Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Troublemakers Edition

Photo courtesy of Touchstone Gallery.

Weekend East City Event Round Up: Troublemakers Edition – East City
Red Canyon by Carl Foley via Miriam’s Kitchen. Photo courtesy of Touchstone Gallery.

 

Friday, November 6

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

Join Touchstone Gallery for the opening of their November exhibitions: [email protected] and “Seeing is believing” in Gallery A, Nature Sketched in Gallery B, and Handpicked: Works from Miriam’s Kitchen Studio Artists in Gallery C. For more information, click here.

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

Gallery OonH – 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Luis Peralta Del Valle presents Trouble Makers: The Struggle at Gallery OonH. Del Valle’s vibrant and colorful abstract paintings reflect the continuous endeavors of the oppressed. For more details, click here.

Gallery OonH is located at 1354 H St. NE.

ReCreative Spaces – 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

In addition to viewing works by Michelle Izquierdo and Vanessa Smith, audience members will have the opportunity to interact with the duo via live painting and an “Art Making Station.” For more information and to register, click here. 

ReCreative Spaces is now located at 3501 Perry Street in Mount Rainier, MD.

Saturday, November 7

Fontana Forge – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fontana Forge will host their second annual fall open house. Guests will also have the opportunity to register for a basic blacksmithing class. For more information, click here.

Fontana Forge is located at 2414 Douglas St. NE.

CHAL – 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Visitors are invited to participate in CHAL’s Annual Small Works Art Sale. Shoppers can experience three-blocks of unique gifts for the holiday season. For details, click here.

The sale is located at 545 7th St. NE.

Sunday, November 8

Montpelier Arts Center – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

This November Montpelier Arts Center welcomes artists Caroline Thorington and Sushama Parikh in two concurrent exhibitions. Along with these solo shows they present a gratitude themed exhibition featuring the works of local artists. For more information, click here.

Montpelier Arts Center is located at 9652 Nuirkirk Rd., Laurel, MD.

Gallery NK – 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Gallery NK hosts the closing reception and artist talk for Inspiration, the exhibition featuring the works of Claudia Cappelle and Richard Claraval. For more details, click here.

Gallery NK is located at 321 K St. NE.

Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8

Mid City – 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Join Mid City Artists for the annual Open Studios Tour. Visitors can create their own self-guided tour or partake in a guided tour as local artists invite the public to interact with and explore their creative spaces. For more information, 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..