Weekend East City Event Round Up: The Changing City Edition

Henry Bagato comments on DC’s rapid gentrification in Idle Time. Image courtesy of the Fridge.


East City Art’s annual production EMULSION 2016 returns to Gallery O on H this spring. Submit your work for consideration by February 15.  Details about EMULSION found here.


Thursday, February 11


National Postal Museum – 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The National Postal Museum celebrates Black History Month with exhibition Freedom Just Around the Corner on view. For more details, click here.

The National Postal Museum is located at 2 Massachusetts Ave. NE.


Saturday, February 13


Project Create – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Project Create hosts the first in a series of Family Art Days which will take place on the second and fourth Saturday of every month. Participants of all ages will be able to create art projects and enjoy refreshments. For more information, click here.

Project Create is located at 2028 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE.


Art Enables – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Art Enables presents the opening of two new exhibitions Images of Washington and Words Worth/Worth Words. For more details, click here.

Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave. NE.


Hamiltonian – 1:30 p.m.

Engage with Hamiltonian fellow Nara Park at an artist talk.  The sculptor will discuss her recent projects. For more information, click here.

Hamiltonian is located at 1353 U St. NW.


The Fridge – 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The Fridge presents Idle Times by Henry Bagato. His exhibition makes a social commentary on the changing state of Washington DC. For more details, click here.

The Fridge is located at 516 ½ 8th St. SE.



Jess Oros is the Editor of East City Art. You can get more information about East City Art on Facebook, by following them on Twitter, or click here to sign up for their newsletter.


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