Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Quilted Edition

Quilt courtesy of Off Rhode Studio

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Saturday February 11

 

 

Off-Rhode Studio Gallery (1pm to 4pm)

Off-Rhode Studio Gallery, a project of Art enables, presents an exhibition of locally produced quilts inspired by a recent exhibition at the American Folk Art Museum in New York.   For additional details, click here.

 

Off-Rhode galleries is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave NE.

 

 

CHAL (5pm to 7pm)

The Capitol Hill Art League hosts an opening reception for an all-media exhibit entitled Far Away. The League’s exhibition will be juried by Marsha Staiger a Torpedo Factory Artist and faculty member of the Alexandria-based Art League School.   For additional details and a preview of the work, click here.

 

CHAL exhibits at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop located 545 7th Street SE

 

 

The Fridge (7pm to 10pm)

The Fridge presents new work by Pose II and Catherine Koch.  Pose II, AKA Daniel Hopkins, is a graffiti “writer” born in the Bronx and raised in Yonkers, NY.  Koch, a photographer,  has spent the last three year following Pose II and documenting his work around the globe.  Her photographs should provide a spurious curatorial statement in the form of visual documentation of Pose II’s larger murals.   For additional details, click here.

 

The Fridge is located in the Rear Alley behind 516 8th Street SE

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Phil Hutinet
Authored by: Phil Hutinet

Phil Hutinet, a third generation Capitol Hill resident, is the publisher of East City Art which he began in 2010 to document and promote the growing contemporary art movement in the eastern communities of Washington, DC. In 2012-2013, his consultancy work east of the river yielded the Anacostia Playhouse, Craig Kraft Studios, the Anacostia Arts Center and the 2012-2013 LUMEN8ANACOSTIA festivals. He currently produces EMULSION, East City Art's annual regional juried show. In 2015, he coordinated the Gateway Open Studio Tour and continues to consult on numerous regional art projects. Hutinet has been interviewed by or has made appearances on the BBC, Capital Community News, Washingtonian, Washington City Paper, The Washington Post, WOL Radio, WJLA ABC News Channel 7/Channel 8, WTOP and other local and national media.