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!

Hot Hits

Waverly Street Gallery invitational Exhibition

Waverly Street Gallery
Thru Mar. 7
Waverly Street Gallery member artists each invite an artist guest to participate in this show.

Advocacy & Activism Through Art

Glen Echo Park
Thru Mar. 15
In this group show featuring works by Kathryn Jo Ottman, Christi Friesen, Judy Kearns, and L. Anjanine Kvale, Advocacy & Activism Through Art explores the expressions of artists as community activists and advocates.

The all-media exhibit Rhythm and Blues

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Thru Mar. 14
The juror for the show is Justyne Fischer, award-winning printmaker and teacher.

Sarah Salomon: Solitudes

Glen Echo Park
Thru Mar. 15
Solitudes explores urban isolation and how individuals create self-imposed solitudes to combat depression, shut out sensory overload, or rejuvenate their sense of worth.

Carved in Stone, Painted with Light

Zenith Sculpture Space
Thru Apr. 4
An exciting exhibit with a new sculptor David Therriault who uses reclaimed stones and painters Hubert Jackson and Carolyn Goodridge.

Kondo vs. Chaos Art Exhibit

Del Ray Artisans
Thru Mar. 1
“Kondo vs. Chaos” explores the divide between those inspired by Marie Kondo’s theory of keeping only those things that bring you joy and those who deal with chaos in their lives.

Winter 2020 Exhibitions

Arlington Arts Center
Thru Mar. 28
In physics, the phrase “applied forces” describes those forces that arise out of physical contact between two or more material objects.

Opening Reception: True and False

Korean Cultural Center DC
Fri. Mar 6
A new group exhibition showcasing vibrant and diverse multimedia installation works by three contemporary Korean artists who explore the blurring of truth in modern society.

The Moment: Nature, Life, and Re-creation

Korean Cultural Center DC
Thru Feb. 25
The Korean Cultural Center Washington, D.C. proudly presents The Moment: Nature, Life and Re-creation.

New Landscapes Group Show

Gallery Underground
Thru Feb. 28
Gallery Underground presents "New Landscapes," an exhibition of new works by member artists depicting landscapes and cityscapes: local, national and international, in all media.

Urban Blues - Pastel Paintings by Geoff Desobry

Waverly Street Gallery
Mar. 8 – Apr. 4
Urban Blues consists of pastel works on paper completed in 2019 and early 2020.


Regional Juried Exhibition 2020

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thru Apr. 18

Artist's Reception: Visual Paradise

Waverly Street Gallery
Fri. Apr 10

Annual Needlework Show

Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House
Mar. 1 – 30

True and False

Korean Cultural Center DC
Mar. 6 – 26
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