Academy Center of the Arts

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Geoffrey Kershner
Main Address:
600 Main Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504

First Fridays August

Stop by the Academy Center of the Arts for First Fridays August, sponsored by Select Bank, from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM on August 5, 2022!

The Academy Center of the Arts' First Friday's August exhibitions will feature Mixed Media by John Black & Linda Paris Black in The Ann White Academy Gallery + The Up Front Gallery, plus “Wish You Were Here” Book Illustrations by Erik Custer, Printmaking by Meg Weston, and the Vector Space’s Summer WoodWorking Program for Teens featuring: Benjamin Crews, Audrey Johnson, Elizabeth “Liza” Johnson, Mason O’Daniel, Caleb Redlinger, Carol Royster, and Cate Royster (Program Instructors: Des Black and Elise Spontarelli) in The Arts & Education Building.

Enjoy LIVE music from Spenser Harris while browsing the galleries during First Fridays August!
BONUS - First Fridays Tours are BACK! Join Dr. Kershner, Academy Historian, for a special guided tour of the Historic Academy Theatre at 6:00 PM or 7:00 PM during First Fridays August! Learn all about the Academy's history and more on this limited-time-only opportunity.


600 Main St
Lynchburg, VA 24504
United States


August 5, 2022 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm