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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 →

Copyright and Contracts for Artists

Washington Project for the Arts presents John D. Mason of Washington Lawyers for the Arts Sat., Oct 24 from 2-4 pm at Arlington Arts Center, 3550 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201 Read more →

FotoweekDC 2009 – Deadline Extended!

The Deadline has been extended – New Deadline: Oct. 30th – 5pm!This exhibit will be part of FotoweekDC, the region-wide celebration of the art of photography. Art League members accepted into this ONLINE exhibit will have their work on The Art League’s photo sharing site,, for the month of November. Juror: Chan ChaoChai Read more →

How to Approach Galleries for Artists

Kate Fraser of Fraser Gallery in Bethesda, MD will offer this talk on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 7 pm in The Art League Gallery, 105 N Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314. No need to register. FREE Contact for more information. Read more →

How to Write an Artist Statement

Hamiltonian Artists are offering this workshop on Saturday, Oct 24, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. Fee $10 per person, limit of 10. To register contact Read more →

Calls to Artists

40th Treasury of Art ShowJuror: Fritz BriggsPre-registration deadline is Friday, November 13. On-site registration is Wednesday, November 18. Artists are invited to submit up to three entries completed within the last three years. (Oil, watercolor, acrylic, collage, mixed media, pastel, drawing, hand-pulled prints, photography and sculpture of size and weight easily handled)For more information, Read more →