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Fine Arts

<cal1>Oct. 30 – Dec. 5

<cal2>Gabriela Bulisova: The Option of Last Resort-Iraqi Refugees in the United States. Photoworks, Glen Echo Park’s resident photography studio and teaching facility, presents works by Gabriela Bulisova, a documentary photographer from the former Czechoslovakia. In the Photoworks Gallery, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Open Saturdays, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays and Mondays, 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Call 301-634 -2274 or visit glenechophotoworks.org.

<cal1>Oct. 30 - 31

<cal2>"Faces of the Future." High School Portfolio Class Show. 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Yellow Barn Studio instructor and artist Glen Kessler presents work from last year’s three sessions of the ‘High School Scholarship Class.’ Exhibitors participated in the Yellow Barn’s High School Scholarship Class during the 2009-10 school year. The students’ tuition as well as this exhibition are funded by a generous gift from Friend of The Yellow Barn, Carol Berman. Mrs. Berman will be honored at the artists’ reception. A reception for the artists is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 31 from 3 to 5 p.m. At the Yellow Barn Gallery, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Call 301-371-5593 or visit yellowbarnstudio.com.

<cal1>Now Through Oct. 31

<cal2>Paintings by Robinwyn Lewis. As Resident Artist in the Yellow Barn Studio at Glen Echo Park, Ms. Lewis will bring her Chautauqua sensibilities and display her art and greet visitors five days a week — Wednesday and Thursday from 10 to 3 p.m., Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 to 7 p.m. Glen Echo Park is located at 7300 MacArthur Boulevard. Visit www.robinwyn.com.

<cal1>Now Through Oct. 31

<cal2>Four Vibrant Visions. Free admission. Artists David Cochran, Gavin Glakas, Donna Golden, and Matthew Johnston. Museum hours are Sundays 10-4:30 p.m.; Mondays through Thursdays, noon to 4 p.m. At the Dennis and Phillip Ratner Museum, 10001 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Call 301-897-1518.

<cal1>Nov. 1 to Dec. 20

<cal2>"Fabric: On and Off the Wall." An exhibit by Bethesda artist Dominie Nash and Alexandria artist Anne Buchal. Artists’ reception Sunday, Nov. 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. At Gallery Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac. Call 301-299-7087.

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 2

<cal2>Potomac Artists Exhibit. Anna Shuman's paintings are focused on Flowers and Figures. Irene Glaser's paintings are focused on Multiples, four or five paintings joined together to form a unique whole. The other artists in this exhibit include Susan Stregack and Rollin Frasier (Photography) and Bill Moore and Judy Sutton Moore (Sculpture). At The Glenview Mansion Art Gallery, Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville. Call 240-314-8682 or 240-314-8660.

<cal1>Nov. 3-29

<cal2>Four Printmakers. Lila Oliver Asher, Phyllis Cohen, Joseph Craig English and Liz Wolf. Meet the Artists Reception is Sunday, Nov. 7 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Free admission. At the Dennis and Phillip Ratner Museum, 10001 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Call 301-897-1518.

<cal1>Now through Nov. 6

<cal2>Western Landscape: Abstraction Squared. Paintings by Mina Oka Hanig and New Work by Gallery Artists. Hanig’s paintings consist of small squares, creating a mosaic-like effect, establishing unexpected visual rhythms. At the Waverly Street. Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 12 – 6 p.m. Call 301-951-9441 or visit waverlystreetgallery.com.

<cal1>Saturday/Nov. 6

<cal2>Night Shooting. 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. An evening of night portrait photography led by documentary photographer and author, Frank Van Riper. Cost is $25 (includes $10 FotoWeek entry fee and light refreshments). At Photoworks, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Contact kwkeating@comcast.net for registration and information.

<cal1>Nov. 6-7

<cal2>Inspiration: An exhibit of watercolor paintings by artists recently studying with Rachel Collins. Artist reception: Saturday, Nov. 6 from 4-6 p.m. Gallery Hours: Saturday, Nov. 6 from 12 noon to 6 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 7 from 12 noon to 5 p.m. At the Yellow Barn Gallery, Glen Echo Park , 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Call 703-838-9695.

<cal1>Nov. 9 to Dec. 4

<cal2>Elsewhere. Photographs by Richard Lasner and New Work by Gallery Artists. The artist presents new photographs from Italy as well as from several other locations, including Croatia, the Czech Republic, Cambodia, Montenegro, Vietnam, New Zealand, Bosnia, and the Berkshire Mountains in Massachusetts. Reception is Friday, Nov. 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday 12 – 6 p.m. At Waverly Street Gallery, 4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Call 301-951-9441. Visit waverlystreetgallery.com

<cal1>Nov. 13-14

<cal2>Opposites Attract. Drawings by artist Jan Rowland and paintings by Ursula Hermann. Saturday, Nov. 13 from noon to 8 p.m.; reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 14 from noon to 5 p.m. At the Yellow Barn Gallery, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo Park.

<cal1>Nov. 20-21

<cal2>Abstract Art by Audrey Salkind and Handmade Jewelry by Tracy Rohr. Presented by the Yellow Barn Gallery at Glen Echo Park. Gallery hours are Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. At the Yellow Barn Gallery, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo.

<cal1>Now Through Nov. 28

<cal2>Autumn Equinox. Featuring works by Rosetta DeBerardinis, Joan Konkel, Barbara Liotta, Carol Newmyer, Anita Philyaw, Ellen Sinel, Paula Stern, Joyce Wellman, and Paul Martin Wolff. Presented by Zenith Gallery, on the second level next to Embassy Suites Hotel, at the Chevy Chase Pavilion, 5335 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Chevy Chase. Call 202-783-2963 art@zenithgallery.com or visit www.zenithgallery.com.