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.

Artist Opportunities #447

On Tuesdays, we gather a variety of artist opportunities from the DC area and beyond. Find one below and apply today — good luck! Read more →

Meet our Muses: Art on Tap Artwork Behind the Scenes

Art on Tap isn't just about the delicious beer+bite combinations...it's also about the art! Below, "meet" the muses behind the food and beer pairings and learn a little bit about beer art history: Read more →

Artist Opportunities #446

On Tuesdays, we gather a variety of artist opportunities from the DC area and beyond. Find one below and apply today — good luck! Read more →

What’s in a Self-Portrait?

Does a self portrait have to be a visage of the artist? What makes a compelling self portrait in the selfie era?"The Self in Contemporary Self-Portraits," an article by Art League instructor Ephraim Rubenstein,  written in 2008 for American Artist eloquently explains the role that self-portraiture can play in the life and career of an artist. Read more →

7 of our Favorite Mini-Maker Artful Halloween Costumes

To celebrate our inaugural Mini-Makers gallery program (a free guided art project for children 5 and younger on October 31st) The Art League has compiled seven of our favorite artful mini Halloween costumes, perfect for your little artist or to scale up for your own get up! Read more →

Julia Dzikiewicz: Protests Past and Present

“Pink Hat Protest Paintings” will be on view at The Art League Gallery from October 10—November 4, 2018. If you’d like to learn more about the artist and her work, RSVP for “Drawn In: A Look at Protest Paintings” on October 25. Read more →