Recent 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.

Face to Face: Portraits of our Vibrant City

  APPLICATION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 4, 2018 Face To Face: Portraits of Our Vibrant City uses the intimate process of portraiture to connect artists and...   Read More

Windows: Jum Jirapan, Aidyn Mills, Karina A. Monroy

The Bridge’s Collaborative Residency artist invite you to their 2018 Collaborative Residency Exhibition, opening September 7 and running through the month. What we see...   Read More

Gallery of Curiosities

Gallery Of Curiosities This community-curated Wunderkammer showcases, the unique, bizarre, fanciful, sacred, ill-defined, celebrated, historical, alternative, supernatural, and otherwise curious collections and creations of...   Read More

June Bouquet: New Works by Veronica Haunani Fitzhugh and Aerial Perkins

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative hosts June Bouquet, a photography and poetry pop-up exhibition running June 29 through July 1. The exhibition opens with...   Read More

Redefining the Family Photo – Exhibition Opening

Exhibition June 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm and runs through June. Come join us for our kickoff party for a group photography...   Read More

Collaborative Residency 2018

The 2018 Public Artist Collaborative Residency program will provide an opportunity for 3 local artists from the city of Charlottesville working with varied mediums...   Read More

Golara Haghtalab: “Who Is Your RGB Self?” Exhibition

An inventive exhibition, Golara Haghtalab’s “Who Is Your RGB Self” features a miniature landscape by use of paintings, poems, sculpture, and interactive installations to...   Read More

Beasts: Annie Temmink

Beasts! – Annie Temmink Internationally awarded sculptor and costume designer, Annie Temmink, unveils the show Beasts! at the Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative through the...   Read More

Jum Jirapan – Coexist: A Prayer Flag Project

Jum Jirapan brings Coexist: A Prayer Flag Project to The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, opening the evening of Friday January 12th, 2018 and running...   Read More

Destinee Wright: Solidarity Cards Project

Saturday January 20, 5:30 PM Exhibition Opening at The Bridge, 209 Monticello Rd. Friday January 19 6:00 PM  at the Jefferson School: presentation at “Healing...   Read More