Art Works

Posted by Jenni Kirby - January 19 2017





 Thriving Artist Thursdays  6 pm-8 pm  

 Every third Thursday of the month Art Works hosts an educational forum from 6:00-8:00 pm, Come and learn new skills to thrive as an artist!

Art Works Gallery members and Resident artists get in free! Non-gallery members are invited to attend for a suggested donation of $10 (at the door). Or consider joining Art Works and become a Gallery Member with benefits. Click here to learn about becoming a member of the gallery.  Click here to pre-register.

VIP Meet & Eat

On 4th Friday, before the reception at Art Works, give yourself some VIP treatment and preview the exhibit, meet some of the exhibiting artists, enjoy some champagne and wine with us. Then gather at Plant Zero Café for more libations and appetizers (or a specialty sandwich).  It’s VIP Meet & Eat.  

Cost:    $34 for a couple or $22 for an individual.  

Time:   5:30 pm (Meet at Art Works main gallery and have some champagne or wine, meet the artists)

             6:00 pm – 7:00 Gather at Plant Zero Café for more drinks and food.

 Click here to buy tickets or pay at Art Works Office

~Activities & Classes

Wellness Coaching by Kelly St. Claire at Art Works

Join Kelly St Claire the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month for nutrition and wellness coaching.  Learn More


Dance Lessons


Keep N Step RVA

Thursdays 7 p.m. Learn ballroom dancing with Vince Barnes at Art Works on Thursday nights. Lessons start at 7 p.m.   Drop in’s welcomed.  Fee $10.  Click Here for More Information

Saturday Morning Yoga at Art Works

10 am – 12 pm Saturdays -  It’s winter, so the outdoors Yoga Group is meeting at Art Works. You’ll love it. Contact Annie Peace for information:

Located in the Manchester district of Richmond, ART WORKS is a full-service art center. You can see and purchase contemporary art from local and international artists. We have 75 artist studios and 6 galleries so there's a huge variety of work. Our artists rent studios where they make and sell art. Look at our shopping site to see some of the artwork that’s available to buy:

Are you a business, organization or an individual looking for a wonderful place to hold your event?  Give us a call for a tour of the facilities.  

And please come to the monthly art shows and receptions, held on the 4th Friday of each month. It’s free and open to the public.

Like us on Facebook and subscribe to our newsletter to keep informed about special events at the art center, like the Earth Day Festival, artOber Halloween and the Arts, Dog Days of Summer and Holiday Art Market.

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday noon – 6 p.m.   Closed Mondays

Handicap Accessible, Free Admission, Family Friendly, Pet Friendly, LGBT+  Friendly

Hours:​ Tuesday – Sunday noon – 6 p.m. Closed Mondays Handicap Accessible, Free Admission, Family Friendly, Pet Friendly, LGBT+ Friendly

Contact:   Art Works, Inc.

320 Hull Street  Richmond, VA 23224.

Glenda Kotchish (Owner)  

Jessie Boyland (Gallery Director)

Albert Kotchish (Event Director)