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.

The Art League at the Alexandria Festival of the Arts!

Art League Helps Kick-Off the Alexandria Festival of the Arts at Market Square, Saturday, September 11, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Art League will host a variety of free creative programs on Saturday, September 11 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at Market Square in Old Town Alexandria (The Art League will be Read more →

CMDupré Artist Talk Wednesday, August 25

CM Dupré will talk about her work and painting technique on Wednesday, August 25 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm at The Art League’s Gallery at National Harbor. This talk is free and open to all! The Alice exhibit is our closing exhibit at our current National Harbor space. Announcements of our new home at Read more →

Critique with Art League Instructor Fred Markham

 Fred Markham. November Landscape. from ‘Scapes at the Art League Gallery, August 2010. Thursday, August 19, 7:00-9:00pm in the Art League Gallery. Participants may bring in two to three pieces for a group critique with Fred Markham, landscape artist, Professor of Art at NOVA, and Art League instructor. Space is limited, so please call Read more →

Gallery Talk: How to Start A Blog with Solo Artist Megan Coyle

Thursday night in the Art League Gallery, 17 League members gathered to glean some insight into the world of blogging. This month’s solo artist, Megan Coyle, began her discussion with the basics of blogging for artists: reasons for starting a blog and what to actually blog about. A blog is a great (FREE!) way Read more →

300 People Sweat it Out For "Paint" Alexandria 2010

June 19 was a blistering day in the DC area, but the heat did not keep artists and art appreciators away from coming to Old Town Alexandria for The Art League’s first FREE “Paint” Alexandria event. Seven demonstrations were held throughout the day in a variety of media, and over 300 people came to Read more →

Save the Date!

Teresa Oaxaca, “Classical Realism: New Works”May 6 – June 7, 2010Opening Reception: Thursday, May 13, 6:30-8:00 pm Stay tuned for more info! Read more →