New work from Ben Tolman. Image courtesy of the artist
Friday, May 2
Takoma Art Hop— The festival will take place over the weekend
as follows: Friday from 6-8 p.m. | Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9
p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Details can be found here.
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Annual Student Ceramic Sale will be held at Eastern
Market. Support future crafters and an
annual neighborhood tradition. Details here.
Eastern Market is
located at 225 Seventh Street SE
East DC Studio Tour 1
p.m. to 5 p.m.
know you’ve always wanted to peek into the private lives of local artists. Artists include Kathryn McDonnell, Gail
Vollrath, Zofie Land, Peter Harper and many more. Details and map here.
The studio tour takes
place in NE & SE DC. See detailed
map at link above.
SCRAP DC 4 p.m. to 5:30
DC doesn’t just celebrate Earth Day, the organization seeks to reuse and
recycle materials year round. At the
inaugural opening of their Re:Vision gallery, see a group exhibition by local
artists who were required to incorporate 75% recycled materials into their
work. See artist list here.
SCRAP DC is located at 3101
12th Street NE in Brookland
art works gallery 5 p.m.
to 7 p.m.
Artist Imprint; A Family Story,
Olivia Di Benigno tells the story
of her Italian American heritage through delicately carved clay tiles. Full eexhibition
art works gallery is
located at 3711 Rhode Island
Avenue, Mt. Rainier, MD
The Fridge 7 p.m. to 11
artist Ben Tolman, third place winner in the first annual EMULSION regional
exhibition opens a solo exhibition at the Fridge. His new work examines the absence of truth in
our shared environment. Details here.
The Fridge is located at
516½ 8th Street SE (rear)on Barrack Row
Spring Studio Tours (Save the Dates!)
May 10— 10th Annual Gateway Arts District Open Studio Tour
May 17-18— Mid-City Artists Open Studios
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