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Howardena Pindell Continues To Challenge Race & Gender Discrimination Through Art

Since the 1960s artist Howardena Pindell has been inspiring the next generation of black women in the art world to continue breaking down barriers and creating spaces for women of color to be heard. Two black women working as curators organized an exhibit featuring her work at VMFA.

Valentine Exhibit Examines Richmond's 400-Year Monumental History

An exhibit at the Valentine Museum looks at the historical context of public monuments in Richmond from the era of European explorers through the present day. The Museum aims to facilitate discussion about what the City chooses to commemorate and chooses to forget. Gabrielle Jones has more for Virginia Currents.

WCVE Continues To Celebrate Jazz's 100 Year Legacy

WCVE is one of the few local radio stations continuing to celebrate the legacy of jazz music daily. 

Jazz with Peter Solomon, weeknights at 7 p.m., highlights a variety of styles from contemporary and traditional artists. “Jazz has a recorded history that goes back 100 years and when I program music I try to reflect the full scope of that history," says Solomon.