January 6 – February 11, 2017

WPA is pleased to present Score for Room, an experimental music notation by the Baltimore-based artist Sara Dittrich. The multimedia work recalls a range of historical precedents, from Allan Kaprow’s happenings and Alvin Lucier’s sound works, to the notational experiments of such Czech artists as Jan Sagl and Vladimir Havlik.

January 6 – June 30, 2017

Back by popular demand, artist-run Bookish, whose mobile library visited WPA last summer, has curated a selection of artist books, poetry, theory, and criticism for WPA. Like our social media accounts for regular updates on new additions. 

November 16, 2016 – January 31, 2017

For the fourth iteration of WPA-organized presentations at the Shinola store on 14th Street NW, Cory Oberndorfer presents Beta Fla-Vor (after Louis), a new six-panel painting built from the abandoned panels of several former works and reconfigured to evoke Morris Louis’ early unfurled paintings from 1960. However, viewed in post-election Washington, the painting can be understood as the toppling of the columns of civilization.