Past Exhibitions
January 12, 2017 - February 19, 2017

Marisa White and Julie Belton's photosgraphs create magically surreal tableaux. Peter Stern's aerial photographs capture the graphic beauty of the landscape from above.

November 10, 2016 - December 26, 2016

Color Disorder is a joint exhibition of artists Katie Baines and Amy Chan. It will be a collaborative project intended to explore the intersections between their studio practices through a series of around 10–12 new paintings. Both...

September 22, 2016 - November 6, 2016

Opening Reception: September 25 from 4–6 pm, free

Underwritten by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty, the Athenaeum Invitational is a theme-based event featuring the works of both specially-invited artists who have exhibited in the Athenaeum in the past, as well as works selected through a call for submissions open to anyone...

August 4, 2016 - September 18, 2016

Opening Reception: August 7 from 4–6 pm, free

Kit-Keung Kan is a physicist who interprets traditional Chinese landscape paintings with his passion for the art form as well as his experience in scientific study and research such as relational concepts and objective abstraction. 

June 16, 2016 - July 31, 2016

Julia Bloom and Susan Hostetler have created complimentary bodies ...

April 28, 2016 - June 12, 2016

Opening Reception: May 1, 4 pm, free

Judith Seligson's abstract geometric oil paintings pulsate with tension and color, yet are eerily peaceful. The installation is based on her 20-year GAP project, which integrates quotes from pop culture, literature, and science. "Just as a neurotransmitter fires across a synaptic gap between brain cells, so our...

March 17, 2016 - April 24, 2016

Opening Reception: Sunday, March 20 from 4 to 6 pm
In her wax and oil paintings, artist Georgia Nassikas explores the intersection of the abstract and the representational. She focuses on the elemental lines, shapes, and colors that define at core of the...

February 4, 2016 - March 13, 2016

Wings from Chains is an open call competition inviting artists to consider women’s roles and responsibilities in society – yesterday, today, and tomorrow – and to explore the transformation from oppression to liberation, shame to pride, and drudgery into art.


December 17, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Opening Reception: December 20, 4 pm, free

Suzanne Stryk's works are a series of assemblages inspired by Thomas Jefferson's book Notes on the State of Virginia. She travelled the state and visited places he described, met with local guides, and created these works based on her reflections. The work is both artistically excellent and appealing...

October 29, 2015 - December 13, 2015

Opening Reception: November 1, 4 pm, free

Exhibit generously sponsored by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty

Mike McConnell was a successful commercial illustrator who recently dedicated himself to fine art. His work is complex, fun, and often witty.