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CONFLUENCE 2019 SELECT — Presented by East City Art and Otis Street Arts Project


Opening Reception: Saturday, October 19 from 6-9pm

East City Art, in partnership with Otis Street Arts Project, is pleased to present CONFLUENCE 2019 SELECT, a group exhibition featuring the work of ten DC area artists whose work was reviewed in East City Art’s 2019 Anthology of critical writing titled CONFLUENCE: Two Rivers One City.

CONFLUENCE 2019 SELECT, through the unique merger of visual art and critical writing, offers an expansive view of regional talent allowing audiences the opportunity to examine some of the most engaging ideas trending in contemporary visual art.

Exhibiting artists include:
Hsin-Hsi Chen
Michèle Colburn
Marion Colomer
Nehemiah Dixon III
Duly Noted Painters (Ceppetteli & Malone)
James Huckenpahler (courtesy HEMPHILL)
Isabel Manalo (courtesy Addison/Ripley Fine Art)
Stephanie Mercedes
John Paradiso

Key dates (all events are free of charge and open to the public)

  • On view: October 19-November 23
  • Opening Reception: Saturday, October 19 from 6-9pm
  • The Critics Of East City Art: Wednesday, November 6 Starting at 7pm
  • Closing Reception: Saturday, November 23 from 6-8pm

Otis Street Arts Project is located at 3706 Otis St, Mt Rainier, MD 20712.  There is ample parking outside the gallery.

Images of work can be found HERE 
Critical essays written about each of the artists can be found HERE

About East City Art
East City Art is the DC metropolitan area’s visual arts publication of record.  In addition to being the only listing source for visual art events, ECA publishes news briefs and regular reviews of work by its ten-person writers collaborative. The most compelling reviews are published annually in print in an anthology titled CONFLUENCE.

About Otis Street Arts Project
Otis Street Arts Project is an artist run space in Mount Rainier, Maryland. OSAP serves as artist studios, exhibition space, and a creative incubator for those interested in a dynamic, supportive, and community-oriented work environment of professional artists.

Editorial Team
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