Weekend List

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Last Call for 2013 Edition

Jason Rohlf "Emerging"  Photo Courtesy Catalyst Projects.

Jason Rohlf “Emerging” Photo Courtesy Catalyst Projects.

This article is cross-posted in the following DC Publications:


Brookland Bridge

DC Style is Real

East of the River Magazine (online)

Free In DC

Frozen Tropics

H Street Great Street

The Hill is Home

The Hill Rag (online)


Friday December 13

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (6:30pm to 8:30pm)

Make the most of your Friday Happy Hour- why not Sip ‘n Paint?  Taught by working artists Ellen Cornett and Shepard Bear, this activity offers a great opportunity to socialize, enjoy libations while creating your own masterpiece.  For more information and to register, click here.

CHAW is located at 545 7th ST SE.  

Cheryl Edwards Studios (5pm to 8pm)

Join artist Cheryl Edwards at her new studio in the Brookland Art Walk for an artist talk, tour and description of her process.  Please RSVP if you plan to attend. For more information, click here.

Cheryl Edwards’s studio is located in the Brookland Art Walk at 716 Monroe Street NE, Studio #9


Saturday December 14

Catalyst Projects (6pm to 9pm)

The newly opened Brookland Gallery opens The Straight- Contemporary Geometric Abstraction introducing the “pictorial language of geometric abstraction” to DC audiences.  The group exhibition features five local artists and a sixth from New York.  For more information, click here.

Catalyst Projects is located in the Brookland Art Walk at 716 Monroe Street NE, Studio 13


Sunday December 15

39th Street Gallery (2pm to 4pm)

This Sunday, join Pat Goslee for a discussion about her process and four month residency with the Gateway CDC.  For more information, click here.

39th Street Gallery is located at 3901 Rhode Island Avenue, Brentwood, MD (upstairs)


Holiday Art Markets

Don’t forget to Buy Local, Buy Art this Weekend

  • Art Enables (Saturday 1-4pm)
    Annual Holiday Sale and Card Workshop
    Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Avenue NE. More info here.
  • Flux Studios (Saturday noon-5pm)
    First Annual Cups Show
    Flux Studios is located at 3708 Wells Avenue, Mount Rainier, MD.  More info here.
  • Washington Glass School (Saturday noon-5pm)
    Holiday Market
    The WGS is located at 3700 Otis Street, Mount Rainier, MD.  More info here.


Phil Hutinet
Authored by: Phil Hutinet

Phil Hutinet, a third generation Capitol Hill resident, is the publisher of East City Art, DC's Visual Arts publication, which he began in 2010. In 2012-2013, his consultancy work east of the river yielded the Anacostia Playhouse, Craig Kraft Studios, the Anacostia Arts Center and the 2012-2013 LUMEN8ANACOSTIA festivals. In 2015, he coordinated the Gateway Open Studio Tour. He currently produces EMULSION, East City Art's biennial regional juried show and oversees the ECA Foundation's Critical Arts Writing and Research Program. Hutinet has been interviewed by or has made appearances on the BBC, Capital Community News, Washingtonian, Washington City Paper, The Washington Post, WOL Radio, WJLA ABC News Channel 7/Channel 8, WTOP and other local and national media.