Membership

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Membership

The Arts Club of Washington is a private club.  The members are people interested in and active in the arts, and dedicated to supporting and disseminating arts and culture in the nation’s capital. The club is fortunate to be headquartered in the historic James Monroe House, and members also share a commitment to the preservation of our historic house.

Membership privileges include the opportunity to meet other artists and patrons of the arts at formal and informal lunches, dinners, and literary or musical events.  Privileges also include use of Monroe House for personal or business entertaining and use of two comfortable guest rooms. Member artists also have the opportunity to exhibit their work.

Among the wide range of activities and benefits available to club members are concerts, club dinners with performances, book and author events, luncheons, special events, holiday parties and monthly art exhibits.  In addition members participate in the club’s National Award for Arts Writing competition, play competition, and other events sponsored by the club.

Want more information about the Club?  Want to be included on our mailing list for exhibits and other events? Contact us:

Use our contact form

Email:  nichola@artsclubofwashington.org

Or

Please call us at (202)331-7282 ext. 119

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Monday, October 16th

Friday Figure Drawing Sessions Moved to 10:30 am

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Wednesday, April 19th

2017 Scholarship Awards to Student Sculptors/Ceramicists

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Wednesday, March 22nd

Rachel Corbett Wins $10,000 Marfield Prize

WASHINGTON, D.C., MARCH 16, 2017 — The Arts Club of Washington is pleased to announce that Rachel Corbett is the recipient of the eleventh annual Marfield Prize, the National Award for Arts Writing, for her book You Must Change Your Life: The Story of Rainer Maria Rilke and Auguste Rodin (W. W. Norton & Company)….

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