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MOCA receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

Friday, March 18, 2016
Dot Greene PR & Marketing Specialist 757-425-0000 x321Dot@VirginiaMOCA.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing (Virginia Beach, Va.) Mar. 8, 2015 — Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) received $50,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) Marketing Leverage Program grant fund. In total VTC awarded more than $812,000 for 39 tourism marketing projects across the state to help increase visitation and revenue for Virginia’s localities through tourism. The grants are designed to help local and regional tourism entities attract more visitors by l…

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MOCA receives  Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

One-of-a-Kind Meets Once-in-a-Lifetime

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Dot Greene PR & Marketing Specialist 757-425-0000 x321Dot@VirginiaMOCA.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE One-of-a-Kind Meets Once-in-a-Lifetime, as the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art presents “Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose” (Virginia Beach, Va.) Feb. 29, 2016 — The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) announces the opening of “Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose” (“Turn the Page”), on view May 22 through Dec. 31, 2016. The exhibition is a collaborative initiative by two like-minded organizations, MOCA and Hi-Fructose, The New Contemporary Art Magazine, based in San Francisco, California. The exhibition, curated by MOCA, is a retrospec…

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One-of-a-Kind Meets Once-in-a-Lifetime

Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art receives $20,000 grant from National Endowment for the Arts

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) December 8, 2015 — The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced today that the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) will receive a grant in the amount of $20,000 to support an unprecedented exhibition; Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose, May 22-December 31, 2016. Turn the Page is a collaborative initiative by two like-minded organizations – MOCA and Hi-Fructose, The New Contemporary Art Magazine, based in San Francisco, CA. The exhibition is a retrospective of the magazine, curated by MOCA, which will feature 50 of some of the foremost contemporary artists of this decade. Works from artists like Beth Cavener, Wim Delvoye, Ron English, Shep…

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Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art receives $20,000 grant from National Endowment for the Arts

Virginia MOCA's NEW WAVES 2016 Call to Virginia Artists

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Contact: Dot Greene, PR & Marketing Specialist 757.425.0000 x.321  For Immediate Release Virginia MOCA’s NEW WAVES 2016 Call to Virginia Artists (VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) October 2, 2015 — The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) announces their winter/spring exhibitions, January 30-April 17, 2016. They will include for the 21st year a contemporary showcase of Virginia artists in New Waves 2016 and is currently accepting submissions to this annual juried exhibition. Since 1995, MOCA has offered a unique opportunity for emerging Virginia artists to have their work juried by practicing art professionals and displayed in a museum alongside renowned contemporary artists. Last year, ov…

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Virginia MOCA's NEW WAVES 2016 Call to Virginia Artists

Virginia MOCA will Exhibit the Imaginative Worlds of Critically Acclaimed Artists; Trenton Doyle Hancock, Andrea Deszo, and Amanda McCavour

Monday, August 31, 2015
Contact: Dot Greene, PR & Marketing Specialist 757.425.0000 x.321 dot@VirginiaMOCA.org   For Immediate Release Virginia MOCA will Exhibit the Imaginative Worlds of Critically Acclaimed Artists; Trenton Doyle Hancock, Andrea Deszo, and Amanda McCavour   (VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) August 11, 2015 — The galleries at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) will transform into metaphoric, and literal, tunnels of visual discourse; beckoning guests to visit lands brimming with colorful characters, paper dioramas, and diaphanous day-to-day objects, by four highly-regarded contemporary artists for their fall exhibitions; September 11-December 31, 2015.   Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin & Bo…

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Virginia MOCA will Exhibit the Imaginative Worlds of Critically Acclaimed Artists; Trenton Doyle Hancock, Andrea Deszo, and Amanda McCavour