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"America is ..." National Juried Show on display August 2 – 29, 2019 at Touchstone Gallery

August 2 – 29, 2019

 

"America is ..."

Artists Explore, Ask and Answer: What is America today?

National Juried Show

 

Opening Reception: Friday, August 2, 6 – 8:30pm

Hors d'oeuvres by Occasions Caterers

Gourmet Frozen Desserts by Moorenko's Ice Cream

Program: 7pm - jurors remarks, 7:15pm - cash awards presented to four participating artists

Open to Public 

 

Jurors:

- Rachel Adams, Chief Curator and Director of Programs, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (Omaha, NE)

- Taylor Bythewood-Porter, Assistant History Curator, California African American Museum

- Jen Mergel, Independent Curator, Vice-President, Programs, Association of Art Museum Curators;  Founding Director, Curatorial Network Accelerator of Boston

- Jennifer M. Williams, Public Programs Manager, New Orleans Museum of Art /

 

"America is ..." is an exhibit where artists from across the United States confront the question of how we define our national identity and values during a time of divisive politics and great social change. Four jurors from across the nation have selected the works of artists who best address this question.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

Event Venue

Touchstone Gallery

901 New York Ave NW
Washington 20001
  • Friday, August 2, 2019
  • Saturday, August 3, 2019
  • Sunday, August 4, 2019
  • Monday, August 5, 2019
  • Tuesday, August 6, 2019
  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019
  • Thursday, August 8, 2019
  • Friday, August 9, 2019
  • Saturday, August 10, 2019
  • Sunday, August 11, 2019
  • Monday, August 12, 2019
  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019
  • Wednesday, August 14, 2019
  • Thursday, August 15, 2019
  • Friday, August 16, 2019
  • Saturday, August 17, 2019
  • Sunday, August 18, 2019
  • Monday, August 19, 2019
  • Tuesday, August 20, 2019
  • Wednesday, August 21, 2019
  • Thursday, August 22, 2019
  • Friday, August 23, 2019
  • Saturday, August 24, 2019
  • Sunday, August 25, 2019
  • Monday, August 26, 2019
  • Tuesday, August 27, 2019
  • Wednesday, August 28, 2019
  • Thursday, August 29, 2019
  • Friday, August 30, 2019
  • Saturday, August 31, 2019
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