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WETA coverage of the Arts Club’s exhibition, Manon Cleary, Obsessive Observer: A New Perspective Through Her Photographic Studies. http://youtu.be/FBtXFNdKiKY  

  • Published on April 21, 2014
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Manon Cleary at the Arts Club of Washington

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April 4 opening reception of “Manon Cleary, Obsessive Observer” — which presents a new perspective through her photographic studies and will remain on view until April 26 — the club’s exhibition committee chair Pat Moore spoke of the extent and expanse of the late artist’s creative spirit and process. The exhibit is produced by Cleary’s…

  • Published on April 14, 2014
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2014 Arts Club Scholarship Competition Recipients Announced

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The Arts Club of Washington’s annual Ann Bartsch Dunne scholarship awards recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium. The  2014 scholarships, given to outstanding student filmmakers, have been awarded to: Kristen Leigh Wilson (winner, $1,500), Virginia Commonwealth University, for Exposed Cristina O’Connell (first runner-up, $1,000), Virginia Commonwealth University, for Dangerous Abigail Harri (second…

  • Published on April 13, 2014
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The Marfield Prize Makes a Scene!

Posted by Nichola

  The Marfield Prize, National Award for Arts Writing, is featured in the February 2014 issue of  Scene4 , an online magazine about the arts. Read the all about the Award here. Enjoy!

  • Published on February 11, 2014
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2014 Play Competition

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  The Drama Committee of The Arts Club of Washington is excited to announce that it is resurrecting the One Act One play-writing award competition for 2014! This is an exciting opportunity to garner original scripts and reward talented playwrights. 2014 Competition Information: The Award: $500 award to the author of an outstanding one-act play,…

  • Published on January 23, 2014
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Announcement for Up Art May Events

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A special juried show with awards, and a week of workshops and social events is scheduled for May 2014. The venue is the American Art Gallery a notable 2 story gallery in Snow Hill Maryland. Deadline to enter the Juried Show is Dec 31, 2013. The PDF prospectus on the show, workshops and event is available…

  • Published on October 24, 2013
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2013 Photography Scholarship Recipients Announced

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  The Arts Club of Washington has announced the recipients of the 2013 Ann Bartsch Dunne scholarship awards. This year’s competition recognized outstanding work by student photographers. Winner ($1,500): James Paul, The American University, Washington, D.C, for his entry titled Whispers Into Eternity. First Runner-Up ($1,000): Mark Thomas, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., for Down the Road….

  • Published on April 15, 2013
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2014 Arts Club Scholarship Competition Recipients Announced

Posted by ACW Site Art Photographer

The Arts Club of Washington’s annual Ann Bartsch Dunne scholarship awards recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium. The  2014 scholarships, given tooutstanding student filmmakers, have been awarded to Kristen Leigh Wilson (winner, $1,500), Virginia Commonwealth University, for Exposed Cristina O’Connell (first runner-up, $1,000), Virginia Commonwealth University, for Dangerous Abigail Harri…

  • Published on April 13, 2013
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Marfield Prize Finalist Authors Announced

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The finalists for the seventh annual Marfield Prize, the National Award for Arts Writing, have been announced. They are Michael Dirda, On Conan Doyle: Or, the Whole Art of Storytelling (Princeton University Press); Timothy Egan, The Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt); Anne-Marie…

  • Published on March 31, 2013
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New Reciprocal Club

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We are pleased to announce a the Players Club, located at 16 Gramercy Park in New York City, as a new reciprocal club.  The Players Club was founded by actor Edwin Booth in 1888.  Other founders include Mark Twain and General William Tecumseh Sherman.  The mansion purchased by Booth was redesigned by the famed architect…

  • Published on January 18, 2012
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Monday, April 21st

WETA

WETA coverage of the Arts Club’s exhibition, Manon Cleary, Obsessive Observer: A New Perspective Through Her Photographic Studies. http://youtu.be/FBtXFNdKiKY  

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Monday, April 14th

Manon Cleary at the Arts Club of Washington

April 4 opening reception of “Manon Cleary, Obsessive Observer” — which presents a new perspective through her photographic studies and will remain on view until April 26 — the club’s exhibition committee chair Pat Moore spoke of the extent and expanse of the late artist’s creative spirit and process. The exhibit is produced by Cleary’s…

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Sunday, April 13th

2014 Arts Club Scholarship Competition Recipients Announced

The Arts Club of Washington’s annual Ann Bartsch Dunne scholarship awards recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium. The  2014 scholarships, given to outstanding student filmmakers, have been awarded to: Kristen Leigh Wilson (winner, $1,500), Virginia Commonwealth University, for Exposed Cristina O’Connell (first runner-up, $1,000), Virginia Commonwealth University, for Dangerous Abigail Harri (second…

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