Free

Purple Reign Art Show

Gallery Underground
Thru Fri, March 31

During March, Gallery Underground features “Purple Reign,” an all-media show devoted ...

Artomatic: Learn How to Use Canva

Artomatic
Thu, March 30

Want to learn how to create marketing graphics of your artwork for Social Media, digital or print...

Artomatic: Use Your Cell Phone to Photograph Your Art

Artomatic
Thu, March 30

Want to know how to get better photos with your Iphone?Well don’t miss this one hour sessio...

Artomatic: Workshop Leaders for The Writer’s Center

Artomatic
Thu, March 30

Leslie Pietrzyk (Nonfiction) Lucian Mattison (Poetry), Workshop Leaders from The Writer’s C...

Artomatic: Clip N Sip Happy Hours – Mini-Masterpieces

Artomatic
Thru Thu, April 27

Clip your way to take-away pieces of collage art and other projects at Artomatic Clip & Sips....

ArtFest Week 2017

Fort C.F. Smith Park
Fri, March 31 thru Fri, April 7

The 14th annual ArtFest Week is almost here! Come take part in this popular week-long celebration...

Artomatic: Costumed Open Drawing

Artomatic
Sat, April 1

Draw from a costumed model every Saturday at Artomatic from 3/25-5/6.

Artomatic: Reading and Discussion, We All Scream: The Fall of the Gifford’s Ice Cream Empire

Artomatic
Sat, April 1

Andrew Gifford reads from his new memoir, We All Scream: The Fall of the Gifford’s Ice Crea...

Artomatic: The Feldenkrais Method

Artomatic
Sat, April 1

The Feldenkrais Method® is a unique approach to human development that uses a combination of ...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Sat, April 1

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

Artomatic: 2017 Community Weave Kick-Off

Artomatic
Sun, April 2

Please join Thalia Doukas at the coat rack loom on the 3rd floor – space 3-512. Materials w...

Artomatic: Artomatic Children’s Day

Artomatic
Sun, April 2

Join Artomatic Artists for 2017 Children’s Day.

Artomatic: Cell Phone Photography for Kids

Artomatic
Sun, April 2
RSVP

Presented by Rob Arnold of Realistic Art Photography, this interactive workshop will give kids a ...

Artomatic: Children’s Art Mural

Artomatic
Sun, April 2

Help artist Christopher Hoppe create a beautiful mural at Artomatic on Children’s Day!Child...

Artomatic: Magician!

Artomatic
Sun, April 2

Join Matt Neufeld as he performs magic for kids and adults throughout Artomatic!

Artomatic: Public Speaking for Children

Artomatic
Sun, April 2

This important skill will prepare the young people to tap into their potential and help with scho...

Crescendo Concert

The Jefferson
Sun, April 2

The talented youth musicians who make up Crescendo will present a concert as a part of the Arling...

Sigworks: The Reapers on Woodbrook Avenue

Signature Theatre
Mon, April 3

Spanning three decades, The Reapers on Woodbrook Avenue ushers us into the world of the Reapers, ...

Divine Light: Solo Show by Laura Clerici

Gallery Underground
Mon, April 3 thru Fri, April 28

During April, Gallery Underground features the fascinating art of Laura Clerici in “Divine ...

Artomatic: Figure Drawing Sessions

Artomatic
Wed, April 5

Join artists and novices to draw from a nude figure model. Attendees must be 18+ or accompanied b...

Artomatic: Monkeys with Typewriters Write-In

Artomatic
Wed, April 5

Come meet us for an evening of writing and creating! Bring whatever project you’re working ...

Artomatic: Prose/Poetry Open Mic

Artomatic
Wed, April 5

Writers, this is your chance to shine. Bring your best stories, poems, essays, etc, and hear what...

Art On The ART Bus with Negar Ahkami: Meet the Artist

Courthouse Plaza
Thu, April 6

Art on the ART Bus is a public Arlington Transit bus specially-outfitted as a mobile gallery that...

Artomatic: Learn About The Healing Benefits of Reiki

Artomatic
Thu, April 6

Join Reiki Master Lisa Wood, of  Path Ascender, in an informative and enlightening discussio...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Thu, April 6

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

Global-Phonic Music Series 2017: Cambalache

Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre
Thu, April 6
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NPR’s All Things Considered proclaimed Cambalache's music to be “a part of the regula...

Inside Signature: Morgan Keene

Signature Theatre
Thu, April 6

Signature newcomer Morgan Keene, who most recently starred as Katherine Plumber in the first Nati...

The Poet is IN: Westover

Westover Library
Thu, April 6 thru Thu, April 13

Returning in celebration of National Poetry Month, Arlington's popular ''The Poet is IN'' pop-up ...

Divine Light Solo Show by Laura Clerici

Gallery Underground
Fri, April 7

Please join us at the Opening Reception for ''Divine Light,'' featuring the fascinating art of La...

Arlington Poetry Fest

Arlington Central Library
Sat, April 8

Celebrate National Poetry Month with performances by Christylez Bacon, Arlington Poet Laureate Ka...

Artomatic: An Evening of Humorous Readings

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Do you love reading the funny things you find in McSweeney’s “Shouts and Murmurs,&rdq...

Artomatic: Costumed Open Drawing

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Draw from a costumed model every Saturday at Artomatic from 3/25-5/6.

Artomatic: Magician!

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Join Matt Neufeld as he performs magic for kids and adults throughout Artomatic!

Artomatic: Meet the Artists Night I

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Meet Artomatic artists.

Artomatic: Poetry Reading – Elizabeth Hazen and Rose Solari

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Rose Solari’s latest poetry collection, The Last Girl, “sweeps the reader from dark t...

Artomatic: Story District’s Storytelling Flash Class

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Look at your past in a new way, find the funny in your life experiences, command an audience, ove...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Sat, April 8

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

Spring SOLOS 2017: Opening Reception

Arlington Arts Center
Sat, April 8

The Spring edition of our semi-annual SOLOS exhibition features seven of the best contemporary ar...

The Poet is IN: Arlington Poetry Fest

Arlington Central Library
Sat, April 8

Returning in celebration of National Poetry Month, Arlington's popular ''The Poet is IN'' pop-up ...

Spring SOLOS 2017

Arlington Arts Center
Sat, April 8 thru Sun, June 11

The Spring edition of our semi-annual SOLOS exhibition features seven of the best contemporary ar...

Artomatic: The Feldenkrais Method

Artomatic
Sun, April 9

The Feldenkrais Method® is a unique approach to human development that uses a combination of ...

Artomatic: Your Ally Within: A Creative Affirmations Workshop

Artomatic
Sun, April 9

Affirmations can help! Positive affirmation are great messages to have around an art studio or of...

MOVING WORDS Poetry Contest Winners' Reading

Iota Club and Cafe
Sun, April 9

Join the six winners of the 2017 MOVING WORDS Poetry Competition as they read their winning work ...

Artomatic: DC Drink N Draw

Artomatic
Wed, April 12

Grab your pens, paints, markers, paper, etc. and join DC Drink & Draw for some community dood...

Artomatic: Figure Drawing Sessions

Artomatic
Wed, April 12

Join artists and novices to draw from a nude figure model. Attendees must be 18+ or accompanied b...

Artomatic: Monkeys with Typewriters Write-In

Artomatic
Wed, April 12

Come meet us for an evening of writing and creating! Bring whatever project you’re working ...

Artomatic: Prose/Poetry Open Mic

Artomatic
Wed, April 12

Writers, this is your chance to shine. Bring your best stories, poems, essays, etc, and hear what...

Artomatic: Workshop Leaders for The Writer’s Center

Artomatic
Thu, April 13

Brenda Clough (Fiction) Canden Webb (Poetry), Workshop Leaders from The Writer’s Center, wi...

Nature’s Grasp: A Printmaking Portfolio Exhibition

Lee Arts Center
Thu, April 13 thru Wed, May 31

Nature's Grasp, features works inspired by man’s eternal struggle with the natural world an...

Artomatic: Soulful Marketing for Creative Entrepreneurs

Artomatic
Fri, April 14

During this interactive session, award-winning published author Mia Zachary will guide you throug...

Artomatic: Soulful Marketing for Creative Entrepreneurs

Artomatic
Fri, April 14

During this interactive session, award-winning published author Mia Zachary will guide you throug...

Artomatic: Costumed Open Drawing

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Draw from a costumed model every Saturday at Artomatic from 3/25-5/6.

Artomatic: District Lit Happy Hour

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Bring your poems and join District Lit and Redux for a happy hour to celebrate the DC-area poetry...

Artomatic: District Lit Open Mic

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Bring your poems to help District Lit and Redux celebrate our poetry scene! After the scheduled r...

Artomatic: District Lit Reading

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Join District Lit and Redux for a reading to celebrate our poetry scene! Featured readers include...

Artomatic: District Lit Social Hour

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

If you miss the reading at 7:00 pm and the open mic at 8:00 pm, there’s still time to come ...

Artomatic: Free Poetry Workshop

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Author Lucian Mattison leads this one day free workshop sponsored by The Writer’s Center.

Artomatic: Peculiarity Productions

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to experience a video game in real life? 8 Bit Circu...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Sat, April 15

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

Nature’s Grasp: A Printmaking Porfolio - Opening Recepetion

Lee Arts Center
Sat, April 15

Featuring works inspired by man’s eternal struggle with the natural world and his place wit...

Artomatic: Silk Painting for Adults

Artomatic
Sun, April 16

This art form is transformative! If you never picked up a brush and wistfully looked at art from ...

Artomatic: The Feldenkrais Method

Artomatic
Sun, April 16

The Feldenkrais Method® is a unique approach to human development that uses a combination of ...

Artomatic: Monkeys with Typewriters Write-In

Artomatic
Wed, April 19

Come meet us for an evening of writing and creating! Bring whatever project you’re working ...

Artomatic: Prose/Poetry Open Mic

Artomatic
Wed, April 19

Writers, this is your chance to shine. Bring your best stories, poems, essays, etc, and hear what...

Artomatic: Story District’s Storytelling Flash Class

Artomatic
Wed, April 19

Look at your past in a new way, find the funny in your life experiences, command an audience, ove...

Artomatic: Costumed Open Drawing

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

Draw from a costumed model every Saturday at Artomatic from 3/25-5/6.

Artomatic: Interactive Art Tour

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

Join a tour around Artomatic to visit artist spaces that incorporate participatory activities int...

Artomatic: Let the Rhythm Change You (Presentation and Performance)

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

A discussion panel on publishing with small presses with Andrew Gifford (Santa Fe Writers Project...

Artomatic: Mommy/Daddy and Me Collage: Shapes and Colors

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

Children with parents are welcome to bring their imagination to create an abstract paper collage ...

Artomatic: Publishing with Small Presses: A Panel with Andrew Gifford, Rose Solari, and Richard Peabody

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

A discussion panel on publishing with small presses with Andrew Gifford (Santa Fe Writers Project...

Artomatic: The Feldenkrais Method

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

The Feldenkrais Method® is a unique approach to human development that uses a combination of ...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Sat, April 22

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

The Poet is IN: Columbia Pike

Columbia Pike Branch Library
Sat, April 22 thru Sat, April 29

Returning in celebration of National Poetry Month, Arlington's popular ''The Poet is IN'' pop-up ...

Artomatic: Monkeys with Typewriters Write-In

Artomatic
Sun, April 23

Are you a writer who just needs to sit down and get writing? Join us for a series of short writin...

The Poet is IN: Columbia Pike Farmer's Market

Columbia Pike Farmers Market
Sun, April 23 thru Sun, April 30

Returning in celebration of National Poetry Month, Arlington's popular ''The Poet is IN'' pop-up ...

Artomatic: Monkeys with Typewriters Write-In

Artomatic
Wed, April 26

Come meet us for an evening of writing and creating! Bring whatever project you’re working ...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Thu, April 27

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

Artomatic: Character Building in Fantasy

Artomatic
Sat, April 29

Worldbuilding is fun, but someone’s got to live in that world, and compelling characters wi...

Artomatic: Costumed Open Drawing

Artomatic
Sat, April 29

Draw from a costumed model every Saturday at Artomatic from 3/25-5/6.

Artomatic: Magician!

Artomatic
Sat, April 29

Join Matt Neufeld as he performs magic for kids and adults throughout Artomatic!

Artomatic: Meet the Artists Night II

Artomatic
Sat, April 29

Meet Artomatic artists.

Artomatic: Public Speaking for Adults

Artomatic
Sat, April 29

It is a lifelong valuable skill. It can be used in regular speech as well as for professional pre...

Artomatic: WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series

Artomatic
Sat, April 29

Attend the WALA “Artists in the Reframed Space” Legal Education Series @ Artomatic in...

Artomatic: Creative Grassroots Activism with Indivisible

Artomatic
Sun, April 30

The Indivisible – Virginia 8th District group will host an interactive, fun event during Ar...

Artomatic: Mana Prima Painting with Donnalynne Lefever

Artomatic
Sun, April 30

Mana Prima is a continuous painting with your hands as brushes using powdered pigment (usually ti...

Artomatic: The Feldenkrais Method

Artomatic
Sun, April 30

The Feldenkrais Method® is a unique approach to human development that uses a combination of ...

Artomatic: Prose/Poetry Open Mic

Artomatic
Wed, May 3

Writers, this is your chance to shine. Bring your best stories, poems, essays, etc, and hear what...

Artomatic: Artomatic 2017 Closing Night

Artomatic
Sat, May 6

The closing night ceremony for Artomatic.

Artomatic: Costumed Open Drawing

Artomatic
Sat, May 6

Draw from a costumed model every Saturday at Artomatic from 3/25-5/6.

Artomatic: Hear Us Roar: Arlington’s Young Poets Take the Stage

Artomatic
Sat, May 6

Arlington Poet Laureate Katherine E. Young introduces and hosts a performance by Arlington’...

Artomatic: Magician!

Artomatic
Sat, May 6

Join Matt Neufeld as he performs magic for kids and adults throughout Artomatic!
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