Art and Museums http://wvtf.org en Artist Bill Rutherfoord http://wvtf.org/post/artist-bill-rutherfoord <p>Artist Bill Rutherfoord has long been one of the region’s most respected artists.&nbsp; This week, he showcases eight years of work with a massive painting and sculpture exhibit titled "Allegory of No Region" at Roanoke’s Taubman Museum.</p><p></p><p></p><p>"Allegory of No Region" by artist Bill Rutherfoord will be featured at Roanoke's <a href="http://www.taubmanmuseum.org">Taubman Museum </a><span class="date-display-start">Saturday, June 14, 2014</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">Saturday, September 13, 2014</span></p><p></p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:49:48 +0000 Connie Stevens 22733 at http://wvtf.org Artist Bill Rutherfoord VaNews for 6.9.14 http://wvtf.org/post/vanews-6914 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Virginia is tying to figure out what to do with a new taxi service that may not actually be&nbsp; a taxi service, and one of the most extraordinary paintings ever created will be displayed in Yorktown. </span></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:08:42 +0000 Fred Echols 22570 at http://wvtf.org VaNews for 6.9.14 The National D-Day Memorial 70th Anniversary Event http://wvtf.org/post/national-d-day-memorial-70th-anniversary-event <p>Many events taking place at the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford in observance of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day and the Invasion of Normandy.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:25:45 +0000 Tab O'Neal 22367 at http://wvtf.org The National D-Day Memorial 70th Anniversary Event Monuments Men: The Richmond Collection http://wvtf.org/post/monuments-men-richmond-collection <p></p><p></p><p>The film <em>Monuments Men</em> raised public awareness about what happened to important works of art in Nazi Germany.&nbsp;</p><p>Some of it was destroyed, while other pieces were hidden away.&nbsp; One especially valuable collection made its way to Richmond, and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts says it just got one of the missing paintings back.</p><p></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 14:04:49 +0000 Sandy Hausman 20937 at http://wvtf.org Monuments Men: The Richmond Collection UVA Welcomes Berlin Wall Exhibit http://wvtf.org/post/uva-welcomes-berlin-wall-exhibit <p></p><p>The University of Virginia recently unveiled a surprising work of art – a painting by one of Germany’s best known graffiti artists -- on four panels of the Berlin Wall.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:19:44 +0000 Sandy Hausman 20045 at http://wvtf.org UVA Welcomes Berlin Wall Exhibit