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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

2022 Bethesda Painting Awards Finalists Announced

Eight painters have been selected as finalists for the Bethesda Painting Awards, a juried competition and exhibition produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District. Over 200 artists from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. submitted work to the annual competition created to exclusively honor regional painters. The top prize winners...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

Montpelier Arts Center Says Goodbye to Horse

Montpelier Arts Center is saying goodbye to Horse, the sculpture, as it rides out to the pastures of its new home at the Show Place Arena and Equestrian Center in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Join us for this exciting celebration of the departure of our metaled equine beauty, and be on the lookout...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

Craig Kraft Studio Announces Recipient of Small Project Grant

Craig Kraft Studio is excited to announce the first recipient of our series of Small Project grants for District Artist. Redeat Wondemu is an Eritrean-born, Ethiopian-American photographer who captures portraits of women in Ethiopia in a series called “Modern Muses,” dealing with matters of beauty standards, inspiration and representation. Wondemu makes large...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

DC Arts Commission Announces Available Grants for FY23

The largest allocation in the agency’s history includes funding for pandemic recovery, arts education, and general operating support for nonprofit arts and cultural organizations The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (CAH) is now accepting applications for fiscal year 2023 grant programs. Funding is available to support projects from...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

The Phillips Collection Presents new Installation by Wesley Clark

New installation by Wesley Clark speaks to the energy and transformation east of the Anacostia River The Phillips Collection presents a new commissioned installation by DC-based artist Wesley Clark, the final of three commissions by DC-based artists in celebration of the museum’s centennial. The site-specific installation titled New Beginning consists of geometric forms that represent...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

Smithsonian American Art Museum Acquires More than 200 Artworks for its Craft Collection

A recent campaign by the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Renwick Gallery to acquire artworks by leading craft artists has brought more than 200 objects into its permanent collection. The Renwick Gallery 50th Anniversary Acquisition Campaign, begun in 2020, focused on artworks made by a broadly representative and diverse group of...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

Dr. Ndubuisi C. Ezeluomba Named VMFA’s New Curator of African Art

Following an international search, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) announced today the appointment of Dr. Ndubuisi C. Ezeluomba to the position of Curator of African Art beginning May 25, 2022. Ezeluomba, better known as Endy, was most recently the Françoise Billion Richardson Curator of African Art at the...

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By Editorial Team on May 17, 2022

Glen Echo Park: Events & Venue Manager Position

Deadline: Mon, 13 June 2022

Applications for Events & Venue Manager are now being accepted.

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May 16-22, 2022

DC AREA EXHIBITIONS, ARTIST TALKS, CLASSES & EVENTS May 16-22, 2022

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By Editorial Team on May 16, 2022

Pazo Fine Art Presents Don Voisine and Ruri Yi The Spaces in Between

Sat, 21 May 2022 - Thu, 30 June 2022

An opening reception is scheduled for Saturday, May 21 from 5pm to 8pm.

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By Editorial Team on May 16, 2022

Hamiltonian Artists Presents Amber Eve Anderson Something Worth Doing

Sat, 21 May 2022 - Sat, 25 June 2022

An opening is scheduled for Saturday, May 21 from 5pm to 7pm and an artist talk is scheduled for Thursday, June 9 at 6pm.

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By Editorial Team on May 16, 2022

2022 Tephra ICA Festival

Fri, 20 May 2022 - Sun, 22 May 2022

May 20–22, 2022 | 11am–6pm, rain or shine

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By Editorial Team on May 16, 2022

VisArts Presents Xiaosheng Bi, Nanette Bevan, Bertrand Mao, and Dunnie Onasanya 2022 VisArts Studio Artists Exhibition

Fri, 13 May 2022 - Sun, 12 June 2022

An opening is scheduled for Friday, June 10 from 7pm to 9pm.

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By Editorial Team on May 16, 2022

Carla Massoni Gallery/MASSONIART Presents Marcy Dunn Ramsey Surfacing

Thu, 12 May 2022 - Sun, 12 June 2022

A first Friday reception is scheduled for Friday, June 3 from 5pm to 7pm.

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By Editorial Team on May 16, 2022

Amy Kaslow Gallery Presents HumanKind Group Exhibition

Fri, 20 May 2022 - Sun, 10 July 2022

An opening is scheduled for Friday, May 20 at 6pm.

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