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McLean Project for the Arts

New MPA exhibition focuses on creative use of wood

Whether wooden sculptures assembled layer by layer or colorful assemblages made from quilt batting, the latest exhibits at the McLean Project for Arts (MPA) are tactile tributes to the artists’ creativity. “Intersectional Painting: Works by Sheila Crider” now is on...

McLean Project for Arts sets dates of major 2022 events

The McLean Project for the Arts has announced plans for two major events in 2022. The arts organization’s spring benefit will be held on Thursday, May 19 at a private residence in McLean, while the organization’s 60th-anniversary gala, to take...

Plan for arts center at Clemyjontri Park moves forward

Fairfax County Park Authority Board members on Jan. 12 unanimously approved a master-plan revision that will allow for future construction of a McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) gallery and educational building at Clemyjontri Park in McLean. Clemyjontri Park’s original...

McLean Project for Arts opens new exhibitions

McLean Project for the Arts will open its two newest exhibitions on Dec. 2, keeping them on display through Feb. 19. “Give and Take: Building Form” (found in the Emerson Gallery) will showcase abstract wood sculptures by Emilie Benes Brzezinski,...

New exhibition features wide-ranging styles

Formed from selections made by two jurors, McLean Project for the Arts’ (MPA) “(Not) Strictly Painting” exhibit encompasses a wide range of artworks – from paintings and sculptures to installations – and showcases distinctive artistic styles. The exhibit, which opened...

Student artwork sought for MPAartfest

The McLean Project for the Arts is seeking submission of youth artwork for the 15th annual Children’s Art Walk, to be presented as part of MPAartfest slated for Oct. 3 at McLean Central Park. The show, sponsored by the New...
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