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Category Archives: Happenings: Happening Now
It’s a festive evening tonight at the Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center’s Gallery 110! The reception, at Gallery 110 and at the Brentwood Arts Exchange at Gateway Arts Center, is full of people. The exhibition features the … Continue reading
Happening NOW: “Thirst” Opening Reception at 39th St Gallery alongside "Polymorphism: Mutations in ART" by UM Art Hnrs at #GatewayArts Ctr
I just had to leave but must come back to see J.J. McCracken’s Thirst Installation OPEN NOW at the 39th St Gallery at Gateway Arts Center. I know I blogged to introduce it, and ironically have to leave, but the … Continue reading
Well, I may not be at Joe’s Movement Emporium in person, but I am in spirit! Cultivating my physical, spiritual, and mental wellness, today, Saturday, January 7th, starting at 12pm and ending at 4pm. I went to the last Wellness … Continue reading
Happening Now: Interior Design is Art Holiday Party & Closing Reception at Riggio Design #gatewayarts
GORGEOUS exhibition. So proud of you Erica! Tweeting now @soulstrongarts #gatewayarts. Follow my travels this weekend online on twitter, my itinerary from my earlier post, This Weekend in the Gateway Arts District! SUN DEC 11 6-10, HYATTSVILLE: Interior Design … Continue reading
Cheryl’s Studio is a buzz with great finds and great folks for the holiday season! Tweeting now @soulstrongarts #gatewayarts. Follow my travels this weekend online on twitter, my itinerary from my earlier post, This Weekend in the Gateway Arts District! … Continue reading
Such an intimate space, the 39th Street Gallery. Great people, groovy food, gorgeous artwork! Tweeting now @soulstrongarts #gatewayarts. Follow my travels this weekend online on twitter, my itinerary from my earlier post, This Weekend in the Gateway Arts District! SAT … Continue reading
I’m enjoying listening to Courtney Miller Bellairs at the A/Work Gallery in Hyattsville. Her work is a matter of process, idiosyncratic objects, and the stretching statement. I hadn’t known about A/Work Gallery at MS&R Architects in Hyattsville, but am glad … Continue reading
Enjoying the work of Laurie Breen @BusboysandPoets, on exhibition @ArtworksNow in the #GatewayArts District!
Enjoying Laurie’s artist talk amongst the many (upcoming) talks tonight at the Hyattsville Busboys & Poets. Tweeting online at #gatewayarts! Looking forward to more talks, but alas, I have to leave tonight at 6:30 to open the 39th St Gallery … Continue reading
This is great! Watching Cooking With Egg at Pyramid Atlantic, he’s an engaging chef who keeps it real. Great performer who really cares for people and food! This cooking show is LIVE! I’m tweeting live @soulstrongarts with#chefegg as tonight’s hashtag. … Continue reading
Happening Now: "Sacred Reflections" Exhibition by PGAC and the David C Driskell Center Reception & Symposium #davidcdriskell
This exhibit TRANSFORMS. Created by the Prince George’s Arts Council and the David C. Driskell Center for the Study of Visual Art and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora, Sacred Reflections: Creative Visions of Faith in Prince George’s … Continue reading