Monday April 27th
Life Drawing @Hillyer Art Space
“An independent figure drawing class that allows students to work from a nude model in your choice of mediums.While easels, chairs and artistic ambiance are provided by Hillyer, artists are required to bring their own drawing materials. Space will be limited to 30 attendees. Walk-ins are welcome to join if there are seats available.” Every Monday 6-9PM. Member $10/ Non-Member $12″
Tuesday April 28th
thINK with Markus Prime @The Anacostia Arts Center
“Internationally renowned artist Markus Prime brings his signature aesthetic to Nubian Hueman with a pen to pad drawing class, thINK. Learn from the artist himself, as he demonstrates his technique from start to finish. Live models, chill vibes, light fare, and beverages complimentary. $50 for one ticket or $65 if you buy two with the Buddy Pass Special. Seating is limited. ” From 6PM-9PM.
Spotlight Talks @The Philips Collection
“15-minute spotlight tours, focused on different works of art, are offered every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at noon.” Free(w/admission). @12pm
Wednesday April 29th
Yoga in the Galleries @The Katzen Arts Center
“Join Eva Blutinger for a reflective yoga practice in the Museum. Allow art and yoga to refresh, rejuvenate and take you on a journey to your intuitive, creative and authentic self!”
@10AM. Tickets $5 online or cash.
Thursday April 30th
Alex Tolstoy — Waterwork @Foundry Gallery
“Tolstoy’s new work is contemplative, and though her subjects range from Hawaiian mountains to architecture, where detail is merely hinted at while mood and a feeling of place are emphasized.” From April 29th-May 31st. Free.
Friday May 1st
First Friday DuPont @DuPont
“All DuPont Circle art galleries host an open house featuring their new exhibits and complementary food and wine. “A longstanding Dupont Circle tradition, First Friday Dupont offers the ability to connect with modern and contemporary art by national and international artists with a special emphasis on local and up and coming artists. Enter the heart of DC’s art scene the first Friday of every month from 6-9 PM”
Saturday May 2nd
SOURCE ENERGY: A Paula Michelle Jewelry & Good Thoughts Tea Co. Trunk Show @The Anacostia Arts Center
“A unique collision of beauty through touch and taste. Join Nubian Hueman Boutique as we welcome jewelry designer, Paula Michelle and herbalist, Eboné McCloud of Good Thoughts Tea Co. Enjoy exclusive adornments and select specialty tea blends.” From 1PM-5PM. Free.
Sunday May 3rd
The Bloody Mary Festival @Blind Whino
“We are gathering TWELVE of the best Bloody Marys in the Washington D.C. area under one roof. Participating bars and restaurants will comprise of the most delicious and innovative Bloody Marys in D.C. Tickets include 3 hours of unlimited Bloody Mary tastes, lunch from Rocklands Barbeque, music from DJ Chord and Sean Lan / Bay Jazz Trio, artisanal food samples and a vote for “The Best Bloody Mary in DC” ” From 1PM-4PM. Tickets $50.
FIFTY SHADES OF BLACK MAYONNAISE @The DCAC
“Lose yourself in the hilarious world of comedian Greg Stevens aka “Black Mayonnaise”!On Sunday, May 3rd he presents his unique and always creative thoughts on family, relationships, pop culture and everyday life. This will also be a live DVD taping! Hosted by Comedian Mike Brown, and featuring the hot upcoming comics Rue D and Adayalah Banks. This will not be an ordinary comedy show…it will be an experience! (Be early for surprise pre-show festivities!)” @7PM. Tickets $20.