Frances Brand's "Firsts" Collection
Frances Brand (1901-1990) was an activist and artist who painted over 150 members of the Charlottesville community. The Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society has handpicked twenty-five “Firsts” to “Re-Open the Gallery” at the Center at Belvedere from July 5 to August 31, 2022. Admission is free. For more information about Frances Brand and her “Firsts,” check out our page about her on cvillepedia. To see the Gallery of Firsts in its entirety, check out our digital exhibit!