Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: October 13 – October 15

Rush Baker. The Cave. Arcylic and ceremic tile adhesive on canvas. Courtesy of Prince George’s African American Museum & Cultural Center.

Rush Baker. The Cave. Arcylic and ceremic tile adhesive on canvas. Courtesy of Prince George’s African American Museum & Cultural Center.

 

Thursday, October 13

Torpedo Factory Art Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Celebrate Day of the Dead with live music, silkscreening, and gallery receptions. More information, click here.

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

The Art League – 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Anita Bucsay Damron uses glass to create mosaic tapestries in her solo exhibition, Transformations: Tapestries in Glass. For more details, click here.

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

 

Friday, October 14

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

Join Waverly Street Gallery for the opening reception of Urban Studies by Cathy Abramson. Details, click here.

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

Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The group exhibition Through Their Eyes features works influenced by Prince George’s County CVPA Alumni. More information, click here.

PGAAMCC is located at 4519 Rhode Island Ave., North Brentwood, MD.

 The David M. Brown Planetarium – 6:30 p.m.

Join Arlington Arts for the opening reception of In This Convex Hull: A Full Dome Projection. Screenings will be held throughout the weekend. Details, click here.

The David M. Brown Planetarium is located at 1426 N. Quincy St., Arlington, VA. 

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

Benner’s Famous 5 Cent Cartoon features the work of Brendan Loper. More information, click here.

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

 

Saturday, October 15

 Arlington Art – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Artist Linda Hesh invites the public to interact with her artwork Put the “I” into C_vic.  Details, click here.

The exhibition is located at Courthouse Plaza between 2200 and 2300 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington, VA. 

Arlington Arts Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Fall SOLOS 2016 features the works of fourteen regional contemporary artists. More information, click here.

AAC is located at 3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA.

 

Sunday, October 16

Pennsylvania Avenue – 5:30 p.m.

I want a president… (a collective reading – DC) is of series participatory events culminating in a reading about what individuals want in a US president. For more details, click here.

 

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..