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Our galleries are temporarily closed for installation until September 9. Our building remains open to the public, including the ICA Shop, Community Media Center, and the exhibition Doing Language : Word Work. View the calendar to see ongoing in-person and virtual events.

Photo: Elizabeth Furgurson

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Photo: Elizabeth Furgurson

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Photo: Elizabeth Fugurson

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Real Local RVA Presents: Sustainable Abundance with Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms

Wednesday, Nov 28

6:30 PM–9:00 PM

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Real Local RVA and VCU’s Institute for Contemporary Art are proud to bring Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms to Richmond. Arguably America’s most celebrated pioneer of chemical-free, sustainable farming, Joel will dive head first into the topic of “Sustainable Abundance.”

Guests are invited to arrive early to attend our newest exhibitions, Hedges, Edges, Dirt and Provocations: Rashid Johnson. Guests are also welcome to enjoy a snack or beverage at Ellwood Thompson’s at the Abby W. Moore Cafe. before the event. Following the lecture, ticketed guests are invited to stay for a reception from 8-9 p.m. with light food and drink.

Real Local RVA is a grassroots group of independent, small grocery stores, restaurants, breweries, farmers, farmer’s markets, value added producers and supporters dedicated to growing the local food scene in Richmond and the surrounding area.