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Category: On Exhibit

Up Close: Local History Vault Treasures
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Up Close: Local History Vault Treasures

Rick Black: Paintings
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Rick Black: Paintings

Luminous, Playful Paintings of Westover On exhibit at the Westover Branch Library, October – November 2014 Rick Black can be spotted taking photographs in and around Arlington and Falls Church, Virginia and Washington, DC. He selects the best of his digital images and turns them into artistic paintings – luminous, colorful, and playful. Westover will […]

Del Ray Artisans: Mixed Media
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Del Ray Artisans: Mixed Media

Art and Story On Exhibit at Shirlington Branch Library, October – November 2014     The artwork displayed in the Shirlington Branch Library in October and November was created by members of the Del Ray Artisans, a nonprofit arts organization based in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria.   The power of art and story is […]

"We Are Arlington" Photographs
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“We Are Arlington” Photographs

Vintage Photos and Famous Portraits On exhibit at the Cherrydale Branch Library, Oct. 8, 2014 – Jan. 5, 2015 Public reception: Wednesday, Oct. 8, 7:00 p.m.   Images from Bill Hamrock’s new book, “We are Arlington,” describe Arlington’s “political, economic and social history.” Want to know how many fans attended the annual “Old Oaken Bucket” […]

Caty Forden: Paintings
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Caty Forden: Paintings

Portraits On exhibit at the Central Library, Oct. 2014   Caty Forden’s artist statement: As a visual artist and art educator working in drawing, painting, and collage, I understand the value of devoting one’s life to art through trial and error. Throughout my painting, whether in a market scene, an urban wasteland, or a portrait, […]

2014 Lego Creations Exhibit and Reception
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2014 Lego Creations Exhibit and Reception

Animals, Robots, Buildings and More! On exhibit at Central Library, the Aurora Hills Branch Library, the Columbia Pike Branch Library and the Westover Branch Library, September 2014.   Builders, families and fans are invited to join us for the LEGO Creations reception at Central on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.  

Anna Schalk: Paintings
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Anna Schalk: Paintings

Inner Journey On exhibit at the Central Library, Sept. 2014 This series by artist Anna Schalk reflects the feelings and emotions she experienced during her husband’s extended illness and death.  Various stages of the grief process are reflected in this exhibit including dark passages of anger and despair. “The Question is the Answer,” reminds Anna that […]

Keith Hans: Photographs
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Keith Hans: Photographs

Images of D-Day On exhibit at the Aurora Hills Branch Library, Sept. – Oct. 2014 Keith Hans is an amateur photographer who has a keen interest in the history of World Two and, in particular, the story of D-Day.  As the son of parents who both fought in and supported the war effort, Keith’s trips […]

Dian McDonald: Photographs
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Dian McDonald: Photographs

Belarus: A Female Perspective On exhibit at Central Library, August -September 2014 Artist Statement:  This exhibit is intended to provide a photographic glimpse into the talents, achievements, beauty, and grace of the female population of Belarus. The photographs span several generations of females and reflect a wide range of backgrounds and interests. The individuals featured […]

Saint Ann Students: Endangered Animal Paintings
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Saint Ann Students: Endangered Animal Paintings

Collaborative Awareness On exhibit at the Central Library, July 2014 Elementary Art students at Saint Ann Catholic School in Arlington were inspired this year to bring awareness to endangered animals through these colorful murals. After learning about many of the beautiful animals on the endangered species list, each class chose an animal, and each student […]