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Visual Arts

“ELEVATION” by Vian Borchert, Presented at The Framer's Choice Gallery

ELEVATION: A Journey Through Art and Consciousness Art enthusiasts, get ready to embark on a captivating journey through color, theme, and emotion as Vian Borchert unveils her latest solo exhibition, “ELEVATION.” Presented at The in Gaithersburg, Maryland, this exhibition promises to be a feast for the senses. Whether you're able to attend […]

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Performing Arts

Here are the latest headlines in performance arts, including music, dance, and theater.

“Pulling Together”: Art and Inclusivity on the National Mall
Performance Art | Visual Arts

“Pulling Together”: Art and Inclusivity on the National Mall

The “Pulling Together” exhibit opening Aug. 18 is meant to challenge the concept of a U.S. monument and asks, “What stories remain untold on the National Mall?”
The post These Boundary-Pushing Art Installations Will Take Over The National Mall This Month appeared first on DCist.

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General News

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Restaurants and Bars

Rose Previte, of Michelin-starred restaurant Maydan, releases her first cookbook.

Rose Previte, the multifaceted entrepreneur-restaurateur-designer-author, has etched her name into the culinary landscape, creating a symphony of flavors that transcends borders. And now, a cookbook that brings her flavors into your home. Her journey, rooted in the heart of Ohio, burgeoned into a vibrant tapestry of global cuisines, entrepreneurial ventures, and a commitment to community engagement.


Pazo Fine Art announces new gallery director

Pazo Fine Art is pleased to announce the appointment of Mandy L. Cooper as the new Director. The appointment marks the gallery's ongoing expansion in its vision to work with emerging and mid-career artists and the presentation of Post-War art. Cooper will work alongside the gallery's founder, Luis Pazo, to strengthen the gallery's network… Continue reading Pazo Fine Art Announces New Gallery Director, Mandy L. Cooper


The Free Party Series at the National Gallery of Art returns this fall and expands to the outdoor plaza.

The popular National Gallery Nights fall program will celebrate 50 years of hip-hop and the museum's new Indigenous art exhibit.
The post National Gallery Of Art's Free Party Series Returns This Fall, Expands To Outdoor Plaza appeared first on DCist.

ADIFF, the annual DC Black Independent Film Fest, returns this weekend.

ADIFF, the annual DC Black Independent Film Fest, returns this weekend.

When Diarah N'Daw-Spech and her husband, Reinaldo Barroso-Spech, arrived at Columbia University from Paris in the mid '80s, they devoured film after film to familiarize themselves with American culture. Through this process, the couple quickly found that there weren't a lot of  films that conscientiously represented Black people. “I found most of these [movies] very […]
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