ART & CULTURE

Philadelphia artist and educator Ben Volta has been selected to create a permanent public artwork for the Reston community at the Colts Neck Road Underpass. A 2015 recipient of a Pew Fellowship in the Arts, Volta is known for his public artwork, including intricate public murals and sculptures, working within the fields of education, restorative […]

3/13/2019, 7 PM Jo Ann Rose Gallery RCC Lake Anne The Reston Historic Trust & Museum to host a panel discussion “Women Playing in Reston: The Effects of Title IX on Women’s Sports” to celebrate Women’s History Month. While Reston offered recreational facilities for all residents since its beginnings in the 1960s, equality in federally assisted […]

The Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) presents Emerging Visions, a group exhibition featuring select artwork by students participating in the Center’s signature education program, Emerging Visions. The exhibition will be on view March 2–30, 2018 at the gallery located at the Reston Town Center. Through the Emerging Visions program, GRACE takes its mission to enrich […]

January 17–April 23 Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) presents IRL, a solo exhibition featuring work by painter and video artist Monica Stroik, on view January 17–April 23 at Greater Reston Arts Center at Signature, an innovative satellite gallery that presents a year-round schedule of exhibitions of local artists selected by GRACE’s curatorial staff. Virginia-based artist Monica Stroik creates […]

Volunteers needed for movement installation Be a part of art at Greater Reston Art Center’s Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival (NVFAF) in 2019. The NVFAF is once again bringing thought-provoking performance art to the three-day festival at Reston Town Center. ON DISPLAY/RESTON, a movement installation by Heidi Latsky, will celebrate the beauty of differences. ON DISPLAY/RESTON is […]

December 15, 2018–February 9, 2019 The Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) presents the Mary B. Howard Invitational: STRETCH, a group exhibition featuring new work by James Huckenpahler, Monroe Isenberg, Katie Kehoe, Melanie Kehoss, and Harry Mayer, on view at the gallery located at the Reston Town Center. This year, GRACE updated the concept of the […]

Call to Artists Entry Deadline: 11/9/18! Public Art Reston is currently seeking artists to create a site-specific artwork in a permanent medium to enhance the exterior and interior walls of the Colts Neck Road underpass in Reston. The artist or artist-led team will be asked to address the spirit of the Hunters Woods Neighborhood, respond to […]

You know him as a best-selling author of page-turning thrillers, with over 130 million books in print.  But it might surprise you to learn that David Baldacci lives, works and plays in in our community.  A native Virginian, he and his wife of nearly 30 years, Michelle, are long-time residents who have raised their two […]