Kiara Pelissier, Virginia Visual Artist

Inspring 2010, the cultural community in Virginia will celebrate the arts with performances, exhibitions, literary readings and films on the theme of Women in the Arts. All Virginia artists and cultural organization are invited to participate by presenting at least one program for the public between March and June of 2010 featuring Women in the Arts. These thousands of cultural events will be marketed as MINDS WIDE OPEN: Virginia Celebrates Women in the Arts. Each of Virginia’s 22 largest arts organizations has made a commitment to participate in 2010 and are now asking Virginia arts organizations, artists, colleges, art galleries, libraries and museums to join the celebration! www.vamindswideopen.com Also on Facebook: www.facebook.com