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OneActOne Finalists Announced

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The Drama Committee of the Arts Club of Washington is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2014 OneActOne Play Competition. . Bragging Rights by Dennis Porter . I’m Not Sick! by Diane Purdy-Theriault . Khomeini’s Eyebrows by Arnold Shelby . Matched by Kat Meads . Objects in Mirror by Tom Parks . Over My Dead Body by Jean…

  • Published on July 17, 2014
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Out and About: Herb and Dorothy 50×50

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NPR and the Arts Education Partnership are hosting a free movie screening of Herb and Dorothy 50×50. This is a must-see for art and museum lovers. The screening includes a reception with complimentary refreshments and is followed by a Q&A and discussion with museum panelists. The film, a follow up to the award-winning 2008 documentary Herb & Dorothy,…

  • Published on July 14, 2014
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Out and About: PASSIONATE COLLECTORS: THE WASHINGTON PRINT CLUB AT 50

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In 1964, the Washington Print Club was established to bring collectors and artists together. Fifty years later, Print Club members are proud to exhibit highlights from the collecting interest of the group at American University’s  Katzen Arts Center. Whether prints, drawings, watercolors, pastels, collages or photographs, the works in Passionate Collectors represent an important range of artists, styles, and aesthetic movements from the…

  • Published on June 9, 2014
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2015-2016 Call For Entries

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The Arts Club of Washington continues its support for the visual arts with the Call for Entries for the 2015–2016 gallery season. Exhibitions are scheduled monthly from September 2015 through May 2016. These exhibitions provide opportunities for artists to display their works and allow the Arts Club to present a variety of visual arts to…

  • Published on May 27, 2014
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Out and About – Folger Theatre

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Join Folger Theatre for a preview screening of Still Dreaming from by Philomath Films, the makers of the award-winning Shakespeare Behind Bars. This new documentary shares the story behind Fiasco Theater’s work with senior artists to create a very special A Midsummer Night’s Dream.  Fiasco Theater, on stage at Folger through May 25 with The Two Gentlemen of Verona,…

  • Published on May 15, 2014
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2014 Scholarship Awards to Student Filmmakers

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Each year the Arts Club sponsors a scholarship competition to recognize promising students specializing in a specific art form or medium-this year, filmmaking. The competition is open to college students ages 18-28 in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. This year 10 entries were received from students attending nine colleges/universities, and scholarships were awarded…

  • Published on May 6, 2014
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Out and About – Saudi Art Treasures

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As part of its mission to raise the awareness of Saudi culture as well as Saudi artists, Ebdaa Art Group, the Saudi organization, announced its exhibition for 2014 “Saudi Art Treasures”. The exhibition will be held in Washington, DC from 24th to 27th May, in collaboration with Saudi Cultural Mission in DC and Zawrag, Branding…

  • Published on May 1, 2014
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National Poetry Month at The Arts Club of Washington Focuses on Four Award-Winning Poets

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National Poetry Month at The Arts Club of Washington Focuses on Four Award-Winning Poets Visitors to the historic James Monroe Federal-style townhouse at Pennsylvania and “Eye” Street Northwest which The Arts Club of Washington, D.C. has called home for nearly a century, were treated to a quartet of award-winning poets during a literary evening last…

  • Published on April 24, 2014
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WETA Around Town

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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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Thursday, July 17th

OneActOne Finalists Announced

The Drama Committee of the Arts Club of Washington is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2014 OneActOne Play Competition. . Bragging Rights by Dennis Porter . I’m Not Sick! by Diane Purdy-Theriault . Khomeini’s Eyebrows by Arnold Shelby . Matched by Kat Meads . Objects in Mirror by Tom Parks . Over My Dead Body by Jean…

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Monday, July 14th

Out and About: Herb and Dorothy 50×50

NPR and the Arts Education Partnership are hosting a free movie screening of Herb and Dorothy 50×50. This is a must-see for art and museum lovers. The screening includes a reception with complimentary refreshments and is followed by a Q&A and discussion with museum panelists. The film, a follow up to the award-winning 2008 documentary Herb & Dorothy,…

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Monday, June 9th

Out and About: PASSIONATE COLLECTORS: THE WASHINGTON PRINT CLUB AT 50

In 1964, the Washington Print Club was established to bring collectors and artists together. Fifty years later, Print Club members are proud to exhibit highlights from the collecting interest of the group at American University’s  Katzen Arts Center. Whether prints, drawings, watercolors, pastels, collages or photographs, the works in Passionate Collectors represent an important range of artists, styles, and aesthetic movements from the…

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