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PainterSam Gilliam passed on June 25. His works are all over the place in Washington DC -- Kennedy Center, US Census Bureau in Suitland, the Hirshhorn, etc, etc, etc.

Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Panel -- Contemporary Artists in Conversation with History: 1968 (w/Lava Thomas, Alfredo Jaar, and Sam Gilliam) (120 images)
I was killing time (so to speak) at Rock Creek Cemetery when I noticed this little fellow. I was curious if he would have tried to grab the bird if I hadn't been there. I suspect there aren't as many stray cats in the cemetery anymore.

DC -- Rock Creek Cemetery (30 images)
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2022_06_30A1_SS_Discovery10MD -- Silver Spring -- Discovery headquarters
2022_06_30A2_SS_Art_Post24MD -- Silver Spring -- Public Art: Post-It Art
Post-It Art
Take Note, Silver Spring! Several temporary art installations made entirely with Post It notes are popping up in windows around Downtown Silver Spring!
DTSS has teamed up with Pipkin Creative (@pipkincreative) and muralist Patrick Owens (@patrickowensart) to create several large scale,...
2022_06_30A3_SS_Art_SSprung11MD -- Silver Spring -- Public Art: Silver Sprung pieces (but not fountain)
2022_06_30A4_SS_Art_Maze8MD -- Silver Spring -- Public Art: Lazy River Maze (by Chalk Riot)
LAZY RIVER MAZE
Chalk Riot

Life is always taking unexpected twists and turns. This mural design is informed by our collective need to be flexible and forgiving in our plans so that we can enjoy each day to the fullest. We encourage you to meander along the yellow line and see where it leads you!...
2022_06_30B1_Warner_Theatre9DC -- Penn Qtr -- Warner Theatre (513 13th St NW)
2022_06_30B2_Signs14DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_06_30B3_Callbox1DC -- Callboxes
2022_06_30B4_PPC3DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington @ Pennsylvania Avenue (Signs)
2022_06_30B5_Emb_EU4DC -- Embassy of European Union
2022_06_30B6_Golden_Streets13DC -- Golden Streets (Golden Triangle Tree Box Garden Contest)
2022_06_30B7_Downtown5DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M)
2022_06_30C1_SIAH_Belong29DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: We Belong Here: Marking the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
We Belong Here: Marking the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
June 23, 2022 – Indefinitely
Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the federal legislation that unintentionally helped bring equality to sports, this 30-foot display case illuminates three athletes’ stories while a large mural and access to...
2022_06_30C2_SIAH_Music_HerStory152DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Music HerStory: Women and Music of Social Change
Music HerStory: Women and Music of Social Change
June 22, 2022 – February 20, 2024
Women’s leadership in music and social change is central to the American story. From our earliest musical encounters to the formation of complex social identities, the American musical landscape would not be what it is...
2022_06_30D1_Folklife2Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022)
2022_06_30D2_Folklife_Earth33Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022) -- Earth Optimism x Folklife
Earth Optimism × Folklife
Inspiring Conservation Communities
Earth Optimism × Folklife: Inspiring Conservation Communities
June 22–27 and June 30–July 4, 2022
“Earth Optimism shows us how to find hope in the face of odds that might seem overwhelming. It reminds us that change happens when we focus...
2022_06_30D3_Folklife_UAE22Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022) -- United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates
Living Landscape | Living Memory
United Arab Emirates: Living Landscape | Living Memory
June 22–27 and June 30–July 4, 2022

What kind of world do we want to create together?
Fifty years ago, this was not a hypothetical question but a challenge for seven men as they gathered...
2022_06_30D4_Folklife_Noon86Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022) -- UAE -- Performance: Noon
We open with the powerhouse, Dubai-based band NOON. With roots in India, Egypt, and Great Britain, the band -- Mohammed Hosny (oud), Ratish Chadha (drums), and Steven Bedford (bass) -- reflects and is fueled by the UAE’s cultural diversity. At its heart, NOON is an experimental sound project in which...
2022_06_30E1_SI_Castle13DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle)
2022_06_30E2_SI_Castle_BldgH6DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) -- Exhibit: History of Castle
2022_06_30E3_SI_Castle_Commons10DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) -- The Commons
2022_06_30F1_GWU11DC -- GWU (George Washington University)
2022_06_30F2_GWU_Art8DC -- GWU -- Public Art
2022_06_30F3_Engine237DC -- Foggy Bottom -- Engine Company 23 (2119 G St NW)
2022_06_30G1_Kennedy_Center32DC -- John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2022_06_30G2_Kennedy_Merge37DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: MERGE
MERGE Exhibition
Hall of Nations
MERGE, an exhibition of artwork that considers the intersections, juxtaposition and combinations of creative process and disability identity. This exhibit displays artwork by 15 emerging artists. MERGE is on display to the public free of charge. The result of a...
2022_06_30G3_Kennedy_TribalF28DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: Tribal Nations Flag Exhibit
Tribal Nations Flag Exhibit
June 30–July 20, Hall of States
More than 100 Tribal Nation flags will be on display in the Hall of States, on loan from both the National Museum of the American Indian and First Peoples Fund collections. As nations within a nation, this is the first-time native flags will...
2022_06_30G5_Kennedy_CenterVw95DC -- John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts -- Views from...
2022_06_30G6_Kennedy_Imagining81DC -- Kennedy Center -- Event: Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascoting Film Screening
Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascoting Film Screening
REACH Lawn GA
Outdoor screening of Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascoting. This documentary that examines the movement that is ending the use of Native American names, logos, and mascots in the...
2022_06_30G7_Kennedy_Reach1DC -- Kennedy Center Reach
2022_06_29_Brookside43MD -- Wheaton -- Brookside Gardens
2022_06_28_Le213Politics & Prose @ Takoma Park Community Center -- Minh Lê ("The Blur")
Minh Lê - The Blur - at Takoma Park Library, MD
This event is in-person at the Takoma Park, MD Community Center Auditorium.
Politics and Prose is delighted to partner with the Takoma Park Maryland Library for an exciting program with children's book author Minh Lê.
The Blur by Minh Le, illustrated...
2022_06_27A1_ALA_Hall7American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Other (Monday)
2022_06_27A2_ALA_Authors50American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Authors (Monday)
Authors shown for Monday:
Michaela Goade ("Berry Song"), Sophie Blackall ("Farmhouse"), Ruth Chan ("How Old Is Mr. Tortoise?"), Travis Jonker ("Blue Floats Away"), Jason Reynolds and Raul The Third ("Stuntboy"), Shannon Watters and Branden Boyer-White ("Hollow OGN"), Jadzia Axelrod ("Galaxy The...
2022_06_27B_Rock_Creek_Cem30DC -- Rock Creek Cemetery
2022_06_27C_Lincoln_Reflect33DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: An Evening of Reflection at the Cottage
An Evening of Reflection at the Cottage
As we all work to process today's monumental decision, we will be keeping the Cottage open late this coming Monday, June 27th, as a secular, non-partisan gathering place. Join us to reflect on how to move forward in this moment of division.
4:30-6:30pm: Cottage...
2022_06_26A1_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_06_26A2_PPC1DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington @ Pennsylvania Avenue (Signs)
2022_06_26B1_ALA_Hall14American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Other (Sunday)
2022_06_26B2_ALA_Authors165American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Authors (Sunday)
Authors shown for Sunday:
Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen ("Three Billy Goats Gruff"), Minh Le ("The Blur"), Micha Archer ("Wonder Walkers"), Hudson Talbott ("A Walk in the Words"), Joe Cepeda ("I Hop: An I Like to Read Book"), Susan Kusel ("The Passover Guest"), Art Baltazar ("YAHGZ: The Craynobi Tales"),...
2022_06_26B3_ALA_Panel331American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: Picture Book Illustration & Live Drawing Session with Chris Weyant, Jorge Lacera & Mike Wu
Picture Book Illustration & Live Drawing Session with Chris Weyant, Jorge Lacera & Mike Wu

Join illustrators Christopher Weyant, Jorge Lacera, and Mike Wu as they discuss character design and artistic choices from their recent picture books AND do some drawing while onstage. Featuring This Is (Not)...
2022_06_26B4_ALA_Panel416American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: What’s New, Newbery Authors?: Catching up with Christina Soontornvat, Kelly Barnhill, and Meg Medina!
What’s New, Newbery Authors?: Catching up with Christina Soontornvat, Kelly Barnhill, and Meg Medina!

What's new with the Newbery Award-Winning authors? Join the LIVE recording session of The Yarn Podcast as host Travis Jonker interviews Christina Soontornvat, Kelly Barnhill, and Meg Medina on their...
2022_06_25A1_Penn_Qtr3DC -- Penn Quarter neighborhood
2022_06_25A2_Asphalt_Art2DC -- Public Art: Asphalt Art (art painted on sidewalks and intersections)
2022_06_25A3_Signs3DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_06_25B1_ALA_Hall52American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Other (Saturday)
2022_06_25B2_ALA_Authors132American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Authors (Saturday)
Authors shown for Saturday:
Daniel McCloskey ("Cloud Town"), Gareth Hinds ("Graceling"), Shannon Watters and Branden Boyer-White ("Hollow OGN"), Nathan Hale, Kami Garcia ("Teen Titans: Beast Boy Loves Raven"), Tim Fish and Greg Lockard ("Liebestrasse"), Andrew Aydin ("Run"), Kate Messner, Mike Jung,...
2022_06_25B3_ALA_Panel119American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: Saturday AM: Ushering in a diverse and inclusive new wave of manga
Saturday AM: Ushering in a diverse and inclusive new wave of manga

Saturday AM has the world’s most diverse manga-inspired comics! Appearing for the first time in print, Saturday AM comics feature BIPOC, LGBTQ+, and culturally diverse characters from all around the world. Join the founders and...
2022_06_25B4_ALA_Panel28American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: OwnVoices Adventures in YA/Middle Grade Comics with Skybound Comet
OwnVoices Adventures in YA/Middle Grade Comics with Skybound Comet

Graphic novels have the power to immediately connect readers with stories that reflect how they feel regarding race, gender identity, nationality, or body image. Join these #OwnVoices panelists as they talk about moments of revelation...
2022_06_21A1_NCath_Attack107DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Event: Light in the Darkness: When Monuments Attack
Light in the Darkness: When Monuments Attack
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 | 7:00pm
Monuments and memorials are public symbols that tell the stories communities want remembered and uplifted. The last two years have brought a renewed scrutiny and reckoning of these spaces and histories that have led to a wave...
2022_06_21A2_NCath_Glass16DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Stained glass
Including the section documenting where the Confederate panels had been.
2022_06_21A3_NCath_Juneteenth52DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Illumination: Juneteenth
Public Light Projection with Reclaiming the Monument
From June 19-21 Washington National Cathedral is partnering with Reclaiming the Monument for a special public light projection in celebration of Juneteenth.
Reclaiming the Monument is a public art project based out of Richmond, VA whose light...
2022_06_21B_KatzenX_Quest23DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
Works by Josef Achrer
Josef Achrer’s paintings are a documentary about human society which seeks its lost concentration in the new, infomanic world. Massive amounts of information are hard to decipher and we thus often change our positions....
2022_06_20A1_Signs4DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_06_20A2_PPC5DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington @ Pennsylvania Avenue (Signs)
2022_06_20B1_DOC11DC -- Dept of Commerce Building (Herbert C. Hoover Bldg)
PRIDE flag
2022_06_20B2_SI_Vaccine1DC -- Smithsonian Institution -- Vaccines & Us posters
2022_06_20B4_NCCC2DC -- Logan Circle -- Natl City Christian Church (5 Thomas Circle, NW)
2022_06_20C1_SINMAA2DC -- NMAAHC -- Exterior Images
2022_06_20C2_SINMAA_Slavery80DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (C3) Slavery and Freedom 1400-1877
2022_06_20C3_SINMAA_Defining16DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (C2) Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: Era of Segregation 1876-1968
2022_06_20C4_SINMAA_Expressions3DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (L4) Cultural Expressions
2022_06_20C5_SINMAA_Reckoning51DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (L4) Visual Arts Gallery: Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
September 10, 2021 – Ongoing
Located in the museum’s Visual Art and the American Experience space, the exhibition explores the Black Lives Matter movement, violence against African Americans, and how art depicts Black resistance, resilience, and protest. The...
2022_06_20C6_SINMAA_Vw6DC -- NMAAHC -- View from...
2022_06_20C7_SINMAA_Sports7DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (L3) Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
Jackie Robinson's jersey is temporarily there.
2022_06_20C8_SINMAA_Int7DC -- NMAAHC -- Interior Areas Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_06_20D1_SIAH_Latino56DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Molina Family Latino Gallery -- Exhibit: ¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
June 18, 2022 – Indefinitely
First Floor East, Molina Family Latino Gallery of the National Museum of the American Latino Floor Plan
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States tells U.S. history from the perspectives of the diverse Latinas and...
2022_06_20D2_SIAH_Latino_Tree39DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Molina Family Latino Gallery -- Exhibit: Tree of Life (by Verónica Castillo)
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
June 18, 2022 – Indefinitely
First Floor East, Molina Family Latino Gallery of the National Museum of the American Latino Floor Plan
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States tells U.S. history from the perspectives of the diverse Latinas and...
2022_06_20D3_SIAH_Int6DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Miscellaneous Interior Shots
While I was there, I ran into Anthea M. Hartig, director of the National Museum of American History.
2022_06_20D4_SIAH_Bldg38DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exterior Shots
New flags were added on Flag Day for the four territories run by the United States.
2022_06_19A1_Pageant_1Other1542022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 9) -- Other
2022_06_19A2_Pageant_2Welcome872022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 9) -- Welcome and In-Between Presentations
2022_06_19A3_Pageant_3Inter1112022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 9) -- Interviews
2022_06_19A4_Pageant_4Medina542022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 9) -- Goodbye -- Andolyn Medina and Jade Ridout Appearances
2022_06_19A5_Pageant_5Talent1442022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 9) -- Talent
2022_06_19A6_Pageant_6Evening922022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 9) -- Evening Wear
2022_06_19A7_Pageant_7Top5712022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 9) -- Determining the Top 5
2022_06_19A8_Pageant_8Crown612022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Alivia Roberts)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2022

* ALIVIA ROBERTS -- Embassy Row -- 2022 Miss District of Columbia

* Maya Rimpsey -- Anacostia
* Georgia Turpin -- Capitol Hill
* Nicole Linder -- Catholic University
* Ghelatia Araia -- Columbia Heights
* Kisa Motiwala -- Foggy Bottom
* Hayden...
2022_06_19A9_Pageant_9Post1892022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 9) -- Post-Award Shots on Stage
2022_06_18A_Golden_Streets5DC -- Golden Streets (Golden Triangle Tree Box Garden Contest)
2022_06_18B1_PPC249DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington -- All Except Stage
On Saturday, June 18, we’ll continue the work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. by marching here in Washington, D.C. Join us for The Mass Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington and to the Polls:
We will come together with labor activists, faith communities, moral...
2022_06_18B4_PPC4313DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington -- Stage
On Saturday, June 18, we’ll continue the work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. by marching here in Washington, D.C. Join us for The Mass Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington and to the Polls:
We will come together with labor activists, faith communities, moral...
2022_06_18C1_GAR2DC -- GAR Memorial
2022_06_18C2_Old_PostI14DC -- Old Post Office -- Inside (Pavilion / Hotel)
2022_06_18C3_Old_PostV20DC -- Old Post Office -- Views from tower
2022_06_18D1_SIAH_Latino290DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Molina Family Latino Gallery -- Exhibit: ¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
June 18, 2022 – Indefinitely
First Floor East, Molina Family Latino Gallery of the National Museum of the American Latino Floor Plan
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States tells U.S. history from the perspectives of the diverse Latinas and...
2022_06_18D2_SIAH_Latino_Tree38DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Molina Family Latino Gallery -- Exhibit: Tree of Life (by Verónica Castillo)
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
June 18, 2022 – Indefinitely
First Floor East, Molina Family Latino Gallery of the National Museum of the American Latino Floor Plan
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States tells U.S. history from the perspectives of the diverse Latinas and...
2022_06_18D3_SIAH_Belong15DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: We Belong Here: Marking the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
We Belong Here: Marking the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
June 23, 2022 – Indefinitely
Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the federal legislation that unintentionally helped bring equality to sports, this 30-foot display case illuminates three athletes’ stories while a large mural and access to...
2022_06_18E_Loui15DC -- Dupont Circle -- Fantom Comics -- Event: Thony Loui
>> Author Spotlight - Thony Loui On Saturday, June 18th At 4pm - 6pm!
Fantom Friends!
We're happy to announce we'll be hosting Haitian artist Thony Loui at the store for a signing event for the debut of the second book of his series, Tanama Metamorphosis!
We'll also be carrying the first issue as...
2022_06_18F_SSL3MD -- Silver Spring -- Library (900 Wayne Ave)
They had had the formal renaming ceremony earlier in the day. I thought that meant the main sign would change but they just changed the side sign.
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich, County Council President Gabe Albornoz, and County Councilmember Will Jawando will join members of the family of...
2022_06_16A1_PProse11DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW)
2022_06_16A2_McKibben70Politics & Prose -- Bill McKibben ("The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon")
Bill McKibben -- The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon: A Graying American Looks Back at His Suburban Boyhood and Wonders What the Hell Happened - at Conn Ave
In this revelatory cri de coeur, McKibben digs deep into our history (and his own well-meaning but not all-seeing past) and into the latest...
2022_06_15A1_Murals3DC -- Public Murals
2022_06_15A2_Le_Droit1DC -- Le Droit neighborhood
2022_06_15B1_DCDOX106DC -- DC/DOX Festival Launch Event @ Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema -- In-theatre shots
DC/DOX Festival Launch Event
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema
Washington, DC

Join us for a special launch event announcing a new annual documentary festival coming in 2023 to the nation’s capital.

The Launch Event features an evening of premiere documentary films,...
2022_06_15B2_DCDOX2313DC -- DC/DOX Festival Launch Event @ Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema -- Lobby/Outside Shots
DC/DOX Festival Launch Event
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema
Washington, DC

Join us for a special launch event announcing a new annual documentary festival coming in 2023 to the nation’s capital.

The Launch Event features an evening of premiere documentary films,...
2022_06_12A_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_06_12B1_Viet_Wall14DC -- Vietnam Veterans Memorial
2022_06_12B2_Korean_War22DC -- Korean War Veterans Memorial
2022_06_12C1_MathemalchemyC97Natl Academy of Sciences -- Event: Mathemalchemy: Closing Gallery Talk
Mathemalchemy: Closing Gallery Talk on Sunday, June 12
Mathemalchemy is a collaborative art installation that celebrates the beauty and creativity of mathematics.
Join mathematician and physicist Ingrid Daubechies and fiber artist Dominique Ehrmann for a gallery talk about their multimedia art...
2022_06_12C2_NAS_Mathemalchemy175DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: Mathemalchemy
Mathemalchemy
January 24, 2022 - June 12, 2022
NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., Upstairs Gallery
Mathemalchemy is a collaborative art installation conceived as the brainchild of mathematician and NAS and NAE member Ingrid Daubechies and fiber artist Dominique Ehrmann, and driven by the...
2022_06_12C3_NAS_Progress56DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: Progress was Neither Swift Nor Easy
Progress was Neither Swift Nor Easy
Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine
NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., East Gallery
Women are underrepresented in most STEMM fields despite being half of the population and performing as well as, if not better than, men in math and science. Women...
2022_06_12C4_NAS_Terrain35DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: Terrain: Speaking of Home
Terrain: Speaking of Home
Artwork by Joe Feddersen
May 20, 2022 - September 30, 2022
NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., West Gallery
Native American artist Joe Feddersen (Okanagan and Arrow Lakes) explores Indigenous landscapes and icons, and the complex relationship between contemporary...
2022_06_12D1_NAS6DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg
2022_06_12D2_NAS_Service24DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: In Service to the Nation
2022_06_12D3_NAS_African11DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: African Americans in Science, Engineering, and Medicine
2022_06_12D4_NAS_Art21DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Art Highlights
2022_06_12D5_NAS_Great_Hall7DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Great Hall
2022_06_12D6_Einstein4DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Albert Einstein Memorial
2022_06_12E1_AU1DC -- American University
2022_06_12E2_Katzen2DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center
2022_06_12E3_KatzenX_Quest20DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
Works by Josef Achrer
Josef Achrer’s paintings are a documentary about human society which seeks its lost concentration in the new, infomanic world. Massive amounts of information are hard to decipher and we thus often change our positions....
2022_06_11A1_March_4RL_GVM22DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Gun Violence Memorial
2022_06_11A2_March_4RL_Crowd294DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Crowd
2022_06_11A4_March_4RL_Stage126DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Stage
Speakers included Muriel Bowser, David Hogg, Rebecca Pringle (National Education Association president) and Randi Weingarten (American Federation of Teachers president).
2022_06_11A5_March_4RL_Wrap69DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Left behind banners
2022_06_11B1_Katzen2DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center
2022_06_11B2_Transitions42DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Gallery Talk: Caribbean Transitions w/Keith Morrison
Opening and Gallery Talk: Caribbean Transitions
Curator Keith Morrison will discuss the exhibition Caribbean Transitions, followed by an opening reception for the AU Museum's six summer shows.
Caribbean Transitions explores the character, complexity, and originality of art by Caribbean American...
2022_06_11B3_KatzenO123DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Opening Reception (Public)
Folks seen here include Jack Rasmussen, Helen Zughaib, Mokha Laget, Josef Achrer, Dalya Luttwak, and Betsy Broun.
2022_06_11C1_KatzenX_GGlass8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A/B Spring Exhibition: Glorious Glass: Works by Annette Lerner
Glorious Glass: Works by Annette Lerner
April 23–May 22 and June 11-August 7, 2022

Annette Lerner’s most recent works combine her love of color, gesture, and three-dimensional form. Lerner submits her glass materials to her artistic will by bending, shaping, and gluing, bringing her multilayered...
2022_06_11C2_KatzenX_Vertiginous21DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Vertiginous Matter: Jason Horowitz
Vertiginous Matter: Jason Horowitz
Curated by Jennifer Sakai
June 11–August 7, 2022

Vertiginous Matter: Jason Horowitz is an investigation of materialism, scale, and perception as shown through his lens and artistic process. Utilizing modern technology Horowitz’s images are both arresting in their...
2022_06_11C3_KatzenX_Caribbean88DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Caribbean Transitions
Caribbean Transitions
Curated by Keith Morrison
June 11–August 7, 2022

This exhibition explores the character, complexity, and originality of art by Caribbean American artists as they expand the art of the North American continent. The 20 artists in the exhibition are respected internationally, and...
2022_06_11C4_KatzenX_Homeland70DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Home-Land: Exploring the American Myth
Home-Land: Exploring the American Myth
Curated by Michael Quituisaca and Alexandra Schuman
June 11–August 7, 2022

Taking advantage of the museum’s proximity to the Department of Homeland Security’s Nebraska Avenue Complex, this exhibition explores the impact that American culture has on its...
2022_06_11C5_KatzenX_Bridge17DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Bridge that Carried Us Over
The Bridge that Carried Us Over
Presented by the AU Museum Project Space
June 11–August 7, 2022

The Bridge that Carried Us Over explores the mechanisms by which the transfer of intergenerational wealth, land, and historical memory have been denied to the African diaspora in the United States. It...
2022_06_11C6_KatzenX_Perceptual29DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Mokha Laget: Perceptualism
Mokha Laget: Perceptualism
Curated by Kristen Hileman
June 11–August 7, 2022

Featuring over 40 paintings, sculpture, drawings, and lithographs, Mokha Laget: Perceptualism surveys the last ten years of an artistic practice devoted to exploring perception and space. Through a playful and...
2022_06_11C7_KatzenX_Quest61DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
Works by Josef Achrer
Josef Achrer’s paintings are a documentary about human society which seeks its lost concentration in the new, infomanic world. Massive amounts of information are hard to decipher and we thus often change our positions....
2022_06_10A_Signs9DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_06_10B1_Union_Station6DC -- Union Station (exterior)
The homeless tents have been removed from in front of Union Station.
2022_06_10B2_United_Methodist3DC -- Capitol Hill -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE)
2022_06_10B3_Grant_Mem7DC -- U.S. Capitol Grounds -- Ulysses S. Grant Memorial
Ducks.
2022_06_10B4_DOEd4DC -- Dept of Education Bldg (400 Maryland Ave SW)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_06_10B5_SIAIR_Bldg5DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
2022_06_10B6_PPC2DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington @ Pennsylvania Avenue (Signs)
2022_06_10C_IHS103DC -- Innovative Housing Showcase (2022) @ Mall
Innovative Housing Showcase
June 10-12, 2022
The Innovative Housing Showcase is a three-day event featuring new building technologies and housing solutions that are making housing more innovative, resilient, and affordable for American families. More than 2,500 people, including policymakers, housing...
2022_06_10D1_Folklife16Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022)
Setting up for the upcoming Folklife Festival.
2022_06_10D2_Mall7DC -- Natl Mall area
2022_06_10D3_Corcoran2DC -- Corcoran Gallery of Art
2022_06_10D4_OEOB8DC -- Downtown -- Eisenhower Executive Office Building (Old Executive Office Building) (1650 Penn Ave NW)
2022_06_10D5_USTR4DC -- Foggy Bottom -- USTR Building (Winder Building) (604 17th St. NW)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_06_10D6_DOC5DC -- Dept of Commerce Building (Herbert C. Hoover Bldg)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_06_10D7_RRB4DC -- Ronald Reagan Building (Exterior Images)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_06_10E1_March_4RL_GVM55DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Gun Violence Memorial
2022_06_10E2_March_4RL_Prep6DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Setting up for the event the following day
2022_06_10F1_Naval_Center8DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center
2022_06_10F2_Naval_Sailor33DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center -- Exhibit: The American Sailor: Agile, Capable, and Talented
The American Sailor: Agile, Capable, and Talented tells the story of the evolution of the United States Navy. It portrays the U.S. Navy as a powerhouse with great agility to move humanity forward through action and serve those in crisis around the world. This exhibit showcases past & present seaborne...
2022_06_10F3_SIPG_Mvsevm2DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: MVSEVM (by David Beck)
The piece is back after the gallery was refurbished a little.
2022_06_10F4_SIPG_Bravo9DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Bravo!
2022_06_10G1_GAR5DC -- GAR Memorial
The DC Downtown BID has set up picnic tables in the park area.
2022_06_10G2_Newseum11DC -- Newseum
2022_06_10G3_NGA_Bldg2DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Building
For some reason, the NGA is one of the few buildings that puts up fencing around its building and the Mellon Fountain before Pennsylvania Avenue-centric marches and parades. These fences are up to protect the building from PRIDE.
2022_06_10G4_Mellon_Fountain2DC -- Andrew W. Mellon Memorial Fountain
For some reason, the NGA is one of the few buildings that puts up fencing around its building and the Mellon Fountain before Pennsylvania Avenue-centric marches and parades. These fences are up to protect the building from PRIDE.
2022_06_10G5_Emb_Canada2DC -- Embassy of Canada
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_06_10G6_ICAR10DC -- Mall -- Event: ICAR exhibit
2022_06_09A1_Meridian28DC -- Columbia Heights -- Meridian Hill Park (Malcolm X Park)
2022_06_09A2_Emb_Poland1DC -- Embassy of Poland
2022_06_09A3_Emb_Poland_Polska15DC -- Embassy of Poland -- Fence Exhibit: Polska
2022_06_09B1_Emb_Spain_Arts10DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture
2022_06_09B2_Emb_Spain_Pollin11DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Lawn Exhibit: Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren
Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren
In “Around Pollinators,” environmental Spanish artist Lucía Loren raises a reflection on the fundamental role of native biotopes in generating resilience in the face of the serious threat of climate change.
With this purpose in mind, Lucía Loren proposes the creation...
2022_06_09B3_Emb_Spain_Terraza187DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Event: La Terraza 2022
La Terraza 2022
After its first edition in 2019, the Cultural Office Summer Party “La Terraza” is back with live music by the Spanish band Dry Martina, multiple exhibitions, Mahou beer, and more.
Celebrated at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, a D.C. historic architectural landmark, La...
2022_06_05A1_USRes1739DC -- Downtown -- US Reservation 173 (NY Ave between 12th and I St NW)
The section has been shut down and the homeless tents have been removed.
2022_06_05A2_USRes0704DC -- Downtown -- US Reservation 70 (Mass. Ave, between 11th and L St, NW, next ot Mt Vernon Place United Methodist Church)
Some of the NPS reservations have been cleared of homeless tents. Others have not, resulting in more homeless tents in the exempted areas.
2022_06_05A3_Gompers_Mem12DC -- Samuel Gompers Memorial
2022_06_05A4_Downtown1DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M)
2022_06_05A5_Eaton7DC -- Downtown -- Eaton DC (1201 K St NW)
2022_06_05B1_AwesomeM70Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Miscellaneous (Sunday)
2022_06_05B2_AwesomeA50Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Artists (Sunday)
Artists here include Mark Mariano, Chris Mariano, John Gallagher, Richard Pini, Wendy Pini, Alexandra Bowman, Agnes Garbowska, Jim Calafiore, Lee Weeks, and Laura Lee Gulledge
2022_06_05B3_Awesome_Nick24Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Melissa Joan Hart and Kel Mitchell
Growing up a Nick Kid with Melissa Joan Hart and Kel Mitchell
We all grew up with Clarissa explaining it all, and Kel teaching us the value of orange carbonated beverages. But what happens when Melissa Joan Hart and Kel Mitchell take the Main Stage together, to reminisce with old school Nickelodeon...
2022_06_05B4_Awesome_Esposito34Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Giancarlo Esposito
The Many Roles of Giancarlo Esposito
Gianocarlo Esposito is easily recognized for his portrayal of Gus Fring in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. We also love his work in The Mandalorian, The Boys, and Once Upon a Time. His far reaching acting resume also includes video games like Payday 2 and Far Cry...
2022_06_05B5_Awesome_Schnapp12Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Noah Schnapp
Stranger Chats with Noah Schnapp
The world is turning upside down. We've been actively geeking out over the return of Stranger Things, season 4, to Netflix. Now's your chance to geek out with Noah Schnapp, who plays Will Byers on the hit sci-fi/horror show. Get to know the behind-the-scenes of the...
2022_06_05B6_Awesome_Astin20Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Sean Astin
Second Breakfast with Sean Astin
Fate has chosen him! It's Sean Astin, best known from Lord of the Rings, The Goonies, and Stranger Things. As Samwise Gamgee, he helped Frodo trek to Mount Doom to destroy The One Ring. As Mikey Walsh he tried to find a legendary pirate's long-lost treasure. As the...
2022_06_05C1_AwesomeJr_CM18Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Groove Is In The Art w/Chris Mariano
Maritone Records Presents Groove Is In The Art
Let the eclectic sounds of the superstar musicians of Maritone Records move and groove your pencil along the page. What kind of art will each song inspire you to create? All ages and all levels of artists are welcome.
2022_06_05C2_AwesomeJr_DG33Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Art Celebration: Alien Invasion with Dawn Griffin
Art Celebration: Alien Invasion with Dawn Griffin
Watch out! The Aliens are invading! Artists of all ages are welcome to join cartoonist, Dawn Griffin for this cosmically fun workshop. Using simple shapes and inspiration from animals, artists will create their own awesome aliens. Panelists: Dawn...
2022_06_04A1_AwesomeM114Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Miscellaneous (Saturday)
2022_06_04A2_AwesomeA55Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Artists (Saturday)
Artists here include Joe Carabeo, Laura Lee Gulledge, Dawn Griffin, Lee Weeks, Jimmy Palmiotti, Amanda Conner, John Mariano, Chris Mariano, and Franco (Aureliani).
2022_06_04A3_Awesome_Daniels32Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Anthony Daniels
Oh dear! It’s Anthony Daniels!
He's fluent in over 6 million forms of communications! Anthony Daniels, best known as C-3PO aka Threepio in Star Wars, is the only actor to have either appeared or been involved with in pretty much every iteration of Star Wars magic. That's some serious Star Wars...
2022_06_04A4_AwesomeJr_MM4Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Draw That Voice with Mark Mariano
Draw That Voice with Mark Mariano
Mark Mariano and guests will provide a wide range of voices. The audience will draw characters to match each voice. Panelists: Mark Mariano
2022_06_04A5_AwesomeJr_LLG24Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Laura Lee Gulledge
Sketchbook Dares with Laura Lee Gulledge
Calling all sketchbook lovers! In this interactive presentation Laura Lee Gulledge will demonstrate DRAWING LIVE a couple of her favorite drawing activities that are featured in her book “Sketchbook Dares: 24 Ways to Draw Out Your Inner Artist.” Plus she’ll...
2022_06_04B_WCC14DC -- Washington Convention Center
2022_06_03_Carpoolers207AFI -- Festival of New Spanish Cinema (2022) -- "Carpoolers" (w/Martín Cuervo)
CARPOOLERS
Opening night screening followed by a reception.
Directed by Martín Cuervo, Spain, 2021, 87 minutes. Original title: Con quién viajas.
In Spanish with English subtitles.
Both screenings will be followed by a Q&A with filmmaker Martín Cuervo.
In writer-director Martín Cuervo’s debut...
2022_06_01A1_NBG209VA -- Norfolk -- Norfolk Botanical Garden
2022_06_01A2_NBG_VC67VA -- Norfolk -- Norfolk Botanical Garden -- Visitor Center
2022_06_01A3_NBG_WOW108VA -- Norfolk -- Norfolk Botanical Garden -- WOW Children’s Garden
WOW Children’s Garden
The WOW Children’s Garden offers opportunities for learning and exploration for family members of all ages. Trek across the globe in our world-themed splash fountains and Passport Gardens, climb Discovery Peak to see, smell, and touch edible plants, and take a nature walk through...
2022_06_01A4_NBG_Raccoon11VA -- Norfolk -- Norfolk Botanical Garden -- Rabid (?) Raccoon
2022_06_01B1_Chrysler_Main29VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Miscellaneous
2022_06_01B2_Chrysler_GlassP73VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Glassworks -- Perry Glass Studio
2022_06_01B3_Chrysler_Glass448VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Glassworks
2022_06_01B5_Chrysler_Painting218VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Painting
2022_06_01B6_Chrysler_Sculpture83VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Sculpture
2022_06_01B7_Chrysler_Ancient96VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Ancient
2022_06_01C1_Chrysler_Totality11VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Exhibit: The Totality of Time Lusters the Dusk
The Totality of Time Lusters the Dusk
January 15, 2022 — July 17, 2022
In this immersive installation, artist Lauren Fensterstock transforms a gallery within the Chrysler Museum of Art into a darkened and glittering cosmos.
Using the labor-intensive technique of mosaic, Fensterstock encrusts her...
2022_06_01C2_Chrysler_Ghostly18VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Exhibit: Hew Locke: The Ghostly Tourists
Hew Locke: The Ghostly Tourists
January 28, 2022 — June 26, 2022
The Chrysler Museum of Art is excited to present its newly acquired sculpture Ghost (2015) by Guyanese-British artist Hew Locke. Ghost is a miniaturized version of the King George V class World War II British battleships. These ships...
2022_06_01D1_Chrysler_Hood9VA -- Norfolk -- Neighborhood around Chrysler Museum of Art
2022_06_01D2_Mermaids20VA -- Norfolk -- Public Art: Mermaids
2022_05_31A1_Chrysler_Main12VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Miscellaneous
2022_05_31A2_Chrysler_Escher392VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Exhibit: M.C. Escher: Infinite Variations
M.C. Escher: Infinite Variations
April 15, 2022 — August 28, 2022
Dutch artist Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898–1972) is possibly the world’s most well-known graphic artist, but he once vexed an interviewer by referring to himself as a mathematician! Escher’s artistic output was considerable, and his...
2022_05_31A4_Chrysler_Painting447VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Painting
2022_05_31A6_Chrysler_Sculpture168VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Sculpture
2022_05_31A7_Chrysler_Guiding63VA -- Norfolk -- Chrysler Museum of Art -- Exhibit: The Guiding Hand: The Barr Foundation Collection of Torah Pointers
The Guiding Hand: The Barr Foundation Collection of Torah Pointers
March 24, 2022 — August 14, 2022
For hundreds of years, Jews used simple tapered wooden sticks to point the way through the text of the Torah without touching the fragile handwritten animal-skin parchment surface. These pointers are...
2022_05_31B1_Norfolk27VA -- Norfolk
2022_05_31B2_MacArthur28VA -- Norfolk -- General Douglas MacArthur Memorial
2022_05_31B3_Norfolk_Art18VA -- Norfolk -- Public Art
2022_05_31B4_Norfolk_Murals10VA -- Norfolk -- Public Murals
2022_05_31B5_Mermaids14VA -- Norfolk -- Public Art: Mermaids
2022_05_31B6_Seldon_Market8VA -- Norfolk -- Seldon Market
2022_05_31C1_Elizabeth_RT70VA -- Norfolk -- Elizabeth River Trail
2022_05_31C2_Wisconsin26VA -- Norfolk -- Battleship Wisconsin
2022_05_31C3_Nauticus11VA -- Norfolk -- Nauticus (except USS Wisconsin)
2022_05_31C4_Norfolk_AFM31VA -- Norfolk -- Elizabeth River Trail -- Armed Forces Memorial
2022_05_31C5_Pagoda6VA -- Norfolk -- Elizabeth River Trail -- Taiwan Friendship Pavilion
2022_05_30A1_Murals10DC -- Public Murals
2022_05_30A2_Signs2DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_05_30A3_Signs192DC -- Temporary Signs -- COVID-19
2022_05_30B1_Building_Gun57DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Gun Violence Memorial Project
Gun Violence Memorial Project
April 9, 2021–September 25, 2022
“You hear those numbers all the time, but you never tie names to them. I wanted you to see who my son was.”
-- Pamela Bosley, mother of Terrell Bosley, Co-founder of Purpose Over Pain

Memorials are works of art and architecture that...
2022_05_30B2_Building_Notre43DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Notre-Dame de Paris: The Augmented Exhibition
Notre-Dame de Paris: The Augmented Exhibition
On Display April 15 – September 26, 2022
Notre-Dame de Paris: The Augmented Exhibition is an augmented reality immersion into the history and restoration of the revered cathedral produced by the innovative French start-up Histovery, in collaboration with...
2022_05_30B3_Building_Wall131DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: The Wall/El Muro:
The Wall/El Muro:
What Is a Border Wall?
On Display Until November 6, 2022
The Wall/El Muro: What Is a Border Wall? examines the border wall from the perspective of architecture and design. By focusing on the built environment, visitors will understand that a border wall makes real—and...
2022_05_30C1_Pershing22DC -- National World War I Memorial (Pershing Park)
2022_05_30C2_MemDay_Parade99DC -- Memorial Day Parade (2022)
The National Memorial Day Parade returns LIVE in 2022! For the first time since 2019, the parade returns to Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC, in the nation’s largest Memorial Day salute to the men and women who have sacrificed for our country.
Attend the parade live, in person, or watch on...
2022_05_30C3_Viet_Mem58DC -- Vietnam Veterans Memorial -- Event: 2022 Memorial Day @ the Wall
2022_05_30C4_Lincoln_Mem_VAU3DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- VAU Fallen Heroes Memorial
2022_05_30C5_Lincoln_Mem3DC -- Lincoln Memorial
2022_05_30C6_Korean_War_Mem34DC -- Korean War Veterans Memorial -- Event: Memorial Day observance
2022_05_30C7_WWII12DC -- World War II Memorial
2022_05_30D1_Mall2DC -- Natl Mall area
2022_05_30D2_Stables2DC -- Mall -- U.S. Park Police Horse Stables and Education Center
2022_05_29A1_Signs3DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_05_29A2_Murals5DC -- Public Murals
2022_05_29A3_Protest_Kidnapped2DC -- Protest: Kidnapped by FBI crazy guy
2022_05_29B1_Newseum2DC -- Newseum
2022_05_29B2_SIAIR_Bldg11DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
2022_05_29B3_Mall4DC -- Natl Mall area
2022_05_29B4_SIAIB_Futures2DC -- Arts and Industries Bldg -- FUTURES
FUTURES
November 20, 2021 – July 6, 2022
Part exhibition, part festival, FUTURES presents nearly 32,000 square feet of new immersive site-specific art installations, interactives, working experiments, inventions, speculative designs, and “artifacts of the future,” as well as historic objects and...
2022_05_29B5_SI_Vaccine2DC -- Smithsonian Institution -- Vaccines & Us posters
2022_05_29B6_Old_Post13DC -- Old Post Office / Trump Finger -- Outside
The former DC Trump Hotel was sold to Waldorf Astoria who quickly removed the putsch leader's name from the structure. Lobbyists interested in greasing the wheels would get rooms at Trump's Hotel. It was also the only place that he got out of the car to walk during his one-term presidency. Except in...
2022_05_29B7_Pershing26DC -- National World War I Memorial (Pershing Park)
2022_05_29C1_NGA_Silence86DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: American Silence: The Photographs of Robert Adams
American Silence: The Photographs of Robert Adams
May 29 – October 2, 2022
For 50 years, Robert Adams (b. 1937) has made compelling, provocative, and highly influential photographs that show us the wonder and fragility of the American landscape, its inherent beauty, and the inadequacy of our response...
2022_05_29C2_SIHIR_Gilliam38DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Sam Gilliam: Full Circle
Sam Gilliam: Full Circle
May 25, 2022 – September 11, 2022
Sam Gilliam: Full Circle pairs a series of circular paintings (or tondos) created in 2021 with “Rail” (1977), a landmark painting in the Hirshhorn’s permanent collection. Gilliam’s first solo exhibition at the Hirshhorn reflects the breadth of...
2022_05_29C3_SISG_Roof43DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: Once Upon a Roof: Vanished Korean Architecture
Once Upon a Roof: Vanished Korean Architecture
May 21, 2022 – October 30, 2022
Roof tiles made of fired clay are key elements of traditional Korean architecture. They not only protected wooden structures from the weather; they also carried aesthetic value and symbolic meaning. One special type of...
2022_05_29C4_SIAH_Daves_Dream17DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Dave's Dream
Dave's Dream
May 27, 2022 – Indefinitely
Dave’s Dream is a modified 1969 Ford LTD known as a “lowrider” and named for David Jaramillo of Chimayo, New Mexico, who began customizing this car in the 1970s. After his death, Jaramillo’s family and local artisans completed the modifications that he had...
2022_05_29C5_SIRG_Janet1810DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: Janet Echelman's 1.8 Renwick
2022_05_29C6_SIRG_Moment478DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World
This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World
May 13, 2022 – April 2, 2023
This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World showcases American craft like never before. The exhibition highlights the role that artists play in our world to spark essential conversations, stories of resilience, and methods of...
2022_05_29D_Rolling_Thunder88DC -- Rolling Thunder @ Independence Avenue
Rolling to Remember
The annual motorcycle rally was created to call attention to soldiers who are missing in action or prisoners of war, as well as to raise awareness of the growing suicide rate among veterans. Taking place over the entire weekend, a number of events are scheduled for each day,...
2022_05_29E1_NMWA3DC -- Penn Qtr -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts (1250 New York Ave NW)
2022_05_29E2_Penn_Qtr1DC -- Penn Quarter neighborhood
2022_05_29E3_Surratt_Boarding2DC -- Chinatown -- Surratt Boarding House (604 H St NW)
2022_05_29E4_GAHM3DC -- German-American Heritage Museum
2022_05_29E5_Building_Transform22DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Transform DC
Transform DC
A collaboration with local artist Patrick McDonough, Transform DC is a mural project where students work collaboratively to create large scale murals that are installed either at their base school or as a part of a city-wide culminating installation. The murals are a part of the Transform...
2022_05_29E6_Lafayette_Square11DC -- Lafayette Square (by White House) area
2022_05_28A1_Baltimore_Signs5MD -- Baltimore -- Signs
2022_05_28A2_Baltimore_Art4MD -- Baltimore -- Public Art (Except Murals)
2022_05_28A3_Baltimore_Murals16MD -- Baltimore -- Public Murals
2022_05_28A4_Baltimore_TCB4MD -- Baltimore -- Public Art: Traffic Control Boxes
2022_05_28A5_BTrail_Heritage34MD -- Baltimore Urban Heritage Trail -- Heritage Walk
2022_05_28B_Seltzer202MD -- Baltimore -- Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower
2022_05_28C1_Baltimore33MD -- Baltimore
2022_05_28C2_BCFD236MD -- Baltimore -- Engine Company 23
Engine Company 23, Rescue 1, Medic 1, Squad Medic 47, Air Cascade 1, Hazmat 1, Decon 1, Battalion Chief 6, EMS 6
15 S. Eutaw Street, 21201
(410) 396-5167 – 1973
EMS 2 (443) 984-1409

Serving: Ridgely’s Delight, Seton Hill, Sharp Leadenhall, Barre Circle, Brooklyn, Carrollton Ridge, Union Square,...
2022_05_28C3_Camden_Yards27MD -- Baltimore -- Camden Yards
2022_05_28C4_Geppis6MD -- Baltimore -- Geppi's Entertainment Museum
2022_05_28D1_Harbor111MD -- Baltimore -- Inner Harbor
2022_05_28D2_Hare_Krishna20MD -- Baltimore -- Hare Krishna rally
2022_05_28D3_Constellation5MD -- Baltimore -- USS Constellation
2022_05_28D4_Baltimore_Aquarium2MD -- Baltimore -- Natl Aquarium
2022_05_28D5_CG_Taney1MD -- Baltimore -- Coast Guard Cutter Taney (Baltimore Maritime Museum)
2022_05_28E1_Reginald_Lewis5MD -- Baltimore -- Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American Histrory and Culture
2022_05_28E2_Shot_Tower1MD -- Baltimore -- Phoenix Shot Tower
2022_05_28E3_Baltimore_Columbus19MD -- Baltimore -- Christopher Columbus Monument
2022_05_28E4_Baltimore_PWM10MD -- Baltimore -- Baltimore Public Works Museum
2022_05_28E5_Baltimore_CWM7MD -- Baltimore -- Baltimore Civil War Museum
2022_05_28E6_Baltimore_Katyn38MD -- Baltimore -- Memorial: Katyn
2022_05_28F1_SS_Art_Brightly13MD -- Silver Spring -- Public Art: Floral Breezeway Art & On Island Time (by Brightly Ever After)
Floral Breezeway Art & On Island Time (by Brightly Ever After)

Floral Breezeway Art (by Brightly Ever After)
Downtown Silver Spring is in full bloom with a little help from our friends at Brightly Ever After! Check out the new floral displays hanging in the breezeways that are brightening up the...
2022_05_28F2_SSprung6MD -- Silver Spring -- Silver Sprung development (bound: Colesville Rd., Fenton St., Wayne Ave., Georgia Ave.)
2022_05_28G1_Horror_Darkness187AFI -- "Horror of Darkness" (w/Count Gore De Vol)
Count Gore presents HORROR OF DRACULA (1958) Join us for a bloody good time when local TV legend Count Gore de Vol (Dick Dyszel) returns to present another horror classic in the spirit of the original CREATURE FEATURE broadcasts, including vintage clips from the Count's vault and some interactive fun...
2022_05_24A1_United_Methodist2DC -- Capitol Hill -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE)
2022_05_24A2_Union_Station10DC -- Union Station (exterior)
2022_05_24B1_USCHS_Linc100217USCHS -- Honoring the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial @ Rayburn House Office Bldg
Honoring the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial
by U.S. Capitol Historical Society
Join the U.S. Capitol Historical Society for a special in-person and livestreamed event to mark the centennial of the Lincoln Memorial!
This month marks the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial. To honor...
2022_05_22A_Lincoln_Mem11DC -- Lincoln Memorial
2022_05_22B1_LincolnM100569DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Event: Lincoln Memorial Centennial Celebration
Lincoln Memorial Centennial Celebration, May 22, 2022
Building on Lincoln’s Vision of Unity and Equality

Musical Prelude: United States Marine Band Brass Quintet
Master of Ceremonies: David J. Kent, President, Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia
Welcome: Charles Sams III, Director, National...
2022_05_21A_Bohrer25MD -- Gaithersburg -- Bohrer Park @ Summit Hall Farm
2022_05_21B1_GBF_Misc176Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Miscellaneous
2022_05_21B2_GBF_PProse23Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Politics and Prose Room
2022_05_21C1_GBF_VKAW10Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Vera Kurian, Ashley Winstead (w/Allison Leotta)
Vera Kurian, Ashley Winstead
Mystery/Thriller
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
Murder, mystery and psychological intrigue are at the heart of these college campus thrillers by Vera Kurian and Ashley Winstead.
Moderated by Allison Leotta

Mystery/Thriller
Vera Kurian
Latest Title: Never Saw Me...
2022_05_21C2_GBF_Murphy4Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Stacie Murphy (w/Jennifer Bort Yacovissi)
Stacie Murphy
Mystery/Thriller
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
Stacie Murphy presents her new book, "The Unquiet Dead." In this Gilded Age mystery we meet Amelia Matthew, who can communicate with the dead, and uses her special talents to solve the murder of a young girl whose death scandalized New York...
2022_05_21C3_GBF_Pavone15Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Chris Pavone (w/Kathleen Barber)
Chris Pavone
Mystery/Thriller
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
The latest by Chris Pavone, "Two Nights in Lisbon", centers on a woman who wakes up to find her new husband missing. Readers of thrillers and suspense will love this program.
Interviewed by Kathleen Barber

Mystery/Thriller
Chris...
2022_05_21C4_GBF_Bartz10Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Andrea Bartz
Andrea Bartz
Mystery/Thriller
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
Bartz presents her best-selling thriller, "We Were Never Here," which was named One of the Best Books of the Year by NPR and Marie Claire and was a recent Reese's Book Club Pick. It tells the tale of a backpacking trip in Chile that goes...
2022_05_21C5_GBF_Cosby7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- S.A. Cosby
S.A. Cosby
Mystery/Thriller
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
Cosby presents his gritty thriller "Razorblade Tears," which has received wide acclaim and become a best-seller. A Black father. A white father. Two murdered sons. A quest for vengeance.
Interviewed by Cheryl Head

Mystery/Thriller
S.A....
2022_05_21C6_GBF_Scalzi16Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- John Scalzi
John Scalzi
Science Fiction
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
Best-selling sci-fi writer John Scalzi presents his new novel, "The Kaiju Preservation Society." The novel kicks off in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic but doesn't dwell long on the general devastation of 2020 before escaping into Kaiju...
2022_05_21C7_GBF_Slocumb16Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Brendan Slocumb with Chatter on Books
Brendan Slocumb with Chatter on Books
Mystery/Thriller
Dashiell Hammett Pavilion
Brendan Slocumb discusses "The Violin Conspiracy" with Torie Clarke and David Aldridge from the Chatter on Books podcast. (Note: author Jonathan Santlofer was going to participate in this panel but has had to cancel his...
2022_05_21D1_GBF_Stewart8Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- David Stewart
David Stewart
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
David Stewart, one of our foremost historians, speaks about his new historical fiction, "The New Land," a historical saga of family, love, war and struggle, set in Maine in 1753.

Fiction
David O. Stewart
Latest Title: The New Land
After years...
2022_05_21D2_GBF_Young6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Melissa Scholes Young (w/Donna Hemans)
Melissa Scholes Young
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
Melissa Scholes Young presents her new book, "The Hive." In the book, we meet the Fehler sisters who are working in a fourth generation family business in rural Missouri. After their father's death their future is uncertain and they struggle...
2022_05_21D3_GBF_BShapiro9Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- B.A. Shapiro
B.A. Shapiro
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
Best-selling author B.A. Shapiro presents her novel, "Metropolis." Shapiro gives us a cast of unforgettable characters whose lives intersect when a harrowing accident occurs at a storage warehouse in Cambridge. But was it an accident? A suicide? A...
2022_05_21D4_GBF_Johnson6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Jocelyn Nicole Johnson
Jocelyn Nicole Johnson
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
Johnson presents her acclaimed short story collection, "My Monticello." The stories explore themes of race and belonging and introduce us to an original new voice in American fiction. Soon to be a Netflix production. Johnson will be in...
2022_05_21D5_GBF_Asim6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Jabari Asim
Jabari Asim
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
Journalist, professor, and Guggenheim Fellow, Jabari Asim, presents his novel, "Yonder," an elegant work of monumental imagination that will reorient how we think of the legacy of America's shameful past. Asim presents a beautiful, powerful, and...
2022_05_21D6_GBF_Mitchard7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Jacquelyn Mitchard
Jacquelyn Mitchard
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
Best-selling author Jacquelyn Mitchard presents her new novel, "The Good Son." What do you do when the person you love best becomes unrecognizable to you? For Thea Demetriou, the answer is both simple and agonizing: you keep loving him somehow....
2022_05_21D7_GBF_KHJC6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Katherine Heiny, Jennifer Close
Katherine Heiny, Jennifer Close
Fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald Pavilion
The latest novels by Katherine Heiny and Jennifer Close are described as outrageously funny, bittersweet and big hearted. "Early Morning Riser" and "Marrying the Ketchups" center on themes of family, both conventional and...
2022_05_21E1_GBF_TCJKLC18Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Tara Campbell, Jenn Koiter, Laura Costas
Tara Campbell, Jenn Koiter, Laura Costas
Poetry
Edgar Allan Poe Pavilion
Elevating Suppressed Voices: Campbell's short stories tackle gender roles and much more through the stories of children's toys, while Koiter's persona poems explore the voices of a broken people and those struggling with...
2022_05_21E2_GBF_JCLSLM10Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Jay Hall Carpenter, Lisa Stice, Lucinda Marshall
Jay Hall Carpenter, Lisa Stice, Lucinda Marshall
Poetry
Edgar Allan Poe Pavilion
Carpenter, Stice, and Marshall read from and discuss their new poetry collections.
Moderated by Shaquetta Nelson

Poetry
Jay Hall Carpenter
Latest Title: Model Home, Poems
Jay Hall Carpenter has been a professional...
2022_05_21E3_GBF_EPME13Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Emily Perez, Meg Eden
Emily Perez, Meg Eden
Poetry
Edgar Allan Poe Pavilion
Perez and Eden read from and discuss their new poetry collections.
Moderated by Fran Abrams

Poetry
Emily Pérez
Latest Title: What Flies Want: Poems
Emily Pérez is the author of “What Flies Want,” winner of the Iowa Prize; “House of Sugar,...
2022_05_21E4_GBF_CLKF7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Courtney LeBlanc, Kristin Ferragut (w/Lesley Wheeler)
Courtney LeBlanc, Kristin Ferragut
Poetry
Edgar Allan Poe Pavilion
LeBlanc and Ferragut read from and discuss their new poetry collections.
Moderated by Lesley Wheeler

Poetry
Courtney LeBlanc
Latest Title: Exquisite Bloody, Beating Heart
Courtney LeBlanc is the author of the full length...
2022_05_21E5_GBF_IALW8Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Indran Amirthanayagam, Lesley Wheeler (w/Miles David Moore)
Indran Amirthanayagam, Lesley Wheeler
Poetry
Edgar Allan Poe Pavilion
Amirthanaygam and Wheeler read from and discuss their new poetry collections.
Moderated by Miles David Moore

Poetry
Indran Amirthanayagam
Latest Title: Ten Thousand Steps Against the Tyrant
Indran Amirthanayagam writes in...
2022_05_21E6_GBF_HSPoetry4Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- High School Poetry Contest Awards
Poetry Contest Finalists
The 12 INCREDIBLE finalists for this year’s high school poetry contest have been selected! The top 3 Winners, as selected by our celebrity judge, will be announced at the Book Festival on May 21st (time TBD).
Vote for ‘Fan Favorite!’ [NOTE: the voting period has ended. Join us...
2022_05_21E7_GBF_TPoetry18Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Teen Poetry Slam
Teen Poetry Slam
Poetry
Edgar Allan Poe Pavilion
High school poetry slam led by workshop leader Joy Jones.
2022_05_21F1_GBF_Schulz16Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Kathryn Schulz
Kathryn Schulz
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and essayist Kathryn Schulz presents her memoir, "Lost and Found," a gorgeous essay about the loss of her father while at the same time finding the love of her life, and how life can move back and forth between...
2022_05_21F2_GBF_Copaken7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Deborah Copaken
Deborah Copaken
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
Deborah Copaken presents her new memoir, "Ladyparts." Horrifying one minute and hilarious the next, this very personal memoir is about divorce, middle age dating, solo parenting, childcare issues, sexism, ageism, health insurance issues, medical...
2022_05_21F3_GBF_Jawando18Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Will Jawando
Will Jawando
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
Montgomery County Council Member and former Obama staffer Will Jawando presents "My Seven Black Fathers." The book is a very personal and deeply affirming memoir of hope and respect for men of color, looking back on relationships with a series of...
2022_05_21F4_GBF_Levine5Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Robert Levine
Robert Levine
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
Robert Levine, a University of Maryland professor, presents his book, "The Failed Promise: Reconstruction, Frederick Douglass, and the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson." The book recounts the viewpoints of Black Americans on Reconstruction, framing...
2022_05_21F5_GBF_White7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Gayle Jessup White
Gayle Jessup White
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
Gayle Jessup White, a descendant of Thomas Jefferson's and Sally Hemings' families, and a public relations and community engagement officer at Monticello, presents her new book, "Reclamation: Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a...
2022_05_21F6_GBF_McKean9Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- David McKean
David McKean
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
David McKean presents his book, "Watching Darkness Fall: FDR, His Ambassadors, and the Rise of Adolf Hitler," a gripping new history of the years leading up to and the beginning of WWII in Europe told through the lives of five well-educated and...
2022_05_21F7_GBF_Childs11Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Mary Childs
Mary Childs
Non-Fiction
Frederick Douglass Pavilion
Childs, co-host of NPR's Planet Money, presents her book "The Bond King: How One Man Made a Market, Built an Empire, and Lost It All." Bill Gross turned the sleepy bond market into a destabilized game of high risk, high reward; founded Pimco, one of...
2022_05_21G1_GBF_IShapiro10Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Ira Shapiro (w/Eugene L. Meyer)
Ira Shapiro
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
Ira Shapiro presents his book, "The Betrayal: How Mitch McConnell and the Senate Republicans Abandoned America." In his third book on the U. S. Senate, Shapiro explores how the Senate responded to the challenges posed by the Trump administration,...
2022_05_21G2_GBF_Dobbs8Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Michael Dobbs
Michael Dobbs
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
Former Washington Post reporter Dobbs presents his acclaimed book, "King Richard: Nixon and Watergate, An American Tragedy," a riveting account of the crucial days, hours, and moments when the Watergate conspiracy consumed, and ultimately toppled, a...
2022_05_21G3_GBF_Fabricant7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- M. Chris Fabricant (w/Allison Leotta)
M. Chris Fabricant
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
Fabricant, attorney and key member of the Innocence Project, presents his book, "Junk Science and the American Criminal Justice System." The book takes us inside the broken criminal justice system and shows us the role that junk science, focusing...
2022_05_21G4_GBF_Prager5Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Joshua Prager
Joshua Prager
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
Journalist Joshua Prager presents his book, "The Family Roe," a deep-dive into the people and circumstances involved in the famous Roe v. Wade case. Despite her famous pseudonym, no one knows the truth about "Jane Roe," whose unwanted pregnancy in...
2022_05_21G5_GBF_FHAS21Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Dr. Fiona Hill, Rep. Adam Schiff
Dr. Fiona Hill, Rep. Adam Schiff
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
In "There is Nothing for You Here," Dr. Fiona Hill tells of her personal journey from poverty to a leading foreign policy expert and key witness at the impeachment trial of then President Donald Trump. Congressman Schiff, who led...
2022_05_21G6_GBF_Henning9Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Kristen Henning (w/Adam Schwartz)
Kristen Henning
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
"The Rage of Innocence: How America Criminalizes Black Youth" asserts that the crisis in American policing begins with a fear of black children. Kristin Henning using her 25 years of experience representing black youth in DC's juvenile court system...
2022_05_21G7_GBF_Raskin57Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Rep. Jamie Raskin
Rep. Jamie Raskin
Non-Fiction
James Michener Pavilion
Congressman Jamie Raskin present "Unthinkable: Trauma, Truth, and the Trials of American Democracy," a memoir tracing the loss of his son, his experience during the January 6 attack on the Capitol, the 2020 election, and the impeachment of Donald...
2022_05_21H1_GBF_Perkins_Valdez6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Fiction
Gertrude Stein Pavilion
Dolen Perkins-Valdez presents her new novel of historical fiction, "Take My Hand." The book exposes a dark episode in American history, telling the story of the U.S. government's failure to protect thousands of poor, Black, and mentally challenged...
2022_05_21H2_GBF_KTEG8Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Karin Tanabe, Elena Gorokhova
Karin Tanabe, Elena Gorokhova
Fiction
Gertrude Stein Pavilion
Katharina is a privileged but conventional wife in 1954 when she becomes an informant for the FBI, infiltrating the circle of a high level Soviet spy in Karin Tanabe's "A Woman of Intelligence." Sasha, in "A Train to Moscow" by Elena...
2022_05_21H3_GBF_Woolever7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Laurie Woolever
Laurie Woolever
Fiction
Gertrude Stein Pavilion
Writer, editor, and former assistant to Anthony Bourdain, Laurie Woolever will present her book, "Bourdain: the Definitive Oral Biography," a look into Bourdain's life through the stories and recollections of his closest friends and...
2022_05_21H4_GBF_Grande15Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Reyna Grande (w/Jeanine Cummins)
Reyna Grande
Fiction
Gertrude Stein Pavilion
Reyna Grande presents her debut work of historical fiction, "A Ballad of Love and Glory," an epic tale that follows a Mexican army nurse and an Irish soldier who must fight, at first for their survival and then for their love, amidst the atrocity of the...
2022_05_21H5_GBF_KFSH7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Karen Joy Fowler, Susan Higginbotham (w/Louis Bayard)
Karen Joy Fowler, Susan Higginbotham
Fiction
Gertrude Stein Pavilion
Propelling the nation into civil war with his abolition work and subsequent hanging, John Brown is uniquely seen through the eyes of three female family members in Susan Higginbotham's "John Brown's Women". The story of John Wilkes...
2022_05_21H6_GBF_ECMR17Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Ellen Prentiss Campbell, Margaret Rodenberg
Ellen Prentiss Campbell, Margaret Rodenberg
Fiction
Gertrude Stein Pavilion
Two area authors present their latest novels of historical fiction. "Frieda's Song" by Ellen Prentiss Campbell tells the story of Frieda's Cottage in Rockville and the woman for whom it is named, famed German psychiatrist Dr....
2022_05_21I1_GBF_LPLM8Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Leslie Pietrzyk, Louise Marburg (w/Caroline Bock)
Leslie Pietrzyk, Louise Marburg
Fiction
Rachel Carson Pavilion
Leslie Pietrzyk and Louise Marburg discuss their new short story collections, one revolving around a reviled and powerful (fictional) Speaker of the House and those in his orbit; the other connected by the appearance of a swimming pool in...
2022_05_21I2_GBF_AAAH17Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Amy Argetsinger, Ann Hood
Amy Argetsinger, Ann Hood
Non-Fiction
Rachel Carson Pavilion
"There She Was: The Secret History of Miss America" is Washington Post Style editor Amy Argetsinger's fascinating and irresistible look back on the Miss America pageant as it approaches its 100th anniversary. "Fly Girl: A Memoir" by Ann...
2022_05_21I3_GBF_Feinstein11Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- John Feinstein
John Feinstein
Non-Fiction
Rachel Carson Pavilion
Popular author and sportswriter John Feinstein presents his book, "Raise a Fist, Take a Knee: Race and the Illusion of Progress in Modern Sports." With an encyclopedic knowledge of professional sports, and shrewd cultural criticism, Feinstein uncovers...
2022_05_21I4_GBF_Miller2Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Nathaniel Ian Miller (w/Emily Mitchell)
Nathaniel Ian Miller
Non-Fiction
Rachel Carson Pavilion
Debut author Nathaniel Ian Miller presents his novel, "The Memoirs of Stockholm Sven." A #1 Indie Pick, this fiction debut is written with wry humor and in prose as breathtaking as the stark landscape it evokes. "The Memoirs of Stockholm Sven"...
2022_05_21I5_GBF_Zaleski14Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Laurie Zaleski
Laurie Zaleski
Non-Fiction
Rachel Carson Pavilion
Laurie Zaleski presents her memoir, "Funny Farm: My Unexpected Life with 600 Rescued Animals." Zaleski never aspired to run an animal rescue; that was her mother Annie's dream. But from girlhood, Laurie was determined to make the dream come true....
2022_05_21I6_GBF_EASB19Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Eden Appiah-Kubi, Stephanie Barron (w/Melissa Scholes Young)
Eden Appiah-Kubi, Stephanie Barron
Fiction
Rachel Carson Pavilion
"The Bennet Women" is a modern spin on "Pride and Prejudice", with Black, trans and Filipina characters in an all-women's dorm. Jane Austen must prevent a terrible crime during 1816 when a volcanic eruption shrouded the planet for 16...
2022_05_21J1_GBF_JAMH24Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Jonathan Auxier, Mark Huffman
Jonathan Auxier, Mark Huffman
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
Mark Huffman's "Billan the Bard" has a very peculiar and quite distressing problem: he cannot rhyme. Jonathan Auxier explores the real magic behind simple acts of kindness in "The Fabled Stables: Belly of the Beast." Both books explore the...
2022_05_21J2_GBF_JSTY7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- June Smalls, Timothy Young
June Smalls, Timothy Young
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
The majestic mountain gorillas live in family groups, led by a powerful silverback. Juxtaposing the apes' awesome strength and surprising gentleness, "He Leads: Mountain Gorilla, the Gentle Giant" tells the story of family loyalty and love. In...
2022_05_21J3_GBF_Reynolds16Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Peter H. Reynolds
Peter H. Reynolds
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
Beloved children's author and illustrator Peter H. Reynolds presents his new picture book, "Our Table."

Children's
Peter H. Reynolds
Latest Title: Our Table
New York Times best-selling author/illustrator Peter H. Reynolds is the beloved creator...
2022_05_21J4_GBF_NLCLNR11Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Nina LaCour, Carole Lindstrom, NoNieqa Ramos
Nina LaCour, Carole Lindstrom, NoNieqa Ramos
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
With rhythmic, rhyming verse, "Hair Story" follows two girls, one non-Black Puerto Rican, one Black, as they discover the stories their hair can tell. "Beauty Woke" is a powerful story of pride and community, told with bold...
2022_05_21J5_GBF_Palmer23Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Charly Palmer
Charly Palmer
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
Charly Palmer presents his book, "The Legend of Gravity." (Note: Author Fred Bowen, originally part of this program, has withdrawn from GBF)

Children's
Charly Palmer
Latest Title: The Legend of Gravity: A Tall Basketball Tale
Charly Palmer is a...
2022_05_21J6_GBF_MMAT14Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Maryann Jacob Macias, Alex Timbers
Maryann Jacob Macias, Alex Timbers
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
"Teo's Tutu" is the story of a boy's first ballet recital that celebrates gender-creativity, the joy of dance, and being yourself. "Broadway Bird" is about persistence, believing in yourself, and, of course, the magic of...
2022_05_21J7_GBF_NCADHK14Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Nicole D. Collier, Angela Dominguez, Hena Khan
Nicole D. Collier, Angela Dominguez, Hena Khan
Children's
Jim Henson Pavilion
In "Just Right Jillian,", fifth grader Jillian must learn to speak and break free of her shell to enter her school's academic competition and keep her promise to her grandmother. The beloved Stella Di­az learns that...
2022_05_21K1_GBF_Tomlinson3Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Tammy Tomlinson
Tammy Tomlinson
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
"Daniel, the Golden Retriever" is based on the true story of the Golden Retriever who stole the show and won over many hearts at the 2020 Westminster Dog Show.

Children's
Tammy Tomlinson
Latest Title: Daniel, the Golden Retriever
Tammy Tomlinson...
2022_05_21K2_GBF_SMCPM6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Sanyukta Mathur, Courtney Pippin-Mathur
Sanyukta Mathur, Courtney Pippin-Mathur
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
"Happy Diwali" is a radiant picture book celebration of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights.

Children's
Sanyukta Mathur
Latest Title: Happy Diwali!
Sanyukta Mathur is a social scientist and studies how to improve the...
2022_05_21K3_GBF_JHJK5Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Joyce Hesselberth, Julia Kuo
Joyce Hesselberth, Julia Kuo
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
"Let's Do Everything and Nothing" is a lush and lyrical picture book celebrating special moments big and small shared with a child. "Beatrice was a Tree" is about a young girl named Beatrice who dreams of becoming a...
2022_05_21K4_GBF_ADJGJG23Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Abby Denson, John Gallagher, John Patrick Green (w/Dave Roman)
Abby Denson, John Gallagher, John Patrick Green
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
In "Max Meow (Book 3): Pugs from Planet X," Max and Mindy must save Kittyopolis after space pugs have landed and try to take the space meatball that gave Max his powers! In "Investigators (Book 5): Braver and Boulder,"...
2022_05_21K5_GBF_LGCN7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Laura Gehl, Dr. Christle Nwora
Laura Gehl, Dr. Christle Nwora
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
In "The Hospital: The Inside Story", we discover the magic of medicine by visiting a busy hospital. "Who is a Scientist?" profiles of a diverse selection of 21st-century scientists with a wide range of specialties and...
2022_05_21K6_GBF_LEMT9Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Lindsay Eagar, Meera Trehan
Lindsay Eagar, Meera Trehan
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
"The Patron Thief of Bread" is a beautifully crafted middle-grade novel spiced with magic and gargoyles! "The View from the Very Best House in Town" is part thriller, part friendship story, part real estate listing. This witty and...
2022_05_21K7_GBF_ACMD6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Alyssa Colman, Marti Dumas
Alyssa Colman, Marti Dumas
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
"The Tarnished Garden," the two protagonists settle in at the Manhattan School for Magic, but when one's magic goes rogue and their school is in danger, they'll need to lean on one another to make things right. "Wildseed Witch" is a fun...
2022_05_21K8_GBF_SCML9Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Sheela Chari, Mariama J. Lockington
Sheela Chari, Mariama J. Lockington
Children's
Willa Cather Pavilion
"Karthik Delivers" is a moving middle-grade novel about finding your place by following your heart. "In the Key of Us" is a coming-of-age story about the losses that threaten to break us and the friendships that make us whole again....
2022_05_21L1_GBF_SMGO19Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Scott Magoon, George O'Connor (w/Dave Roman)
Scott Magoon, George O'Connor
Graphic Novels
Ogden Nash Pavilion
"Olympians: Dionysos, The New God," the final volume of the Olympians graphic novel series focuses on Dionysos, the god of wine and madness. In "The Extincts: Quest for the Unicorn Horn (The Extincts #1)," a team of genetically enhanced...
2022_05_21L2_GBF_Clayton6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Dhonielle Clayton
Dhonielle Clayton
Middle Grade
Ogden Nash Pavilion
Best-selling author and Gaithersburg native Dhonielle Clayton presents her highly-anticipated middle grade debut, "The Marvellers," a fantasy adventure set in a global magic school in the sky.

Children's
Dhonielle Clayton
Latest Title: The...
2022_05_21L3_GBF_ZELM11Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Zetta Elliott, Lyn Miller-Lachmann
Zetta Elliott, Lyn Miller-Lachmann
Middle Grade
Ogden Nash Pavilion
In "Moonwalking," this middle-grade novel-in-verse follows two boys in 1980s Brooklyn as they become friends for a season.
Interviewed by Joela Paik

Children's
Zetta Elliott
Latest Title: Moonwalking
Zetta Elliott is a black...
2022_05_21L4_GBF_DMAM6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Diana Ma, Amanda McCrina
Diana Ma, Amanda McCrina
Teen/Young Adult
Ogden Nash Pavilion
"The Silent Unseen" is a mesmerizing historical novel of suspense and intrigue about a teenage girl who risks everything to save her missing brother. "Her Rebel Highness (Daughters of the Dynasty)" is an epic story of love and betrayal set...
2022_05_21L5_GBF_Mosqueda7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Andrea Mosqueda
Andrea Mosqueda
Teen/Young Adult
Ogden Nash Pavilion
"Just Your Local Bisexual Disaster" is a voice-driven young adult debut where the protagonist must find a date to her sister's Quinceanera, but things get complicated as the day draws nearer.

Teen/YA
Andrea Mosqueda
Latest Title: Just Your...
2022_05_21L6_GBF_ZSPS16Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Zack Smedley, Phil Stamper
Zack Smedley, Phil Stamper
Teen/Young Adult
Ogden Nash Pavilion
"Golden Boys" is the perfect summer friendship story, starring four queer boys with big hearts and even bigger dreams. "Tonight We Rule the World" is an explosive examination of identity, voice, and the indelible ways our stories are...
2022_05_21L7_GBF_SFMFKJGS19Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- C.J. Farley, Natasha Friend, Kimberly Jones, Gilly Segal
C.J. Farley, Natasha Friend, Kimberly Jones, Gilly Segal
Teen/Young Adult
Ogden Nash Pavilion
In "Why We Fly" comes a story about friendship, privilege, sports, and protest. "The Wolves are Waiting" is a compelling investigation of sexual harassment and the toxic and complicit structures of a small...
2022_05_21M1_GBF_Formats7Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- How to Self-Publish Your Work in Multiple Formats (w/Alice Langholt)
How to Self-Publish Your Work in Multiple Formats
Presented by: Alice Langholt, Ph.D.
Workshop - Adult
Adult/Teen Workshop Tent
Learn how to create e-books, paperbacks and audiobooks quickly in this inspiring workshop that will get you started self-publishing immediately. Everyone will have the...
2022_05_21M2_GBF_Learn4Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Learn Character, Learn Voice (w/Leah Henderson)
Learn Character, Learn Voice
Presented by: Leah Henderson
Workshop - Adult
Adult/Teen Workshop Tent
Voice is the soul of the story, the element that magically pulls us in, often with only a few lines. Writers want nothing more than to execute it. But what comes first, creating an unforgettable...
2022_05_21M3_GBF_Memoir6Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Capturing Your Story: The Art of the Memoir (w/John DeDakis)
Capturing Your Story: The Art of the Memoir
Presented by: John DeDakis
Workshop - Adult
Adult/Teen Workshop Tent
You don’t have to be old, famous, or an ex-President to have a story to tell. Everyone has personal experiences worth capturing and conveying to others. In this session, participants will...
2022_05_21M4_GBF_Borders3Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Escribiendo Inicios y Fronteras (Writing Beginnings and Borders) (w/Ofelia Montelongo)
Escribiendo inicios y fronteras (Writing Beginnings and Borders)
Presented by: Ofelia Montelongo
Workshop - Adult
Adult/Teen Workshop Tent
Note: This workshop will be fully conducted in Spanish for writers who write in Spanish.
Durante este taller los escritores podrán tener la oportunidad de leer...
2022_05_21M5_GBF_Practice4Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Build a Writing Practice that Works (w/Melanie Figg)
Build a Writing Practice that Works
Presented by: Melanie Figg
Workshop - Adult
Adult/Teen Workshop Tent
Want to write more often? Learn how to create a sustainable writing routine in this workshop led by a certified professional coach. The group will discuss goals, obstacles to success, bust some...
2022_05_21M6_GBF_6Essentials8Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Writing a Picture Book: 6 Essentials (w/Carla Mae Jansen)
Writing a Picture Book: 6 Essentials
Presented by: Carla Mae Jansen
Workshop - Adult
Adult/Teen Workshop Tent
Today's picture books are much more than just a story and some pictures. Join this workshop to discuss six essential aspects of picture books and discover how those aspects are used in some...
2022_05_21N1_GBF_Super_Cats12Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Creating Super Cats and Vile Villains: A Kids Comics Workshop (w/John Gallagher)
Creating Super Cats and Vile Villains: A Kids Comics Workshop
Presented by: John Gallagher
Workshop - Children's
Children's Village Workshop Tent
Max Meow author/artist John Gallagher will show students how to use simple shapes to create characters and empower them with fun and unique traits by...
2022_05_21N2_GBF_Colab26Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Comics Co-Lab: Kids Graphic Novel Workshop (w/Dave Roman and John Patrick Green)
Comics Co-Lab: Kids Graphic Novel Workshop
Presented by: Dave Roman and John Patrick Green
Workshop - Children's
Children's Village Workshop Tent
Join author Dave Roman ("Astronaut Academy") and John Patrick Green ("InvestiGators") for an interactive workshop for kids that's all about developing...
2022_05_21N3_GBF_Haiku5Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Create Haiku Poetry (w/Jennifer Klein)
Create Haiku Poetry
Presented by: Jennifer Klein
Workshop - Children's
Children's Village Workshop Tent
In this workshop, students will make artwork and create haiku poetry. Haiku poetry is poetry about one breath long and often focuses on nature. Students will create their own after reading sample...
2022_05_20A1_USWWI_EMS_Week440Natl World War I Memorial -- Event: Celebration in Honor of EMS Workers and WWI Veteran Dr. Frank Boston
An EMS Week celebration will be held to recognize all EMS workers and in particular to honor the historic legacy of Dr. Frank E. Boston, veteran, physician and the first African-American to start both a hospital and ambulance corps.

EMS Week is held May 16-22. It is a particularly special time to...
2022_05_20B_GBF_Reception422Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Author Reception
Author folks shown here (pretty much in sequence): Eugene Meyer, Peter H. Reynolds, Mark Huffman, Courtney LeBlanc, Andrea Mosqueda, M. Chris Fabricant, Margaret Rodenberg, Luther Jett, Charly Palmer, Nathaniel Ian Miller, John DeKakis, Amanda McCrina, Ira Shapiro, John Scalzi, Karen Joy Fowler, Ann...
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2022_06_19A8_Pageant_8Crown612022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Alivia Roberts)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2022 * ALIVIA ROBERTS -- Embassy Row -- 2022 Miss District of Columbia * Maya Rimpsey -- Anacostia * Georgia Turpin -- Capitol Hill * Nicole Linder -- Catholic University * Ghelatia Araia -- Columbia Heights * Kisa Motiwala -- Foggy Bottom * Hayden Richar... (Partially reviewed)
2022_05_22B1_LincolnM100569DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Event: Lincoln Memorial Centennial Celebration
Lincoln Memorial Centennial Celebration, May 22, 2022 Building on Lincoln’s Vision of Unity and Equality Musical Prelude: United States Marine Band Brass Quintet Master of Ceremonies: David J. Kent, President, Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia Welcome: Charles Sams III, Director, National P... (Partially reviewed)
2022_06_19A9_Pageant_9Post1892022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 9) -- Post-Award Shots on Stage (Partially reviewed)
2022_05_20B_GBF_Reception422Gaithersburg Book Festival (2022) -- Author Reception
Author folks shown here (pretty much in sequence): Eugene Meyer, Peter H. Reynolds, Mark Huffman, Courtney LeBlanc, Andrea Mosqueda, M. Chris Fabricant, Margaret Rodenberg, Luther Jett, Charly Palmer, Nathaniel Ian Miller, John DeKakis, Amanda McCrina, Ira Shapiro, John Scalzi, Karen Joy Fowler, Ann... (Partially reviewed)
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