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The Art League is a multi-faceted visual arts organization serving artists in the DC Metro area and beyond. We post news and information for artists, students, exhibit- and event-goers, and everyone else interested in art.

January 27, 2023

Artful Weekend January 28 – 29

Welcome to Artful Weekend -our listing of area art exhibits and events- This weekend: Heart’s Desire at the League; RINGGOLD | SAAR: Meeting on the Matrix at David C. Driskell Center; Ghost Count at Cody Gallery; and A SKY OF SHATTERED GLASS REFLECTED BY THE SHINING SUN at Culture House.     Heart’s...
January 26, 2023

Artist Opportunities #627

Every week, we gather a variety of artist opportunities from the DC area and beyond. Find one below and apply today — good luck! Click here for recent opportunities posts, and submit your opportunity listing here.   Opportunities   Call to Artists, SlowArt Productions Neoteric Abstract XI — Hudson, NY  Deadline:...
January 24, 2023

Donating Artwork to the 2023 Patrons’ Show Fundraiser

YOU Make The Patrons’ Show Fundraiser Possible! A sculpture by Chris Malone watches over the other artworks in the 2021 Patrons‘ Show Fundraiser. The Patrons‘ Show is our largest fundraiser of the year, and each donated work is an essential part of the event. We could not do it without YOU...
January 21, 2023

Artful Weekend January 21 – 22

Welcome to Artful Weekend -our listing of area art exhibits and events- This weekend: Heart’s Desire at the League; SEQUENCE at Touchstone Gallery; Palace of Power at Mehari Sequar Gallery;  and Capital Light: Oil paintings by Bradley Stevens at Zenith Gallery.     Heart’s Desire Picking out the perfect flower arrangement in late...
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Art League instructor Scott Hutchison demonstrates a simple approach to drawing a transparent glass vase using charcoal, eraser, and white conte.

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