Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Art Museum
Richmond museum holds 20,000 objects in its collection.
10 am-5 pm Saturday-Wednesday; 10 am-9 pm Thursday-Friday
(Virginia)
Free
804-340-1400
Through 9/27

Japanese Tattoo: Perseverance, Art, and Tradition

This exhibition showcases the tattoo works by seven internationally-known tattoo artists -- Ryudaibori (formerly Horitaka), Horitomo, Horishiki, Miyazo, Shige, Junii, and Yokohama Horiken.
Through 9/27

VMFA Explores the Art of Japanese Tattoo

Photographs of tattoos by seven tattoo artists inspired by the Japanese tradition of tattooing and influenced by the traditional Japanese arts of calligraphy.
Through 10/4

Felix Bracquemond: Impressionist Innovator -- Selections From the Frank Raysor Collection

Featuring displays of Bracquemond's etchings and tableware with images of birds, this exhibition explores the artist's love for nature and his interest in Japanese visual tradition
Through 2/1/16

Spotlight Loan: Eastman Johnson's Views of Mount Vernon

Two paintings on display depict Mount Vernon in 1857, when the estate was crumbling and still home to 26 slaves.
Through 2/21/16

Fellowship Exhibitions

Prints by Kris Iden (through Feb. 15) and paintings by Sally Bowring (through Feb. 7) are displayed.
11/21 - 3/13/16

Rodin: Evolution of a Genius

Nearly 200 works by Rodin are displayed to track his evolution as an artist.