RICHMOND ART CENTER Overview
Programs: Over 15 exhibitions and community projects are presented each year in four changing gallery spaces. Exhibitions for the coming year include a wide range of presentations, reflecting the diversity and vitality of this region?s artistic production, and a variety of public programs and artists? talks for the general public are also offered in conjunction with the exhibitions program, On-site education programs include over 180 classes and workshops taught by professional artist/instructors each year for children and adults in a variety of media including painting, textiles, ceramics, jewelry/metal arts, and screen printing. Off-site community-based projects and programs include after-school artist residencies at regional elementary and middle schools, an artist-led tour program for school and community groups, an after-school art program for teens exhibiting talent in the visual arts, interactive performing and visual art workshops for preschool aged children, and participation in special events such as festivals and Family Days presented every quarter in the center?s central courtyard.