August 2017 - Exhibitions & Talks

Candace Clifford: Enduring Beacons: Documenting America's Lighthouses

August 4 to 26, 2017

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

Art Walk Opening Reception: Friday, August 4, 6 to 8pm

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

 


 

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is pleased to present Candace Clifford: Enduring Beacons: Documenting America's Lighthouses. This exhibition showcases Candace Clifford's photographs and collages of lighthouses in the United States.

 

Art Walk Opening Reception

Friday, August 4, 6 to 8pm

 

Park View Gallery (2nd level Arcade Building)

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

CRAFT: Awardees from the Creative Crafts Council

August 4 to 27, 2017

Saturdays & Sundays, 11am - 6pm and by appointment

Art Walk Opening Reception, Friday, August 4, 6 to 8pm

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts & Culture

Location: Popcorn Gallery

Admission: Free

Contact Email: info@glenechopark.org

Contact Phone: 301-634-2222

 


 

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is pleased to present CRAFT: Awardees from the Creative Crafts Council. This exhibition showcases awardees from the Creative Crafts Council's 31st Biennial Exhibition. The exhibition shows the regions top work in wood, glass, clay, metal, fiber, and more.

 

Art Walk Opening Reception

Friday, August 4, 6 to 8pm

A Fresh Look: New Yellow Barn Faculty

August 4 to 27, 2017

Saturdays & Sundays 11am to 6pm and by appointment

Art Walk Opening Reception & Gallery Talk: Friday, August 4, 6 to 8pm

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts & Culture

Location: Stone Tower Gallery

Admission: Free

Contact Email: info@glenechopark.org

Contact Phone: 301-634-2222

 


 

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is pleased to present A Fresh Look: New Yellow Barn Faculty. This exhibition will showcase the newest members of the Yellow Barn Faculty and what methods of drawing and painting they have to offer.

 

Art Walk Opening Reception & Gallery Talk

Friday, August 4, 6 to 8pm

Art Walk in the Park

First Friday of the month: May 5 / Jun 2 / Jul 7 / Aug 4 / Sep 1

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership

Location: Throughout the Park

Admission: Free

Contact Phone: 301 634 2222

 


 

Every First Friday, May through September from 6pm to 8pm, the Glen Echo Park Partnership hosts open studios and artist demonstrations throughout the park. Check the Art Walk page to see what is happening in studios and shows at http://glenechopark.org/artwalk.

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.

Flying Solo: Tanguy de Carbonnières

June 30 to August 6, 2017
Saturdays, 1 to 4pm and Sundays, 1 to 8pm

 

Presenter: Photoworks

Location: Photoworks Gallery - First Floor Arcade Building

Contact Phone: (301) 634-2274

http://www.glenechophotoworks.org

 


Photoworks Gallery is proud to present Flying Solo: Tanguy de Carbonniéres. This exhibition will show mystical skies, scorched earth of the bush, luscious grass of the Okavango Delta, Victoria Fall roaring water, and elusive wildlife. Join us on this African journey through Tanguy de Carbonniéres' lenses and his unique aerial photographs of eerie light and nature's wonders.

WATCH ME: Juried Youth Photography Competition and Exhibition

August 11 to September 10, 2017
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 Gallery is proud to present their 5th Annual Juried Show for Young Photographers. Photoworks is committed to nurturing young photographers and showcasing their groundbreaking work. This competition is designed for students of photography aged 18 and under.

Ashley Givens, Independent Curator, previously Assistant Curator of Photographs at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and former Director of Education, Kreeger Museum, Washington D.C. will serve as the juror for the exhibition.

Pam Gregory

August 19 & 20, 2017

Reception August 19, 6 to 8pm

Saturday - Sunday - 12 pm to 5 pm

Presenter: Yellow Barn Studio

Location: Yellow Barn Gallery

Admission: Free

http://www.yellowbarnstudio.com

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The Yellow Barn Gallery presents Pam Gregory. There will be a reception on August 19, from 6 to 8pm This show will run from August 19 to 20. For more information go to the Yellow Barn website.

Matthew Topoleski

August 26 & 27, 2017

Reception August 26, 4 to 6:30pm

Saturday - Sunday - 12 pm to 5 pm

Presenter: Yellow Barn Studio

Location: Yellow Barn Gallery

Admission: Free

http://www.yellowbarnstudio.com

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The Yellow Barn Gallery presents Matthew Topoleski. There will be a reception on August 26, from 4 to 6:30pm This show will run from August 26 to 27. For more information go to the Yellow Barn website.