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By Claudia Rousseau, Ph.D. on July 9, 2021

East City Art Reviews—Erik Thor Sandberg’s New Drawings: Art Historical Reflections

A small portfolio of new drawings by painter Erik Thor Sandberg is now available for viewing at CONNERSMITH Gallery. There are only five of them in this group, but they are arresting and memorable both for Sandberg’s amazing draftsmanship and their fascinating iconography.

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By Phil Hutinet on May 4, 2021

The 50 States Project Part One: Seventeen States and a Global Pandemic

Artists Kate Fleming and Tom Woodruff are heirs to the North American propensity for continental wanderlust. Their 50 States Project follows a long-standing tradition of roaming from coast-to-coast in search of America.

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By Phil Hutinet on April 26, 2021

Craft Optimism: Artwork in Harmony with the Environment

Craft Optimism takes place April 24 through May 1, 2021 online at craftoptimism.si.edu

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Weekly Events List

July 26-August 1, 2021

A R T I S T   T A L K S Alexandria Office of the Arts | Site See: Three Artists, One Site Discussion | Thursday, July 29 at 4:30pm Prince George's Arts & Humanities Council Creative Community Conversation | Thursday, July 29 at 1pm C L A S S...

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Opening and Events

Torpedo Factory Artists @ Mosaic Presents Regional Painting Competition

The reception and juror talk is scheduled for Thursday, July 29 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

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News Briefs

Glenstone Museum to Expand Its Visitor Experience with a Building Conceived for a Large-Scale Work by Richard Serra

Glenstone Museum has announced plans to construct a building specially conceived to house a major sculpture by American artist Richard Serra, extending the museum’s outdoor program of art, architecture, and landscape along its Woodland Trail. Continue reading Glenstone Museum to Expand Its Visitor Experience with a Building Conceived for a...

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Driskell Center Receives $790K Mellon Grant to Fund Commemorative Sculpture and Garden, Archives

The Driskell Center announces the receipt of a $790,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, which will fund the creation of a new sculpture at the David C. Driskell Center and the identification, cataloging, preservation, and digitization of prominent archives in the field of African American art.Continue reading Driskell...

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Warhol Foundation Increases Washington Project for the Arts Grant Support

Washington Project for the Arts has announced that The Andy Warhol Foundation has awarded WPA $100,000 for artist-organized programs. Continue reading Warhol Foundation Increases Washington Project for the Arts Grant Support

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Calls For Entry

Glen Echo 50th Annual Labor Day Art Show

Deadline: Mon, 02 August 2021

Glen Echo Park Partnership is seeking submissions for their 2021 Labor Day Art Show.

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Call for Entry: Certain Party or Parties Unknown

Deadline: Mon, 02 August 2021

The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (AHCMC) seeks artists over 18 to submit work for a temporary exhibition that continues the dialogue about racial justice.

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Request for Proposal: Bethesda Mural

Deadline: Fri, 06 August 2021

Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District seeks proposals from artists who are 18 years of age or older for a mural at Old Georgetown Road/Woodmont Avenue Parking Garage.

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