week of 6/27/2010 presents:
OPENING FRIDAY, JULY 2, THE RICHMOND PUBLIC LIBRARY’S MAIN FACILITY
The time is here! After 5 long years the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts has it’s doors open again.
Enjoy the museum’s permanent collections as well as some special exhibits including “Matisse, Picasso
and Modern Art in Paris”, “German Expressionist Art” and Tiffany Glass.
VMFA is located at 200 North Boulevard in Richmond. For more information visit www.vmfa.state.va.us
July 12th, 19th and 26th are Monday Fundays! StudioTwoThree is putting the fun back in Mondays.
Join them at Plant Zero at 7pm for this ongoing series to see printmaking demonstations, make a zeen page,
or just talk art. Plant Zero is located at 0 East 4th Street in the Manchester Arts District.
For more information visit www.studiotwothree.com
Galleries, on an off Historic Broad Street downtown, will open new exhibits on Friday July 2nd as part of
the First Fridays Art Walk in Richmond. Galleries include 1708, Quirk, Ghost Print, The Visual Arts Studio, and
Gallery 5 plus many more. There is food, street entertainment, and shopping too! For more information
The Virginia Center for Architecture is featuring an exhibit called “Off the Wall” through August 25th.
The exhibit investigates the interaction between art and architecture.
The Center for Architecture is located at 2501 Monument Avenue. For more information visit www.virginiaarchitecture.org
Submerge yourself in books this summer. Sign up for the Summer Reading Program at the Richmond
Public Libraries through August 7th. For more information visit richmondpubliclibrary.org
Through July and August the Richmond Festival of Arts at Dogwood Dell in Byrd Park features an
eclectic mix of old and new, becoming one of Richmond's cultural treasures. A variety of shows can be enjoyed at the
"Dell" including classical music and dance; drama, comedy, and musical theatre; reggae, pop, swing, rhythm and blues,
rock, jazz and contemporary music concerts. Come early for a seat in the amphitheatre or bring a blanket to sit in the
surrounding park. For more information visit http://www.richmondgov.com/parks
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djannag June 28th, 2010
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