Exhibit Grand Opening: “Heated Exchange / Contemporary Encaustic”


  • September 14, 2017 | 6:00 pm

Exhibit Grand Opening:
“Heated Exchange / Contemporary Encaustic”
On display: September 14 – November 12, 2017

The Cultural Arts Center’s four art galleries will be open for viewing!
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 146-9pm – FREE TO ATTEND! Wine and refreshments will be served!

Location: The Cultural Arts Center
2880 Mountain Road Glen Allen VA 23060

The September 14 opening reception is FREE from 6-9pm and open to the public/family-friendly. Wine and refreshments will be served! Plus, attendees will have a chance to explore our additional art galleries, and discover unique finds in our gift shop! Mark your calendars and we will look forward to seeing you on September 14 at 6pm at The Cultural Arts Center!


Heated Exchange/Contemporary Encaustic
Opening reception: Thursday, September 14, 20176-9pm
Ten artists showcase their own unique approach to creating with encaustic, explored through painting, printmaking, drawing, collage, sculpture, and installation.

Black and Blue
Inspired by current events, Stephanie Ruffin’s acrylic paintings are reflections from her perspective influenced by both cultural experiences and her career in law enforcement.

The Art of Decorative Painting
A collection of decorative artwork painted by artists from the Richmond chapter of the Old Dominion Decorative Artists which has just celebrated 35 years in existence. The exhibit shows the beauty of various forms of strokework as well as the diversity of art media and subject matter.

Contemporary Classics
Tré Taliaferro shines a spotlight on classical entertainers from the 1900’s from Michael Jackson to Marilyn Monroe. Each painting is created with vibrant acrylic colors using a spontaneous technique.