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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
January 11th - October 3rd
November 12th, 2016 - February 20th
Love, Loss, and the Cycle of Life
Jasper Johns, Edvard Munch
October 22nd, 2016 - December 31st, 2018
September 24th, 2016 - February 15th
April 30th, 2016 - February 12th
Kertész
André Kertész
UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
February 16th - October 3rd
A Commitment to the Community: The Black Photographers Annual, Volume I
Anthony Barboza, Roy DeCarava, Louis Draper, LeRoy Henderson, Beauford Smith, Ming Smith, Shawn Walker
February 16th - October 3rd
February 16th 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
February 10th - June 18th
February 1st - March 1st
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.