latest posts

see what’s new

National Ice Cream Day: Save the Date for Ice Cream Bowl Fundraiser!

Sunday is #NationalIceCreamDay! In need of a sweet treat? Save the date for our annual Ice Cream Bowl Fundraiser, September 21 - September 22 at the Alexandria King Street Art Festival. Read more →

It’s Not Too Late for Art Camp Fun: Fiber Camp!

Did you know? Even though Summer is underway, you can still sign your kids up for fun camps at The Art League through August 16! Read more →

Art Movie Night 2.0 features “VESSELS” animation by NYC-based Ignacio Serrano and Xiao Hua Yang

Join us Thursday July 18 at 7 pm, as the Gallery welcomes animators Ignacio Serrano and Xiao Hua Yang. Our second Art Movie Night features a screening of Serrano and Yang’s short collaborative animation exploring intercultural identity and exchange, VESSELS, followed by a talk with the artists.  Read more →

Artist Opportunities #479

Every week, we gather a variety of artist opportunities from the DC area and beyond. Find one below and apply today — good luck! Read more →

7 Art Books for a Creative Beach Read

Looking forward to an upcoming vacation? Find the perfect book to accompany you on your plane ride, throw in your beach bag, or dive into during a long road trip. Keep your artistic side teeming with ideas during the whole summer! Read more →

Don’t Table a Visit: Last Chance to See The Tabletop Exhibit

The League's 2019 nationally juried Tabletop exhibit features a functional ceramic, metal, and functional wares – perfect for wedding gift or an update to your own collection. The 50 juried pieces in the exhibit include metal utensils, wood and ceramic bowls, beautiful serving platters, ornate vases, practical but beautiful mugs, and even a small few tables! Read more →