Friday, June 26
A Creative DC – 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
A Creative DC partners with Maketto on H Street NE to present In Real Life. The goal of the invitational series, a type of networking event, is to connect and empower DC’s creative communities. For more information, click here.
The event is located at 1351 H St. NE.
Saturday, June 27
DC Arts Studios – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Washington Project for the Arts and DC Arts Studios present Professional Practices: Art Handling 101. Participants will learn how to professionally handle artworks in a gallery environment. For more information and to RSVP, click here.
DC Arts Studios, Studio 209 is located at 6925 Willow St. NW.
Studio SoHy – 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Studio SoHy’s exhibition explores the artistry and self-expression of skating. Skate Show demonstrates how the skate deck can become the skater’s canvas. All of the deck art will be on sale. For details on how to register, click here.
Studio SoHy is located at 4327 Gallatin St., Hyattsville, MD.
Otis Street Arts Project – 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Join artists Cory Oberndorfer and Jeff Huntington as they share their thoughts on their work. Visitors will be able to ask both artists questions about their work and processes. For more information, click here.
Otis Street Arts Project is located at 3706 Otis St., Mt. Rainier, MD.
Hamiltonian – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Hamiltonian presents two exhibitions, I’m looking for you… by Lisa Dillin and More Human than I am, alone by Allison Spence. Dillin explores the connection and disconnect between architecture and nature. Spence draws inspiration from Cronenberg’s film The Fly. For details, click here.
Hamiltonian is located at 1353 U St. NW.
Sunday, June 28
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Bring the family to personal docent-led tours of the exhibition How the Civil War Changed Washington. Visitors will also have the opportunity to participate in a self-guided treasure hunt activity. For more information and to register, click here.
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum is located at 1901 Fort Place SE.
Saturday and Sunday, June 27 and June 28
52 O Street Artist Studios – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The artists of 52 O Street Studios open their doors to the public for their annual open studio tours. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet the artists, explore their creative spaces, and purchase recently created works. For more information, click here.
52 O Street Artist Studios are located at 52 O St. NW.