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Creme de la Creme Award Winning Artists

Capitol Hill Art League Summer Show “Crème de la Crème” features Award-Winning Artists

This non-juried exhibit showcases Capitol Hill Art League members whose works have received awards during the 2016-17 exhibition season.

When:  June 22 -August 14

Where: Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, located at 545 7th St. SE, Washington DC

 Opening reception: Saturday July 8, 5:00pm-7:00pm
The event is free and offers wine, food, and conversation with the artists.
Gallery hours: 9:30 am–9:00 pm(M-Th), 9:30 am–6:00 pm (F), and 9:00 am–2:00 pm (Sat).
For more information:, or call (202) 547-6839

Exhibiting Artists: Ken Bachman, Kim Bursic, Marilyn Christiano, Karen Cohen, Kay Fuller, TaraHamilton, JoAnn Laboy, Rindy O’Brien, Judy Searles, Ann Thomson, Maria Valley-Riestra, Karen Van Allen and Karen Zens.

August-November 2017 Community Living Center, V.A. Medical Center, DC

Earth and Sky by Bob Lipartito


Three CHAL members will exhibit five 2-D works of art at the VA Medical’s Community Living   August 12-November 4, 2017

       Karen Zens          Robert Lipartito

All sales are directly between the buyer and the artist. No commissions are taken. If you are interested in having your work shown on the hallways of the Community Living Center, please contact CHAL steering committee.

Summer Explorations

October Exhibit Theme: Summer Explorations

Receiving: Sept. 23 and Sept. 25, 2017

Where: Capitol Hill Art Workshop, Washington, DC

Opening Reception: October 7 from 5-7pm

             Exhibit ends: November 11, 2017

Spring Artists’ Choice Exhibition 2017

 Members exhibit one of their  favorite works of art (18″ x 24″ maximum size) for CHAL members’ Spring non-juried show.  Exhibit dates: May 20th-June 3rd, 2017.

Where:  Capitol Hill Arts Workshop on May 20th from 9:30-11:30pm.

Closing reception: June 3rd, 5pm-7pm at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop. For instructions and dates, please click here.

April-August 2017 Community Living Center/VA Medical Center


Six CHAL members exhibit five 2-D art at CLC, 50 Irving St. NW, Washington, DC

Karin Edgett~Elizabeth Sampson~Joan Owings~Karen Cohen~Marie Cilia De Amicis

and Rindy OBrien

Talk and Tour: May 9 Tuesday 2:30pm Rindy O’Brien and Karen Cohen discuss their exhibit in person.

Exhibit Dates: April 16-August 5, 2017

All sales are directly between the buyer and the artist. No commissions are taken. A  second group of works by five different artists will be installed from August 12 through November 4, 2017.  Selected artists will be contacted with further delivery guidance.