Students, faculty, staff, and the community are welcome to attend Lively Arts Events. When events are held on campus, attendees are instructed to wear a mask while in the building.

Lively Arts is presented by First Bank Richmond in partnership with WCTV.


IU East Faculty Exhibition

August 1 - September 29
Tom Thomas Gallery, Whitewater Hall

Paintings by Joseph Swanson

August 9 - October 7
Meijer Artway, Whitewater Hall
Reception September 6, 11am - 12pm


La Fiesta de IU East: Hispanic Heritage Month

Tuesday, September 19
Food, dance lessons, and music by Pavel and Direct Contact
11am - 1pm, Whitewater Hall Lobby

Travis Rountree, Reading from Remembering Hillsville

September 21
5:30pm, Community Room, Whitewater Hall

Community Sing and Celebration

September 24
With the IU East Richmond Chorale, RHS Choirs and Community Sing Along
4:00pm, The Reid Center, 1004 North A Street, Richmond

National Day on Writing

October 12
9am - 2pm, Whitewater Lobby

Whitewater Valley Art Competition

October 13 - December 8
Tom Thomas Gallery and Meijer Artway
Reception October 13, 6-8pm


Alexis Sears, poet

October 19
5pm, Facebook Live


Shiyu Wang, piano recital

November 13
5:15pm, Vivian Auditorium, Whitewater Hall