Gallery Programs

Upcoming Programs


3 in 30: African American Art and the Power of the Written Word

Tue, Feb 11, 11–11:30 am and Thu, Feb 13, 6:30–7 pm | Meet at Visitor Services

Join Dr. Christopher C. Oliver for an exploration of three objects on view at in VMFA's American Art galleries and discover their connection with the power of poetry and prose.

Free, no tickets required.


African American Read In

Tue, Feb 27, 5:30–7:30 pm | Meet at Visitor Services

Literature and fine arts come together with African American Read-In at VMFA. See and hear notable figures from the greater Richmond community as they lend their voices in prose and poetry readings throughout the galleries. In this powerful display of storytelling, experience evocative and poignant pairings of works by African American artists and authors.

Free, no tickets required.