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Black and White – Call to Artists

Black and WhiteJuly 2009 Membership ShowJuror: Catriona FraserJuly 8 – August 3, 2009 Black and white is not limited to works that are only black and white in color. Work can be in all shades of black and white and should use the positive and negative spatial tension between black and white and their Read more →

Calls to Artists

The Council for the Arts – 25th Annual Exhibition – Miniature Art 2009 Show Dates: November 5 – January 9Deadline: September 25, 2009Juror: David Diaz (Art League member) For full prospectus and entry form, visit: http://www.councilforthearts.net/callfor.html____________________________________ On-Going Deadline, Small Gallery Show Arts/Harmony Hall Regional Center, Fort Washington, MD Seeking artists for on-going small gallery Read more →

Call to Photographers – ArtDC

Come closer. Strip away the distractions, fill the frame. ArtDC want to see your most revealing portraits. Vulnerable or intense, the composition is so tight that the entire head cannot be seen. Emotion lives within the confines of your face. Let’s emove all distractions. Remove the world, the body, our outfits, differences and display Read more →

The Art League’s SOHO program in the Washington Post

SOHO, a program run by The Art League and the Alexandria Court Service Unit, was recently recognized in The Washington Post article, “A Fresh New Perspective.” The program serves at-risk, 5th-grade girls from Alexandria through one-on-one art-based mentoring. The girls and mentors meet weekly to have life skills lessons, eat a healthy dinner, and Read more →

"Fabrications"

Nancy Pane Fortwengler’s Solo Artist Show of Figurative Dress Paintingsat The Art League Gallery June 4 – July 6, 2009 In Nancy Pane Fortwengler’s series of figurative dress paintings, the body exists without the figure. The human body is not present in any of her work. The dresses, costumes, and tiers of fabric are Read more →

Call to Artists – Target Gallery

Pandora’s BoxDecember 10 – January 10, 2010 Deadline:October 5, 2009 Pandora’s Box is an exhibition requiring artists to create work based on the theme of Pandora’s Box. In Greek mythology, Pandora’s box is the large jar carried by Pandora that contained evils to be unleashed on mankind – ills, toils and sickness – and Read more →