Thursday, June 7, 2012

PAST: HIGHLIGHTS: Four More Free events this FRI, June 7th! Art Opening at Touchstone in DC and at Washington School of Photography in Rockville, MD, Pop Art and Beyond Lecture at the Alden in VA and Youth Arts Fair & Showcase in Silver Spring, MD!

Four more Free events this Friday, June 7th - organized by start time

The National Center for Children and Families' (NCCF) Youth Arts Fair: "Gifted, Talented & Under 21 Showcase" in Silver Spring
Friday, June 7th
3:00pm - 8:00pm
Family friendly, Free

The National Center for Children and Families' (NCCF) 3rd Annual Youth Arts Fair in downtown Silver Spring brings together more than 150 talented young performers from throughout the DC metro area. Featured performers include: The Full of Drama Theatre Company, Dancemakers, Inc., Dance Institute of Washington, Afficial All Starz Cheer, Dance, & Gymnastics, Angelic Expressions Fashion Flowing, and nine-year-old rapper Chi Chi Monet. Special appearance by the Courville Concert Choir of Detroit, known for their Motown hits!

Outside of the Silver Spring Civic Center
One Veteran's Plaza
Metro: Silver Spring or take the S2 or S4 bus along 16th St to the final stop on Wayne right by Georgia , see walking map

Circle Back - A Photography Exhibit by Washington School of Photography Students and Alumni
Friday, June 9th
6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Washington School of Photography is pleased to announce the opening of Circle Back, a gallery exhibit of 52 images produced by 26 students and alumni of the WSP Professional Photography Program. The opening reception will include a silent auction to help fund the Washington School of Photography's Gallery space and operations in our new Rockville home.

Washington School of Photography
12276 Wilkins Avenue - Rockville, MD
Metro: White Flint or Twinbrook, just over a mile, you can walk or take a taxi or see if there is a bus

Harvey Kupferberg
Touchstone Gallery - June Shows Opening
Friday, June 7th
6:00pm - 8:30pm

Touchstone Gallery All Member exhibition in Gallery A. New work in all media by 45 members. "Fragments of Classical Music" by Aina Nergaard-Nammack Each work is painted as Aina Nergaard-Nammack listens to an excerpt of a composition of a classical composer. She keeps listening, again and again until the canvas is finished. "Along the Oregon Coast - From Gold Beach to Coos Bay" by Harvey Kupferberg The black and white images represent 16 years of photographing the Oregon Coast.

Touchstone Gallery
901 New York Ave NW
Metro: Metro Center or take the Circulator bus right to 9th & Mass

Tom Wesselmann, Bedroom Painting
 #39, oil on canvas, 1978 Art © Estate of 

Tom Wesselmann / Licensed by 
VAGA, NewYork, NY (from post online)
Pop Art and Beyond - Power Point Lecture
Friday, June 7th
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Free, Tickets Required
RSVP to or call 703-790-1953

MPA in partnership with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents a Power Point lecture on the work of Tom Wesselmann at the Alden Theatre. VMFA Deputy Director Robin Nicholson will talk about this remarkable exhibition (VMFA is the only location in the eastern US) and will also give a sneak preview of the upcoming exhibition "Hollywood Costume."

Alden Theatre
1234 Ingleside Ave - McLean, VA
Metro: Ballston and take the 23C bus from N Fairfax & N Taylolr toward McLean-Langley to Rt 123 D Madison Blvd & Chain Bridge and walk just over a half mile to 1234 Ingleside Ave.

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