Weekly Events List

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.


Jessica Oros
Authored by: Jessica Oros

Jess Oros is East City Art's Classes, Calls & Events Editor. She received her undergraduate degrees in English and Studio Art from McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. She has exhibited work at the Esther Prangley Rice Gallery at McDaniel College and at Area 405 in Baltimore, MD. She now compiles East City Art's Weekend List, an (almost) weekly column about weekend vernissages, workshops and arts-related events..