Beat Poets Party and First Friday
April 1, 2016, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Riverviews Artspace at 901 Jefferson Street, Lynchburg VA
Join us for the kickoff of BEAT BURG, Riverviews’ annual month long poetry festival. The Beat Poets Party will take place in the Craddock-Terry Gallery with live jazz by Quintana and performances of Beat poetry and original works by local writers Nicholas Steven George, Nakesha Moore, and Adam Snavely. On view is the vibrant exhibition of paintings and drawings, Lost in Transitions by NY based artist Eleen Lin. The exhibition will remain on view in the Craddock-Terry Gallery through April 22nd. First Friday will also feature Spring Surprises in the Riverviews Co-Op Gallery, mediation sessions and an exhibition on peace in Yoga Goodness Studio, the grand opening of WNRN Radio’s Lynchburg satellite office with art by Marcelo Quarantotto, and open houses in artist studios throughout the building. First Friday at Riverviews is free and open to the public.