Wednesday, September 29, 2010
PAST: ART: Guest Post: Weekend East City Event Round Up: Halloween Edition! SAT, Oct 30th & SUN, Oct 31st, Free
Weekend East City Event Round Up: Halloween Edition
Saturday, October 30th
9:00am - 6:00pm
Albus Cavus presents Monster Mash at 680 Rhode Island Avenue, NE. Activities begin at 9am and include a magic show, face painting, mask making, pumpkin decorating and prizes. Young and old are encouraged to dress up in their most frightening outfits!
2:00pm - 6:00pm
CITY Gallery will close M.M. Panas’s “Action Painting” from 2-6pm at 804 H St, NE second floor; artist will be in attendance. If you want to know more about Panas’s work read an interview with her here.
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Conner Contemporary Art opens Federico Solmi’s “Douche Bag City”. The New York based Italian animator and sculptor has had one of his recent works “Evil Empire” (2008) censored in France and Spain due to its controversial content. The opening reception is from 6pm to 8pm with artist in attendance. Conner is located at 358 Florida Avenue, NE.
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Right next door to Conner Contemporary Art - at 1350 Florida Ave, NE - G Fine Art will open “Mixed Bag” by Dan Steinhilber. During the next six-weeks Steinhilber will create the exhibit in the gallery itself.
Sunday, October 31st
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Jill Finsen of CITY Gallery will have a solo show at an Art House Open House at 911 G St,
SE from 1pm to 3pm. Finsen’s oil on panel works quote New England coastal landscapes in bright Fauvist colors.
5:30pm - 6:30pm
CITY Gallery associate members will be showing their work at Park Café in a group exhibit. The opening will be from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. At Park Café openings, the owner serves wines from his native Chile and finger food to die for. Park Cafe is located at 106 13th St, SE at Lincoln Park.
5:00pm - 10:00pm
Halloween and art meet at Design Studio Art Gallery’s “Night of the Living Art”. A group show will feature horror movie inspired work from 5pm to 10pm. Gallery goers are encouraged to come in costume. Design Studio Art Gallery is located at 702 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD.