Nine galleries will host an evening stroll and launch fine art exhibitions in this beautiful section of Georgetown. Add to your collection and enjoy an evening of refreshments, art, and fun!
ADDISON/RIPLEY FINE ART – Malthusian Paintings, Twenty-five Years and Counting by Kay Jackson
ALL WE ART – Forms of the Journey, featuring: Félix Angel, Marta Luz Gutierrez, and Jesus Matheus
ARTIST'S PROOF GALLERY – Les Printemps by Jean-François Debongnie
CROSS MACKENZIE GALLERY – Blast Off, Views of Man and Flight, a group exhibition including: Biddle/Frankel Eve Biddle & Josh Frankel, Matthew Courtney, David Favrod, Max MacKenzie, Philip Slagter and Trevor Young
MAURINE LITTLETON GALLERY – Botanical Wanderings featuring: David Lewis, Peter Loewer, Judith O’Rouke, John Littleton and Kate Vogel
NEPTUNE FINE ART – Modern & Contemporary Master Works on Paper, featuring Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Chuck Close, Robert Longo and Joan Mitchell
ROBERT BROWN GALLERY – Thirty Years of Discoveries: Paintings, Calligraphy and Ceramics by Stephen Addiss
SUSAN CALLOWAY FINE ARTS – Layered Memories: The In-Between by Karen Silve
WASHINGTON PRINTMAKERS GALLERY – Jack Boul: Monotypes
Bethesda galleries showcase artwork created locally, nationally and internationally including painting, photography, sculpture and mixed media. Enjoy several galleries by walking throughout downtown Bethesda to learn more about the Bethesda arts scene and featured artists.
Benefit + Vessel Contribution - $150 (Only 125 available): With each Benefit + Vessel contribution, individuals gain access to the exclusive Benefit event on May 1st and the opportunity to take home one of the 125 vessels. Vessel selections at the Benefit are made based upon the date and time we receive your contribution online, meaning the first patron to contribute $150 is assigned vessel-selection ticket-number one and so forth. Once your contribution is processed you will be emailed your unique vessel-selection ticket-number (#1-125) within 2 business days. All of the works will remain on display until after the closing of the exhibition on May 22nd, and notification regarding art pickup dates will be emailed in advance. A catalog is not included with this contribution. Visit www.smithcenter.org/benefit
The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) in collaboration with the DC Department of Public Works (DPW) seeks graffiti artists and artist teams to design, create and install aerosol murals that inspire the various communities in which they will be placed. Selected artists will be required to work with the young apprentices (ages 14-23) by introducing and refining each student's artistic skill in the discipline of graffiti style sketch work and aerosol mural painting.
This commission is open to Graffiti and Aerosol Mural Art Artists and Artist Teams.
Friday, May 1, 2015
To obtain a copy of the prospectus and application, please visit dcarts.dc.gov
The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards is a visual art prize produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District that honors artists from Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Virginia. The annual juried competition awards $14,000 in prize monies to selected artists and features the work of the finalists in a group exhibition.
The Jurors will select up to 9 finalists who will be invited to display their work in a group exhibition at Gallery B in downtown Bethesda in September 2015.