EMULSION Opening this Weekend

“28 EMULSION 2016 artists compete for three cash prizes awarded Saturday, April 9 at 8:30 p.m.”

EMULSION 2016 Venue
All events will take place at Gallery O on H located at 1354 H Street NE in the heart of the Atlas Entertainment District. Valet Parking available across the street at 1353 H Street NE.


  • Opening Reception: Saturday, April 9 from 8 to 11 p.m.
  • Awards Ceremony 8:30 p.m.
  • Music by Wes Felton.  More about the artist HERE


  • Panel Discussion—DC’s Gentrification and the Artist’s Experience.  Panel discussion on how members of DC’s artist community have documented and experienced displacement in DC.  Tuesday, April 12 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Live Portrait Demonstration—EMULSION 2016 artist Ben Barker will paint the portrait of live models and answer any questions you may have about this time-honored process. Wednesday, April 13 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Artist Talks—EMULSION 2016 artists discuss their work and process.  Thursday, April 14 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Workshops—Discover your inner artist with Plaza Artist Materials, Windsor & Newton and Liquitex where participants will have the opportunity to work with the following:  1) book making 2) water colors and markers 3) collage techniques/acrylic mediums.  Saturday, April 16 from 1-5 p.m.
  • People’s Choice Award—Saturday, April 16 from 6-8 p.m. | Awards ceremony at 6:30 p.m.  

Gallery Hours
•    Sunday, April 10 open from noon to 4 p.m.
•    Tuesday-Friday, April 12-15 open from 6-9 p.m.
•    Saturday, April 16 open from 1-8 p.m.

ARTISTS (works and statements)

JUROR—Maryland Art Place Executive Director Amy Cavanaugh Royce

PRODUCTION—East City Art Media



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