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.

Join the Alexandria Commission for the Arts

The Alexandria Commission for the Arts is looking for members of the public to join. There are currently four vacancies on the board: Two for members who represent the public-at-large, as arts consumers and participants, and two for members who represent arts education or business expertise relative to arts and cultural development, including such Read more →

Find Holiday Events on CultureCapital!

Find DC’s Best Artsy Holiday Events on CultureCapital’s Holiday Cheer Page! Wondering what artsy holiday event to attend now that The Art League’s Artfête is over? CultureCapital has all of the local holiday events covered —  the best art, music, dance, film, and more from local institutions and organizations. Take a look at their Read more →

Artfête 2012 Wrap-up!

There was a lot going on at Friday’s Artfête Open House and Holiday Party, so we can’t blame you if you didn’t get a chance to see everything. If you’re wondering what you missed, here are some photos — and please check out our Facebook album for more! There were instructor demos, as always Read more →

Join Us at Artfête Tomorrow!

Artfête Open House & Holiday Party Tomorrow! Friday, November 30, 6:00-9:00 pm The Art League’s Madison Annex, 305 Madison Street, Alexandria, VA Tomorrow’s Artfête is THE art happening of the season. In addition to the highly anticipated jewelry and ceramic sales, our first wearable art runway show, artist demos, exhibits of instructor artwork, food Read more →

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 →