Weekly Events List October 19-25

Image Credit: © Carol Harrison. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orrin Harrison III. Courtesy David C. Driskell Center



Gallery Tour and Talk with Prof. Curlee R. Holton and Archivist David Conway via David C. Driskell Center

The National Postal Museum Hosts a Virtual Wine & Design:  Thu., Oct. 22  at 5:30pm

Otis Street Arts Project Free Online Workshops

Latela Artsy Women in the Arts Zoom Panel Discussions:

Decoding Ancestries: Culture & Lineage
Thu., October 22 at 5pm
Moderated by Nathalie von Veh, independent curator / Storyteller and Regrants Manager at WPA ~ featuring Jackie Milad, Laila Abdul Hadi Jadallah, Lina Alattar & Nina Q. Allen

The Girlhood Gaze
Sun., October 25 at 3pm
Moderated by Ginny Treanor, Associate Curator at National Museum of Women in the Arts ~ featuring ANDiLAND, Lex Marie & Sarah Renzi Sanders

Registration Link HERE

Zia Palmer, La Manga Remains. Courtesy of CHAW.

A R T I S T  T A L K S

American University Museum
Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Queer Threads, Fall 2020
The Art Department and AU Museum present a series of lectures by past, present, proto, and future Queer Threads artists: Paolo Arao, Angela Hennessy, Oliver Herring, T.J. Dedeaux-Norris, and Sheila Pepe
For more information and to register for the FREE lectures, click HERE

Hirshhorn Announces Fall Season of Talking to Our Time
Online Conversations With Renowned Global Artists
Museum Extends Free Online Artist Talks through December 16
Featuring Deborah Roberts, Zoe Leonard and Sterling Ruby
Complete list of participating artists and registration found HERE


Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> Register and Participate HERE

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> Register HERE

Phillips@THEARC Free artist-led online courses
The Head As a Vessel with Lisa Rosenstein
Artist-led Workshop
October 10, 2020, 12-2:30 pm (EST)
Online via Zoom | Register HERE

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 Presents Tom Meyer Seeing in the Dark: October 17-December 5
American Painting Fine Art Presents Fall into Autumn:
Through November 14 Through November 14
Brentwood Arts Exchange Select Virtual Events:  October 24 & 28
Caitlin Berry Fine Art Presents Eric Uhlir Remember an Infinite Wave: Through November 30
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Inside the Artist’s Studio Hosts Zia Palmer: October 19-23
Catholic University of America Presents Found Objects: Through December
Client Raiser Presents Heather Lynn, Sweta Shah, Meg Biram and Michelle Izquierdo Saturation at The Yard Eastern Market: October 12-January 15
CONNERSMITH Presents Howard Mehring Brilliance: Through December 31
Hamiltonian Artists Presents Brian Michael Dunn The Other Side: October 8 – October 26
HEMPHILL Presents Julie Wolfe Wildfires and Dreamfields: Through November 25
Latela Curatorial x Artsy: Women in the Arts Online Exhibition: Through November 11
OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas Presents Building Dialogs: October 8 – October 27
Potomac Valley Watercolorists Fall 2020 Painting Exhibition: October 15 – December 31
Mason Exhibitions and RoFa Projects Gallery Present Walking together: For them and for us: October 6 – November 22
Martha Spak Gallery at the District Wharf Presents Andrea Limauro After They Left: October 10 – November 1
Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery Fall 2020 Exhibitions
The Art League Presents Rosa Leff Expectation/Reality: Through November 8
von ammon co Presents Timur Si-Qin Take Me, I Love You: October 15 – November 17


Adah Rose Gallery
Susan Stacks and Christina Tenaglia The Patina of Time
Sept 8-Oct 31, 2020
More information HERE

American Poetry Museum
afrofuturism symbology: afropop in the age of covid19
September 25-November 5
More information HERE

Arlington Arts Center
SOLOS 2020
Featured Artists: Tara Gupta, Kim Llerena, Rebecca Rivas-Rogers, Anne Clare
Through December 19, 2020
Rogers, Constance Simon, and Heidi Zenisek
More information HERE

Passage by Lynda Andrews-Barry
Through December 13, 2020

Art Enables
Outside Forces
A new online exhibition featuring work by over 100 self-taught artists.
Through October 31
More information HERE

The Athenaeum
Speak Your Truth | Black Lives Matter
Online October 1 – December 1, 2020
This online exhibition attempts to represent the depth and diversity of the DC/MD/VA region and its reflections on the activities associated with the Black Lives Matter movement. Works were selected from responses to an open call for submissions on the basis of poetry/spoken word and artistic merit/visual communication.
View the exhibition HERE

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Ellen Cornett: Into the Woods
September 12-October 31
More information HERE

Brentwood Arts Exchange
Mothering curated by Laura Roulet
Through October 24
More Information HERE

Daphne Steinberg Marmalade Dreams
Through October 24
More Information HERE

Cody Gallery at Marymount University
Through November 24
More information HERE

Can You Hear Us Now?
CONNERSMITH celebrates messages of equality, free speech, social justice and economic parity in powerful works by five artists of the Washington, DC region: Jessica Maria Hopkins, Benjamin Kelley, J.J. McCracken, Sheldon Scott and Wilmer Wilson IV.
Preview the exhibition HERE

Culture House
Tiny Pricks Project
Created and organized by Diana Weymar
Through December 20, 2020
Dupont Underground
Rise Up
a Black Lives Matter Photo Exhibition
Through January 12, 2020
More information HERE

The Delaware Contemporary
Chawky Frenn We the People, for Show or for Sure
Beckler Gallery and Hennessy Project Space
September 11-January 8, 2021
Reception: Fri., October 2 from 5-9pm
More Information HERE

David C. Driskell Center
The David C. Driskell Papers
See the virtual exhibition HERE

Foundry Gallery
October 2-November 1
Natacha Thys solo exhibition
Natacha Thys, a queer, Haitian-American artist and human rights lawyer, paints on the U.S. Flag to explore the collapse and rebirth of America after the 2016 presidential election.
More information HERE

Fred Schnider Gallery
Flattening Time by David Carlson
Through December 20, 2020
More information HERE

Gallery Underground
October 1-31
Autumn’s Palette: Art for the Season All-member Exhibition
More information HERE

Glen Echo Park Partnership Galleries
October Exhibitions
Pop Life by Ric Garcia and Fierce Sonia
October 10–November 15 | Popcorn Gallery

Respite by Preston Sampson
October 10 – November 15 | Stone Tower Gallery

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Glen Echo Park as a part of the National Park System
October 10 – November 15 | Park View Gallery
Glen Echo Park has been part of the National Park System for fifty years!

More information HERE

Hemphill Fine Arts

Ryan Crotty
October 1-November 14
Crotty uses translucent paint to generate an interplay of light and color that challenges visual interpretation of a two-dimensional surface.
More information HERE

Sam Gilliam
October 1-November 14
Since the early 1960s, Gilliam has been recognized as an original and innovative Color Field painter and is associated with the Washington Color School.
More information HERE

Hill Center Galleries and Uniting US
Veterans Group Exhibition
Virtual online art show featuring the work of veterans, family members and friends.
Through December 31, 2020
View the exhibition HERE

Honfleur Gallery
Hope by Kirsty Little
September 26-November 7
More information about the exhibition HERE

The Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery
Aceptar Una Exposicíon Colectiva
Curated by Irene Clouthier
September–December 2020
Featuring artwork by Erick Antonio Benitez, Geraldo Camargo, Irene Clouthier, Hoesy Corona and Muriel Hasbun, Carolina Mayorga, Wilfredo Valladares and Fabiola Alvarez Yurcisin
More information HERE

The Kreeger Museum
TRACES curated by Sarah Tanguy with Billy Friebele, Roxana Alger Geffen, Rania Hassan, Sebastian Martorana, Katherine Tzu-Lan Mann, Antonio McAfee, Brandon Morse, and Johab Silva.
September 23, 2020 through January 16, 2021
More information HERE

Latela Curatorial
mojaíta, mojaíta, que bien se ve mojaíta
Sep 28th – Oct 30th
Online Exclusive
More information HERE

McLean Project for the Arts
Washington Sculptors Group: Sculpture Now 2020
More information available HERE

Middle East Institute Art Gallery
Art in Isolation: Creativity in the Time of Covid-19
October 1-January 13, 2021
MEI presents an exhibition of art from across the Middle East and its diaspora comprised of 53 works from 39 emerging, mid-career and established artists.
More information HERE

Morton Fine Art
Solidarity by Meron Engida
September 22-October 28
More information Found 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

neptune & brown
Carol Barsha Within My Meadow
September 12-October 31
More information 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

Portico Gallery & Studios
Analog: Hand Printed Silver Gelatin Photo Collages by Adrienne Moumin
Second Opening Reception
Get FREE Tickets HERE
Through December 17
More information HERE

Pyramid Atlantic
MASHUP: Members’ Exhibition Addresses “Election Year”
Features over 60 works
More information HERE

Studio Gallery
September 30-October 24
Forms by Trish Palasik
Doors by Susan Raines
Cause We Need To by Chris Corson
More information HERE

Target Gallery
Mythos Juried by Dr. Michele Greet
September 19-October 25
Mythos spotlights the impact that myth has on culture through symbolism and visuals.
The exhibition features 20 artists, 13 of whom are from Virginia or the greater DC metropolitan area
Virtual Reception: Friday, October 9, 2020 | 7pm Register via facebook.com/torpedofactory
More information about the exhibition HERE

Terzo Piano
RK1 by Russell Katz
Through November 14
More information HERE

The Art League Gallery
Across the Gorge and Other Spaces Between by Steve Moen
October 7—November 8, 2020
Artist Talk Friday, October 9 at 6pm
Register HERE

Through Oct 31, 2020
Images of Gargoyles by Dee Levinson
Bricolage by Eric J. Jenkins (Spotlight Guest Artist)
Silver Service by Robin Harris
See the exhibitions online HERE

Waverly Street
October 4-November 7
Passages new ceramics by Kanika Sircar
More information HERE