Monumental II: Looking at representation and design in Richmond’s current and future monumental landscape (available as outreach or virtual)


How do monuments get made? What is the next monument to go up in our city? Students will analyze concept ideas from an international competition to reimagine the public spaces on Monument Avenue. What do you think the next monument should be? (outreach or virtual)

Program Objectives: Students will demonstrate an understanding how monuments as objects of public memory are created  in our community and how representation and design have changed over time.

Program Type: school program
Grade(s): 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6
SOL(s): VS.1, VS.8, USII, USII.3, USII.4, CE.1, VUS.1, VUS.7, GOVT.1, GOVT.3, GOVT.9