Sunday, January 29, 2012

Discover the Arts in Shaw: Shaw Art Walk to be Held on Februrary 8, 2012

Shaw Art Walk
Shaw Main Streets has announced that a new event, the Shaw Art Walk, will be held on February 8, 2012. (See http://www.shawmainstreets.org/events/shaw_art_walk.)  The Shaw Art Walk will include a guided tour of the Washington Convention Center's $4 million art collection and extended hours at six Shaw art galleries, all adjacent to or within a block of the convention center.

For information on the convention center tour, which begins at 6:30 p.m. (suggested arrival time is 6:15 p.m.), see the previous EastShawDC post at http://eastshawdc.blogspot.com/2012/01/tour-convention-center-art-collection.html.

The list of the art galleries participating in the Shaw Art Walk, all of which will extend their hours until 9:00 p.m., are after the jump.


Galleries participating in the 2012 Shaw Art Walk:

Civilian Art Projects, 1019 7th Street, NW,
http://civilianartprojects.com/


Contemporary Wing, 1250 9th Street, NW, http://contemporarywing.com/

 
Lamont Bishop Gallery, 1314 9th Street, NW,
http://lamontbishop.com/


Long View Gallery, 1234 9th Street, NW, http://www.longviewgallerydc.com/



Maruka Gallery and Boutique, 1300 9th Street, NW,
http://marukadc.com/


 Touchstone Gallery, 901 New York Avenue, NW, http://touchstonegallery.com/


Shaw Main Streets' Shaw Art Walk Press Release

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