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Founding Artist Exhibition & Reception

August 29, 2018 - February 3, 2019

Exhibition on view August 29 - February 3, 2019 Reception September 15, 2018, 6p-8p Workhouse Arts Center is pleased to present a group exhibition highlighting Studio and Arches artists that have been a part of the organization for its 10-year span. In honor of their dedication and support, the exhibition will survey their works in various mediums including painting, sculpture, fiber, glass, precious metals, and mixed media. Featured artists include Kate Baker, David Barnes, Gwendolyn Bragg, Karen Kozojet Ching, Julie Dzikiewicz, Bill Firestone, Lynn Goldstein, Nancy Hannans, Marilyn Harrington, Joan Hutten, Marni Maree, Traci Oberle, Denise Shamoun Phalan, Patricia McMahon…

Glass National 2018

October 27, 2018 - January 13, 2019

Glass National 2018 Vulcan Gallery, W-16 On View October 27, 2018 - January 13, 2019 The Workhouse Arts Center is proud to announce its 3rd Annual Glass National exhibition. Glass National is a juried exhibition which promotes and displays the breadth of contemporary glass artwork being created throughout the USA and Canada by highlighting both functional and sculptural works. This year's juror is artist and educator Carmen Lozar, director of the Merwin and Wakeley Galleries at Illinois Wesleyan University.   Juror Statement It was a pleasure to deliberate over such a wide breadth of applicants for the 2018 Workhouse Glass…

Cool Cow Comedy Presents Moo Year’s Eve with Casey James Salengo

December 31

Cool Cow Comedy returns to the Workhouse for a fantastic New Year's Eve comedy spectacular featuring Casey James Salengo! Casey James Salengo is one of the most exciting young standups working today. His energetic and irreverent style delights audiences across the country. He recently taped a half hour special for Comedy Central that will air in the Fall and he has been featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Uproarious, and Tru TV's Comedy Knockout. He was also a 2016 New Faces of Comedy at the prestigious Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal. Casey's podcast, The Good, The Dad, and The Ugly…

In the Line of Duty…

January 9, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

In the Line of Duty… A Special Program Presented by the Workhouse Museum and History Committee Correctional Officers and Federal Agents working at the former D.C. Correctional Facility at Lorton faced not only the daily challenge of managing prisoners of all levels of security but also the possibility of a fatal confrontation with one or more of them. A few of these courageous men were actually killed either in the prison or while pursuing escaped prisoners. This program remembers the lives of two Correctional Officers—Michael Hughes and Michael Kirby and two FBI Special Agents—Anthony Palmisano and Edwin Woodriffe who gave…

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