the art league Archive

Dinner Party and Art on the Rocks

The October Dinner Party exhibit is up and participating bartenders for Art on the Rocks have already started coming by to select their pieces which will inspire their creative cocktails. Have you bought your Art on the Rocks tickets yet?? Click here for more information and to download an order form! Read more →

SOHO Orientation for Prospective Mentors

The SOHO (Space of Her Own) program is holding an orientation for prospective mentors on Saturday, August 21, from 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. at The Art League Annex, located at 1 Duke Street, on the corner of Duke and Union Streets. SOHO, an art-based mentoring program that serves preteen girls, operates from two locations. Read more →

Handcrafted Alexandria

The Art League is part of Handcrafted Alexandria – a collection of thirteen creative businesses in the Old Town and Del Ray neighborhoods of Alexandria, Virginia. Each business features one-of-a-kind handmade items and invites you to explore your creative side with classes and materials for your own projects. The Spring Shopping Event is NOW Read more →

Alexandria Rated #3 out of Top 25 Arts Destinations

Alexandria is rated #3 out of 25 mid-sized arts destinations in AmericanStyle magazine, AND The Art League’s “Paint” Alexandria event is featured in the article. Read more →

Brand New Website!

The Art League now has a BRAND NEW website! Please check out our new, user-friendly website at! Please be aware that it is brand new, so if you see any horrible mistakes, please let us know so that we can change them as soon as possible. If you have bookmarked our website in Read more →

Black and White – Call to Artists

Black and WhiteJuly 2009 Membership ShowJuror: Catriona FraserJuly 8 – August 3, 2009 Black and white is not limited to works that are only black and white in color. Work can be in all shades of black and white and should use the positive and negative spatial tension between black and white and their Read more →