Environment at Risk art exhibition opens September 14 in Glen Allen, Va.

September 5, 2023

Jessica Sims, jessica@appvoices.org, 804-356-1228

Glen Allen, Va. — On Thursday, September 14, Appalachian Voices will host a new art exhibition “Environment at Risk” at the Gumenick Family Gallery of The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen in Henrico County, Virginia. “Environment at Risk” features paintings, drawings, sculpture and art installations from over 40 contemporary artists inspired by our natural world, and showcases the impacts to local communities and ecosystems from environmental threats.

“Environment At Risk” will be on display from September 14 to November 5, with an opening reception on September 14, from 6 to 8 p.m., featuring local musicians Holy River. Included in the exhibition are artists Genesis Chapman, Janet Scagnelli, Nikki Painter, Santa Sergio De Haven, Denali Nalamalapu and Paul Terrell. The multi-media exhibition is free and open to the public.

WHO: Over 40 regional artists
WHAT: Opening reception featuring live music from Holy River
WHERE: The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, 2880 Mountain Road. Glen Allen, VA 23060
WHEN: Opening Reception Thursday, September 14, 6-8pm, Exhibit on display until November 5, 2023


Appalachian Voices is a leading nonprofit advocate for a healthy environment and just economy in the Appalachian region, and a driving force in America’s shift from fossil fuels to a clean energy future.