Protest project

Personal Service Announcement project is a way “to use art as a tool to push thinking on how we feel we have access to the government. Or don’t have access.” For the project, Emily Squires she is marching on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the executive mansion holding signs that proclaim just about any sort … Continue reading


The exhibitions program at the AAC supports the work of emerging contemporary artists in the Mid-Atlantic region in our SOLOS exhibitions. Once a year, the AAC announces a call for exhibition proposals. The submissions are reviewed by our exhibitions committee, which includes notable artists, critics, curators, and collectors. Our final roster of selected artists, hailing … Continue reading


OPTIONS 2011 is the fifteenth WPA biennial exhibition of emerging and unrepresented artists from the Mid-Atlantic region. OPTIONS presents visitors with a glimpse into the breadth and diversity of contemporary art practice in the area and showcases work in any medium by artists without gallery representation. WPA began the OPTIONS biennial series in 1981 with … Continue reading