DC Open Air: Interpreted

DC Open Air: Interpreted, part of the 202 Arts and...

National Museum of Women in the Arts Hos...

Female and female-identifying artists are frequently overlooked in the art...

DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities...

Craig Kraft, internationally known light sculptor has been commissioned by...

2017 Trawick Prize Award Winners Announc...

The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards, a juried art...

Alexandria’s CSA for Art Makes Collect...

The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts has launched...

ArtWatch Promotes Peace at African Ameri...

In line with the recent appearance of an inflatable Trump...

Announcing the 2017 Mayor’s Arts A...

Mayor Muriel Bowser and the DC Commission on the Arts...

2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival Recap

The 2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival began with “beautiful...

The David C. Driskell Center Awarded Gra...

The David C. Driskell Center is pleased to announce that...

Hamiltonian Artists Announces the 2017-2...

Hamiltonian Artists is proud to announce five new, distinguished 2017 Hamiltonian Fellows to...

Meet The Artists of Shakespeare in the Parks AS YOU LIKE IT: Willem Krumich
Meet the Artists of Shakespeare In The Parks: As You Like It Willem Krumich: Jacques/Charles the Wrestler Whats your background? Ive been in love with theater as long as I can remember and that crystallized when I performed in American Shakespeare Centers youth camp. Since then Ive performed in areas all over Virginia DC and Baltimore. Whats your favorite thing about performing in front of a live audience? Theres something magical about a live audience both on and off the stage. Were not selling a product as you would find ... Read More
Published on Friday, September 22, 2017
Robot Studio Workshop for ages 10 – 14
Joe’s welcomes Robot Studio Workshop for ages 10 – 14 starting October 21st! Robot Studio Workshop Robot Studio Workshops get kids coding in minutes, even kids who are terrified of math and kids who have no experience coding. The secret? Sphero a playful robot that introduces kids to the world of robotics and computer science in a unique and engaging way. Sphero also lets kids discover and experience fundamental STEM principles and theories in practice. In Robot/Studio Workshop I, students explore Newton’s Laws of Motion through a series of challenging activities. ... Read More
Published on Friday, September 22, 2017By neenajoe
A Peachy Day at Iona Senior Center for Wednesday Studio Pastelists and Guests
Wednesday Studio watercolorist Tara Hamilton contributed to this post. Peaches were plentiful at the Lunch and Learn Workshop led by seven Wednesday Studio pastelists at Iona Senior Center, host of the group’s current art exhibit.  But not in the way you’d think.  They appeared only after the pastelists and Iona’s guests had finished enjoying a box lunch together. Before the Lunch and Learn event, each pastelist did a drawing from this photo. The artists showed their work to the guests before they ... Read More
Published on Friday, September 22, 2017By eileenings
FAME Jazz Band Program Seeks Middle And High School Musicians
For more information visit http://famemusic.org/ http://famemusic.org/ ... Read More
Published on Thursday, September 21, 2017
Artists Artisans Authors and Non-Profit Groups Sought for Greenbelt Art and Craft Fair
Application Deadline: September 29 Materials posted at www.greenbeltmd.gov/arts www.greenbeltmd.gov/arts Sponsored by: The City of Greenbelt Maryland. Greenbelt Recreation Department Arts Program. PRESS CONTACT: Nicole DeWald Arts Supervisor [email protected] Now through September 29 individuals and non-profit organizations can apply online to participate in the City of Greenbelts 2017 Festival of Lights Juried Art and Craft Fair. The Fair will take place on December 2 and 3 at the historic Greenbelt Community Center located at 15 Crescent Road in Greenbelt Maryland. Now in its 46th year the Art and Craft Fair is ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, September 20, 2017
What is Gesture Drawing? Find Out, Saturdays This Fall
by John Murray Gesture Drawing (Beginner/Intermediate) with John Murray Saturdays, 9:30 am–12:30 pm Starts September 23 What is gesture drawing, anyway? The phrase might bring to mind a game of charades, but it’s really all about “the essence of rhythm and movement,” says John Murray, an Art League instructor who will be teaching Gesture Drawing this Fall. by John Murray Gestural drawing is associated with loose, flowing, and expressive marks. The term can be used broadly — you’ll even see that we have a workshop called Gestural Florals — but ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, September 20, 2017By The Art League
Register Now For Montpelier Arts Center Fall Classes
The fall classes at Montpelier Arts Center are currently open for registration. Everything from collage for adults photography for children or a ceramics class that brings adult and child together to create wonderful works of art. Search for each class by course number on our https://smartlink.pgparks.com/smartlink/Activities/ActivitiesAdvSearch.asp SMARTLINK page. Native American Flute Making Workshop [Ages: 16+] Students will use a variety of hand tools to create their very own one-of-a-kind Native American flute. The instructor will be on hand to guide each artist on their unique journey to completion of this ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, September 19, 2017
A New 🍨 Record! 🙌
The 2016 Ice Cream Bowl Fundraiser set a record for most ice cream bowls sold: 1,741. This year, you took home 1,881 bowls — another new record! For the first time, we also sold these limited-edition handmade ice cream scoops, made by Steve, a participant in our IMPart program. Another milestone: We served our first drive-thru customer. Thank you to everyone who came out to support us, to all the ceramic artists who created the beautiful bowls, and to the volunteers who helped out during the event. We’ll see ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, September 19, 2017By The Art League
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