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2011_DC_Fridge_ChorO_11040929Albus Cavus Classroom @ Fridge -- Chor Boogie's "This Ain't No Place For No Hero" -- Opening
Chor Boogie Opening: This Aint No Place For No Hero
Chor Boogie has been in residency at The Freezer for three weeks preparing for his latest show at The Fridge -- This Aint No Place For No Hero!
Please join us Saturday night from 7:00 - 10:00 PM for the opening reception!
For more info on this show,...
2010_DC_KatzenO_10050815DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010C Late Spring Opening Reception
2010_DC_KatzenO_10061238DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010D Summer Opening Reception
2010_DC_KatzenO_100911104DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010E Early Fall Opening Reception
Artists here include BG Muhn and Alan Binstock.
2010_DC_KatzenO_10111313DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010F Late Fall Opening Reception
2011_DC_Meyers_11021246DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011A Winter Artist Talk: Linn Meyers
Museum Gallery Talk with Linn Meyers:
"Linn Meyers: A Very Particular Moment" responds to the architecture of the museum by covering the walls with hand-drawn, repetitive, geometric lines, creating a hypnotic, meditative space. Meyers will discuss creating her largest temporary drawing to-date on a 23...
2011_DC_KatzenO_110129114DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011A Winter Opening Reception
2011_DC_KatzenO_11040254DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B1 Spring Opening Reception
2011_DC_KatzenO_11042322DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B2 Spring II Opening Reception
2011_DC_Katzen_Panel_11060485DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011C Summer Artist Talk: E.CO
E.CO Artist Talk with artists Iata Cannabrava from Brazil and Sergi Camara from Spain:
Join the American University Museum and artists Iata Cannabrava from Brazil and Sergi Camara from Spain in an artists' talk through the E.CO exhibition, photographic projects by twenty Latin American and European...
2011_DC_KatzenO_11060420DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011C Summer Opening Reception
2011_DC_Smith_11102994DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011E Late Fall Artist Talk: Courtney Smith
2011_DC_KatzenO_11102931DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011E Late Fall Opening Reception
Includes photos of artists: Courtney Smith, Laura Katzman, and Beverly W. Brannan
2012_DC_Raoul_12021161DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Gallery Talk: Raoul Middleman
Gallery Talk with Raoul Middleman
2012_DC_KatzenO_12012850DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Opening Reception
Several artists were there for this event: Anil Revri, Raoul Middleman, and Tim Doud.
2012_DC_Katzen_Panel_12012845DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Panel: Anil Revri
Anil Revri’s paintings function as aids to meditation, while at the same time the process of their creation is itself an act of meditation. They are beautiful, their craft is breathtaking, but their success depends on whether they further us, and the artist, along in the process of our own...
2013_DC_Molodkin_13012613DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Artist Talk: Andrei Molodkin
2013_DC_Bruskin_13012632DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Artist Talk: Grisha Bruskin
2013_DC_KatzenO_13012648DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Opening Reception
Join artists and curators for the 2013 winter Artists' Reception from 6-9 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The night will include a gallery talk by artists Grisha Bruskin at 5 p.m. and Andrei Molodkin at 6 p.m.
Pictures here include several of the artists -- Andrea Way and Susan Yanero.
2013_DC_KatzenO_13040618DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013B Spring Opening Reception
Includes photos of the artist Timothy App.
2013_DC_Montgomery_13062933DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013C Summer Artist Talk: Nan Montgomery
2013_DC_Visiting_13110956DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Artist Talk: Hilary Harnischfeger and Tracy Miller
Join artists Tracy Miller and Hilary Harnischfeger with curator Tim Doud in a gallery talk about the Visiting Artist Series, on exhibit through December 15.
2013_DC_Tsibi_13110910DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Artist Talk: Tsibi Geva
Gallery Talk with Tsibi Geva
2013_DC_KatzenO_13110919DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Opening Reception
Join artists Tracy Miller and Hilary Harnischfeger with curator Tim Doud.
2014_DC_Katzen_Kuspit_14012542DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014A Winter Gallery Talk: Donald Kuspit on Agustin Fernandez
Gallery Talk: Donald Kuspit on Agustin Fernandez
The work of Agustin Fernandez is most recognizable for its ambiguous and precariously balanced forms, erotic overtones, surreal juxtapositions, and metallic palette. Inspired by the demands of survival in an urban environment and the mundane objects that...
2014_DC_KatzenO_14012556DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014A Winter Opening Reception
2014_DC_KatzenO_14040530DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014B Spring Opening Reception
2014_DC_KatzenO_14042624DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014B2 Spring II Opening Reception
2014_DC_KatzenO_1406148DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014C Summer Opening Reception
2014_DC_Katzen_Lay_14110837DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Artist Talk: Alan Sonfist and Karin F. Giusti
Gallery Talk: Lay of the Land (Updated 10/30)
Join artists Alan Sonfist and Karin F. Giusti for a discussion of their joint exhibition, Lay of the Land: Surface Memory by Alan Sonfist and Three Season at Black Forest Farm by Karin Giusti. This event is free and open to the public. The late fall artists...
2014_DC_KatzenO_14110813DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Opening Reception
2015_DC_Levenson_15012440DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Artist Talk: Silvia Levenson
Introductions were made by Cecilia Nahón, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the United States of America
2015_DC_KatzenO_15012430DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Opening Reception
Including some photos of the artist Phyllis Plattner.
2015_DC_Goldstein_1504048DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Early Spring Gallery Talk: Guy Goldstein
2015_DC_KatzenO_15040420DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Early Spring Opening Reception
Including V. Ramesh with one of his favorite pieces.
2015_DC_KatzenO_1504255DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B2 Spring II Opening Reception
2015_DC_Atomic_70th_150805115DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Closing: Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombings
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Atomic Bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, this evening will include testimony by two Hibakushi (survivors of the atomic bombings) and a piano and choral performance by the children of Little Friends of Peace.
Program (in sequence):
* Melvin Hardy
*...
2015_DC_AtomicT_15080553DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Gallery Talk: Hiroshima-Nagaski: Atomic Bomb Exhibition
Hiroshima-Nagaski: Atomic Bomb Exhibition
June 13 through August 16, 2015
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the attacks, this powerful show will include 20 artifacts collected from the debris of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as well as 6 large folding screens that depict...
2015_DC_Ziedins_15061262DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Gallery Talk: Visvaldis Ziedins exhibit
Reception & Preview of Visvaldis Ziedins: Travels in the Imagination:
Join the exhibit preview with remarks by the Ambassador of the Republic of Latvia H.E. Andris Razans. Visvaldis Ziedins exhibit Travels in the Imagination is part of Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union public...
2015_DC_KatzenO_15061211DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Opening Reception (Members)
2015_DC_Decision_15062353DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Panel Discussion: Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb
Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition: Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb
This film screening and symposium will bring together a panel of prominent historians to reflect on the decision to drop the atomic bombs and its implications. Free and open to the public.
Film screening of "The Bomb" from...
2015_DC_Remember_150616151DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Panel Discussion: To Remember and Reflect
Panel Discussion: To Remember and Reflect:
In conjunction with the Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition, this panel brings together several artists who have addressed war-related suffering in their own work. Panelists include Kristine Yuki Aono, Kitty Klaidman, Miriam Morsel Nathan, and Aida...
2015_DC_KatzenO_15091196DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Opening Reception (Members)
Artists who spoke tonight included Walter McConnell, Gerhardt Knodel, and Mary Shaffer. The contemporary Chinese art community was represented by artists Shaowei Deng and Jie Wang, and BG Muhn helped the delegation.
2015_DC_KatzenO_15091265DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Opening Reception (Public)
Artists who spoke tonight included Gerhardt Knodel and Mary Shaffer. The contemporary Chinese art community was represented by artists Shaowei Deng and Jie Wang, and BG Muhn helped the delegation. Other artists present included Chawky Frenn and Pat Goslee.
2016_DC_Stout_16013012DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Artist Talk: Renee Stout
2016_DC_Schoettler_16030827DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Gallery Talk: Pushing Boundaries with Ellouise Schoettler
Pushing Boundaries with Elouise Schoettler
A special one-woman show by nationally known Maryland storyteller Ellouise Schoettler in conjunction with Impact! The Legacy of the Women's Caucus for Art and Women’s History Month.
Local cable host, producer, and nationally known storyteller, Ellouise...
2016_DC_KatzenO_16013060DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Opening Reception
2016_DC_Dunlap_16040173DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Gallery Talk: William Dunlap
Members Only Preview:
Director Jack Rasmussen invites members to preview the Spring exhibitions early. At 6 pm, artist William Dunlap will discuss the artist’s work in Look At It — Think About It.
2016_DC_KatzenO_16040142DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Opening Member Reception (Friday)
Folks include James Symington, Jack Rasmussen, and Glenn Marcus.
2016_DC_DC_Art_Rock_16052161DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B2 Spring II DC Art Jam
A jam session featuring special guest artists from the art rock bands Twisted Teenage Plot, Urban Verbs, The Slickee Boys and Danger Painters.
2016_DC_Korea_16081386DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Closing Gallery Talk: Hannah Joo and BG Muhn
Please join us for the Closing Reception for "Contemporary North Korean Art: The Evolution of Socialist Realism" on Saturday August 13 at 5 pm in the AU Museum.
The evening includes Korean snacks, a discussion of contemporary North Korean art in the exhibition with Curator B.G. Muhn followed by a tour...
2016_DC_BGMuhn_16061889DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Gallery Talk: BG Muhn
Gallery Talk with BG Muhn
Join Georgetown professor, artist, and curator BG Muhn for a tour of two exhibitions of North and South Korean contemporary art and a discussion on the impact of culture on the artistic style of each republic.
During his talk, BG pointed out several people in the audience...
2016_DC_KatzenO_16061862DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Opening Reception
Artists photographed here include: Frida Larios ("Underwater Serpent", "Underworld Fireflies", and "Underworld"), Chawky Frenn, Joan Belmar ("Trans-Lucid #IV, Al Fin del Mundo, At the End of the World"), Irene Clouthier (paper airplanes), and Carolina Mayorga (performance artist).
2016_DC_Alien_160910165DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Gallery Talk: Daughter of China, Resident Alien w/Hung Liu
Gallery Talk: Daughter of China, Resident Alien
Chinese-born American artist Hung Liu will speak about two timely themes that are reflected in her current body of work: refugees and heroines.
2016_DC_Silos_16090980DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Gallery Talk: Jeffreen Hayes (Silos) w/Ellington Robinson, Wesley Clark, and Yaw Agyeman
Member's Preview
Director and Curator Jack Rasmussen invites members to a first look at the Early Fall Exhibitions, including a tour of Silos with curator Jeffreen Hayes, Ph.D.
2016_DC_Letelier_160922278DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Letelier-Moffitt commemoration
Mural event with Chilean president Michelle Bachelet.
Speakers in sequence:
* ???
* Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
* Francisco Letelier, artist, "Todas las Manos"
* Mural unveiling and tour
* Michelle Bachelet, President of...
2016_DC_KatzenO_16091036DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Opening Reception
During the event, Aviva Kempner introduced me to Francisco Letelier who was there with his Todas Las Manos exhibition.
2016_DC_Vandalism_161129124DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016E Late Fall Gallery Talk: Just(ified) Vandalism w/Aneta Georgievska-Shine
Gallery Talk: Just(ified) Vandalism
Several years ago, the government of the Republic of Macedonia embarked on an expensive “urban renewal” of the capital city, Skopje. Most of this renewal consisted of large monuments of “historic” figures and new quasi-classical facades over old buildings. In spring...
2016_DC_KatzenXT_16111187DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016E Late Fall Gallery Talk: Melissa Ichiuji, Martha Wilson, Sylvia Snowden, and Carol Brown Goldberg
The member night preview included talks by several artists:
* Martha Wilson: Martha Wilson & Franklin Furnace
* Sylvia Snowden: The Feel of Paint
* Melissa Ichiuji: Make You Love Me
* Carol Brown Goldberg (w/Ramon Osuna): The Studio: A Place of Transformation
Coordinating them was museum...
2016_DC_Carmwath_16111233DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016E Late Fall Gallery Talk: Squeak Carnwath
Gallery Talk with Squeak Carnwath
Squeak Carnwath has explored monoprinting, etching, aquatint, and numerous other techniques that allow her to build layers of color and imagery. Learn about her journey through media as she tours selected works from 30 years of artmaking.
2016_DC_KatzenO_1611114DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016E Late Fall Opening Member Reception (Friday)
2016_DC_KatzenO_16111268DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016E Late Fall Opening Reception (Saturday)
Late Fall Opening Reception
Meet and mingle with the artists, curators, and fellow museum patrons at the opening reception. Free and open to the public.
Artists photographed during the opening reception were:
* Melissa Ichiuji: Make You Love Me
* Martha Wilson: Martha Wilson & Franklin Furnace
...
2017_DC_Wolfe_17012833DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017A Winter Gallery Talk: Julie Wolfe
Curator Claire D'Alba and artist Julie Wolfe discuss her paintings and drawings in her solo-exhibition Quest for a Third Paradise on view through March 13.
2017_DC_KatzenXT_17012778DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017A Winter Gallery Talk: Various
The member preview included a number of speakers:
* Artist Julie Wolfe discussing her "Quest for a Third Paradise" exhibit
* Curator Danielle Mysliwiec discussing "New Ruins"
* Photographer Joe Cameron discussing his "Touching Air" exhibit
* Sculptor Mike Shaffer discussing his "Towers &...
2017_DC_Artifacts_17030455DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017A Winter Member's Party w/The Artifacts
Member's party featuring classical "Rock" music performed by The Artifacts: CAS Dean Peter Starr, Museum Director Jack Rasmussen, Courtney Surls and Jarrett Murray.
Note: Two versions of the performance images are usually posted. The red light on the stage made the pictures, um, interesting but hard to...
2017_DC_KatzenO_17012711DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017A Winter Opening Member Reception (Friday)
2017_DC_KatzenO_17012836DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017A Winter Opening Reception (Saturday)
In addition to lots of folks, two artists were also here in their galleries:
* Photographer Joe Cameron -- "Touching Air"
* Sculptor Mike Shaffer -- "Towers & Monuments"
2017_DC_KatzenXT_170331123DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017B Spring Gallery Talk: Foon Sham, Laura Roulet, Sharon Wolpoff, Tammra Sigler, Elzbieta Sikorska, and Carlos Luna
Director and Curator Jack Rasmussen invites members to preview the Spring exhibitions. Talks were made by:
The event also included talks by:
* Foon Sham and Laura Roulet (curator) -- "Escape: Foon Sham"
* Sharon Wolpoff and Tammra Sigler -- "Sharon Wolpoff and Tammra Sigler: Geometry and Other...
2017_DC_Larios_17040682DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017B Spring Gallery Talk: Frida Larios
Gallery Talk and Reception with Frida Larios
Hosted by the Embassy of El Salvador, the evening includes remarks by Ambassador Claudia Ivette Canjura de Centeno, a discussion with the artist Frida Larios, and a reception with tastes of Central America.
2017_DC_KatzenXT_17040118DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017B Spring Gallery Talk: Tammra Sigler and Sharon Wolpoff
Gallery Talk with Tammra Sigler and Sharon Wolpoff:
Learn more about the artists and their friendship behind the exhibition Geometry and Other Myths with Tammra Sigler and Sharon Wolpoff.
2017_DC_KatzenO_1703313DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017B Spring Opening Member Reception (Friday)
Most of the people pictures from this member reception are shown under the Artist Talk page.
2017_DC_KatzenO_17040189DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017B Spring Opening Reception (Saturday)
Various artists were here for the opening:
* Foon Sham and Laura Roulet (curator) -- "Escape: Foon Sham" (with a visit by Yumi Hogan, wife of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan)
* Elzbieta Sikorska and Aneta Georgievska-Shine (curator) -- "Time Stands Still: Elzbieta Sikorska"
* Carlos Luna -- "Green...
2017_DC_Keyzer_17061734DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017C Summer Gallery Talk: Carl De Keyzer
Join the artist, Carl De Keyzer, and American University faculty Louis Goodman, Sarah Gordon and Leena Jayaswal and Georgetown professor, artist, and curator BG Muhn for a discussion on the state of North Korea and Cuba, as represented in De Keyzer’s series of 60 photographs from the Communist-led...
2017_DC_KatzenO_17061766DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017C Summer Opening Reception
Summer Opening Reception
Mix and mingle with artists, curators and fellow museum patrons at the opening of four new Summer Exhibitions: States of Being: Cuba and North Korea by Carl De Keyzer, Frederic Kellogg: Works in Oil and Watercolor, Val Lewton: From Hollywood to Breezewood, and Performing the...
2017_DC_Katzen_I_Am_17090875DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017D Early Fall Auditorium Talk: I Am
Program:
* Welcome: Mr. Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator of the American University Museum
* Remarks: His Excellency Shaikh Abdulla Rashed Al Khalifa, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain
* Introduction to CARAVAN and I AM Exhibition: Rev. Paul-Gordon Chandler, Founding President, CARAVAN
*...
2017_DC_KatzenXT_Barjeel_17090948DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017D Early Fall Gallery Talk: Barjeel Art Foundation
Gallery Talk: The Barjeel Art Foundation (Updated 8/2)
Curators from the Barjeel Art Foundation, Karim Sultan and Mandy Merzaban, discuss the ideas and inspiration behind the current exhibition Between two rounds of fire, the exile of the sea and the methods Arab artists employ to expose and comment on...
2017_DC_KatzenO_170908115DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017D Early Fall Opening Member Reception (Friday)
Folks here include Sylvia Burwell (the new president of American University), H.E. Shaikh Abdulla Rashed Al Khalifa (Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain), H.E. Fayçal Gouia (Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia), and Salah A. Sarhan (Ambassador, the League of Arab States).
Artists include Marwa Al...
2017_DC_KatzenO_17090993DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2017D Early Fall Opening Reception (Saturday)
Photos include artists William Woodward (in his "The Seven Deadly Sins" exhibit) and Foon Sham.
2018_DC_Tilahun_18012744DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Gallery Talk: Abel Tilahun
Artist Abel Tilahun and curator Meskerem Assegued lead a tour of this immersive exhibition Vital Signs. Free and open to the public.
2018_DC_Sandberg_18020136DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Gallery Talk: Erik Thor Sandberg
Erik Thor Sandberg
This exhibition features a series of new paintings by American artist Erik Thor Sandberg within the context of selected earlier works. Sandberg is known internationally for pushing the skillful illusionism of master oil painting to the current edge of Magic Realism on...
2018_DC_KatzenO_18012782DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Opening Reception
Including photographs of artists Brian Dailey, Erik Thor Sandberg, Kateřina Vincourová, and Frank DiPerna.
2018_DC_Goldberg_18042685DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Gallery Talk: Carol Brown Goldberg
Gallery Talk: Carol Brown Goldberg
Washington artist Carol Brown Goldberg will discuss the intersection of philosophy and poetry in her ethereal images of densely-packed foliage. Free and open to the public.
2018_DC_Toledo_18041347DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Gallery Talk: Toledo Múltiple w/Fernando Gálvez de Aguinaga
Museum Members are invited to attend a special evening viewing of our new exhibitions, featuring a talk by the curator of Toledo Múltiple, Fernando Gálvez de Aguinaga.
Introductory comments were made by Gerónimo Gutiérrez Fernández, the Mexican ambassador to the United States.
2018_DC_KatzenO_18041366DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Opening Member Reception (Friday)
Artists here this evening included Michael Clark, Jiha Moon, and Carol Brown Goldberg. Other folks present included Diane Rehm and Aviva Kempner.
2018_DC_Steadman_180616103DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Artist Talk: Ralph Steadman
Gallery Talk with Ralph Steadman
Join us for a lively session about the diverse and wide-ranging span of works in Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective. Ralph Steadman will be joined by Anita O'Brien from the Cartoon Museum in London, who curated the exhibition.
2018_DC_KatzenO_18061671DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Opening Reception
Opening Reception
Mix and mingle with fellow museum patrons and meet the artists and curators behind the four new Summer exhibitions at the Opening Reception. Free and open to the public.
Folks shown here include several artists in the exhibit Kiley Ames and ???.
Also shown are folks who came for the...
2018_DC_4NoGood_1806214DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Screening of "For No Good Reason" documentary
Katzen -- Screening of "For No Good Reason"
Made over the course of fifteen years, For No Good Reason explores the connection between life and art through the eyes of the last original Gonzo visionary, Ralph Steadman. Take a trip through the wild and dark days of Steadman’s time with Hunter S. Thompson...
2018_DC_SteadmanS_18063051DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Skype Session with Ralph Steadman and reception
Bring your sketchbook for some lunchtime inspiration! Guests will tour Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective before enjoying refreshments while Skyping with Ralph.
2018_09_07D_Artifacts69DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Member's Party w/The Artifacts
Members' Preview
Join us for a private reception and gallery talk on the life and work of Robert D’Arista before closing out the night with a jam session by our Director’s band, The Artifacts.
The members of the band: CAS Dean Peter Starr, Museum Director Jack Rasmussen, Courtney Surls, ...
Folks in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_07B_KatzenXT76DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Members Gallery Talk: Emilie Brzezinski, Dalya Luttwak, Aneta Georgievska-Shine, and Mika Brzezinski
Folks in the audience included Aviva Kempner, Joe Scarborough, Jack Rasmussen, Sharon Wolpoff, etc. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_07C_KatzenO50DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Members Opening Reception
The artist talk and Artifacts performance are on other pages. Check the links above.
Folks here include Jack Rasmussen, Sylvia Mathews Burwell (American University President), Carol Brown Goldberg, Joann Moser, Aneta Georgievska-Shine, Dalya Luttwak, and Lowell Gilbertson. (Partially reviewed)
2018_11_09C_Kaufman21DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018E Gallery Talk: Joshua J. Kaufman ("The Art of Deception: Art Fakes and Forgeries")
Museum members are invited to join Joshua J. Kaufman, Esq. in taking a closer look at our ongoing exhibition Without Provenance: The Making of Contemporary Antiquity. Kaufman will examine the dark side of the art world in his lecture:
“The Art of Deception: Art Fakes and Forgeries.”
In this lecture,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_11_10E3_Tribe83DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018E Gallery Talk: Tribe
Tribe Gallery Talk
Join Curator Janet Bellotto and co-curator Dr. Woodman Taylor in conversation with several artists featured in our late fall exhibition Tribe: Contemporary Photography from the Arab World. This talk will explore broad, culturally specific themes as well as innovation by the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_11_09A_KatzenO29DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018E Late Fall Opening Member Reception
Ian Jehle and Laura Roulet were here as well as members. (Partially reviewed)
2018_11_10E1_KatzenO51DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018E Late Fall Opening Reception
Ian Jehle and Laura Roulet were here as well as some of their subjects. (Partially reviewed)
2016_MD_Blind_WhinoDC_160220139DC -- Blind Whino Opening: "Destroy & Create"
Art Whino teams up with Boundless Brooklyn to present Destroy & Create, a group art show that celebrates the release of the new Boundless Halfpipe model kit. Boundless Brooklyn, which creates DIY miniature sets and has sponsored a number of art shows around the U.S., Canada and Europe, is honoring the...
2015_MD_Blind_WhinoVVG_151003133DC -- Blind Whino Opening: "Vivid Visions" (Kim Jung Gi) -- Artist's work
Please Join us for Vivid Visions the debut Show in our new gallery space at Blind Whino!
Vivid Visions: The Art of Kim Jung Gi
Art Whino announces the opening of the new Art Whino Gallery at SW, with Vivid Visions: The Art of Kim Jung Gi, the first United States solo exhibition of the Korean...
2015_MD_Blind_WhinoVVD_151003179DC -- Blind Whino Opening: "Vivid Visions" (Kim Jung Gi) -- Artist at work
Please Join us for Vivid Visions the debut Show in our new gallery space at Blind Whino!
Vivid Visions: The Art of Kim Jung Gi
Art Whino announces the opening of the new Art Whino Gallery at SW, with Vivid Visions: The Art of Kim Jung Gi, the first United States solo exhibition of the Korean...
2016_MD_Blind_Walls_16093011DC -- Blind Whino X Art Whino -- District Walls Wrap Up Reception
DISTRICT WALLS
Sept 19-30th

Blind Whino X Art Whino in its mission to bring all the cross sections of the Low Brow world is pleased to announce DISTRICT WALLS. With over 146 murals implemented in the last 9 years and with ongoing success of the Richmond Mural project, Art Whino will be using the...
2016_DC_CrossLines_160528125DC -- CrossLines @ Arts and Industries Bldg
The Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center is mounting CrossLines, a two-day art exhibition, at the Arts and Industries Building over Memorial Day weekend. Subtitled "a culture lab on intersectionality," more than forty artists will present new works that explore the connections of race, class,...
2017_DC_Eclectic_FusionO_17050681DC -- Eclectic Fusion opening @ NBC4's Asman Gallery
NBC4's Asman Gallery is proud to present the third two-woman show of fine artists Zenobia A. Rickford and E. L. Whitley, with guest encaustic artist Carolyn Goodridge. You are invited to attend the opening reception of this exquisite art exhibition Eclectic Fusion.
2016_DC_CarnavalT_160305145DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Artist Talk: Carnaval: Celebrations of the African Diaspora
Black Artists of DC & Art Impact USA Present the Third Annual Black History Month Juried Art Exhibition
Artists' Talk and Wine & Cheese Reception
Carnaval: Celebrations of the African Diaspora - Artist Talk
Pepco Edison Place Gallery
702 Eighth Street NW, Washington DC 20001
Curated by Carol R....
2016_DC_CarnavalT_160311150DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Closing Reception and Artist Talk: Carnaval: Celebrations of the African Diaspora
Black Artists of DC & Art Impact USA Present the Third Annual Black History Month Juried Art Exhibition
Curated by Carol R. Dyson and Carolyn Goodridge
Closing Reception: Friday, March 11, 2016, 5-8 PM
2016_DC_Art_ImpactP_160129168DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Closing: Art Impact International 2016 -- Formal Presentation
Art Impact International 2016 is having a wine and cheese closing reception and artist talk for the Millennium Art Salon members and other distinguised guests.
Program:
Welcoming remarks from:
* Gallery Director, Pepco Edison Place
* Carolyn Goodridge, Curator & President, Art Impact USA
*...
2016_DC_Art_ImpactC_16012966DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Closing: Art Impact International 2016 -- Mingling
Art Impact International 2016 is having a wine and cheese closing reception and artist talk for the Millennium Art Salon members and other distinguised guests.
2015_DC_AncestorsC_15030657DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Closing: Light of the Ancestors
Black Artists of DC presents Light of the Ancestors Exhibition at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery
February 11 – March 6, 2015
Meet the Artists Reception February 13, 2015 6 - 9 PM
Closing Reception and Artist Talk Friday, March 6, 2015, 6 - 9 PM.

The theme of Light of the Ancestors exhibition,...
2015_DC_AncestorsP_15030690DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Closing: Light of the Ancestors -- Formal Presentation
Black Artists of DC presents Light of the Ancestors Exhibition at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery
February 11 – March 6, 2015
Meet the Artists Reception February 13, 2015 6 - 9 PM
Closing Reception and Artist Talk Friday, March 6, 2015, 6 - 9 PM.

The theme of Light of the Ancestors exhibition,...
2010_DC_Breakthru_Opening_10100243DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Breakthrough!
2017_DC_EmulsionO_17030312DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Emulsion 2017
I didn't have time to see the opening ceremony but I got some of the crowds.
2011_DC_WHNPA_Opening_11071245DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Eyes of History (WHNPA 2011 Exhibit)
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery Features White House News Photographers Association’s 2011 Exhibit
“Eyes of History,” the White House News Photographers Association’s 2011 Exhibit, featuring award winning photographs will be on display at Pepco’s Edison Place Gallery July 12 through August 12. An...
2011_DC_F11_Opening_11031013DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: F11
Pepco’s Edison Place Gallery Hosts The Art League and f11 Women’s Photography Collective:
Pepco’s Edison Place Gallery will host The Art League’s exhibit, “A Room of Our Own,” featuring f11, A Women’s Photography Collective from Tuesday, March 1 through Friday, April 1. Opening reception will be held...
2014_DC_Ashes_Opening_14021583DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: From the Ashes: Rebirth of the Human Spirit
The Pepco Edison Place Gallery in celebration of Black History Month is hosting “From the Ashes: Rebirth of the Human Spirit.” This unique exhibit kicks off with a reception that is open to the public on Saturday, Feb. 15, from 5 to 8 p.m. The exhibit runs through March 4.
Each participating artist...
2011_DC_KarabakhO_1102086DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Karabakh on My Mind
Karabakh on My Mind: Paintings by Leyla Rzayeva and Yavar Rzayev
2015_DC_AncestorsO_150213110DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Light of the Ancestors
Black Artists of DC presents Light of the Ancestors Exhibition at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery
February 11 – March 6, 2015
Meet the Artists Reception February 13, 2015 6 - 9 PM
Closing Reception and Artist Talk Friday, March 6, 2015, 6 - 9 PM.

The theme of Light of the Ancestors exhibition,...
2015_DC_AncestorsP_15021397DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Light of the Ancestors -- Formal presentation
Black Artists of DC presents Light of the Ancestors Exhibition at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery
February 11 – March 6, 2015
Meet the Artists Reception February 13, 2015 6 - 9 PM
Closing Reception and Artist Talk Friday, March 6, 2015, 6 - 9 PM.
The theme of Light of the Ancestors exhibition,...
2010_DC_Pour_Opening_100513105DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Pour It On!
Pour It On! The Illustrators Club 15th Juried Exhibition (May 11-June 25)

Pepco’s Edison Place Gallery announces Pour it on!, in collaboration with The Illustrators Club of DC, Maryland and Virginia. The exhibition will be on view from May 11th through June 25th with the opening reception held on the...
2014_DC_Rockville_ALO_14112146DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Rockville Art League – Member Show
Rockville Art League – Member Show
November 11 through December 18, 2014
Members of the Rockville Art League, a non-profit organization since 1957, will be exhibiting at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery, 702 Eighth Street, NW Washington, DC, from November 11 thru December 18, 2014. A very diverse juried...
2011_DC_Ten_YearsO_11090841DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Opening: Ten Years After 9/11
The 9/11 Arts Project
August 23 - September 30
"Ten Years After 9/11" is an exhibition commemorating the tenth anniversary of September 11, 2001, featuring the work of 39 international artists. Co-curators Helen Frederick and William Dunlap recruited the artists, not specific artwork, which allows...
2015_DC_25YearsO_150224119DC -- Embassy of Mexico -- Mexican Cultural Institution -- Exhibit: 25 Years/25 Artists -- Opening Event
25 Years / 25 Artists:
February 24th through May 30th, 2015 at the Mexican Cultural Institute
"25 years 25 artists" is an exhibition celebrating the Mexican Cultural Institute's first 25 years. This visual arts exhibition presents works from several generations and artistic movements. From the...
2013_DC_Gallery_I_SeedsR_130322102DC -- Gallery @ I Street -- Seeds, Pods and Saplings: The Convergence of Three -- Opening Reception
Speakers in sequence:
* ???
* Judith Terra
* Kristin Rohr
* Zoma Wallace
* Yurika Yamaguchi
* Lionell Thomas
2009_DC_HamiltonianAT_09042132DC -- Hamiltonian Gallery -- Artist Talk
Hamiltonian Gallery had an artist talk involving the three artists on display at the gallery's fifth exhibition: Lisa Brotman, Tom Block, and Michael Enn Sirvet
2009_DC_Hamiltonian_09032197DC -- Hamiltonian Gallery -- Exhibition opening
Hamiltonian Gallery and Hamiltonian Artists are proud to announce the opening of their fifth exhibition featuring the lush and emotional work of Lisa Brotman, the tumultuous second installment of Tom Block's series exploring mysticism in our post-religious age, and Michael Enn Sirvet's sculptural work...
2009_DC_Stills_091107170DC -- House of Sweden w/FotoWeek DC and AFI -- Stills and Flicks Reception
The Embassy of Sweden, FotoWeek DC, and AFI Silver Theatre & Cultural Center cordially invite you and a guest to an opening reception of: Stills and Flicks
Join us for a spectacular evening as we inaugurate the exhibition "What Lies Beneath: Nature & Urban Landscape in EU Photography" and celebrate the...
2011_DC_RestoreO_11033184DC -- Lamont Bishop Gallery -- RESTORE: Japan -- Opening
As the waters recede on the coasts of Japan the DC art community joins together to provide relief for all those who have lost everything in one of the most devastating natural disasters in the history of man.
On Thursday, March 31st, 2011, ReadysetDC and Curating for a Cause team up to host RESTORE:...
2016_DC_Gift_Shop_16051454DC -- Transformer gallery: Gift Shop opening reception
Gift Shop | Curated by NoMüNoMü -- Opening Reception
May 14 - June 18, 2016
Transformer presents Gift Shop, a large scale installation curated by DC based artist collective NoMu NoMu (joseph orzal & Nora Müeller), that questions boundaries of commerce within cultural institutions. Merging the realms...
2017_DC_WGateG_ReclaimO_17100799DC -- Watergate Gallery -- Exhibit: Human Trafficking: Reclaiming Freedom -- Opening Event
Human Trafficking: Reclaiming Freedom
Collaborative Exchange Project and Exhibition for Poets and Artists
A project of ARTWORKS FOR FREEDOM; dedicated to raising awareness and inspiring action on human trafficking in the Washington DC metro area and all around the world. This non-profit organization...
2015_DC_Star_Wars_DanceP_151219125DC -- Whino on H -- Star Wars Dance Party -- People
Storm troopers and Jedis from galaxies far and near rejoice for Art Whino's: Star Wars Dance Party! Show us your best moves as you traverse through our intergalactic 9000sqft terrain as we celebrate the release of the much anticipated movie. Grab a frosty beverage at Chalmun's Cantina while you watch...
2014_DC_DCC_CARToons_140228129DC Conspiracy -- CARToons exhibition @ UDC -- Closing event
CARToons Exhibit!
Original and limited edition artwork by DC area cartoonists: Steven George Artley, Michael Auger, Carolyn Belefski, Andrew Cohen, Matt Dembicki, David Hagen, Teresa Roberts Logan, and Rafer Roberts
2010_VA_G40_Closing_10032758G-40: The Summit art show (2010) -- Closing event
80's Closing Reception Saturday
If you haven't seen the exhibit make sure you catch it this weekend before it's gone!
80's Throw Back Closing Reception
Join us for our closing reception as we swim in the vast glory of all that is 80's with DJ LIL'e on the turntables.
80's Attire mandatory!
Prizes...
2010_VA_G40_Opening_10030673G-40: The Summit art show (2010) -- Grand Opening Reception
GRAND OPENING RECEPTION:
March 6th, 8pm - Midnight
Food Sampling by Elephant Steps and Friends
2015_DC_G40_Opening_15091220G-40: The Summit art show (2015) @ Whino on H -- People @ Opening Reception
Presented by Art Whino, the annual G40 Art Summit group art show brings together world-renowned artists for a month long exhibition, with works in Low Brow and street culture expression, that reflect a particular theme.
The 2015 G40 event will once again be a building ‘takeover,’ showcased at a 20,000...
2007_MD_Block_07020934Gateway's Heliport Gallery -- Tom Block's art reception
2007_MD_Block_07072042Gateway's Heliport Gallery -- Tom Block's "Cousins" vote
There was a community involvement event held at the Gateway's Heliport Gallery in Silver Spring for Tom Block's Cousins public art project for the Kennett Street Art Wall Community Involvement Event

On June 21st, Tom Block's "Cousins" public art project was selected as the winner for the Kennett St....
2008_DC_Majluf_0804305IDB Event: Natalia Majluf ("Public or Private?")
Dr. Natalia Majluf, Director of the Museo de Arte de Lima, Peru, talks on "Public or Private? Cultural Institutions in Latin America:the Case of the Museo de Arte de Lima"
Through a case study of the work undertaken by the Museo de Arte de Lima, this lecture will address issues that arise from the...
2017_MD_StrathmoreM_BleuO_17010564MD -- Bethesda -- Strathmore Mansion -- Exhibit: La Vie en Bleu -- Opening Reception
La Vie en Bleu
26th Annual Strathmore Juried Exhibition
Sat, Jan 7–Sun, Feb 19
The 26th Annual Strathmore Juried Exhibition celebrates La Vie en Bleu, or “life in blue,” with artwork that takes inspiration from the theme of blue, including in nature, color theory, emotion, and more. As a color, blue...
2004_MD_Block_04050727MD -- Laurel -- Montpelier Cultural Arts Center -- Tom Block art reception
This was an opening reception for my neighbor Tom Block's artworks at the Montpelier Cultural Arts Center. According to the brochure, the painting "are inspired by the spiritual passion of 14th Century mystic, Meister Eckhart. Working on raw, pitted, found wood as a support, the artist views the ensuing...
2010_MD_Art_Whino_Sketch_10091829MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino gallery sketch session
Sketching Session with live model 6-8pm
The sketching session begins at 6pm and ends at 8pm and is free. We will have special edition blank sketchbooks for sale at the show as well but you are welcome to bring your own sketchbook.
2008_MD_Art_Whino_Foox_08040510MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: David & Jessica Foox
This was the gallery's grand opening. I was trying to avoid the rain and came into the store by happenstance.
The art was by David & Jessica Foox. I suspected I wasn't allowed to take actual photographs of the work so I pretty much avoided doing so. There were some interesting pieces! Music was by...
2010_MD_Art_WhinoRS_10091858MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Beautiful Failures" (Rich Salcido)
Beautiful Failures: The Solo Show of Rich Salcido

Richard Salcido's work encompasses the process of exhibition development by creating an 'exhibition-worthy' piece under a daily time constraint from inception to completion, and embracing the idiosyncratic qualities that unfinished pieces may include....
2013_MD_Art_WhinoBO_13041364MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Branching Out" (Erik Abel)
"Branching Out"
Three Person Exhibit Featuring Erik Abel, Graham Franciose & Ursula Xanthe Young
Official 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival Artwork by Erik Abel
In conjunction with this year’s Cherry Blossom Festival, Art Whino will be hosting an exhibit focusing on this Washington D.C. spring...
2008_MD_Art_Whino_Tagur_08081722MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Inked Souls" (Tagur)
Tagur x Art Whino - Inked Souls:
With a simple goal to “allow the consumer to become the producer”, Tagur Footwear has made a name for themselves by collaborating with Def Lux, an independent hip-hop label based in NYC. Tagur uses their connection to the art world and allows artist to design their own...
2009_MD_Art_WhinoIA_09081580MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Innocence & Arrogance" (Brandi Read and Arabella Proffer)
Innocence & Arrogance: The Art of Brandi Read and Arabella Proffer

Art Whino presents Innocence & Arrogance: The Art of Arabella Proffer and Brandi Read. These two pop-surrealist and neo-realist women artists have teamed up to create an exciting exhibition of Punks, Goths, Muses, Models and Royalty....
2010_MD_Art_WhinoMC_10022037MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Personality Instantly" (Nick Morris) & Cutthroat
DOUBLE Opening!
Cutthroat and Nick Morris

Music by DJ Noel

Personality Instantly: The Art of Nick Morris
Featuring evocative, retro-style images, Nick Morris’ art calls to mind a time of artistic girl-next-door pin ups and sleek muscle cars, with a tinge of sci-fi. The pop style he has perfected...
2009_MD_Art_WhinoBC_09012472MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Proof of Faith" (Bryan Collins)
Proof of Faith: The solo show of Bryan Collins

Art Whino presents Proof of Faith. A journey into the seemingly impossible world of obstacles and overcoming adversity. With so much pessimism in our culture about the future, this collection of Bryan's work is intended to plant seeds of hope and...
2008_MD_Art_Whino_SD_08121354MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Skin Deep" (Jason Snyder)
Art Whino Announces: Skin Deep, The solo show of Local Artist Jason Snyder

Art Whino presents Skin Deep. In this exhibit Jason Snyder explores our glossy exterior and how it is used to hide the person and feelings beneath what is superficial. Jason examines the struggle between the internal and...
2010_MD_Art_WhinoJS_10051590MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "The Gamies" (Jophen Stein)
The Gamies: The Art of Jophen Stein
Entertainment has held a position of helping people cope with the everyday drudgery of life. The Game show, moreover, offers both the value of entertainment and a promise at a chance of making life better. Loosely based on Franz Kafka's The Trial Jophen Stein's...
2015_MD_Art_WhinoUH_15080871MD -- National Harbor -- Art Whino Opening: "Unnatural Habitat" (Aaron Martin and Jesse R Yu (J★RYU))
Join artists Aaron Martin and Jesse R Yu (J★RYU) on an exploration of creatures from the animal kingdom and beyond. Inspired by the multitude of amazing fauna observed during their travels across the globe, Martin and Yu will be applying their signature styles and presenting their interpretations of...
2008_DC_Cogan_08111927Sixth & I and FotoWeek DC -- Joshua Cogan ("Soul Cages" opening)
Opening reception for “Soul Cages” by Joshua Cogan.
"Soul Cages" is a collected series of portraits from recent projects that pursue the ineffable nature of culture through visual medium. Using the camera as a tool of visual ethnography, Joshua Cogan combines the richness of travel photography with...
2009_DC_Cogan_09111287Sixth & I and FotoWeek DC -- Joshua Cogan ("Soundprints Vol. 1" opening)
"Soundprints Vol. 1": Exhibit opening
Emmy Award-winning photographer Joshua Cogan will show a selection of his work revolving around music. Long fascinated with catching both the energy of music and the feelings that it evokes, Cogan's imagery ranges from roots music and rock to hip hop and...
2010_DC_Cogan_10111034Sixth & I and FotoWeek DC -- Joshua Cogan ("Time Given" opening)
Time Given is a series of Joshua Cogan's more recent portraiture from around the world. The images explore the idea of how people deal with the time they have here on earth -- how people shape time and how it shapes them. The images draw heavily from the environments in which they were taken. From East...
2008_MD_Block_08042653Space88 -- Tom Block's "Cousins" reception w/singer Kristin Callahan
Space88 is proud to present this examination of Tom Block's ongoing public art project, Cousins. Permanently installed just a few blocks away at the entrance to the Kennett Street Parking Garage (along the Eastern Ave. access), Block has also installed Cousins in bus shelters in Tempe, AZ (2005-2006)...
2002_DC_Block_02040925UAW Headquarters -- Tom Block's art show reception
My neighbor, Tom Block, is a painter. He had an exhibition at the UAW headquarters near the White House that I went to and took some pictures from. In these pre-digital days, the photos were a crap shoot and they didn't turn out that well. Tom immediately, however, said that he was really glad I was...
2009_VA_Art_WhinoIS_090418105VA -- Crystal City -- Art Whino Opening: "Inked Souls 2009"
Art Whino Announces: Inked Souls 2009
Inked Souls is back, and Art Whino is raising the bar on its most anticipated exhibition of the year with an amazing new line up and expansion of the show to include photography!
Art Whino is teaming up with the Crystal City Business Improvement District (BID) and...
2008_VA_Candy19VA -- Manassas -- Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory -- Art Show + A Thurber Carnival cast
Two things!
(1) An art show w/Gina Noelle Ash and Judy Wengrovitz on the first floor
(2) Folks getting together after a performance of "A Thurber Carnival" (featuring the renowned Amy Thompson!)
2014_VA_Smudge_14030841VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo
The Smudge! Expo is taking place on Saturday, March 8, 2014, from noon to 6 p.m. at Artisphere in Arlington, Va. Smudge is a new comics arts expo meant to showcase independent comics and inspire attendees to become storytellers themselves. Smudge is a free event, but space in programming is...
2015_VA_Smudge_15031480VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo
Smudge is a new comics arts expo meant to showcase independent comics and inspire attendees to become storytellers themselves. Smudge features exhibitors in the Artisphere Ballroom,presenters in the Black Box Theater and hands-on workshops in the classroom. Smudge is an all ages show and it free for...
2014_VA_SmudgeP3_14030830VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Ben Hatke
Ben Hatke – Three Keys to Comics
Where do stories come from? How do you invent new characters? How do words and pictures work together? Why are stories magic? Can the right story change the world? Ben touches on all these things while sharing his “three secrets to making great comics,” a presentation...
2015_VA_SmudgeP1_15031447VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Comics as Teaching Tools
Comics as teaching tools: Local teachers provide tips, strategies and templates to integrate comics into the classroom.
* Mary Zehr, Wilson High School, bilingual education teacher
* Nancy Byrne, Madison High School, special education/language arts teacher
* Carol Dembicki, Madison High School,...
2015_VA_SmudgeP3_15031422VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Diversity in Comics
Race in comics: Hear from local creators and publishers who are integrating diversity into the comics.
* Bill Campbell, Rosarium Publishing, publisher
* Bizhan Khodabandeh, cartoonist (The Little Red Fish)
* Jamie Noguchi, cartoonist (Yellow Peril)
2015_VA_SmudgeP4_15031419VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Dreamworld
Dreamworld: Comics historian Katherine Roeder provides an overview of the life of early 20th century cartoonist Windsor McCay and on the fantasy/dreams element of other comics strips during that period.
* Katherine Roeder, George Mason University, art history adjunct faculty
2014_VA_SmudgeP1_1403085VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Essa Neima
Essa Neima – Moving Pictures: So, You Want to Animate?
Animator/educator Essa Neima shares his experiences in animation, from working with companies to understanding what it takes to make a good cartoon. He’ll share examples of his own work, as well as provide some simple exercises that you can do at...
2015_VA_SmudgeP2_15031422VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Exploring Science Through Comics
Exploring science through comics: The American Association for the Advancement of Science is preparing to launch several comics-related projects designed to make science more appealing and tangling to students.
The panel was:
* Jason Rodriguez, local comics editor
* Maria Sosa, senior project...
2014_VA_SmudgeP2_1403085VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- Smudge Expo -- Talk: Steve Artley
Steve Artley – Editorial Cartooning (And Other Hazards)
Award-winning, nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist Steve Artley talks about his 25-year career, shares his work and provides a glimpse into his cartoon development process in this forty-five minute slideshow and lecture. Steve’s work is...
2010_VA_ArtisphereO_10121169VA -- Rosslyn -- Artisphere -- "Party Crashers" Opening
Party Crashers at Artisphere -- Comic Book Culture Invades the Art World:
A collaborative exhibition between Artisphere and the Arlington Arts Center. The exhibit at Artisphere in the Terrace Gallery, examines the ways in which comic art's influence is evident in the pieces and working methods of fine...


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2018_12_22B_Thompson_Party87Personal --Thompson Holiday Party (Partially reviewed)
2018_11_29C_Norway_Xmas103DC -- Union Station -- Norway's Christmas tree lighting ceremony (2018)
Holiday Celebration at Union Station Co-presented by Washington Performing Arts, the Royal Norwegian Embassy, the Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce - Mid-Atlantic Chapter, the Bach Project, and Union Station Presented in association with Brightest Young Things, the Library of Congress, the Emba... (Partially reviewed)
2019_01_07E_Kalb115Politics & Prose -- Deborah Kalb and Robert Lunsford ("President and Me: John Adams & the Magic Bobblehead")
Deborah Kalb and Robert Lunsford - President and Me: John Adams & the Magic Bobblehead — in Children and Teens When Ava’s mom remarries, Ava gets stuck with a younger, annoying stepbrother, J.P. Struggling to adjust to her new life, Ava’s mom announces a family trip to Boston. While on this trip, Av... (Partially reviewed)
2018_12_02_Honors300DC -- Kennedy Center -- Kennedy Center Honors (2018)
Folks here include: (Rehearsal) Amanda Seyfried, Melissa Peterman (Barbara Jean on "Reba"), Charles Kelley (from Lady Antebellum), Bobby Bones ("Dancing with the Stars"), Christopher Neal Jackson ("Hamilton" and "Bull"), Emilio Estefan, Christopher Neal Jackson, Kristin Chenoweth, Joe Lovano, Espera... (Partially reviewed)
2018_12_09A1_Meyers157National Gallery of Art -- Artist talk: linn meyers: work
linn meyers: work linn meyers, artist and cofounder, STABLE, in conversation with Jonathan Frederick Walz, director of curatorial affairs and curator of American art, Columbus Museum Artist linn meyers creates works that reveal the expansive potential of drawing. In monumental installations drawn st... (Partially reviewed)


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