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…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: May 5-10 Edition

Friday, May 6   Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Join Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery for the closing reception of the 4th Annual Alchemical Vessels exhibition. For more information, click here. The Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery is located at 1632 U St. NW.   Saturday, May 7  …

Weekend East City Event Round Up: April Super Weekend Openers Edition

Friday, April 1   Honfleur and Vivid Solutions Galleries–6 p.m. to 8 p.m. French Doors by Aziza Claudia Gibson-Hunter opens at Honfleur Gallery and Primordial Planes by Alexandra Chiou opens at Vivid Solutions Gallery. For more information, click here. Honfleur Gallery is located at 1241 Good Hope Rd. SE. Vivid Solutions Gallery is located next…

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: 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: 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: Fascist Hipsters Edition

Thursday, June 18 Brookland Arts Walk Third Thursday Cheryl D. Edwards’ Studio – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Post Avant-Garde/Conceptualism features the works of Olubanke King-Akerele, Charles M. Bergen, Cheryl D. Edwards, Donna-Marie R. Jones, and Sue Wribican. For more information, click here.  Cheryl Edwards’ Studio is located at 716 Monroe St. NE Studio #9. Wild…

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Memorial Day Edition

Thursday, May 21  Hamiltonian – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Stockholm Syndrome, a new body of work by artist Larry Cook, challenges visitors to look into the past and consider the evolution of racism. The exhibition questions the “post-racial” society in which we currently live. For more information, click here. Hamiltonian is located at 1353…