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Art Night

CHAL Opening Reception - "Home"

Saturday, March 2 - Capitol Hill Art League Opening Reception for Home, an all-media art exhibit

The Capitol Hill Art League hosts an opening reception for Home, an all-media juried exhibit on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 5:00-7:00 p.m at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 7th St, SE. The juror for the show is Anke Van WagenbergChief Curator at the Academy Art Museum in Easton, Maryland.

The exhibit runs until March 30, 2019.

Free Ceramics Techniques Workshop for Furloughed Workers

Free Ceramics Techniques Workshop for Furloughed Workers

CHAW hosts a free Ceramics Techniques Workshop for furloughed workers on:

Saturday, January 19th from 10am - 12pm at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 7th St, SE

Participants will work on hand building and whee; throwing techniques (no firing or glazing) with teaching artist Maria Estenson.

Please call (202) 547-6839 to reserve your spot.

"Circle Story" - “How to Narrate Your Life in Comics” Workshop

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) is pleased to announce Lenora Yerkes as the recipient of the 2019 Gallery Artist Residency, a six-week paid residency January 7 through February 16, 2019 in CHAW’s gallery at 545 7th Street, SE, Washington, DC, 20003. Lenora’s proposal entitled “Circle Story” includes transporting her home studio into the CHAW gallery where she will work and display her daily drawings, collecting over the length of the residency to form a narrative experience.

Friday ARTnights: Working from the Figure

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without formal instruction, facilitated by artist Will Fleishell. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels, folding tables and chairs are available on a first come, first serve basis. CHAW is located 1 & ½ blocks south of Eastern Market metro station. Parking around CHAW is limited so please consider walking, biking or transit. The session is $15 for drop-in students. For more information, call (202) 547-6839.

CHAL Opening Reception - "Joie de Vivre"

Capitol Hill Art League Opens Its 2018-2019 Season

with a Focus on “Joie de Vivre”

The Capitol Hill Art League presents an all media, members’ art exhibition called Joie de Vivre.
This Joy of Living theme invites our members to use their “joie de vivre” in creating exuberant artwork to invoke energy, inspire enthusiasm, cause cheerfulness, lend lightheartedness, and deliver JOY!