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Borderstan Galleries: Don’t Miss Exhibits Closing this Weekend

by Borderstan.com June 14, 2012 at 12:00 pm 0

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Borderstan Galleries (Luis Gomez Photos)

From Luis Gomez. Catch his photos at One Photograph A Day. Follow him on Twitter @LuisGomezPhotos.

Closing weekend for many exhibits, don’t miss them!

Exhibitions Closing this Weekend

  • Hedieh Javanshir Ilch’s “I’m Coming Home” closes June 16 at Contemporary Wing.
  • “Works by Michael D. Crossett” closes June 17 at gallery plan b.
  • Call + Response closes June 16 at Hamiltonian Gallery
  • Foon Sham closes June 16 at Project 4 Gallery.

Exhibitions Opening this Weekend

  • “Messages from Outsiderdom” opens June 15 at the Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery.
  • Eve Stockton, opens June 14 at Long View Gallery.

Get more details on the 13 galleries in the Logan-Shaw-U Street area below.

Adamson Gallery at 1515 14th Street NW

  • Check the website for updated information.
  • Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 11:30 am to 5 pm; Saturday, noon to 5 pm.

Ann Loeb Bronfman Gallery, DC Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th Street NW

  • “Graphic Details: Confessional Comics by Jewish Women” runs  through September 2.
  • Gallery Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 10 am to 10 pm; Friday, 10 am to 4 pm.

Arts@1830 at 1830 14th Street NW

  • Debitum Naturae by Boys be Good, starts June 19.
  • Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 6 pm; Saturday, 11 am to 5 pm; and by appointment.

Contemporary Wing at 1412 14th Street NW

  • Hedieh Javanshir Ilch’s “I’m Coming Home” is currently on exhibit through June 16.
  • Gallery Hours: Call the gallery for hours at (202) 730-5037.

Curator’s Office at 1515 14th Street NW

  • An Architect’s Dream” runs May 26 through June 30.
  • Overview: “Curated by Todd Levin. Artists include: Joseph Cornell, Rashid Johnson, Pipilotti Rist, Haim Steinbach.” (Curator’s Office)
  • Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 6 pm.

gallery plan b at 1530 14th Street NW

  • S.C.A.M.P  opens June 20 through July 22. Opening Reception Thursday, June 21, 6 to 8 pm
  • Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 7 pm; Sunday, 1 to 5 pm.

Hamiltonian Gallery at 1353 U Street NW

  • Call + Response opens June 2 through June 16.
  • Overview: Call + Response is an annual art show pairing writers and artists to create new works with a twist. Five writers each contribute a call-a short piece of fiction or poetry-and five artists each create a new installation piece in response to one call. For the first time, this year’s writers will view the artworks prior to the show’s opening and respond in some way, possibly through creation, revision, or reflection, to the responses.” (Hamiltonian Gallery)
  • Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 6 pm.

harmon art lab at 1716 14th Street NW, 2nd Floor

  • Gallery Hours: Call for an appointment; gallery staff is in the building Monday through Friday during business hours.

Hemphill at 1515 14th Street NW

  • William Willis’ “Keeping It Alive” runs June 8 through July 28
  • Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm, or by appointment.

Hillyer Art Space at 9 Hillyer Court NW

  • “Celebrating Six Years of Hillyer Artists″ runs through June 26.
  • Overview: “More than 80 past Hillyer artists’ works will be on view at the Hillyer Art Space, which are also available for purchase.” (Hillyer Art Space)
  • Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Friday noon to 6 pm; Saturday and Monday, noon to 5 pm; and by appointment.

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery at 1632 U Street NW

  • “Messages from Outsiderdom” features the untamed works of Brian Dowdall, Bob Benson, Darien Reece, T.S. Young, J.J. Cromer, Lawrence Amos, Jesus Montes, Charlie Lucas, Jane Pettit, Lee Wheeler, Matt Sesow, and David Kane., opens June 15.
  • Overview: “Visionary artists reveal their untamed realities using fur, bottle caps, sand, neon bark, and junk! Check out our most raw and fabulously wacky show yet!” (Joan Hisaoka Gallery)
  • Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Friday, 11 am to 5 pm; Saturday, 11 am to 3 pm; and by appointment.

Long View Gallery at 1234 9th Street NW

  • Eve Stockton, June 14 through July 15, opening reception Thursday, June 15, 6:30 to 8:00pm
  • Overview: “Stockton’s multi-layered wood block prints represent a unique approach to a traditional process. Her studies in science and love of nature combine to create a contemporary and unexpected result. The scale of these works is mesmerizing, a true testament to her mastery of this art form.” (Long View Gallery)
  • Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Saturday, 11 am to 6 pm; Sunday, noon to 5 pm.

Project 4 Gallery at 1353 U Street NW

  • Foon Sham runs through June 16.
  • Overview: “This exhibition brings together man-made byproducts of nature sawdust, salt, and tea, with mountainous cones, canyon like vessels, and cast organic forms to explore themes of diligence and survival.” (Project 4)
  • Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 6 pm.

Transformer Gallery at 1404 P Street NW

  • Sean Lynch: Bandits in the Ruins, opens June 9 through July 7.
  • Overview: “Sean will be presenting video, photography and more at Transformer’s project space investigating and reflecting upon the methods, understandings and representations involved in dealing with contents of history.” (Transformer)
  • Gallery Hours: Check website.

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