Weekend East City Event Round Up: October 5 – October 8

Photo courtesy of the artist, Qrcky.

 

Thursday, October 5
Canal Park Glow Cube – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Capitol Riverfront BID kicks off the series Art and the Environment with Through a Mirror, Darkly #2 by Selina Mitchell Donahue. For more details, click here.

Pepco Edison Place Gallery – 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Join Life Pieces to Masterpieces for their annual art exhibition, Courage on Canvas. For more details, click here.

Friday, October 6
Tanglewood Works – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Meet Marcie Wolf-Hubbard and hear about her mixed media painting process. For more information, click here.

Touchstone Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
October openings include COLORFEST in Galleries A and B and beg borrow + steal: works on cardboard by dana brotman in Gallery C. For more details, click here.

Artists & Makers– 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Artist & Makers Studios 1 presents Fleeting Moments: Waterscapes by Susan Shalowitz, FORCED TO FLEE: The Refuge Crisis–Katherine Janus Kahn & Co.–with members of the Clay CoOp; Studio 2 presents Ellen Cornett Story Fragments, Sarna Marcus Explorations – Paintings and Drawings and Gary D. Jones My Petersburg. My City. My Story. For more information, click here.

Gallery O on H – 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Gallery O on H presents works by members of the Capitol Hill Art League who have created work inspired by five American classic songs in group exhibition To See a Song.  For more information, click here.

Saturday, October 7
Anacostia Arts Center
In the exhibition Taboo, Qrcky explores the relationship between religion and art. For more information, click here.

Anacostia Community Museum – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Join the Anacostia Community Museum to celebrate their 50th anniversary with a community block party. For more details, click here.

Delaplaine Visual Arts and Education Center – 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Artemis Herber uses raw industrial material to create the works in Liminal States: Paintings and Sculptures 2014–2017. For more details, click here.

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery – 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The public is invited to attend a curator and artist talk about the exhibition APPARITIONS. For more information, click here.

American Painting Fine Art – 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Andrei Kushnir’s Blue Ridge Paintings New Plein Air Works features twenty paintings created on Skyline Drive. For more details, click here.

Watergate Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Human Trafficking: Reclaiming Freedom, A Call and Response is a collaborative exchange between artists and poets. For more details, click here.

Foundry Gallery – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Charlene Nield and Ann Pickett’s collaborative efforts unite both artists’ styles in The Usual Suspects. For more information, click here.

Foundry Gallery is located at 2118 8th St. NW.