Apocalypse Beach

Apocalypse Beach is a virtual student art showcase featuring works made using creative technologies, reimagining spring in the time of COVID-19. The world collapsed during last year’s spring break. A year later, we all long for a normal, fun vacation with friends and family, but the pandemic is still with us, and with a vengeance. […]

Wavelength Lecture Series: Tarek Atoui

March 30, 12—1:30 pm Tarek Atoui comprehensively exploits the potential of sound art, which lies at the heart of his practice. He is not only interested in how audio events or sounds develop an acoustic effect. Equally important to him is how these phenomena can be perceived with sensory organs other than the ear, how […]

Wavelength Lecture Series: Onye Ozuzu

March 16, 12—1:30 pm Onye Ozuzu is a dance administrator, performing artist, choreographer, educator, and researcher. She currently serving as dean of the University of Florida College of the Arts in Gainesville, Florida. Register here.

VCUarts Faculty Lecture Series: Massa Lemu

March 2, 5:30—6:30 pmVirtual event Massa Lemu will show how the dugout canoe speaks of Malawi as a dynamic place that has transformed in time. This dugout is “texxt,” with a textural surface where one can read about social histories, threatened ecosystems, neoliberal do-gooderism, and resistance from below. Register here.

TEDxVCU

TEDx is returning to VCU! This spring TEDxVCU, sponsored by The Commons, is seeking out big ideas worth hearing from students, staff, faculty, and alumni as part of a two hour virtual event to be held Saturday, April 10th. Applications for TEDx Talk speakers and performers are being accepted through March 5th here. Questions about […]

Adobe Portfolio Workshop

Friday, March 26, 2021 1:00pm – 2:30pm EDT Adobe staffers will provide tips and advice on how to use Adobe Portfolio to showcase your work from conceptualizing the layout to building the content. Register here.

Arts Mix & Mingle

Friday, March 19, 2021 1:00pm – 3:00pm EDT Checkout this virtual opportunity to meet VCUarts alumni and other professionals who are working in creative fields. Mix, mingle, and expand your network! Register here.

Visiting Artist Lecture- LaKela Brown

Thursday, March 4th at 12:15pm LaKela Brown is a Brooklyn-based artist working in sculpture and plaster relief. Her work is strongly influenced by hip-hop culture and African American aesthetics. Click here to register in advance for this meeting.

Stress Management Appointments Available to Students

VCU’s Health Promotion and Well-Being Center (The Well) offers stress management and mindfulness appointments for students. Sign up for a free, 50-minute Resilience Lab appointment here with a Well professional to learn tips to mindfully manage stress.

Wavelength Lecture Series presents Ryan Dennis

Wavelength is an online lecture series that is a collaboration between VCUarts, the ICA, and VCUarts Qatar. Join us for a lecture by Ryan Dennis on March 2nd at noon. Ryan N. Dennis is the chief curator and artistic director of the Center for Art & Public Exchange (CAPE) at the Mississippi Museum of Art. Ryan previously served as the Curator […]