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By Design - CHAL Opening Reception

By Design - Opening Reception

Opening Reception with Juror’s remarks and awards: Saturday, April 6 from 5pm-7pm. There will be cash awards for Best in Show, Merit awards and two Honorable Mention awards. All awards will be presented at the Opening Reception with the juror presenting his remarks at 6:00 pm.

The Capitol Hill Art League presents its annual Metro DC regional juried show, which showcases artists in the DC Metro area. 

Theme: By Design

Exhibit Dates: April 6-May 8, 2019

This show focuses on the result of the many design decisions artists make when creating art. The fundamentals of design include: repetition, points, lines, planes, textures, colors, and composition.

Juror: Claude L. Elliott
Claude L. Elliott is an art curator and consultant. Following his time as Deputy Director of Step Afrika! he served as a program officer with the Rhode Island Foundation where he managed a fund for the creation of New Works and fellowships for visual artists, writers, and music composers. Elliott has a Master of Arts in Art History from the University of Mississippi. 

Where: Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) located at 545 7th St. SE, Washington, DC. 20003. (two blocks from Eastern Market Metro.
General CHAW 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.
The Art League is affiliated with The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW), a community-based, not-for-profit organization founded in 1972. Information about the Capitol Hill Art League can be found at

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