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.

FOTOWEEK DC: International Awards Competition

If you’re a photographer in DC, then FOTOWEEK DC is probably already on your calendar. But if not, make sure you check out their website and see how you can get involved! 2011 FotoWeek DC International Awards Competition Challenge the Way We Look at the World FotoWeek DC’s fourth Annual International Awards Competition is Read more →

The Art League’s Monthly Plein Air Painting Event

Jack Dyer Once a month on second Sunday mornings this summer, a group of painters can be seen setting up shop by the Alexandria waterfront. They pull out their easels, arrange the canvases, spread out their paints and brushes, and get to work immortalizing the beautiful scenery.  Vicki Blum This group of artists is Read more →

"Music & The Civil War": Next Week in The Art League Gallery!

Christian McWhirter, PhD in US History Plenty of public panels and lectures have been given on the arts and on The Civil War; both crucial topic in our national rhetoric. But how are they related?  That’s exactly the question Christian McWhirter aims to answer in his upcoming seminar on July 23rd at 1pm in Read more →

Artist Talk: Robert Keating

Join photographer Robert Keating this Thursday, December 2 at 7:00 pm as he discusses his Solo Exhibit The C&O Canal: Places and Stories, featured this month in the Art League Gallery. Read more →

December 3-5: ArtFest and the Holiday Ceramics and Jewelry Sale

ArtFest 2010 – Our Lively Open House and Holiday Party!Friday, December 3, 6:00-9:00pm at The Madison Annex (305 Madison Street) Join us as we open up our 3D instructional space for our annual holiday party. Check out where our most hands-on classes are taught while enjoying artist demos, 2D/3D exhibits, our very popular holiday Read more →

“Transition to Digital” at The Art League

David Applegate (Conservator, National Gallery of Art) and Jim Steele (Photographer, Torpedo Factory Resident Artist) will present “Transition to Digital” on Thursday, November 18, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm in the Art League Gallery.This informal talk will focus on the transition from traditional film processes to the current state-of-the-art digital processing. Both technical and Read more →