sculpture Archive

Remembering Sculptor Gretta Bader

Gretta Bader, a former Art League instructor who was chair of the sculpture department from 1985 to 1989, died August 1 at age 83. Read more →

Q&A with Artist Diane Blackwell

"I start with an assumption, an activity that’s been on auto-pilot, or current cultural events that need further review and question why they catch my attention." Read more →

Reception Thursday for ’Scapes and Structures

Every summer, our walls take a vacation and travel the world for ’Scapes — The Art League's annual not-your-parents'-landscape show — and we break out the pedestals for the annual sculpture exhibit, this year going by the name Structures. Read more →

Art League Sculptor Talks Public Art Project on WJLA

Charles Bergen is an Art League member whose found-object sculpture, Heron, is part of this month's "Structures" sculpture exhibit. He's also part of an exciting public art project happening downtown. Read more →

Remembering Chuck Johnson

We're sad to report the passing of Chuck Johnson, a longtime sculpture instructor at The Art League who retired in the Fall. Chuck was 90 when he passed away on July 3. Read more →

Upcoming Workshop: Interactive Sculpture

What is a microcontroller? It's another tool in the artist's kit. A way to add lights, sound, and movement and make artwork interactive and dynamic. And it's the subject of an upcoming workshop at The Art League. Read more →