Gallery Openings and Events

The Capitol Hill Art League Presents: "Do Your Own Thing"

Boiing Up, Stu Searles, CHAL Member First Place, February Exhibit "Far Away". Photo courtesy of CHAL.

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Opening Reception: Saturday, March 10 from 5pm to 7pm
Juror Talk at 5:30pm

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The Capitol Hill Art League (CHAL) presents an all-media juried exhibit entitled Do Your Own Thing, opening on Saturday, March 10, 2012, from 5pm to 7pm at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop located 545 7th Street SE.  The juror of the show is Pete Duvall, photographer, instructor and head of Anything Photographic. Admission to the opening and exhibit is free.  

Pete Duvall graduated from Syracuse University’s College of Visual Performing Arts with a Bachelor in Fine Arts in Photography.  He is co-owner of Anything Photographic and has extensive experience shooting all kinds of photography including studio work, portraits, events, and architecture. He has taught at The Art League School, Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, Washington Glass School, Brentwood Arts Exchange, and the Smithsonian.


The all-media show of original artwork continues through March 31, 2012. 

Gallery hours are as follows:

  • 9:30-9:00 PM (M-Th)
  • 9:30AM-6:00 PM (F)
  • 9:00AM-2:00 PM (Sat)

The Capitol Hill Art League (CHAL) is a visual arts program of the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, which presents seven juried shows of members’ work annually in all media as well as a special sale of smaller works in December.  CHAL provides artists with opportunities to exhibit and sell their work; supports artists’ growth; provides opportunities for artists to meet other artists and arts professionals, offers venues for artists to interact with the community at-large, showcases and promotes the work of area artists; educates the public about the value of the arts and artists to the Capitol Hill community and beyond. For information on CHAL and how artists may join the League visit http://www.caphillartleague.org/.

Since 1972, the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) has provided arts education to thousands of children and adults in the Washington region, especially from the greater Capitol Hill area. Through classes, performances, and exhibitions in visual and performing arts, CHAW brings together diverse segments of the population to connect through the transforming power of creativity.  CHAW offers a tuition assistance program and flexible payment plans

For a complete list of events, workshops, classes or registration information, please visit CHAW’s website at www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

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