Weekend East City Event Round Up: Clash of Civilizations Edition

Greta Chapin-McGill Dream of 300.  Image courtesy Gallery NK
Greta Chapin-McGill Dream of 300. Image courtesy Gallery NK

Friday, February 27

Flashpoint Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cultural DC presents the work of Ben Tolman in Civilized at Flashpoint Gallery.  Through drawing and sculpture, Tolman attempts to reveal the relationship between the individual and the larger culture in which we reside. For details, click here.

Flashpoint Gallery is located at 916 G Street NW. 

Saturday, February 28

artdc Gallery – 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The Big 10 x 5 exhibit features ten works of art by five artists. All of which are large-scale paintings over six feet. Artists featured in the exhibit are Grayson Heck, Alain Villardo, Sarah Elizabeth Martin, Gabriel Thy, and Christine Walters. For details about the exhibit, click here.

artdc Gallery is located at 5710 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD.

Gallery NK – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

To celebrate Black History Month, Gallery NK is presenting the works of Washington artist Greta Chapin-McGill. Chapin-McGill’s work focuses on the stories of people who have been moved and forced out of their indigenous lands. For more information, click here.

Gallery NK is located at 321 K Street NE.