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September All-Media Exhibit 2010

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Michele Rea: Vantage Point

Michele Rea. Built to Last. Michele Rea’s complex watercolor paintings capture cross sections of deteriorating, industrial structures. By finding beauty in decomposing and weathered objects and rendering them in an abstracted and beautiful way, her unique perspective forces the viewer to see these familiar structures in a new light. Vantage Point, Rea’s solo exhibit Read more →

VCUarts and Fountainhead Development Announce Incubator

VCUarts and Fountainhead Development invite fine artists to apply for a subsidized non-living art studio in the New Manchester Flats incubator. This is part of a new 10-acre, eco-friendly, mixed-use development (artist studios, apartments) in the Manchester neighborhood of Richmond, Virginia. This is an opportunity to develop work within a community of challenging artists. Read more →

The Art League at the Alexandria Festival of the Arts!

Art League Helps Kick-Off the Alexandria Festival of the Arts at Market Square, Saturday, September 11, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Art League will host a variety of free creative programs on Saturday, September 11 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at Market Square in Old Town Alexandria (The Art League will be Read more →

Abandoned Six Flags – New Orleans

This past weekend was the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s devastation on New Orleans.  Check out these haunting images from flickr user *brynne for a reminder of the beauty that can come from destruction.   And while you’re at flickr, check out the Art League Gallery’s photostream. Read more →

Call for Entry

Call to Artists: September 25, 2010 Dupont Circle Fine Arts Show to be held from 2 to 6 p.m. in conjunction with the 17th Street-Scape Celebration. The arts show is sponsored by the Dupont Circle Citizens Association, along with Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B, Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets and the Ross Elementary School PTA. Read more →