Archive for “Art”

Family Weekend Concert and Arts Around the Lake

It’s Family Weekend at UR, which means a free Family Weekend Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Camp Concert Hall and the 34th annual Arts Around the Lake show on Sunday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Plein Air Richmond

The Plein Air Richmond artists will be painting in the Near West End this Thursday and Friday: Thursday, June 13 – Libbie and Grove (includes University of Richmond campus) Friday, June 14 – Wilton House Museum – 215 South Wilton Rd., Richmond, VA 23226 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Arts Around the Lake Comes to the University of Richmond on Sunday

Arts Around the Lake at the University of Richmond is this Sunday, September 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. around Westhampton Lake. Approximately 100 Richmond- area artists will be displaying and selling their artwork Admission and parking are free.

University of Richmond Museums Announce Fall Program Schedule

One of the great things about living in the Near West End is that we are so close to the University of Richmond‘s rich cultural & educational events.  Mark your calender for these dates — all events are free  and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. Of particular interest for families is the free Family Arts […]

Save the Date for the Bon Air Artist Association Show at Mary Munford

Mary Munford Elementary School will once again host the Bon Air Artist Association Art Show this fall — October 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Save the date! “Art Affair”, includes 120 artists, accepts local, regional and national artists working in a variety of media including oil, watercolor, pastels, and photography, sculpture, jewelry and […]

Crossroads Art Center Hosts Indoor Art Walk Tonight

Crossroads Art Center will host a free Indoor Artwalk, reception & Open House tonight from 6 – 9 p.m. Guests will have time to view all of the featured art while enjoying a drink from the cash bar and food from Sticks Kebob Shop, Gearharts Chocolates and Cabot Creamery Cooperative. Come enjoy a night of art […]

Crossroads Art Center to host Indoor Artwalk & Benefit

Looking for something to do tomorrow night? Crossroads Art Center is having a free indoor artwalk and open house Friday night from 6 to 9 pm.  Also enjoy live music by Darryl Ellyson of the River City Blues Society, a cash bar benefiting the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation. Plus a benefit — the Bustin out […]

University of Richmond Museums Announce Spring Exhibit Schedule

One of the many reasons I adore living in the Near West End is that there are so many wonderful (and often free) cultural activities nearby, many of them sponsored by the University of Richmond.   Between the Lora Robins Gallery, Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art and the Modlin Center performances, there are so […]