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Artsline - Cultural Calendar

Artsline, WCVE Public Radio’s daily cultural calendar, keeps you posted on the art and cultural events in our listening areas. Artsline can be heard on WCVE Public Radio Monday through Friday at 8:19 a.m., 10:58 a.m., and 6:29 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday at 8:58 a.m. Events on Artsline are either free to the public or benefit registered non-profit organizations. Artsline is made possible, in part, by The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond.
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Thursday, September 10th

4:00pm
P. Buckley Moss returns to The Cultural Arts Center September 10 for a special Print Signing Event!
The Cultural Arts Center
2880 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
FREE! Meet artist P. Buckley Moss 9/10, 4pm at The Cultural Arts Center. She'll be on site to meet fans & sign prints & books purchased or brought from home!
more info
5:30pm
The 6th Annual VCU Southern Film Festival
Southern Film Festival
PO Box 842001
Richmond, VA 23284
SCREENING SOUTHERN MUSIC Exploring Music Traditions & Stereotypes in Popular Film Sponsored by: VCU Dept of History Details at: http://wp.vcu.edu/sff/
more info
5:30pm
Basics of Pencil Drawing with Steph Brown
Rappahannock Art Gallery
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Explore the basics of pencil drawing, tools, perspective, light sources, shading and proportion. 5:30-7:30 pm
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6:00pm
Grand Reopening of Ghostprint Gallery in Scott's Addition
Ghostprint Gallery
1202 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23230
Ghostprint Gallery reopens in its new location in Scott's Addition with an exhibition entitled "Birds" , large scale paintings of birds by Juan Perdiguero .
more info
6:00pm
Created Equal Film Series in Honor of Grady W. Powell: Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin
Virginia Historical Society
428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23221
Brother Outsider examines Rustin's 60-year career as a civil rights activist. Many were uneasy about his homosexuality, forcing him to remain in the background.
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6:00pm
The Geography of Genocide in Bosnia: Redeeming the Earth
Carole Weinstein International Center, International Center Commons
28 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173
This event is part of the fall 2015 series 20 Years After Srebrenica: Bosnia and Herzegovina Today
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5:30pm
The 6th Annual VCU Southern Film Festival
Southern Film Festival
PO Box 842001
Richmond, VA 23284
SCREENING SOUTHERN MUSIC Exploring Music Traditions & Stereotypes in Popular Film Sponsored by: VCU Dept of History Details at: http://wp.vcu.edu/sff/
more info
7:00pm
Art as Language: a Conversation at Richmond CenterStage
Richmond CenterStage
600 E Grace St
Richmond, VA 23219
Lisa Freiman, Director of VCU’s new Institute for Contemporary Art and a panel of artists explore how different art forms can interpret the same theme
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7:00pm
Junta High
W.E. Singleton Performing Arts Center
922 Park Avenue
Richmond, VA 23284
Imagine a world where students are terrorists and school spirit is to die for, literally.
more info
8:00pm
5th Wall Theatre presents Uncanny Valley by Thomas Gibbons
HATTheatre
1124 Westbriar Drive
Off of Patterson Avenue, just west of Lauderdale
Richmond, VA 23238
The dynamic between creator & the created unfolds in the "uncanny valley". Neuroscientist Claire, works with Julian, an artificial being, on becoming human.
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Friday, September 11th

9:00am
Fall Plant Sale
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Ave.
Richmond, VA 23228
Lewis Ginter Volunteer Fall Plant Sale featuring well known favorites to rare exotics. No admission fee. Regular admission to visit the Garden
more info
10:00am
New Exhibit-Labor Day Art Show Winners
Rappahannock Art Gallery
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Award winning works from the Labor Day show will be on display 10 am-4pm, Tues.-Sat. Free admission
more info
6:30pm
RVANest presents "The World Rolls Into Richmond" featuring the work of Greig Leach, official artist of the 2015 UCI Road World Championships - August 29th through September 30th
RVANest Antiques Art & Gifts
3404 Semmes Avenue
Richmond, VA 23225
The World Rolls Into Richmond Exhibition & Sale featuring the work of Greig Leach, official artist of the 2015 UCI Road World Championships Aug 29-Sep 30
more info
11:00am
Armenian Food Festival
St. James Armenian Church
834 Pepper Ave.
Richmond, VA 23226
Richmond oldest food festival featuring authentic Armenian food, wine, beer, music, dancing and family fun.
more info
12:00pm
The Civil War Adventures of My Reb-Yank Grandfather
White House and Museum of the Confederacy
1201 E. Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Dr. Benjamin Duke will trace his ancestor’s footsteps from his birth in Baton Rouge to his wartime experiences under Stonewall Jackson and Ulysses S. Grant.
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12:00pm
August/September exhibitions at artspace - Lawver, De Haven, Counselman
artspace
Zero East 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23224
Gallery exhibitions: photography by Anne Lawver, drawings and collages by Santa Sergio De Haven, mixed media sculpture by Phillip Counselman.
more info
6:00pm
Grand Reopening of Ghostprint Gallery in Scott's Addition
Ghostprint Gallery
1202 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23230
Ghostprint Gallery reopens in its new location in Scott's Addition with an exhibition entitled "Birds" , large scale paintings of birds by Juan Perdiguero .
more info
12:00pm
African Film Weekend
Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium, UR
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
Films will be shown on Friday, September 11 and Saturday, September 12. A full list of films can be found at llc.richmond.edu.
more info
5:00pm
Bike 2015: Richmmond Wheels
The Gallery at UNOS
700 N. 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Opening Art Reception featuring work by artists Andras Bality, Matt Lively and Greig Leach who is the official artist of the 2015 UCI World Championships.
more info
6:00pm
Friday for the Arts!
Downtown Petersburg
132 North Sycamore Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
Petersburg's monthly celebration of the arts, held every second Friday. Lots of art openings, music from six to one, street performers.
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