Artomatic Blog

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 - 10:49am
ARTOMATIC
Swing by Artomatic on Sunday, June 10 for light brunch offerings from Bus Boys and Poets and some soul-sustaining jazz. Starting at noon, the café will be serving soy parfait yogurt with fresh fruit and granola, vegan muffins, coffee and orange...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 4:52pm
ARTOMATIC
If you haven’t already partaken of Artomatic’s performing arts — or even if you have! — this weekend, the next-to-last, offers something for everyone, from children with a creative urge to jazz aficionados. Here’s just a few highlights!PEEPS® Events...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 3:59pm
Lisa Helene Bacalski
Kat Winkler performed in the Lamplighter Room opening weekend and returned to Artomatic on Saturday, June 9th on the Main Stage with Catching Dragons.  She answered a few questions about music and Artomatic before heading to rehearsal. [To...
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 5:18pm
guest post from the Bike Rack
We’re always looking for fun connections to the D.C. cycling community. This year’s Artomatic, the D.C. area’s biggest free creative arts event (through June 23), features lots of cool bike related art! You can even bike to Artomatic by taking the...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 5:44pm
artomatic
Our performers will make you laugh, cry and dance—possibly all at the same time. Here are just a few of this week’s attractions:Opening Night: A Roadkill OperaWith open rehearsals Wednesday and Thursday nights and a workshop performance on Saturday...
Monday, June 4, 2012 - 10:01pm
chris anne raymond
When I first laid eyes on Lynn Putney’s work at Artomatic, the colors looked good enough to eat. Intensely saturated, warm yellows and orange reds danced around blues and blacks in what looked like some friendly alien garden.While charcoal as a...
Friday, June 1, 2012 - 7:27pm
tammy vitale
“We should all try to love our bodies. We should question the beauty standards and advertising that makes us feel bad about how we look. I want to help open eyes to the torment we put ourselves through in order to meet a standard that few people...
Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 11:23am
Tammy Vitale
Laura Peery is on her third Artomatic. “I love the complex mix of artists of all stripes, music, dance, carpentry (how it all comes together), electric wizardry and sheer bravado that is Artomatic. It amazes me that there are so many artists in DC,...
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 5:19pm
Lisa Helene Donovan Bacalski
ARTOMATIC NOTE: An additional Mosaic Art Dots workshop will take place Thursday May 31 from 12-4pm in the Renwick Alliance Room. The Mosaic Arts Dot workshop on Saturday, May 26, vibrated with energy and activity on Saturday, May 26. People pulled...
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 5:00pm
Tammy Vitale
ARTOMATIC NOTE: Meet the Artist night is coming up June 2, from 7–9 pm on the Main Stage. How to interact with an artist  Do not capitalize “artist” in your head. Artists are people working at their craft just as you work at yours in...