Get creative this summer with a new series of interactive music, dance and visual arts events for all ages and abilities.
Art on 8th is not just for watching, it’s for doing! So we’ve brought some of DC’s top talent to 8th Street NE and 8th Street NW this summer to get you on your feet.
October 3-26 (Thurs and Fri: 5:30-8:00pm, Sat: 12:00-4:00pm):
Dances with Light: Dance Photography by Enoch Chan and Paul Gordon Emerson at Studio 21.
Opening Reception: October 3 at 6:00pm.
October 3 at 6:30pm: Polvo and Scree: Live Jazz
October 4 at 6:30pm: DC Casineros: Cuban Salsa
October 5 at 12:30pm: How to Photograph Your Kids: Family Photography workshop with Enoch Chan
October 10 at 6:30pm: Wendell Kimbrough: Acoustic Jazz (at DP2 in Brookland Artspace Lofts, 3305 8th St NE)
October 11 at 6:30pm: Ladies in Step: Percussive Dance and Drumming (at DP2 in Brookland Artspace Lofts, 3305 8th St NE)
October 12 at 12:30pm: How to Photograph Your Kids: Family Photography workshop with Enoch Chan
October 17 at 6:30pm: Duende Quartet: Smooth Latin Jazz
October 18 at 5:30pm: Freddie Dunn and Carla Perlo: Live Jazz and participatory hooping
October 19 at 12:30pm: Preparing for a Photoshoot: Dancers’ Photography workshop with Enoch Chan
October 24 at 6:30pm: Vibe Collective: Afro-Cuban Improv Jazz
October 25 at 6:30pm: DC Casineros: Cuban Salsa
October 26 at 12:30pm: Take Your Camera Out of Auto: Adults’ Photography workshop with Enoch Chan
October 26 at 11:30am – 4:15pm: Art on 8th NW: Dancing the Dream (National Portrait Gallery)
Art on 8th NE is part of Art4All DC (September 13 – October 6) presented by Cultural Tourism DC. A complete calendar of events can be found at CulturalTourismDC.org or art4alldc.org.