“Home/Away from Home” Exhibition

Posted on: Sep 22

  Art Enables is pleased to present “Home/Away from Home” – an exhibition of drawings and paintings made at home […]

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Announcing Saturday Gallery Hours!

Posted on: Sep 15

Art Enables is pleased to announce that beginning September 19, we will open our doors to the public every Saturday […]

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“Backyard Picnic” Zoom Backgrounds

Posted on: Jul 13

Forgot to clean before your big Zoom meeting? We’ve got you covered! Download one of our Art Enables original Zoom […]

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Posted on: Jul 07

Art Enables is pleased to present the online exhibition LOST SUMMER MIXTAPE during our COVID-19-induced closure. While we can’t share physical space […]

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“Backyard Picnic”

Posted on: Jul 06

It’s summer, and Art Enables is pleased to assemble an online exhibition with all the ingredients for a “Backyard Picnic.” […]

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Walking Through “The District”

Posted on: Jun 23

Back in March, we at Art Enables found ourselves closing our doors to the public just before the would-be openings […]

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Wish You Were Here: Emerging

Posted on: Jun 22

We’re pleased to present the “Wish You Were Here” series of mini online exhibitions. In lieu of being with us […]

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The Library of Congress Acquires 6 New Works by Toni Lane!

Posted on: Jun 18

Art Enables is thrilled to announce that The Library of Congress has acquired 6 works by resident artist and Studio Assistant Toni Lane!

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Continuing to Create—and Thereby Document—These Times

Posted on: Jun 03

Dear Friends, I, along with the Board and staff of Art Enables, feel it important to pause and recognize this […]

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Call for Artists

Posted on: May 04

Outside Forces: Outsider Art Inside the Beltway 2020 We are excited to announce the Call for Artists for our 14th […]

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Update on COVID-19

Posted on: Mar 12

LATEST UPDATE Art Enables is currently following the Mayor Bowsers’ orders for this public health crisis. You can find those […]

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Welcome, Marissa!

Posted on: Feb 26

We are excited to welcome Marissa Long to Art Enables as our new Gallery Manager & Curator. Marissa comes to […]

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Holiday Hours

Posted on: Dec 19

Art Enables Studio and Gallery will be closed beginning December 23 through January 1 for our staff and artists to […]

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We’re Hiring: Gallery Manager

Posted on: Nov 27

We are hiring! We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative, and detail-oriented person to join our team as our Gallery […]

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NBC Washington Features Shawn Payne

Posted on: Nov 08

We all know that Shawn Payne is an amazing artist, but what you may not know if that he is […]

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13th Annual OAIB

Posted on: Aug 21

Beginning September 3, 2019, and running through October 5, 2019, Art Enables— Washington, DC’s only non-profit art gallery and supported […]

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Donations Needed

Posted on: Apr 19

Doing a bit of spring cleaning? We will take your gently used things! Take a look at the list of […]

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New Video Featuring Art Enables

Posted on: Jan 07

  According to resident artist Eric Atkinson, “Art Enables is the place to be!” And we couldn’t agree more! The […]

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We’re Hiring!

Posted on: Jan 07

Are you ready to help make a difference in the lives of artists with disabilities? Are you ready to love […]

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12th Annual OAIB Exhibit

Posted on: Sep 19

12TH ANNUAL OUTSIDER ART INSIDE THE BELTWAY EXHIBIT Area’s largest exhibition of outsider, folk, and self-taught art, featuring both locally […]

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Jackie Coleman’s Art Chosen for D.C. Recycling Truck

Posted on: Aug 10

We are thrilled to announce that Art Enables resident artist Jackie Coleman‘s design “Urban Jungle” will be rolling on the streets […]

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Welcome Amy!

Posted on: Jul 30

We are excited to welcome Amy Kitchin to the Art Enables team as Operations Associate. Amy comes to Art Enables […]

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2017 Annual Report

Posted on: Jun 11

Click here to see our 2017 annual report.

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Exciting News

Posted on: May 07

We are excited to welcome Courtney Smith to Art Enables as our Development and Communications Manager. Courtney joins our team […]

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AE Remains Closed; No January 2nd Saturday Workshop 1/13

Posted on: Jan 09

Art Enables remains closed due to extended construction. The studios will reopen for our resident artists at 9am on Monday, January 8th, […]

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Thank you for Supporting SPARK!, Art Enables’ 15th Anniversary Celebration Event!

Posted on: Aug 31

Art Enables is proud to celebrate 15 years of providing artists with disabilities the creative and vocational training needed to […]

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AE Closed for Summer Break July 24th-28th

Posted on: Jul 21

We will be closed for our annual summer break from July 24th – July 28th. We will resume normal hours […]

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Introducing: The Higgs Gallery at the Apollo!

Posted on: Apr 02

We are excited to announce The Higgs Gallery, Art Enables’ newest permanent off-site exhibition space located on H Street NE […]

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New Website and Online Gallery!

Posted on: Feb 06

Welcome to our new website! We are thrilled to launch our new online home and new online gallery & marketplace. […]

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