Athenaeum Gallery Presents Human Condition: exploring the body as subject

By Editorial Team on February 11, 2020

Sun, 16 February 2020 - Sun, 22 March 2020

Catnap: Saarinens Ticket Hall, by Shelley Lowenstein, oil on canvas, 25” x 31”, 2018.
Opening Reception: Sunday, February 16 from 4pm to 6pm

This exhibition is a visual exploration of the human condition, asking artists to capture what is it that makes a person. From the classic nude, to abstract and impressionist treatments, to pieces that touch on the basic concept of humanity— a wide variety of interpretations are included.

About the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association:
The Athenaeum Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday 12pm to 4 pm

The Athenaeum Gallery is the headquarters of the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association (NVFAA).  Founded in 1964, the NVFAA is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in all forms of art, and to establishing programs that will enrich the cultural life of Northern Virginia and the surrounding metropolitan area. The Athenaeum Gallery exhibits work created solely by artists living or working the region and strives to present visitors with a wide variety of excellent work and unique experiences.

Athenaeum Gallery is located at 201 Prince St., Alexandria, VA. For more information, call 703.548.0035 or visit