Weekend East City Event Round Up: August 11-August 13 Edition

Thursday, August 11   Target Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dotted Space features the site-specific installations of artist Wade Kramm. For more information, click here. Target Gallery is located at 105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA.   Saturday, August 13   Off-Rhode Gallery – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Two new groups exhibitions,…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Virtual Exhibiting Edition

Through September 9—Virtual Online Exhibition Academy 2015 CONNERSMITH hosts the fifteenth iteration of the annual exhibition showcasing up-and-coming artistic talent from the region’s graduating BFA and MFA classes. For more information about the virtual exhibition, click here.   Friday, September 4 The Fridge – 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. For the Love of Brick features…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Anacostia in Bloom Edition

Friday, June 26  A Creative DC – 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. A Creative DC partners with Maketto on H Street NE to present In Real Life. The goal of the invitational series, a type of networking event, is to connect and empower DC’s creative communities. For more information, click here. The event is located…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: The Black Love Experience Edition

Thursday, February 5   WPA – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Join WPA for the opening of Diamond Landscape the latest installment in the Lobby Project series. Artist Erin Elizabeth Curtis’s inspiration of antique Soumak rugs is reflected in the shape, pattern, and color of her work. For more information, click here. The exhibition is…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: January Super Saturday Edition

Saturday, January 24 artdc Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Join artdc for #WeTweetArt V3.0 the third version of their social media connected show. Viewers are welcome to visit the gallery or go online to connect with artists. The DC area artists involved in this show are working to connect with the whole world…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Artist Collectives and Fever Edition

Friday, October 24  Pleasant Plains Workshop – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Join Pleasant Plains Workshop for a group exhibition featuring the members of DDAY Collective. Members David Ibata, Danielle Scruggs, Alice Wonder, and Yodith Dammlash, explore the idea of art as a reflective process offering insight into the individuals who create the works. For…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Early Bird Edition

Anacostia Art & Reggae Saturday – 4 p.m. to 10 p. m. This Saturday East City Art and the Anacostia Gallery and Boutique team-up to bring you a self-guided tour of Anacostia’s cultural assets culminating in an Art & Reggae festival located at 2806 Bruce Place SE.  For more information including details on the self-guided…

Weekend East City Event Round Up:  2014 Gateway Open Studio Tour Edition

Friday, May 9 Honfleur & Vivid Solutions Galleries  6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Anacostia galleries are showing their feminine side this Friday with two concurrent exhibitions by women artists.  In Parallels: Sculptures and Installations, Nara Park uses water as an artistic medium.  Be prepared to see cascades, aquariums and other water features.  Upstairs at…

Weekend East City Event Round Up

Saturday March 1 CHAW– 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop will offer a series of four Sumi-e ink workshops in March starting this Saturday.  Ink-wash painting traces its origins as far back as the Tang Dynasty in China (618-907 AD).  Take all four workshops or pick the dates that suit you…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Super February Edition

Friday February 7 Ward 8 Arts and Culture Council. The Ward 8 Arts and Culture council will host a meet and greet to discuss the upcoming calendar year.  For more information, click here. The G8way Pavilion is located at 2700 Martin Luther King Junior Avenue SE   Saturday February 8 Gallery Openings Art Enables– 1…