Gallery Openings and Events

Joanna Campbell Blake Remembrance Ceremony

Joanna Blake poses in front of the mold for a frieze destined for Opelika, AL. Photo courtesy of Margaret Boozer.

Joanna Campbell Blake poses in front of the mold for a frieze destined for Opelika, AL.
Photo courtesy of Margaret Boozer.

 

Read about Joanna Campbell Blake’s life, work and legacy here.

 

Join the DC area’s artistic community in celebrating the life and work of Joanna Campbell Blake at a friends & family potluck, memorial and fundraiser.

SCHEDULE
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
2:00pm – 4:00pm | open studio**
4:00pm | new orleans style second line procession
(from Joanna’s studio to Joe’s Movement Emporium*)
4:45pm | gathering @ joe’s movement emporium***
5:30pm | memorial & sharing followed by music & dancing

Potluck
If your last name begins with:
A – G, please bring a drink.
H – P, please bring a savory dish.
Q – Z, please bring a sweet dish.

Scholarship
A memorial scholarship has been created in Joanna’s name at Auburn University. The scholarship will be awarded to women who have financial need, are from Alabama, and plan to study Studio Art. Please give generously to honor Joanna’s legacy and help support the next generation of Auburn artists.

Donations may be made at www.auburn.edu/giving. Donors need to select ‘other’ and write in Joanna Campbell Blake Memorial Scholarship.

**Joanna’s Studio | 3804 38th Street | Brentwood, MD
***Joe’s Movement Emporium | 3309 Bunker Hill Road | Mount Rainier, MD