Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: May 13 – May 17 Edition

Fog by Eames Armstrong - a performance to be featured in the 2016 Arts in Foggy Bottom Outdoor Sculpture Biennial. Photo credit Laylaa Randera.

Fog by Eames Armstrong – a performance to be featured in the 2016 Arts in Foggy Bottom Outdoor Sculpture Biennial. Photo credit Laylaa Randera.

Friday, May 13

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

Join Touchstone Gallery to celebrate their 40th Anniversary with the opening of three new exhibitions and a champagne gala reception. For more information, click here.

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

Washington Studio School – 7 p.m.

Catherine Kehoe welcomes guests to discuss her work in It is not What you Think. For more details, click here.

Washington Studio School is located at 2129 S. St. NW.

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

The Sarajevo Drawings by Ben Tolman depicts surreal urban landscapes influenced by his year in Sarajevo, Bosnia. For more information, click here.

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

VisArts – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Guests are invited to the openings of Virginia Warwick’s Unexplored Nursery, Lisa Iglesias’s ROUT ROWT, and VisArts Studio Artists’ 2 x 6. For more details, click here.

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

No Kings Collective – 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

No Kings Collective in partnership with [email protected] and Warsteiner present Hustle 2.0, a reincarnation of the 2015 show. For more information, click here.

[email protected] is located at 1270 5th St. NE.

Saturday, May 14

Passageways Studios – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Visitors are invited to join resident artists for their annual open studio tour. For more information, click here.

Passageways Studios is located at 6001 66th Ave. #201, Riverdale, MD.

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

Join the Gateway Community Development Corporation for the 12th Annual Open Studio Tour. For more details, click here.

39th Street Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Unspeakable by Leslie Holt features detailed line drawing of figures taken from Pablo Picasso, Vincent Van Gogh, and Käthe Kollwitz. For more information, click here.

39th Street Gallery is located at 3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood, MD.

Foggy Bottom – 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Turf and Terrain features 13 contemporary site-responsive sculptures that range from figurative to abstract. For more details, click here.

Meeting point for walking tour is located at 842 New Hampshire Ave. NW.

HEMPHILL – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Julie Wolfe’s Language of the Birds is her third exhibition at HEMPHILL that address her range of a variety of media. For more details, click here.

HEMPHILL is located at 1515 14 St. NW.

Hamiltonian – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Baltimore-based painter Dan Perkins and Mexico-based artist Alejandro Pintado work together in the exhibition Material/Ethereal. For more information, click here.

Hamiltonian is located at 1353 U St. NW.

Tuesday, May 17

Hill Center Galleries – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Hill Center Galleries opens five concurrent exhibitions that features works spanning topics from earth and nature to faces to implied words. 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..