art events Archive

Check out Art on the Rocks Cocktails in the Making!

  Watch Laura Seckler of Vermilion make her yummy Art on the Rocks cocktail! Watch Genni Ahrens of Columbia Firehouse make her Art on the Rocks cocktail, Uncle Albert’s Cure for Pain. Read more →

New Alexandria Arts Calendar!

Check out this new arts calendar to see what art events are happening in Alexandria! Read more →

First Annual Youth Arts Festival of Alexandria

Great Opportunity for Young Artists!Children through age 19 are encouraged to enter original artwork for display at the festival. Arts activities will also be made available for children to explore their own creativity.  To participate, download application materials here. Read more →

Altria Aponsors Minds Wide Open at The Art League

Altria supports arts and cultural initiatives in Richmond, VA, Washington, DC, and in other communities where our companies operate. Our Arts & Culture grants are focused on: Innovative programs to develop new audiences and increase access to the arts. Major sponsorships that bring thought-provoking, world-class cultural experiences to our communities. Arts education programs that Read more →

Night Visions

Fotoweek DC is asking everyone to come out to their spontaneous Saturday night photography event called “NIGHT VISIONS” Anyone with a camera and adventurous spirit in welcome to join other photographers in an ALL-NIGHT Celebration on November 7th! Fotoweek DC wants to create a live portrait of DC after dark, with the best images Read more →

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 →