Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: August 3 – August 6

Fierce Sonia, In the Flesh, 14 x 11, mixed media, acrylic and collage. Courtesy of Foundry Gallery.

Friday, August 4

Glen Echo Park – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Join Glen Echo Park for the fifth year of Art in the Park. For more information, click here.

Glen Echo Park is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD.

Touchstone Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Art of Engagement seeks to engage viewers in a conversation about today’s issues and concerns. For more information, click here.

Touchstone Gallery is located at 901 New York Ave. NW.

Hillyer Art Space – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Hillyer Art Space announces their August openings; Re-Tracing Roots/Routes by Melanie Gritzka-del Villar, CREATE/CHANGE juried by Mary Early, and Infinite Worlds by Alexandra Chiou. For more details, click here.

Hillyer Art Space is located at 9 Hillyer Ct. NW.

Artists & Makers Studios – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Openings this August at Artists & Makers Studios include Scratching the Surface by Meaghan Busch and the works of Dana Ellyn and Matt Sesow. For more details, click here.

Artists & Makers Studios is located at 11810 Parklawn Dr., Suite 210, Rockville, MD.

Artists & Makers Studios 2 – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Exhibitions include The Right Was to Live, A Story of Acceptance and Disability by Emily Dolenz and The Winner’s Circle a collection of works by the Montgomery County Camera Club. For more details, click here.

Artists & Makers Studios 2 is located at 12276 Wilkins Ave., Rockville, MD. 

Saturday, August 5

American Painting Fine Art – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Join American Painting Fine Art for an exhibition of works by the Washington Society of Landscape Painters. For more details, click here.

American Painting Fine Art is located at 5125 MacArthur Blvd., NW.

Multiple Exposures Gallery – 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Sarah Hood Salomon explores a diverse range of waterfronts in Shorelines Where Water Meets Land. For more details, click here.

The exhibition is located at 105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA.

Foundry Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

With re-imagined superheroes and princesses, Ric Garcia and Fierce Sonia, explore a new narrative of heroism. For more details, click here

Foundry Gallery is located at 2118 8th St. NW.

Otis Street Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Join Otis Street Gallery for an artist’s interview with Matt Hollis and the closing reception of his exhibition Florilegia. For more details, click here.

Otis Street Gallery is located at 3706 Otis St., Mount Rainier, MD.

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..