ARTS & THEATRE
The Katibeh Art Center, established to exhibit, sell, teach and promote Middle Eastern Art, is now home to the vision of Iranian artist, Ebrahim Emad. Mr. Emad is a highly trained artist and a proponent of art as the connecting bridge between cultures for a beautiful expression of the depths of human emotion and experience. […]
Rajendra K.C. is a modest man who allows his brushes to deliver most of his expression. An outdoor or “plein air” watercolorist, he can be found at the Falls Church Farmers Market many Saturdays during the year or at many other locations around town. Wherever he paints, a crowd gathers to admire his craft.
One of the favorite events of many in the Northern Virginia art community is the Great Falls Studio Tour, which will be held Oct. 14-16, featuring 59 artists representing a wide variety of artistic genres including oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel and mixed media.
While the Vienna Arts Society looks for a new space this summer, it will continue to exhibit some of the area’s finest artists. For example, Vienna’s own Rita Bentley will be exhibiting “Revisiting Europe” this May, featuring a series of 5-6 paintings in which the artist recalls her memories from past voyages.
Have you ever dreamed about altering reality at will? If so, you’ll want to head to Tysons Corner this summer as that’s the theme of Cirque du Soleil’s latest extravaganza, “KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities,” which will will premiere under the iconic blue-and-yellow Big Top at Lerner Town Square at Tysons II from July 21 […]
When Hillary Steel first took a weaving class in college, she had a strong reaction to it: “I hated it,” she recalls. “But I went back to it and once I started learning it, it was something I gravitated towards.” Today, Steel specializes in weaving and resist dyeing, incorporating ikat and shibori (jaspe and amarras) […]
The internationally acclaimed Lawrence Atoigue, known as Naturel in the art community, has been working on a 20 foot by 78 foot mural that will be a focal point for the Silver Line Metro Station. And while snow has slowed him down a little, the project is expected to be complete by the time this […]