Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: December 7 – December 10

Julia Mae Bancroft, Garden Party, 2017, ink, oil, gouache and mixed media on paper, 24″x15″. Courtesy of Morton Fine Art.

Thursday, December 7

Monroe Street Market – 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Lisa K Rosenstein invites guests to her Popup Market Thursday, December 7 through Sunday, December 11. For more information, click here.

Monroe Street Market is located at 716 Monroe St. NE.

The Art League – 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In Darryl Halbrooks’ Natura Morta, the artist explores the nature of self-discipline and repetition in homage to Giorgio Morandi. For more details, click here.

The Art League is located at 105 North Union St., Studio 21, Alexandria, VA.

Publick Playhouse – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Michael Moses’ Edge of Recognition features photographs with alluring patterns, colors, and textures. For more details, click here.

Publick Playhouse is located at 5445 Landover Road, Cheverly, MD. 

Friday, December 8

Arts Council of Fairfax County – 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The Arts Council hosts a workshop to address the fundamentals of Creative Again. For more information, click here.

The workshop will be held at 4710 N Chambliss St., Alexandria, VA.

Carroll Square Gallery – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Carroll Square Gallery hosts a reception of work made by those involved with Tracy’s Kids Art Therapy Program. For more details, click here.

Carroll Square Gallery is located at 975 F St. NW.

Cross MacKenzie Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Face it! fills the gallery with thousands of sketches of faces by Andrea Ponsi. For more information, click here.

Cross MacKenzie Gallery is located at 1675 Wisconsin Ave. NW.

Gallery B – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Loriann Signori returns to the gallery for her solo exhibition, between silences. For more information, click here.

Gallery B is located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. 

Vivid Solutions Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

In Facing Reality, Chinedu Felix Osuchukwu reflects on the teacher student relationship. For more information, click here.

Vivid Solutions Gallery is located at 2208 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE.

Honfleur Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sounds from the Sea features Martha Jackson Jarvis’s works influenced by the Monterey coast. For more details, click here.

Honfleur Gallery is located at 1241 Good Hope Rd. SE.

The Art League’s Madison Annex – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Enjoy live music, artist demos, and new artwork at Artfête Open House & Holiday Party. For more information, click here.

The Art League’s Madison Annex is located at 305 Madison St., Alexandria, VA.

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

Join Waverly Street Gallery’s member artists for their annual Holiday Show. For more information, click here.

Waverly Street Gallery is located at 4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda, MD.

WAS Gallery – 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Amuse features small paintings by local artist Alexandra N Sherman and New York artist Steve Nyland. For more details, click here.

WAS gallery is located at 5110 Ridgefield Road, 2nd Floor, Bethesda, MD.  

Saturday, December 9

Takoma Park – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Visit the Takoma Park Community Center for the 12th Annual Takoma Park Holiday Art Sale. For more information, click here.

Takoma Park Community Center is located at 7500 Maple Ave., Takoma Park, MD.

National Postal Museum – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kick off the holiday season with the National Postal Museum’s Annual Holiday Card Workshop. For more information, click here.

The National Postal Museum is located at 2 Massachusetts Ave. NE.

Gateway Arts District – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Visit the Gateway Arts District for their 2017 December open studios tours. For more information, click here.

PINKstudio_160 – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Carolina Mayorga opens her studio to the public and invites guests to view her quieter and still provocative works. For more details, click here.

PINKstudio_160 is located at 160 Uhland Terrace NE.

Morton Fine Art – 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Mending Moments by Julia Mae Bancroft features intricately applied layers of multi-media in each piece. For more details, click here.

Morton Fine Art is located at 1781 Florida Ave. NW.

Washington Printmakers Gallery – 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Favorites Old and New is an exhibition of prints by Lila Oliver Asher. For more information, click here.

Washington Printmakers Gallery is located at 1641 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 

Sunday, December 10

DC Arts Studios – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Over thirty artists open their studios to the public for the festive holiday open studios. For more information, click here.

DC Arts Studios is located at 6925 Willow St. NW.

Hill Center Galleries – 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Join Hill Center Galleries for their Holiday Reception & Gift Sale. For more information, click here.

Hill Center Galleries is located at 921 Pennsylvania Ave. 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..