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By Matthew McClure on March 25, 2024

East City Art Reviews—Alyse Radenovic Lines in Color at The Art League Gallery

Alyse Radenovic’s Lines in Color at The Art League Gallery presents eleven abstract acrylics, showcasing a serene departure from her symbol-rich previous works, reflecting a unique interpretation of the Washington Color School’s influence.

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By Olivia Niuman on March 14, 2024

East City Art Reviews—Mark Rothko: Paintings on Paper at the National Gallery of Art

Mark Rothko: Paintings on Paper reveals Rothko’s lesser-known works on paper, tracing his shift from figurative to abstract art. The exhibition is a curated journey through his evolution, designed to evoke deep emotional engagement, making it a compelling experience for all viewers.

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By Olivia Niuman on February 16, 2024

East City Art Reviews—A Delicate Balance at the Athenaeum

A Delicate Balance showcases the work of nine sculptors whose materials, practices, and conceptual concerns vary widely. Curator Jackie Hoysted and producer Veronica Szalus have assembled a show that explores the notion of balance in almost every way the word can be interpreted- physically, spiritually, ecologically, and conceptually.

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Openings and Events

By Editorial Team on April 1, 2024

Artomatic DC | 25th Anniversary

March 8, 2024 — April 28, 2024

Haven't Been to Artomatic DC yet? It's time to plan several trips before it's over. Artomatic is very excited to be back in DC sharing the amazing work of one thousand visual and performing artists that have filled seven floors of an empty office building. There is something for everyone...

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News Briefs

By Editorial Team on March 25, 2024

VisArts Awarded Implementation Grant for Lincoln Park Community Center Mural Project

VisArts is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $30,000 Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) grant to implement a mural project for the Lincoln Park Community Center in Rockville, Maryland. VisArts will manage the project, which has been developed in partnership with the Lincoln Park community. Work on the...

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By Editorial Team on March 18, 2024

East City Art Announces the 2024 Capital Art Book Fair Exhibitors

East City Art Presents the 2024 Capital Art Book Fair The second edition of East City Art’s Capital Art Book Fair takes place at Eastern Market’s North Hall.  The event is open to the public, free of charge.   Thirty-six exhibitors from across the DMV, the US, Asia and Europe will...

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By Editorial Team on March 18, 2024

The Compass Atelier Opens New Expanded Art Center in Kensington, MD

Beginning April 1, The Compass Atelier will no longer be just a single classroom–it will become Compass Art Center. Located in Kensington, MD at 10335 Kensington Parkway, the new space will be the home to five art classrooms: Two Compass Ateliers, home of the vaunted 'Master Artist Program' Two 'Stone...

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Calls For Entry

By Editorial Team on March 18, 2024

Bethesda Urban Partnership Call for Artists

Deadline: Mon, 29 April 2024

The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District announces a Call for Artists for a new public art project in downtown Bethesda, MD. The A&E District will select 15 artists whose original designs will be printed onto a vinyl wrap to adorn 15 Signal Boxes located throughout downtown Bethesda. This new project...

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By Editorial Team on March 18, 2024

McLean Project for the Arts Open Call for Art Teachers

Deadline: Tue, 30 April 2024

MPA is excited to announce an OPEN CALL for Art Teachers! We are looking for artists/teachers to teach art classes in our DuVal studio, located in the McLean Community Center, for adults, children and teens. All media, processes and approaches considered. Openings beginning in Spring 2024. Both weekly classes and...

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By Editorial Team on March 11, 2024

The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District invites regional artists to submit work to the annual Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards!

Deadline: Tue, 30 April 2024

This juried art competition awards $14,000 in prizes to four selected winners. The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, April 30, 2024. Up to eight finalists will be chosen to display their work at Bethesda’s Gallery B in September 2024. The competition will be juried by Dr. Jennifer Figg, Professor of...

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