Category: Washington DC Art Gallery

Light Up Your heArt

  Lighting up the night, Zenith Gallery’s newest show at 1429 Iris St. in D.C., Light Up Your heArt opened on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2018 and will continue until March 24, 2018. The exhibit features work ranging from F. Lennox Campello’s Diego y Frida, a portrait of the couple, of charcoal and conté with… Read more »

Totems and Elders and Athletes, Oh My!

Black Artists of Today: Reinventing Tomorrow!   Visitors to Zenith Gallery’s latest show packed a reception at The Sculpture Space, 1111 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., DC on September 20. Celebrating African Heritage Month and The Annual Conference of the Congressional Black Caucus, the art was overwhelming, in a good way, towering above the crowd, almost reaching… Read more »

“If You See Something, Say Something” – Resist Show Artists Talk

  The place was packed, the mezze delicious, the art stupendous and the artists’ talks enlightening.  On Thursday evening August 31, 2017, Zenith Gallery’s Resist show artists were hosted by Busboys and Poets, a sponsor of the show, at City Vista, 5th and K for Artists’ Talks and a Q&A. Awards, sponsored by Lake Research… Read more »

RESIST By Nancy Nesvet for Zenith Gallery

  Art outside Zenith Gallery, at 1429 Iris Street, DC announces the gallery loud and clear.  Colorful sculptures, a metal swath of benches and huge wooden totems mark the entrance to Zenith Gallery, whose new juried show, RESIST, in association with Busboys and Poets and Lake Research, is on until September 30, Wednesdays through Saturdays,… Read more »

Great Moments in Art II

Works by Stephen Hansen Show Dates:  November 4 – December 10, 2016   MEET THE ARTIST RECEPTIONS: Friday, November 4, 4:00-8:00 PM & Saturday, November 5, 2:00-6:00 PM 1429 Iris Street, NW, Washington DC 20012-1409 Back by popular demand, we are excited and happy to present “Great Moments in Art, II”. For 38 years Zenith… Read more »

The Benefits Of Arts Education

  Zenith Community Arts Foundation (ZCAF) Harnessing the Transformative Power of Art to Benefit the Greater Washington DC Community Since 2000   Did you know that Zenith Gallery founder Margery Goldberg also founded a nonprofit? Founded in 2000, Zenith Community Arts Foundation (ZCAF) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, committed to arts advocacy, arts education, and… Read more »

Full Circle: The New Year – Comin’ Back ‘Round!

  Zenith Gallery has begun the New Year with a new exhibit “Full Circle.” The show will be on display at our location at 1111 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20004. The show dates are January 13th – April 30th. The show features the work of two artists who work in different materials but who… Read more »

Great Moments in Art: Whimsical Works by Stephen Hansen

Zenith Gallery’s newest exhibit, “Great Moments in Art: Works by Stephen Hansen,” is on display December 4-January 30, at our Iris Street location. This collection of whimsical parodies was created by one of our most endearing, enduring artists – Stephen Hansen. Hansen has been represented by Zenith for almost our entire 37-year history, and has… Read more »

Stars & Stripes: Zenith Salutes the Flag!

Vex…a what? The study of flags is known as vexillology, from the Latin word vexillum, meaning flag or banner. A flag is a piece of fabric (most often rectangular or quadrilateral) with a distinctive design that is used as a symbol, as a signaling device, or as decoration. The first flags were used to assist… Read more »

Why People Make Art and Perform Artistic Acts

Ladies and Gentlemen, let’s talk about why people make art and perform artistic acts. One of the reasons people make art is to express their thoughts and feelings about what is going on in their world today. And, these days, with our 24/7 news feed, with social media running on hyper-drive, with phones that are… Read more »

Welcome

Hello and welcome to our new blog!  We are so glad you have joined us! If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact  Ms. Ella Dorsey, who is going to be spearheading this new endeavor.  She can be reached at: ella@zenithgallery.com.  In this blog, we hope you’ll find a range of… Read more »