Category Archives: CHAL Exhibitions

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.

This Earth-CHAL April 2107 juried exhibit

 MESA-First Place Winner: JoAnn Lamicella LaBoy

What on earth is the CHAL April show all about? Just about any earthly thing. On, above, below or made of earth or relating to earth is the theme. This exhibit features thirteen artists of various media.

Exhibit dates: April 22-May 10, 2017

Where: Capitol Hill Art Workshop, 545 Seventh Street SE, Washington DC

Opening Reception: April 22 , 5-7pm CHAW   Juror Marta Staudinger, gallery owner, curator, and lecturer for Art History Smithsonian Journeys, will discuss her selections and present awards. 

First Place: JoAnn Lamicella Laboy               Second Place: Maria Tati Valle-Riestra

Third Place: Rindy O’Brien           HONORABLE MENTION: Kay Fuller, Karen Van Allen

The participating artists are: Kim Bursic; Judith Capen; Marilyn Christiano; Kay Fuller; J. Huttinger; JoAnn Lamicella Laboy; Rindy O’Brien; Ann Pickett; Judy Searles; Ann Thomson; Karen Van Allen; Maria Valle-Riestra; and Karen Zens.

CHAL at the Hill Center Jan-Feb 2017

CHAL’s  Juried Exhibit for 2017 at the Hill Center Galleries opens January 5-February 25. Reception is January 12, 6-8 pm. On behalf of Nicky Cymrot, Hill Center Galleries director, we are pleased to announce the award winners:

Kasse Andrews-Weller, View of the Garden
Marilyn Christiano, Left Bank Books
Karen Edgett, Milkyway
Bob Fuller, Orient Express
Mike McSorley, View from the Emigs
Sajeela Ramsey, Ah, Quel Bon Temps

Congratulations! Let’s gather to celebrate a new year of GREAT artwork at the Artists’ Opening Reception on Thursday, January 12, 6-8pm. Certificates will be presented at 7:15 pm to the Best in Show Artists.

Winston Harris and  Marite Vidales along with CHAL member, Karen Cohen, have solo exhibitions at the Hill Center also.

Come and see gorgeous art from 37 CHAL artists: Mary Ellen Abrecht, Kasse Andrews-Weller, Ken Bachman, Kimberley Bursic, Sally Canzoneri, Marilyn Christiano, Paula Cleggett, Karen Cohen, Marie-B De Amicis, Karin Edgett, Fierce Sonia, Jill Finsen, Bob Fuller, Kay Fuller, Tara Hamilton, Vince Iannacchione, Barbara Johnson, Eric Johnson, JoAnn Lamicella Laboy, Robert Lipartito, Charles Martin, Kate McConnell, Mike McSorley, Ohana Murao, Hernan Murno, Linda Norton, Rindy OBrien, Joan Owings, Ann Pickett, Erik Ramsey, Sajeela Ramsey, Meera Rao, Carolyn Rondthaler, Judy Searles, Patricia Smith, Ann Thomson and Karen Zens.

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!