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Parallax 2022

Presented by
Capitol Hill Art League
October 4 – November 4 2022

“Parallax”: the apparent displacement or the difference in apparent direction of an object as seen from two different points not on a straight line with the object especially: the angular difference in direction of a celestial body as measured from two points on the earth’s orbit.

Juror – Carolina Mayorga: Washington DC-based interdisciplinary artist who has exhibited her work nationally and internationally. Her artwork addresses issues of social and political content. Comments on migration, war, identity, translate into video, performance, site-specific installations, and Two-dimensional media in the form of photography and drawing.
http://carolinamayorga.com/

Untitled… 2022

This is the Art League’s annual Open Call show — which seeks entries from artists throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area. This year’s call attracted nearly 100 artists and resulted in a show featuring 29 pieces representing a wide range of art media.

Capitol Hill Art League would like to congratulate the award winners for our 12th Annual Open Call Exhibit – “Untitled”. Our appreciation to our juror, Will Fleishell. His remarks can be viewed here

  • 1st Place – “Red Ribbon” by Kathleen Zeifang
  • 2nd Place – “Morning Color on Rock Creek” by Lori Niland-Rounds
  • 3rd Place – “Nina” by Lian Sever
  • Honorable Mention – “ Remembering the Beginning” by Erin Thompson
  • Honorable Mention – “3:10 AM” by Daniel Katz-Hernandez

The show can be viewed in person at The CHAW Gallery until May 6, 2022. Please check CHAW’s website for Gallery Hours.

Contact CHAL for all artwork purchase inquiries — chalartists@gmail.com


Twists and Turns 2022

Twists and Turns suggest labyrinthine mystery, surprising changes perhaps hard to follow. This
exhibit invites artists to interpret what emerges from engaging with the theme, to go beyond.
Jump to Videos of the Reception — Mariana Kastrinakis, Juror
Winners

Karen Van Allen – Freedom II – 1st Place
Ken Bachman – Symphony of Foliage – 2nd Place
Bennett Lowenthal – Istanbul, 2002 – 3rd Place
Sally Canzoneri – DCA – Ceiling #1 – Honorable Mention
Tara Hamilton – Scout Navigates the Ferns – Honorable Mention
Sharon Thomas Parks – Steel Case Soft Center II – Honorable Mention
Karen Cohen – The Space Between – Honorable Mention

Reception Videos

Presentation of Awards — Mariana Kastrinakis, Juror

Juror’s Remarks