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Painting murals at Hospital Hospitality House – Arts in the Alley June 2014

Saturday June 7 and Sunday June 8 we will be painting six murals on the walls of Richmond’s Hospital Hospitality House. Hospital Hospitality House provides lodging for out-of-town patients at MCV Hospital (and their families) – cancer patients, patients waiting for a transplant, patients who were in a car accident while visiting Richmond, and so on. HHH provides […]

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Arts in the Alley at the Arts & Culture Xpo!

4th Annual Arts & Culture Xpo Saturday, June 28th – 10 to 4pm Greater Richmond Convention Center This summer duck the heat to explore booths and activities for every arts- and culture focused nonprofit you can think of with lots of activities for kids and adults — all in the comfort of air-conditioning. Experience live […]

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Painting more in Jackson Ward!

We’re ready. Sort of – because you never feel completely ready with a large project like Arts in the Alley. But we’re ready, today, to start painting more murals. Four large murals, in Jackson Ward, with between 150-200 volunteers over the course of this weekend. And we’re so excited to see RVA’s residents come together, […]

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Timelapse…

A few weeks ago we created a tile mural with the VCU IYLEP (Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program) students. We had a blast working with our new friends, and in the process created a time-lapse video: enjoy!

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Through the eyes of a teenage volunteer

I had my first experience helping out with Arts in the Alley this April. In a weekend, we painted a large mural in Jackson Ward. Over just 48 hours, a rundown wall in an unkempt spot was turned into a bright and pretty work of art. I showed up late Saturday morning and was immediately […]

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