A look at what's going on in Trinidad, on H Street, and in the larger area north of Capitol Hill.
Friday, November 07, 2014
Weekend East City Event Round Up: Resolution 71 Passed Edition
Dalya Luttwak Cannabis Sativa Root: Top View, painted steel, 23 x 21 x 1 feet, 2014. Image Courtesy of the artist. Part of the 30th Annual Washington Sculptors Group exhibition at American University FotoweekDC runs Saturday November 8 through Sunday November 16. Get highlights and exhibitions details here.
Friday, November 7
Honfleur and Vivid Solution Galleries – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Sheila Crider exhibits work in Volume at Honfleur Gallery and Vivid Solutions Gallery showcases the works of seven artists in the exhibitPHOTOBOOK.For details on both exhibits, click here.Honfleur Gallery is located at 1241 Good Hope Road SE and Vivid Solutions Gallery is located at 1231 Good Hope Road SE
Touchstone Gallery – 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Join Touchstone Gallery for the opening of three new exhibitions which focus on both photography and collage. The gallery will also display festive ornaments that visitors can purchase to support the Potomac Conservancy. For more information about November events, click here.Touchstone Gallery is located at 901 New York Avenue, NW
Publick Playhouse – 6:45 p.m.
Painter Luis Peralta exhibits new work in Freedom Series. The exhibition seeks to remind viewers that freedom is a dynamic and continuous process that exists within all of us. For more details about Peralta’s exhibit, click here. The Publick Playhouse is located at 5445 Landover Road, Cheverly, MD.
Joan Hisaoka Gallery – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Curator Jennifer Lindsay seeks to challenge assumptions about the space and the functionality of the dwellings in which we live. TitledUrban Bungalow, the exhibition has transformed the gallery with handmade furniture and “common” home objects created by fourteen artists. For more information, click here. The Joan Hisaoka Gallery is located at 1632 U Street NW.
Join Pleasant Plains Workshop for the third installment of the Georgia Avenue Window Walk. This public art project engages community members, local businesses, and visitors as they “connect to the history and current culture of Georgia Avenue.” For more information about the event, click here. Pleasant Plains Workshop is located at 2608 Georgia Avenue, NW
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