Weekly Events List September 14-20

David Driskell in his Studio. Image courtesy NGA.


A R T I S T  T A L K S

Washington Sculptors Group
Audiences for Art: Approaching a Gallery
Monday, September 21 at 7pm
You are invited to ask anything you ever wanted to ask of a gallerist but were afraid to ask!
Featuring: Mary Early, Director, HEMPHILL, Washington DC and Romy Silverstein, Gallery Director, Addison/Ripley Gallery, Washington DC.
Hosted by: Asma Chaudhary, Eric Celarier and Joan Weber
Register to Participate via Zoom HERE


DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities Curatorial Grant Exhibition
Through Our Eyes (group exhibition)
Scheduled Virtual Artist Talks:

“Conversation” with Sydney Vernon
September 17 starting at 12pm
Sydney will talk about her art practice and her many influences of her work. She will talk about her time in the art world and her past and present projects including her first solo exhibition in New York City to some of her new awards she has recently won. Q&A will be available for community and audience engagement. Event will take place via Zoom due to the Covid-19 virus.
Link For Eventbrite Registration HERE
Zoom Webinar Link HERE

Through Our Eyes: Closing Curator Talk
September 24 12pm
A discussion of the curator’s art practice and the exhibition “Through Our Eyes.”
Link For Eventbrite Registration HERE
Link For Zoom Webinar HERE


National Gallery of Art in partnership with the David C. Driskell Center and Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture
Tribute to David C. Driskell
A John Wilmerding Symposium on American Art
Register for the symposium HERE

Greater Reston Art Center
Anne C. Smith A Point of Longing
Artist Talk Thursday, September 17 at 7pm



Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> Register and Participate HERE

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Drawing Classes for Adults
>>> 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




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

Addison/Ripley Fine Art
Trevor Young Seeing in the Dark
September 12-October 17
More Information HERE

The Athenaeum
Moments in Time….a very weird time
September 10-October 18
View the full exhibition online 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

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

DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities Curatorial Grant Exhibition
Through Our Eyes (group exhibition)
Through September 27
View the online exhibition HERE
Refer to top of page for Artist talks

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

Foundry Gallery
Fran Abrams: Twenty Years of Polymer Clay Art
September 2-27
More information HERE

Glen Echo Partnership
Glass Visions and Voices 2020
Art Glass Center at Glen Echo
Popcorn Gallery | September 4-October 4

Isabel Manalo They See Us
Stone Tower Gallery | September 4-October 4, 2020
More information HERE

Greater Reston Art Center
Anne C. Smith A Point of Longing
More information HERE

Korean Cultural Center
K-Art at Home: Yaloo, part of the 2020 Korean Media Art Series
September 4–September 24
More information HERE

Martha Spak Gallery at the Wharf
Meredith Morris and Teresa Jarzynski “Being Human”
September 3–October 3
More information HERE

McLean Project for the Arts
Washington Sculptors Group: Sculpture Now 2020
MPA Virtual Opening Reception: September 17 from 7-8pm | Sculpture NOW 2020 Register HERE
More information available HERE

Middle Street Gallery
Wayne Paige Not out of the Woods
September 5- October 4
More information HERE

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

100 Days of Solitude
September 12-October 18
View the exhibition online HERE

Portico Gallery & Studios
Analog: Hand Printed Silver Gelatin Photo Collages by Adrienne Moumin
Reception: Thursday, September 17 from 7-9 pm
Register for the reception HERE (Tickets Required)

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

Studio Gallery
September 2-26
Freda Lee-McCann Window into the Past
Lisa Battle, sculpture and Gary Anthes, photography: Rock / Canyon
More information HERE

The Art League Gallery
Noah Williams Ancestral Callings
September 9-October 4
More Information HERE

Tess Olson Cultivating Imperfection
September 9-October 4
More Information HERE

September 2020 Themed Exhibit juried by Duane Slick
September 9-October 4
More Information HERE

Touchstone Gallery
Cookie Kerxton A Look on the Bright Side
Jenny Wu Time Is Running Out
September 1-30
More information HERE

University of Maryland Stamp Gallery
Connected Diaspora: Central American Visuality in the Age of Social Media
Through October 17
More information HERE

Sue Johnson, Blazo Kovacevic, Monroe Isenberg,
Mia Eva Rollow, Cory Oberndorfer and Frame & Frequency VI
September 11-October 18
Virtual Reception: Fri., September 25 from 5-7pm: Sign up HERE https://www.visartscenter.org/event/visarts-virtual-gallery-reception-2/
More Information about the exhibitions HERE

Washington Project for the Arts
Curated by DC-based, choreographer and performance artist Hayley Cutler
September 3 – 26
More Information and register for KUVV events HERE


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

International Visions Gallery
Artists-Resilience-Brave Spaces
Group exhibition featuring Anne Bouie, Kay Chernush, Tim Davis, Troy Jones, George Kochev, June Linowitz, Shoccara Marcus, Betty Press, Joanathan Ribaillier, Preston Sampson, Debra Mathews Tyler, Dwight Tyler, Frank Smith
Poems and prints from Michael Platt and Carol Beane
>>> More information 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

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

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

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

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