DC Art Gallery Openings and Exhibitions This Week: October 2-15, 2023

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Shamila Chaudhary, The Day of Judgment, Part 2, 2020, water-based paint on gesso board, 6 x 24 in.

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A R T I S T  T A L K S

Addison/Ripley | Coffee & Conversation with Jackie Battenfield & Christopher Addison | Talk: Saturday, October 7 at 11am

Brentwood Arts Exchange | ‘Get In Where You Fit’ In & ‘The Genesis Project: Volume 1’, Artist & Curator Talk | Talks: Saturday, October 14 at 2pm

IA&A at Hillyer Art | Shamila Chaudhary | Artist Talk: Saturday, October 14 at 2pm

Tephra ICA | ‘Flare’ with Charles Philippe Jean-Pierre | Artist Talk: Friday, October 13 at 6pm

Watergate Gallery | Yumiko Hirokawa ‘Letter to the World’ | Artist Talk: Thursday, October 12 at 6pm

Noelle Garcia, Medicine Bottle #2. Image courtesy of the artist and Tephra ICA.


C L A S S E S —  W O R K S H O P S

NEW this week:

Second Saturday Workshop at Art Enables: Neurographic Art

Indigenous Beading Workshop at Tephra ICA

McLean Project for the Arts | Watercolor and Beyond: Navigating Artist Block and Brain Fog: Barbara Januszkiewicz

Register for art classes and workshops here:
ArtReach Studio @ THEARC Fall 2023 Youth Classes
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

Glen Echo
Harmony Hall
McLean Project for the Arts
Montgomery College (Community Art Classes for Adults & Teens)
Montpelier Arts Center
Museum of Contemporary Art Arlington (Formerly Arlington Arts Center)
Project Create
The Art League
The Studio Visit
Workhouse Arts Center

Collage of the Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival 2021 & 2022 – Photo credit to; Paige Friedeman, Eric Sherar & Busy Graham


E V E N T S

Fall 2023 Events at National Portrait Gallery

ArtHub609 | Eric van den Brulle ‘Burning Man’ | Reception: Thursday, October 12 from 6-9pm

Bethesda Row Arts Festival | Saturday, October 14 from 11am to 6pm & Sunday, October 15 from 10am to 5pm

Freight Gallery | Susan Hostetler ‘FLEETING MESSENGERS’ | Event: Sunday, October 15 from 4-6pm

The Kreeger Museum | Fall 2023 Open House | Saturday, October 7 from 10-3pm

Workhouse Arts Center | Second Saturday Art Walk | Event: Saturday, October 14 from 6-9pm

Raise the Roof Art Center Fundraiser | Event: Saturday, October 14 from 5-7:30pm

2023 Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival | Event: Sunday, October 15 from 10am-5pm

Folks Ain’t Ready For Souls Yet– Asha Elana Casey.  Work available through the Duke Ellington High School Visual Arts Faculty & Alum auction.

 

E X H I B I T I O N S

Artists & Makers Studios | October Exhibitions | October 6—25 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 5-8pm

BlackRock Center for the Arts | ‘Zion: Let My Children Hear Music’ | October 1—December 23 | Reception: Sunday, October 1 from 2-5pm OPENING RESCHEDULED TO OCTOBER 7

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop | ‘Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo’ | October 7—27 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 7 from 5:30-7:30pm

Chesapeake Framing Company | ‘Chroma Connections’ | October 2—31 | Opening Reception: Sunday, October 8 from 3-5pm

Del Ray Artisans Gallery | ‘Curses! Foiled Again!’ The Art of Swords and Sorcery | October 6-28 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 7-9pm

DISTRICT Arts | ‘HUMOR’ | October 7—29 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 7 from 5-7pm

Douglass-Myers Museum’s Bearman Gallery | Resilience Unveiled | September 17—October 29

Ellington Gallery | Visual Arts Faculty And Alumni Benefit Auction | October 6—31 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 6-8pm

Falls Church Arts | ‘Alchemy of Metal: Repurpose and Re-use’ | October 7—November 12 | Polyphony, Austin Moffa | Reception: Saturday, October 7 from 7-9pm

Foundry Gallery | Katherine Blakeslee ‘Change and Challenge’ | October 7—29 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 7 from 4-6pm

Gallery B | Anna Rose Soevik ‘Living in Bethesda’ | October 13—November 5 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 13 from 6-8pm

Gallery Underground | Barry Barnett Keith ‘Pluviophile’ | October 6—27 | Barry Barnett Keith taken by Arlington Artists Alliance |Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 5-7pm

Homme Gallery | Dina AZ. Salem ‘/Mend/’ | October 7—12 | Reception: Saturday, October 7 from 4-7pm

IA&A at Hillyer | ‘The Oracle Said ‘Be Still’’ | October 6—29 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 6-8pm

Morton Fine Art | Amber Robles-Gordon ‘Surely, she (he/we) is a little animal?’ | October 14—November 9 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 14 from 4-6pm

Multiple Exposures Gallery | Fred Zafran ‘REFLECTION UNKNOWN’ | October 10—November 19

Nepenthe Gallery | Dorothy Gillespie | October 5—19 | Opening Reception: Thursday, October 5 from 6-7:30pm

Reston Art Gallery and Studios | Sandra C Dovberg ‘October Surprise’ | October 14—29 | Reception: Saturday, October 14 and Sunday, October 15 from 2-4pm

Riverworks Art Gallery | James Vissari ‘My Town’ | October 7—November 12 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 7 from 4-6pm

RoFa Projects | Ana De Orbegoso ‘So what do we do with our history?’ | September 14—December 1

RoFa & Beta Gallery | Muriel Hasbun ‘A Celebration of Citizenship’ | September 17—November 4

Stamp Gallery | ‘Placeholde’r | October 12—December 9 | Opening Reception: Thursday, October 12 from 6-8pm

Studio Gallery and Stimson Center | Sabiha Iqbal, Eleanor Wang, and Carolee Jakes ‘Perspectives of Peace’ | October 3—19

Takoma Park Arts | ‘Curving Lines’ | October 5, 2023—February 22, 2024 | Opening Reception: Thursday, October 5 from 7:30-9pm

The Art League Gallery | Ray Goodrow ‘Seeking a Sense of Place’ and October 2023 Open Exhibit | October 13—November 5 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 13 from 6:30-8pm

The Arts Club of Washington | ‘East Meets West Through Sumi-e’ | October 6—28 | Li Wen Quach Idyllic Scene | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 5-7pm

The Framer’s Choice Gallery | Vian Borchert ‘ELEVATION’ | October 14—31 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 14 from 3-5pm

The Phillips Collection | ‘African Modernism in America’, 1947-67 | October 7, 2023—January 7, 2024

October 2023 Exhibitions at Touchstone Gallery | October 5—29 | Opening Reception: Saturday, October 14 from 4-7pm

Washington Studio School | Yumiko Glover ‘Traces of Memory’ | October 6—December 1 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 6-8pm

Waverly Street Gallery | ‘STORMS AND FISSURES’ | October 6—28 | Opening Reception: Friday, October 6 from 6-8pm

Zenith Gallery | Ram Brisueno ‘Young Mornings’ | October 13—November 11 | House of Dreams by Ram Brisueno | Receptions: Friday, October 13 from 4-8pm and Saturday, October 14 from 3-7pm

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A complete list of ALL exhibitions currently on view are posted in descending order, by soonest closing date, here:
https://www.eastcityart.com/category/openings-and-events/