Lisa Dillin: The Alternate Present
The Alternate Present will showcase Lisa Dillin’s recent sculptures. The works investigate the contrast between primitive and contemporary culture and the tension between the built environment and the natural world.
OPENING RECEPTION AT FLASHPOINT: FRIDAY, MAY 4, 6PM TO 8PM
Factory 449: The Ice Child
Urban legend gets a shot of Edgar Allan Poe and a dash of contemporary horror in Factory 449’s world premiere of The Ice Child. Catherine wakes to find herself imprisoned in a coffin-size freezer chest. To discover how she got there and whether she can talk her way to freedom, she must quickly decide which of her captors to trust…
OPENS AT FLASHPOINT ON SATURDAY, MAY 12
State of Social Media: What’s Useful and What’s a Time Sink?
Feeling tangled in the web of social media outlets? We can help. Join Sydney Skybetter at Flashpoint to learn how to navigate the world of social media and capitalize on the latest online marketing trends. Learn effective strategies for creating a virtual persona for your organization, how to tell a compelling story (in 140 characters or less!) and prioritize an ever-growing list of social media channels.
WEDNESDAY MAY 16, 12PM TO 1PM AT FLASHPOINT
The Conversation: Talking About Your Work
Get the tools to talk about your work. We’ll discuss strategies to tailor your talking points — from the snappy elevator pitch to an engaging artist talk. Join us and The Studio Visit for a panel discussion about how to effectively get your point across — whether you’re talking to press, collectors, or fellow artists — that will provide valuable advice from expert art professionals.
SATURDAY, MAY 19, 10AM TO NOON AT FLASHPOINT
FLASHPOINT, 916 G St NW, Washington, DC 20001
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