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“Feast of Love” juried exhibit for CHAL members’ online entries

    POP Up Exhibition Opportunity for CHAL Artists/Members Only

Where: Dumbarton Concert Gallery, 3133 Dumbarton Street NW Washington DC 20007

When: Feb. 11-Feb. 25, 2019      Theme: Feast of Love      Juror: Lisa F. Semerad

This is a Members only, 2-D exhibit. Please find  all the instructions here:  DumbartonFEASTofLOVEProspectus2019 (1)  Deadline to enter online: January 11

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December 10 Sip and Shop Holiday sale at East City Book Shop

The Capitol Hill Association of Merchants and Professionals (CHAMPS) sponsored  Sip and Shop holiday sale event on Monday, December 10th from 6-9pm on Capitol Hill. CHAL displayed artwork inside East City Bookshop on Pennsylvania Avenue SE.

Rindy O’Brien, Tara Hamilton, Karen Cohen, Carolyn Rondthaler and Sarah Porter, CHAL members, participated in the Sip and Shop art sale/table and sold artwork, greeting cards, matted prints, etc. $5.00 fee (paid at event to CHAW).

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TREEmendous Exhibit at the Hill Center Call for Entry

Open Juried Art Exhibit the Hill Center for DC-Metro artists  Theme: TREEmendous. Follow the instructions on this link:  2019 TREEmendous Call for Entries

Dates of exhibition: March 4- April 29 2019

Juror: Carol Ottesen/Teaching artist at Smithsonian

Where: The Hill Center 921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003

This exhibit focuses on the beauty of trees which are celebrated annually during Cherry Blossom season. Artists from the DC metro area, VA and MD are invited to  submit along with art images  a short artist’s statement that includes identifying the tree that has inspired their work and/or any personal connection to it.

 

Sponsoring partners: Capitol Hill Art League, The Hill Center, National Cherry Blossom Festival (pending)    Deadline for entries: Feb 1, 2019

Reception: Wednesday March 13 6:30pm-8:30pm

Cash awards: $500, $350, $250   Cherry Blossom Festival will be Thursday March 21 to Sunday April 14, 2019

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Sept. 22 Receiving for Joie de Vivre Annual Members (only) juried exhibit

The Capitol Hill Art League presents our annual, juried (for members only), all media exhibition called Joie de Vivre.

On September 22 and 24 please bring your artwork for jurying to Capitol Hill Arts Workshop BEFORE the annual members and new members meeting. We have an excellent juror and she will have the tough task of narrowing down all the entries to what she feels illustrates: Joie de Vivre! Her judging will be early October and you will be notified of the results via email from the steering committee email: chalartists@gmail.com

Juror: Kat Jamieson.    Theme: Joie de Vivre, (Joy of Living), is a French phrase used to express a cheerful enjoyment of life; an exultation of spirit.

Important Note: If you are not a member of Capitol Hill Art League and wish to join this competition and more to come, it’s easy to do. Just fill out the form attached and mail it to Capitol Hill Arts Workshop or deliver it in person. http://www.caphillartleague.org/wp- content/uploads/2018/07/2018-19-Membership-Form.pdf

Please see the attached prospectus for all the details and dates for Joie de Vivre. Click here: http://www.caphillartleague.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/JoiedevivreProsepectusSept2018.pdf

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Time to RENEW or JOIN! Season ends Aug. 31, 2018

Capitol Hill Art League members are busier than ever with various exhibits around the DC Metro area. Do you know an artist who would like to join in the fun and exhibit their work? Please send this link http://www.caphillartleague.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/2018-19-Membership-Form.pdf .

The new season starts September 1, 2018. Don’t forget to renew! It’s easy, stop in the office at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop and ask for a membership form to fill out, pay and turn it in! Simple and easy. This will put you on our email list so you will receive updates about all our upcoming events: Barracks Row Festival, Joie de Vivre competition and so much more!

Please mark your calendar please for your membership RENEWAL this September if you plan to have more exhibits and fun with Capitol Hill Art League as a member! New members are welcome, too!

Artists’ Pick Members exhibit May 2019

This non-juried, annual exhibit invites CHAL members to choose what artwork of theirs they would like to exhibit in this group show at CHAW. Prospectus will be emailed with instructions. Weight limit: 30 lbs. and maximum size to 16 x 20 so every piece can be exhibited/space limited.

Receiving: May 11 + 13, 9:30-11:30 AM  Exhibition Dates: May 18 – June 1, 2019

Opening Reception: May 18, 5- 7 PM-free and open to fans, friends, and art lovers!