Dec. 19: Site-Specific Dance Performance

Dec. 19: Site-Specific Dance Performance

Sarah Beth Oppenheim will immerse herself in the "Nature as Prototype" environment created by Yoko K., Adam Nelson, and Grethe Wittrock. Oppenheim will choreograph a site-specific dance in response that exposes the raw edges of the exhibit's making. December 19, 7:00 pm.

MPA Annual Giving 2017

MPA Annual Giving 2017

Professionally curated exhibitions; classes and programs for all ages; award-winning MPA ArtReach program, free to children in Fairfax County Schools--with your support, MPA provides these programs--and more--for our community. Help MPA continue connecting art and community.

Now Open! Nature as Prototype

Now Open! Nature as Prototype

"Nature as Prototype" aims to examine the role of nature and biology as a source of inspiration for art and design. The artists included in this exhibition—Adam Nelson, Yoko K. and Grethe Wittrock—will collaborate to create an immersive environment that explores the changing nature of our relationship to the natural world.

Coming Soon!

Coming Soon!

"Methods of Inquiry: Fields of Discovery" is a curated exhibition featuring 4 – 6 artists whose work is influenced by science. The show will run January 11 through March 3, 2018.

Now Showing!

Nature as Prototype examines the role of nature and biology as a source of inspiration for art and design. MPA received an NEA grant for this exhibition. Open through Dec. 23.

Coming Soon!

Methods of Inquiry: Fields of Discovery is a curated exhibition featuring 4 – 6 artists whose work is influenced by science. Show opens January 11, 2018. (Pictured: Susan Main)

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