Fine Arts

Fine Arts

<cal1>Now Through Dec. 12

<cal2>Faculty Exhibition. Marymount University's Barry Gallery will showcase the work of 11 Marymount faculty artists in the upcoming Fine Art and Graphic Design Faculty Exhibition. Marymount's Barry Gallery is located in the Reinsch Library on the University's Main Campus, 2807 North Glebe Road, Arlington. The Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Contact Judy Bass, the Barry Gallery curator, at 703-284-1561.

<cal1>Now through Dec. 23

<cal2>Artist Jan. E. Moffatt. Featuring the 2010 Blue Door Collection and more. Artist’s reception is Sunday, Nov. 7 from 1-3 p.m. At Art in the Garden at the Historic Manor House, Green Spring Gardens Park, 4603 Green Spring Road, Alexandria. Hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 12 noon-4:30 p.m. Call 703-941-7987, 703-642-5173,

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 28

<cal2>"The Power of Color." A juried show of 2- and 3-dimensional fine art celebrating the qualities of hue and color in affordable, original artwork created by regional artists. Reception on Nov. 13 from 5 to 8 p.m. At Gallery West, 1213 King Street in Old Town Alexandria. Call 703-549-6006 or visit

<cal1>Now Through Dec. 6

<cal2>Photographs by Robert Keating. Free. Photographic Journey Along the C&O Canal. Reception is Thursday, Nov. 11 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. In capturing the 184.5-mile expanse of the C&O Canal, from Georgetown in Washington, D.C., to Cumberland, Md., photographer Robert Keating presents the waterway as a series of local and visually striking panoramas. At The Art League, 105 North Union Street, Alexandria. Call 703-683-1780 or visit

<cal1>Nov. 5 Through Nov. 21

<cal2>Blue: An Interpretation. Meet the artists on Friday, Nov. 5 from 7-10 p.m. Enter the raffle to win a "blue" basket of goodies from local shops and artisans. Assign "Peoples’ Choice" awards to your favorite works! Blue is a Del Ray Artisans all member show giving the artists an opportunity to test their creative genius in depicting what "blue" means to them. www.TheDelRayArtisans or

<cal1>Nov. 7 Through Jan. 8

<cal2>Eat, Pray, Sea. Photographer Pamela Viola’s Solo Show in conjunction with FotoWeek. Offers a unique perspective on the landscapes and cultures of Turkey and Greece. At Buzz, 901 Slaters Lane, Alexandria. Opening reception, Friday, Nov. 12 from 4 p.m.- 7 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public. Call 703-466-0179 or visit

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 7

<cal2>Fall Solos 2010. Featuring the artists Johanna Mueller, Tim Portlock, Matt King, John Henry Blatter, Kathleen Shafer and Joanie Turbek. At the Arlington Arts Center, 3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Contact Jeffry Cudlin, Director of Exhibitions at or call 703-248-6800.

<cal1>Thursday/Nov. 11

<cal2>Second Thursday Art Night. 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Browse open studios, interact with artists and enjoy refreshments. Target Gallery reception from 6:30-8 p.m. for 5x5 Exposed: Small Works in Photography, and hear a gallery talk by juror Kathleen Ewing at 7 p.m. At the Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. Visit; 703-838-4565.

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 14

<cal2>"Carnival of Animals." Free. Potomac Fiber Arts Gallery artists are inspired by wild, domestic and imaginary animals. Jewelry, sculpture, clothing, and wall pieces will be exhibited. At Studio 18 of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 North Union Street in Old Town Alexandria. The gallery is open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., except on Thursdays when it is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 14

<cal2>From Earth to Sky. Artist Janet Gohres displays her stoneware ceramic sculpture. At the Schlesinger Center Margaret W. & Joseph L. Fisher Gallery, Alexandria campus of Northern Virginia Community College, 3001 North Beauregard St., Alexandria. The gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday and during performances.

<cal1>Thursday/Nov. 18

<cal2>Holiday Party Open House. 6 to 9 p.m. Paul McGehee’s Old Town Gallery is celebrating its 32nd anniversary and the release of "Glen Echo Amusement Park — 1954." Meet the artist in person. At 109 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria. Call 703-548-7729 or

<cal1>Now through Nov. 20

<cal2>"On My Vacation — Places Traveled To." 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Springfield Art Guild Art Show. All paintings are for sale. At Goodwin House, 4800 Fillmore Ave. Alexandria. Contact Donnalynne Lefever at 703-644-6677.

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 28

<cal2>"A Sense of Place." Pastel artist Richard Levine exhibits 25 of his major works. Hours are Wednesday through Sunday, noon to 6 p.m. At the Oerth Gallery, 420 S. Washington Street, Alexandria. Call 703-836-3784.

<cal1>Now Through Dec. 31

<cal2>Greg Viggiano Photo Exhibit. The exhibit will showcase local digital photography, the Pentagon Memorial, and other selected images. At Firehook Coffee Shop on Union Street in Old Town Alexandria.