Weekly Events List

Weekend Listings: May 16 – May 20

Photograph by Dana Bowden, Artz Road Studios. Courtesy of Watergate Gallery.


Wednesday May 16

Arlington Art Truck – 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Artist Talk and Slideshow (Read More)

Zenith Gallery – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Elissa Farrow-Savos and Suzy Scarborough Journeys, Memories and Dreams for the Future (Read More)

Watergate Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Group Exhibition Absence and Presence (Read More)

Artist’s Proof – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Alicia “Decoy” Cosnahan Sursum Corda: Lift Up Your Heart (Read More)

Thursday, May 17

Femme Fatale DC – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Ladies Only Launch Party (Read More)

IA&A at Hillyer – 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Julia Kwon, Chloe Bensahel, and Olivia Tripp Morrow Collective Quilting Event (Read More) 

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Healing Studio Series: Judith Capen and Alex Todorvich (Read More)

Friday, May 18


Anacostia Art Center – 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Denise Wright and Sabiyha Prince Coalesced: Colored Nations (Read More)

Stone Branch Arts – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Group Exhibition Behind the Veil: Mythology, Fantasy and the Human Psyche (Read More)

Saturday May 19

Colwell Banker’s Office – 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Marie Ringwald BUILDING / MATERIAL (Read More)

BlackRock Center for the Arts – 2 p.m.

Artist Talk with Lillian Bayley Hoover (Read More)

Sunday, May 20

McLean Project for the Arts – 12 p.m.

Artist Talk with Artemis Herber (Read More)

Rhizome DC – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Amy Hughes Braden, Mariah Anne Johnson, and Tsedaye Makonnen It Won’t Always Be This Way (Read More)

Foundry Gallery – 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Artist Talk with Fran Abrams (Read More)

DC Arts Center – 5 p.m.

Artists Talk with artists of Queer(ed) Performativity (Read More) 

Friday, May 18, Saturday, May 19, and Sunday, May 20

Greater Reston Arts Center – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival (Read More)

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.