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…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Last Call for 2013 Edition

Friday December 13 Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (6:30pm to 8:30pm) Make the most of your Friday Happy Hour- why not Sip ‘n Paint?  Taught by working artists Ellen Cornett and Shepard Bear, this activity offers a great opportunity to socialize, enjoy libations while creating your own masterpiece.  For more information and to register, click here….

Holiday Arts Markets Have Arrived!

Do not waste your time or money at the malls this weekend or this holiday season. Save the following dates and Buy Local, Buy Art! Art Enables http://www.art-enables.com Holiday Show Sat., Dec. 14 | 1-4pm Brentwood Arts Exchange arts.pgparks.com/Page19056.aspx Black Friday Sale – 20% off all inventory Sat., Nov. 29 (today) | 10am – 7pm…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: The Art Harvest

Saturday November 12 Union Arts Building (12-6pm) The Union Arts Building opens its doors to the general public.   Watch artists create in this former industrial building.  For more information, click here. The Union Arts Building is located at 411 New York Avenue NE   Off Rhode Gallery (1pm to 4pm) OMG Shoes! features work by…