INK, PENCIL, CONTE CRAYON and gouache combine in the hands of two artists to become a conversation – albeit one conducted in the a language of inkblots and scribbled lines.

“Potential Energy — A Collaboration; Works on Paper by Kate McGraw & Ann Tarantino” is the result of a years-long conversation concerned with the vulnerability and power of the self, and the energy that arises from communication.

&raquo Curator’s Office, 1515 14th St. NW, Suite 201; through Oct. 25; 202-387-1008/ ( U St.-Cardozo)

Photo courtesy of Curator’s Office