Vosler Young Artists' Studio at MPA

Vosler Young Artists' Studio at MPA

Calling all budding artists with a desire to learn classical drawing! Last summer, a front-page Sun Gazette article stated that the Vosler Young Artists' Studio at MPA "jump-starts students' knowledge and hones their organizations skills." Come find out why!
Session runs August 14-18, 2017.

Strictly Painting 11

Strictly Painting 11

"Strictly Painting 11" runs June 15 through August 12, 2017 at MPA@ChainBridge. This juried biennial exhibition presents the work of artists from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region exploring the medium of painting.

Art for All Ages

Art for All Ages

MPA has art classes for all ages and abilities! Come check out MPA@ChainBridge, our new "downtown" studio in the heART of McLean. Spring class offerings include oil and acrylic painting, landscape dioramas, portraiture and more. Join us!

MPAartfest 2017 is October 1!

MPAartfest 2017 is October 1!

McLean Project for the Arts will host its annual MPAartfest on Sunday, October 1 from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm at McLean Central Park. During MPAartfest, Central Park is transformed into a lively landscape of mini art galleries showcasing and offering for sale the work of acclaimed artists from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.

Coming Soon to MPA@ChainBridge

Discordant Voices: Paintings by Madalyn Marcus features evocative large-scale paintings meant to be experienced holistically. Opens Sept. 7.

Save the Date: Soirée Celebration is Sept. 23!

A perennial favorite MPA event, this artsy and fun-filled evening gives guests a unique preview of the MPAartfest showcasing artists and their work.

Exciting News!

MPA Opens Second Location in Downtown McLean

New! MPA@ChainBridge–which opened in early December–features an exhibition gallery as well as art education space.

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MPA@ChainBridge
Mon – Thur    10 AM – 9:30 PM
Fri – Sat           10 AM – 4 PM
Sunday           Closed

MPA@MCC
Currently closed for renovation