Metro Weekly

All posts tagged "art"

  • At the Museums: D.C., Maryland & Virginia

    A selection of exhibits currently on display at area museums

  • Of Beasts and Brushes

    There is a quality to a professional portrait that most won’t be able to capture in a few smartphone snaps. Or even in a few...

  • WPA’s Options 2013 opens this Saturday, April 13

    You know how some people get lucky and discover artists before they become sensations, purchasing some original artwork for a fraction of what they’re worth...

  • Gallery and Museum Exhibits for 2012 in DC, MD, VA

    When it comes to museums, D.C. is a big name. The name Smithsonian, for instance, is iconic. Certainly it lives up to that name this...

  • Drawn Together

    An interesting thing happened when Christopher Cunetto met Jason Edward Tucker. One could almost call it a Big Bang for the D.C. queer artistic community,...

  • Masculine Impressions closes tomorrow.

    “Masculine Impressions,” the current titillating exhibit to come to Vitruvian Gallery, the gallery devoted to male figurative art, closes tomorrow, so if you’ve wanted to...

  • Masculine Impressions at Vitruvian Gallery

    Masculine Impressions is the latest titillating exhibit to come to Vitruvian Gallery, the gallery devoted to male figurative art. Gary Fisher’s latest series of artworks,...

  • Theater Thursday! Art at Signature!

    Three longtime friends debate the purchase by one of a hugely expensive painting in Yasmina Reza’s Art. As the friends become increasingly fractious and, eventually,...

  • Museums and Galleries

    1708 GALLERY 319 W. Broad St.Richmond804-643-17081708gallery.org 20th Annual Art Auction — ”Home Is Where The Art Is” is the gallery’s largest fundraising event of the...

  • Art: Museums and Galleries

    1708 GALLERY 319 W. Broad St.Richmond804-643-1708www.1708gallery.org Richard Carlyon: A Retrospective -- Examining the artistic career of the late Carlyon, a pivotal figure in the Richmond...

  • D.C. Designs

    As Master Yoda might say, ''Its energy surrounds us, binds us.'' What is this mysterious force? Why it's the District of Columbia, of course. It's...

  • Margaret Dowell

    Margaret Dowell ''Self-Portrait With Holy Man'' 4' x 6' oil on canvas 2007 Margaret Dowell learned her work ethic early in life, toiling in Maryland...

  • Painted Lives

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  • Scott G. Brooks

    Scott G. Brooks ''Royally Ducked'' 36'' x 48'' oil on canvas 2007 Broken Eggs. Downtrodden fairy tale figures. Princesses, fairies, carnival sideshows. Amputated stumps. Wide-set...

  • Linas Garsys

    Linas Garsys ''Holiday Takes A Baltimore'' (detail) 36'' x 48'' acrylic on board 2007 Being born in Thailand has nothing to do with Linas Garsys'...