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“Primed” 26th Annual Art Auction and Gala

2007

Curated by Eric Denker, Anne Ellegood, Irene Hofmann, Jack Rasmussen, Foon Sham.
Artists include Michael Anderson, Sharron Antholt, Lisa Blas, Margaret Boozer, Jack Boul, Nina Bovasso, Lisa Montag Brotman, Graham Caldwell, Hsin-Hsi Chen, Andrea Claire, Lynden Cline, Warrington Colescott, Noche Christ, Tim Davis, Craig Dennis, John Dickson, Matt Ducklo, Susan Eder, Rob Evans, David Faber, Laurel Farrin, Stephen Fisher, Suzi Fox, Dawn Gavin, Drew Goerlitz, Tom Green, Lee E. Haner, Rachel Heberling, Farida Hughes, Geoffrey Humphries, Hedwige Jacobs, Benjamin S. Jones, Rebecca Kamen, Patrice Kehoe, Andrew Krieger, Brian Lee, Mark Alan Leithauser, Elissa Levy, Isabel Manalo, Conrad M. Meyers II, Maggie Michael, Jiha Moon, William A. Newman, Sharyn  O’Mara, Michael B. Platt, Dan Randall, W.C. Richardson, Charles Ritchie, Jesse Robinson, Robin Rose, Jim Sanborn, Jorg Schmeisser, Kathleen Shafer, Joe Shannon, Claire Sherwood, Lisa Sigal, Amy Sillman, Frances Sniffen, Tanya Softic, Molly Springfield, A.L. Steiner, Leonard Streckfus, Evan Summer, Athena Tacha, Noelle Tan, Denise Tassin, Dannielle Tegeder, Austin Thomas, Genna Watson, Jeffrey Wilson

Hickok Cole Art Night

October 18, 2007

A private art auction to benefit WPA\C, held at Hickok Cole Architects in Georgetown.

SiteProjects DC

June 15 – July 28, 2007

A public art project engaging local artists in installations along the 14th St. corridor. Artists were invited to make site-specific, temporary works addressing issues of poverty, gentrification, and revitalization. Curated by Welmoed Laanstra. Artists included Workingman Collective (Janis Goodman, Peter Winant, Tom Ashcraft), Kathryn Cornelius, Roberto Bocci, Michael Cataldi, Tom Greaves, Carolina Mayorga, Matthew McGuiness & Eliza Newman Saul, Franz Jantzen, Pierp Passacantando, Michael Lease, Mary Coble, Elizabeth Lundberg Morisette, Linda Hesh

Experimental Media Series: ColorField.remix

April 25, May 30, and June 27, 2007

Night #1 – April 25, 2007
Curated by Richard Chartier
(With additional screenings April 27 – May 26@ G Fine Art and The Ellipse Arts Center)
Mark Fell & Ernest Redmonds, Sawako, Frank Bretschneider,  Chris Carter &  Cosey Fanni Tutti, Sue Costabile & Beequeen, Evelina Domnitch & Dmitry Gelfand, Tina Frank & General Magic, Bas Van Koolwijk, Ryoichi Kurokawa, Stephan Mathieu, Steve Roden

Night #2 – May 30, 2007
Curated by Brandon Morse
Victor Aguillar, HC Gikje, Robert Hodgin, Wobbe Koning, Lia with audio by @C, Neal McDonald, Meta, Conrad M. Myers II, Chris Robinson, David Tinapple, Jeffers Egan

NIght #3 – June 27
Juried by Richard Chartier and Brandon Morse
Erika Suderberg & Linda Besemer, Alan Callander, Christina Battle, Gregg Bierman, Rebecca Carter, John Davis, Eric Fleischauer, Kerry Laitala, Oliver Lyons, Tony Myatt, Kamran Sadeghi, Semiconductor, Champneys Taylor, TeZ

Options 2007

September 13 – October 26, 2007

The 12th WPA biennial for local emerging artists. Taylor Baldwin, Anne Chan, Neil Feather, Eli Kessler, Cory Oberndorfer, Pat O’Malley, Siobhan Rigg, Kathleen Shafer, Sayaka Suzuki, Rene Trevino. Curated by Paul Brewer

Anonymous III

June 7-23, 2007

Ten established local artists were invited to create 2×2′ pieces, which were displayed unlabeled and were sold anonymously. Each artist invited nine others to participate, for a total of 100 works at Flashpoint Gallery.

Index: WPA\C Artists @ artDC

April 26-30, 2007

Member artists were invited to contribute index card-sized works to a miniature exhibition in the WPA’s artDC booth

ColorField.remix Saturated

April 25-29, 2007

An exhibition and party at Heineman Contemporary Art that showcased works by contemporary artists who explored color in original ways. Curated from ArtFile by Zoe Myers.

9×10 Member Shows

March 2007 – January 2008

Nine monthly exhibitions of ten member artists each, held at the William W. Parker Gallery

Turning the Page Installment #5

January 12 – February 21, 2007

A continuation of the 2005 Turning the Page series, in which WPA staff and interns curated small exhibitions of artists from the Artist Directory. Curators: Amy Kraushaar and Anna Wonson. Location: Coldwell Banker Dupont Circle office.