photography Archive

SOHO Photography Exhibit Featured in the Gallery

This month’s special exhibit in the solo room of The Art League Gallery showcases the work of 11 young artists — 5th-grade girls, to be exact. The girls are part of SOHO, “A Space of Her Own,” an award-winning outreach program that engages at-risk, low-income girls in a year of personal growth centered on Read more →

Q&A with Award Winner Sandy LeBrun-Evans

The January All-Media exhibit in The Art League Gallery includes a wide variety of great works of art by Art League members in all media — you can see for yourself on our flickr page or by dropping by the gallery, open seven days a week. Juror Allen Beland, a photographer, chose this month’s Read more →

Photographers’ Rights

Whether an amateur shutterbug or an exhibited professional, every photographer can use a guide to what is and isn’t legal to photograph. The ACLU shares these tips for photographers, which explains how the law and Constitution apply to photography. Happy shooting! Read more →

Q&A with “Small Works” Award-Winner Everitt Clark

Last month’s “Small Works” exhibit has closed to make way for this month’s all-media show, but Everitt Clark’s silver gelatin contact print, Cabin 2, winner of the Eleanor Boudreau Jordan Award, lives forever on Flickr. We asked Everitt, who will have a solo show in The Art League Gallery in 2013, to tell us Read more →

On the Horizon: Travel Workshop to Ethiopia

It’s not too soon to start getting excited about The Art League’s travel workshop this spring to Ethiopia. We spoke to instructor and photographer Andargé Asfaw, who was born in Ethiopia and called the land “a paradise” for photographers and other artists. This workshop is open to artists of all media. Inside Abune Aron Read more →

Local Calls For Artists

Several local groups are seeking submissions for upcoming exhibits, including one with a late deadline today. We also received an announcement for available studio space. Final deadline today — 21st Annual Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival May 19 and 20, 2012 marks the 21st Annual Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival showcasing the best contemporary Read more →