Category Archives: CHAL Exhibitions

November 2018 Artists’ Choice CHAL Members unjuried exhibit

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

Receiving: November 10 & 13, 9:30-11:30am (CHAW closed 11/12 Veterans Day)

             A prospectus will be emailed and posted for rules and more information.

Opening: November 17, 5-7pm      Closes: December 5

YOU judge your best piece to show in this members art show. Please follow the  correct wiring for hanging your artwork. We use the Walker system at CHAW. Weight limit 30 lbs/size can be “open” as space permits.

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

Summer “CELEBRATE” juried exhibit July 13-Sept 7-NEW Deadline

NEW DEADLINE for CELEBRATE!–Summer Capitol Hill Art League (only) exhibit July 13-Sept. 7th, 2018

Capitol Hill Art League presents an exhibition July 13, 2018 at Dr. Nishan Halim’s Dentistry office as part of his practice’s 5th Anniversary. We are looking for bright, fun, interesting pieces to celebrate the office’s five years on Capitol Hill.  This is CHAL members only juried exhibition. CHAL’s own artists, Kimberley Bursic and Sarah Porter are the jurors.

Dr. Halim’s office has presented CHAL art shows over the years and promises to have a crowded reception party with many potential art buyers!  Please look at your google group email sent with  all important details, dates, entry code and instructions to submit your artwork digitally through CHAL’s Smarter Entry. NEW Deadline to enter is June 15th.

Reception/Party July 13 from 5pm-8pm at Dr. Halim’s office located at 27 6th St NE, Washington, DC. Questions? Please contact Rindy O’Brien/steering committee, rindyobrien@gmail.com .