Category Archives: CHAL Artists Opportunities

Community Living Center/VA Medical Center


Opportunity KNOCKS for six CHAL members to exhibit five 2-D art at CLC, 50 Irving St. NW, Washington, DC 20422.  The following members will be exhibiting their art: Karin Edgett, Elizabeth Sampson, Joan Owings, Karen Cohen, Marie Cilia De Amicis and Rindy OBrien.

Talk and Tour: May 9 Tuesday 2:30pm CHAL Artists discuss their exhibit in person.

Exhibit Dates: April 16-June 17 and August 12-November 4, 2017

  Delivery Date: April 15, 2017  PICK UP Date: June 17, 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.

SPRING THEME: Community Forklift Art Sale-Garden Party

Community Forklift Garden Party and Art Sale April 1 & April 2

Where: 4671 Tanglewood Drive,Edmonston,MD      When: April 1, Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday April 2,  11am – 3pm

Exhibit and Sales Opportunity. The Community Forklift (CFL) will feature some CHAL artists at their CFL Garden Party and Art Sale. CHAL artists may enter up to FOUR works with a “Spring-Theme”. Bins will be available to sell shrink-wrapped, matted, original paintings and greeting cards. Please read details and entry info here.

Also, Community Forklift is offering 5 artists for each of their First Friday’s May-Sept the opportunity to sell their work on a first come sign up basis from 6-8pm with set up between 4pm-5pm. No commission taken. If interested contact:

Spring or garden attire optional. Use your creative imagination!

Volunteer Opportunities. Every participant will need to volunteer for a shift during receiving, set-up, serving at the sales table, and/or break down. Kathy Clowery will be sending information about volunteering in March.

6th Annual Metro DC Open Juried Exhibition: “VESSELS”

Show us your creative interpretation of Vessels, from ships, to bowls, to blood vessels, bodies 2D and 3D accepted.  Prospectus for the show can be found here. Digital entry can be found hereDeadline to apply is December 18th, 2016. Show opens at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, Feb 4, 2017. Selected artists will be notified Jan. 12-13. Good luck!

Open Call for CHAL artists at Velocity

Another exhibition opportunity for current CHAL members!

Velocity has asked us to display our art, once again, in their logia and meeting room. These beautiful spaces lend themselves to larger works, but smaller works can be grouped for a lovely display.

Please submit five pieces for consideration to: .

Deadline to apply is November 20. The fee for these five entries is $12.

Notification will be by November 30th and installation will be on, or around December 6th.

A “meet-the-artist” reception will be held at a mutually agreed upon time.