Culture Connection takes a light survey of the upcoming arts and cultural events going on in the region to spotlight for our listeners. The feature shares event details that have been chosen and read for our listeners by Hanna Lynch, in loving memory of WNRN’s Culture Monkey, Beryl Solla.
If you would like to submit an arts event that is coming up in the next month, email firstname.lastname@example.org!
Beryl Solla was Chairperson of the art department and gallery curator at PVCC. She taught there for ten years and previously taught at JMU and Barry University, in Miami. She received her MFA from the University of Miami and has made various large-scale public tile projects for the past twenty-five years. Beryl was an active member in various organizations including Piedmont Council for the Arts’ Cultural Planning Committee.
Culture Connection News & Updates
Culture Connection: June 5th – June 11th
The Center at Belvedere in Charlottesville offers ongoing art programs that feature watercolor instruction, lessons in oil and acrylic, pastels, pen and ink, and more. Workshops are open to members and guests and more information can be found on the Center’s website.
In the Hampton Roads area, the Suffolk Art League is hosting their Summer Art Intensive Camp from June 20th to June 23rd. The camp is open to teens who want to grow their knowledge of visual art or build their portfolio.
The 1708 Gallery in Richmond presents “Earth Blossom”, through June 18th. The exhibit includes work by Ali Kaeini and Eleanor Mahin Thorp, two abstract artists who consider notions about displacement in their pieces.
Culture Connection Call For Submissions
Culture Connection is a service of Hear Together on WNRN, and we are always looking for submissions! If you have an interesting arts event coming up in the next month or so that you’d like us to feature, email email@example.com.