Virtual MPAartfest Set for October 4-18, 2020 at

Deb Bissen | Jennifer Wormser Art & Culture

The McLean Project for the Arts will host its 14th annual MPAartfest on a new virtual platform due to the continuing pandemic. This year’s festival will run Sunday, October 4 through Sunday, October 18, 2020.

The inaugural Virtual MPAartfest will feature the work of more than 50 juried artists, showcased and for sale in their own online galleries. Admission is FREE for online events. MPAartfest 2020 is made possible with the support of the McLean Community Center, and our partnership with the Fairfax County Park Authority.


Virtual MPAartfest 2020, a two week online juried fine art and craft show/sale featuring the work of local and regional visual artists. This online event features contemporary art, special musical performances from some of the DC-area’s best musical talents*, a virtual version of the much-loved New Dominion Women’s Club Children’s Art Walk, the participation of many McLean Community organizations, and daily artist studio talks with our participating artists.


Families, friends and art enthusiasts of all ages are encouraged to attend this virtual celebration of community and the arts


Sunday, October 4 through Sunday, October 18, 2020



Admission is FREE for online events.

For more information visit or call 703-790-1953.

Additional information/schedule of events to follow.

*Live musical performances require paid tickets

About MPA

MPA Exhibits, Educates and Inspires

McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) is one of the mid-Atlantic region’s most respected contemporary visual arts organizations. MPA provides high-quality art exhibitions showcasing the work of established and emerging artists, educational programs, art classes, MPAartfest, summer art camps, and ArtReach, an award-winning program serving students in grades K – 12, seniors, and individuals with special needs. For more information, visit