Weekly Events List: July 13-19

Cintia Cabib interviews Lilian Thomas Burwell at her home in Highland Beach, Maryland.
Photo credit: John Z. Wetmore

O N L I N E  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:
July 14: King & Davis, with Andrea Dietz (architect, curator, professor – George Washington University/Corcoran and the Building Museum)
July 21: Snitzer, with Claudia Russell (architect)
July 28: Stroik & Wanna, with Nancy Nesvet (artist, arts writer)
August 4: Crossett & Koporulin, with Deane Madsen (blogger, DC Brutalism) and Vyta Baselice (concrete scholar)
August 11: Eichner & Garbutt, with Kristian Smith (mid-century showroom designer)
>>> RSVP for Artist Talks HERE and select the event

Middle East Institute Art Gallery : Lebanon Then and Now: Photography from 2006 to 2020
Thursday, July 16 from 11:30am to 12:45pm
Speakers include: Aurelie-Clemente Ruiz, director of exhibitions department at the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA); Nora Boustany, board of directors, Beirut Museum of Art, USA (BeMA USA) and executive board member of the Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon (APEAL).
>>> Register HERE


O N L I N E  C L A S S E S

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> Register and Participate HERE

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

The Art League
>>> Register and Participate HERE

Washington Studio School
>>> Register and Participate HERE


O N L I N E  E V E N T S  &  A C T I V I T I E S

Public Art Reston
Public Art Explorer
>>> Explore public art in Reston here

O N L I N E  E X H I B I T I O N S




Kindred Spirits
Documentary about two Washington DC-based Black women artists Hilda Wilkinson Brown and Lilian Thomas Burwell
Produced by local filmmaker Cintia Cabib
Airs on WHUT Thursday, July 16 at 9:30 pm and Sunday, July 19 at 5:30 pm.
>>> Broadcast details found here


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

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

McLean Project for the Arts
Group exhibition
July 15-August 27
Virtual opening: July 15 from 7-8pm
>>> 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
Yuno Baswir In Peace
Through July 25
>>> View the exhibition catalogue HERE

Touchstone Gallery
3D virtual All member Artists July Exhibit
July 10-August 13
>>> View it HERE

Whitman Walker Clinic’s “The Corner”
When We First Arrived …
Through July 19
>>> View the exhibition online Here

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



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

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

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

Elzbieta Sikorska Everything is Double
June 18—July 26
>>> More info HERE

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Gordana Gerskovic Texturescapes
June 20-July 31
View the exhibition HERE

Calloway Fine Art
Breathing Spaces: Cityscapes & Crowds
Artworks by Colin Taylor
Virtual Exhibition: June 19-July 20
>>> View exhibition here

Erik Thor Sandberg Seasons
View the work HERE

David C. Driskell Center
Romare Bearden: Artist as Activist & Visionary
>>> View it HERE

Del Ray Artisans
Art by Mail
May 24–July 31
>>> View it HERE

Karin Edgett
Flower Alchemy 2020 Portraits
Through July 31
View the exhibition HERE

Foundry Gallery
Jim Earl
July 1-August 30
View the work HERE

Gallery 102
Ashely M. Freeby (un)sterile soil | Contributing writers, artists, poets, academics, and critics include Rohan Ayinde, Angela N. Carroll, Dr. Nicole Ivy, Kelly Dolan, Jesse Meredith, Sophia Park and Dr. Daniel Quiles
View the exhibition HERE

Gallery Underground
Contrast group exhibition
July 1-31
More information HERE

Glen Echo Park
Transforming Voices
>>> View it 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

Howard University
50th Annual Art Faculty Exhibition
May 9-July 31
>> View it 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 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

Portico Gallery & Studios
Beyond the Classroom
Group exhibition of artists who teach and continue to make art
>>> View it HERE

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

Target Gallery
Tai Hwa Goh
Through July 26
>>> Details here

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