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Richmond Craft Trip
Friday, October 26, 2018, 8:00 AM to Saturday, October 27, 2018, 5:00 PM EDT
Category: TRIPS

Richmond Craft Trip
October 26 - 27, 2018

Join the James Renwick Alliance October 26-27, 2018 for a visit to Richmond's vibrant art scene. See three collections never visited by the James Renwick Alliance; visit the studio of Kiyomi Iwata and view seven craft galleries. Additionally, we will visit the new Institute for Contemporary Arts, the Virginia Museum of the Fine Arts, and spend the afternoon at Virginia Commonwealth University with students and faculty, including Susie Ganch, Interim Chair of Craft/Material Studies.

Special thank you to trip organizer and former JRA Board Member, Lois Jecklin.

$360 Members / $410 Non-members

Included: Bus ground transportation in Richmond, all museum and tour fees, three meals
Not included: Transportation to Richmond, Lodging.
The Graduate Hotel is our recommended lodging. (Directions for reservations at a discounted rate of $169 is available upon registration.)



FRIDAY 10/26/18
10:00AM Chasen Gallery
11:00AM Virginia Museum of Fine Art (VMFA) tour of Fine Arts and Flowers
12:30PM Lunch at VMFA
2:00PM Studio visit with Kiyomi Iwata studio
3:00PM Gallery walk (1708 Gallery, Candela Gallery, Quirk)
5:30PM Private collection of Allison Weinstein and Ivan Jecklin
7:00PM Dinner on your own

SATURDAY 10/27/18
8:45AM Temple Beth Ahabah, Tiffany windows
9:30AM Recently opened VCU Institute of Contemporary Art
10:30AM Virginia Commonwealth University, Craft/Material Studies Dept.
12:15PM Lunch with VCU
1:30PM Private collection of Dr. Paul Monroe and Dr. Sara Monroe
2:15PM Private collection of Sandy and Heyn Kjerulf 
3:00PM  Private collection of 
Pam & Bill Royall at Try-Me soda plant
3:30PM Gallery walk (Reynolds Gallery, Page Bond Gallery, VisArts)
5:00PM Studio visit with Susie Ganch
6:15PM Dinner at Acacia