Look out for the golden bunny! Yes, it’s possible when you join us at LCVA for “Mission POSSIBLE,” week at Summer Art Studio. Stop by Monday-Friday between 11am and 2pm this week to make some out of this world (space-themed) artwork! #lcva #summerart #summerartstudio
Even kitties are excited for LCVA's upcoming exhibition! It's the perfect #caturday to get excited about A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America coming to LCVA this August 17th. Some cats even say the #SharedLegacy catalogue makes the perfect pillow. #LCVA #SharedLegacyfolkart #CoolCatsLoveArt #CatsAndArt #MuseumCats
Happy Friday! Mark your calendars for two weeks from today! LCVA will be hosting a Seasonal Wine & Brew with Marcus Pendergrass and Laurabella Owen. Stop by on July 27 from 5-7 pm to unwind with art, friends and neighbors in LCVA's galleries, and enjoy a curated wine, beer, or specialty cocktail.
Wednesdays are for watermelon! This painting from the “A Shared Legacy:Folk Art in America” exhibition looks like the perfect summer snack. Like what you see? Stop by the LCVA starting August 17 (5-8pm) to see this artwork and many others in person! (Pictured)Still Life with Watermelon, 1860–80 Oil on canvas Painted in Mount Vernon, Ohio Daniel McDowell American, 1809–1884 A Shared Legacy:Folk Art in America is drawn from the Barbara L. Gordon Collection, and organized and circulated by Art Services International, Alexandria, Virginia.
Ever wondered what it is like working behind the scenes at the LCVA? Now you could find out first-hand! LCVA is hiring! Follow the link below to learn more about our Museum Preparator job and learn how to apply. http://www.longwood.edu/media/human-resources/solomon/PW053-Museum-Preparator-(Readvertised).pdf
Explore great unknown this week and next at the LCVA. Summer Art Studio will be themed Mission Possible until July 20. What lies beyond our planet? Space exploration ignites our imagination. Let’s venture into the creative atmosphere of galactic proportions by peering into outer space! Stop by between 11 am and 2pm to create some space art. Summer Art Studio is free and open to the public-no registration required!
Today is the last day of tie-dye week at the LCVA. Next week will begin a new theme at the 2018 Summer Art Studio. Stop by today between 11am and 2pm to tie-dye a shirt if you haven't already. We will provide the tie-dye, you bring the shirt! We can't wait to see you!
Preparation for the “A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America” exhibition are in full swing here at the LCVA. #behindthescenes #lcva #sharedlegacyfolkart
LCVA will be closed today, Wednesday July 4th. We hope everyone enjoys the gourd-geous day! LCVA will reopen tomorrow. Pictured: Unknown artist Uncle Sam, n.d. painted gourd 12.75 x 7.5 x 6.5 Gift of Julia J. Norrell