Fine Arts & Flowers 2024 will be a spectacular museum-wide exhibition of floral designs inspired by works of art in VMFA’s permanent collection.


Held biennially since 1987, Fine Arts & Flowers 2024 is presented by The Council of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts with creative floral designs by Garden Club of Virginia, Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, and Ikebana of Richmond.

The celebration begins with a dazzling Gala and preview of more than 70 floral interpretations throughout the museum. Other special events include talks from renowned guest speakers and VMFA curators, luncheons, floral design workshops, exhibition tours, a fashion show, and a variety of family activities.

General admission to the galleries where floral designs are on display is free. Tickets for programs and events go on sale May 2024.

Proceeds from Fine Arts & Flowers sponsorships and ticket sales will support the ongoing research, development, and installation of exhibitions at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Individual and corporate sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, please contact Kathryn Blessing at or (804) 340-1465.

Official supplier of flowers and plant material since 1987

Bouquet of Flowers with Sunflower, a Laurel Wreath, Sprig of Orange, Birds and Insects (detail), 1674, Jan Davidsz. de Heem (Dutch, 1606-1684), oil on canvas. The Jordan and Thomas A. Saunders III Collection.