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.

Polaroid is back!

The Impossible Project revives instant film!!!!!! The Impossible Project has undergone the task of saving instant film from extinction since June 2008 when Polariod ceased its production! They have joined with Urban Outfitters, the International Center for Photography, and Ilford on created special edition cameras and film. The new instant film will be different Read more →

Artist Prospectus

40thTreasury of Art ShowAnnual Juried Art Show and SaleNovember 20-22, 2009 Vienna Community Center120 Cherry StreetVienna, VA 22180 Juror: Frederic S. Briggs, AWS Show ScheduleFriday, November 20, 2009 10 AM – 9 PMSaturday, November 21, 2009 10 AM – 9 PMSunday, November 22, 2009 10 AM – 9 PM Events SchedulePre-registration postmark deadline: Friday, Read more →

Art Whino Event

OLD SKOOLIN FOR CHILDREN Event Location:The Portals Theater1236 Maryland Ave, SWWashington, DC 20024 Saturday, Nov 7th, from 6pm – 12pm $25 advance tickets, $35 at the door – Non Profit Donation Entry Fee Exhibit featuring work by 100+ Art Whino ArtistsShow Run Date: 1 Day so don’t Miss it! Art Installation by AM RADIO Read more →

Smithsonian Workshop: Exploring Nature in Detail

The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History is having a FREE special event for budding and professional artists. This event will allow the public to draw directly from the Smithsonian’s collections! Be ready to draw from plants, insects, rocks, minerals, fossils and more! Bring your own art supplies, and begin drawing! Professional artist will be Read more →

Critique with Nora Heimann

There’s one slot left for the critique with August ‘Scapes juror Nora Heimann. Anyone who was not accepted in the exhibit, may bring 2 pieces. The critique is on Monday, September 21, 4-6pm. Please rsvp to roseo@theartleague.org. Those not wishing to participate are welcome to listen in and do not need to RSVP. Read more →

Special Offer for Art League Members

The Alexandria Symphony has partnered with us many times and is generously extending the following offer to members of The Art League: Be Inspired by Nature with the ASO! The Alexandria Symphony opens its 2009-2010 Inspired by Nature Season on Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 8pm at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall & Read more →