Weekend List

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Fascist Hipsters Edition

Work by LMNOPi. Courtesy of The Fridge.

Work by LMNOPi. Courtesy of The Fridge.



Gallery OonH located 1354 H Street NE will be hosting their FREE “Jazz in the Hood” series as follows:

  • Friday June 19 and Saturday June 20 at 8:30 p.m.
  • Sunday June 21 at 3:30 p.m.


Saturday, June 20

Wild Hand Workspace – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Dana Jeri Maier’s works straddle the boundary between cartoon and fine art. There will be encore openings throughout the weekend. For details, click here.

Wild Hand Workspace is located at 716 Monroe St. NE Studio #8

Project Create Studio – 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Join Project Create to celebrate Juneteeth with art activities, games, and snacks. There will also be a screening of the film Life of a King. For more information, click here.

Project Create Studio is located at 2028 Marin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE.

The Fridge – 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Join The Fridge for the opening of Hipster Fascism, an art and performance exhibition curated by artist and activist Graham Boyle. The exhibition features work by ADAPT, Eames Armstrong, Gregg Deal, Ryan Florig, GAIA, LMNOPi, Falon Shackleford, Ashley Shey, Ra Nubi, and Shirin Towfiq. For more information, click here.

The Fridge is located at 516 ½ 8th St. SE.

Gallery NK– 6-8 p.m.

The gallery will host an exhibition of international artists titled Moonlight-1 featuring Isao Tomoda (Japan), Nihal Kececi (USA-Turkey), Steffen Faisst (Denmark), Tomas Dodd (USA), Nadia Arditti (USA) and Deniz Sagdic (Turkey). Click here for details.

NK Gallery is located at 321 K Street NE (Rear Alley)

Tilling Phase – 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

According to Eric Hope Tilling Phase breathes new life into Gateway Arts District’s future home of Art Works Now. Teaching artist Amy Hughes Braden facilitated the group exhibition. For more information, click here.

Art Works Now’s future location is 4800 Rhode Island Ave.

Sunday, June 21

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Marva McIntosh invites visitors to her talk Jamaican Postcards: The Marva McIntosh Collection. Samples of her collection of vintage and modern Jamaican postcards will be presented during the talk. For details, click here.

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum is located at 1901 Fort Place SE...

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..