Photo courtesy of Proverbs Reggae
Saturday – 4 p.m. to 10 p. m. This Saturday East City Art and the Anacostia Gallery
and Boutique team-up to bring you a self-guided tour of Anacostia’s cultural
assets culminating in an Art & Reggae festival located at 2806 Bruce Place
SE. For more
information including details on the self-guided tour, click here.
Join Hill Center Galleries for the second annual
Regional Juried Exhibition. Juror Philip Kennicott will give a gallery talk
during the reception and announce the first, second, and third place winners. For more
information, click here.
Hill Center Galleries are located at 921 Pennsylvania
Start your weekend with a visit to CHAW’s (Collectibles & Curiosities, Heirlooms,
Art, and Wonderful Stuff) Yard Sale. The proceeds benefit the annual Paint
Bucket campaign. To read more about
this event, click here.
CHAW is located at 545
7th Street, SE.
Dance Place at Studio
21 – 12:30 p.m.
Be creative and attend an arts and crafts
workshop at Dance Place at Studio 21 on the Arts Walk. Carla Perlo and Andrea
Petty-Brown will lead this free workshop.
Dance Place at Studio
21 is located at 3225 8th Street, NE.
SCRAP DC – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
For a family friendly event this weekend, be
sure to visit SCRAP DC’s Summer Carnival. There will be plenty of activities
for kids of all ages to enjoy. The art exhibition currently on display will be
open for guests to view as well. For more information about this event, click here.
SCRAP DC is located at
3101 12th Street, NE.
Artist Rajan Sedalia continues teaching classes about street
art Saturdays through July 12. Learn about graffiti art, painting, airbrushing,
cartoons, comics, color, and abstract forms. All skill levels are welcome.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for class availability. To read more about
classes, click here.
Locations to be
The Brentwood Arts Exchange – 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Wait no longer. Round 3 of Project American’s Next Top Master Artist is here. The five
continuing artists will have to face the judges during this opening reception. For details on the artists and the exhibit, click here.
The Brentwood Arts Exchange
is located at 3901 Rhode Island Avenue, Brentwood.
Hamiltonian Gallery - 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
In his solo exhibit, Billy Friebele abstracts the
everyday sounds and images of the U street corridor. Friebele pays homage to
Duke Ellington on the 100th anniversary of Ellington’s Soda Fountain Rag. To read more about this multi-media event, click here.
Hamiltonian Gallery is
located at 1353 U Street, NW.
Gallery O on H – 7:30
p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Stop by Gallery O on H for
their relaxing courtyard Jazz series, Jazz
in the Hood and view the gallery’s permanent collection. This event is free
and open to the public.
on H is located at 1354 H Street NE.
Jess Oros is the
Production Manager of East City Art. You can get more information about East City Art
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