2017 COMMUNITY PROJECTS“One House Project”
A 200 artist’s art installation created by Art Watch DC with the support of Touchstone Foundation for the Arts.
Exhibition dates: November 3 – 25, 2017
Opening Reception:  Friday, November 3, 6 – 8:30 pm
Artist Talk: Saturday, November 11, 2 – 4 pm
Workshop: Saturday, November 18, 1 – 3 pm
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“Touchstone@ArtSpace”
Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and New Community ArtSpace present:
I Belong Here – Art of the Shaw Community
In April and May of 2017 Touchstone Gallery artists worked with youth and adults at New Community ArtSpace to create works of art in a variety of media through a program called Touchstone@ArtSpace. A vibrant selection of work from the workshops will be on display at Touchstone Gallery. Touchstone@ArtSpace is supported by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities and the Touchstone Foundation for the Arts.
Exhibition dates: July 5 – 30, 2017
Opening Reception:  Friday, July 14, 6 – 8:30 pm 
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2016 COMMUNITY PROJECTS

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Rachel Cross (art teacher)

“HANDPICKED” series
Handpicked III: Beyond Boundaries
works from the studio artists of The Arc presented by the Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and The Arc Prince George’s County.
Exhibition dates: December 2 – 23, 2016
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Melissa Ezelle (The Arc), Anita Miller (President, TFA) and Ksenia Grishkova (Executive Director, TFA)

Partnership between Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and New Community ArtSpace: I Belong Here – Art of the Shaw Community
Exhibition dates: June 3 – 26, 2016
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2015 COMMUNITY PROJECTS

“HANDPICKED” series
Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and Miriam’s Kitchen present
“Handpicked II: Works from Miriam’s Kitchen Studio Artists
Works by Chronically Homeless Artists to Be Showcased
Exhibition dates: November 6 – 29, 2015
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“Untitled” by Mr. C
“Untitled” by Mr. C (Miriam Kitchen Studio)

“Touchstone@ArtSpace”
Supported by a Community Art Project grant from the DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities and by TFA’s generous donors.
Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and New Community ArtSpace present:
I Belong Here – Art of the Shaw Community
Exhibition dates: May 1-31, 2015
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David Beers (member artist and workshop teacher at ArtSpace) at the opening reception at Touchstone Gallery.
Rachel Dickerson, Founder, Director at ArtSpace DC; Ksenia Grishkova, Executive Director at Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and Alexander M. Padro, Executive Director at Shaw Main Streets, Inc.
Rachel Dickerson, Founder, Director of ArtSpace DC; Ksenia Grishkova, Executive Director of Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and Alexander M. Padro, Executive Director of Shaw Main Streets, Inc.

2013 COMMUNITY PROJECTS

“HANDPICKED” series
Touchstone Foundation for the Arts and Art Enables present:
“The 28th Century: The Work of Charles E. Meissner”

This exhibition was made possible by the generosity of Mary and Ed Ott
Exhibition dates: November 29 – December 29, 2013
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The Northern Part of Manhattan (Watercolor and ink on paper)
The Northern Part of Manhattan by Charles E. Meissner (Watercolor and ink on paper)