Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: May 11 – May 14

Photo courtesy of the Syra Arts Gallery.

Photo courtesy of the Syra Arts Gallery.

 

Thursday, May 11

The Syra Arts Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

From Shiraz, With Love introduces audiences to the ancient city of Shiraz through the eyes of nine Shiraz-based artists. For more details, click here.

The Syra Arts Gallery is located at 1054 31st St. NW, #A, Canal Square.

 

The Art League – 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Lesa Cook’s exhibition Gods, Heroes, and Fools features works inspired by Greek and Roman mythology. For more details, click here.

The exhibition is located at 105 N. Union St., Studio 21, Alexandria, VA.

 

Friday, May 12

Morton Fine Art – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Victor Ekpuk’s These Moments is his third solo exhibition at Morton Fine Art. For more information, click here.

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

 

Flashpoint Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Khánh H. Lê focuses on mixed-media photography in his exhibition While We Wait. For more information, click here.

Flashpoint Gallery is located at 916 G St. NW.

 

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

Textures in Glass is a new exhibition featuring new work by Jill Tanenbaum. For more information, click here.

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

 

Centerfold Artist Studio – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Jessica Van Brakle’s Garden Ghosts features drawing, painting, and cut-paper collage. For more details, click here.

Centerfold Artist Studio is located at 703 Edgewood St. NE, Suite #2.

 

VisArts – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

May openings include Civic Body by Amanda Burnham,  Local Legends curated by José Ruiz, and solo exhibition Transient Spaces by Jenna Wright. For more details, click here.

VisArts Gallery is located at 155 Gibbs St., Rockville, MD.

 

VisArts – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

VisArts Gallery invites guests to a screening of Frame and Frequency 3, Vol. II. For more information, click here.

VisArts is located at 155 Gibbs St., Rockville, MD.

 

Saturday, May 13

2017 Gateway Open Studio Tour– 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Join the artists of the Gateway Arts District for the 13th Annual Gateway Open Studio Tour. For more information, click here.

 

Studio Gallery – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

May exhibitions include Illusions by Andrea Rowe Kraus, Biomorphic Bop by Pam Frederick, and Diversity by Monica Perez-Roulet. For more details, click here.

Studio Gallery is located at 2108 R St. NW.

 

Yellow Barn Studio – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Join Yellow Barn Studio for the opening of Jeff Erickson and Nancy Ramsey’s joint untitled exhibition. For more details, click here.

Yellow Barn Gallery is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD.

 

WAS Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Filipino American Artist Directory presents (De)Centered: An Exhibition of Filipino American Artists at WAS Gallery. For more details, click here.

 

WAS Gallery is located at 5110 Ridgefield Rd., Bethesda, MD.

 

c. d. Edwards Studio – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The artists featured in Prism IV explore Womanist through various mediums. For more information, click here.

c. d. Edwards Studio is located at 716 Monroe St. NE, Studio #9.

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..