In the gallery
In the Gallery:
Moments in Time . . . a very weird time
Online and in the gallery
Through October 18, 2020
This is a time like no other our generation has faced. It is no exaggeration to say that the pandemic has affected every one of us. It has changed how we navigate the most mundane tasks in our lives; in some cases, it may cause long-term change in our social and economic environments. We invite artists to respond to this particular, unique moment.
Five $500 prizes winners were selected by Allison Nance, curator and arts non-profit consultant, at our virtual opening reception. The winners are:
An additional $500 Viewer's Choice prize will be awarded at the end of the exhibition.
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.
Speak Your Truth
Black Lives Matter
Show available online October 1, 2020
Christine Zmuda, Time is a Gift.
Acrylic, charcoal, and oil pastels, 60" x 60"
52 artists were selected to be part of this show that is a time capsule representing a broad spectrum of artists's attempts to reflect the current situation thought their art.