CitySpace Gallery Exhibit: OpenGrounds Student Scholars Exhibit

An exhibit in the CitySpace Gallery, the OpenGrounds Student Scholars Exhibit features the work of four Art and Environmental Action Student Scholars – exceptional students pursuing three projects, working with faculty mentors to develop and implement new ideas at the intersection of art, research and scholarship.

The exhibit will feature the following student scholars projects: Carbon Feed, by Jon Bellona, Ph.D. candidate in composition and computer technologies; The Infrastructural Wild, by Gwendolyn McGinn and Rachel Vassar, 2014 Master of Landscape Architecture graduates; and Community Listening in Isle Royale National Park, by Erik Deluca, Ph.D. candidate in composition and computer technologies.

There will be a First Fridays opening reception from 5:30-7:00pm on Friday, September 5 with light refreshments at CitySpace (located at 100 5th NE on the Downtown Mall). This event is FREE and open to the public.

The exhibit will remain on display through Monday, September 29. There will also be an exhibit by local organization Building Bridges on display inside the PCA office within CitySpace. CitySpace is open to the public Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm.

Art Drinks

Art Drinks — Wednesday, September 10, 5:30-7:30pm at The Southern Cafe & Music Hall

Join PCA for the next Art Drinks on Wednesday, September 10 from 5:30-7:30pm!

Art Drinks is a monthly casual networking event where you can mingle with other arts enthusiasts and creative professionals in Charlottesville. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Plus, you’ll have the chance to win exciting raffle prizes! The raffle is free to enter and takes place at 6:30pm. Community arts announcements follow immediately afterward.

The location for Art Drinks in September, October and November is The Southern Cafe & Music Hall, located at 103 South 1st Street. The Southern Cafe & Music Hall is a great locale on the Downtown Mall to enjoy food and drink as well as live music and other cultural events.

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