Weekly Events List September 13-19, 2021


Maria Barbosa What Is America? Artist book, digitally printed. 5.25 x 5.25 in (13.34 x 13.34 cm). Courtesy Pyramid Atlantic.

 

DC AREA ARTIST TALKS, CLASSES, EVENTS & EXHIBITIONS

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F E A T U R E D

WALA Creative Entrepreneur Series: Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

East City Art has partnered with Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts (WALA) to help artists understand how to:

1. Form a business (non-profit or for-profit)
2. Understand copyrights and trademarks
3. Contract and negotiation skills
4. Taxes
5. Understanding the grants process

The complete series schedule is as follows (pre-registration required)*:

• Session #1: Monday, September 20, 2021 ~ Copyright/Trademark Protection & Use

• Session #2: Monday, September 27, 2021 ~ Business Entities Formation

•  Session #3: Monday, October 4, 2021 ~ Contracts & Licensing

*  Session #4: Monday, October 11, 2021, ~ Negotiation Strategies

 Session #5: Monday, October 18, 2021 ~ Tax Strategies

 Session #6: Monday, October 25, 2021 ~ Grants

*Note: sessions are free for ECA Artist Directory subscribers

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A R T I S T  T A L K S

THEARC’s ArtReach Gallery | Dalila Brooks Frame of Mind | Wednesday, September 15 from 6pm to 7pm
Montgomery College Visual and Performing Arts Department | Hannah Brancato | Friday, September 17 at 1:30pm
Brentwood Arts Exchange | Put it to the Fire: A Visual Response to Mental Illness Group Exhibition  | Artist Talk: Saturday, September 18 from 2pm to 4pm

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C L A S S E S —  W O R K S H O P S

Photoworks at Glen Echo Park | Photo Matters:
Sunday, October 31 from 10am to 12pm
Sunday, November 28 from 10am to 12pm

Find more classes here:
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Creative Suitland
Joe’s Movement Emporium
McLean Project for the Arts
Pyramid Atlantic
The Art League
Washington Studio School

 

E V E N T S

NEW

2021 Wheaton Arts Parade & FestivalEvent: Sunday, September 19 from 10am to 5pm

September 2021 Programs at Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery

Ongoing

Poetry and Produce: A New Partnership with The Capitol Market, Poetry X Hunger and Creative Suitland Arts Center | Sundays June 6-October 31

A Washington DC, Citywide Celebration of Iconic Artist Alma W. Thomas | Events take place through Fall 2021

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E X H I B I T I O N S

NEW

Addison/Ripley Fine Art | 40 – 4 – 40: Celebrating 40 Years | Begins September 18

Art Enables | Outside Forces | September 10-October 23

Arts Club Of Washington | Beauty Will Save The World | Sunday, September 19 from 12pm to 4pm | Through September 25

Formerly Was | Maggie Michael and Caitlin Teal Price Adjacency is a Kind of Order: Pairing Painting and Photography | Opening Reception: Saturday, September 18 from 6pm to 9pm | Through November 6

gallery neptune & brown | Storytelling Group Exhibition | Opening Reception: Saturday, September 11 | Through October 16

Glenstone Museum | Arthur Jafa | Opens September 16

GMU Hylton Arts Center | Wayne Paige Changing Landscapes: The Digital Age, Encroachment, and Eventual Outcomes | Opening Reception: Saturday, September 25 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm | Through October 10

Hamiltonian | Empirical Evidence Group Exhibition | Opening Reception: Saturday, September 18 from 4pm to 7pm | Through November 13

Mehari Sequar Gallery | Ryan Cosbert & Redeat Assefa ÆFFECT | September 11–October 17

Montpelier Arts Center | Fall 2021 Exhibitions | Opening Reception: Saturday, September 18 at 2pm | Through October 31

Morton Fine Art | Katherine Tzu-Lan Mann Water Ribbon | September 8 – October 6

Middle East Institute (MEI) Arts and Culture Center | Converging Lines: Tracing the Artistic Lineage of the Arab Diaspora in the US | September 13-November 17

Multiple Exposures Gallery | Fred Zafran The Transit of Shadows, An Allegory | Opening Reception: Sunday, September 19 from 2pm to 4pm | Through October 17

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center | Reflecting Back to the Future | Opening Reception: Friday, September 17 | September 17-November 14

Martha Spak Gallery | Susan Fine and Steve Rogers Horizons: Lost and Found | September 11–30

Stamp Gallery | New Arrivals 2021 with Rushern Baker, Akea Brionne Brown, Faith Couch, Kei Ito, and Edgar Reyes | August 30–October 16

Strongin/Collection | Small, But Mighty Group Exhibition | August 17–September 25

Terzo Piano | María de Los Angeles Rodríguez Jiménez and Hartmut Austen 2 Horizon(te)s | September 17-October 31

Torpedo Factory Artists @ Mosaic | Passion Group Exhibition | Through September 26

VisArts Gallery | September 2021 Exhibitions | Sharon Koelblinger Maybe the Moon Doesn’t Want Us | Sue Wrbican This Iridescent Era featuring Claire McConaughy and Matt Wrbican with Phil Rostek and James Nelson | Chris Combs Lossiness | Through October 17

von ammon co | Tony Hope an end to sleep | September 11 – October 31

ONGOING

Adah Rose Gallery | Jessica Drenk The Anatomy of An Inanimate Object | September 5 – October 31

American Painting Fine Art | Richard G. Ray Landscapes and Our Washington, D.C. | Through Summer 2021

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center |  Fall 2021 Exhibitions | August 28-December 12

Anacostia Arts Center | Rashad A Muhamad and Dominiqua EldridgeBlood Memories: Celestial Reflections of our Ancestors  | Through October 2

Art Museum of the Americas | No Ocean Between Us: Art of Asian Diasporas in Latin America & the Caribbean

Arts in Foggy Bottom | 2021 Outdoor Sculpture | Human/Nature | Through September 26

Athenaeum | Robert Schultz Memorial Leaves | August 12-September 19

Bad Candy Art Gallery | Flamin’ Hot Group Exhibition  | Through October 2021

Black Artists of DC and STABLE | Shoulder the Deed | June 25-September 30

Brentwood Arts Exchange | Put it to the Fire: A Visual Response to Mental Illness Group Exhibition| August 9–October 9 | Artist Talk: Saturday, September 18 from 2pm to 4pm
Closing Reception: Saturday, October 9 from 5pm to 8pm

Cody Gallery at Marymount University | Goldschmied & Chiari Magnifica  | September 1-December 4

CONNERSMITH. | BEACON Group Exhibition | On view through September 2021

David C. Driskell Center | American Landscapes Group Exhibitions  | September 9-November 19

Del Ray Artisans Gallery | STIGMA Group Exhibition  | September 3-25

Gallery Underground | Travels an All-Member Show | September 1–24

George Mason University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts and The School of Art’s Murals at Mason and Mason Exhibitions | Sam Nester Arcadia | Through December 2021

Hill Center Galleries | Justyne Fischer INKED AND PULLED In Memoriam | Through Summer 2021

Honfleur Gallery | Sara Dittrich Keeping Pace  | August 13–October 2

IDB Staff Association Art Gallery | Eduardo Cardozo What We Choose to See| July 22-October 1

Amy Kaslow Gallery | Lisa Tubach and John Geci Sea Glass | August 12-September 25

Fred Schnider Gallery of Art | Roberto Bocci Photographs 2016-2021 | September 4–October 23

Korean Cultural Center | Tertium Quid  | August 6-September 27

Kreeger Museum  | Spring and Summer 2021 Exhibitions | Various Dates

Long View Gallery | ReFresh XI Group Exhibition | Through October 29

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 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, 2022

Portico Gallery and Studio | PORTICO PRIDE | Through September 30

Plain Sight | Ada PinkstonOn Blackness and Beauty Beyond Buildings | Through September 21

RoFa Projects Gallery | Con los pies en la tierra (Rooted in the Earth) Group Exhibition | July 3–September 18

Reston Art Gallery and Studios | Engage Nepal

Reston Art Gallery and Studios | Rosemarie Forsythe Illuminations | September 4-29

Sandy Spring Museum and Washington Sculptors Group | Artina 2021: Balancing Acts | On view (outdoors): August 4 – November 6 | Artist /Juror Talk: Saturday, November 6 at 12pm

Sandy Spring Museum Spring | 2021 Exhibitions | Dates vary through September 2021

Silva Gallery x Latela Curatorial | Anne Marchand Moments of Grace | August 27–October 3

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

Stone Bridge | 2021 Artist Tour | September 10 – September 12

Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art | 3AM Time Sensitive | August 28, 2021–January 9, 2022

The Phillips Collection | Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle | June 26–September 19

Uniting US | The Artwork of Female Veterans at Dulles Airport

VisArts Galleries | Fall 2021 Exhibitions | Dates Vary

Washington Printmakers Gallery | Marie-B Cilia De Amicis Moments Exceptionnels | Through September 2021