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  1. Chrysler Museum – Pier Luigi Nervi: Art and Science of Building

    October 1, 2021 - February 27, 2022
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    Chrysler Museum of Art, McKinnon Galleries

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of Norfolk’s greatest modern building: Scope Arena. Designed by renowned Italian architect Pier Luigi Nervi in collaboration with local architectural firm Williams and Tazewell, its soaring struts lift the dome and paradoxically let light in from below, not above as in traditional domed structures. This exhibition will follow Nervi’s career as an architect in Italy through many projects, including airplane hangars, cathedrals, exhibit halls, and skyscrapers, giving visitors an understanding of the unique architectural achievement of Scope and its place in the history of modern architecture.

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  2. Chrysler Museum – Building a Legacy: Chrysler Collects for the Future

    November 19, 2021 - March 6, 2022
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    Chrysler Museum of Art, Special Exhibition Galleries

    Presented in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr.’s transformative gift of art to the Chrysler Museum of Art, Building a Legacy: Chrysler Collects for the Future presents recent and promised gifts of art that will shape the collection for the next generation of museum visitors.

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  3. Nauticus: The Creative Mind

    January 15, 2022 - April 2, 2022
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    Nauticus & Battleship Wisconsin

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  4. Nauticus: The Creative Mind - $7.57 Admission

    January 15, 2022, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    @
    Nauticus & Battleship Wisconsin

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  5. d'Art Center presents "Scene" and Suzanne Yurdin Solo Exhibition in the Vault

    January 15, 2022, 5:00 PM - February 13, 2022, 5:00 PM
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    d'Art Center

    Last chance to see "Scene," a national exhibition of unique 2D and 3D artworks that are inspired by cities, towns, landmarks, and places. What scene inspires the work of today’s artists? Is it a tiny town in the middle of nowhere, or a buzzing city full of light and noise? Is it a natural wonder, or a famous man made landmark? The open call for Scene received 387 submissions from 109 artists from 33 states. 51 pieces from 39 artists from 18 states (11 Virginian artists) were selected for this exhibition. Suzanne Yurdin is a contemporary abstract painter who lives and works in Falls Church, VA. As the youngest of four, she was always playing outside or participating in sports. Her paintings pay homage to that love of nature and sense of adventure.

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  6. Virginia Symphony presents "Spirituals + Operatic Showstoppers"

    January 15, 2022, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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    Chrysler Hall

    Versatility and innovation are the hallmarks of American conductor Kellen Gray, newly-named Assistant Conductor of the 125-year-old Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Celebrate Suffolk native and Metropolitan Opera star Ryan Speedo Green as he comes home to join the VSO to kick off 2022! Green’s inspiring personal story and incredible talent (nurtured at the Governor’s School for the Arts) has been featured in numerous media outlets. For this special appearance, Green’s incredible range will be on full display. He will be joined by the highly acclaimed Norfolk State University, performing Undine Smith Moore’s Scenes from the Life of a Martyr.? Kellen Gray, conductor Ryan Speedo Green, bass-baritone Norfolk State University Concert Choir Harlan Zackery, Jr., Director of Choral Activities

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