Lynchburg Virginia 24501
The art gallery at Lynchburg
College, in the Dillard Fine Arts Center, was established in 1974 and dedicated in 1990 as the Daura Gallery, in memory of Pierre Daura and Louise Blair Daura. The collection of works by the Catalan-American artist Pierre Daura, Louise Blair Daura and many other American and Virginia artists now includes more than 1,000 paintings, sculptures and works on paper. In addition, the gallery houses more than 3,000 works from the collection of Martha Daura. The Daura Gallery presents changing exhibitions drawn from the collection and from public and private sources. Staff or docent-led tours are available by appointment two weeks in advance. Works of art and the Daura Archives are available to qualified scholars by appointment. Lectures and gallery talks are scheduled regularly. Open Monday-Sunday, or by appointment; admission is free. Closed during College recess.
Other Art nearby:
(Lynchburg) Academy of Music
(Lynchburg) Cherry Tree Players
(Lynchburg) Daura Gallery
(Lynchburg) Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra
(Lexington) Nelson Fine Arts Gallery
(Bedford) Ron Louque Gallery, Virginia Art & Gifts
08/21 Coming to The Lynchburg area
Virginia Pork Festival Emporia VA June12 The Virginia Pork Festival is one of the East Coast's largest food festivals, combines outstanding pork dishes with continuous live music from multiple stages.
Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Harrisonburg VA June9-16 The Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival is a week-long summer music festival devoted to promoting an appreciation and understanding of the music of Bach and a featured composer, country, era or people.
Golden Delicious Festival Clay WV August30-September1 The Golden Delicious is the State Fruit of West Virginia. Clay County is the birthplace of the golden delicious. Antique Car Show, Art Auction Baking Contest,
5K Run/Walk, Golf Tournament.
Richmond's Original Italian Street Festival Richmond VA September28-29 Richmond's 17th Street Market will be magically transformed into an authentic Italian village for this year’s 8th Annual Italian Festival.