Weekly Events List January 31-February 6, 2022

Anna U. Davis Diffusion of Responsibility
Anna U. Davis Diffusion of Responsibility, 2021. Acrylic, ink pen and cut paper collage on canvas. 74 x 147 inches. Image courtesy of the artist.


NOTE: galleries and museums may change dates and times of openings and other events in response to ongoing public health concerns.  Please check directly with the organization prior to attending an event or opening. 




C L A S S E S —  W O R K S H O P S


CHAW Workshop Portrait of the Forgotten River with Resident Artist Billy Friebele: Saturday, February 5 from 12-1:30pm (Virtual)

Project Create Spring Semester Open Registration Now Open (free!)

Ongoing Registration

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Creative Suitland
Joe’s Movement Emporium
McLean Project for the Arts
Pyramid Atlantic
The Art League.


A R T I S T  T A L K S

.IA&A at Hillyer | Reality Check: The Work of Anna U Davis Artist Talk: Saturday February 5 at 1pm




Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery February 2022 Workshops and Events

Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery Announces Virtual Programs for December 2021; January and February 2022




American Painting Fine Art | Nancy Tankersley In the Moment | Through February 5

Artists & Makers Studios | February 2022 Exhibitions | February 5-March 5

Brentwood Arts Exchange | Nekisha Durrett Before and Still and Lives in the Crosshairs: Sharpshooters, Champions and Angels Curated by Michelle Talibah featuring Justyne Fischer and Morgan Monceau | Through March 19 | Artist Talk and Closing Reception: Saturday, March 19 from 4pm to 7pm

gallery neptune & brown | txt me Group Exhibition | February 5-March 5

Falls Church Arts Gallery | Near and Far Group Exhibition | February 5-March 20

Gallery Underground | Changing Perspectives | February 1-25 | Opening Reception: Friday, February 4 from 5-7pm

Homme Gallery | Estéban Whiteside Because of the Times | February 4-28 | Opening: Friday, February 4 at 7pm

IA&A at Hillyer | Reality Check: The Work of Anna U Davis | January 5-February 27 | Reception: Friday, February 4 from 6pm to 8pm

Martha Spak Gallery | Barbara Januszkiewicz COLOR HARMONY | February 1 – March 6

Mehari Sequar Gallery | Asha Elana Casey Traces Of My Spirit | January 20-March 6

Montpelier Arts Center February 2022 Exhibitions | January 31-March 20

Pepco’s Harrison Substation Window Gallery | Gail Rebhan | September 18, 2021-February 28, 2022

Portico Gallery and Studios | Pat Goslee Out of Season | January 29-March 19 | Artist Reception: Saturday, February 26

Studio Gallery February 2022 Exhibitions | February 2-26

Touchstone February Exhibitions: Susi Cora Chesapeake & Gale Wallar Mass–Balance–Space | February 4- 27

VisArts Galleries winter 2022 Exhibitions | New exhibitions by Studio Artist Hannah Brancato; Bresler Residents Edgar Reyes, Safiyah Cheatam, and Fargo Tbakhi; and VisArts’ Faculty | January 19-March 6 | ONSITE RECEPTION: February 4 from 7-9pm.

Zenith Gallery | Doba Afolabi, Bernie Houston, Chris Malone The Colors and Forms of History | January 28 Feburary4-February 26 | Opening Reception: Friday, January 28 from 5pm to 8pm and Saturday, January 29 from 2pm to 6pm.  RESCHEDULED TO: Friday, February 4 from 5-8pm & Saturday, February 5 from 2-6pm

Negar Ahkami, Le Caftan (After Deneuve), 2020-2021. Photo by Luke Walter. © Negar Ahkami. Negar Ahkami’s Le Caftan, Le Turban is currently on view at Arlington Arts Center.

Adah Rose Gallery | Nathan Mullins and Emily Pettigrew The Beauty of Solitude | January 9-March 2

Addison/Ripley Fine Art | Dickson Carroll Mirror Variations | January 29-March 5

AMA | Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American State | Women in all their Diversity | December 9, 2021-February 20

American Painting Fine Art | Small Treasures Group Exhibition | Through February 5

American University Museum at the Katzen Center Winter and Spring 2022 Exhibitions | Chan Chao Two Places on Earth | Fields and Formations Group Exhibition | Positive Fragmentation: From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation. Organized by the National Museum of Women in the Arts | Claudia Smigrod Paper Light | In Place of a Missing Place from the American University Museum’s Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art and gifts from Nancy Berman and Alan Bloch. | January 29-May 22

Arlington Artists Alliance | Lighting our Community with Art Group Exhibition | January 3-February 28

Arlington Arts Center Winter 2022 Exhibitions | Global Spotlight: Annabel Daou | Body and Place, Marymount University Student and Alumni Exhibition | Negar Ahkami Le Caftan, Le Turban | In Spite of Modernism: Contemporary Art, Abstract  Legacies, and Identity | January 29-19 March 19

Athenaeum Gallery | Darren Smith and Oenone Hammersley | January 27-March 6

BlackRock Center for the Arts | Stuart Diekmeyer Curiosity of Scale | January 15-February 26 | Reception: Saturday, February 12 from 5-7pm

BlackRock Center for the Arts | Juxtapositions | January 15-February 26

Caitlin Berry Fine Art and Culture House | Joseph Shetler In Pursuit of Nothing | January 22-March 5

Ch/Art | WOW! (Windows on Wisconsin) Group Exhibition | December 9– March 10

Cody Gallery at Marymount University | Dave Eassa People and Places You Don’t Know How To Know | January 26-April 14

DC Arts Center | Lisa K. Rosenstein Intimate Iconography: A Collection of Introspective Drawings | January 7-March 27 | Closing Reception and Artist Talk: Sunday, March 27 at 5pm

DC Arts Center | Trisha Kyner and Osvaldo Mesa Bella Maniera | January 14-February 20 | Opening Reception: Friday, January 14 from 7-9pm | Artist Talk: Sunday, February 20 at 6pm

European Commission | LOVE HATE  Art Installation | November 9, 2021-February 28

Glen Echo Park Partnership Galleries | January-February 2022 Concurrent Exhibitions: James S. Terrell; Michelle Lisa Herman; An Xiao & Feng Zhou | January 15-February 20

Glenstone | Arthur Jafa

Glenstone Museum | Charles Ray

Glenstone Museum | Vija Celmins

Glenstone | Five-Decade Survey of Work by Jeff Wall | October 21, 2021-March 2022

Hamiltonian Artists | 2021–2023 Fellows new.now. | December 18-January 29, 2022 | Closing Reception: Saturday, January 29 at 4pm

HEMPHILL | WILLEM de LOOPER: Paintings 1968 – 1972 | January 15-February 26

Hill Center Galleries | 2022 Regional Juried Art Exhibit | January 11-March 27

Hirshhorn | Laurie Anderson The Weather | September 24, 2021–July 31

Hirshhorn | Toyin Ojih Odutola: A Countervailing Theory | November 19, 2021–April 3

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery | Breathe: Embracing the Uncertainties of the Human Condition curated by Cheryl Edwards | November 3, 2021–February 26

Kreeger Museum | Lou Stovall On Inventions and Color | January 20-April 16  | Rescheduled: February 1-April 30

McLean Project for the Arts | Give and Take: Building Form and Intersectional Painting: Works by Sheila Crider | December 2-February 19, 2022

Middle East Institute Gallery  | Between the Sky and the Earth: Contemporary Art| December 3-March 31

Morton Fine Art | Choichun Leung The Watchful Eyes | January 19-February 17

Multiple Exposures Gallery | New Year, New Work –2022 Group Exhibition | January 12-February 5

National Building Museum | Gun Violence Memorial Project | April 2021–September 2022

National Building Museum | Justice is Beauty: The Work of MASS Design Group | April 2021–September 2022

National Building Museum | The Wall/El Muro—An Exhibition About The Us-Mexico Border Wall

National Gallery of Art | Clouds, Ice, and Bounty & Aquatint: From Its Origins to Goya | Through February 27

National Portrait Gallery | Block by Block: Naming Washington July 30, 2021–January 16, 2023

National Portrait Gallery | Hung Liu Portraits of Promised Lands | August 27, 2021–May 30

The Nicholson Project | Hoesy Corona WAYFARING | January 20-March 12

Northern Virginia Community College’s Waddell Art Gallery | Caryn Martin Water’s Edge | January 18-February 18

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center | Exploring Deaf Geographies Group Exhibition | January 21-February 27 | Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 25

Renwick Gallery | New Glass Now | October 22, 2021-March 6

RoFa Projects | Walking together: For them and for us. at Mason Exhibitions | Through February 18

Silva Gallery x Latela Curatorial | Samuel Miranda Folks | January 14 – April 10

Smithsonian American Art Museum | Welcome Home: A Portrait of East Baltimore, 1975-1980

Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art | Laurel Nakadate Mother Line | January 22-May 29

The Art League Gallery | Nocturne | January 6-January 30

The Phillips Collection and Washington Sculptors Group | What a Relief: small relief sculptures at Phillips@THEARC | In person reception: February 11 | February 11-March 18

The Tiny Art Museum | SallyAnn Rogers Going Postal | January 16-30

Triple Candie | Processed Cheese | January 14-February 21

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts | Man Ray: The Paris Years | October 30-February 21

VisArts Galleries winter 2022 Exhibitions | New exhibitions by Studio Artist Hannah Brancato; Bresler Residents Edgar Reyes, Safiyah Cheatam, and Fargo Tbakhi; and VisArts’ Faculty | January 19-March 6

von ammon co | Monsieur Zohore Les Éternels | January 22- March 5

Washington Printmakers Gallery | Harmony – 15 Interpretations Group Exhibition | January 7-February 27

Washington Sculptors Group and Oxon Hill Manor | Past & Present | September 13, 2021–September 15, 2023

Watergate Gallery | The Colors of Haiti Group Exhibition | November 20-Through January 22 Extended through February 28

Zenith Gallery | All The Presidents Men and Women! Group Exhibition | January 18-April 23 | Opening Reception: Thursday, February 17 from 5-8pm