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on view Jul. 11 – Oct. 11, 2015

Opening Reception | Saturday, Jul. 11, 6 - 9 pm with performance by the University of Maryland’s Gamer Symphony Orchestra


PLAY with BID | Join us each First Thursday from July thru Oct., 3 - 7 PM in Welburn Square for the Ballston Mega Farmers Market and PLAY-related activities


AAC Community Picnic and Pop-up Games | Sept 12, 1 - 4 PM. Games by Maryland Institute College of Art’s (MICA) Interactive Arts and Game Arts students - Sponsored by Relay Foods and Corporate Apartment Specialists

image: Catherine O’Connell, A story about delicacy (detail).


PLAY is an exhibition that examines games and play through the lens of contemporary art. Check out the PLAY Catalog

Artists: JOHN JAMES ANDERSON | JASON CORACE | ANNETTE ISHAM | STEVEN JONES | BECCA KALLEM | RANDALL LEAR | CAROLINA MAYORGA | CORY OBERNDORFER | CATHERINE O’CONNELL | SCOTT PENNINGTON | SAM SHEFFIELD | MARTY WEISHAAR | ZAC WILLIS


PLAY is sponsored by the Ballston Business Improvement District (BID). Public Art by Cory Oberndorfer was developed with and supported by Arlington Public Art. Community picnic pop-up games designed by Maryland Institute College of Art’s (MICA) Interactive Arts Department and the Game Arts Concentration students.