COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Museums Announced

Monday, April 13, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 13, 2020) As the spread of COVID-19 has made a significant impact on the arts, cultural and museum communities, the Virginia Beach Cultural Affairs Department has assembled a resource database for those affected.

The database contains regional and national resources, and includes information about funding, emergency grants, impact surveys and more. Visit the Resources section of the Cultural Affairs Department website for the complete list of resources, which will be regularly updated as new information becomes available. Visitors are also encouraged to email the Department at artsinfo@vbgov.com if they identify additional resources not listed.

For the latest information, follow the Cultural Affairs Department on Facebook @virginiabeacharts and on Twitter and Instagram @vabeacharts. For information specific to the Virginia Beach History Museums, follow @vbhistorymuseums on Facebook and Instagram and @vbhistmuseums on Twitter.

ABOUT THE CITY OF VIRGINIA BEACH CULTURAL AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT:

The Cultural Affairs Department engages residents and visitors through meaningful arts, heritage, and cultural experiences to connect and strengthen communities. The Department assists and directs the Virginia Beach Arts & Humanities Commission, coordinates the City's Public Art Program, oversees Virginia Beach History Museums, provides contract management for the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, serves as the liaison with Virginia MOCA and the ViBe Creative District, and serves as a resource to local arts and humanities organizations. 

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