arts in brief

arts in brief

Donna Grone paintings will be shown from Aug. 1 to 31 at the Vienna Arts Center. Above,
Donna Grone paintings will be shown from Aug. 1 to 31 at the Vienna Arts Center. Above, "Wisconsin Farm 1." Sonia Covey photos also will be shown. (Donna Grone)
Thursday, July 20, 2006

Mariachi Feliz to Play In Summer Series

Mariachi Feliz is scheduled to perform traditional Mexican folk music at 7 p.m. today at Lake Anne Plaza in Reston as part of the summer concert series.

Concerts are from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 31.

October Skies will perform acoustic folk music July 27. Interlude will perform jazz and pop Aug. 3. The T-Birds will perform '50s and '60s classics Aug. 10. Never Alone will perform contemporary jazz Aug. 17. The Swingin' Swamis will perform retro Latin rhythm and blues Aug. 24. And Iona will close the series Aug. 31 with high-energy Celtic.

Lake Anne is at 1609-A Washington Plaza.

For information, call 703-476-4500 or visit .

A Mural Depicting The Heavens and Earth

Vienna artist Arline Liu has completed the first phase of her "Wonders of Creation" mural at McLean Bible Church in Vienna.

The mural, on the church's second floor, depicts oceans, planets, skies and whales.

Liu will begin work on the second phase of the 57-foot mural this summer.

The church is at 8925 Leesburg Pike. The building is open until 10 p.m. daily.

Liu's work -- including a small acrylic of the mural -- will be on exhibit at the Vienna Arts Society Gallery through Aug. 26.

An artist's reception is scheduled for 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the gallery, 513 Maple Ave. West.

Iona to Perform a Mix Of Celtic Music

The pan-Celtic band Iona will perform at 4 p.m. Sunday at McLean Central Park as part of the McLean Community Center's Summer Sunday Concerts in the Park.

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