Weekly Events List August 10-16

Pictured above: Sam Gilliam, Something Floral, 1990, acrylic & enamel on metal and canvas, 65 x 74 x 22 inches. Image courtesy Addison/Ripley Fine Art.


Alexandria’s 11th Annual Sidewalk Sale
The Art League is a major participant
Find art, art supplies and crafts
Saturday, August 15 through Sunday, August 16.
From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Behind Torpedo Factory Art Center
>>> More information HERE

A R T I S T  T A L K S

Not So Concrete Artist Talks
Zoom artist talks  take place Tuesdays from 12-1pm on the following dates:
August 11: Eichner & Garbutt, with Kristian Smith (mid-century showroom designer)
>>> RSVP for Artist Talks HERE and select the event

Busboys and Poets
Art on the Line
Virtual conversations on creativity, culture and change
Every Wednesday through Sept. 2, 2020
Wednesday, August 12 at 6pm: Art, Science and Afro-futurism with Dra. Hassan Tetteh and Tewodross Melchishua Williams
>>> More information available online HERE

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Talking to Our Time
Weekly Live Conversations with Renowned Global Artists
Free Online Artist Talks Through Sept. 2, 2020
>>> Online Registration and Full Schedule HERE

Target Gallery
The Late Shift Online: 2020 DMV Emerging Artists
Friday, August 14 at 7pm
Schedule of Activities:
7:00 – 7:02 pm: Introduction
7:03 – 7:10 pm: Virtual Tour: Melanie Kehoss: Through the Kitchen Door
7:10 – 7:30 pm: Emerging Artists: Meet the Artists
7:30 – 8:25 pm: Featured Late Shift Talk: “Emerging Artists” Roundtable Discussion
8:25 – 8:30 pm: Closing Remarks
>>> More information HERE


Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> Register and Participate HERE

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Drawing Classes for Adults
>>> Register HERE

Joe’s Movement Emporium: Creative Suitland
Virtual Classes and Workshops on:
Wellness >>> Register HERE
Writing >>> View video HERE (free)
Artist Entrepreneurship >>> View video HERE (free)

McLean Project for the Arts
>>> Register and Participate HERE

The Art League
>>> Register and Participate HERE

Washington Studio School
>>> Register and Participate HERE




Addison / Ripley Fine Art
Summer Selection 2020
Group exhibition featuring: Sam Gilliam, Nan Montgomery, Lou Stovall, WC Richardson, Suzanne Caporael, Tom Green, Frank Hallam Day, Kerry James Marshall, Jeffrey Smith, Carol Brown Goldberg, Tauba Auerbach & Tom Meyer
Summer Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10am to 4pm (appointments preferred) & Saturday by Appointment.
>>> More information HERE

District of Columbia Art Center
1450 WallMountables
August 8-October 18, 2020
>>> More information HERE

Del Ray Artisans Gallery
Hello, Bright Eyes
Through August 29, 2020
Gallery open to the public
>>> More information HERE

Morton Fine Art
A solo exhibition of paintings by Andrew Petrov
Through August 29, 2020
>>> More information HERE

Stamp Gallery (University of Maryland)
Not Your Model Minority: Pandemic, Proximity, and Power
Through September 5
>>> View the exhibition virutally

Target Gallery
Target Gallery Spotlights Four Rising-Star Artists of the DMV
2020 Emerging Artists
(See artist talk schedule
Through Sunday, September 13
Virtual Reception: Friday, August 14, 7 p.m.
>>> More information HERE

Washington Studio School Gallery
Scribble Scrabbles by Katie Pumphrey
Through August 29, 2020
Gallery Hours: By Appointment and Saturday, August 15, 9 am12 pm; Saturday, August 22, 12-4 pm; and Saturday, August 29, 10 am-1 pm
>>> More information HERE


Adah Rose Gallery
Carte Blanche
July 18-August 30
>>> More information HERE

American Painting Fine Art
Washington DC Places and the Art of Genevieve Roberts
>>> Details HERE

American University at the Katzen Center
Summer Exhibition Series (all virtual)
View the complete schedule here

Anacostia Arts Center
The Colored Section : The Art of Zsudayka Nzinga & James Terrell
>>> Register online HERE

Arlington Arts Center
By Proxy
July 9 – September 7
By Proxy Launch Event: Thursday, July 9  from 6-6:30pm
>>> Details Here

Art Enables
With Geoffrey Aldridge, Amy Boone-Mccreesh, Becca Kallem and Curtis Miller
>>> Experience the mixtape HERE

The Artist’s Gallery
Art is Sustenance Group exhibition
>>> More information HERE

Athenaeum Gallery
Beautiful But Deadly
Selections from the Botanical Art Society of the National Capital Region
Through September 6, 2020
>>> Details for view the exhibition found HERE

Brentwood Arts Exchange
Going Dark: a Group Video Exhibition
July 23-August 27
Closing Reception: Thursday August 27 at 7pm
>>> More information HERE

Caitlin Berry Fine Art
Assembly of Me by Lisa Noble
Through September 13
>>> See the exhibition online HERE

Foundry Gallery
National Juried Online Show
44 participating artists
August 5-30, 2020
>>> See the exhibition online HERE

gallery neptune and brown
Wall of Smalls—Thirty works of art group exhibition
Through August 29
Gallery Open by Appointment
>>> More information HERE

Gallery Underground’s Focus Gallery
Unleashed National Juried Exhibition
Juried by Joseph Toole
August 1-31
>>> More information HERE

Glen Echo Park
Transforming Voices
>>> View it HERE

Hemphill Fine Arts
Now open by appointment
>>> More information HERE

Hill Center
2020 Regional Juried Exhibition
>>> View it Here

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Hirshhorn and Art Production Fund To Present Nancy Baker Cahill’s “Liberty Bell” on the National Mall Starting July 4
>>> Details Here

In These Strange Times
Curated by Caitlin Berry and Hascy Cross
July 10-August 29
>>> View it online HERE

National Gallery of Art
Raphael and His Circle
>>> View it Here

Degas at the Opéra
>>> View it Here

National Postal Museum
The Black Experience: African Americans on Stamps
>>> View Virtual exhibition here

National Portrait Gallery
August 2020 Calendar of Events
>>> Access it HERE

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Online Collection
>>> View it Here

Not So Concrete
Group exhibition featuring Michael Crossett, Pierre Davis, Pam Eichner, Cassidy Garbutt, Zofie King, Yaroslav Koporulin, Joan Snitzer, Monica Stroik, Steve Wanna
July 2-August 14
Made possible by an Art Exhibition (Curatorial) Grant from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.
>>> View the exhibition online Here

The Phillips Collection
Moira Dryer: Back in Business
Extended through December 13, 2020
>>> View it HERE

Riffs and Relations
Extended through January 3, 2021
>>> View it HERE

Photoworks Gallery
Gender|Space group exhibition
Curated and juried by John Borstel
View the exhibition HERE

Potomac Valley Watercolorists
Summer Online Exhibit
>>> See the exhbition HERE

Project Studio at Torpedo Factory Art Center
Through the Kitchen Door interactive installation by Melanie Kehoss
On view through September 27, 2020
>>> More information HERE

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center
Patterning Curated by Molly Ruppert
An eight-artist exhibition combining prints, fabric art, and sculpture
Featuring artwork by Sobia Ahmad, Michael Booker, Ellen Hill, Ceci Cole Mcinturff, Sarah Matthews, Frederick Nunley, Ira Tattelman, and Jordan Tierney.
August 8 – September 13
>>> Details on gallery Access HERE

Martha Spak Gallery
Carol Rubing Bold Strokes
June 17-August 3
View the exhibition HERE

McLean Project for the Arts
Group exhibition
July 15-August 27
>>> Join the events HERE

Middle East Institute’s MEI Art Gallery
Virtual Exhibition: Lebanon Then and Now: Photography from 2006 to 2020
July 13-September 25, 2020
>>> View it HERE

Multiple Exposures Gallery
Reopening and Group Exhibition of Photography
MEG Group Exhibition
July 1-September 1
Craig Sterling, Juror
>>> Online exhibition viewable HERE

Studio Gallery
Two concurrent exhibitions
Ribbon Stretch by Eleanor Kotlarik Wang
Art and Activism (group exhibition)
July 29-August 22
>>> More information HERE

Touchstone Gallery
Landscape as Metaphor by Elaine Florimonte
Through August 31
>>> See the exhibition online HERE

NextGen 7.0
Annual emerging young artist group exhibiton
>>> Access the group exhibition HERE

Summer Exhibition Series, virtual openings and artist talks
Through August 19
View the schedule HERE

Yellow Barn
July 18-September 1
Small Works V Art Exhibition (online)
>>> View it HERE