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VMFA Field Trip

String. Acrylic. Perfume. And postcards. The cutting-edge work of Howardena Pindell explores intersections of art and activism through the use of innovative mix-medium. On November 2nd, make a field trip with us to the Virginia Museum of Fine Art for a guided tour of Pindell’s oeuvre. Curated by Valerie Cassel Oliver, this exhibition will trace the of arc of Pindell’s illustrious career from her early paintings to her recent “video drawings.” Each piece seamlessly integrates the personal with the political— providing cultural critique on pressing issues of racism, sexism, violence, and exploitation. Following the tour, VMFA will host a private reception. ‣ Transportation accommodations are available to Members.

Earlier Event: October 31
Spirits & Spirits w/ Spirit Lab Distillery
Later Event: November 6
For Us, By Us