Gallery Openings and Events

Art Enables Annual Holiday Show

Outside Art Enables.  Photo by Phil Hutinet for East City Art.

Outside Art Enables. Photo by Phil Hutinet for East City Art.

Opening Reception: Saturday, December 14 from 1pm to 4pm


Skip the mall and deck the halls with one-of-a-kind art and ornaments made by the self-taught artists of Art Enables.

Second Saturday Free Art Workshop
Saturday, December 14 from 1pm  to 4pm
Artist Jenny Walton will lead a printmaking workshop that will explore basic relief-printing principals and participants will make their own holiday card to share with friends and family.

All events are open to the public and free of charge.

Off Rhode Gallery at Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave NE. For more information, visit 202.554.9455, or email

Off-Rhode Studio is an auxiliary arts space dedicated to local, emerging, and self-taught artists. Exhibits, panels, discussions, and more happen in this small scale and intimate environment. For more information on Off-Rhode Studio events, visit

Art Enables is a 501(c)3 nonprofit gallery and supported employment program for adult artists with developmental disabilities from around the Washington Metropolitan area. Art Enables’ mission is to offer participants in the program the opportunity, the environment, the materials, and the marketing support they need to succeed as professional artists.