7/24/20 | Join the James Renwick Alliance as we highlight select artists from ArtOMatic 2.0 for their excellence in the craft field. Awards will not be announced ahead of time, so tune in to find out who won!
FEATURING Amos Paul Kennedy Jr.
FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2020 | 10AM - 11AM
Free and open to the public
hosted on zoom
July 17, 2020 |
The James Renwick Alliance and Arlington Arts partner to host Coffee & Conversation with printer Amos Paul Kennedy Jr. Mr. Kennedy is currently a visiting artist with Arlington Arts, where he is bringing awareness to Arlington’s civil rights history with a focus on the 60th anniversary of the desegregation of Stratford Junior High School last year and the 60th anniversary of the lunch counter sit-ins this year.
FIBER ARTS TOUR IN HARRISONBURG, VA
SATURDAY, JUNE 13, 2020
10:00 AM- 6:00 PM
$125 MEMBERS | $175 NON-MEMBERS Pick-up/Drop-off: James Renwick Alliance, 5335 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, 20015
JUN 13, 2020 | Join the JRA for a full day trip to Harrisonburg, VA including stops at the Virginia Quilt Museum to see No Fabric / No Rules and James Madison University gallery to see the Southeast Fibers Educators Association exhibition In Flux.
DISTINGUISHED ARTIST SERIES
WITH KATE KRETZ
MAY 16-17, 2020
MAY 16 - 17, 2020 |
Local political and conceptual artist Kate Kretz is featured in the JRA Distinguished Artist Series.
Saturday, May 9 | 9:30am - 12:00pm
$50 members | $60 non-members $175 for all 4 workshops, members only
Sunday, May 10 | 2pm - 3pm
American University Katzen Arts Center
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC
A CONVERSATION WITH MARY SAVIG
FRIDAY, MAY 15, 2020 | 10AM - 11AM
ONLINE ZOOM PRESENTATION
May 15, 2020 |
Meet Mary Savig, the Lloyd Herman Curator of Craft at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Savig joined the Renwick Gallery staff in January. She was the curator of manuscripts at the Smithsonian Archives of American Art from 2013 - 2018. During our talk we'll learn about her background in the field and her current projects including an exhibit entitled "Subversive, Skilled, Sublime: Fiber Art by Women" that opens early 2021.