Weekend East City Event Round Up: Super February Edition

Thursday, February 18   David C. Driskell Center Gallery – 5:30 p.m. Willie Cole’s lecture is presented in collaboration with the University of Maryland’s Department of Art. Cole is known for his sculptures made of recycled materials. For more information, click here. David C Driskell Center Gallery is located at 1207 Cole Student Activities Building….

Weekend East City Event Round Up: The Changing City Edition

EMULSION 2016—MONDAY DEADLINE!   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…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Time to Rewind Edition

EMULSION  2016 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.   Friday, January 29 Honfleur and Vivid Solutions Galleries – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Vivid Solutions Gallery opens Signal from Noise by Sol Hill while Lillian…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Holiday Open Studios Edition

Thursday, December 10   39th Street Gallery – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Gateway CDC hosts a holiday Party, membership Meeting, and pop-up exhibition to kick off the holiday season. For more information, click here. 39th Street Gallery is located at 3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood, MD.   Friday, December 11   Anacostia Arts…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Krampus Night Edition

The fourth annual Krampuslauf at Gallery O on H includes a Krampus Parade down H Street NE, a gallery opening and an after-party. Image by Phil Hutinet for East City Art. Friday, December 4   Wohlfarth Galleries — 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wohlfarth Galleries presents the works of six artists: Mario Abbatepaolo, Lisa Farrell,…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Fall Studio Tours Edition

Thursday, November 19   Monroe Street Market – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Visit the Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market where artists will welcome guests into their workspaces and demonstrate their creative process. For more information, click here. The Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market is located at 716 Monroe St. NE.   Washington…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Grand Openings Edition

Thursday, November 12   Congress Heights Arts and Culture Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. CHACC invites guest to help them kick off their month-long celebration of Lois Mailou Jones. Visitors are asked to bring non-perishable goods to the center this month. For more information, click here. CHACC is located at 3200 MLK Jr….

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Troublemakers Edition 

Saturday, November 7 Fontana Forge – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fontana Forge will host their second annual fall open house. Guests will also have the opportunity to register for a basic blacksmithing class. For more information, click here. Fontana Forge is located at 2414 Douglas St. NE. CHAL – 3 p.m. to 7 p.m….

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Art in the Alley Edition

  Friday, October 16 Art in the Alley – 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Head to Trinidad this weekend and enjoy the seventh installment of Art in the Alley. This community arts festival provides guests with an opportunity to see local art and enjoy enjoy music and refreshments. For more details, click here. The event…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Outsider Art Edition

  Saturday, October 10 Stitch & Rivet – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Stitch & Rivet hosts a “Meet the Maker” series through November 21, 2015. Join Annie Howe for a workshop on paper cuts and prints. For more information, click here. Stitch & Rivet is located at Studio #3 716 Monroe St. NE. Anacostia…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Summer Swimming Edition

Thursday, August 13   Anacostia Community Museum – 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ACM’s award winning photographer, Susana Raab, discusses her research documenting east of the river communities and how those communities have changed over time. For more details, click here. Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum is located at 1901 Fort Place SE.   Friday, August 14…