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Currently On View

Image: Dorothea Rockburne, American, b. 1932. Geometry of Stardust: Curvature, 2009–2010. Lascaux Perlacryl and Aquacryl paint, Golden High Load Titanium white, and gold leaf on Strathmore watercolor paper. 24 3/4 x 20 in (62.9 x 50.8 cm). 

Sep 30, 2016 to Feb 19, 2017
Image: Ann Gale, American, b. 1966. Shawna in Lines, 2016. Oil on canvas, 44 x 58 in (111.76 x 147.32 cm)
Sep 30, 2016 to Feb 12, 2017
Image: Eadweard Muybridge, American, b. England, 1830–1904. Plate 659 from Animal Locomotion Series, Collotype Print
Aug 26, 2016 to Feb 12, 2017
Image: Joanne B. Robinson Object Study Gallery
Image: Jean Arp, French, b. Germany (Alsace), 1886–1966. Oriforme, model 1962, fabricated 1977. Stainless steel, 89 3/4 x 84 1/2 x 23 5/8 in, 227.9 x 214.6 x 60 cm


Fralin Museum of Art

The Fralin Mission

The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia promotes visual literacy as part of a broader, comprehensive education for all and seeks to enhance its visitors' perceptions and understanding of world cultures throughout history and of art as an enduring human endeavor. To this end, the Museum shall acquire, preserve, study, exhibit, and interpret works of art of the highest quality in a variety of media that represent the world's cultures from earliest times to the present.


Jan 19
Eyes on Art Tour
2:30 pm
Jan 21
Family Art JAMs: Seeing Our Stories
1:00 pm
Jan 27
Final Friday
5:30 pm


Early Visions
Each Spring semester, in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Central Virginia. The Fralin offers the ten-week Early Visions program. Learn more.
Writer's Eye 2016
Now in it’s 30th year, Writer’s Eye, started by The Fralin’s docents in 1986, is an annual literary competition that challenges writers of all ages. Learn more.
Family Art JAMs
These popular programs combine age-appropriate tours with hands-on art activities that make the Museum's exhibitions accessible to children. Learn more.