Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Outsider Art Edition

Cabin by the Lake by Mike Knox. Courtesy of Art Enables.

Cabin by the Lake by Mike Knox. Courtesy of Art Enables.

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Saturday, October 10

Stitch & Rivet – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Stitch & Rivet hosts a “Meet the Maker” series through November 21, 2015. Join Annie Howe for a workshop on paper cuts and prints. For more information, click here.

Stitch & Rivet is located at Studio #3 716 Monroe St. NE.

Anacostia Community Museum – 10 a.m.

The Anacostia Community Museum hosts artist studio tours in the DC area. Participants will be able to visit local artists Ulysses Marshall, George Tolbert, and Bonita Bing. For more details, click here.

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

Art Enables – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Art Enables hosts the 10th annual Outsider Art Inside the Beltway exhibit. Visitors will be able to see new pieces from Art Enables artists along with work from other groups from around the country. For more information, click here.

Off-Rhode Gallery at Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave. NE.

Brentwood Arts Exchange – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Winner of the 2014 Project America’s Next Top Master Artist, Ellen Cornett will discuss her current body of work The Art of the Tale, on view at the BAE. For details, click here.

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

39th Street Gallery – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Artist in Residence Paul Shortt presents an artist talk centered on his ongoing projects. Shortt is a visual artist and educator who seeks to rethink the concept of loitering. For more details, click here.

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

Otis Street Arts Project – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Co-Exist features the work of Glenn Richardson, Eric Celarier, and Albert Schweitzer. The exhibition is curated by Molly Ruppert. For more information, click here.

Otis Street Arts Project is located at 3706 Otis St., Mount Rainier, MD.

Gallery NK – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Join Gallery NK as they present of the works of Richard Claraval and Claudia Cappelle. Both artists strive to connect viewers to nature through their work. For more information, click here.

Gallery NK is located at 321 K St. NE.

Sunday, October 11

Anacostia Community Museum – 2 p.m.

Author Michael Donoghue will talk about the inspiration for his book Borderland on the Isthmus. Limited copies of his book will be available for purchase. For more details, click here.

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