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Events

Exhibitions and Shows:

June 11th, 1 – 4pm: Studio Spotlight Show and Reception: As part of the Art Enables Studio Spotlight Series, our Off-Rhode Gallery continues to feature a beautiful group show by Art Enables’ artists Egbert “Clem” Evans, Jamila Rahimi, and Nonja Tiller. Narrative is key to much of the art made by the Art Enables’ artists: a complex, detailed visual world that celebrates the ability for expression. These three artists each make gems that light their vision of the world.

2nd Saturday Workshop Series – Every second Saturday of the month.

Upcoming workshops:IMG_20160627_142531

July 9th, 1pm – 4pm:

Our Second Saturday’s workshop will be lead by local painter and collage artist, Jackie Austin. We will be exploring meditative lines, as well as incorporating patterns, repetition, watercolors, and doodling into our artwork.

All skill levels welcome. Free and open to the public, with light refreshments provided!

Open Calls

Ward 5 Wonders at Off-Rhode Gallery

Entry requirements:

1.) Work should be made within the last 5 years by an artist who lives or works in Ward 5 in Washington, DC.

2.) All submissions must be sent electronically to be considered

3.) Images should be submitted in the JPEG format, ideally a 4”x6” image size.

4.) Any selected work MUST BE READY TO HANG. Any pieces selected that arrive not ready to hang will be returned to the artist upon delivery.

5.) Work should not exceed 72” in any one dimension.

6.) Please label all images with the artists last name in the JPEG file (Example: Frazier01.JPEG) and include a corresponding image list, with the JPEG file name, artwork title, medium, year, size, and price.

7.) Please include an artist resume and an artist statement with your application.

Please submit photos of up to 10 pieces (both 2-d works and 3-d works will be considered), image list, resume, and artist statement to afrazier@art-enables.org. Submissions may also be shared using Dropbox.

Deadline is 6pm Wednesday, July 20th and notifications will be sent out on July 22nd. Selected artwork must be dropped off between July 25 – 28th. The exhibition will run August 13th – September 30th. Selected artists will receive 60% of any sales.