Open House

Qatar Week 2022

Join our colleagues from VCUarts Qatar for Qatar Week at VCU for a series of dialogues, exhibitions, performances, panel discussions, and screenings. Qatar Week is taking place from Sept 19–21.

Student Dialogues
Studying art and design at VCUarts, be it in Richmond or Doha, is an exciting journey!
Join our students from the two campuses as they talk about art, leadership, and semester exchanges, and discuss new areas of collaboration.
September 19, 2022
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm (EDT)
Pollak Building (VCUarts), Richmond
Register your attendance via link below


Creativity strikes gold at the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ 
Join Dean Berbić and VCUarts Qatar alumni for a panel discussion on VCUarts Qatar women’s involvement in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. The discussion will be moderated by Dean Berbić.
September 20, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (EDT)
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Qatar Time)
VCUarts Qatar House, 1326 W. Broad St., Richmond, VA 23220
To join online, please use the link below.


Research Labs Exhibition Reception
The Exhibition is a collection of 11 faculty-led research labs exploring cultural production, nanotechnology and textiles, sound design, art and law in the Gulf, product design, pedagogy, and emergent technology in creative practice.
September 20, 2022
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm (EDT)
The Anderson Gallery
Please RSVP your presence for the Reception to


Tasmeem Doha 2022 Radical Futures Panel Discussion
Join VCUarts Qatar Tasmeem Doha 2022: Radical Futures co-directors, and Dominic Willsdon (Moderator, Associate Professor of Art Education, and Executive Director of the Institute for Contemporary Art) for Tasmeem Doha 2022 Radical Futures Panel Discussion.
September 21, 2022
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (EDT)
7:00 pm - 9:00pm (Qatar Time)
The Institute for Contemporary Art
601 W., Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220
This is a hybrid event. Please click on the link below to register to join the panel discussion virtually. 


Qatar Week 2022 Celebrations
Carmenita Higginbotham, Dean, VCUarts, Richmond, and Amir Berbić, Dean, VCUarts Qatar cordially invite you to the Qatar Week 2022 Celebrations.
September 21, 2022
6:00 pm (EDT) at The Institute of Contemporary Art 601W., Broad Street, Richmond
The program features a public screening of video reels and Metaverse 2.0 film screenings from Tasmeem Doha 2022 curated by Róisín Tapponi.
Please RSVP your presence to

Date & Time

Mon / 19 Sep 2022 /


Free - Open invitation