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.

Patrons’ Show

Patrons’ Show Update! Patrons’ Show Ticket Forms are now available on The Art League’s new website! The forms are available for fax-ins or mail-ins. We will not be accepting fax-ins until January 16th beginning at 9AM! We DO still need more framing donations, PLEASE! If you know of anyone throwing away frames or giving Read more →

Artfest @ The Art League

ART FEST Open House & Holiday Party Friday, December 4th6:00 – 9:00 pm Artist Demonstrations 3-D/2-D Art Exhibits Ceramic & Jewelry Shows (with sales through the Weekend) “Wearable Art” Trunk Show featuring work of Art League instructors and students Live music by the Rew Smith Band Food & Drinks FREE!!!!!! @ The Art League’s Read more →

Brand New Website!

The Art League now has a BRAND NEW website! Please check out our new, user-friendly website at www.theartleague.org! Please be aware that it is brand new, so if you see any horrible mistakes, please let us know so that we can change them as soon as possible. If you have bookmarked our website in Read more →

2010 Virginia Fine Arts Festival

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 25th No more artwork will be accepted after this date! Event Dates: Saturday and Sunday May 15 and 16, 2010 10am – 6pm daily rain or shine Location: Reston Town Center, Reston, Virginia Application Deadline and Dates: November 25, 2009, Midnight EST The non-refundable fee for applications of $40** is payable online Read more →

The Business Side of the Art: Behind the Scenes

Tuesday, November 17th6:30pm @ the Torpedo Factory Art Center 105 N Union Street, Alexandria Speakers with years of experience in the local arts community will discuss how their organizations are able to forge partnerships with the business community and the mutal value that such partnerships bring. Panelists: Deborah Tomkins Johnson, Senior Manager, Dominion Power Read more →

Fotoweek at the Art League

Fotoweek at the Art League Gallery This exhibit by Art League member’s work celebrates the diverse and wide-ranging photographic community in the Art League. This exhibit was juried by Chan Chao. Chao, a native of Burma, is a professor of photography at George Washington and the Corcoran College of Art and Design. His photographs Read more →