Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: November 3 – November 5

Winged by Sarah Higgins. Courtesy of TAG.

Friday, November 3

White Cloud Gallery – 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Intimacy: Idyllwild Paintings of Michael Newberry features over twenty paintings by Michael Newberry. For more information, click here.

White Cloud Gallery is located at 1843 14th St. NW.

MU Ballston Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Metaphrase explores colors through the paintings, photography, and sculptures of Jeremy Flick and Jon Malis. For more details, click here.

MU Ballston Gallery is located at 1000 North Glebe Rd., Arlington, VA.

Washington Studio School – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Secret Life of Things features a diverse group of still life painters who vary from realism to abstract expressiveness. For more details, click here.

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

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

Join Touchstone Gallery and Art Watch for the opening of The One House Project featuring 220 artists. 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.

November openings include The Arctic Smiles Now by Katherine Akey, Land That We Love by Lloyd Kofi Foster, and Immigration in Ibero-America by AACIA. 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.

Progeny features figurative sculptures from Melissa Ichiuji’s “Guise and Dolls” classes. For more information, 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.

Alternative Evolution by Eric Celarier and Magic Symmetry by Peter Swift open at Artists & Makers Studios 2. For more details, click here.

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

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Best Medicine: Art-Humor-Healing is a group exhibition that explores how humor and fine art connects with healing. For more details, click here.

Joan Hisaoka Gallery is located at 1632 U St. NW.

Torpedo Factory Art Center – 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy art, beer, and food at the Art League Gallery’s annual Art on Tap. For more information, click here.

Torpedo Factory Art Center is located at 105 North Union St., Alexandria, VA. 

Saturday, November 4

Washington Printmakers Gallery – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Jane Mann creates photomontages to examine the historical, cultural, and societal layers in Mediterranean architecture. For more details, click here.

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

Foundry Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Jay Peterzell’s paintings express his feelings about politics, love, and sex in a style between realism and abstraction. For more information, click here.

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

Gallery Underground – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Meet artist Karen Cohen at the First Friday at Gallery Underground and view the exhibitions There’s No Place Like Home and PHANTASIZE. For more details, click here.

Gallery Underground is located at 2100 Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA.

The Artists Gallery – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Two new exhibitions opening are Hidden In View by Marc Weinberg and Entropy by Sarah Higgins. For more information, click here.

TAG is located at 216 North Market St., Frederick, MD. 

Sunday, November 5

Eastern Market Pottery – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The 2017 annual student sale features thirteen local artists and a wide array of ceramic pieces. For more information, click here.

Eastern Market Pottery is located at 7th and C St. SE.

Athenaeum Gallery – 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Members of the Washington Society Landscape Painters display sketches and paintings they created. For more information, click here.

Athenaeum Gallery is located at 201 Prince St., Alexandria, VA.

Studio Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

November openings include American Bling by Laura Litten and Fotoweek 2017: Deconstructing the Photographic Index. For more details, click here.

Studio Gallery is located at 2108 R St. NW. 

Saturday, November 4 and Sunday, November 5

Artists & Makers Studios 1 and 2 – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Join Artists & Makers Studios 1 and 2 for their open studio weekend and support local small businesses. For more information, click here.

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

Artists & Makers Studios 2 12276 Wilkins Ave., Rockville, 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..