Gallery Openings and Events

Art Enables Showcases Renowned Outsider Art Dealer Grey Carter with ‘Trust the Eye’

Photo Courtesy Off Rhode Studio Gallery.

 

Opening Reception: June 9 from 1pm to 4pm

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The Off-Rhode Studio at Art Enables will host local Outsider and Folk art dealer Grey Carter of Grey Carter Objects Art Gallery in McLean Virginia. The show, called Trust the Eye, will open June 9, 2012 and will run for three weeks, closing June 29 2012. The opening on the June 9th runs from 1-4 and will feature a talk with Carter regarding the collecting of Outsider and Folk art.

With over 40 years experience, Carter’s gallery showcases work that “offers special insight” from a variety of artists that are largely self-taught and contemporary folk and outsider artists.

The Off Rhode Studio at Art Enables is a small gallery that features outsider, folk and emerging that complement the mission of Art Enables- a working studio for artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Art Enables is a 501(c)3 nonprofit gallery and supported employment program for adult artists with developmental disabilities from around the Washington Metropolitan area. Art Enables’ mission is to offer participants in the program the opportunity, the environment, the materials, and the marketing support they need to succeed as professional artists.  www.art-enables.org

Visitors and aspiring collectors are cordially invited to talk with Carter at the show’s opening reception June 9 from 1-4pm. Selections from Grey Carter’s gallery will be on view in the Off- Rhode Studio until June 29, 2012. The Art Enables Studio is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave. NE, Washington, DC  20018. The show and talk  are open to the public and free of charge.

Off-Rhode Gallery at Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave. NE Visit them online at www.art-enables.org/off-rhode or reach them by phone at 202.554.9455

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