Arts & Culture Events

  1. Chrysler Museum – Black Orpheus: Jacob Lawrence and the Mbari Club

    October 7, 2022 - January 8, 2023
    Chrysler Museum of Art, Special Exhibition Galleries

    Black Orpheus: Jacob Lawrence and the Mbari Club will explore the connection between African American artist Jacob Lawrence and his contemporaries based in the Global South through the Nigerian publication Black Orpheus. The exhibition features over 125 objects, including Lawrence’s little-known 1964–65 Nigeria series, works by the artists featured in Black Orpheus, archival images, videos, and letters.

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  2. The Norfolk Street Choir Project presents "Neighbors: Selected Works by Glen McClure"

    October 13, 2022, 6:00 PM - December 13, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Slover Library

    The Norfolk Street Choir Project is pleased to present Neighbors, an exhibition of selected portraits featuring individuals impacted by homelessness. The works by photographer Glen McClure will be showing from October 13—December 13, 2022, at Slover Library. Meet the artist and enjoy a performance by the Norfolk Street Choir on Thursday, Oct 13 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Slover Library Forum. The event is open to the public.

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  3. Offsite Gallery opening reception "Cuyahoga River" by local artist Susan Check

    December 9, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Offsite Gallery at MacArthur Center

    Join Norfolk Arts at our Offsite Gallery on the 2nd level of MacArthur Center for an opening reception as we welcome Virginia Beach based artist, Susan Check for her solo oil painting exhibition. Susan's portraits of the Cuyahoga River in Ohio, give life to the waters that once powered mills and filled the Erie Canal and reflect traits relevant to each mile of the 100ft. long crooked river, such as unique water patterns and seasonal changes. Susan is currently an exhibiting artist at the Artists Gallery inside the Virginia Beach Art Center.

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