Welcome to Artful Weekend, our guide to fun and interesting ways to enjoy and engage in art as you shelter-in-place or practice social distancing.
This weekend: League exhibits, an outdoor homage to area artists, mixed media flowers, and more!
October Exhibitions at The Art League
October 2020 Open Exhibition
View a range of works created by our member artists in this open exhibit, not limited by theme, medium, process, or content. This month’s exhibit was juried by sculptor Raymond Padrón; View it in the Gallery through November 8, or online.
Steve Moen: Across the Gorge and Other Spaces Between
In his solo exhibition, painter Steve Moen ponders time and the human experience, depicting landscapes marked by passing millennia; on view through November 8.
Rosa Leff: Expectation/Reality
Papercut artist Rosa Leff contemplates the notion of “adulting,” and how the current pandemic has altered the routine stuff of life, in her solo exhibition; on view through November 8.
The Art League Gallery is now open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and 12 noon to 5 p.m. on Sundays. Safety of our members and our staff is always our first priority, so we will still be doing temperature checks at the door, masks are required for entry, and we ask that you keep social distancing practices in mind.
Take Me, I Love You
In his first U.S. full-scale exhibition, German artist Timur Si-Qin contemplates nature in the face of global pandemics, climate change, and the cultural response to it in 11 varied media new works; on view through November 15 at von ammon co., 3330 Cady’s Alley NW.
Monuments: Creative Forces
Experience Monuments: Creative Forces, an expansive, outdoor art installation by Australian artist Craig Walsh at Strathmore. The exhibition features moving, dimensional video portraits of local artists whose work and endeavors are impacting the community; on view through October 25, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD.
Within My Meadow
In her solo exhibit, Carol Barsha introduces a series of large-scale, multi-media works that unearth and explore the complexities of the natural world; on view through October 31 at Gallery Neptune & Brown, 1530 14th Street NW.
Enjoy your weekend, wear your mask.