Weekend List

Weekend East City Event Round Up: September 29 – October 2 Edition

Image Credit: Claudia Estrada, <i>Awakening</i>, embroidery on cotton, 5" x 4".

Unravel the politics of sexual pleasure at group exhibition Flesh. Image Credit: Claudia Estrada, Awakening, embroidery on cotton, 5″ x 4″. Courtesy Olly Olly.


The Mexican Cultural Institute opens Delimitations, a timely exhibition by artists Marcos Ramírez ERRE and David Taylor which traces Mexico’s 1821 border through sculptural installations.  For more information, click here.


Thursday, September 29

Brentwood Arts Exchange – 6:30 p.m.

The Brentwood Arts Exchange screens Visions of Aztlán, the second film in their American Latino Artists Series. For more details, click here.

Brentwood Arts Exchange is located at 3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood, MD.


Friday, September 30

National Museum of Women in the Arts – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

NO MAN’S LAND: Women Artists from the Rubell Family Collection features the work of 37 contemporary women artists. For more information, click here.

NMWA is located at 1250 New York Ave. NW.


Saturday, October 1

Studio Gallery – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Artists Gordon Binder and Sally Levie explore nature and through paintings and drawings in the exhibition Skylines and Treelines. For more details, click here.

Studio Gallery is located at 2108 R St. NW.

Olly Olly – 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Olly Olly’s group exhibition Flesh celebrates sexual freedom by “unraveling the politics of sexual pleasure.” For more information, click here.

Olly Olly is located at 10417 Main Street, 2nd Floor in Fairfax, VA.


Monday, October 3

Artist Talk – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Susan Rosenbaum and Ori Soltes Present Reconstructing Ben: Social Commentary on the Art of Benjamin Abramowitz, a W.P.A. artist at 19 who recently passed in 2011.  For more information, click here.

The talk will be held at Busboys and Poets located at 14th & V Streets NW in the Langston Room.



Jessica Oros
Authored by: Jessica Oros

Jess Oros is East City Art's Classes, Calls & Events Editor. She received her undergraduate degrees in English and Studio Art from McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. She has exhibited work at the Esther Prangley Rice Gallery at McDaniel College and at Area 405 in Baltimore, MD. She now writes the East City Art Weekend Round-Up, an (almost) weekly column about weekend vernissages, workshops and arts-related events..