‘There’s a story only you can tell’: Step inside the new VPM + ICA Community Media Center

VCU News

Nov 9, 2021

The center, which is opening its physical doors for the first time, is a forum for community storytelling, and a way to find new voices that we need to hear.

Rise of the Pod

Richmond Magazine

Feb 1, 2021

The new VPM + ICA Community Media Center provides resources to support the growing local podcast scene.

Virginia’s VPM and ICA at VCU partner on Community Media Center in Richmond


Mar 8, 2021

Novice and advanced Virginia-based podcasters alike can now build their skills through the VPM + ICA Community Media Center, a free and public recording studio and workspace co-sponsored by Richmond’s VPM and the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University.

Many Voices, Different Rooms

Richmond Magazine

Sep 8, 2020

The ICA at VCU and VPM team up for a podcast catalytic creator.

Virginia Commonwealth University launches programme dedicated to the art of podcasting

The Art Newspaper

Aug 11, 2020

Embedded within the school's Institute for Contemporary Art, the initiative positions podcasting as a crucial skill for creatives.

VCU Students Earn Finalist Honor in NPR Competition


Aug 27, 2021

Students took on the project as a part of a course at Virginia Commonwealth University called “Podcasting While Black.” VCU professor Chioke I’Anson, known as a “Voice of NPR” for his underwriting credits, challenged his students to tackle a challenging moment in history, a task made even more challenging since the three produced the podcast virtually.

Q&A: Phoebe Judge & Lauren Spohrer

Richmond Magazine

Apr 16, 2021

The podcast producers partner with VPM and the ICA at VCU on a hybrid show.

ICA, VPM launch community media center for podcasting


Aug 11, 2020

The Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University and NPR-affiliate station VPM are creating a media center inside the ICA for the production of audio content by VCU students, local community members and VPM professionals.