Del Ray Artisans

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Gallery Without Walls
Gallery Without Walls

Come see Del Ray Artisans art exhibits hosted outside the gallery. Learn More

Call for Entry
Call for Entry

Check out Del Ray Artisans upcoming shows and other exhibition opportunities. Learn More

Artwork Display Guidelines
Artwork Presentation and Submission Guidelines

All artwork submitted for consideration should be prepared properly. Follow these guidelines to present your work professionally. Learn More

Show Proposal Form
Show Proposal Form

Interested in curating a show at Del Ray Artisans gallery? Create a proposal!
Download the Word Document Form or PDF Form

Get the Word Out
Get the Word Out!

Attention curators: Review the process for approving and disseminating DRA information. View Details

The Curators Manual
Curators Manual

Documentation to help curators prepare for their shows at the Del Ray Artisans gallery. Login

The Ted Eichers Memorial Art Scholarship
The Ted Eichers Memorial Art Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a graduating T.C. Williams High School art student. Learn More


Del Ray Artisans host approximately twelve shows per year at our gallery. Curators submit concepts for art exhibits; the DRA Director of Curating and Show Selection Committee choose the exhibits for the upcoming year. Below are the upcoming shows in our gallery space. Del Ray Artisans also partners with other organizations and businesses to create exhibits at other locations; view our Gallery Without Walls page for more information.

Archive Archive Current & Upcoming Shows            Calendar Calendar
FUN-derful FUN-derful
August 5–28, 2016
Opening Reception: Friday, August 5 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Karen Schmitz
Fire and Earth Fire and Earth
September 2–October 2, 2016
Opening Reception: Friday, September 2 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Stephen Lally
Local Flavor Local Flavor
October 7–30, 2016 [All Member Show]
Opening Reception: Friday, October 7 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Dawn Wyse Hurto
H2O Waterworks H2O Waterworks
November 4–27, 2016
Opening Reception: Friday, November 4 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Michele Reday Cook
Supported in part by:
City of AlexandriaAlexandria Commission for the ArtsVirginia Commission for the ArtsNational Endowment for the Arts

Del Ray Artisans gallery
at the Nicholas A. Colasanto Center

2704 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301-1124
Phone: 703-838-4827 | Directions

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Thursday:  Noon to 6 pm
First Thursday (Apr-Sep):  Noon to 9 pm
Friday:  Noon to 9 pm
Saturday:  Noon to 9 pm
Sunday:  Noon to 6 pm

Free admission, Open to the public