Fine Arts

Fine Arts

<cal1>Saturday/Feb. 26

<cal2>Instructors Open House. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Enjoy an opportunity to see the members of the Yellow Barn Studio faculty in action. With Walt Bartman, Rachel Collins and Jackie Jouvenal. At the Yellow Barn Studio, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Visit or call 301-371-5593.

<cal1>March 2-28

<cal2>Metal Magic. Copper, steel, metal wall sculptures. With artists Susana Garten, David Hubbard, Brian Jerome Murphy, Marla Rudnick and Elizabeth Steel. A reception to meet the artists on Sunday, March 6 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. At The Dennis and Phillip Ratner Museum, 10001 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Call 301-897-1518.

<cal1>March 8 to April 2

<cal2>International Symmetry. Photographs by Don Bandler and New Work by Gallery Artists. Artist’s Reception is Friday, March 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. At Waverly Street Gallery, 4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Call 301-951-9441 or visit

<cal1>April 21 to May 19

<cal2>Artist Mark Lovett. Selected into the juried show, The First Annual Scottsdale Salon of Fine Arts, hosted by the Legacy Gallery. Mark Lovett Studio, 4 Echo Court, Potomac. Visit

<cal1>Now Through March 5

<cal2>"Touch of Love." Exhibit9 Gallery’s collection of paintings, photographs, prints, jewelry and more. With artists Fataneh Dadkhah (photography), Parisa Faghih (painting and children's book author), Elizabeth Grusin-Howe (print maker), Nasser Ovissi (water color and prints), Hanna Beth Sanford (watercolor), and Darab Shabahang (Persian calligraphy on copper). At E9 Gallery, 10116 Lloyd Road, Potomac. Call Sarah Barzmehri at 202-276-9419 or visit

<cal1>Feb. 27 to April 27

<cal2>Focus on Color. An exhibit by photographers Deborah Gillham, Marsha Liebl, and Judy Reisman and glass-on-metal artist Susana Garten. Artists’ reception Sunday, March 13 from 1 to 3 p.m. At Gallery Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac, MD. Call 301-299-7087.

<cal1>Now Through March 27

<cal2>Expressionist Journey of Multi Media. By Vian Shamounki Borchert. At Kentlands Mansion Gallery’s Second Floor, 320 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg. Call 301-258-6394 for viewing appointment.

<cal1>Now Through Feb. 27

<cal2>Six Expressions-Six Visions. Free. With artists Diane Jeang, Galina Kolosokaya, Jamaliah Morais, Elizabeth Stecher, Joanne Wasserman, and Homayoun Yeroushalmi. At the Dennis and Phillip Ratner Museum, 10001 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Call 301-897-1518.

<cal1>Now Through March 1

<cal2>"Eternity Suite." Works by Levon Jamgochian on paper and wooden sculptures, and Kirk Waldroff’s mixed media. Arec Jamgochian (violin) and Irina Kats (piano) will entertain visitors between 2 and 3 p.m. At the Glenview Mansion Art Gallery at Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville. Visit the City's website at or contact Julie Farrell at 240-314-8682 or

<cal1>Now Through March 5

<cal2>Invitational Show. Waverly Street Gallery’s 3rd Annual Invitational Show. 21+21 will feature nationally and locally recognized artists working in almost every medium — painting, sculpture, photography, jewelry, and ceramics. Guest Artists: Carol Barsha, Lynda Smith-Bugge, JoAnn Clayton, Ellen Cornett, Pat French, Clara Graves, Paul Guilderson, Trudi Ludwig Johnson, Sunhee Jung, Lori Katz, Bonny Lundy, Barbara Mandel, Hunt Prothro, Gloria Rall, Massimo Righini, Diane Santarella, Matt Sesow, Greg Staley, Caryl Stern, Caroline Thorington, Pamela Zulli. At Waverly Street Gallery, 4600 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Call 301-951-9441.

<cal1>March 12-29

<cal2>Exhibition of Fine Art Glass. "Emerging Voices – An Artist’s Journey Class." The exhibition will display for sale the works by local artists Jennifer Carroll, Steve Gibson, Kristi Provasnik, Eluned Schweitzer, Lynda Slayen, and Mary Wactler. Opening Reception is Saturday, March 12 from 4-6 p.m. At The Art Glass Center at Glen Echo, Jerry Zayde Sleph Gallery, 7300 Mac Arthur Blvd., Glen Echo. Call 301-634-2273.