GALLERY UNDERGROUND in Crystal City
4th Annual ARTrageous Silent Auction and Reception: Oct. 6, 6-8pm
To benefit the programs of the Arlington Artists Alliance, artists of all mediums donate work for an exciting and competitive silent auction.
Preview of all artwork for auction Oct. 2-5th from 10am-6pm
View art online at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/126919361@N04/albums/72157682812067744
Focus Gallery Exhibit: Oct. 9-28, The Community Artists Mentoring Program of Arlington Artists Alliance teaches and mentors young adults with developmental disabilities. Four artists demonstrate their gifts in a group show . The artists are Yasmine Iskander, Genna Lagunoff, Sheridan McClure, and Lee Meyer.
Featured Artist of the Month: Judith Gray, presents, “Under Foot-Why Manhole Covers?” Watercolor, pen and ink. Gray’s paintings pay homage to the creativity and imagination of many unknown artists who created these overlooked manhole covers throughout Europe.
Gallery Underground Members are also exhibiting new and original paintings, sculptures, glasswork, mosaic art, jewelry, photographs, mixed media and clay artwork. Also for sale, greeting art cards and matted prints. Members’ work changes monthly so be sure to stop in every month!
Reception: Oct. 13, 5-8 pm
First Fridays: Gallery Underground’s free monthly receptions are part of Crystal City’s Art Underground “First Friday” events where you can also jam at ArtJamz Underground, see what’s happening at TechShop, stroll around Fotowalk exhibits and dine at great restaurants and bars ~ all in walking distance.
Gallery Hours: M-F 10am – 6pm, Saturday 10am – 2pm. Metro accessible. Metered street and garage parking available and are free all day Saturdays and after 4pm on weekdays.
The Arlington Artists Alliance Gallery
Crystal City Shops
2100 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
Gallery co-directors: Sandi Parker and Jessica Mickey
Gallery Underground anchors the visual arts component of Crystal City’s Art Underground, and serves as the main gallery space for the 150-member Arlington Artists Alliance. In addition to its monthly rotating exhibitions, Gallery Underground hosts a variety of community events, like lunchtime paint-ins, monthly Painting Uncorked classes, and dance and musical performances. The gallery has been voted “Best Art Gallery” in Arlington Magazine’s “Best of Arlington” survey, and was selected “Best Gallery, Crystal City” by Washingtonian Magazine.