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Opening Reception, Satellite Gallery: The Art of the ViBe

Mar 30

Free admission

Celebrate the opening of The Art of the ViBe!

The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) is a proud supporter of the ViBe Creative District. MOCA’s commitment to local artists and our creative community inspired this exhibition. This exhibition highlights several of the artists who share their artwork with us in the ViBe Creative District. Each artist plays a significant role in improving, engaging, and innovating within our community. The Art of the ViBe is a wonderful way for all of us to connect, collaborate, and celebrate creativity!  


Marlowe Emerson

Parrish Majestic

Reba McConnell

Cat Peterson / Flydog Ceramics

OnieTonie™ by Troy Summerell

Allison Termine

Victoria Weiss

Kelsey Witt

Organized by The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). MOCA would like to thank The ViBe Creative District and The Runnymede Corporation for their help in realizing this exhibition.


Open Monday-Friday 9am-6pm and Saturday from 10am-4pm. There is no charge for admission. MOCA has partnered with The Runnymede Corporation to open a permanent satellite gallery in the lobby of their Virginia Beach headquarters at 600 22nd Street, Pavilion II, a short walk from the museum. MOCA Satellite Gallery at Towne Pavilion II has over 80 combined feet of wall space spanning the lobby and hallways of the first floor. Exhibitions will rotate every four months featuring work from local and regional artists, some available for purchase. Exhibitions are curated by MOCA Curator, Heather Hakimzadeh and Director of Exhibitions and Education, Alison Byrne.

About ViBe Creative District
The ViBe Creative District non-profit is a 501c3 that exists to promote, support, connect, and inspire the creative industries to boost our local economy, grow jobs, and enhance our quality of life. It works to create and revive economic vibrancy in our neighborhood with a remarkable local vibe. Additionally, ViBe strives to enhance a place of discovery for locals and visitors along with economic vitality to meet the City of Virginia Beach’s vision for a quality resort destination. For more information on please visit, email  call 757-202-9533 or follow ViBe Creative District on Facebook at and Instagram at

Marlowe Emerson, Printemps, 2017. Mixed media on canvas. 48 x 48 inches. Courtesy of the artist.

Marlowe Emerson. Printemps, 2017. Mixed media on canvas. 48 x 48 inches. Courtesy of the artist.