The Washington Studio School Board of Di...

The Washington Studio School Board of Directors welcome three new...

2017 East of the River Distinguished Art...

Honfleur Gallery presented James Terrell with the 2017 East of...

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The nonprofit arts and culture industry generates over $271 million...

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As the organization Art Works Now prepared for their new...

Katherine Tzu-Lan Mann Awarded Bethesda ...

The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District announced the top three...

Dewberry to Receive the Jinx Hazel Arts ...

Dewberry will receive the Jinx Hazel Arts Award at the...

Nine New Acquisitions Celebrate National...

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) announces...

Project Create Announces Vaughan Bradley...

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Strauss Artist Grants Honor Three Remark...

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Dance Place Announces New Executive Arti...

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RebollarDance Celebrates Art And Artists Over The Age Of 40
Joes Movement Emporium presents RebollarDance this June in a performance that celebrates age and diversity. 40+ features artists and choreographers over the age of 40 in a multi-media collaborative concert that will challenge audiences preconceived definitions of modern dance. Two shows Saturday June 17th at 8 pm and Sunday June 18th at 4 pm will highlight seasoned respected choreographers and dancers. Tickets are available at Joes Movement Emporium for $20 in advance $25 at the door. Joes is located at 3309 Bunker Hill Road Mt. Rainier MD 20712. Tickets can ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Student Songwriting Workshop With Grammy-Nominated Artist
Aspiring Middle and High School songwriters are invited to join Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Eric Roberson and members of his multi-talented band for a fun-filled day of music making. Roberson is an outstanding storyteller and his music is relatable allowing him to form personal connections with each of his listeners. His music is unconfined to a singular genre and is influenced by elements of music styles varying from soul rhythm & blues house hip-hop jazz rock and more. His music is personal poetic positive and progressive. Bring your instrument (optional) and lunch. ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, July 19, 2017
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 Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Call For Artists For Sculptural Bus Shelters
Deadline to Apply: September 29 2017 5:00pm The Hyattsville Community Development Corporation on behalf of Landex Development LLC is accepting artist proposals for the design and fabrication of two (2) sculpturally-devised bus shelters for placement at two (2) revitalization sites on Rhode Island Avenue in the Prince Georges County Gateway Arts & Entertainment District. The project is privately funded and intended to engage the imagination of Gateway Arts District stakeholders. The Bus Shelter placements will be provided outside of the newly constructed Studio 3807 and Artisan at 4100 as a ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Artist Opportunities #380
Painting by Art League instructor Matt Pinney. On Tuesdays, we gather a variety of artist opportunities around the DC area and beyond. Find one below and enter today — good luck! Click here for recent opportunities posts, and submit your opportunity listing here. Exhibit proposals: Maryland Deadline: August 15. The Chesapeake Gallery at Harford Community College (Bel Air, MD) is excited to invite artists, artist groups and curators working in any medium or format to apply for our 2018-2020 exhibition seasons. Princeton fellowship Deadline: September 19. The Hodder Fellowship will be given to ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, July 18, 2017By The Art League
Meet The Artists of Shakespeare in the Parks AS YOU LIKE IT: Chelsea Mayo
Chelsea Mayo: Rosalind 1. Whats your background. Im originally from Nashville TN and I moved to DC after graduating from Vanderbilt University. Locally Ive worked at Shakespeare Theatre Company Quotidian Theatre Company Chesapeake Shakespeare Company and Annapolis Shakespeare Company among others. Im an Affiliated Teaching Artist at STC and this is my first show with PG Shakes. 2. Whats your favorite thing about performing in front of a live audience? For Shakespeare - direct address. Its especially fun when playing a character like Rosalind who has the audience on her ... Read More
Published on Monday, July 17, 2017
21st Century Basketry With Tamryn McDermott
Student work from Tamryn McDermott’s workshop, showing both twining and random weave When you hear the word “basket,” perhaps you see a functional, brown woven vessel — on your dinner table, maybe holding warm rolls. But basketry is an art form that spans cultures, generations, and functions. Woven from straw, fiber, or metal, into pocket-sized or life-sized vessels or sculptures, these are the possibilities of contemporary basketry, a topic The Art League is exploring in two workshops this summer with instructor Tamryn McDermott: 21st Century Basketry: Twining and Random Weave ... Read More
Published on Friday, July 14, 2017By The Art League
What Juneteenth Means To You
At our annual Juneteenth celebration this past Saturday Arts On A Roll asked attendees to fill a massive canvas with their response to the question: What does Juneteenth mean to you? They responded with thoughtfulness and enthusiasm. Visit the post on our Facebook page and add your own answer to the question https://www.facebook.com/Artspgparks/photos/a.1453921334850024.1073741828.1433978450177646/1889988077910012/?type=3&theater in the comments. ... Read More
Published on Thursday, July 13, 2017
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