Weekend East City Event Round Up: August 16 – August 20


Melissa Burley, Ninth Gear, Bicycle, piano and furniture hardware, wood, resin, LED lights. Courtesy of the artist.

Saturday, August 19

VisArts Gallery – 1 p.m.

Bresler Resident Artist Katie Kehoe tackles climate change in her performance action Provisions in Washington, DC. For more details, click here.

VisArts Gallery is located at 155 Gibbs St., Rockville, MD. 

Arts/Harmony Hall – 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

View Melissa Burley’s illuminated sculptures in the exhibition Existence. For more information, click here.

Arts/Harmony Hall is located at 10701 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington, MD. 

Vivid Solutions Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Mirtho Linguet drew inspiration from Léon-Gontran Damas’s poem Limbé for the exhibition Black Dolls. For more details, click here.

Vivid Solutions Gallery is located at 1231 Good Hope Rd. SE. 

Honfleur Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

AfroPasts/AfroFutures explores magical realism and Afrofuturism as both a form of creative expression and as a survival tactic. For more details, click here.

Honfleur Gallery is located at 1241 Good Hope Rd. SE. 

Yellow Barn Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In If I Could Just Be Like Uncle Harry, Harry E. Buckley’s niece, Pam Buckley Gregory, displays reinterpretations of her uncle’s work alongside his originals. For more details, click here.

Yellow Barn Gallery is located at 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD.