​The Washington Post: In the galleries: For ‘Inheritance,’ a wealth of compelling large-scale portr

Imar Hutchins’s portraits of figures from African American history contain multitudes, but in this case that phrase refers to experiences as much as chromosomes. The D.C. artist’s “Inheritance,” at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, includes five larger-than-life collage-paintings of such notables as author James Baldwin and surveyor Benjamin Banneker, as well as Lyman T. Johnson, the educator whose lawsuit desegregated the University of Kentucky in 1949. An installation shot of “Inheritance,” located at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center. (StereoVision/Pyramid Atlantic) The 6-foot-tall head-and-shoulders renderings combine cutout facial features, blocks of bold acrylic colors and patchworks of magazine

16 Things That Can't Wait 'Til October

September is packed! Check out our must-see list of all the coolest things we've got going on through the end of the month. Image: Some beautiful papers made from our last nature inclusions class in the papermaking studio! Read the full list here >

Hyattsville Arts Festival: Arts and Ales: Open Studios and Free Fun for All on September 21, 2019!

You are invited! Come out next Saturday, September 21 between 12pm and 6pm to enjoy the sights, sounds, and family-fun at the 2019 Downtown Hyattsville Arts Festival: Arts & Ales. Pyramid Atlantic is excited to participate again this year with a jam-packed schedule of free activities, demonstrations, and more. We'll have hands-on activities or demonstrations in all 5 community studios—letterpress, printmaking, book arts, papermaking, and screenprinting–and opportunities to meet some of our teaching artists and learn more about our creative programming for all levels. There's something for everyone in our complete schedule of activities for the day: 12:00–3:00 pm: Make your own paper woven w

September Newsletter: Fall in love with a new season of creative opportunities!

Looking for a reason to turn a new leaf? This September, we're looking at our first batch of fall workshops, the opening for Imar Hutchins' solo show INHERITANCE and artist talk, a brand-new members only workshop, and an open studios day. Plus, we're welcoming our new fall semester resident artists! 🍂 Check out the full September newsletter here. 🍂

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