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Gallery HOURS

Monday: 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday: 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED


past residencies:

Pink Cycle- Life of a Fly by Carolina Mayorga

Botanica Magnifica by Pam Rogers 

Shadow and Light by Kate Fleming

Interesting in being a resident artist?  Head to our Artist Residency page for more information on applying.

The Capitol Hill Art League is a consortium of 100+ local artists who mount seven juried shows per year in CHAW's Gallery Space.  Dedicated to providing show, sales and professional development opportunities to new and established artists, this program of the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop is run by volunteer members.  Annual membership dues are $50.

Membership in Capitol Hill Art League renews Sept 1, 2018. Our annual season runs Sept. 2, 2018-Aug. 31, 2019. PLEASE RENEW or Sign up!

For more information, visit their website:

The CHAW gallery features a range of professional and student artists in shows and residencies throughout the year. CHAW’s gallery is home to the Capitol Hill Art League, a consortium of emerging and professional artists who showcase, and sell member work, offer professional development and outside showing opportunities including CHAW's Artist in Residence.


CApitol Hill ARt LEague: JOIE de vivre

Exhibit dates: october 4 - november 8 2018

Opening Reception: saturday, October 6, 5:00-7:00pm

Where: Capitol Hill Art Workshop, 545 Seventh Street SE, Washington DC

The Capitol Hill Art League presents a juried, all media exhibition from members of Capitol Hill Art League called Joie de Vivre, (Joy of Living), a French phrase used to express a cheerful enjoyment of life; an exultation of spirit. Receiving for members/in person drop off:  Saturday, Sept 22 from 9am-10am & Monday, Sept. 24 from 9:30-11:30 am

Exhibit dates: Oct. 4-November 8, 2018

Juror: Kat Jamieson
Kat Jamieson’s career as a creative director and communicator has been devoted to nonprofits such as The Nature Conservancy and the American Red Cross. She has aBFA in Graphic Design from MICA (The Maryland Institute College of Art) in Baltimore, MD, and completed graduate work in Publication Design in the US and England. Her professional recognition includes awards by Communication Arts Design Annual, PRINT Magazine Design Annual, Type Directors Club, AR100 Annual Report Show and the International Association of Business Communicators.

The event is free and offers wine, food, and conversation with the artists for insight on their work. The exhibit runs October 4– November 8. CHAW general gallery hours are: 9:30 am–9:00 pm (M-Th), 9:30 am–6:00 pm (F), and 9:00 am–2:00 pm (Sat).   For more information, visit, or call (202) 547-6839.

NOTE: Non-members are invited to JOIN Capitol Hill Art League by Sept. 22 to be part of this exhibit and many upcoming exhibits in 2018-2019. Membership in Capitol Hill Art League renews Sept 1, 2018. Our annual season runs Sept. 1, 2018-Aug. 31, 2019. PLEASE Join or renew.

To inquire about renting the gallery space for an event please check out our Space Rental Page.