ART & CULTURE

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum and Tephra ICA Presents: The Past and Future of Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art

March 10, 2021, 7 p.m.  Join the Reston Historic Trust & Museum for a program in collaboration with Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art (formerly Greater Reston Arts Center). Tephra ICA has promoted contemporary art and experiences in Reston and the Washington, DC metropolitan region for over 45 years through exhibitions, programs and the Northern Virginia […]

Broadway Masterclasses Coming to NextStop!

Take a Masterclass with Broadway Professionals! Session #1: In-Person* @ NextStop Theatre, March 2-4, 5-8pmSession #2: Virtual via Zoom, March 30-April 2, 5-8pm NextStop is excited to host The Creative Artist Network for 2 three-day masterclasses in March. This an incredibly unique opportunity to study and learn directly from Broadway stars! All having gown up and performed in […]

NextStop Theatre Company Announces Summer Education Programs

Get Excited for This Summer! Enrollment Opens Friday, February 12th at 5pm! NextStop’s Summer Theatre Escapes are week-long theatre classes for 1st through 12th graders which follow a process-based curriculum to foster a life-long love of the performing arts. The program will run from June 21st – August 20th.  Each session is 3 hours a day for a […]

Public Art Reston’s Virtual ‘Explorer’ Packets Bring Public Art Home

Looking for creative ideas and activities to spark your imagination? Look no further than Public Art Reston’s Public Art Explorer program. Initiated in April 2020 in response to the pandemic, Public Art Explorer virtually connects audiences with culturally enriching activities while staying home or safely “exploring” Reston’s outdoor public art installations.  There are five free, […]

Hunt for Outdoor Art at National Harbor

If you’re missing museums and looking for a fun way to get your “art fix,” travel no farther than National Harbor where a number of outdoor art installations are readily available for viewing and photo ops. Wander on your own, or text ACNH to 56512 and plug into a scavenger hunt and an interactive guide […]

Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival rescheduled for September 10–12

Originally planned for May 2021, The Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, hosted annually by the Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE), has been rescheduled to September 10,11, and 12, 2021.  “Our priority is the health and well-being of our artists, volunteers, sponsors, and patrons. The same concerns that we faced last Spring in postponing the Festival, that led […]

Mary B. Howard Invitational: An Excellent Thought About a Quality Idea

On view now through February 6 Guest Curated by Zoë Charlton and Tim Doud of ‘sindikit and Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) presents the Mary B. Howard Invitational: An Excellent Thought About a Quality Idea, a group exhibition featuring new work by Rahne Alexander, Matthew Mann, Omolara Williams McCallister, Zia Palmer, and […]

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum to showcase local artist’s Lake Life Series

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum will showcase limited edition prints created by local artist Sam LaFever November through April 2021 at the Reston Museum located on Lake Anne Plaza. The “Lake Life Series” depicts the beauty of Reston’s planned lakes while describing some of the ways we use the lakes for relaxation, fishing, boating, […]