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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Boulevard
Richmond, Virginia 23220-4007
Venue Type: Museum
CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
November 12th - February 20th, 2017
Love, Loss, and the Cycle of Life
Jasper Johns, Edvard Munch
October 22nd - December 31st, 2018
September 24th - January 29th, 2017
April 30th - January 17th, 2017
Kertész
André Kertész
QUICK FACTS
Open hours
Sat-Wed 10-5; Thu-Fri 10-9
Phone
804.340.1506
Cost
Free admission to permanent collection; fees for special exhibitions and programs
DESCRIPTION

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts houses a remarkable permanent collection of more than twenty thousand works of art from almost every major world culture. Especially noteworthy are the museum’s collections of Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Modern and Contemporary American art donated by Sydney and Frances Lewis; French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art and British sporting art given by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon; American art acquired through the J. Harwood and Louise B. Cochrane Fund; The Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Fabergé jeweled objects; and The Jerome and Rita Gans Collection of English Silver. The museum’s holdings of South Asian, Himalayan, and African art are among the finest in the nation.