Kensington "Paint the Town" 2018 MAA Labor Day Weekend Art Show | Bethesda Magazine

Kensington “Paint the Town” 2018 MAA Labor Day Weekend Art Show

September 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am – September 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Kensington Armory / Town Hall
3710 Mitchell Street
Anastasia Walsh
Kensington "Paint the Town" 2018 MAA Labor Day Weekend Art Show @ Kensington Armory / Town Hall

Montgomery Art Association and The Town of Kensington present the
2018 Kensington Labor Day Weekend “Paint the Town” Art Show & Plein Air Event

Works of local artists on display and for sale throughout the Labor Day Weekend, shown in conjunction with the Kensington Labor Day Parade and Festival on Monday, September 3.

Artists from all over the area converge on Town Hall displaying their creativity with their original art works through the Labor Day Weekend.

Art in all media: watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel, mixed media and sculpture is displayed at the show. Prizes will be awarded in six categories. The Bertha Clum Award is given to the overall best in show, and brings with it a $500 prize.

ALSO: Saturday, September 1 – the “Plein Air Event” – from daybreak to 3 pm – artists set up their easels around town and PAINT KENSINGTON!

View show info and entrance requirements at

Show Hours:
Saturday, Sept 1, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, Sept 2, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday, Sept 3, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Reception and Meet the Artists: Saturday, Sept 1, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Listen to comments by the Judge Gavin Glakas, and meet the artists in person.
Drinks and Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Artwork is “Baklava Couture” painting by Jennifer Kahn Barlow, 2017 Grand Prize winner, Bertha Clum Award.

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