Weekend Round Up

Weekend East City Round Up

Artwork for electronica band Mariner Project for the song "Red" as part of the Lyrical Visions art series. Image Courtesy of Russ McIntosh.

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Friday July 27

 Tubman Mahan Gallery (6:30pm to 8:30pm)

Russ McIntosh’s Double Take solo first solo exhibition at the gallery features digital images that challenge the viewer to look beyond the initial composition and see beyond the original composition.  For more information about the exhibition click here.


The Tubman-Mahan Gallery  is located at 3839 Benning RD NE



DeanwoodxDesign (6pm to 8pm)

Concurrent with the Russ McIntosh Exhibtion is #myDeanwood: Honoring the Past to Create the Future. The exhibit features the work of artists Amber Robles Gordon, Sherry Burton Ways, Zandra Chestnut, Esther Iverem, Benita Elliott and Aaron Brown.


The Tubman-Mahan Gallery is located at 3839 Benning RD NE


Saturday July 28


Tilted Torch (9pm)

The eclectic cast of Tilted Torch wants you to join their Play Date at the Red Palace.  The variety show will raise proceed for the FIGMENT DC arts festival that will be held this fall at the Yards Park.  Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door.  For more information on this event and on how to purchase tickets in advance click here.


The Red Palace is located at 1212 H St NE


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.