Gallery Underground

  • Metro: Crystal City
  • Hours: Mon. - Fri., 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Days Open: Monday - Saturday
  • Meeting Rooms: 1
  • Largest Meeting Room: 3000 sq. ft.
  • Total Meeting Space: 3 sq. ft.

Gallery Underground in Arlington, Virginia's Crystal City neighborhood, is the premier art exhibition space for Arlington Artists Alliance members who are accepted into the gallery by jury. The artwork shown at Gallery Underground changes each month, with a free opening reception held on the first Friday of every month. The gallery features juried solo and group shows in the Focus Gallery and members’ work in the Main Gallery, including paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor and mixed media; drawings, sculpture, glass, ceramics, photography, and jewelry. The gallery is available to rent for professional events during the week (no private parties/no weekends).

The Arlington Artists Alliance is a vital, energetic, creative force for visual art in Arlington County, VA. The Alliance is a creative collaborative of 140 artists working in Arlington and is a 501(c)(3) arts organization, established in 2000 to serve and support visual arts in Arlington County. The Alliance seeks to provide professional development activities for local artists, and to serve the community through exhibits, instruction, scholarships, mentoring, and outreach projects. The Alliance also provides a support network to members, allowing regional artists to share ideas. Membership in the Arlington Artists Alliance is open to anyone living, working, renting/owning a studio or with work in a gallery in Arlington County.