Art Works is a great place to make art, buy art, hold an event and be creative.

Visit us Tuesday-Sunday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.

Join us every 4th Friday, 6 pm – 9 p.m. for new art shows and an opening reception.
Meet the artists, enjoy live music and refreshments.  Free and open to the public.

Family friendly, pet friendly, everyone is welcomed.

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Welcome to Art Works, a contemporary art center located in the Manchester district of Richmond, VA. We have 6 galleries and 75 artists’ studios, a classroom and event space.


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Our mission is to provide artists with a full-service art center where art can be created, displayed and a place where the public can buy original art. It is also our goal to bring art, music, events, and programs that enrich the city and the people who live in and visit our community.

Happening this month at Art Works:

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