McLean Project for the Arts, Washington Sculptors Group Announce Juried Exhibition Opening February 2

MPA and WSG will collaborate on “Sculpture Now 2017,” non-thematic exhibition of new sculpture works McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) and the Washington Sculptors Group (WSG) open a new exhibition, Sculpture Now 2017, on February 2 at MPA@ChainBridge (1446 Chain Bridge Road, McLean). This juried exhibition includes sculpture in many different forms and permutations, and offers a sampling of works…

Torpedo Factory Art Center Announces the 2017 Post-Graduate Residents

For the third consecutive year, the Torpedo Factory Art Center announced the names of the incoming Post-Graduate Residents. Fumi Amano, Nakeya Brown, Jay Hendrick, and Samantha Sethi were juried into the program by Kayn Miller, director of exhibitions at the Arlington Art Center. Starting in January 2017, these four emerging artists will each occupy Studio…

Susan Calloway Fine Arts Looks Back with January 13 Reception

To celebrate nine excellent exhibitions spanning abstract to landscape from 2016, Susan Calloway Fine Arts will host an exhibition highlighting the dynamic artworks on view throughout the last year. Come see select works by Mark Willems, Dana Westring, Mark Giaimo, Carol Reed, Dean Fisher, Katie Pumphrey, Natasha Karpinskaia, Matthew Langley, Steven S. Walker, Antonia Walker, and Maud Taber-Thomas.   The Year in Review opening reception will be held this Friday,…

Weekend Openings: January 5 – January 8

Friday, January 6   Studio Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Studio Gallery opens two exhibitions; HEAT + Light by encaustic artist collaborative Washington Wax Works and a resident artist group show by Otis Street Arts Project. For more details, click here. Studio Gallery is located at 2108 R St. NW.   Hillyer Art…

Red Bull Flying Bach Tour Touches Down in DC This Weekend

January 6-8, Red Bull and Live Nation Present Live Performances Of The Flying Steps Visualizing Johann Sebastian Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier For the first time ever, Red Bull Flying Bach will bring its clash of cultures to Washington D.C. for three full days of performances during their  USA Tour. After debuting to rave reviews in San Francisco in May at the iconic Masonic Theatre, the performance’s…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: December 15 – December 17

Thursday, December 15 The Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Shop local at the final Third Thursday Open Studios event of 2016. For more information including a listing of open studios, click here. The Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market is located at 625 Monroe St. NE.   Friday,…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: December 8–December 10

EMULSION 2017 East City Art’s Fourth Annual Regional Juried Exhibition Deadline: January 9, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. The annual juried competition will be held at the 5,000 square foot PEPCO Edison gallery in downtown DC.  For more information, including a prospectus, click HERE Featured Ed Baker’s Home Studio – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Guests…

CityCenter Adds Iconic Holiday Decor Tradition

CityCenterDC, the landmark, mixed-use development, has added an exciting new element to its eagerly anticipated annual holiday décor program. In addition to the city’s largest tree and reindeer display, CityCenterDC unveiled a new holiday art component along the main retail transverse of the neighborhood, Palmer Alley. The “Dream Closet” installation is transforming Palmer Alley into…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: November 17 – November 19

Featured District Clay Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Join District Clay Center for the grand opening of DC’s first ceramic center and gallery. For more information, click here. District Clay is located at 2414 Douglas St. NE.   Thursday, November 17   Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m….