An Artful Mother’s Day Tea

Join us at Crowne Plaza Herndon for a special Artful Mother’s Day Tea to Benefit Arts Herndon’s Scholarships and Programming.

Teas and delicious tastings by Chef Vincent Jenkins from Houlihan’s restaurant and bar.

Silent Auction Baskets from local businesses and live music!

Location: Crowne Plaza Dulles Airport, 2200 Centerville Road, Herndon, VA 20170

Date: May 13, 2017

Time: 2-4pm

Cost: $45 per person, $80 for two

Parking: Free

Love, Maria – The Caregiver Behind the Woman in Gold

Come join us for a very heartfelt and personal story. On April 23, as part of the “Love, Maria” event, we will be showing award nominated film Woman in Gold. Gregor Collins, author of The Accidental Caregiver, will be present to speak about his experiences caring for Maria Altmann and to sign his book, available for purchase. During this event, from April 11 to May 6, “The Art of Resilience” exhibit will be on display to celebrate the work of Azriel and Irene Awret. A reception for the exhibit will be held on April 29, from 7-9pm. We hope you can join us for this time of remembrance.

Poets & Painters “Springtime in Winter: An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music” Reception

The artists of Reston Art Gallery & Studios are delighted to present their first Poets & Painters collaboration with the Poetry Society of Virginia, “Springtime in Winter: An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music” on exhibit from February 22 through February 26. A special reception on Wednesday, February 22 from 7-9 p.m. will feature readings and music created to complement the works of eight fine artists. Vice versa, the artists’ paintings are inspired by the words of the poets, all following the theme of “Springtime in Winter.” Everyone is welcome to attend the reception and indulge the senses of sight and sound combined with the emotional experience of poetry with “An Ekphrastic Study in Art, Poetry and Music.”