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.

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 →

Art Whino Event

OLD SKOOLIN FOR CHILDREN Event Location:The Portals Theater1236 Maryland Ave, SWWashington, DC 20024 Saturday, Nov 7th, from 6pm – 12pm $25 advance tickets, $35 at the door – Non Profit Donation Entry Fee Exhibit featuring work by 100+ Art Whino ArtistsShow Run Date: 1 Day so don’t Miss it! Art Installation by AM RADIO Read more →

You’re Invited to The 42nd Annual Patrons’ Show Fundraiser!

The drawing will be held Sunday, February 15in the main hall of the Torpedo Factory Art Center. Tickets are $175 each and go on saleSaturday, January 17* at 10:00 amin The Art League Gallery. Each ticket allows the holder to select an artwork at the drawing on February 15. All proceeds benefit The Art Read more →