Thursday, December 23, 2010

Press release for Celebrate Gay Marriage

F O U N D R Y   G A L L E R Y
1314 18th Street NW, 1st Floor, Washington, DC 20036

January 2011 Calendar

Celebrate Gay Marriage

Exhibit Dates:  January 5 – January 30, 2011
Reception:  Friday, January 7, 6-8 pm
Special Lecture:  Saturday Jan 15, 4:00pm by Dr.Jonathan Katz co-curator “Hide/Seek”

Hours:  Wednesday-Friday 1-7pm & Saturday-Sunday 12-6pm
The Foundry Gallery, one of the oldest DC coop galleries, recognizes and celebrates DC’s historic passage of the same-sex marriage bill, which makes DC a more open and inclusive city for all residents. This is both an important and exciting event, and as part of the DC Arts Community, The Foundry Gallery is celebrating by dedicating its January, 2011, Show to a “CELEBRATION OF GAY MARRIAGE” displaying the art work of artists selected from an “Open Call for Entries”.

Jonathan Katz, associate Professor at the University at Buffalo, and director of its Doctoral Program in Visual Studies, as well as Guest Curator at of the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery’s exhibit entitled “Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture” will present a lecture at the Foundry Gallery on Sat. Jan 15, 2011 beginning at 4:00. Attendance is free.

Questions or comments: or call 202-463-0203

The Lovers by Michael Janis; glass plaque

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