Announcement: EXTENDED Barracks Row Fall Festival~CHAL popup Exhibit

Barracks Row

Barracks Row Main Street Fall Festival/CHAL Exhibit 

When: EXTENDED past Saturday, September 23rd 2017. 11am-5:00pm

Event: Longest running event, the Barracks Row Fall Festival features activities and booths that blend urban diversity with the curiosities of small town fairs. Free to the public.

Where: Frame of Mine front gallery 8th St. SE (Next to Miracle Theater).

Details: Approximately 25 paintings/photographs will be exhibited from participating CHAL members inside the front, small window gallery area of Frame of Mine. CHAL volunteer members will conduct the viewing and sales. No commission will be taken/artists gets full amount/CHAL accepts cash/checks only for immediate or delayed pickup by customer.

Coordinator: Karen Cohen email: Questions, please use this same email.

Participants: Kay Fuller, Tara Hamilton, Karen Cohen, Jonathan Weiner, Mike McSorely, Marie-B Cilia DeAmicis, Mary Ellen Abrecht , JoAnn LaBoy, Sarah Porter.

These artists exhibiting also have matted unjuried paintings/photographs priced for sale~include name, contact info and price and name of the piece for bin sale.

Suggested Theme: Main Street Everywhere! But all work will be considered.Drop off: Sept 22 at 10am- 12pm Frame of Mine with label attached. Final art work does not have to be framed but must be wired for hanging. NOTE: Two hour volunteer shifts required from all exhibiting artists. Two volunteers will work the shifts and sell artwork for cash/checks only. 

Announcement: October 6th Reception “To See A Song” exhibit at Gallery O

Die Feder by Nicol Hockett

To SEE A Song is an art exhibit by 34 CHAL artists inspired by songs!  

A unique art show. 

Where: Gallery O on H Street, 1354 H St NE, Washington, DC · (202) 213-2465

Exhibit runs: Oct. 6- Nov. 3, 2017

Reception: Oct. 6, 2017 from 7pm-10pm

Participating CHAL Artists/Songs

My Favorite Things: Sandy Tallant, Judith Capen, Mike McSorley, Robin Harris, Nicol Hockett, Kay Fuller

Body & Soul: Tamora Llasat, Karen Cohen, Nancy Arbuthnot, Jane Mann, Vince Lannacchione, Tati Valle Riestra, Eileen Leahy

On the Road Again: Sally Canzoneri, Karen Zens, Barbara Johnson,Marie-B De Amicis, Robert Weinstein, Caroluyn Rondthaler, Joan Owings

Night & Day: Karen Van Allen, Kim Bursic, Martha Pope, Tara Hamilton, Ken Bachman, JoAnn Laboy, Elizabeth Eby

As Time Goes by: Kasse Andrew-Weller, Cathy Abramson, Dave Mann, Rindy O’Brien, James Moller, Charles Martin, Hernan Murno.

More info about this show here. Instructions for selected participating artists click here.


Oct. 1, 2017 OCEANS exhibit in Queens, NY featuring Karen Cohen

“Science Inspires Art: OCEAN”, 19th annual, art-sci exhibition. Reception: Oct.1st from 3-5pm
Where: New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY    Dates: September 16, 2017 – February 25, 2018

146 artists and scientists from around the world submitted images this year. Juror, Diana Moore (Curator at D&R Greenway Art Galleries, Princeton, New Jersey) and Science Juror, John Stegeman, Senior Scientist & Director of the Center of Ocean and Human Health at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Massachusetts) selected 36 participants. CHAL member and award winning photographer, Karen Cohen, was chosen as one of the exhibitors for her photograph called, Sunset at the Cape.