News/Press Coverage

Here’s what the media is saying about the Visual Arts Center of Richmond. If you’re interested in featuring VisArts in your next story, please contact Marissa Hermanson, Communications Manager.

April 2014

ArtForum — Critic’s Pick: Susie Ganch TIED

The Culture Trip — Cultural Guide to Richmond, VA: 10 Great Contemporary Art Galleries

March 2014

Richmond Times-DispatchGearing up for Collectors’ Night at Visual Arts Center

February 2014

RVANews — “5 things for families”
Richmond Times-Dispatch“Jewelry project gives bracelets, necklaces, etc. a makeover”
Style Weekly“Forging It Forward”

January 2014

Ceramics Monthly“Out of Necessity: Contemporary Ceramic Interventions”
Richmond Arts Review“Internal Vision”

September 2013

Richmond Arts Review “Skilled Hands”
Richmond Times-Dispatch — “Six ceramics artists exhibit at Visual Arts”

August 2013

Richmond Times-Dispatch — “Visual Arts Center celebrates 50 years of creativity”

July 2013

Richmond GRID Magazine — “SMILE Celebrating Visual Arts Center of Richmond”
TourFrog — features Craft + Design Show on their list of “Top Festivals in Richmond, VA”
RHome Magazine “Meditative Crafter: Julie Janeczek rekindles her love for the loom”

June 2013

Travel Nerd — “Most All-American Cities”

May 2013

Richmond Magazine —Weaving the Story
American Craft — “Craft Road Trips”
Fifty Plus — “Master potter connects with clay”

April 2013

Style Weekly — “Not Just Kids’ Toys”
Richmond Family Magazine“Visual Arts Center to Receive Award”
Richmond Times-Dispatch —Artist Aggie Zed: Aggie Zed Prepares for a Gallery Opening
Richmond Times-Dispatch — “Prominent and popular regional artist got her start in Richmond”

March 2013

Richmond Magazine“VisArts Gets a Big Head (Several, Actually)”
UVA Today“Big Heads: U.Va. Showcases Spanish Creators of Papier-mâché Festival Costumes”

February 2013

Style Weekly — “Toys Are Us: Megan Marlatt’s ‘Substitutions’ brings plastic to life at the Visual Arts Center”
HCPS TV99 — “Trip’s Trip to VisArts”
Richmond Family Magazine — “Paintings of Toys for Children and Adults”
“Muntatge, taller i viatge als EUA de Ventura & Hosta”

January 2013

RVAonTheCheap.com — “First Friday Samplers & Opening Reception”   “On my short list of places I’d like to spend Friday night . . .” (Ours, too!)
Richmond.com — “5 Budget Date Ideas for Your New Beau or Belle”
WTVR CBS6 — “Virginia This Morning: Ceramics”
WTVR CBS6 — “Virginia This Morning: Artist Megan Marlatt”

2012

December 2012: Richmond Magazine — “Richmonders Must List 2013″
11/16/12: WTVR CBS6 — Craft + Design Show featured on the “A List”
11/1/12: Us Airways Magazine — “Art for Everyone: Visual Arts Center of Richmond Encourages Lifelong Creativity”
10/29/12: Richmond Magazine — “Unbroken Legacy”
10/11/12: WCVE — “Virginia Currents” (Our story starts at 20:21)
9/24/12: Richmond Times-Dispatch — “Three Faiths, Many Shared Values”
9/19/12: Richmond Family Magazine — “Families of Abraham Photography Exhibition Opens”
7/25/12: TV8 — “Positively Richmond”
2/8/12: Style Weekly — “Time Out”
August 2012: Richmond Magazine — “Best & Worst” (VisArts won #2 for writing workshops, #2 for kids art classes, #1 for adult art classes, #3 for arts and culture nonprofit)

2011

11/9/11: Style Weekly — “Coffee Culture”
July-August 2011: R•Home Magazine — “The Hot List”