Collected Works of Jean Kazandjian Opens at the Embassy of Armenia

  Renowned French-Armenian artist Jean Kazandjian will present his latest collection, Best of Both Worlds: An Exhibition of the Collected Works of Jean Kazandjian, hosted at the Embassy of Armenia in Washington, D.C. as part of the D.C. Francophonie Festival, which runs from Sunday, March 6 through Friday, March 31.  The exhibit will be on public display every Friday beginning Friday,…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: March 9 – March 11

  EMULSION 2017 Schedule of Events   Artist Talk: Today (Thu., Mar. 9) beginning at 6pm Closing Reception: Thu., Mar. 16 from 6-8pm All events are free and open to the public Location: PEPCO Edison Place Gallery at 702 8th Street NW, Washington DC Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri. from noon-4pmThursday, March 9 Details at eastcityart.com/emulsion  …

Weekend East City Event Round Up: February 16 – February 18

Thursday, February 16   Brentwood Arts Exchange – 6:30 p.m. The Last Angel of History is the second film in the Afrofuturism film series at the BAE. For more information, click here. Brentwood Arts Exchange is located at 3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood, MD.   Friday, February 17   The National Museum of Women in…

Free Community Day at National Museum of Women in the Arts Friday

The National Museum of Women in the Arts will be holding a Free Community Day on February 17, 2017 with extended hours in celebration of the opening day of our new spring exhibitions. ABOUT THE EXHIBITIONS: Border Crossing: Jami Porter Lara explores recent work by Albuquerque-based artist Jami Porter Lara, who hand-builds and pit-fires clay sculptures resembling an…

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…