Talks + Lectures

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Garden Inspirations Lecture & Luncheon

Tue, Apr 28, 10 am – 1:30 pm | Leslie Cheek Theater & Marble Hall
In celebration of the exhibition, Van Gogh, Manet, and Matisse: The Art of the Flower, acclaimed author and interior designer Charlotte Moss discusses twenty-five years of creating a garden and influences along the way, including how gardens are incorporated throughout the home. Following the lecture, Ms. Moss will sign copies of her latest publication, Garden Inspirations. The event concludes with a luncheon in the Marble Hall.

10 – 11 am, Lecture, Leslie Cheek Theater
11 am – 12 pm, Book Signing, Conference Room 1
12 – 1:30 pm, Luncheon, Marble Hall

$70 (VMFA members $60), includes luncheon

To reserve tickets for groups of 10 or more at $58 per person, please contact Group Sales at or 804.340.1575.

Educational programming for Van Gogh, Manet, and Matisse: The Art of the Flower is generously supported by The Robert Lehman Foundation.

Perseverance: Creating the First Exhibition Explor

Fri, May 29, 6 – 7 pm | Leslie Cheek Theater
Artist and exhibition designer Kip Fulbeck discusses his role in creating Japanese Tattoo: Perseverance, Art, and Tradition. The groundbreaking photographic exhibition explores the rich history and artistry of traditional Japanese tattoos long with its influence on modern tattoo practices. Ticket price includes admission to the exhibition on Friday,May 29.

$8 (VMFA members $5)