Tuesday, April 29, 2008
Saturday, April 19, 2008
Curated by Lea-Ann Bigelow
May 2 - May 11
Opening reception on Friday May 2,
DC Arts Center's resident collective Sparkplug launches its first exhibition as part of an ongoing pursuit of adventures beyond the commercial gallery system. Sparkplug is a gathering of a dozen or so Washington, DC metro area emerging artists, curators and writers that meet once a month to discuss their work, explore common concerns and ideas, grow their community, and dream up creative engagements both in DC and around the globe.
This inaugural two-week catalyst show will include work by: Deborah Carroll Anzinger, Peter Gordon, Lisa McCarty, Kathryn McDonnell, Michael Matason, Mark Planisek, Karen Joan Topping and
Some of the artists will be on hand on Saturday, May 10th from to to discuss the show, their work, and Sparkplug at the DC Arts Center.