December 2016 - Exhibitions & Talks

Holiday Art Show & Sale 2016

November 19, 2016 - January 8, 2017

Saturdays & Sundays, 11 am - 6 pm

Thursdays & Fridays*, 10 am - 2 pm (through Dec. 30)

Closed November 24, December 25 and January 1.

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture

Location: Popcorn Gallery

Admission: Free

Contact Email: info@glenechopark.org

Contact Phone: 301-634-2222

 


 

Browse and buy fine artworks for everyone on your holiday shopping list at the annual Holiday Art Show and Sale, presented by the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture. The exhibition will feature works by resident artists, instructors, and invited artists and will include glass, ceramics, jewelry, photography, painting, crafts and more. For more information call 301.634.2222.

 

*Open December 24, 11am-4pm

Open December 31, 11am-4pm

Check back for additional holiday hours.

 

Visit our Holiday Art Show page.

Hidden Worlds: Michele Banks

November 19, 2016 to January 8, 2017

Monday through Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture

Location: Park View Gallery (2nd Floor in the Arcade Building)

Contact Email: info@glenechopark.org

Contact Phone: 301-634-2222

http://www.glenechopark.org/exhibitions

 


 

Glen Echo Park Partnership is pleased to present Hidden Worlds by Michele Banks. This exhibition will explore themes from science and medicine. Viewing these scientific images through the prisim of art invites viewers to grapple with the topic of what it means to be alive and human. The artwork celebrates the joy of scientific discovery and the wonder of modern imaging technology, expressed through the ancient medium of painting.

 

Artist Reception

Saturday, December 10, 6 to 8pm

 

Park View Gallery (2nd level Arcade Building)

Monday through Saturday 10:00 am till 6:00 pm

Art Glass Center at Glen Echo

Ongoing

Friday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sunday, 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Presenter: Art Glass Center at Glen Echo

Location: Art Glass Center

http://www.artglasscenteratglenecho.org

 


 

The Art Glass Center gallery's ongoing exhibitions feature the work of resident artists Diane Cabe, Christine Hekimian, Sue Hill, Michele Rubin, Bev and Zayde Sleph, and Janet Wittenberg. Sculpture, vessels, functional art, and jewelry are also for sale. Classes are taught year-round for both new and advanced students.

Glassworks

Ongoing

Saturdays - 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Presenter: Glassworks

Location: Caretaker's Cottage

Admission: Free

Contact Phone: (301) 634-2280

http://www.glenechoglassworks.com

 


 

Glassworks was the Washington DC area's first glass school. Classes are taught year-round for both new and advanced students. During open studio hours view artists and work and purchase beautiful hand-blown glass.

Yellow Barn Gallery

Saturday & Sunday

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Presenter: Yellow Barn Studio

Location: Yellow Barn Gallery

Admission: Free

http://www.yellowbarnstudio.com

 


 

The Yellow Barn Gallery hosts individual and group art exhibitions year-round and is open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5pm.  The Yellow Barn Studio provides an array of programs for Yellow Barn members. Exhibitions change weekly.  For current schedule see the Yellow Barn website.

Member Show

December 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 & 18, 2016

Saturday - Sunday - 12 pm to 5 pm

Presenter: Yellow Barn Studio

Location: Yellow Barn Gallery

Admission: Free

http://www.yellowbarnstudio.com

 


 

The Yellow Barn Gallery presents the Member Show. This show will run from December 3 - 18. For more information go to the Yellow Barn website.

Ambiguity of Light

December 16, 2016 to January 22, 2017
Reception/gallery talk: Sunday, December 18, 5 to 7pm
Saturdays, 1 to 4pm and Sundays, 1 to 7pm

 

Presenter: Photoworks

Location: Photoworks Gallery - First Floor Arcade Building

Contact Phone: (301) 634-2274

http://www.glenechophotoworks.org

 


Photoworks is pleased to present "Ambiguity of Light" by the Coffee & Critique group. Coffee & Critique is an informal group of photographers who meet monthly to show off their work and share feedback with each other and a Photoworks faculty member. For the second year, a group of regulars will display some of their recent works. The exhibition will showcase the wide variety of philosophies, visions, and techniques available to today's photographers.

 

Please Note: The Reception and Gallery Talk has been rescheduled for Sunday, December 18, 5 to 7pm.