a watercolor show presented in collaboration with the National Capital Area Chapter of the Sumi-e Society of America and Potomac Valley Watercolorists
This juried show features 56 water media works by 41 artists in styles ranging from contemporary watercolor to traditional east Asian brush painting. The juror is Glen Kessler.* Glen will be at the opening to answer artists’ questions and discuss his jurying process.
- Meet the Artists Opening – September 14 – Saturday – 7:30 pm
- Show Dates – September 14-October 13
- Location – Falls Church Arts Gallery, 700-B W. Broad St., Falls Church
- Hours – 11-6 Tuesday-Saturday, 11-4 Sunday
*Glen Kessler is an internationally collected and awarded artist as well as the founder of The Compass Atelier in Rockville, Maryland. Kessler has an MFA from New York Academy of Art and a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art. His works have graced the cover of Professional Artist magazine and have appeared in Artists Magazine among other publications. He has work in the public collections of Prince Charles, Amazon Web Services, Ford’s Theater, Capital One Bank, and Dominion Bank, as well as hundreds of private collections around the world. He is a two-time recipient of the Elizabeth Greenshields Grant for Outstanding Figurative Art, a Prince of Wales Fellow, and a Maryland State Arts Council Grant awardee. He is also a life-long teacher, having taught at Maryland Institute College of Art, George Washington University, George Mason University, and others.