The Virginia Chamber Orchestra, David Grandis, Music Director - Image courtesy Virginia Chamber Orchestra
Sun. Apr. 7, 2019 4:00pm
Where: Ernst Community Cultural Center, Northern Virginia Community College
8333 Little River Turnpike Annandale, Virginia 22003
Timed to commemorate General and President Dwight D. Eisenhower and the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, on June 6th, 2019, a live concert with narration will provide a fresh approach to this important leader.
Adriana Corral, Unearthed: Desenterrado (2018). Site-specific installation at Rio Vista Farm, Socorro, Texas. Flagpole: 60 feet; Flag: cotton, 18 x 30 feet. © 2018 Adriana Corral. Photo: Courtesy of Adriana Corral and Black Cube.
Mon. Apr. 22, 2019 - Fri. May. 24, 2019
Where: Staniar Gallery at Washington and Lee University
Washington and Lee University, 204 W Washington St, Lexington, VA 24450
In her socially engaged practice Texas-based artist Adriana Corral investigates universal themes of loss, human rights violations, concealment, and memory. Her rigorous research-based practice and solicitous process draws from the fields of anthropology, journalism, gender studies, and human rights legal studies.
The Cherokees, Their Neighbors, and the Rivers that Made America
Greg Smithers - Photo by Pierre Courtois, Library of Virginia
Tue. Apr. 30, 2019
Where: Library of Virginia
800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA
Join Virginia Humanities Research Fellow Greg Smithers, a professor of history at Virginia Commonwealth University, for a talk on his research for a project entitled “The Riverkeepers: The Cherokees, Their Neighbors, and the Rivers that Made America.” The book is a biography of aquatic places that Cherokee people and their indigenous neighbors believed were filled […]