Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: October 6 – October 9 Edition

Elasticity 24"X 36, Mixed media on Canvas by Lisa K. Rosenstein. Courtesy of Wohlfarth Galleries.

Elasticity 24″X 36, Mixed media on Canvas by Lisa K. Rosenstein. Courtesy of Wohlfarth Galleries.


Friday, October 7

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

Touchstone Gallery opens three shows this October as follows: the Gallery Member Show in Gallery A, Perspective by David Alfuth in Gallery B, and Altitudes and Elevations by Gale Wallar in Gallery C. For details, click here.

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

Artists & Makers Studios – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Three exhibitions open this October at Artists & Makers Studios including Back Stories by Andrea Uravitch, Shades of Gray by Karen Hubacher, and White Hot by Ellyn Weiss and Richard Dana. For details, click here.

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

Hillyer Art Space – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Vote4Pope is a participatory performance project by artist Jackie Hoysted. Hoysted will be scheduling papal portrait appointments throughout October. For more information, click here.

Hillyer Art Space is located at 9 Hillyer Ct. NW.


Saturday, October 8

Art Enables – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Join Art Enables for the eleventh annual Outsider Art Inside the Beltway Exhibition featuring the work of self-taught artists. For more information, click here.

Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave. NE.

Washington Sculptors Group – 4 p.m.

Anne Reeve, juror of Micro-Monuments, discusses her ideas, concepts, and selection process. For more information, click here.

The talk is held at the Center of Hellenic Studies located at 3100 Whitehaven St. NW.

Wohlfarth Galleries – 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Women’s Caucus for Art announces their annual exhibition, Cornucopia: All-Media Exhibition, featuring member artists. For details, click here.

Wohlfarth Galleries is located at 3418 9th St. NE.

Crazy Train Studios – 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Crazy Train Studios invites participants to join in their Adult Pinewood Derby contest. For more information, click here.

The derby is located at The Milk Cult Wonderbox at 79 Hanover Pl. NW.

Foundry Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Ann Pickett and Charlene Nield present their works in the dual show An Abstract State of Mind. For more details, click here.

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

Rhizome DC – 8 p.m.

Tom Boran’s new interactive video installation, Star Trick: The Next Iteration, comes to Rhizome DC. For more information, click here.

Rhizome DC is located at 6950 Maple St. NW.


Sunday, October 9

Charles Krause Reporting Fine Art — 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Over 125 artists applied to “cast their presidential vote” at Artists United. The group exhibition features 55 paintings, drawings, assemblages and other works of art by 40 artists from across the country.  For more information, click here.

Location TBA by Sat. October 8.


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..