Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Bikes, Dolls and Dynamic Duos Edition

Photo courtesy of Duly Noted Painters.

Photo courtesy of Duly Noted Painters.

 

Friday, October 2

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

Join Touchstone Gallery for the opening reception for their Gallery Member Show, The Quality of Light by Pete McCutchen, and HUSK by Anthony Dortch. For more details, click here.

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

Congress Heights Arts & Culture Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Black Doll Show features renowned doll artists Betty Baines, Gwendolyn Aqui Brooks, Francine Haskins, Jeri Hubbard and Paula Whaley. The artists will be available to discuss their work. For more information, click here.

CHACC is located at 3200 MLK Jr. Ave. SE.

Saturday, October 3

Brookland Artspace Gallery – 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Duly Noted Painters presents the opening of NOW & THEN, an exhibition featuring the collaborative artworks of Kurtis Ceppetelli and Matthew Malone. For more information, click here.

Brookland Artspace Gallery is located at 3305 8th St. NE.

CHAW – 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

CHAL begins their 2015-2016 Season with the opening of their October Juried Show at CHAW. Twenty-five artists feature their works through a wide variety of media. For more details, click here.

CHAW is located at 545 Seventh St. SE.

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum – 2 p.m.

Guests are invited to discuss the growing roles arts can play in the future of neighborhood revitalization. For more information, click here.

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum is located at 1901 Fort Place SE.

Studio SoHy – 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The SoHy CyClo Show features the works of over twenty local DC metro artists whose works focus on their interpretations of cycling. Artwork will be on sale during the opening reception. For more details, click here.

SoHy is located at 4327 Gallatin St., Hyattsville, MD.

Sunday, October 4

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum – 11 a.m.

Sign up for docent-led tours of the exhibition How the Civil War Changed Washington. This family friendly tour has components for guests of all ages. For more details, click here.

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum is located at 1901 Fort Place SE.

Monday, October 5

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

Join Hill Center Galleries for the opening of three new exhibitions: Shades of PastelFaces & Places, and Faces of Spirits. 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..