The Maier Museum of Art
at Randolph College

CANCELED! Art Saturdays for High School: Behind the Scenes at an Art Museum

Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College 1 Quinlan St., Lynchburg

This program is canceled.    What is the difference between frass and foxing? Debbie Spanich will take you behind-the-scenes at the Maier Museum of Art and reveal secrets about her job as the Maier’s museum registrar. Then, help inspect and inventory objects in the collection.  Art Saturdays are open to high school students free of […]

Opening Reception: The 111th Annual Exhibition, Survivance: Contemporary Native Art

Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College 1 Quinlan St., Lynchburg

Refreshments & cash bar (beer/wine) Survivance: Contemporary Native Art  features artists with roots in/connections to the Santa Fe Indian Market tradition and more generally in the creative output of the region. Their work is a blend of ancestral legacy, individual expression, and contemporary innovations. Artists include Cara Romero, Diego Romero, and Michael Namingha. Image: Cara […]

Fall Family Day

Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College 1 Quinlan St., Lynchburg

Celebrate fall and the opening of The 111th Annual Exhibition, Survivance: Contemporary Native Art, with an afternoon of art-making, kid-friendly tours, food, and more!  Recommended for children ages 5 +. Free for all. No registration required.

David F. Anthony Memorial Lecture by Jeffrey Hantman

Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College 1 Quinlan St., Lynchburg

Reception: 5 - 6 pm Lecture: 6 - 7 pm The lecture, titled Monacan Millennium:  Archaeology of Mounds, Ancestral Territory and Survivance in Virginia, A.D. 1000 - 2022, will be delivered by Jeffrey Hantman, emeritus professor of Anthropology at UVA and author of The Monacan Millenium (2012). This program is sponsored by Randolph College, the […]

Art Saturdays for High School: Plein Air Painting with artist Dan Shipley

Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College 1 Quinlan St., Lynchburg

Why stay inside a studio all day when you can paint outside? Artist and art professor Dan Shipley will demonstrate plein air painting, or painting in the “open air.” Then, create a landscape inspired by Randolph’s campus and surrounding vistas.  Dress for the outdoors.  Art Saturdays are open to high school students free of charge. […]