Sightlines: Photoworks Faculty and Students Exhibit

Karen Keating, Wedding Dress

January 27 – February 26, 2017 Reception and gallery talk: February 11, 4:00-6:00 pm Photoworks newest exhibition focuses on the crucial relationship between teacher and student, showcasing work from our esteemed faculty and introducing some of their talented students. Though a distinct style emerges from each artist, we also see traces of influence, as Photoworks […]

United/Divided: A Juried Photography Exhibition

Photo by Robert Miller

Juror: Robert Miller, Deputy Director of Photography, The Washington Post Exhibition Dates: March 3 – April 2, 2017 Reception: Saturday, March 11, 2017, 5-7PM Photoworks Gallery presents United/Divided, a juried exhibition of photography. As an art space dedicated to local photographers, Photoworks is in a unique position to initiate a visual dialog exploring the connections […]


"Behind the Counter" | Image by Cara Brostrom, Photographer | In partnership with "Moving Colors of Life," a film by Risa Horn, Video Artist

Photoworks is pleased to showcase nine female visual artists who use video to reveal the personal, the intimate and the artistic.  Desires, dreams and fears are all visually explored in Photoworks’ Video Competition and Exhibition, curated by Na’ama Batya Lewin. “My World” is a world of healing, birth and growth; a world that questions why […]

Two Upcoming Photo Lectures Series!

1.  ARNOLD NEWMAN LECTURE SERIES ON PHOTOGRAPHY Lorna Simpson September 10, 2016 at 12:00 PM Lorna Simpson, artist East Building Auditorium (Arnold Newman Lecture Series on Photography) 2.  WOMEN PHOTOJOURNALISTS OF WASHINGTON (WPOW) photographers Gabriela Bulisova and Becky Harlan will discuss their individual projects. Bulisova’s Inside Outside focuses on men reentering their communities and […]

Call For Entries! “My World” 2016 Inaugural Video Art Exhibition

'My World' 2016 Inaugural Video Art Exhibition

CALL FOR ENTRIES 2016 Inaugural Video Art Exhibition Photoworks Gallery @ Historic Glen Echo Park NA’AMA BATYA LEWIN, JUROR Lewin is a photographer and video artist whose work has been screened across the US, including the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Judah L. Magnes Museum in Berkeley, California, and Photoworks Gallery at Glen […]

Multiple Exposures Gallery Photo’16 Call for Entries

Multiple Exposures Gallery Photo'16 Call for Entries

Submission Deadline June 30th, 2016 After an highly acclaimed and successful Photo ’15 competition and exhibit, Multiple Exposures Gallery at the Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria, Virginia is pleased to announce Photo ’16, a national, juried photographic competition. We are extremely pleased that Sam Abell, long-time National Geographic photographer who contributed some of the […]

“Ambiguity of Light”

Valerie Makepeace

Valerie Makepeace Coffee and Critique Exhibition Exhibit Dates: December 16, 2016- January 22, 2017 Reception/gallery talk: Friday December 16, 7:30- 9:30 “Coffee & Critique” is an informal group of photographers who meet monthly at Photoworks to show off their work and share feedback with each other and with Photoworks faculty. It’s a great venue for […]

Photo Slam 2015 Award Winners Exhibit

I Can Drink You Down, by Marisa White

The Photo Slam 2015 Award Winners Exhibition showcases the work of the winners of the Photoworks 2015 Photo Slam.  At this event, photographers submit work in hopes of winning an exhibition in the Photoworks Gallery.  It is a fun filled evening.  The 2016 Photo slam is Sunday, November 13,  don’t miss it! The 2015 Photo […]

“Earth, Water and Air”

Leslie Kiefer, Water Garden, Digital Photograph

Leslie Kiefer, Caroline Minchew and Rebecca Clews Exhibition Dates: August 19-September 25, 2016 Reception/Gallery Talk: Saturday, August 27, 4:00-6:00pm Leslie Kiefer The juncture of earth, water, and sky forms the basis of Kiefer’s images, which are influenced by Japanese woodblock prints and the wabi-sabi concept of beauty as imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. Rebecca Clews Inspired […]

“The Vastness of Space”

John Cooper, Inch Beach #1

Photography from Andy Currie and John R. Cooper Exhibition Dates: July 8-August 14, 2016 Opening Reception and Gallery Talk: Friday, July 8, 6:00-8:00PM Photoworks Gallery at Glen Echo Park Saturdays 1-4 PM and Sundays 1-8 PM (and any time when a class is underway) 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, MD John R. Cooper is a […]