GALLERY UNDERGROUND in Crystal City
Dates: August 1 – 25, 2017
Reception and Meet the Artists: First Friday: August 4, 5-8PM. Free and open to the public
Focus Gallery – The Arlington Artists Alliance all-media, juried art exhibit: “Around the World” works of art depicting destinations explored~real or imagined~ visited by planes, trains automobiles or one’s imagination!
Juror: Leigh Culver, Ph.D/Art History and President of Potomac Valley Watercolorists http://www.
Main Gallery – “5-Year Anniversary” Celebration/Members’ Show featuring paintings, collage, mixed media, photography, sculpture, matted prints, greeting cards, clay, mosaic, and glass art work, all for sale. Come and party with our artists!
In July of 2012 and in association with the Crystal City Business Improvement District (Crystal City BID), and Vornado, the Arlington Artists Alliance opened its juried members’ gallery, Gallery Underground. The gallery won the Arlington Magazine reader poll in 2015 as “Best Art Gallery” and has been featured twice in Washingtonian Magazine and in Northern Virginia magazine. The gallery maintains a roster of about 40 members working in all media.
Featured Artist of the Month: Wen LePore, is an award winning painter. LePore’s lively landscapes, distinct abstracts and bespoke portraits include oil, acrylic and ink mediums. For more info on LePore, go to: http://www.theartleague.
The Arlington Artists Alliance Gallery
Crystal City Shops
2100 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
Co-directors: Sandi Parker and Jess Mickey
Alliance PR Contact:
Gallery Underground Volunteer Marketing Person/Member
Tom Mulczynski, President
The Arlington Artists Alliance is supported in part by the Arlington Cultural Affairs Division of Arlington Economic Development and the Arlington Commission for the Arts and in part by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. Additionally, Gallery Underground and Studios Underground are supported by Vornado/Charles E. Smith and Crystal City Business Improvement District (CCBID). For more information about the Arlington Artists Alliance members, exhibits, and programs, visit www.arlingtonartistsalliance.org###