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McSorley’s Extraordinary Collections of the Ordinary

Oil painter Michael McSorley brings together the unexpected, the ordinary, and the unassuming through carefully constructed three-dimensional assemblages in “Collections of Perceptions." Read more →

Want to Enter an Art League Exhibit? Here’s How

With the 2018–19 exhibit year starting July 1, we wanted to put together an overview of how the juried exhibit process works. Read more →

Artist Opportunities #425

On Tuesdays, we gather a variety of artist opportunities around the DC area and beyond. Find one below and submit today — good luck! Read more →

Let’s Talk About the ‘Art on the Vine’ Wine

Art on the Vine, our auction of faculty artwork and wine tasting, is this Friday. Wine tasting events in the summer are as ubiquitous as barbeques and beach days, which is fine by us. But, Art on the Vine is different. Read more →

Help Artist Ken Marlow Paint Again

Former Art League instructor Ken Marlow is a renowned for his exceptionally realistic still life paintings and portraits. Unfortunately, he's suffered a series of devastating strokes, but this therapy has him holding a brush again. Help this amazing artist get the treatment he needs. Read more →

Stories Behind the Women in “A Sense of Herself”

The women Deborah Conn has portrayed on paper not only “speak” to us through strong color and composition, but also through their own narratives and stories which accompany each portrait. Read more →