- The Washington Times - Thursday, January 3, 2008

OPENING

Del Ray Artisans Gallery

2704 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. Noon-4 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays; noon-4 p.m. Sundays. 703/838-4827, www.thedelrayartisans.org

• “Rejected/Accepted.” Multimedia show of top work that hadn’t made it to the gallery walls. Jan. 11-Feb. 3. Reception 7-10 p.m. Jan. 11.

Fairfax Art League Gallery

Second floor, Old Town Hall, University Drive and Main Street, Fairfax. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Thursday. 703/532-2787, www.fairfaxartleague.com

• Jonathan Linton. Guest artist demonstrates portrait painting. Green Acres Community Center, 4401 Sideburn Road, Fairfax. 1 p.m. Jan. 5. Free. Refreshments served.

• “Jackie Granzow.” January Artist of the Month. Jan. 7-Feb. 7. Reception 7-9 p.m. Jan. 7. Free.

Fraser Gallery

7700 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 301/718-9651.

• “Committed.” Drawings by Fiona Foss and mixed media installations by Stephanie Booth and Dawn Gavin explore the obsessive side of creativity. Jan. 11-Feb. 2. Reception 6-9 p.m. Jan. 11.

Gallery Neptune

4901 Cordell Avenue, Bethesda. Noon-7 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. 301/718-0809, www.galleryneptune.com

• “See What You Want to See.” Mark Behme, Ed Bisese, Elaine Langerman, Violetta Manavis. Jan. 5-Feb. 2.

Gallery 10

1519 Connecticut Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Free. 202/232-3326, www.gallery10dc.com

• Sculpture Invitational. Jan. 3-27. Reception 6-8 p.m. Jan. 5.

International Visions, The Gallery

2629 Connecticut Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 202/234-5112, www.inter-visions.com

• Adam Abdalla (Sudan), Stanley Agbontaen (Nigeria), Sokey Edorh (Togo). Jan. 9-Feb. 23. Reception 6:30-9 p.m. Jan. 19.

Watergate Gallery

Watergate Mall, 2552 Virginia Ave. NW. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday or by appointment. 202/338-4488, www.watergategalleryframedesign.com

• “Twelve Painters.” Works ranging from landscapes to abstractions by Linda Bankerd, Eva Jacob, Jill Cantrill, Francisca Kan, Beth Cartland, Joan Kennedy, Lee Casey, Rose Nygaard, Helen Daniel, Anna Otchin, Merilyn Beyrer Dean, June Shadoan. Jan. 15-Feb. 28. Reception 5-8 p.m. Jan. 19.

Waverly Street Gallery (formerly Creative Partners Gallery)

4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 301/951-9441, www.waverlystreetgallery.com

• Stitched. Fiber Vessels by Maria Simonsson and New Work by Gallery Artists. Jan. 8-Feb. 2. Reception 6-9 p.m. Jan. 11.

CONTINUING

Aaron Gallery

1717 Connecticut Ave. NW. 11 a.m. -6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday. 202/234-3311.

Alex Gallery

2106 R St. NW. 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday or by appointment. 202/667-2599.

Ann Loeb Bronfman Gallery

1529 16th St. NW. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday. Closed on Jewish holidays. Free. 202/777-3208.

Artfx Gallery

3 Church Circle, Annapolis. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. first Sunday of each month. Closed Monday. 410/990-4540.

The Art League Gallery

105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; noon-5 p.m. Sundays. Free and open to the public. 703/683-1780, www.theartleague.org

• “Dark Matters”: Introspective black-and-white photography by Frank Fierstein. Through Jan. 7.

Art Whino

717 N. Saint Asaph St., Alexandria. Noon-6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday. 703/462-4135, www.artwhino.com

• Justin Lovato: Solo Show. Paintings inspired by street art and fantasy. Through Jan. 6.

• Collaboration featuring 20 new artists: Through Jan. 6.

The Athenaeum

201 Prince St., Alexandria. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday. 703/548-0035, nvfaa.org

• “Wild Imaginations: Works of Six Self-Taught Artists From the American South.” Works by Howard Finster, James Harold Jennings, Nellie Mae Rowe, James Arthur Snipes, Jimmy Lee Sudduth, Mose Tolliver. Through Jan. 27.

Bethesda Art Walk

Meet at Bethesda Metro Center, Old Georgetown Road and Wisconsin Avenue. 301/215-6660 or bethesda.org.

• Bethesda Circulator tours stop at 13 galleries and studios 6-9 p.m. second Friday of each month. Free.

District Fine Arts Gallery

1639 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/328-9100, dfaonline.com

• “Hit Me With Music.” Paintings, photographs and sculpture by Leon Armour Jr., Ken Butler, Chester Simpson, Leah Tinari. Through Feb. 2.

Federal Reserve Board

Marriner S. Eccles Building, 20th Street off Constitution Avenue NW. 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays except federal holidays. 24-hour advance registration required. 202/452-3778.

• “Contemporary Turkish Painting From the Art Collection of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey.” Thirty modern and contemporary artworks by 24 Turkish artists explore the revolution in Turkish arts since the founding of the new republic in 1923. Through Jan. 18.

Fraser Gallery

7700 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 301/718-9651, www.thefrasergallery.com

• “Land.” Group show of contemporary landscape photography. Through Jan. 5.

Gallery A

2106 R St. NW. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/667-2599, www.alexgalleries.com/agallery.html

Gallery Neptune

4901 Cordell Avenue, Bethesda. Noon-7 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. 301/718-0809, www.galleryneptune.com

Galerie Lareuse

2820 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 202/333-1505.

• Limited edition, original lithographs and etchings by Picasso, Matisse, Miro, Chagall, Dali and many others.

Govinda Gallery

1227 34 St. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/333-1180, www.govindagallery.com

Inter-American Development Bank

Cultural Center, 1300 New York Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free. 202/623-3774.

• “Artful Diplomacy: Art as Latin America’s Ambassador in Washington, D.C.” Latin American art owned by embassies and government delegations. Through Jan. 30.

International Visions, the Gallery

2629 Connecticut Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 202/234-5112, www.inter-visions.com

Meridian International Center

Cafritz Galleries, White-Meyer House, 1624 Crescent Place NW. 2-5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. 202/667-6800, www.meridian.org

• “Life at the Edge: The Big Thaw.” Fifty photographs by National Geographic photographers that depict the effects of global warming on the polar regions. Through Jan. 20. Free.

Multiple Exposures Gallery

Torpedo Factory, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. 703/683-2205, www.torpedofactory.org/galleries/multiple_exposures.htm

• New Members, New Visions. Work of Min Enghauser, M. Scott Mahaskey, Susan Meyers, Louise Noakes. Through Jan. 7.

Pensler Galleries

2029 Q St. NW. 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/328-9190.

• “19th and 20th Century American and European Masters.” Continues indefinitely.

Randall Scott Gallery

1312 14th St. NW. 202/332-0806.

• Margo Quan Knight: Intervals.

S. Dillon Ripley Center

International Gallery, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily except Dec. 25. 202/633-1000, www.si.edu/visit/whatsnew/Ripley.asp

• “Cases: Mexican Folk Art From the Collection of Fomento Cultural Banamex.” The work of master artisans representing urban, rural and indigenous communities across Mexico. Through Jan. 27.

• Mexican Treasures of the Smithsonian. Art and artifacts in the Smithsonian’s collections, ranging from pre-Columbian indigenous objects to contemporary artworks. Through Jan. 27.

• “Worthy of the Nation: The Planning of Washington, D.C., from L’Enfant to the National Capital Planning Commission.” Approximately 75 photographs and illustrations that depict the challenges associated with planning Washington, D.C. Through Feb. 14.

• “Graphic Eloquence: Limited-Edition Prints From the Smithsonian Associates Art Collectors Program.” Permanent.

Scope Gallery

Torpedo Factory, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. second Thursday of the month for Torpedo Factory Art Nights. 703/548-6288, www.torpedofactory.org/galleries/scope.htm

Sixth & I Historic Synagogue

Moses Social Hall, 600 I St. NW. Noon-3 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays. 202/789-0900 www.sixthandi.org

• “Jewish Washington: Scrapbook of an American Community.” Chronicling the history of the Washington area”s Jewish community from 1795 to the present. Through Jan. 31.

TaBois-Bonhomme Galerie d’Art

1800 Old Meadow Road, Suite 113, McLean. Noon-5 p.m. Saturday; 7:30-10:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and by appointment. 703/442-7588, www.ctabois.com

Target Gallery

Torpedo Factory, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703/838-4565.

• “Molded Earth: New Trends in Contemporary Ceramics.” Twenty works by 18 artists, including five from the Washington area. Through Jan. 20.

Torpedo Factory Art Center

105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703/838-4565, www.torpedofactory.org

Touchstone Gallery

406 Seventh St. NW, second floor. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday. 202/347-2787, www.touchstonegallery.com

• “The Ubiquitous.” Work by Neal Hutchko. Through Jan. 5.

Waverly Street Gallery (formerly Creative Partners Gallery)

4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 301/951-9441, www.waverlystreetgallery.com

• The 2007 Holiday Show. Ceramics, jewelry, paintings, photographs and sculpture by gallery artists. Through Jan. 5.

Zenith Gallery

413 Seventh St. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday. 202/783-2963, www.zenithgallery.com

• “Lowcountry: Art of South Carolina.” Works depicting the Gullah and African-American culture of the South Carolina Lowcountry, by Jonathan Green, Leo Twiggs, Diane Dunham, Cassandra Gillens, Susan Graber, Arianne King Comer, Herman Leonhardt, Marguerite Middleton, Jane Spratt. Through Jan. 6.

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