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Events at The Art League

Many events, special exhibits, and collaborations take place throughout the year at The Art League, including our popular annual Patrons’ Show, Biennial Ikebana Show, Holiday Ceramics Sale, Art on Tap, and Art on the Rocks.

Mini Makers: Free Guided Art Lesson for Little Artists (5 and under)

Tuesday, September 27th
In-person at The Art League Gallery from 10:30am – 11:15am

Join The Art League Staff for an exciting art activity for children, 5 years and under, with an adult care taker.

Spaces are limited, please RSVP!

Artist Talk with George Robert Overhiser Jr.

Sunday, September 18th
In-person at The Art League Gallery from 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Join The Art League for an interview and discussion with artist, George Robert Overhiser Jr.

His solo show featuring his escape from the South Tower of The World Trade Center in New York on 9/11, presented in stylized gouache on canvas and oil paint applied directly onto faceted stainless steel opens at The Art League Gallery, Thursday, September 8 and remains on view through October 2.  

Craft.Brew. Coffeehouse Edition!

Saturday, October 15th
In-person at The Art League Gallery from 10:30 – 12:00 pm

Start off your morning right with a creative jolt from artisanal coffee roaster Misha’s Coffee, while making a beautiful artwork to take home. 

Sip some local coffee while making a decoupage apothecary jar inside The Art League Gallery.

Ages 15+

September Opening Reception

Thursday, September 8th
In-person at The Art League Gallery from 4:30-6 pm

Join us Thursday, September 8 at 4:30-6 PM for a celebration of solo artist George Robert Overhiser Jr.’s “Impact: Reflections of 9/11” and the Art League Artists whose work has been selected for the September Open Exhibit, juried by Aaron Morgan Brown. Those who RSVP will receive an email confirmation.

Art on the Rocks 2022

Friday, September 9th
In-person at Waterfront Park (at foot of King St; behind Torpedo Factory) from 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Kickoff Old Town Cocktail week with a festive fundraiser to help support the local arts community while spotlighting our fabulous local bar restaurants right here in Alexandria. 

Art on the Rocks showcases talented local mixologists & chefs competing to create artistic cocktail & appetizer pairings – inspired by art!

Ages 21+ with valid ID

Upcoming Events

October 15, 2022
– October 15, 2022
10:30 am
– 12:00 pm

Something wonderful for everyone. Fabulous gallery -a new exhibition every month. Small works and unframed art priced to fit any budget and classes to feed your creative side. Has it all!

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Exhibiting Artist Membership at The Art League gallery is open to all artists who wish to participage in Art League exhibits.

Give the gift of art!

A gift card can be used for any purchase at The Art League Gallery, School, or Store, including: classes & workshops, original art, artist membership, travel workshops, and art supplies.