCVB at 744 Hampshire Lane in Virginia Beach.
Richard Hollant Images
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Monday March 18th, 2019
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Hello! $7.70 adults, $5.50 students/seniors 65+/military with ID. Children 4 and under are free. The new exhibitions will be open this Saturday. You can find more details at VirginiaMOCA.org.
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Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art
2200 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA, United States