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Big Weekend

This Thursday through Sunday is packed with great holiday events at The Art League and The Torpedo Factory. The December All-Media Membership show is up in The Art League Gallery, along with Virtue, Sin and the Balance Within, the December solo show from ceramic artist Carlos Beltran Baldiviezo. The artist explores the ancient tradition Read more →

Receiving Tonight

Receiving for the December All-Media Membership Show is tonight, Monday, Dec. 1 from 6:30-8:30pm and tomorrow morning, Tuesday, 10am-12pm. Keep in mind that no pieces from the current show may be picked up until receiving time tonight. The bin gallery theme this month is “Children’s Hour.” Bin gallery members are not restricted to this Read more →

Opening Reception – Art in City Hall

For this exhibit, 250 pieces were entered with 96 accepted by juror Beth Baldwin, Art Bank Coordinator for the DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities. Ms. Baldwin chose the following award winners: Jennifer Lea Hall for Lease I & II – The Del Ray Artisans Award of Merit Jane Johnson for Hometown – Read more →

Join us for ArtFest and Pat Barron Retrospective!

December 5, 2008, 6-9pmat The Art League’s Madison Annex808 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA Join us for ArtFest as we celebrate the grand relaunch of Springwater Studios at The Art League, our enhanced fiber arts department offering traditional and contemporary fiber arts classes. Tour our newly renovated and expanded Madison Annex, where our jewelry, Read more →

Fotoweek DC Events at The Torpedo Factory

This weekend, join the Torpedo Factory for a night of great photography in celebration of FOTOWEEKDC as well as a photography critique. The MiND’S EYEat Multiple Exposures GalleryReception Saturday, November 22, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pmJuried by Steve Uzzell, this Fine Art Photographyshow features new work of gallery members Open Roads, Open Minds: An Read more →

AICH Receiving Tomorrow

Receiving for Art in City Hall: Tomorrow, Saturday, November 15, 10am-2pmCameron Street entrance, 2nd floor Up to 3 pieces, ready to hangEntry fee: $3.00/piece REMINDER: Accepted pieces MAY NOT be picked up before the end of the show. There will be no exceptions. Pick up for pieces not accepted: Sunday, November 16, 12pm-4pm You Read more →