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Business School Artist Scalin Creates Walker Portrait

Showing beginning Oct. 19. Nationally renowned artist Noah Scalin, the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business’ first ever artist-in-residence, presented his first pop-up installation at the school in October. Scalin began “Portrait of Innovation: Maggie Walker” in the Snead Hall Atrium, 301 W. Main St., on Oct. 10. The artist and several VCU School of Business […]

Art as Health Advocacy: Regina Holliday

Showing Oct. 17-21  Activist artist Regina Holliday will speak at Virginia Commonwealth University on Thursday at noon. Part of the movement known as participatory medicine, Holliday believes that the patient should be a partner with their provider and both should work together as a team. She also argues for speedy access to digital medical records, has strong opinions about patient care […]

“Unmasked” by Alumnus Nickolai Walko

Showing beginning Oct. 17 Inspired by anatomy and the human form, Nickolai Walko, a graduate of the VCU School of the Arts, has developed a unique and eye-catching form of image-making that hybridizes classical drawing and pop art. After placing a layer of black masking tape on a brightly colored panel or wall, covering the surface […]

Sonya Clark: Textile Artist

Showing beginning Oct. 10. Selected works by award-winning VCUArts faculty member Sonya Clark. Sonya Clark has served as chair of the Department of Craft and Material Studies since 2006. Her work as a textile artist ranges from intimate sculptural pieces that can be worn on the body to installations and interactive performances. With a firm […]

Folk Fest Art and VCU Ties

Showing Oct.3 – Oct. 9 The biggest show in RVA this week is the annual Richmond Folk Festival, Oct. 7-9 2016. Last year, according to the festival website, the multi-day event brought 200,000 people to the riverfront “to celebrate the roots, richness and variety of American culture through music, dance, traditional crafts, storytelling and food.” The […]