The Virginia Commonwealth University and Richmond communities have enthusiastically embraced the planned VCU Institute for Contemporary Art, and gifts have neared the three-quarters-mark. In the meantime, an international director search is under way. Read more.
Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 took place Dec. 4–9. Led by Dean Joseph Seipel, 25 members of the Pollak Society spent a whirlwind four days at ABMB visiting Art Basel, famous satellite shows and private collections. The School of the Arts was well-represented by alumni and faculty. Read more.
The Virginia Commonwealth University Board of Visitors approved a master site plan for the future that calls for new construction in alignment with its strategic plan that will over time help close the gap between VCU’s downtown campuses, improve way finding and pathways and result in added classroom and laboratory space. Read more.