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In the gallery

In the Gallery: 

Michael Spears

Visual Music: Rhythm and Melody

January 14 — February 21, 2021

Michael Spears, Kind of Black, 48" x 48", oil on canvas, 2020

This exhibition features Kind of Black, Michael Spears' most recent work that intertwines reflections on both the Black Lives Matter movement and jazz. Also included are works from his series on the influence of religion in Rhythm and Blues during the 60’s and 70’s. 

201 Prince Street

Alexandria, VA 22314


The gallery is open Thursday through Sunday, from noon to four each day.

The Athenaeum will be participating in the ALX Promise following the health and safety guidelines outlined by the Alexandria Health Department, Commonwealth of Virginia and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More information on the ALX Promise can be found here.


Next in the gallery:


Phillip Livingston

Family Ghosts and Other Strangers

February 25 — April 4, 2021

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Michael Spears, Opus 1, 40" x 40", oil on canvas, 2017

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Alexandria, VA  22314   703-548-0035

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