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.

Make the Patrons’ Show a Success: Donate Artwork!

The 46th annual Patrons’ Show is coming up, and The Art League needs your help to make this year’s fundraiser a success! Each year, this art-show-slash-block-party attracts hundreds of art lovers and raises funds to support The Art League throughout the year. It all depends on the amazing generosity of our volunteers and artists. Read more →

Vote for The Art League in the Best of D.C. Poll!

The Washington City Paper is once again asking you for the Best of D.C., and The Art League is nominated for the Best Arts and Culture Nonprofit. So if you think The Art League’s programs for artists, students, and the rest of our community are the best around, cast your ballot here! The poll Read more →

“Altered Terrain”: Drawings by Rosemary Luckett

Art League instructor Rosemary Luckett has a new exhibit of drawings, open through March 2 at the Ramp Gallery at McLean Project for the Arts! For the hours and location, click here. “Virginia artist Rosemary Luckett makes works that spring from many diverse sources of inspiration, from wild American landscapes to Dutch paintings, to Read more →

Tied for Second – We Need Your Vote by 5pm!

On Monday, ACTion Alexandria, with support from the Bruhn-Morris Family Foundation, launched the “Make Us Your Favorite” Contest.  They are awarding grants to the top three organizations that recruit the most supporters to their organization pages on ACTion Alexandria (between Monday, January 14 at 9:00 am and Friday, January 18 at 5:00 pm). The prizes Read more →

Patrons’ Show Tickets Go on Sale Tomorrow!

It’s an art show, it’s a block party, it supports The Art League, and it sends hundreds of people home every year with original, affordable art. Are you ready for this year’s Patron’s Show? Tickets for the 46th Annual Patrons’ Show, The Art League’s biggest fundraising event of the year, go on sale this Read more →

“Make Us Your Favorite” & Help Us Win an Easy $1,000!

ACTion Alexandria, with support from the Bruhn-Morris Family Foundation, has launched the “Make Us Your Favorite” Contest. They will award grants to the top three organizations that recruit the most supporters to their organization pages on ACTion Alexandria between Monday, January 14 at 9:00 am and Friday, January 18 at 5:00 pm. The prizes are $1,000 Read more →