Glenstone Gallery’s “Iconoclasts” Remixes the Museum’s Collection to Offer A Fresh Perspective

Glenstone Museum has a large collection that’s constantly in flux. Works are loaned out or given away at a steady clip, and they can be spotted in museums globally, like […]

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Gustavo Ott Takes the Stage as GALA Hispanic Theatre’s New Artistic Director

Gustavo Ott has been named the next producing artistic director of GALA Hispanic Theatre. The announcement from the theater’s board of directors decision comes nearly six months after the death […]

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“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 Framer’s Choice Gallery in Gaithersburg, Maryland, this exhibition promises to be a feast for the senses. Whether you’re able to attend […]

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Call for Proposals at the Stamp Gallery: Artist in Residence Exhibition

The Stamp Gallery at the University of Maryland, College Park, is seeking proposals for one artist-in-residence exhibition project which will develop in the Gallery over the course of five weeks beginning in March 2024. The AiR program is designed to give the University of Maryland community, as well as the Capital Region Arts community, opportunities… Continue reading Stamp Gallery Call for Proposals: Artist in Residence Exhibition

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“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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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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Exploring the Union Market Food Scene: A Gastronomic Adventure

Are pizza and oysters the dream combo we’ve all been sleeping on? Veg-centric Shaw restaurant Oyster Oyster recently debuted its next-door “garage” serving grandma-style slices and oysters on the half shell. Now, the team behind Brookland French bistro and wine bar Primrose has announced a new Union Market spot call Parachute Pizza that will similarly […]
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The Trawick Prize announces the 2023 Finalists.

Eight regional artists have been selected as finalists for The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards, a juried competition and exhibition produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District. More than 300 artists from Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC submitted work to the 21st annual competition. 2023 Trawick Prize Finalists include Rush Baker IV, Riverdale Park,… Continue reading The Trawick Prize Announces 2023 Finalists

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