Art League Events

News on upcoming events, and photos and videos from recent events, including our popular annual Patrons’ Show Fundraiser, biennial Ikebana Show, Artfête, and Art on the Rocks. To view our calendar, visit The Art League homepage.

Photos from Yesterday’s Draw-a-Thon

On Thursday, we held a members-only Draw-a-Thon at The Art League. That means short-pose figure, long-pose portrait, and bring-your-own art materials. Read more →

April Art Events in DC: Your FOMA Rx

Experience Sonic Blossom at the National Portrait Gallery, the free community day at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, or Slow Art Day pretty much anywhere. Read more →

Artist Talk with Susan Abbott: A Painter’s Pilgrimage

See the world through an artist's eyes in the latest artist talk in The Art League's Visiting Artist Series! Read more →

A Golden Patrons’ Show Anniversary: Photos From Our 50th

This Sunday, patrons got together, had a good time, and took home hundreds of original artworks. Read more →

First Time at Patrons’ Show?

The Patrons’ Show Fundraiser is a lot of fun. It also takes a little work. So if you’re attending for the very first time on Sunday, we want to help you prepare! Read more →

Say Hello to Your Patrons’ Show MCs

“Of course I said yes, because the event rules.” Read more →