DC Art Gallery Openings and Exhibitions This Week: May 20-26 & May 27-June 2, 2024

David Camero Cecilia, Mask, 30″ x 27″ on view at Athenaeum.


Please NOTE the following:
  • This edition of the weekly list includes the week of May 20-26 & the week of May 27-June 2. 
  • There is no newsletter on Wednesday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.
  • The week of June 3, the weekly list will be published on Wednesday, June 5 & the newsletter will run on Thursday, June 6.


A R T I S T  T A L K S

District Clay Center | ‘Earth and Fire’ Ken Matsuzaki on His Life and Work | Talk: Friday, May 24 at 6pm

The DC Arts Center | Jessica Valoris Artist Talk: Sunday, May 26 at 3pm

VisArts | Nanette Bevan Artist Talk: May 31 at 7pm

Zenith Gallery | Anne Marchand Artist talk: June 1 at 2pm

McLean Project for the Arts 2024 Spring Solos Artist Talk: Saturday, June 1 at 11am

Fred Schnider Gallery of Art | Artist Talk with Alice Whealin and Curator David Carlson: Sunday, June 2 at 4pm


C L A S S E S —  W O R K S H O P S

Register for art classes and workshops here:
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


HEMPHILL Artworks | Janet Fries | Book Event & Signing: Tuesday, May 21 by 6-8pm

Paloma Vianey, De aquí a allá (detail of diptych), 2023. Oil on canvas and the absence of tulle fabric, 30” x 48” (each panel).  On view at DCAC.



Addison/Ripley Fine Art | Mary Page Evans ‘Paintings from Nature’ | May 31—July 20 | Opening Reception: Friday, May 31 from 5-7pm

Arts Club of Washington | Annual Summer Members’ Exhibition for 2024 | May 31—June 29 | Opening Reception: Friday, May 31 from 5-7pm

Athenaeum | David Camero ‘Coroto: Masks of Power’ | May 24—June 23 | Opening Reception: Thursday, May 30 from 4-6pm

DC Arts Center Curatorial Initiative | ‘Between, Through, Across’ | May 31—June 30 | Opening Reception: Friday, May 31 from 7-9pm

Eastside Artists’ Gallery | Lis Zadravec ‘Through Eyes of Wonder’ | June 1—June | Opening Reception: Saturday, June 1 from 5-7pm

HEMPHILL Artworks | Franz Jantzen Photography | May 18—June 29

Honfleur Gallery | ‘auxilium continuum: reframing’ | May 16— June 29 | Reception: Friday, May 31 from 7-9pm

Multiple Exposures Gallery | Sarah Hood Salomon ‘Questioning the Photograph’ | May 21—June 30

Nepenthe Gallery Remembers Yasmine Iskander | May 23—29 | Opening Reception: Thursday, May 23 from 6-7:30pm

Rhizome DC | ‘Queering Sound 2024: pictures at an exhibition’ | May 25—31 | Opening Reception: Saturday, 25 May from 10-12pm

RoFa Projects | Francisca Rojas ‘Dual reflections: Marching Women’ | May 4—June 29

Sitar Arts Center | ‘Chain Reaction’ Community Art Workshop & Art Opening | May 24—June 22 | Community Art Workshop 5–6:30pm & Opening Reception: 7pm

Studio Gallery | May/June 2024 Exhibitions | May 24—June 15 | Opening Reception: May 25 from 3-5 pm

The Art League and Port City Brewing | May 2024 Open Exhibit | May 14—June 2

The Art League Gallery | ‘Cape Cod Waters’ Photographs by Meg Clarke | May 14—June 2

Touchstone Gallery | Rosemary Luckett ‘Nature Icons’ | May 30—June 30 | Opening Reception: Saturday, June 1 from 4-7pm

Transformer DC | ‘E21: A Different Horizon Atlas: Collaboratively Mapping Queer Utopias’ | June 1—July 13 | Opening Reception: Saturday, June 1 from 1-2pm

VisArts | ‘Wade’ + ‘Darwin: The View from the Road’ & Bloodlines | May 31—July 21 | Opening Receptions: Friday, May 31 from 7-9pm

Washington Printmakers Gallery | Dan Berkovitz ‘Lost Causes and American Landscapes’ | May 31—June 30 | Opening Reception: Saturday, June 1 from 5-8pm

Woman’s National Democratic Club | Leslie Harris ‘The River of My Imagination’ | May 23—September 23 | Opening Reception: Thursday, May 30 from 6:30-8pm

Willow Street Gallery | Jonathan Ege ‘Polaroid – Painted’ | May 24—June 28 | Opening Reception: Friday May 24 from 6-8pm



All exhibitions currently on view in the DC metro region are listed by soonest closing date here: