• Visitors view artwork in the Popcorn Gallery


    The Popcorn Gallery showcases the work of established visual artists, including resident artists at Glen Echo Park, as well as artists from the greater Washington, D.C. area. Popcorn Gallery exhibitions attract visitors from across the region and bring new audiences to Glen Echo Park. This gallery presents group exhibitions or occasional solo exhibitions of established artists.

    Gallery Hours

    Saturday & Sunday  |  12pm to 6pm


  • Surreal rainbow night sky

    Kimberly Yourick

  • Realistic painting of a manor

    Walt Bartman

  • Painting of field of growing lavendar

    Elisabeth Vismans


Yellow Barn Studio
2024 Yellow Barn Studio Instructors Exhibition

March 30 - April 28, 2024

Popcorn Gallery Hours: Saturdays & Sundays, 12 pm – 6 pm

Opening Reception: Saturday, March 30, 6 pm – 8 pm

Closing Reception: Saturday, April 27, 5 pm - 7 pm

The Popcorn Gallery presents the 2024 Yellow Barn Studio Instructors Exhibition, highlighting the outstanding work of instructors at Glen Echo Park’s primary painting and drawing residency, the Yellow Barn Studio & Gallery. Thirty instructors are participating in this show, celebrating the Yellow Barn Studio’s 30th anniversary. The Yellow Barn Studio, a haven for budding artists and experienced painters alike, prides itself on the unique approaches their faculty brings to their teaching; the work in this exhibition exemplifies the faculty’s diverse philosophies of painting.

Participating Instructors 
Walt Bartman, Vian Borchert, Holly Buehler, Ken Conley, Jennifer Duncan, Mark Giaimo, Gavin Glakas, Charlotte Harron, Jennifer Hughes, Bonny Lundy, Penny Mause, Gita Mirshahi, Katherine Nelson, Monica Pittman, Justin Pyles, Dipali Rabadiya, Leo Ramos, Julia Rosenbaum, Renee Sandell, Ann Schlesinger, Michael Shibley, Samantha Stover, Maud Taber-Thomas, Elisabeth Vismans, James Vissari, Ann Wallace, Eric Westbrook, Marcie Wolf-Hubbard, Kimberly Yourick, Lis Zadravec

About Yellow Barn Studio & Gallery
The Yellow Barn Studio & Gallery, which operates in cooperation with the Glen Echo Partnership for Arts and Culture, is one of the anchor residences of Glen Echo Park. and also one of the largest painting studios in the Washington/Baltimore area. It offers over 150 classes and workshops each year. Founded in 1994 by Walter Bartman, a nationally recognized teacher and artist who aimed to establish a community of artists, the mission of the Yellow Barn is to provide opportunities to artists of all ages and backgrounds to grow as artists, work in collaboration, and show and sell artwork. The Yellow Barn accomplishes its mission by offering art classes and workshops throughout the year to students of all levels and abilities. The studio provides a favorable, friendly, and encouraging atmosphere in which to learn, explore, and grow. 

Upcoming Exhibition

Glen Echo Pottery
May 3 - June 2, 2024

Popcorn Gallery Hours: Saturdays & Sundays, 12 pm – 6 pm

Opening Reception: Friday, May 3, 6 pm – 8 pm | During Art Walk

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