Past Exhibitions
September 10, 2015 - October 25, 2015

Opening Reception: September 13, 4 pm, free

Exhibit generously sponsored by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty

This is a theme-based show with both open call and invited submissions. The theme is Cole Porter's "Don't Fence Me In". Jack Rasmussen, Director of the Katzen Art Center at American University will determine the works...

July 23, 2015 - September 6, 2015

Opening Reception: July 26, 4 pm, free

David Carlson and Pat Goslee are abstract painters both deeply interested in spiritual exploration and energy fields.

June 4, 2015 - July 19, 2015

Opening Reception: June 7, 4 pm, free

Exhibit generously sponsored by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty

Using paint, photography, printmaking, glass and sound/video, six very different artists convey a sense of watery wetness in Saturate. Each artist not only manages to portray a sense of liquidness — whether realistically or...

April 16, 2015 - May 31, 2015

Opening Reception: April 19, 4 pm, free
Beverly Ress Gallery Talk: May 3, 3 pm, free
Guided Tour of The Winged Bestiary an Abcedarium of Feathered Nonsense with Langley Spurlock and Martin Tarrat, May 21 at 7 pm, May 31 at 3 pm, both free

Exhibit generously...

February 26, 2015 - April 12, 2015

Artist’s Reception, Friday, April 3, 6 to 8 pm, free
Robert Cwiok Gallery Talk, Sunday, April 12, 3 pm, free

Paintings, collage, and mixed media works representing all phases of Cwiok’s 40-year career lead visitors on a tour through the development of an artist. Elements emerge, evolve, and fade away only to appear re-imagined decades later...

January 8, 2015 - February 22, 2015

Michael Gessner and Joanne Kent’s works draw upon unconscious sources deeply connected with the earth. Gessner’s sculptures are lyrical and evocative of various natural forms, while Kent’s impastos are minimal in form with an emphasis on surface.

November 13, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Presented by the Botanic Arts Society of the National Capital Region, juried by Susan Frei Nathan. This show will contain juried works by BASNCAR members who have been growing and studying various heirloom and heritage plants for over a year.


September 25, 2014 - November 9, 2014

Opening Reception / September 28 from 4-6 pm
David Allison is a master photographer and has created a series of portraits of the objects he considers icons of American culture. The images in this show not only reflect American culture, but the...

August 7, 2014 - September 21, 2014

Opening Reception / September 7 from 4-6 pm
Influence and Inspiration in Alexandria: Highlights from Art League's Finest Teaching Faculty Over Sixty Years. Many of the region's most notable artists have taught at The Art League over the years. This show highlights the superb talent and digs into the fundamentals of influence and inspiration....

June 26, 2014 - August 3, 2014

Opening Reception / Sunday, June 29 from 4-6 pm

Francie Hester’s works on steel and aluminum combine machine-tooled precision with paint, wax, and raw pigment to explore concepts relating to the passage of time, the rhythm of random events, and memory. Symbolic Spaces, her newest body of work, shifts from a linear, mathematical piecing together...