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Arts & Culture Events

  1. Offsite Gallery exhibition "Beyond The Box" by Regent University Professor of Media & Fine Arts, Willie Cordy, Jr.

    January 15, 2021, 5:00 PM - March 5, 2021, 7:00 PM @ Offsite Gallery at MacArthur Center, Suite #287

    Join us for an opening reception, 5-7pm. Safety measures are in place throughout MacArthur Center. Masks & social distancing required. Gallery hrs: M-Saturday 11am-7pm, Sunday 12-6pm. "Beyond the Box" explores the comic book world, where imagination becomes a visual reality and creative, out of the box concepts exist. A diverse mix of sketches, inked drawings and paintings create a unique journey into Cordy’s popular City Earth series and upcoming 2021 Bass Reeves comic book release. One of his most powerful acrylic paintings, part of a developing series reflecting on real historical events in America is also on debut. A Portsmouth, VA native, Cordy knew at an early age he was destined to live a creative life. He earned an undergraduate degree and MFA from Norfolk State University then became an NSU Art Educator. Cordy is currently an Adjunct Professor of Media & Fine Arts at Regent University and an Art Instructor at the Art Institute. cordystudio.com

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  2. Hermitage Museum and Gardens present "Whistler and Company"

    January 22, 2021, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Hermitage Museum and Gardens

    Whistler & Co. includes more than sixty etchings by James Abbott McNeill Whistler and ten of his contemporaries from Britain, France, and America. Whistler’s gritty images of the River Thames and views of Venice and Paris revived, in part, the art of etching in the 19th century.

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  3. Slover Library presents "Hear Their Voices," assemblage by Kim McCoy

    January 22, 2021, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Slover Library

    "Hear Their Voices," a social activism assemblage by Kim McCoy, will exhibit at Slover Library from January 19 through February 27. The exhibition commemorates Human Trafficking Awareness Month in January, and represents the stories of captive victims. Local artist Kim McCoy collected sacred objects and personal belongings donated from the community to construct a solemn monument to the victims and their stories.

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Community/Neighborhood Event

  1. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Virtual Ceremony and Concert

    January 18, 2021, 10:00 AM - January 23, 2021, 9:00 PM

    Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 18 with a special virtual ceremony aired on COX channel Norfolk TV48, NorfolkTV You Tube channel, and Norfolk Facebook page. The virtual ceremony will include special messages from Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander and Vice Mayor Martin Thomas, Jr. and look back to the January 2020 celebration at the Attucks Theatre and wreath-laying ceremony.  The virtual ceremony will air on COX channel TV 48 beginning January 18 - 23 at the following times: · 12 a.m. · 4 a.m. · 9:30 a.m. · 1:30 p.m. · 8:00 p.m. Watch the 2021 virtual ceremony on the City of Norfolk Facebook page www.facebook.com/NorfolkVA beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 18. Also, as part of this tribute, presented in collaboration with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra and HARMONY Project partner churches, the annual “Songs for a Dreamer” concert will be presented virtually this year. For more information, visit www.virginiasymphony.or

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