Category Archives: CHAL Exhibitions

November 17 Reception for Artists’ Choice group exhibit

25 Capitol Hill Art League members brought in artwork for group exhibit called Artists’ Choice at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop on exhibit  till December 5. Members choose their own favorite creation to put on the gallery walls.  Voting for “people’s choice” during the reception event will take place and the artwork with the most votes wins a $25 gift certificate from Plaza Arts.

New Member and artist: Nancy Ennis with her oil painting called Luscious Purple.

The show features artwork from: Kay Fuller, Bob Fuller, Rindy OBrien, Marilyn Christiano, Karen Cohen, Karen Zens, Kimberley Bursic, Karen Van Allen, Tamora Ilasat, Nancy Ennis, Jonathan Weiner, Carolyn Rondthaler, Jan Zastrow,  Christoper Lewis, Karen Edgett, James Mallos, Tara Hamilton, Linda Norton, Robert Lipartito, Judy Searles, Patricia Granados, Ken Bachman, Gregg Adams, Sally Canzoneri and Kate McConnell.

November 17 2018 Artists’ Choice CHAL Members Reception

NOVEMBER 2018  Artists’ Choice – unjuried Members-only all-media exhibit at CHAW

YOU select your best piece to show for this members art show. What a beautiful show we will create! Please see image with correct wiring for hanging your artwork. We use the Walker system at CHAW. Weight limit 30 lbs/size can be “open” as space permitsReceiving: November 10 & 13, 9:30-11:30am (CHAW closed 11/12 Veterans Day).  Closes: December 5

~ A non-refundable entry fee $5.00 is due at receiving. The Capitol Hill Art League Steering Committee will be the sole and final judge of a work’s acceptability for submission.Please read and follow all the guidelines in our prospectus  with all details/info/instructions: http://www.caphillartleague.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/ArtistsChoice-CAPITOL-HILL-ART-LEAGUE-PRESENTS.pdf

Reception Opening: November 17, 5-7pm All members attending are requested to bring a snack, nibble, chips, cookies, easy to eat edibles. We provide the beverages. CHAW is a nut-free building.


Artists’Choice CAPITOL HILL ART LEAGUE PRESENTS

Results for Joie de Vivre exhibit

Kat Jamieson, our juror gave her results today for Joie de Vivre art exhibit for CHAL members. The following artists have been selected for this exhibit, congrats!

First Place: Ann Pickett, “Burst of Life”

Second Place: Nancy Arbuthnot, “Postcards from the Border”

Postcards from the Border by Nancy Arbuthnot

Third Place: Judy Searles, “In the Orchid House”
Honorable Mentions:
Hernan Murno, “Hanging Garden”
Susan Canuteson, “Finding Inspiration”

Hanging Gardens by Hernan Murno

Also Exhibiting:  Kim Bursic, Karen Cohen, Karin Edgett, Kay Fuller, Tara Hamilton,  JoAnn LaBoy, Eileen Leahy, Rindy O’Brien, Mai Pham, Carolyn Rondthaler, Karen Van Allen, Jan Zastrow, and Karen Zens.

For those names not on this list, please pick up your artwork in the CHAW closet in the gallery Oct. 3-6 from 10am-5pm. Thank you for your submissions.

The Opening Reception with Juror’s Remarks and awards will be held on Saturday, October 6 from 5pm-7pm, open to the public. Our juror will speak around 5:30-6pm and give awards.

~We request that CHAL members bring a snack/treat/finger food to our reception party. Please remember that CHAW is a nut-free building due to possible allergies to nuts of any kind. Beverages are supplied.

Exhibit dates: October 3-November 7 at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, at 545 7th St. SE, Washington, DC

July 13 “CELEBRATE” juried art exhibit and Reception

 

Sound Reflections by Meera Rao

Capitol Hill Art League presents a members’ juried art exhibit called,” Celebrate”.

Opening Party – 5th Anniversary Party Friday, July 13th, 5 to 8 pm- open to all CHAL members/family and friends.

Where: Dr. Nishan Halim’s Capitol Hill Dentistry Office,  27  6th Street, NE

Jurors:  Sarah Porter and Kimberly Bursic, CHAL members

Featuring artwork from members: Karen Zens, Jan Zastrow, Meera Rao, Rindy O’Brien, Linda Norton, Charles Martin, Robert Lipartito, JoAnn Laboy, Kay Fuller, Karen Cohen, and M’el Abrecht.

Exhibit dates:  July 13 through September 7, 2018

Artists’ Pick Reception and Peoples’ Choice Award June 23, 2018

Peoples’ Choice: JoAnn Laboy
               Volunteer Extraordinaire: Charles Martin

Peoples’ Choice Award: JoAnn Laboy, “Transitions”

JoAnn created an  unusual art piece with tea bags, pen and ink. Congratulations JoAnn!
CHAL awarded Charles Martin with Volunteer Extraordinaire for his constant and helpful volunteer work with Capitol Hill Art League events. He received a $100.00 gift certificate from Golden Paints.
 Everyone remarked how beautiful the exhibit looks- thanks to our great artists,  volunteer installation team,  and the new bright white walls freshly painted in the gallery which made all our work POP off the walls.
Thank you to ALL (click here) 22 artists who submitted to Artists’ Pick exhibit now on display at CHAW and thanks to all the members who brought family and friends to our fun reception on June 23.
Please go see the show  now until July 14th.
 Capitol Hill Art League is a program of Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, CHAW. http://www.chaw.org