Join the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month! To honor its commitment to inclusion of people of Hispanic heritage and the broader Latino community, VMFA continuously expands its offerings of educational and cultural experiences. Such efforts include Spanish-language resources as well as programs that celebrate the artistry and cultures of Latin America.
The following events, programs, and resources offer only a glimpse of the ever-growing lineup of content and experiences that VMFA continues to develop for Spanish-speaking audiences.
Events & Programs
Open Studio Sunday
Sun, Oct 1, 2023 | noon–3 pm
WestRock Art Education Center
For all ages; children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage month by coil-building (air-dry) clay pots inspired by Pre-Columbian ceramics and examples by contemporary artists from South and Central America.
Free, no registration required.
More to Explore
Explore VMFA’s online resource that showcases centuries of art by Latin American and Hispanic artists.
Go “beyond the label” to tour VMFA’s permanent collection with these 13 Spanish-language audio clips.
Check out Spanish-language resources, including hands-on art activities and guides.
Watch the “VMFA en español” playlist to learn about artists, take part in an art activity, and enjoy musical and dance performances.
VMFA Strategic Plan 2021–25
VMFA is always setting its sights higher and, guided by the latest Strategic Plan, striving to become a more vibrant, inclusive cultural leader.