May 18 - June 23, 2012
1851 S. Bell Street, Crystal City, VirginiaArtomatic
2012 is a month-long art festival in the DC area that is "by artists, for everyone." It is absolutely free to the public.
This year's event is in a former office building that's slated for demolition. It features 10 floors of art by more than 1,000 artists: Visual art, music, performance, film, fashion, and more. Workshops, tours, seminars and other events are held all month long.