Art Scene

Art Scene

<cal2>The Senior Artists Alliance, a group of leading artists, will be exhibiting original paintings and prints at the River Rowad Unitarian Church, 6301 River Rd, Bethesda, through June 30. There will be an opening reception June 12 from 3- 5 p.m. Call 301-656-3430.

Artist Amy Lamb's exhibit of Iris Prints is currently on display through July 31 at the Bethesda North Marriot Hotel and Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda from 9 a.m. -5 p.m. Monday- Friday. Call 301-565-3805.

Rebecca Sugar's Haimovicz Visual Art award-winning work will be on display at the School of Art and Design of Montgomery College, Gudelsky Gallery, 10500 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, from June 13- June 30 from 9 a.m- 5 p.m. Monday— Friday. Call 301-565-3805.

"Braddock's March 1755" exhibit will be on display at the Beall-Dawson House, 103 W. Montgomery Ave., Rockville, Tuesday- Sunday from 12- 4 p.m. through July 3. Admission: $3/ adults; $2/ seniors and students. The exhibit explores the march of General Braddock during the French and Indian War with George Washington as they traveled through Montgomery County. Call 301-762-1492 or visit www.

The Bethesda Painting Awards, a juried competition and exhibition produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District will display the work of the eight finalists at the Fraser Gallery, 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, in an artists reception June 10 and continue to display the works through July 6. Call 301-718-9651 or visit

An exhibition of the Creative Crafts Council is at the first floor galleries and Gudelsky Gallery Suite of the Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockvlle Pike, North Bethesda. Now through July 9. Call 301-581-5108 or visit

The Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery will be open Saturdays and Sundays, through June 19. Free exhibits of emerging artist work and art sales. June 11-12 features Amy Wilson, June 18-19 Don Srull. The Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery is located in Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Opening hours: 12-5 p.m. Call 301-371-5593 or visit

The puppet theater show “Little Red Riding Hood and the 3 Little Pigs” will be playing at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., through June 26. Performances on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Recommended for pre-kindergarteners through adult. Cost: $7. Call 301-320-6668 or visit

Adventure Theatre will play “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” at Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., June 11-26. Performances on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Cost: $7. Call 301-320-5331 or visit

The Senior Artists Alliance will be exhibiting original paintings, prints and sculpture at the Ratner Museum, 10001 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, now through June 14. Gallery hours: Monday-Thursday, 12-4:30 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Call 301-251-4645.

The Lester Horton Dance Theater Collection will be on display at the Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, now through June 30. Featuring a collection of black and white photographs taken in Los Angeles 1937-1956, from the nation’s first inter-cultural theater devoted to dance. For more information, call 301-581-5194.

"The Evocative Surface," works by Douglas Moulden, Steven Dobbin, Karin Birch and Phyllis Jacobs in painting, sculpture and fiber, are on display, through June 28, at Glenview Mansion Art Gallery at Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville. Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., and Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. The opening reception is Sunday, June 5, 1-4 p.m. The artist talk is Thursday, June 16, 7:30 p.m. The guided gallery tour is Friday, June 17, 10 a.m. Free. Public welcome. Call 240-314-8660.

The Bethesda Art Walk allows art lovers to visit downtown Bethesda’s gallery community from 6-9 p.m. on the second Friday of every month. Attendees are invited to delight in the artwork, enjoy free refreshments and shop at interesting and inspiring galleries. For more information, call 301-215-6660. Visit for a list of galleries opening their doors each month.

Creative Partners Gallery, 4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda, will host "The Magic of Fabric," an exhibition of textile art by Leela Cherian, now through July 2, Tuesdays-Saturdays, 12-6 p.m. There will be an artists reception on Friday, June 10, 6-9 p.m. Visit or call 301-738-7842.