Del Ray Artisans
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? Email a proposal to or mail (Attn: Director of Curating) to the gallery.
Download the Word Document Form or PDF Form

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

The Curators Manual
Curators Manual

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


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
Student Show 18th Annual Student Art Exhibition
April 10–26, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, April 10 from 7pm–9pm
Curators: Stacy Rausch and T.C. Williams Teachers
A juried show featuring art by T.C. Williams High School students
Mix MIX: Adventures in Mixed Media
May 1–31, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, May 1 from 7pm–9pm
Curators: Judy Gula & Karen Schmitz
A show celebrating mixed media—fiber, paper, assemblages, sculptures and more!
Building Bridges Building Bridges
June 5–28, 2015 [All Member + Mississippi Gulf Coast Artists Show]
Opening Reception: Friday, June 5 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Linda Elliff, Barb Boatman, and Lori K. Gordon
Art exploring economic injustice and political divisiveness
Au Naturel Au Naturel
August 7–30, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, August 7 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: TBD
Celebrating nature and the nude
ALTARS: Religious Rituals ALTARS: Religious Rituals
September 4–27, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, September 4 from 7pm–9pm
Curators: David Camero & DRA
Visualizing rituals of worship from around the world
Skeletons Skeletons
October 2–November 1, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, October 2 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Tracy Wilkerson
Under $100 Under $100
November 6–29, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, November 6 from 7pm–9pm
Curator: Stacy Rausch
"Cash & carry" art under $100
Holiday Market Fine Art & Fine Craft Holiday Market 2015
December 4–6, December 11–13, and December 18–20, 2015
Receptions: Fridays, Dec 4 / Dec 11 / Dec 18 from 6–9pm
Coordinator: Tracy Wilkerson
The market offers unique handmade fine arts and fine crafts from local artists (including pottery/ceramics, photography, jewelry, cloth, paper crafts, and glass). Admission is free! Different artists each weekend! View Photo Gallery
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 (May-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