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.

Peter Bottger on Rodin’s “The Walking Man”

Peter Bottger — sculptor, Art League instructor, and Corcoran College of Art & Design adjunct faculty — is giving a talk on Auguste Rodin's The Walking Man as part of the Hirshhorn's Friday Gallery Talks. Read more →

Hand-Spun Paper by Saaraliisa Ylitalo

Saaraliisa Ylitalo teaches papermaking classes at The Art League. You can see some of her work in an exhibit at the Torpedo Factory this month. Read more →

Art on the Rocks Recap

The fourth annual Art on the Rocks was a big success, with almost 200 people coming to enjoy cocktails, appetizers, music, and art. Thank you to everyone who came out to support The Art League! Read more →

The Artwork Behind the Cocktails

Each original cocktail at Art on the Rocks is inspired by a piece of art in "Body Language." See below for the artwork chosen by each of the five competing bartenders. Read more →

Get Your Art on the Rocks Tickets!

Art on the Rocks Wednesday, October 23, 6–9 pm Tickets: $35 each One week until Art on the Rocks! The Art League has challenged five local mixologists to each select a juried piece of artwork from the October “Body Language” exhibit as inspiration for a new cocktail and then compete at Art on the Read more →

Arts Safari Tomorrow

Come by the Torpedo Factory tomorrow (Saturday, October 12) from 12:00 to 4:00 pm for a host of fun kids' activities, including a scavenger hunt in The Art League Gallery! Read more →