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Georgetown Arts 2013 Opening Reception
Georgetown Arts 2013, the 4th annual art show of the Citizens Association of Georgetown, will showcase talents of Georgetown’s artists at House of Sweden, February 7 – 10.
The show opens with a reception on Thursday, Feb. 7 from 6 – 9 pm at House of Sweden, 2900 K Street NW. Following Thursday’s opening reception, Georgetown ARTS will be open Friday, Feb. 8 through Sunday, Feb. 10 from 11 am to 5 pm. The show is free to the public.
The event will feature artwork by local Georgetown residents and artists who have studios in Georgetown. Media will include oil and watercolor paintings, prints, sculpture and photography. Most works will be for sale, with a few on loan from private collections. All art will be suitable for viewing by adults and families with children.
The show also will feature a special “Saturday Salon” on Feb. 9 at 2 pm, when chosen artists will discuss their art pieces, inspiration and other life experiences, in addition to a curated walk-through of artwork on Sunday, Feb. 10 at 2 pm hosted by the event's curator.
More About Embassy of Sweden
The Embassy of Sweden offers assistance to Swedes living in America and to Americans interested in travel or work in Sweden. Among the largest Swiss embassies in the world, the DC embassy serves as the link between the Swedish and American governments. Sweden was one of the first countries to recognize the US as an independent nation. The Embassy of Sweden resides in a large structure, the House of Sweden, at 2900 K Street; it was designed by Wingardh Architects and opened in 2006. The embassy has direct access to the Georgetown waterfront. The building also includes additional office space, apartments and a conference center.
Other events here
- Jenny Lind Concert at House of Sweden with Magdalena Risberg and David Huang Thu, Jun 13, 6:15 pm–8:00 pm