This evening, at the Ellipse we held the opening reception of, Hand Pulled: Juried Mid Atlantic Print Show. The artists and friends came to celebrate the opening. The gallery Director, Cynthia Connolly and the Juror, Joan Boudreau, presented the Juror's Choice awards to Nancy McNamara, Mary Morrison and Norman Strike. Evan Jensen was awarded Honorable Mention and the Arlington County Purchase Award went to Melissa P. Hackman.
Ellipse Arts Center is a 3,000 square foot visual arts facility managed by Arlington Cultural Affairs, Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resourses. Our mission is to provide a diverse schedule of high quality programs in the visual arts, providing opportunities for visual artists, as well as developing an engaged and appreciative audience.