Solar Hearts at Stir Crazy Cafe; Rudy Shepherd at 1708; Greg Osterhaus at Glave Kocen Gallery


Solar Hearts at Stir Crazy Cafe




Solar Hearts will be performing from 6 to 8 pm March 23 at Stir Crazy Café on MacArthur Avenue in Bellevue on Richmond’s Northside.

Solar Hearts at Stir Crazy.

Solar Hearts offers an original blend of indie folk, flavored with Americana, vintage soul, and classic rock unplugged. It is music with universal appeal that brings its listeners together. Solar Hearts recently opened for Tim Reynolds (Dave Matthews Band), and has appeared at numerous festivals, breweries, bars, restaurants, and coffee houses. Stir Crazy, 4015 MacArthur Avenue, Richmond, VA 23227.  (804) 864-0264.



Rudy Shepherd at 1708

We Are All Trayvon Martin

Work by Rudy Shepherd at 1708.

“We Are All Trayvon Martin”, an exhibit of works by Rudy Shepherd on display at 1708 Gallery, considers the role of the artist as witness to contemporary society. Rudy Shepherd’s paintings and drawings investigate current events: deceased pop culture icons, politicians, and both criminals and victims of crime. By presenting these portraits, including the artist’s self-portrait, with no visual distinctions, space is created for humanity to be recognized in people otherwise reduced to media headlines. This equalized rendering underscores the complexity of people and their stories; and the grey areas between innocence and guilt, or public and private.

Through March 24 at 1708 Gallery, 319 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220. Tues-Fri, 11-5; Sat, 11-4. (804) 643-1708


Greg Osterhaus 6th Annual

Exhibit at Glave Kocen Gallery 

Mauve Facade
Mauve Facade


The cows, the barns, the glowing colors, the thick paint and the decisive brush work are back. Greg Osterhaus, harbinger of spring, is back for his sixth straight year at Glave Kocen Gallery.  His works are as popular as ever and this is the healthiest preview list we’ve ever collected.

Through April 1 at Glave Kochen Gallery, 1620 West Main Street, Richmond, 23220. (804)-358-1990.


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