Art League News

News from The Art League, including community outreach, important local and national arts policy, and other news we think you'll be interested in.

10% Off in The Art League Gallery TODAY!

Check out images on our Flickr site for our current exhibits (click for “Small Works,” “Large Works,” and Andrew Zimmermann’s “Cold River”) Read more →

For College-Bound Art Students: Portfolio Workshop with Ringling College

The Art League is hosting a free presentation by Ringling College of Art + Design in Sarasota, FL focusing on how to create a successful portfolio for college-bound art students. The Ringling College of Art + Design is a fully accredited instituition whose primary mission is to provide programs leading to degrees that prepare Read more →

Support The Art League and SOHO With Your Post-Thanksgiving Shopping

Planning on doing some shopping after Thanksgiving? You can buy artwork at The Art League Gallery on Black Friday (November 23) at a 10% discount, and purchases at the Alexandria Barnes & Noble on Saturday, November 24 (or online through November 29) will benefit the Space of Her Own mentorship program! See below for Read more →

Memorial Celebration of Cora Rupp

Cora Rupp, former President and Executive Director of The Art League and Torpedo Factory Artist, passed away on October 4, 2012. Cora was a creative force in our community who touched many lives through her artistic talents and seminal work with the League. The Rupp Family will hold a memorial celebration of Cora’s life Read more →

F11 Women’s Photo Group Exhibits Shots of Potomac

F11, a women’s photography collective including several Art League members, will be putting up an exhibit in Alexandria’s Beatley Central Library to coincide with FotoWeek DC, a regional photography festival taking place November 9–18 with events including exhibitions, seminars, portfolio reviews, and more. The show, “Down by the River: Visions of the Potomac” will be Read more →

Q&A with Award Winner Marilyn Milici

In “Color Sphere,” on view in The Art League Gallery through Monday, November 5, Marilyn Milici’s painting La Banda won the Sid Platt Watercolor Award, with the juror praising its strong graphical quality and contrast between light and dark. We had a chance to talk to Marilyn about the “very shocking” award, and she Read more →