Art Galleries: Art Shows, Art Receptions, Artist Talks
Look here for the latest shows from regional and national artists at DC's Art Galleries featuring contemporary and traditional paintings, prints, fine art, photography, glass sculpture and more. CultureCapital's Art Gallery section includes shows, artist talks and receptions. And sign up here to receive our Museum & Art Gallery Seasonal e-newsletter launching this Fall!
August Solo Show B.D. Richardson Gone Fishin'The Art League
Thru Sep. 8 Photographer B.D. Richardson uses historic and alternative photographic techniques to explore local maritime history.
Scenes of Scotland Solo Show by Shelley MicaliGallery Clarendon
Nov. 3 – Dec. 7 In November in Gallery Clarendon's Overlook Gallery: "Scenes of Scotland" Solo Show by Shelley Micali.
Chaos Art ExhibitionGallery Underground
Oct. 1 – 25 In October, Gallery Underground's Focus Gallery features "Chaos," an all-member show with the provocative theme of various kinds of mayhem depicted in all media.
Fresh Meat Art ExhibitDel Ray Artisans
Thru Sep. 1 Join us at Del Ray Artisans for a special exhibit, "Fresh Meat" (August 2-September 1, 2019) featuring artwork by Del Ray Artisans' newest members from 2018-2019.
Capitol Hill Art League presents all-media Road Trip ExhibitCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sep. 14 – 28 The Capitol Hill Art League presents an all-media art exhibit Road Trip open to the public.
September Zeitgeist ExhibitThe Art League
Sep. 10 – Oct. 6 This exhibit, juried by Zoey Frank, explores the concept of artists throughout history capturing the spirit of their time in a variety of visual ways, acting as bellwethers for the current cultural climate.
Illustration ExhibitThe Art League
Sep. 10 – Oct. 6 The Illustration Special Exhibit, juried by illustrator Will Varner, will be featured in September alongside the Zeitgeist exhibit.
Say it With Flowers - A fiber art exhibit by Anne SmyersReston Community Center
Sep. 16 – Oct. 31 This exhibit reflects Anne’s love of flowers and propensity to work with botanical images.
Uncommon Alexandria Art ExhibitVCA Alexandria Animal Hospital
Thru Sep. 29 “Uncommon Alexandria” art exhibit at the VCA Alexandria through Gallery Without Walls features artwork by Del Ray Artisans members inspired by common scenes of our daily lives as locals.
Capitol Hill Art League presents Pop-up Earth Wind & Fire ExhibitFrame of Mine
Sep. 6 – 30 Members of the Capitol Hill Art League will present their interpretations of “Earth, Wind and Fire” at a pop-up show.
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop presents the Migrant Quilt ProjectCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Oct. 28 – Dec. 9 The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop presents the Migrant Quilt Project. Open to the public.
Veronica Melendez Photography ExhibitCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Thru Sep. 9 The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop presents an exhibit of the works of Veronica Melendez, recipient of CHAW’s 2019 Darkroom Artist Residency.
Opening Reception: The Migrant Quilt ProjectCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Nov 9
Artist Talk: Reparations RealizedDC Arts Center (DCAC)
Sun. Oct 6
Opening Reception: Capitol Hill Art League presents all-media Road Trip ExhibitCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Sep 14
Opening Reception: High Note Art Exhibit at Del Ray Artisans GalleryDel Ray Artisans
Fri. Sep 6
Artists reception: Chaos Art ExhibitionGallery Underground
Fri. Oct 4
Opening Reception: The all-media Go Dark ExhibitCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Oct 5
Pottery on the Hill Preview ReceptionHill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Nov 1
Artists' Talk: Earthly Elements Earth, air, fire, water - and spiritWaverly Street Gallery
Sat. Oct 19
Opening Reception: Say it With Flowers - A fiber art exhibit by Anne SmyersReston Community Center
Sun. Sep 22
Opening Reception: Veronica Melendez Photography ExhibitCapitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Aug 31
6 @ 35 - Fabricating CultureZenith Sculpture Space
Wed. Sep 18
Closing Reception/Artist Talk: Nano SculpturesDC Arts Center (DCAC)
Sun. Nov 17