Satellite Program Information

Students living 45 miles or less in distance from following art centers [Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art; Virginia Beach, VA; or McLean Project for the Arts] are eligible to apply for VMFA’s Teen Stylin Satellite Program.


Satellite participants in grades 6 – 12 must attend the Orientation, Creative Clothing Workshops, Dress Rehearsal, and the “Forbidden” runway exhibition. See schedules below. If students are unable to adhere to their chosen schedule, they may be dismissed from the program. Creative Clothing Workshops will all take place at the designated satellite location. The orientation for Satellite students is on Sat, Sep 20, at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Round-trip charter bus service from the McLean Project for the Arts and the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art to VMFA is available.

Please note that the dress rehearsal and runway exhibition will take place on Saturday, Nov 22, 10 am—4 pm at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220.

Attendance is mandatory. Excused absences may be considered on a case-by-case basis and are for illness, family emergencies, or academic testing. All absences should be communicated as far in advance as possible to the instructor. Students will be required to confirm their schedule and availability prior to acceptance into the program.

Satellite Program Schedule

Orientation @ VMFA, Sep 20, 11 am—2 pm | Pick up: 9 am, Return: 4 pm

McLean Project for the Arts
1234 Ingleside Ave.
McLean, VA, 22101

Creative Clothing Workshops: McLean Project for the Arts, Saturday, Sep 27, Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1 and Sunday, Nov 2 | 1 pm—4 pm (open to students in 6–12 grade)

Enrollment capacity: 15

Dress Rehearsal & Forbidden Runway Exhibition: Sat, Nov 22, 10 am –4:00 pm

Designers and models are required to travel to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 23220. Transportation to and from VMFA will be provided by charter bus for designers and models. If designers are acting as their own model, they may bring one aid. A charter bus will pick up all designers, aids, and models at McLean Project for the Arts promptly at 8 am. Lunch will be provided.

Teen Stylin’ is generously supported in part by Diane Cox Basheer and B. William Basheer.