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Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

Wings of Fancy Live Butterfly & Caterpillar Exhibit

  • Through Friday, August 30, 2019

Brookside Gardens is fluttering with butterflies at the seasonal Wings of Fancy Butterfly and Caterpillar exhibit. Visitors can experience nature in motion as butterflies soar throughout the conservatory.

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Mon • July 22, 2019

 

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"Black and White" featured at Gallery Clarendon in July

Gallery Clarendon Art Experience

"Black and White" featured at Gallery Clarendon in July

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

2019 Capital Fringe Festival

Southwest Waterfront Neighborhood

The Capital Fringe Festival is once again taking over SW DC this summer!

2019 Capital Fringe Festival Curated Series Presents Arcade by Robin Bell

Arcade

The Arcade is an interactive projection and video installation where teams compete to win a SW DC entertainment and dining package.

2019 Solo Exhibition: Julia Kwon

Target Gallery

In this competitive opportunity, one artist is selected by a jury panel for an opportunity at a solo show.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits

ART + TECH Exhibition: Infinite Space by Refik Anadol

ARTECHOUSE

ARTECHOUSE ushers you into Infinite Space by Refik Anadol this Summer. Get ready to open your senses to the endless transformation and infinite possibilities at the intersection of man and machine.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Other Events

Escape from Between the Lines: Jeanne McManus and Sara Maddox

Park View Gallery at Glen Echo Park

Art Walk & Opening Reception: Friday, July 5, 6pm - 8pm

Featuring paintings by Jeanne McManus and Sara Maddox. McManus and Maddox have escaped the narrow, black-and-white lines of professional editing and writing to find a world of color, concept, and experimentation.

Categories: Arts, Free, Exhibits

Exhibition: Adriana Monsalve, "Diaspora Diction"

Fenwick Gallery at George Mason University

Fenwick Gallery presents Diaspora Diction, an exhibition of photography from artist and publisher Adriana Monsalve. The exhibition will run from May 28 through July 26, 2019, with an opening artist’s talk and reception on May 28 at 2:00pm in Fenwick Library.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits

Halls of the Senate

U.S. Capitol Visitors Center

Monday through Friday – 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Discover the beautifully decorated Senate corridors of the Capitol in this intimate look at the work of Italian-born artist Constantino Brumidi. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. Get a pass at the North Information Desk. Tours begin at the benches by the Slave Labor Commemorative Marker. 45 minutes.

Please inquire about visiting the Senate Gallery. Separate passes are available from your senators’ offices.

Categories: History, Arts, Tours

Halls of the Senate

U.S. Capitol Visitors Center

Monday through Friday – 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Discover the beautifully decorated Senate corridors of the Capitol in this intimate look at the work of Italian-born artist Constantino Brumidi. This tour visits an area not included on the Capitol Tour. Get a pass at the North Information Desk. Tours begin at the benches by the Slave Labor Commemorative Marker. 45 minutes.

Please inquire about visiting the Senate Gallery. Separate passes are available from your senators’ offices.

Categories: History, Arts, Tours

It's cool but "Hot!" at Gallery Underground in July

Gallery Underground

July Exhibit at Gallery Underground

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

Jane Franklin Dance Summer Camp (Ages 5-12)

Theatre on the Run

Jane Franklin Dance SUMMER Camp for ages 5 - 12 builds physical skill and creativity through movement, theatre, and visual art. The five-day camps includes dance technique and creative movement, visual art projects, outdoor trips to a nearby park, performance practice and a concluding performance at the end of the week.

Categories: Arts, Dance

Ranjani Shettar: Earth Songs for a Night Sky

The Phillips Collection

'Earth Songs for a Night Sky' is a multi-faceted project by Ranjani Shettar (b. 1977, Bangalore, India). Drawing from her environment in rural India, Shettar has created hand-carved wood sculptures and a multi-part piece that wraps up the gallery walls.

Categories: Arts, International

Submit an Event

WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

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