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VCCA Fireplace Series 02: Nandi Comer and Sandell Morse

May 21, 2020

The next virtual event in the VCCA Fireplace Series will take place Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. ET […]

Make VCCA Your Virtual Background

May 20, 2020

Here’s a collection of photographs from around VCCA’s grounds and facilities at Mt. San Angelo in Amherst, VA, and Le […]

VCCA Fireplace Series 01: Julie E. Bloemeke and Christina Chiu

May 12, 2020

The first virtual event in a new “VCCA Fireplace Series” will debut Thursday, May 14, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. ET […]

VCCA Is Participating in #GivingTuesdayNow

May 4, 2020

#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place on May 5, 2020 – in […]

Supporter Stories: Linda Wachtmeister

April 22, 2020

VCCA is as grateful as ever to the wide network of people who have helped sustain and advance VCCA over […]

Updates on COVID-19 Closure

March 27, 2020

Dear VCCA Fellows and Friends, Our beautiful residences in Virginia and France are closed for now, due to the ongoing […]


March 27, 2020

In response to COVID-19, VCCA has temporarily closed its doors to Fellows. We look forward to welcoming writers, visual artists, […]

A Message From Kevin O’Halloran: Help Support VCCA During Unprecedented Closure

March 16, 2020

Dear VCCA Fellows and Friends, By now you’ve heard the news that the Board of Directors voted to close VCCA […]

VCCA Announces Temporary Closure in Response to COVID-19

March 15, 2020

The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), a world-renowned artist residency program with locations in Amherst, Virginia, and Auvillar, […]

Spring Volunteer Day at VCCA

March 5, 2020

Like the arts? Love the outdoors? The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), one of the world’s leading artist residency […]

VCCA Fellows and Friends Gathering in San Antonio

February 27, 2020

VCCA Fellow and Southwest School of Art (SSA) President Paula Owen will host a casual VCCA gathering on Friday, March […]

VCCA Salon at Sweet Briar College Features April Flanders and Bruce Ward

February 26, 2020

Two VCCA Fellows — printmaker April Flanders and writer Bruce Ward — will present their work to the community as […]

Kevin O’Halloran Named VCCA Executive Director

February 21, 2020

VCCA President Quinn Feldmann Graeff has announced that Kevin O’Halloran will serve as VCCA’s next Executive Director. O’Halloran’s involvement with […]

Remembering Harriet Zinnes, Six-Time VCCA Fellow

February 13, 2020

Poet, fiction writer, translator, art critic, literary scholar, professor emerita of Queens College, and six-time VCCA Fellow Harriet Zinnes died […]

VCCA Salon at Sweet Briar College Features Tom Stanley and Lenore Hart

February 4, 2020

Two VCCA Fellows — visual artist Tom Stanley and novelist Lenore Hart — will present their work to the community […]

Alonzo Davis Fellow Crystal Z Campbell Uses Art to Challenge Public Memory

January 2, 2020

A 2019 recipient of an Alonzo Davis Fellowship, multidisciplinary artist, filmmaker, and writer, Crystal Z Campbell will be in residence […]