WORK | RELEASE is an arts venue, exhibition and events space located in the historic Texaco building in the NEON District in Downtown Norfolk, Virginia.

Our exhibition and restaurant hours are Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays 5pm – late night. We’re located at 759 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA 23510

There is ample on-street parking throughout the NEON district, all within a block or two of WORK | RELEASE. On-street parking is free after 6pm and all day on the weekends. Visit us on foot or bike and park your bike at one of the district’s many bike racks.

Our in-house kitchen and bar allow guests to grab a bite to eat and a cocktail while they experience contemporary art exhibitions, live music and other creative programming.

In addition to our public weekend programming, WORK | RELEASE offers community meeting and private event space.

WORK | RELEASE also hosts contemporary exhibitions and educational elements in conjunction with the Rutter Family Art Foundation (rutterfamilyartfoundation.org) and other arts organizations.

For general inquiries email [email protected].

For private event inquiries email [email protected].

For entertainment and public event bookings email [email protected].

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