Past Exhibitions

Our gallery is a rousing social laboratory for diverse ideas and practices. Regular exhibits showcase emerging artists while shining a spotlight on pioneering concepts and social trends. We challenge the expectations of a traditional white-wall gallery by nurturing diversity, maintaining flexibility, and facilitating cross-contamination of ideas and disciplines.

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Empowering Women of Color

EXHIBITION OPENING FEBRUARY 3, 2017 We are pleased to present “Empowering Women of Color”, a collaborative show highlighting Charlottesville’s female artists of color. To...   Read More

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World Art: Refugees

EXHIBITION OPENING MARCH 3, 2017 The World Art Exhibit features thirty-three drawings created by refugees from eight countries.  All of the work expresses aspects...   Read More

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2016 Gift Forest

Gift Forest is a pop-up market featuring over 50 artists, makers and collectors from across the region.  On November 30 The Bridge will be...   Read More

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NO WAKE Public Artist Residency Celebration

This family-friendly event is free and begins at 5:00 with refreshments and a chance to mingle–food will be available for purchase from Cote-Rotie Food...   Read More

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10th Anniversary Retrospective of The Bridge PAI

In 2004 local artists, Zach Worrell and Greg Antrim Kelly, decided that Charlottesville needed a place where artists could share, perform and gather with...   Read More

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charcoal, colored pencil & pen
2016

“The Blissful Dark” – Exhibition & Opening Reception

Stop by The Bridge for September’s Final Friday and take in “The Blissful Dark”, an exhibition by Jack Graves, III. As described by Graves, “Twelve...   Read More

Concert & Workshop, July 28 6:00-9:00 pm

Benjamin O’Brien Concert & SuperCollider Workshop, July 28 6:00 pm

The evening will begin with a concert of works that were composed using the open-source audio programming language SuperCollider. Following a brief discussion &...   Read More

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Ruddy Roye — in partnership with LOOK3

Don’t miss Ruddy Roye’s photography and workshop at The Bridge during LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, June 13 – 19, 2016. Exhibition – June...   Read More

Chrysalis ~ Chicken Bank Collective Spring 2016 Residency

Chrysalis ~ Chicken Bank Collective Spring 2016 Residency

Chicken Bank Collective is excited to be returning to Charlottesville for their fourth and final residency 2015/2016. In this residency, they’re splitting time between showing what they’ve...   Read More

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TORUS — New Stitched Paintings by Aaron Fein

An artist residency in conjunction with The TOM TOM Founders Festival’s presentation of Aaron Fein’s WHITE FLAGS in Charlottesville’s Lee Park, April 2016. Friday,...   Read More