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Arts Calendar in Alexandria

Hot music, cool shows, and a world of culture to experience - welcome to the Arts in Alexandria Calendar. Discover a variety of festivals, glimpse intimate shows and explore nationally recognized venues in town. Search the site for any arts interest, from free events to highly sought-after tickets. There's always something happening, and much to experience with Alexandria's art scene.

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Featured Events

Happening This Month

Chamber Music Concert with the Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic

  • August 31, 2014
  • Times: Sunday, 3 p.m.
  • Admission: Free, donations accepted
  • The Lyceum, 201 South Washington Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-799-8229
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Chamber Music Concert with the Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic

Pianist Thomas Pandolfi: Music by Chopin (2 polonaises, 2 Etudes, Nocturne and Fantasy-Impromptu) and Gershwin (Improvisation on Three Gershwin Songs, Rhapsody in Blue)

On-Going Events

Jewelry Making Classes at The Potomac Bead Company

  • August 30, 2014 to August 31, 2014 (Every Sunday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 5-7 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, Classes All Day on Weekends
  • Venue: Potomac Bead Company
  • Admission: $22 - $26
  • 1104 King Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-299-8730
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Jewelry Making Classes at The Potomac Bead Company

The Potomac Bead Company offers over 30 different jewelry making classes. Learn how to design and handcraft a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry in a friendly setting. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced ... Learn More

’Scapes

  • August 30, 2014 to September 08, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: Gallery Hours: Monday–Saturday: 10:00 am–6:00 pm, Thursday: 10:00 am–9:00 pm, Sunday: 12:00 noon–6:00 pm
  • Venue: Art League, Inc.
  • Admission: Free
  • 105 N. Union St.
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1780
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The Art League's annual juried exhibit of (land)scape art in all media. Juror: Olivia Kohler-Maga. Image: DC View With Fire Escape (detail) by Mike Francis

Structures: Sculpture at The Art League

  • August 30, 2014 to September 08, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: Gallery Hours: Monday–Saturday: 10:00 am–6:00 pm, Thursday: 10:00 am–9:00 pm, Sunday: 12:00 noon–6:00 pm
  • Venue: Art League, Inc.
  • Admission: Free
  • 105 N. Union St.
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1780
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A juried exhibit of sculpture and 3-D artwork by Art League artists.

Influence & Inspiration: The Art League Faculty Celebrates 60 Years

  • August 30, 2014 to September 21, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: Exhibit hours: Thursday & Friday: 12:00 noon–4:00 pm; Saturday: 1:00–4:00 pm; Sunday: 12:00 noon–4:00 pm; Closed Monday–Wednesday
  • Venue: Art League, Inc.
  • Admission: Free
  • 201 Prince Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1780
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From some of the founding artists of the Washington Color School movement to some of the greatest representational painters today, many of the regions most notable artists have taught at The Art ... Learn More

Steven Walls: Transient States

Steven Walls: Transient States

North Carolina based Steven Walls' large-scale figurative paintings depict the states between visual perception, memory, waking life and dreams.

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