Translation through Art

By Editorial Team on March 5, 2024

Deadline: Sun, March 31 2024

Strathmore Mansion

Translation through Art. This exhibition will feature work by Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) artists based in the DMV area, in the galleries at the Mansion at Strathmore, to celebrate AAPI heritage month in May of 2024. DC – Baltimore based artist Emon Surakitkoson ( will be curating the exhibition with the support of the Strathmore Mansion. The goal of this show is to highlight AAPI artists in the DMV area, providing the artists with a platform to showcase their work and share their stories, and an opportunity to gain increased visibility and clients for their practices. We hope this show can offer an opportunity for participating artists and visitors alike to build community, start new conversations, learn from one another, and find moments of connection, healing, levity, and growth.

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We are encouraging artists to showcase their stories and meanings through their art, with an all-encompassing range of subjects and interpretations.
We are looking primarily for 2D pieces (photography, painting, collage, digital illustration, etc.) but are open to some sculpture or installation work. See below for more details.

– Application Closes: Sunday, March 31 2024
– Notifications for selected work: Sunday, April 7 2024
– Drop-off artwork: May 1 – May 2 2024
– Exhibition Dates: May 14 – July 27 2024(Strathmore is closed on Sundays – Mondays)
– Opening Reception / Live performance: Friday, May 17 2024
– Pick-up artwork: Monday, July 29 2024

Mansion at Strathmore
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852

***THIS APPLICATION WILL CLOSE on Sunday, March 31st at 11:59 pm***

All the requirements for participating are included in the submission form! Please read everything closely. If you are unfamiliar with this venue, you can learn more about Strathmore’s gallery on their website ( or visit the building when they are open to the public.

You can find additional details about the show and the application form here:

Submission link: