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Pete McCutchen: A Return to Roots

Pete has been a regular in the gallery for many years, and The Art League checked in with him about his current exhibit, "Pattern+Texture", what inspires his work, and what he's looking forward to next!  Read more →

Artist Opportunities #447

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

Repost: 20 of Our (Other) Favorite Art Blogs

As the Cubists taught us, there's always room for more than one perspective. Read more →

Meet our Muses: Art on Tap Artwork Behind the Scenes

Art on Tap isn't just about the delicious beer+bite combinations...it's also about the art! Below, "meet" the muses behind the food and beer pairings and learn a little bit about beer art history: Read more →

Artist Opportunities #446

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

What’s in a Self-Portrait?

Does a self portrait have to be a visage of the artist? What makes a compelling self portrait in the selfie era?"The Self in Contemporary Self-Portraits," an article by Art League instructor Ephraim Rubenstein,  written in 2008 for American Artist eloquently explains the role that self-portraiture can play in the life and career of an artist. Read more →