Programs & Events

The University Museums host lectures, gallery talks and family programs throughout the year, in conjunction with current exhibitions or to highlight research on works from the permanent collection. All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Film and Video Screening, Ukrop Auditorium, Queally Hall, Robins School of Business
“Department of Art & Art History Film & Video Series: Landscape and Land Use”
Co-curated by Jeremy Drummond, Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History, University of Richmond, and his students
In conjunction with the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts (

Friday, April 17, 2015, 1 to 5 p.m.
2015 Arts and Sciences Student Symposium in the Modlin Center for the Arts
Artists’ Talks, Harnett Museum of Art, University Museums
Presented by graduating studio art majors in the exhibition Senior Thesis Exhibition:
Sarah Kadison, Emily King, Isabel Moffly, and Amy Reader  

Family Programs

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 10 to 11 a.m.
Museum Story Time for Children, Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature
Reading from Angela M. Scheideler and Lisa M. Scheideler’s book Chicken Pot Turtle Goes to Iceland
Followed by an art activity
Free, reservations recommended, call Martha Wright, Coordinator of Visitor and Tour Services, University Museums, at 804-289-8237, or email

Museum Hours

Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art
Sunday through Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturdays

Joel and Lila Harnett Print Study Center
Sunday through Friday, 1 to 5 p.m. and by appointment call (804) 287-6424.
Closed Saturdays

Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature
Sunday through Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturdays