Weekly Events List

Weekly Events List September 21-27

Ellen Cornett Traveling Light.  Image courtesy of the artist.

 

A R T I S T  T A L K S

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

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

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

F I L M

Creative Suitland
Indie Virtual Film Screening: The Let Out by Ayanna Long
Tune in for a Live screening of The Let Out a documentary about DC Go-Go music and culture by DC native artist Ayanna Long
Wednesday, September 23 from 7-9pm
Register to attend the Event HERE

Kindred Spirits: Artists Hilda Wilkinson Brown and Lilian Thomas Burwell
Monday, September 28 at noon
Free virtual screening and discussion of Kindred Spirits: Artists Hilda Wilkinson Brown and Lilian Thomas Burwell. After the screening, filmmaker Cintia Cabib will answer audience questions.
More information and registration HERE

C L A S S E S

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> Register and Participate HERE

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
>>> 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

E X H I B I T I O N S

*NEW THIS WEEK*

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

American Poetry Museum
afrofuturism symbology: afropop in the age of covid19
September 25-November 5
In-gallery opening: September 26th from 1:30 to 5:30
More information HERE

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

CONNERSMITH
Can You Hear Us Now?
September-November
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

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

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

Mehari Sequar Gallery
Tayo Kuku Jr. We Were Them That Dreamed
September 11–October 10
More exhibition 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

VisArts
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

 

*ONGOING*

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
Greg Khan HAVANA YOUTH
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

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

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

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
More information available HERE

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

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

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

Photoworks
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
Through December 17
More information HERE

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

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

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