“Off Rhode Studio” is calling artists living in the Rhode Island Corridor to participate in its inaugural exhibition entitled “Off Rhode”. The Deadline is June 28, 2011 and the opening reception will be held Friday July 8, 2011.
Live music, food trucks, crafts and fine arts vendors form Marcatus, Art Whino’s first Sunday art fair at the Yards Park on the SE waterfront three blocks from the Capitol Hill Historic District. The festivities begin at 11am and end a 6pm.
The Washington Glass School continues the celebration of its 10th anniversary with a student show at Gallery 555dc which opens Saturday June 4 from Noon to 5pm. The exhibition runs through June 30.
Open to artists who live, study or have studios in Prince George’s County, MD. Deadline for Submission: July 22, 2011 at 5pm.
Editor Phil Hutinet attended the Gateway Open Studio Tour on May 14, 2011 focusing on venues in Mount Rainier including Joe’s Movement Emporium, Alan Binstock’s Sculpture Studio, Flux Studios, The Washington Glass School and Red Dirt Studios.
Open Studio DC becomes Fourth Visual Arts Venue Since 2009 to Open on the 1300 Block of Florida Avenue NE
Open Studio DC, which officially opened its doors February 1, 2011 will offer screen printing services for artists. Future plans include pop-up shows such as the current exhibition by Pepa Leon and screen printing workshops.
On Wednesday June 1, join a panel of experts at the Brentwood Arts Exchange to discuss the risks involved in making art and what it means to commit to the new and the unknown. The panel will be moderated by Ellyn Weiss whose work is currently on display at the gallery.
The Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission is requesting proposals from artists to create install original works of art at the new Southern Regional Tech/Rec Complex which is currently under construction. The budget is $110,000 and the application deadline is July 15, 2011
East City Art recently visited the Artdc gallery in Hyattsville, MD where we met the gallery’s director and toured their latest show.
Honfleur Gallery represented East City in New York City at the May 2011 Affordable Art Fair. Galleries as far away as Sydney Australia and Hanoi Vietnam displayed the work of their artists on the 11th floor in heart of Midtown Manhattan.
Honfleur Gallery presents “While Paris Burns” by Darren Smith at the Washington Alliance Française Friday May 20 at 6:30pm. The event is free of charge but an RSVP is required.