Spring & Summer Photography Class Walk-In Registration Begins Saturday!

Photo Camp

Walk-in Registration beginning Saturday, January 28 and online registration will begin Monday, January 30: http://www.ssreg.com/glenechopark/classes/classes.asp?catID=4403&pcatID=4379. PHOTOWORKS SUMMER’17 YOUTH CAMPS Classes are 5 sessions and are held at Photoworks unless otherwise specified Smart Phone Photography Camp – Basic/Int (Age11-17) – Richard Batch $290 Class 1: M-F, Jun 26-30, 9am-1pm; Class 2: M-F, Jul 10-14, 1-5pm; Class 3: […]

Documentary, “Mirrors to the World”

Valerie Makepeace, from her ‘American Roadside Retro’ series

April 7 – May 14, 2017 Frank van Riper Photoworks is proud to announce that ‘Mirror to the World,’ the acclaimed annual exhibition of documentary photography from around the world, will open this year on Friday, April 7th at the Photoworks Gallery at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, Md. This will be the ninth—and final—incarnation […]

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 Show

Photo by Robert Miller

Deadline for Entries: January 30, 2017 United/Divided: An Exhibition of Photography, March 3 – April 2, 2017 Juror: Robert Miller, Deputy Director of Photography, The Washington Post Photoworks Gallery announces a Call for Entries for United/Divided, our upcoming public exhibition of photography in 2017. As an art institution showcasing photographers in the Washington Metropolitan Area, […]

Photographer Gabriela Bulisova in Conversation with Curator and Scholar Terri Weissman

Photo by Gabriela Bulisova

The second in the Photoworks 2016-17 lecture series When:  Sunday, February 5, 4:00 pm Location:  Spanish Ballroom Back Room, Glen Echo Park, MD Gabriela Bulisova photographs with a keen, probing eye and a deep commitment to social issues. In her various series on Chernobyl, Iraqi refugees, and her family’s native village in southern Slovakia, she […]

Join Faculty Member Sarah Gordon for Gallery Talks at the National Gallery of Art

National Gallery of Art

This summer, Photoworks’ own Sarah Gordon will be hosting gallery talks at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.  Talks are open to the public and will give participants an overview of the National Gallery of Art’s photography collection.  Visitors should plan to meet in the West Building Rotunda. On-going NGA Photography Lectures with […]

Coffee & Critique

Coffee & Critique at Photoworks - Photo by Bill Barton

A monthly Sunday morning Coffee and Critique is one of Photoworks’ most popular events. Bring photos for informal feedback by a Photoworks faculty member, or just attend to take part in a lively and thoughtful conversation about fresh work from fellow photographers. Coffee and bagels are provided and the event is always free. It’s a […]