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2018_06_17B_Pageant_1Other592018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 10) -- Non-Program Pics (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17J2_Pageant_9Post21662018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (10 of 10) -- After Party (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17C_Pageant_2Welcome792018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 10) -- Welcome (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17D1_Pageant_3Betweens1762018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 10) -- Interstitials (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17E_Pageant_4Swimwear1342018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 10) -- Swimwear
The end of an era for this portion of the competition. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17F_Pageant_5Inter1332018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 10) -- Interviews (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17G1_Pageant_6Talent1922018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 10) -- Talent (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17H_Pageant_7Evening1582018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 10) -- Evening Wear (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17I_Pageant_8Awards1462018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 10) -- Awards (Allison Farris)
Pageant Contestants:

ALLISON FARRIS ** MISS DC 2018 **

Katelynne Cox
Alexandra Curd
Lily Donaldson
Daisy Flores
Sydney Hall
J'Lyn Henderson
Courtney Hocog
Laetitia Hua
​Emma Lutton
Judy Mabone
Mikayla Oberlton
Sutton Roach
Fasika Sanders
Jordynne Tucker
Sianey Wiggins (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17J1_Pageant_9Post1222018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 10) -- Post Shots on Stage (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_17C_Lincoln_Other39Abraham Lincoln 2018 Symposium -- Other
Abraham Lincoln Institute
Twenty-First Annual Symposium - March 17, 2018
"The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship"

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc.. (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_17B1_Lincoln_Speakers195Abraham Lincoln 2018 Symposium -- Speakers
I don't do mornings anymore so I just covered the afternoon sessions.

Abraham Lincoln Institute
Twenty-First Annual Symposium - March 17, 2018
"The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship"

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc.

Presentation of the Hay-Nicolay Dissertation Prize
*... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_23B_Census_Succeed48AEI -- Making the 2020 Census Succeed
The 2020 decennial census is critically important. Businesses rely on official statistics to make key decisions, and those statistics must be accurate. Policymakers rely on official statistics as well, for decisions as important as setting interest rates throughout the economy. And the research... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_14C_James93AFI Docs 2018 -- Guggenheim Symposium Honoring Steve James @ Natl Museum of American History
CHARLES GUGGENHEIM SYMPOSIUM HONORING STEVE JAMES
Interviewed by Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune
Including The East Coast Premiere Of Episode One Of The Starz Original Docu-Series AMERICA TO ME
The AFI DOCS Charles Guggenheim Symposium honors masters of the non-fiction art form who inspire... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15E1_Above_Beyond97AFI Docs 2018 -- "Above And Beyond: NASA's Journey To Tomorrow" (w/Rory Kennedy, Charles Bolden, Ellen Stofan)
AFI DOCS Special Screening of
ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA'S JOURNEY TO TOMORROW
A film by Rory Kennedy
Panel discussion following the screening with Emmy® Award-winning director Rory Kennedy and others from the film.

ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA'S JOURNEY TO TOMORROW
Rory Kennedy tells the stories of the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13G2_Personal_Stmt288AFI Docs 2018 -- "Personal Statement" (w/Juliane Dressner, Edwin Martinez, Karoline, Enoch and Christine) -- Presentation
For its 16th edition, AFI’s annual celebration of documentary film in the nation’s capital will open with the world premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT (DIRS Juliane Dressner and Edwin Martinez)
Three seniors at Brooklyn high schools are determined to get their entire classes to college, even though they... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13G1_Personal_Stmt139AFI Docs 2018 -- "Personal Statement" (w/Juliane Dressner, Edwin Martinez, Karoline, Enoch and Christine) -- Receptions
For its 16th edition, AFI’s annual celebration of documentary film in the nation’s capital will open with the world premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT (DIRS Juliane Dressner and Edwin Martinez)
Three seniors at Brooklyn high schools are determined to get their entire classes to college, even though they... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_15C_Fourth_Estate89AFI Docs 2018 -- "The Fourth Estate" (w/Liz Garbus, Jenny Carchman, Justin Wilkes, Elisabeth Bumiller, Peter Baker, Michael Shear)
AFI Docs Film Series
The American Film Institute invites you and a guest to The Fourth Estate.
See the first episode of the four-part Showtime® documentary series the Fourth Estate.
Followed By A Conversation With:
* Liz Garbus – Director And Producer, The Fourth Estate
* Jenny Carchman –... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_25C2_WPFD299BBG, GWU, & CPJ -- World Press Freedom Day -- Panel 2: Drivers etc (w/Haroon Ullah, Patrick Butler, Michael De Dora, Joan Mower, John Lansing, Vuthy Khin Huot, and Chris Decherd)
World Press Freedom Day with BBG, GWU & CPJ
Join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_25C1_WPFD92BBG, GWU, & CPJ -- World Press Freedom Day - Panel 1: Challenges and New Trends (w/John Lansing, Amanda Bennett, Alberto M. Fernandez, Bay Fang, Paul Danahar, Greta Van Susteren)
World Press Freedom Day with BBG, GWU & CPJ
Join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_09C_BABA161British-American Business Assn (BABA) -- An Evening with Jo Salter, Britain's First Female Fast Jet Pilot
An Evening with Jo Salter, Britain's First Female Fast Jet Pilot
Join BABA and PwC on October 9th at a reception featuring Jo Salter, an innovative and dynamic leader.
As the first female fast jet fighter pilot in the Royal Air Force, Jo has first-hand experience of the many challenges in serving her... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Rall_18021816Busboys Takoma -- Ted Rall ("Meet the Deplorables")
Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome political cartoonist Ted Rall to Takoma.
Legendary infiltration journalist HARMON LEON is at it again, this time teaming up with ferocious political cartoonist TED RALL to answer the question most of America has been asking: "What the hell happened in...
2018_04_17_LaborFest_Roses57Busboys Takoma and DC LaborFest -- Bread & Roses: 2018 DC LaborFest Sneak Preview!
Get an earlybird look at this year’s LaborFest! We’ll show trailers from the DC Labor FilmFest and preview the LaborFest schedule, plus Save The Date cards will be available and all attendees get a free pair of passes to the FilmFest! (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_19B_Riverfront_Revital98Capitol Riverfront Speaker Series: River Revitalization @ The Yards
Capitol Riverfront Speaker Series: River Revitalization
by Capitol Riverfront BID
2018 marks the "Year of the Anacostia," an invitation to celebrate the Anacostia River and its nearby communities, to honor its history, and to envision its future. The river serves as a valuable asset to the Capitol... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18C_Coercive44Cato Institute -- "Coercive Plea Bargaining" (w/Clark Neily, Somil Trivedi, Bonnie Hoffman, and Scott Hechinger)
Coercive Plea Bargaining
Featuring (seated left to right):
* Clark Neily (Moderator), Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.
* Somil Trivedi, Staff Attorney, ACLU Trone Center for Justice and Equality;
* Bonnie Hoffman, Director of Public Defense Reform and Training, National... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_06B_ORourke41Cato Institute -- "None of My Business" (w/P.J. O'Rourke)
None of My Business: P.J. Explains Money, Banking, Debt, Equity, Assets, Liabilities, and Why He’s Not Rich and Neither Are You
Featuring the author P. J. O’Rourke, H. L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute; with introductory remarks by David Boaz, Executive Vice President, Cato Institute.
P. J.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Trump_DoctrineBS_18013021Cato Institute -- "Trump Doctrine at One Year" -- Breakout Session: The Greater Middle East and the War on Terror
The Trump Doctrine at One Year
A year into President Trump’s term, what can we say about the Trump Doctrine? As a candidate, Trump promised dramatic changes for American foreign policy. As president, many would agree he has delivered on that promise. In just one year, Trump withdrew from the...
2018_DC_Trump_DoctrineGS_18013048Cato Institute -- "Trump Doctrine at One Year" -- General Session
The Trump Doctrine at One Year
A year into President Trump’s term, what can we say about the Trump Doctrine? As a candidate, Trump promised dramatic changes for American foreign policy. As president, many would agree he has delivered on that promise. In just one year, Trump withdrew from the...
2018_06_15C1_Wennersten486Commander Stewart Wennersten Retirement @ US Navy Yard
Captain Troy E. Mong, Commanding Officer, NROTC Maryland Consortium, Requests the pleasure of your company for a ceremony honoring
Commander Stewart M. Wennersten
on the occasion of his retirement from the United States Navy. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Critters4Critters -- Squirrel
Including a hungry squirrel outside of the Hirshhorn.
2018_09_06A1_10thSt_Park19DC -- 10th Street Park (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08B4_1301PA3DC -- 1301 Penn Ave NW (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_14A1_1301PA2DC -- 1301 Penn Ave NW (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_1301PA10DC -- 1301 Penn Ave NW
2018_06_26A2_1700M4DC -- 1700 M St NW (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_1700M1DC -- 1700 M St NW
2018_09_10B4_YMCA8DC -- 1701 Rhode Island Ave (the old YMCA) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_YMCA3DC -- 1701 Rhode Island Ave (the old YMCA)
2018_05_26B6_300Mass2DC -- 300 Massachusetts Ave NW (Healey 1890 Bldg) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04D3_500NJ45DC -- 500 New Jersey Ave NW (National Association of Realtors) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02A1_AFLCIO120DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02A3_AFLCIO_Tour42DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters -- DC LaborFest tour (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25B_Booth58DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters -- "Heather Booth: Changing the World" (w/Heather Booth)
Heather Booth: Changing the World (with Paul Booth tribute) (LaborFest film)
The newest film by critically acclaimed filmmaker Lilly Rivlin is an inspiring look at how social change happens. Booth, a renowned organizer and activist, began her remarkable career at the height of the Civil Rights... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02A2_AFLCIO_Copley21DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters -_ Exhibit: Richard Copley: Behind the Lens: Civil Righs Photography from Memphis to Present (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Wuerker_18020212DC -- After party @ Matt Wuerker's
Folks include Matt Wuerker, Kevin Kallaugher (KAL) and his wife Sue, Pat Bagley, and Patrick Chappatte.
2018_01_17B1_AIA_Awards102DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: 2017 Unbuilt, Washingtonian Residential Design, and Chapter Design Awards
This exhibition combines award-winning projects from three of AIA|DC’s largest competitions:
* Unbuilt Washington Awards
* Washingtonian Residential Design Awards
* Chapter Design Awards
Each year, our competitions recognize practitioners, educators, and students within the architecture community... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_AIA_Portraits10DC -- AIA|DC -- Suman Sorg Gallery of architect portraits
2018_06_23D1_Solstice_DRC_In89DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Inside: Miscellaneous
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23D3_Solstice_DRC_Odd50DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Inside: Oddisee
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23D2_Solstice_DRC_RVS129DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Inside: Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23C2_Solstice_DRC_BD82DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Outdoors: Batala Drummers
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23C1_Solstice_DRC_Out19DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Outdoors: Miscellaneous
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23C3_Solstice_DRC_TM5DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Outdoors: Tasty Morsels
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23B_Solstice_NMAH140DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ NMAH
Revel in the solstice at this year’s America Now, when three of your favorite museums unite for an after-hours festival of Americana. Enjoy the extra daylight at a mid-summer moveable feast celebrating the best of art and history in DC. Gather for happy hour at the National Museum of American History... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_23A2_AEI10DC -- American Enterprise Institute (1789 Massachusetts Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_23A5_American_Legion6DC -- American Legion Bldg (1608 K St, with 1612 K sometimes) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26A3_American_Legion13DC -- American Legion Bldg (1608 K St, with 1612 K sometimes)
They finally replaced the "The American Legion" sign. (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02B1_Red_Cross9DC -- American Red Cross Natl Headquarters
The ARC building is being acquired by the State Department and they're moving over the staff and outside installation pieces. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_27B_KatzenX163DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Exhibition
Pictures from he 2018 Winter exhibition including:
* Erik Thor Sandberg
* Frank DiPerna Retrospective
* Kateřina Vincourová: Arteria
* Thomas Downing and the Sublime Decorative
* Vital Signs
* Brian Dailey, WORDS

Erik Thor Sandberg
January 27 – March 11, 2018
This exhibition features a... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_KatzenX_2018A26DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Exhibition
More pictures from Erik Thor Sandberg's exhibit taken during his artist talk.
2018_01_27C_Tilahun54DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Gallery Talk: Abel Tilahun
Artist Abel Tilahun and curator Meskerem Assegued lead a tour of this immersive exhibition Vital Signs. Free and open to the public. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Sandberg_18020136DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Gallery Talk: Erik Thor Sandberg
Erik Thor Sandberg
This exhibition features a series of new paintings by American artist Erik Thor Sandberg within the context of selected earlier works. Sandberg is known internationally for pushing the skillful illusionism of master oil painting to the current edge of Magic Realism on...
2018_01_27A_KatzenO93DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018A Winter Opening Reception
Including photographs of artists Brian Dailey, Erik Thor Sandberg, Kateřina Vincourová, and Frank DiPerna. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_13B2_KatzenX174DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Exhibition
Carol Brown Goldberg: Entanglement
April 3 - May 27, 2018
Carol Brown Goldberg's exhibition Entanglement offers vivid evidence of her artmaking as the convergence of intellect, emotion, and technique. Her paintings in the current exhibition-marked by images of dense, imagined foliage-are rooted in a... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_KatzenX_2018B7DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Exhibition
Some pieces from Carol Brown Goldberg's "Entanglement" exhibit during her gallery talk.
2018_04_26A_Goldberg107DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Gallery Talk: Carol Brown Goldberg
Gallery Talk: Carol Brown Goldberg
Washington artist Carol Brown Goldberg will discuss the intersection of philosophy and poetry in her ethereal images of densely-packed foliage. Free and open to the public. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_13B3_Toledo62DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Gallery Talk: Toledo Múltiple w/Fernando Gálvez de Aguinaga
Museum Members are invited to attend a special evening viewing of our new exhibitions, featuring a talk by the curator of Toledo Múltiple, Fernando Gálvez de Aguinaga.
Introductory comments were made by Gerónimo Gutiérrez Fernández, the Mexican ambassador to the United States. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_13B1_KatzenO81DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018B Spring Opening Member Reception (Friday)
Artists here this evening included Michael Clark, Jiha Moon, and Carol Brown Goldberg. Other folks present included Diane Rehm and Aviva Kempner. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_16B1_Steadman131DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Artist Talk: Ralph Steadman
Gallery Talk with Ralph Steadman
Join us for a lively session about the diverse and wide-ranging span of works in Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective. Ralph Steadman will be joined by Anita O'Brien from the Cartoon Museum in London, who curated the exhibition. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_30B1_KatzenX_Steadman20DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition -- Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective (visit 3 of 4)
Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective
June 16 – August 12, 2018
Originally curated by Anita O'Brien at the Cartoon Museum, London, the Ralph Steadman Retrospective offers phenomenal insights into the genius of one of the world's most acclaimed artists. This exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through... (Partially reviewed)
2018_08_11A1_KatzenX_Steadman755DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition -- Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective (visit 4 of 4) -- Closing Weekend
Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective
June 16 – August 12, 2018
Originally curated by Anita O'Brien at the Cartoon Museum, London, the Ralph Steadman Retrospective offers phenomenal insights into the genius of one of the world's most acclaimed artists. This exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_16C_KatzenX_Steadman93DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition -- Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective {visit 1 of 4)
Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective
June 16 – August 12, 2018
Originally curated by Anita O'Brien at the Cartoon Museum, London, the Ralph Steadman Retrospective offers phenomenal insights into the genius of one of the world's most acclaimed artists. This exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_21A1_KatzenX_Steadman130DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition -- Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective {visit 2 of 4)
Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective
June 16 – August 12, 2018
Originally curated by Anita O'Brien at the Cartoon Museum, London, the Ralph Steadman Retrospective offers phenomenal insights into the genius of one of the world's most acclaimed artists. This exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_16D_KatzenX26DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition (except Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective) {visit 1 of 3)
It was a busy opening night and I spent most of my time in the Ralph Steadman exhibit. I didn't give fair shake to the other exhibits but here was a cursory scan of some pieces. I'll come back for more thorough coverage later.

Latitude: The Washington Women's Arts Center 1975-1987
June 16 to August... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_21A2_KatzenX21DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition (except Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective) {visit 2 of 3)
I came by for the screening of the Ralph Steadman "For No Good Reason" film and, after photographing everything again in the Steadman exhibit, briefly did some more of the FIGURES pieces. I swear I'll come back and do a full treatment of the other exhibits at some point!

Latitude: The Washington... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_30B2_KatzenX79DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Exhibition (except Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective) {visit 3 of 3)
Latitude: The Washington Women's Arts Center 1975-1987
June 16 to August 12, 2018
The Washington Women's Arts Center (WWAC), located at 1821 Q Street NW, then at the Lansburgh Cultural Center, was created in 1975 as a non-profit organization to provide professional support and opportunities for women... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_16A_KatzenO92DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Opening Reception
Opening Reception
Mix and mingle with fellow museum patrons and meet the artists and curators behind the four new Summer exhibitions at the Opening Reception. Free and open to the public.
Folks shown here include several artists in the exhibit Kiley Ames and ???.
Also shown are folks who came for the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_21B_4NoGood4DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Screening of "For No Good Reason" documentary
Katzen -- Screening of "For No Good Reason"
Made over the course of fifteen years, For No Good Reason explores the connection between life and art through the eyes of the last original Gonzo visionary, Ralph Steadman. Take a trip through the wild and dark days of Steadman’s time with Hunter S. Thompson... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_30A_SteadmanS59DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018C Summer Skype Session with Ralph Steadman and reception
Bring your sketchbook for some lunchtime inspiration! Guests will tour Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective before enjoying refreshments while Skyping with Ralph. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_07A_KatzenX132DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Exhibition
Finding a Path
Emilie Brzezinski and Dalya Luttwak: A Conversation
September 4-December 16, 2018
Curated by Aneta Georgievska-Shine
Emilie Brzezinski and Dalya Luttwak have much in common as artists, yet they have never shown their works together. Brzezinski’s massive, rough-hewn wood sculptures... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_07D_Artifacts69DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Member's Party w/The Artifacts
Members' Preview
Join us for a private reception and gallery talk on the life and work of Robert D’Arista before closing out the night with a jam session by our Director’s band, The Artifacts.
The members of the band: CAS Dean Peter Starr, Museum Director Jack Rasmussen, Courtney Surls, ...
Folks in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_07B_KatzenXT76DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Members Gallery Talk: Emilie Brzezinski, Dalya Luttwak, Aneta Georgievska-Shine, and Mika Brzezinski
Folks in the audience included Aviva Kempner, Joe Scarborough, Jack Rasmussen, Sharon Wolpoff, etc. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_07C_KatzenO50DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2018D Early Fall Members Opening Reception
The artist talk and Artifacts performance are on other pages. Check the links above.
Folks here include Jack Rasmussen, Sylvia Mathews Burwell (American University President), Carol Brown Goldberg, Joann Moser, Aneta Georgievska-Shine, Dalya Luttwak, and Lowell Gilbertson. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Mellon_Fountain3DC -- Andrew W. Mellon Memorial Fountain
2018_05_02C2_OAS_AOTA59DC -- Art Museum of the Americas -- "Art of the Americas"
Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States
On view August 17, 2017-October 28, 2018
Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States is a rigorous and comprehensive look at the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02C1_OAS_Transformers24DC -- Art Museum of the Americas -- "Transformers"
Transformers: New Contemporary Sculpture by Darío Escobar and Patrick Hamilton
Christian Viveros-Fauné, Curator
April 19 - July 8, 2018

Washington, DC: The Organization of American States (OAS) AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, in collaboration with Embassy of Chile in Washington, the Permanent... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SISG_Prince32DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: The Prince and the Shah: Royal Portraits from Qajar Iran
The Prince and the Shah: Royal Portraits from Qajar Iran
February 24, 2018 – August 5, 2018
In our age of social media and selfies, it may be difficult to grasp the importance of painted portraits and studio photographs in nineteenth-century Iran. During this time, known as the Qajar era, rulers such...
2018_06_13E1_SISG_Dye_For28DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: To Dye For: Ikats from Central Asia
To Dye For: Ikats from Central Asia
March 24, 2018 – July 29, 2018
With their brilliant designs, ikats are among the most distinct fabrics produced in Central Asia. The name, derived from the Malaysian word for “to tie,” refers to the distinct technique of making these textiles: bundles of threads are... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_30D2_AwesomeA53DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Artists (Friday)
(Friday)
Carolyn Belefski, Fabian Nicieza, Buzz, Dan Parent, Andrew Aydin, Evan Keeling, Tom King, Colleen Doran, John Gallagher, ???, ???, Thom Zahler, S.L. Gallant, Joe Carabeo, Amy Chu, Robert Wilson, ??? (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_AwesomeA32DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Artists (Saturday and Sunday)
(Saturday)
Mark Wheatley, Marc Hempel, Neal Adams, Evan Keeling, Tom King, Clay Mann, Keith Giffen, Matt Dembicki, Dick Dyszel ("Count Gore Ve Dol"), Dawn Griffin, Chris Flick, Carolyn Belefski, and Joe Carabeo.
(Sunday)
Folks here include Mark Wheatley, Mike Rhode, Arsia Rozegar (Shahnameh for...
2018_DC_AwesomeP3_18033110DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Kid Zone: Alien Art with Dawn Griffin
Alien Art with Dawn Griffin
The Kid Zone will be transformed into an alien factory when cartoonist, Dawn Griffin, shows you easy ways to draw wacky aliens.
2018_DC_AwesomeP2_18040117DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Kid Zone: The AaaaWoooooo Werewolf Workshop with Chris Flick:
The AaaaWoooooo Werewolf Workshop with Chris Flick:
Have a howling good time as cartoonist, Chris Flick, shows you how to draw werewolves of all shapes and sizes.
2018_DC_AwesomeM27DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Miscellaneous (Friday)
2018_03_31A1_AwesomeM51DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Miscellaneous (Saturday) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_01A1_AwesomeM80DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Miscellaneous (Sunday)
Folks here include Evan Scola (Rocket Pop Inc.), some of the folks from District City, one of the folks from Metal Souls. (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_31B2_AwesomeP259DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Panel: Netflix's Lost In Space Exclusive Screening and Discussion: The Future of Space Travel
Netflix's Lost In Space Exclusive Screening and Discussion: The Future of Space Travel
Netflix presents an exclusive screening of the first episode of its upcoming original series Lost in Space premiering April 13 worldwide. The screening will be followed by a special talk with scientists and Lost in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_31B1_AwesomeP190DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Panel: Past, Present & Future: The 80th Anniversary of Superman
Past, Present & Future: The 80th Anniversary of Superman
From the son of Krypton's beginnings on the pages of Action Comics, to his rise to the silver screen, to series such as Smallville, come celebrate Superman's 80th annversary with the people that bring him to life. Join Comic Creator Scott Snyder... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_AwesomeP1_18040129DC -- Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Panel: Star Trek: Michael Dorn & Rene Auberjonois Q&A
Star Trek: Michael Dorn & Rene Auberjonois Q&A:
Michael Dorn and Rene Auberjonois will discuss their exciting careers and answer audience questions.
2018_DC_Bikeshare6DC -- Bike Sharing
They're now doing scooter rentals.
2018_02_13A1_Hill57DC -- Black Power: Comic Art by Sean Damian Hill @ UDC -- Opening Reception
Opening reception for "Black Power: Comic Art by Sean Damian Hill"
The opening reception for "Black Power: The Art of Sean Damian Hill" is February 13, 6:30-8 pm, University of the District of Columbia: Gallery 42. Building 42, Room A-12. The show is in celebration of Black History Month and features... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_02A_Telnaes141DC -- Book Party for Ann Telnaes and "Trump's ABC" @ Mott House
Book Party for Ann Telnaes and "Trump's ABC"
The Ann Telnaes Fan Club: Yogi, Conrad, Matt & Pat
@ The Mott House
Folks here include Ann Telnaes, Barbara Dale, Pat Bagley, Carolyn Belefski, Teresa Roberts Logan, Conrad Martin, Bono Mitchell, Amy Thompson, Kevin Kallaugher (KAL), Martha Kennedy, Dane... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_22C1_Callbox9DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12A4_Callbox4DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_13A1_Callbox5DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25D2_Callbox5DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_10B5_Callbox2DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Callbox12DC -- Callboxes
2018_06_04E1_Playoffs60DC -- Capitals Play-Offs
Various crowd things related to the play-offs that were going on that night. I couldn't care less about sports but it was hard to avoid this. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Carnegie_Lib5DC -- Carnegie Library of Washington, DC
2018_10_03D_CCP_Defining218DC -- Center for Contemporary Political Art -- Defining the Art of Change in the Age of Trump
Defining the Art of Change in the Age of Trump
Defining, the first open-call exhibition presented by Washington’s new Center for Contemporary Political Art (CCPArt), invited artists from all fifty states and Puerto Rico to submit original work, challenging the artists to respond with art as powerful as... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18E4_CCP_Defining49DC -- Center for Contemporary Political Art -- Defining the Art of Change in the Age of Trump
Defining the Art of Change in the Age of Trump
Defining, the first open-call exhibition presented by Washington’s new Center for Contemporary Political Art (CCPArt), invited artists from all fifty states and Puerto Rico to submit original work, challenging the artists to respond with art as powerful as... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_10D1_CSIS16DC -- Center for Strategic and International Studies (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_05C_Cherry24DC -- Cherry Blossoms around the Tidal Basin (2018) (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02D2_Ft_Stevens23DC -- Circle Forts -- Fort Stevens Park (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Ft_Stevens5DC -- Circle Forts -- Fort Stevens Park
2018_09_06A2_City_Center2DC -- City Center complex (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_08B2_City_Center3DC -- City Center complex (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D1_City_Center3DC -- City Center complex (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_06A3_City_Center_Loop13DC -- City Center complex -- LOOP
LOOP Comes to DC
August 8th - September 16th
CityCenterDC invites Washingtonians and visitors alike to discover Loop, an original interactive installation by world renowned artists Olivier Girouard and Jonathan Villeneuve. The installation, which was first presented as part of the 7th edition of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_08B1_City_Center_Loop25DC -- City Center complex -- LOOP
LOOP Comes to DC
August 8th - September 16th
CityCenterDC invites Washingtonians and visitors alike to discover Loop, an original interactive installation by world renowned artists Olivier Girouard and Jonathan Villeneuve. The installation, which was first presented as part of the 7th edition of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18E1_CBMSO45DC -- Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18E3_CBMSO_Placards10DC -- Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18E2_CBMSO_Doorsteps47DC -- Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: War on Our Doorsteps
Special Exhibition – “War on Our Doorsteps”
When Alexander Gardner’s stunning photographs of the Antietam battlefield were publicly displayed in 1862, they changed how Americans saw war forever. For a limited time, you can relive that sobering exhibition at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_1700G7DC -- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (1700 G St NW)
2018_10_03E1_Corc_SpikedC151DC -- Corcoran School of the Arts and Design -- Event: “Spiked”: A Conversation with Rob Rogers & Ann Telnaes
“Spiked”: A Conversation with Rob Rogers & Other Editorial Cartoonists
by The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design @ GW
Join us on the evening of October 3 to hear Rob Rogers and Ann Telnaes in an intimate panel talk at the Corcoran School of the Arts & Design on the issues of censorship, freedom of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29D_Corc_Spiked58DC -- Corcoran School of the Arts and Design -- Exhibit: Spiked
Spiked
July 18 - October 14, 2018
After 25 years at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, editorial cartoonist Rob Rogers was fired in June 2018. Prior to his dismissal, the newspaper refused to publish a series of cartoons produced over three months, starting in March 2018. We invite you to Spiked: The... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13A4_Corc_Spiked2DC -- Corcoran School of the Arts and Design -- Exhibit: Spiked
The outside signs for the exhibit. (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17C_Mearsheimer82DC -- CSIS -- Book Launch: John Mearsheimer's "The Great Delusion" (w/Seth Jones, and Charles Glaser)
CSIS hosts Book Launch: The Great Delusion
The CSIS Transnational Threats Project cordially invites you to a book launch event for John J. Mearsheimer’s newly released The Great Delusion: Liberal Dreams and International Realities (Yale University Press).
Featuring:
* John J. Mearsheimer, R. Wendell... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_10C_Disinformation60DC -- CSIS -- Countering Disinformation: Interdisciplinary Lessons for Policymakers
Countering Disinformation: Interdisciplinary Lessons for Policymakers
With the growth of social media, disinformation has become an increasingly potent political tool. State and non-state actors from various countries, among them Russia and China, have become adept at manufacturing and spreading... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12A5_Webster3DC -- Daniel Webster statue (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Webster1DC -- Daniel Webster statue
2018_DC_DC_In_DC_201824DC -- DC in DC -- Miscellaneous
2018_01_12B1_Gotham165DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: Batman: Gotham Gaslamp World Premier
Batman: Gotham By Gaslight Premiere Screening (18+)
Batman: Gotham By Gaslight Premiere Screening (For Mature Audiences 18+ Years of Age) — Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment provide a new take on Batman as a steampunk Dark Knight hunts Jack the Ripper through the shadows of turn of the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13F1_Aftermath128DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Aftermath: Battle & Trauma In Comics
Panel: The Aftermath: Battle & Trauma In Comics
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this panel session is a thoughtful discussion about the lasting effects of battlefield trauma. DC’s Batman author and former CIA counter-terrorism operations officer Tom King takes on Jack Kirby’s Mister Miracle in a new... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13B_Art_Matter110DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen
The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen
Just how do our favorite DC Super Heroes fly from the page to the screen? As part of the DC in D.C. event, this behind-the-scenes panel discussion on the creative process provides an “origin story” of how some of DC’s greatest Super Heroes on the page have... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13C_Shades109DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Many Shades Of Heroism: Through The African American Lens
The Many Shades Of Heroism: Through The African American Lens
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this panel discussion will look beyond the super suit to the African-American men and women who are heroes to their community. 2018 will not only bring Black Lightning, a new African-American DC Super Hero to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13E_Pride96DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Pride Of DC: The Art Of LGBTQ Inclusion
The Pride Of DC: The Art Of LGBTQ Inclusion
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this wide-ranging panel discussion with Warner Bros. Television creatives and DC writers explores inclusion for LGBTQ characters.On December 8, history was made with the debut of Freedom Fighters: The Ray, a new animated... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13D_Wonder113DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: Wonder Women
Wonder Women
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this super-powered panel includes WBTV stars plus DC writers and artists. Last summer, DC and Warner Bros. Pictures’ Wonder Woman took charge of screens in an unprecedented way, toppling the cinematic patriarchy and paving the way for even more super women.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22D3_SIPG_Bldg3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Building (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_27A2_SIPG_Bldg18DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Building (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_Bldg6DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Building
2018_09_08C2_SIPG_Portrait3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Portraits (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_Portrait10DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Portraits
2018_06_09C1_SIPG_Tour15DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Tour: Garrett Peck (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23E1_SIPG_Pres3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: America's Presidents (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_Pres35DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: America's Presidents
Former President Barack Obama by Artist Kehinde Wiley
On February 13, 2018, the official portraits of the 44th President, Barack Obama, and First Lady Michelle Obama were installed in America’s Presidents and Recent Acquisitions, respectively.
Barack Obama made history in 2009 by becoming the first...
2018_03_22D4_SIPG_Pres_Obamas9DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: America's Presidents -- Lines for Barack and Michelle Obama (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_27A1_SIPG_Pres_Obamas8DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: America's Presidents -- Lines for Barack and Michelle Obama
Visitor traffic in the Donald Reynolds Center (Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery) has been huge!
In 2017, DRC was the 7th most popular Smithsonian museum at 1.3 million visitors:
#1 = National Air and Space Museum[7m],
#2 = National Museum of Natural History [6m],
#3 =... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_Pres_Obamas39DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: America's Presidents -- Lines for Barack and Michelle Obama
For a time, the National Portrait Gallery was the 3rd most popular museum in the Smithsonian system. This was all because of the new Obama portraits which were unveiled on February 12, 2018.
2018_05_12D_SIPG_Black_Out156DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now
Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now
May 11, 2018 – March 10, 2019
Silhouettes—cut paper profiles—were a hugely popular and democratic form of portraiture in the 19th century, offering virtually instantaneous likenesses of everyone from presidents to those who were enslaved. The exhibition explores... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_08C4_SIPG_CW7DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Civil War (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20A3_SIPG_5Decades38DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Daguerreotypes: Five Decades of Collecting
Daguerreotypes: Five Decades of Collecting
June 15, 2018 – June 2, 2019
The 2018 installation of the Daguerreian Gallery celebrates the National Portrait Gallery’s golden anniversary by highlighting fifty years of daguerreotype collecting by the museum. Included are portraits of such iconic figures as... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_08C3_SIPG_Discord_AJ39DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Faces of Discord -- Andrew Johnson (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_17D2_SIPG_Lacks7DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Henrietta Lacks
Henrietta Lacks
May 15, 2018 – November 4, 2018
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life of Henrietta Lacks with the installation of a 2017 portrait by Kadir Nelson. It was jointly acquired by the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_BBush3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Barbara Bush
In Memoriam: Barbara Bush
April 18, 2018 – April 29, 2018
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life of Barbara Bush with a photograph by Diana Walker taken in 1989.
Admired for her candor and down-to-earth approach to public life, Bush enjoyed considerable popularity as the...
2018_DC_SIPG_King3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr.
April 4, 2018 – April 30, 2018
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery celebrates the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. by displaying his likeness by Jack Lewis Hiller. Under King’s inspired leadership, nonviolent protest became the defining feature of the modern...
2018_DC_SIPG_Krim3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Mathilde Krim
In Memoriam: Mathilde Krim
January 22, 2018 – TBA
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life and accomplishments of AIDS research pioneer Dr. Mathilde Krim with a photograph by Annie Leibovitz. In Leibovitz’s bust-length photo taken in 1998, Krim wears a looped AIDS-awareness pin...
2018_DC_SIPG_Graham3DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Reverend Billy Graham
In Memoriam: Reverend Billy Graham
February 22, 2018 – March 25, 2018
The National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life and accomplishments of Rev. Billy Graham with a photograph by Yousuf Karsh taken in 1972. Evangelical Protestantism has been a major religious movement, as well as a social and...
2018_09_01H_SIPG_McCain8DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Senator John S. McCain III
In Memoriam: Senator John S. McCain III
August 27, 2018 – September 9, 2018
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life and legacy of late Senator and former presidential nominee John S. McCain III with a photograph by the British-born photographer Steve Pyke.
McCain, who was born... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_17D1_SIPG_Wolfe4DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Tom Wolfe (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_28B_SIPG_Yr196870DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey
One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey
June 29, 2018 – May 19, 2019
As part of a series of installations celebrating its golden anniversary, the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery presents One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey, a one-room exhibition that looks back at an extraordinarily important and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08B3_SIPG_Anthony4DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Recognize: Marc Anthony
Recognize
May 3, 2018 – June 3, 2018
In April, the Portrait Gallery invited its followers to cast their votes across the museum’s social media platforms for one of three portraits of celebrities who are turning 50 in 2018 and whose portraits are included in the museum’s permanent collection. The... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09C2_SIPG_RFK4DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Remembering Robert F. Kennedy
Remembering Robert F. Kennedy
June 6, 2018 – July 8, 2018
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery celebrates the life and legacy of Robert (“Bobby”) Kennedy with a portrait created by Roy Lichtenstein in 1968, commissioned for the cover of Time magazine.
After winning the California presidential... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22F_SIPG_UnSeen100DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light, Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar
UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light, Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar
March 23, 2018 – January 6, 2019
The exhibition highlights the work of two leading contemporary artists who grapple with the under- and misrepresentation of certain minorities in portraiture and American history. Gonzales-Day and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_27A3_SIPG_UnSeen_Book30DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light, Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar -- Comment Book
I was impressed that after just 4-1/2 days, both of the comment books were already 80-90% full. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_UnSeen_Book6DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titan Kaphar -- Comment Book
2018_06_28A_SIPG_Yr1968PP40DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Press Preview: One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey exhibit
Press preview for “One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey”
Speakers:
* Kim Sajet, director, National Portrait Gallery
* James Barber, historian, National Portrait Gallery
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery presents “One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey,” an exhibition highlighting a time of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22E_SIPG_UnSeenPP80DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Press Preview: UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar
As the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery marks its 50th anniversary, it will not only honor the past with special exhibitions but also shape the museum’s next chapter. The first contemporary exhibition of the museum’s anniversary season, “UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_Beaten51DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM archives) -- Exhibit: Off the Beaten Track
Off the Beaten Track: A Road Trip through the Archives of American Art
December 8, 2017 - June 3, 2018
Join us on a road trip through the Archives of American Art. The photographs, sketches, diaries, correspondence, and video recordings on view reveal how artists have shaped and are shaped by their...
2018_09_08C1_SIPG_Pushing107DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM archives) -- Exhibit: Pushing the Envelope: Mail Art
Pushing the Envelope: Mail Art from the Archives of American Art
August 10, 2018 – January 4, 2019
Beginning in the 1960s, artists from around the world looked to the postal system as an alternative means of producing, distributing, and receiving art. Mail art (alternatively called “correspondence... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_17A1_SIPG_Almost_Home58DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: Do Ho Suh: Almost Home
Do Ho Suh: Almost Home
March 16, 2018 – August 5, 2018
Do Ho Suh’s immersive, dreamlike work explores the nature and meaning of home, fastening ties between personal space and shared experience. Encountering his large-scale fabric sculptures is both deeply familiar and profoundly alien as the ordinary... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPG_Love4Ward10DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: Kelsey Montague's "Love It Forward"
2018_06_20A1_SIPG_Paglen208DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen
Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen
June 21, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Artist Trevor Paglen’s work explores surveillance, state secrecy, data collection, and the ways in which technology is altering humans’ relationship with the land around us. His subtly unnerving photographs are rooted in classical landscape... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20B_SIPG_PaglenPP67DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Press Preview: Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen exhibit
Press preview for the exhibition “Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen”
Trevor Paglen is an award-winning artist whose work blurs the lines between art, science and investigative journalism to construct unfamiliar and at times unsettling ways to see and interpret the world around us. “Trevor Paglen: Sites... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12A1_Blaine_House2DC -- Dupont Circle -- James G. Blaine Mansion (2000 Mass Ave., NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_23A1_Dupont3DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not Circle) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02D1_Dupont4DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not Circle) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25D1_DuPont3DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not Circle) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_EPPV1DC -- East Potomac Park -- Views of the Potomac River
2018_05_15B_Golden34DC -- Edison Place Gallery -- Exhibit: Golden
Art Impact™ International's Third Annual Juried Exhibition "GOLDEN" will come to a close on May 30, 2018. The artwork being exhibited during National American Elders Month features 81 Artists from over fourteen countries including Canada, Croatia, Egypt, Ethiopia, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Burke_Statue1DC -- Edmund Burke Statue
2018_DC_Murrow_Park3DC -- Edward R. Murrow Park
Jack Champions untitled piece from the No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick has been installed in the park.
2018_07_29A_Ike_Mem9DC -- Eisenhower National Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02A_Ike_Mem8DC -- Eisenhower National Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_05A5_Ike_Mem3DC -- Eisenhower National Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Ike_Mem5DC -- Eisenhower National Memorial
2018_04_25B3_GW_ElliottVw32DC -- Elliott School of International Affairs -- View from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_GW_ElliottVw11DC -- Elliott School of International Affairs -- View from...
2018_DC_1stDiv1DC -- Ellipse -- First Division Monument
2018_05_12B3_Emb_Bulgaria1DC -- Embassy of Bulgaria
EMBASSY OF BULGARIA
www.bulgaria-embassy.org
Explore the Cultural Heritage of Bulgaria at EU Open House.

Long lines. I didn't bother waiting to get in. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05C1_Emb_Canada17DC -- Embassy of Canada
The Pride flag is out. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_EC_Belonging26DC -- Embassy of Canada -- Exhibit: Belonging to a Place: An Exhibition by Fogo Island Arts
Belonging to a Place: An Exhibition by Fogo Island Arts
February 15 to April 27, 2018
Fogo Island Arts is a residency-based contemporary art venue for artists, filmmakers, writers, musicians, curators, designers, and thinkers from around the world. Since 2008, FIA has brought some of the most exciting...
2018_06_05C2_EC_Comer52DC -- Embassy of Canada -- Exhibit: Captain George Comer and the Inuit of Hudson Bay
Captain George Comer and the Inuit of Hudson Bay
May 4 to July 20, 2018
Captain George Comer and the Inuit of Hudson Bay features artefacts, photographs, voice recordings and facial casts of the Inuit people that Captain George Comer (1858-1937) met and interacted with during his Arctic expeditions... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12B2_Emb_Cyprus24DC -- Embassy of Cyprus
EMBASSY OF CYPRUS
www.cyprusembassy.net
@CyprusEmbassyUS awaits you all to experience #Cyprus in DC at #EUOpenHouse in May! (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12B4_Emb_Estonia1DC -- Embassy of Estonia
EMBASSY OF ESTONIA
www.estemb.org
In 2018 Estonia celebrates its 100th anniversary. You’re welcome to join the jubilee celebrations! (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Emb_France10DC -- Embassy of France
2018_05_12B1_Emb_Greece26DC -- Embassy of Greece
EMBASSY OF GREECE
www.mfa.gr/usa
“All Time Classic” places, gastronomy, culture on display: Explore the Greek way of life and enjoy unique flavors! Organized for the second consecutive year in collaboration with our partner, North Events -- Greece. (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12B5_Emb_Luxembourg3DC -- Embassy of Luxembourg
EMBASSY OF LUXEMBOURG
www.washington.mae.lu/en
Discover not only the mansion, purchased in 1941 by H.R.H. Grand Duchess Charlotte, that hosts until today the Luxembourg Embassy to the US, but learn also about modern day Luxembourg.

Long lines. I didn't bother waiting to get in. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Emb_Mexico5DC -- Embassy of Mexico
2018_05_25C1_Emb_Peru10DC -- Embassy of Peru (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25C2_Emb_Peru_Illum36DC -- Embassy of Peru -- Exhibit: Illumination (Enrique Polanco)
The art gallery of the Embassy of Peru in the United States is honored to present one of the most representative Peruvian painters of the last decades, Enrique Polanco, who will exhibit his pictorial work for the first time in the United States capital.
The paintings that make up the exhibition are, in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12B6_Emb_Philippines7DC -- Embassy of Philippines (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22D1_Emb_Tunisia6DC -- Embassy of Tunisia (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25D4_Emb_Uzbekistan4DC -- Embassy of Uzbekistan (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02D1_Emory37DC -- Emory United Methodist Church (by Fort Stevens) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Emory7DC -- Emory United Methodist Church (by Fort Stevens)
2018_DC_Engine025DC -- Engine Company 02 (500 F St Nw)
2018_06_04D4_Engine0314DC -- Engine Company 03 (439 NJ Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_21C1_Engine165DC -- Engine Company 16 (1018 13th St., NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20C1_Falun68DC -- Falun Gong protesters @ Pennsylvania Avenue (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_1stBaptist3DC -- First Baptist Church of DC
2018_DC_Foggy_Bottom1DC -- Foggy Bottom area
2018_03_14D_Folger_Beyond32DC -- Folger Shakespeare Library -- Exhibit: Beyond Words: Book Illustration in the Age of Shakespeare
Beyond Words: Book Illustration in the Age of Shakespeare
Feb 24 – Jun 03, 2018
The Folger exhibition Beyond Words: Book Illustration in the Age of Shakespeare shows how images in early modern books are as full of meaning as the text they illustrate. Explore portraits, views of daily life, maps, and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_FPlaza3DC -- Freedom Plaza (incl Pulaski statue)
2018_06_13E2_SIFG_Screens30DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: For Love of Place: Japanese Screens
For Love of Place: Japanese Screens
May 5, 2018 – November 4, 2018
Japanese landscape paintings on folding screens had religious and political purpose as early as the eleventh century. Surrogates for the land, these works were employed in rituals to secure the realm’s prosperity.
Throughout ensuing... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20E1_SIFG_Spreading40DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Spreading the Word: Buddhist Art in Japan
Spreading the Word: Buddhist Art in Japan
May 18, 2018 – November 12, 2018
For centuries after the Historical Buddha’s death, his followers continued to share his teachings, the dharma. Crossing land and sea, disciples, monks, and pilgrims carried the dharma from its origins in India across Asia. Even... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20E2_SIFG10DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Not Covered Elsewhere (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIFG2DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Not Covered Elsewhere
The high winds blew down one of the outside banners.
2018_DC_Rawlins_Statue22DC -- General John A. Rawlins Statue
2018_04_22B_GeorgetownU80DC -- Georgetown University (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_22A_Glover_Archbold54DC -- Glover-Archbold Park
I kept hearing about the condemned railroad trestle that is ultimately going to be torn down instead of repaired and I wanted to get a few pictures before it disappeared. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Haiku40DC -- Golden (Triangle) Haiku
2018_DC_Lisner3DC -- GWU (George Washington University) -- Lisner Auditorium
2018_05_22C_Gingrich60DC -- Heritage Foundation -- Newt Gingrich ("Trump's America")
Trump’s America: The Truth About Our Nation’s Great Comeback
Featuring The Honorable Newt Gingrich, 50th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
Hosted by: Kay Coles James, President, The Heritage Foundation
No one understands the "Make America Great Again" effort with more insight and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16B_Hate_Speech27DC -- Heritage Foundation -- Panel: Will America Ban Hate Speech?
Will America Ban Hate Speech?
#OurConstitution
Featuring (seated left to right):
* John York, (Moderator) Policy Analyst, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics, The Heritage Foundation
* Nadine Strossen, John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law at New York Law School, Former... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_22A2_HeritageV11DC -- Heritage Foundation -- Views from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_HI_Washington2DC -- HI Washington DC hostel (1009 11th St NW)
2018_02_21D1_SIHIR_Brand_New195DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Brand New: Art and Commodity in the 1980s
Brand New: Art and Commodity in the 1980s
February 14, 2018 – May 13, 2018
It’s the 80s as you’ve never seen it before. Explore the iconic decade when artwork became a commodity and the artist, a brand. Razor-sharp, witty, satirical and deeply subversive, these nearly 150 works examine the origins and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29E2_SIHIR_Baselitz130DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Georg Baselitz: Six Decades
Georg Baselitz: Six Decades
June 21, 2018 – September 16, 2018
Georg Baselitz is the first major US retrospective in more than twenty years of one of Germany’s greatest living artists, marking the artist’s 80th birthday. With more than 100 works highlighting every phase of Baselitz’s six-decade career... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_14C2_SIHIR_Anthology24DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Tony Lewis: Anthology 2014–2016
Tony Lewis: Anthology 2014–2016
Mar 06–May 28, 2018
Anthology 2014–2016 is an installation of thirty-four original collage-poems by the Chicago-based artist Tony Lewis. Exhibited at the Hirshhorn for the first time in its entirety, this series of evocative black-and-white works draws on an unlikely... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29E4_SIHIR_Wish_Tree15DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Wish Tree for Washington, D.C.
Wish Tree for Washington, D.C.
June 23, 2018 – September 3, 2018
A summer favorite, Ono’s interactive artwork “Wish Tree for Washington, D.C.” invites visitors to tie handwritten wishes to branches of a living Japanese dogwood tree in the museum’s sculpture garden. Starting June 23 through Labor Day... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29E3_SIHIR1DC -- Hirshhorn Museum (Inside)
I had never seen a $20 donation box in a Smithsonian museum before. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIHIR9DC -- Hirshhorn Museum (Inside)
The new Dolcezza Coffee and Hiroshi Sugimoto lobby.
2018_DC_Italiana3DC -- Holy Rosary Church and Casa Italiana
2018_DC_Hotel_Monaco4DC -- Hotel Monaco
I never noticed they had put up banners to emulate the front of the Donald Reynolds Center.
2018_09_10B6_HRC9DC -- Human Rights Campaign HQ (1640 RI Ave, NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26B4_I3957DC -- I-395 Overpass Work (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04D1_I3958DC -- I-395 Overpass Work (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_I39518DC -- I-395 Overpass Work
2018_04_03E_IDBCC_Fashioning58DC -- IDB Cultural Center -- Exhibit: Fashioning the Future: Argentine Designers on the Edge of Tomorrow
IDB presents Fashioning the Future: Argentine Designers on the Edge of Tomorrow
Installation features contemporary Argentine fashion that merges science, technology, and creativity
The IDB Cultural Center presents Fashioning the Future: Argentine Designers on the Edge of Tomorrow in recognition of the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D4_ISAAG_6x673DC -- IDB Staff Assn Art Gallery -- 6 x 6 Ceramic Tile Exhibition
6 x 6 Ceramic Tile Exhibition
6x6 is the IDB Staff Association's (SA) first project of collective artists through the IDB Staff Association Art Gallery and the Country Offices (COFs). With 6x6, we intend to link the cultures, thoughts, and aesthetic concepts common in member countries of the IDB... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_05A2_Spy6DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Spy6DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location)
2018_05_23D2_James_Monroe_Pk4DC -- James Monroe Park (20th and Penn Ave) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_JAWilson18DC -- John A. Wilson Building
2018_03_03A1_Barry_Statue282DC -- John A. Wilson Building -- Event: Unveiling of Marion Barry Statue
On Saturday, March 3, at 11 am, Mayor Bowser, Chairman Phil Mendelson and the DC Council, and other dignitaries will dedicate and unveil the historic statue of the late four-term Mayor of the District of Columbia, The Honorable Marion S. Barry, Jr., outside of the John A. Wilson Building. The eight-foot... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25D3_Johns_Hopkins9DC -- Johns Hopkins University (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_22F2_Jones_Day25DC -- Jones Day Bldg (51 Louisiana Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05C4_MoultrieCH5DC -- Judiciary Square -- Carl Moultrie Courthouse (DC Superior Court) (500 Indiana Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Chess_Players9DC -- Judiciary Square -- Chess Players Statue
The chess board between the two characters has been removed. It had been heavily vandalized over the years.
2018_DC_Darlington7DC -- Judiciary Square -- Darlington Memorial Fountain
2018_10_13B2_USDC4DC -- Judiciary Square -- E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse (US District Court for DC) (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22B3_Fire_Dog_Mem7DC -- Judiciary Square -- Natl Fire Dog Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_10B1_KSt7DC -- K Street area (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_KSt6DC -- K Street area
2018_09_10B2_KSt_Sham5DC -- K Street area -- Foon Sham sculptures (Droplet, Turning Point, Ductile, Vascular Form #10) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Lafayette_Square6DC -- Lafayette Square (by White House) area
2018_06_18C2_LOC3DC -- Library of Congress (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_09B1_SuttonP135DC -- Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2018) -- Ward Sutton -- Presentation
The Herb Block Foundation cordially invites you to The Herblock Prize Award Ceremony & Lecture.
Prize Winner: Ward Sutton
Lecturer: Scott Simon

Speakers in sequence:
* Gayle Osterberg, Library of Congress
* Marcela Brane, President/CEO of the Herblock Foundation
* Ward Sutton, honoree
... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_09C_SuttonR154DC -- Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2018) -- Ward Sutton -- Reception
The Herb Block Foundation cordially invites you to The Herblock Prize Award Ceremony & Lecture.
Prize Winner: Ward Sutton
Lecturer: Scott Simon

Folks pictured here include (pretty much in sequence): Mike Rhode, Joe Sutliff, Mary Hadar, Kevin Klose (President Emeritus of NPR), Ryan Flanders, Sam... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_15A1_Drawn2PurposeP183DC -- Library of Congress -- Event: Drawn to Purpose (w/Whitney Sherman, Barbara Brandon-Croft and Jillian Tamaki)
“In Conversation with the Librarian of Congress: Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists” featuring Whitney Sherman, Barbara Brandon-Croft and Jillian Tamaki
Note: Carla Hayden was not available so curator Martha Kennedy from the Library of Congress moderated the panel.
Librarian... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_14F1_Hidden_Figures93DC -- Library of Congress -- Event: Hidden Figures conversation w/Margot Lee Shetterly and Donna Gigliotti
“In Conversation with the Librarian of Congress: Hidden Figures” featuring Margot Lee Shetterly and Donna Gigliotti
Note: Carla Hayden was sick and Marie Arana handled the moderating duties for the evening.
Margot Lee Shetterly is the author of “Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_05A_Burns114DC -- Library of Congress -- Event: National Cherry Blossom Festival Poster Talk w/Thomas Burns
Thomas Burns, creator of the 2016 National Cherry Blossom Festival poster, will present a lecture about the poster, including his design process and ideas for the poster, from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, in the Mary Pickford Theater on the third floor of the James Madison Memorial Building, 101... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_29F1_Superman144DC -- Library of Congress -- Event: Paul Levitz and Dan Jurgens ("80 Years of Superman")
Library of Congress and DC Entertainment Celebrate 80 Years of Superman
Live Interview Featuring Legendary Paul Levitz and Dan Jurgens
The Library of Congress will celebrate the 1000th issue of seminal DC comic book series Action Comics, a commemoration of 80 years of Superman, with a live interview... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25B6_LOC_16thSt29DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25B2_LOC_Rudolph23DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Century of Architect Paul M. Rudolph (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10B2_LOC_Comics26DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Comics Yesterday / Comics Today (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_21B1_LOC_Douglass50DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Frederick Douglass Bicentennial
February 2018 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Douglass, touted by Abraham Lincoln as "the most meritous man in the United States." After escaping from slavery, Douglass risked his freedom by becoming an outspoken antislavery lecturer and writer. In 1847 he founded the North... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13C2_LOC_L2L36DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Letter to Lyrics (Hamilton) (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25B4_LOC_Frankenstein35DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_09A_LOC_Drawn2Purpose47DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Graphic Arts): Drawn To Purpose
The pieces had just been rotated. I didn't have time to do my normal intense treatment of all of them but I did what I could. (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10B1_LOC_Drawn2Purpose87DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Graphic Arts): Drawn To Purpose (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_LOC_Drawn2Purpose14DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Graphic Arts): Drawn To Purpose
I went through the public comment book to see what people might have drawn. Barbara Dale's drawing is still winner and champion!
2018_09_25B1_LOC_Baseball332DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Baseball Americana
Baseball Americana
June 29, 2018–Summer 2019
Americans had been playing baseball long before they agreed on the rules or even settled on how to spell it.
Base-Ball (1787)
base-ball (1799)
base ball (1818)
Base Ball (1845)
baseball (1899)
They didn't always call it baseball either—in some... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25B3_LOC_Bibles3DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Bible Collection
They're doing a new case for the Guttenberg Bible. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_05B1_LOC_Cherry_Posters39DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Cherry Blossom Festival Posters (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10B4_LOC_Exploring16DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Exploring the Early Americas (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04G_LOC_Herblock32DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Herblock Gallery (2018)
Herblock Looks at 1968: Fifty Years Ago in Editorial Cartoons
Currently on exhibit: March 17–September 8, 2018
In 1968, during the fourth and final year of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s administration, Herblock focused on the presidential election. Having called attention to Richard M. Nixon’s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25B5_LOC_Mapping32DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Mapping A Growing Nation: Midwestern States.. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_LOC_Mapping15DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Mapping a Growing Nation: Southeastern States
New exhibit items.
2018_05_10B3_LOC_NWCorner20DC -- Library of Congress -- Room: Northwest Corner (Maps) Art (2nd Floor) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_LOCVw4DC -- Library of Congress -- Views from...
The view from the Prints and Photographs section overlooks the residential section of DC.
2018_05_26B3_LA_Small9DC -- Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_13A1_Ideas_Forum152DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Lincoln Ideas Forum (2018)
Towards the end of his Second Annual Message to Congress in 1862, Abraham Lincoln implored his countrymen to remember that future generations would be looking back at the Civil War era:
"Fellow-citizens, we can not escape history," he wrote."We of this Congress and this Administration will be... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16F1_Two_Faces131DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Two Faces Comedy Series: Mental Health
"If I had two faces, woudl I be wearing this one?"
-- Abraham Lincoln during the 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debates after being accused of "two-faced" politics by Stephen Douglas
Back by popular demand, and drawing inspiration from Abraham Lincoln's legendary humor and self-deprecation, President Lincoln's... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_26B_Masur69DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Kate Masur ("They Knew Lincoln")
Cottage Conversation: They Knew Lincoln
Join us as historian Kate Masur, along with co-presenter and President Lincoln’s Cottage Executive Director, Erin Carlson Mast, discuss Masur’s most recent project, They Knew Lincoln.
Originally published in 1942 and now reprinted for the first time, They Knew... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16F3_Lincoln_Cottage10DC -- Lincoln Cottage (at the Armed Forces Retirement Home) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Lincoln_Cottage7DC -- Lincoln Cottage (at the Armed Forces Retirement Home)
2018_04_10D1_Lincoln_LestP145DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Event: Lest We Forget Exhibition Opening Program
LEST WE FORGET Exhibition Opening on the National Mall
For the Days of Remembrance, German-Italian artist Luigi Toscano, in partnership with the German Embassy, and with the cooperation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, is mounting a unique photographic installation along the Lincoln... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_11C_Lincoln_Lest242DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Exhibit: Lest We Forget
LEST WE FORGET Exhibition Opening on the National Mall
For the Days of Remembrance, German-Italian artist Luigi Toscano, in partnership with the German Embassy, and with the cooperation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, is mounting a unique photographic installation along the Lincoln... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Lincoln_Lest_18041015DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Exhibit: Lest We Forget
LEST WE FORGET Exhibition Opening on the National Mall
For the Days of Remembrance, German-Italian artist Luigi Toscano, in partnership with the German Embassy, and with the cooperation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, is mounting a unique photographic installation along the Lincoln...
2018_05_06A_Literary_HillBF310DC -- Literary Hill BookFest (2018) @ Eastern Market
Literary Hill BookFest 2018
Celebrating Books & Authors on Capitol Hill
he Literary Hill BookFest is a celebration of Capitol Hill authors, booksellers, publishers, libraries, and other book-related groups held annually at Eastern Market.

This year's author list:
Brett Abrams, Richard Agemo, Nick... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22D2_Logan3DC -- Logan Circle neighborhood (but not Logan Statue) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08B2_Lunch3DC -- Lunch with Randy, Xavier, and John (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28B_HVA_1918Cadillac59DC -- Mall -- Historic Vehicle Association display -- 1918 Cadillac U.S. 1257X
April 24 – 30: 1918 Cadillac Type 57 - U.S. 1257X
Before the Jeep became the standardized and ubiquitous military vehicle, the United States military tried a little of everything. WWI saw an interesting mishmash of cars on the battlefield, but it was the Cadillac Type 57 that was predominantly favored... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_22E_HVA_Bullitt29DC -- Mall -- Historic Vehicle Association display -- 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback – Bullitt – '559
April 17 – 23, 2018:
1968 Ford Mustang Fastback – Bullitt – '559
The “Highland Green” Mustang piloted by legendary car enthusiast and actor Steve McQueen through the streets of San Francisco in the visceral cops-and-mobsters flick Bullitt has become an indelible part of international car culture. By... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_03B1_HVA_ModelT33DC -- Mall -- Historic Vehicle Association display -- Fifteen-Millionth Ford
April 3 – 9: 1927 Ford Model T - Fifteen-Millionth Ford
The impact of the Ford Model T on American history is undisputed. This touring car, with hand stamped VIN 15000000, marked the end of “Tin Lizzy’s” almost 19-year production run that totaled over 15 million Fords. On May 26, 1927, Edsel and Henry... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_05E4_HVA_ModelT30DC -- Mall -- Historic Vehicle Association display -- Fifteen-Millionth Ford (Nighttime)
April 3 – 9: 1927 Ford Model T - Fifteen-Millionth Ford
The impact of the Ford Model T on American history is undisputed. This touring car, with hand stamped VIN 15000000, marked the end of “Tin Lizzy’s” almost 19-year production run that totaled over 15 million Fords. On May 26, 1927, Edsel and Henry... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02B2_WCCanal27DC -- Mall -- Lockkeepers House (Washington City Canal House) (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02B1_WCCanal67DC -- Mall -- Lockkeepers House (Washington City Canal House)
This was the first weekend that lock house #0 had been open to the public. It is supposed to be open on a more regular schedule starting September 13 or so. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13A3_WCCanal11DC -- Mall -- Lockkeepers House (Washington City Canal House)
There was supposed to be a ribbon-cutting this morning but the ceremony was delayed for a month due to Hurricane Frances. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_WCCanal1DC -- Mall -- Lockkeepers House (Washington City Canal House)
2018_06_13F_OPL87DC -- Mall -- Ocean Plastics Lab
Ocean Plastics Lab coming to Washington’s National Mall, June 4-17
NOAA sponsored exhibit showcases global problem and solutions to ocean plastic pollution
May 16, 2018
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is among the U.S. sponsors and participants of the Ocean Plastics Laboffsite... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_WeAreMacedonia_18030328DC -- Mall -- Rally: #WeAreMacedonia
Washington, DC #WeAreMacedonia Rally
Enough is Enough! We will send a clear message to the United States Administration and Congress, to the Macedonian President, Government, Parliament, and Opposition.
We won't tolerate our very existence to be negotiated.
We won't tolerate re-defining of Macedonia...
2018_04_14B1_Science_March137DC -- March for Science -- Rally
From Washington D.C. to Abuja, Nigeria, science supporters across the globe are mobilizing. March for Science events energize science advocates from multiple spheres to create tangible change and call for greater accountability of public officials to enact evidence-based policy that serves all... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_MLK_Mem12DC -- Martin Luther King Jr. Natl Memorial
This was the day after the 50th anniversary of his assassination so there were some wreaths at the memorial, including one from the Embassy of Venezuela.
2018_06_04E3_MLKLib4DC -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19A_MLKLib4DC -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_22B_MLKLib3DC -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17A2_MLKLib3DC -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D7_MLKLib4DC -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_MLKLib1DC -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library
2018_05_23D3_Mayer_Brown9DC -- Mayor Brown LLP (1999 K St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_McMillan9DC -- McMillan Sand Filtration Site
2018_09_10D2_WP15L33DC -- Midtown Center (1100 15th St NW -- Old Washington Post Bldg) -- Exterior (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26B5_Mt_Vernon2DC -- Mt Vernon Triangle area (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Mt_Vernon6DC -- Mt Vernon Triangle area
2018_DC_NBW_619G6DC -- National Bank of Washington (619 G St NW)
2018_04_03A_SIAIR_Barmecide38DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Exhibit: The Barmecide Feast (2001: A Space Odyssey room)
The National Air and Space Museum will host a special temporary exhibition of the immersive art installation “The Barmecide Feast,” a fully realized, full-scale reflection of the iconic, neo-classical hotel room from the penultimate scene of Stanley Kubrick’s and Arthur C. Clarke’s landmark film, 2001:... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_08A1_SIAIR_Barmecide48DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Exhibit: The Barmecide Feast (2001: A Space Odyssey room) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28A3_SIAIR_Barmecide37DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Exhibit: The Barmecide Feast (2001: A Space Odyssey room)
When I went in before, part of the room had been closed off. It's all open again. There was some damage to some of the pieces that will have to be fixed as it moves on. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_08A2_SIAIR_Milestones32DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 100: Milestones of Flight (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_22D_SIAIR_Welcome25DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 108: Welcome Center
The Enterprise lights come on again. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28A1_SIAIR_Welcome5DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 108: Welcome Center
I hadn't been there when the sun shades were up around the model. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIAIR_Welcome2DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 108: Welcome Center
2018_06_29D1_SIAIR_Bldg9DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIAIR_Bldg1DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
2018_06_15D2_SIAIR_Jurassic15DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Jurassic World LEGO set (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28A2_SIAIR_POP35DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Phoebe Waterman Haas Public Observatory (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIAIR_SWPromo6DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Star Wars Last Jedi Costume (Promo)
2018_DC_Archives1DC -- Natl Archives -- Exterior
Twilight
2018_09_01D2_NBF_Corchado6DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Alfredo Corchado
Alfredo Corchado
Alfredo Corchado is the Mexico border correspondent for The Dallas Morning News and author of “Midnight in Mexico.” He is a Nieman, Lannan, USMEX, Woodrow Wilson and Rockefeller fellow and the winner of the Maria Moors Cabot and Elijah Parish Lovejoy awards for courage in journalism.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01C2_NBF_Tan13DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Amy Tan w/Marie Arana
Amy Tan
Amy Tan is the author of “The Valley of Amazement,” “The Joy Luck Club,” “The Kitchen God’s Wife,” “The Hundred Secret Senses,” “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” and “The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life.” She has also penned two children’s books: “The Moon Lady” and “Sagwa,” which has... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01E1_NBF_Proulx55DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Annie Proulx w/Carla Hayden and Marie Arana
Annie Proulx
Annie Proulx is the 2018 recipient of the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction. Her novel “The Shipping News” won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and was adapted into a major motion picture. Her short story “Brokeback Mountain” (from the story collection... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01F1_NBF_Meltzer17DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Brad Meltzer
Brad Meltzer
Brad Meltzer is the No. 1 New York Times best-selling author of “The Inner Circle,” “The Book of Fate” and nine other best-selling thrillers, including “The Tenth Justice,” “The First Counsel,” “The Millionaires” and “The President’s Shadow.” His newest book is “The Escape Artist” (Grand... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01B2_NBF_Kilmeade13DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Brian Kilmeade
Brian Kilmeade
One of the co-hosts of “Fox & Friends,” Brian Kilemeade is also an author of history books such as “George Washington’s Secret Six” and “Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates.” His new work, “Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans: The Battle That Shaped America’s Destiny”... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01G2_NBF_Selznick21DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Brian Selznick w/Barrie Hardymon
Brian Selznick
Brian Selznick’s books have garnered countless accolades worldwide and have been translated into more than 35 languages. He is the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of the No. 1 New York Times best-sellers “The Invention of Hugo Cabret,” adapted into Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-winning movie... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01E3_NBF_Grabenstein4DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Chris Grabenstein
Chris Grabenstein
Chris Grabenstein is the No, 1 New York Times best-selling author of “Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library,” “Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics,” “Mr. Lemoncello's Great Library Race” and “The Island of Dr. Libris.” He has co-written numerous bestselling books with James Patterson.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01B3_NBF_CK_EAD34DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Conversation: Founders and Their Slaves w/Catherine Kerrison and Erica Armstrong Dunbar w/Eric Deggans
Catherine Kerrison
Catherine Kerrison is an associate professor of history at Villanova University in Villanova, Pennsylvania, where she teaches courses in colonial and revolutionary America and women's and gender history. She holds a Ph.D. in American history from the College of William and Mary. Her... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01F2_NBF_Ignatius9DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- David Ignatius w/Stephanie Merry
David Ignatius
David Ignatius is an associate editor for The Washington Post. Since 2003, he has been the author of a twice-weekly, globally distributed column on global politics, economics and international affairs. He has held important positions at the International Herald Tribune and The Wasll... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01C4_NBF_Goodwin69DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Doris Kearns Goodwin w/David Rubenstein
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Doris Kearns Goodwin’s interest in leadership began more than half a century ago as a teacher at Harvard. Her experiences working for LBJ in the White House and later assisting him on his memoirs led to “Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream.” She followed up with the Pulitzer... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01D3_NBF_Wood18DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Gordon S. Wood w/David Rubenstein
Gordon S. Wood
An emeritus professor of history at Brown University, Gordon S. Wood is the author of “Creation of the American Republic, 1776-1787,” which won the Bancroft Prize and the John H. Dunning Prize in 1970, and “The Radicalism of the American Revolution,” which won the Pulitzer Prize for... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01F3_NBF_McDonnell68DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Graphic Novels 1 of 4: Patrick McDonnell w/Michael Cavna
Patrick McDonnell (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01F4_NBF_PB_TW96DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Graphic Novels 2 of 4: Pénélope Bagieu and Tillie Walden w/Michael Cavna
Pénélope Bagieu
Pénélope Bagieu was born in Paris in 1982 to Corsican and Basque parents. She is a best-selling graphic novel author, and her editorial illustrations have appeared all over the French media. In America, her graphic novels include “Exquisite Corpse,” “California Dreamin’” and, most... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01F5_NBF_Piskor60DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Graphic Novels 3 of 4: Ed Piskor w/Michael Cavna
Ed Piskor
Ed Piskor is the writer and artist behind “X-Men: Grand Design” (Marvel). This deeply personal and heavily researched reimagining of the origins of the world famous X-Men incorporates the past 40 years of the title’s history and has been met with critical acclaim from all corners of the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01F6_NBF_Gay22DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Graphic Novels 4 of 4: Roxane Gay w/Michael Cavna
Roxane Gay
Roxane Gay’s writing appears in “Best American Mystery Stories 20140,” “Best American Short Stories 2012,” “Best Sex Writing 2012,” and the magazines Harper’s Bazaar, A Public Space, McSweeney’s, Tin House, Oxford American, American Short Fiction, Virginia Quarterly Review and many others.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01E2_NBF_Swanson10DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- James L. Swanson
James L. Swanson
James L. Swanson is the award-winning author of the best-seller “Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer.” His other books include his newest: “Chasing King’s Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassin” (Scholastic). Swanson has also written “Chasing Lincoln's... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01C5_NBF_Meacham26DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Jon Meacham
Jon Meacham
Jon Meacham is a Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian. A contributing writer for The New York Times Book Review and a contributing editor of Time magazine, he is the author of the New York Times best-sellers “Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush,”... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01G1_NBF_KD_HB12DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Kate DiCamillo and Harry Bliss
Kate DiCamillo
Kate DiCamillo is the beloved author of many books for children, including “Flora & Ulysses” and “The Tale of Despereaux,” both of which received Newbery Medals. Her most recent middle-grade novel, “Raymie Nightingale,” was an instant No. 1 New York Times best-seller and a National Book... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01C3_NBF_Albright17DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Madeleine Albright w/David Rubenstein
Madeleine Albright
Madeleine Albright served from 1997 until 2001 as the first woman secretary of state. She was born in the former Czechoslovakia, and her family immigrated to the United States in 1948. She followed in her father’s footsteps by also becoming a diplomat. Prior to being secretary of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01A_NBF_Misc44DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Miscellaneous
Miscellaneous things. The Poltics and prose book sale area, the Pavilion of States, the Library of Congress Town Square, etc.
Folks include Carla Hayden, Michelle Krowl, Martha Kennedy, Joe Wos, Robert Pohl, Stephanie Stebich, Peter Slen (the C-Span interviewer), and Carlos Lozada. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01D1_NBF_Monumental24DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Panel: Monumental Decisions w/Kirk Savage, Kristin Ann Hass, Brent D. Glass, and James Reston Jr.
Kirk Savage
Kirk Savage has been writing about public monuments and collective memory for over 30 years. He is the author of “Standing Soldiers, Kneeling Slaves: Race, War, and Monument in Nineteenth-Century America” (Princeton University), now available in a new edition, and “Monument Wars: Washington... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01B4_NBF_Chernow20DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Ron Chernow
Ron Chernow
Ron Chernow is the prize-winning author of six previous books and the recipient of the 2015 National Humanities Medal. His first book, “The House of Morgan,” won the National Book Award. “Washington: A Life” won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, and “Alexander Hamilton”—the inspiration for... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01C1_NBF_Sotomayor57DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Sonia Sotomayor w/Carla Hayden
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
Sonia Sotomayor, an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, was born in the Bronx, New York. She earned a B.A. from Princeton University and a J.D. from Yale Law School. She served as assistant district attorney in New York County and then as a litigator... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01B5_NBF_Coll18DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Steve Coll
Steve Coll
Steve Coll was appointed Dean of Columbia Journalism School in 2013 after serving as president of New America Foundation (2007-2012). He joined the New Yorker as a staff writer in 2005 and continues to write for the publication on politics, national security and the media. Coll is also the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_01B1_NBF_Eizenstat24DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Stuart E. Eizenstat w/David Rubenstein
Stuart E. Eizenstat
Stuart E. Eizenstat is a diplomat and an attorney. His work as a lawyer focuses on resolving international trade problems and business disputes between the United States and other governments. Eizenstat was the U.S. ambassador to the European Union in 1993-1996 and deputy secretary... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26B2_NBM_Sham11DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Vascular Form XI. Spirit (by Foon Sham)
Foon Sham was named the Asian Influence/American Design Visionary Artist of the 2018 Smithsonian Craft Show. As part of the award, he was commissioned to construct a piece which ended up on exhibit outside of the museum. This pine piece is called Vascular Form XI, Spirit. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_14A1_CB_Parade357DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Parade (2018)
A number of folks here include:
* Eleanor Holmes Norton
* Shinsuke Sugiyama, Japan's ambassador to the United States
* Miss USA Kara McCullough
* Miss America's Outstanding Teen 2018 Jessica Baeder
* Miss District of Columbia's Outstanding Teen and Miss Maryland's Outstanding Teen
* Carla... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19B_NED_4thE69DC -- Natl Endowment for Democracy & CIMA -- Supporting the Fourth Estate: What's Been Done to Bolster Independent Media?
An initiative of the National Endowment for Democracy
The Center for International Media Assistance is pleased to invite you to a discussion on
Supporting the Fourth Estate: What's Been Done to Bolster Independent Media?
The world has reached a tipping point in the state of vibrant news media. Press... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_30A2_NGAEW_Outliers137DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Exhibit: Outliers and American Vanguard Art
Outliers and American Vanguard Art
January 28 – May 13, 2018
Self-taught artists—variously termed folk, primitive, visionary, naïve, and outsider—have played a significant role in the history of modernism, yet their contributions have been largely disregarded or forgotten. Again and again in the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_08B2_NGA_Barye44DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Antoine-Louis Barye Animal Sculptor (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_08B1_NGA_Cezanne142DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Cézanne Portraits
Cézanne Portraits
March 25 – July 1, 2018
Cézanne Portraits is the first exhibition devoted to the famed post-impressionist’s portraits. The exhibition explores the unconventional aspects of his portraiture, the role his portraits play in the development of his radical style and method, and the range... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_03C_NGA_Corot108DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Corot: Women
Corot: Women
September 9 – December 31, 2018
Camille Corot is best known as the great master of landscape painting in the 19th century who bridged the French neoclassical tradition with the impressionist movement of the 1870s. His figure paintings constitute a much smaller, less well-known portion of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_08B4_NGA_Daumier3666DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Daumier's Portrait Busts (36 French Leaders) (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_07B3_NGA_Heavenly42DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Heavenly Earth: Images of Saint Francis at La Verna
Heavenly Earth: Images of Saint Francis at La Verna
February 25 – July 8, 2018
The Descrizione del Sacro Monte della Vernia (1612) depicts the monastery and dramatic rocky terrain of La Verna, the site where Saint Francis received the stigmata. The gifted baroque draftsman Jacopo Ligozzi was hired to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16E3_NGA_Joan_Of_Arc36DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Joan of Arc series (Louis Maurice Boutet de Monvel) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_NGA_Sittow28DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe
Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe
January 28 – May 13, 2018
Considered Estonia's greatest Renaissance artist, Michel Sittow (c. 1469–1525) was sought after by the renowned European courts of his day, including those of King Ferdinand of Aragón and Queen Isabella of...
2018_03_07B2_NGA_Mann30DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings
Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings
March 4 – May 28, 2018
For more than forty years, Sally Mann (American, born 1951) has made experimental, elegiac, and hauntingly beautiful photographs that explore the overarching themes of existence: memory, desire, death, the bonds of family, and nature’s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29B2_NGA_Humor304DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Sense of Humor
Sense of Humor
July 15, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Humor may be fundamental to human experience, but its expression in painting and sculpture has been limited. Instead, prints, as the most widely distributed medium, and drawings, as the most private, have been the natural vehicles for comic content.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28C2_NGA_Sharing162DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Sharing Images: Renaissance Prints Into Maiolica and Bronze
Sharing Images: Renaissance Prints Into Maiolica and Bronze
April 1 – August 5, 2018
Inspired by the acquisition of the important William A. Clark maiolica (glazed Italian ceramics) collection from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, and drawing largely on the Gallery’s newly expanded holdings, this... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16E1_NGA_Chiaroscuro135DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy
The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy
October 14, 2018 – January 20, 2019
Chiaroscuro woodcuts—color prints made from the successive printing of multiple blocks—flourished in 16th-century Italy, interpreting designs by leading masters such as Raphael, Parmigianino, and Titian, while boasting... (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29B1_NGA_Water120DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Water, Wind, and Waves: Marine Paintings from the Dutch Golden Age
Water, Wind, and Waves: Marine Paintings from the Dutch Golden Age
July 1 – November 25, 2018
The Dutch rose to greatness from the riches of the sea. During the seventeenth century they became leaders in marine travel, transport, commerce, and security as their massive cargo carriers and warships... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28C1_NGAP20DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Paintings (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_NGAP14DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Paintings
2018_04_08B3_NGAS31DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Sculpture (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16E2_NGAS10DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- Sculpture (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26B4_NGS_XSH180DC -- Natl Geographic Society -- Exhibit: National Geographic: Exploration Starts Here
National Geographic: Exploration Starts Here
Permanent Exhibition
Where and when did exploration get its start at National Geographic?
Find out in "National Geographic: Exploration Starts Here," a permanent exhibition showcasing the greatest hits from our long and storied history of discovery. Go on... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26B1_NGS_Titanic418DC -- Natl Geographic Society -- Exhibit: Titanic: The Untold Story
Titanic: The Untold Story
Discover the surprising link between a top secret Cold War mission and the 1985 discovery of the sunken Titanic by legendary oceanographer and National Geographic Explorer-at-Large Robert Ballard in our fascinating exhibition. Developed in collaboration with the National... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26B3_NGS_Tomb99DC -- Natl Geographic Society -- Exhibit: Tomb of Christ: The Church of the Holy Sepulchre Experience
Tomb of Christ: The Church of the Holy Sepulchre Experience
November 15, 2017 - January 06, 2019
Be virtually transported to Jerusalem and discover the fascinating history of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in an immersive 3-D experience unlike anything you’ve seen in a museum before. Your groups... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26B5_NGS16DC -- Natl Geographic Society -- Explorers Hall (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_LawVC3DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum
2018_10_13E1_LawVC206DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Areas Not Covered Elsewhere (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13A_Law_OpeningCD73DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Event: Grand Opening Community Day
Join us for a free Grand Opening Community Day celebration 10 am until 5 pm as we proudly open our Museum doors to the public for the first time. There’ll be plenty to see and do inside and out.

We’re starting our Community Day with a celebration so big, we’ve taken over the block! This free event... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13E2_LawVCH210DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: History (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13E3_LawVCR52DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: Reel to Real (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13E4_Law7DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17A1_Law4DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Mall3DC -- Natl Mall area
Interesting human inflated balls.
2018_09_02B2_Mall_Floodwall3DC -- Natl Mall area -- 17th Street Levee (Floodwall) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_14B_SIAH_Cultivating50DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Dibner Library Exhibit: Cultivating America's Gardens
Cultivating America's Gardens
May 4, 2017 – August 2018
Using books and objects from Libraries and Gardens collections of the Smithsonian, Cultivating America’s Gardens highlights early horticulture publications; 19th century popular and new “exotic plants”; prominent landscape designers; changing... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09A3_SIAH_Art_Industry40DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Art in Industry
Art in Industry
March 22, 2018 – TBA
Art in Industry looks back at a time when Americans embraced artistic skills as a way to build a consumer-oriented industrial economy. This display features artistic industries as varied as publishing and pottery from the 1830s to the 1930s through three lenses:... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIAH_City_Hope49DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign
City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign
December 15, 2017 – Indefinitely
City of Hope commemorates the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s daring vision to end poverty in the United States. With newly discovered photographs and videos, the exhibition encourages visitors to...
2018_DC_SIAH_Gowns11DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: First Ladies
I had not seen the Melania Trump gown since it had been installed.
2018_06_09A2_SIAH_Giving15DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Giving in America
The exhibit had been updated with Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton costume.

Giving in America
November 29, 2016 – Permanent
Giving in America, a permanent exhibit that looks at the history of philanthropy’s role in shaping the United States, opened November 29 which is also #Giving Tuesday, a global... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_28D_SIAH_LEGO_Liberty17DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: LEGO Statue of Liberty (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29C2_SIAH_Get_It_Right58DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Let's Get It Right: Work Incentive Posters of the 1920s
Let's Get It Right: Work Incentive Posters of the 1920s
July 27, 2018 – November 2018
Let’s Get It Right: Work Incentive Posters of the 1920s explores how employers encouraged their workforce. The display features 16 posters from the early 20th century including a WWI poster and posters from Mather... (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29C3_SIAH_Moreno17DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Luisa Moreno
Luisa Moreno
July 20, 2018 – January 2019
A temporary display, Luisa Moreno, in the permanent American Enterprise exhibition examines the lasting legacy of Moreno, the Guatemala-born labor organizer, who brought together more than 100 groups in 1938 for El Congreso de Pueblos de Habla Española, the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29C4_SIAH_SpecialO27DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Special Olympics at 50
Special Olympics at 50
July 10, 2018 – June 2019
Special Olympics has been in operation for 50 years, using sports competition to expose and react against societal discrimination of adults and children with intellectual disabilities. This highlights case explores Special Olympics through five case... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09A1_SIAH_TTelevision38DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: T is for Television
T is for Television
November 27, 2017 – September 4, 2018
From the earliest days of television to today, performers and producers have created beloved characters that teach children about getting along with others and understanding the world around them. This exhibition features treasured objects from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20D2_SIAH_Batmobile26DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: The Batmobile (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23A1_SIAH_Batmobile19DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: The Batmobile (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_29C1_SIAH_Batmobile5DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: The Batmobile
They replaced the reflective floor under the Batmobile with a patterned floor. This had been planned for awhile. They said the mirror-like flooring before showed up dirt and fluff too easily so this was easier to maintain. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13A2_SIAH_Batmobile12DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: The Batmobile (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIAH_Batmobile39DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: The Batmobile
2018_06_20D1_SIAH_Waterloo_Boy18DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Waterloo Boy
Waterloo Boy
Ongoing
In the early 1900s farmers switched from horses to tractors. While much of the world continued to rely on human brawn or draft animals, Americans adopted the new technology of gasoline-powered tractors.
The development and use of gasoline-powered tractors in the early 1900s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_23A2_SIAH_Storage11DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Items from Storage for Solstice Saturday (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09A4_SIAH_CounterP12DC -- Natl Museum of American History, Behring Center -- Historical Performers (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_06D_NMAJMH71DC -- Natl Museum of American Jewish Military History (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_22A3_SINH_Bldg3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
The new cafe area. I had no idea it had been moved. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SINH_Bldg2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
Lines outside during spring break.
2018_05_22D_SINH_Outbreak158DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World
Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World
May 18, 2018 – 2021
Our world is more interconnected than ever before—by global travel and trade, by technology, and even by our viruses.
When people move into or change an environment, pathogens—microbes that cause illness—can “jump” from wildlife to humans... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26A3_AmerInd2DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A1_Amerind_Amer_Gal104DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- Gallery
Americans -- Room: Gallery
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names, advertising, and that holiday in November. Americans invites visitors to take a closer look, and to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A4_Amerind_Amer_Que66DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- Queen of America
Americans -- Room: Queen of America: Why did Pocahontas captivate people in her own time and every generation that followed?
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A3_Amerind_Amer_Win78DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- The Indians Win
Americans -- Room: The Indians Win: The Battle of Little Bighorn was one of the most shocking events in American history
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A2_Amerind_Amer_Act107DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- The Removal Act
Americans -- Room: The Removal Act: Trail of Tears: Not what you think. Not even close.
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names, advertising, and that holiday in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26A1_AmerInd_Design41DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Design Competition for National Native American Veterans Memorial
Five Designs Competing for the National Native American Veterans Memorial to built in Washington, D.C.
Five potential designs for a National Native American Veterans Memorial can be seen through May 30 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in New York and Washington, D.C. From the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05B2_AmerInd_Tears89DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Trail of Tears: A Story of Cherokee Removal
Trail of Tears: A Story of Cherokee Removal
April 12, 2018 – January 2019
This powerful exhibition takes a deeper look at Indian removal from the Cherokee perspective. How did it happen? Who made the decisions? What was the human cost? Trail of Tears: A Story of Cherokee Removal dispels misconceptions... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26A2_AmerInd_Int40DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Interior Areas Not Elsewhere Shown (such as Main Lobby)
Tourists posing in the prism light. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15D1_AmerInd_Int5DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Interior Areas Not Elsewhere Shown (such as Main Lobby) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_AmerInd_Int6DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Interior Areas Not Elsewhere Shown (such as Main Lobby)
2018_04_03D1_NMWA44DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D3_NMWA_Bound68DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts -- Exhibit: Bound to Amaze
Bound to Amaze: Inside a Book-Collecting Career on view July 20–November 25, 2018
This focus exhibition celebrates the vision of Krystyna Wasserman, curator emerita, who assembled NMWA’s collection of more than 1,000 artists’ books over a thirty-year period. Although Wasserman also procured exquisite... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_NMWA_Hung_Liu21DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts -- Exhibit: Hung Liu In Print
Hung Liu In Print on view January 19–July 8, 2018
Hung Liu In Print invites viewers to explore the relationship between the artist’s multi-layered paintings and the palpable, physical qualities of her works on paper. To make her prints, Liu (b. 1948) uses an array of printing and collage techniques,...
2018_04_03D2_NMWA_House65DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts -- Exhibit: Women House
Women House on view March 9–May 28, 2018
Featuring work by thirty-six global artists, Women House challenges conventional ideas about gender and the domestic space. The exhibition is inspired by the landmark project Womanhouse, developed in 1972 by Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro. With works that... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_03D3_NMWA_Living51DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts -- Library Exhibit: Making a Living: Women Artists Illustrating Books
Making a Living: Women Artists Illustrating Books
MAR 26 2018–JULY 27 2018
Many women artists in the first half of the twentieth century found work illustrating books. Working for large or niche publishing houses, creating cartoons or caricatures, or writing and illustrating their own books, these... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPM1DC -- Natl Postal Museum
2018_05_01B_SIPM_StampC122DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Event: First-Day-of-Issue Ceremony for Airmail Stamp
U.S. Postal Service First-Day-of-Issue Ceremony (Stamp Dedication)
The U.S. Postal Service will honor the beginning of airmail service by dedicating two U.S. Air Mail Forever stamps this year. The first, depicted in blue, commemorates the pioneering spirit of the brave pilots who first flew the mail in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPM_Her_Words20DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Case): In Her Words: Women's Duty and Service in World War I
In Her Words: Women's Duty and Service in World War I
February 2, 2018 – May 8, 2018
World War I was a watershed for global political, economic, and social change, and for women’s rights and labor in the United States. During the war, women officially served in and alongside the military in...
2018_09_25E_SIPM_Lennon12DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Case): John Lennon: The Green Album
John Lennon: The Green Album
September 7, 2018 – February 3, 2019

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John Lennon’s boyhood stamp album—including 565 stamps on more than 150 pages are on display. The... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26C3_SIPM_Stamps_World35DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Gross Gallery 1): World of Stamps (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26C2_SIPM_Mail_Marks35DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Gross Gallery 3): Mail Marks History (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26C1_SIPM_Hamilton85DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Gross Gallery 7): Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon
Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon
May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04D6_SIPM_Hamilton22DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Gross Gallery 7): Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon
I had to go back because I hadn't photographed the modified dueling pistol enough. (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_01C_SIPM_Postmen_Skies62DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (MIA Galleries 2A): Postmen of the Skies
Postmen of the Skies
May 1, 2018 – May 27, 2019
Level 1: Mail in America Galleries
May 15, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service. President Wilson was on hand in Washington, DC to watch the historic take off. At first the service only operated... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_03A4_SIPM_Badge138DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (MIA Galleries 5): Behind the Badge (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIPM_Mail_Call_WWI32DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (MIA Galleries 7): Mail Call: My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I
My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I
April 6, 2017 – November 29, 2018
Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I. The compelling selection of letters illuminates emotions and...
2018_10_18D2_NYASP17DC -- New York Avenue Sculpture Project -- Betsabeé Romero
The New York Avenue Sculpture Project is the only public art space featuring changing installations of contemporary works by women artists in Washington, D.C.
The Sculpture Project illustrates the museum’s long-term commitment to the artistic beautification of New York Avenue, fostering a vibrant new... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13C2_Newseum_Dunnigan16DC -- Newseum -- Exhibits -- (4) Remembering Alice Allison Dunnigan
Remembering Alice Allison Dunnigan: Pioneering White House Reporter
September 21, 2018 - December 16, 2018
On Sept. 21, a new sculpture of Alice Allison Dunnigan, the first African American woman to receive press credentials to cover the White House and Congress, will go on display at the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_22F1_NewseumV12DC -- Newseum -- Views from terrace (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04E4_NewseumV2DC -- Newseum -- Views from terrace (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05C3_NewseumV3DC -- Newseum -- Views from terrace (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_NewseumV9DC -- Newseum -- Views from terrace
2018_03_24B1_March_4RL_NewseumV138DC -- Newseum -- Views from terrace of March For Our Lives (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_23C_March_4RL_NewseumV6DC -- Newseum -- Views from terrace of March For Our Lives prep (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09A5_SINMAA1DC -- NMAAHC -- Exterior Images
Long lines to get in. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SINMAA_Vw6DC -- NMAAHC -- View from...
2018_05_17C2_Octagon25DC -- Octagon House and American Institute of Architects Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_17C1_Octagon_Young61DC -- Octagon House and American Institute of Architects Bldg -- Exhibit: 50 Years After Whitney Young Jr.
Few individuals have had as lasting an impact on AIA as civil rights leader Whitney M. Young Jr.
​From his monumental AIA speech in 1968 to the architecture award that bears his name, Young’s legacy continues to challenge architects to create a more responsible and equitable field.
Exhibit on... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_OCC14DC -- Old Convention Center (site) / CityCenterDC
2018_DC_Old_Post_Museum31DC -- Old Post Office -- Exhibit: Museum
It hadn't been finished the first time I visited.
2018_06_14A2_Old_Post5DC -- Old Post Office -- Outside (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13A1_Ollies24DC -- Ollie's Trolley (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D6_Ollies13DC -- Ollie's Trolley (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02C3_OAS32DC -- Organization of American States Building -- Exterior (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_1000F2DC -- Penn Qtr -- 1000 F St NW block (near Petersen House)
2018_03_24D4_Penn_Qtr1DC -- Penn Quarter area (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13B1_Penn_Qtr3DC -- Penn Quarter area (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Pershing10DC -- Pershing Park
2018_05_10D4_Petworth8DC -- Petworth Neighborhood (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12A2_Jaisohn_Mem7DC -- Philip Jaisohn Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18B1_2Crises30DC -- POLITICO @ Newseum -- Tale of Two Crises (1) Scott Gottlieb..
Diabetes and opioid abuse are two complex and significant health crises plaguing the U.S. More than a third of Americans have diabetes or pre-diabetes. And an estimated 115 people die each day as a result of opioid abuse. In order to effectively respond to these crises, the public and private sectors... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18B2_2Crises245DC -- POLITICO @ Newseum -- Tale of Two Crises (2) Opiod Abuse
Diabetes and opioid abuse are two complex and significant health crises plaguing the U.S. More than a third of Americans have diabetes or pre-diabetes. And an estimated 115 people die each day as a result of opioid abuse. In order to effectively respond to these crises, the public and private sectors... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18B3_2Crises335DC -- POLITICO @ Newseum -- Tale of Two Crises (3) Diabetes
Diabetes and opioid abuse are two complex and significant health crises plaguing the U.S. More than a third of Americans have diabetes or pre-diabetes. And an estimated 115 people die each day as a result of opioid abuse. In order to effectively respond to these crises, the public and private sectors... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_11A_PProse4DC -- Politics & Prose (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_PProse8DC -- Politics & Prose
The new addition is open.
2018_09_05A4_PProse_Wharf7DC -- Politics & Prose (DC Wharf Location)
Including the new mural done by Juana Medina. (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_PProse_Wharf8DC -- Politics & Prose (DC Wharf Location)
2018_04_14C1_Prescribed25DC -- Prescribed to Death Memorial
Facing an Everyday Killer
NSC Prescribed to Death Memorial Visits D.C. April 12-18
One in four Americans has been directly impacted by the opioid crisis, but 40% still do not consider it to be a threat to their family, according to National Safety Council poll results.
In an attempt to end this... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13A6_WHouse_Passby4DC -- Presidential Motorcade drive-by or Helicopter flyby (pick one) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30C1_LP_Nigeria26DC -- Protest: Biafran Protest Aganst Nigerian President @ Lafayette Park
Thousands of Igbo, an ethnic group in Southeastern Nigeria, have begun arriving Washington DC for a major protest against 75-year old Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari.
Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) would storm the White House on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington DC on April 30 when... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09B_M4O111DC -- Protest: March for the Ocean (M4O) @ Washington Monument
March for the Ocean is about the survival of our blue planet. But it’s also about the fact that it’s not too late to turn the tide - restore and protect what we love.
March for the Ocean - for water - for our future and say NO to offshore oil testing, leasing, drilling and spilling; YES to Corporate... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_24A2_Full_Count21DC -- Public Art: Full Count (by John Dreyfuss) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29D2_Toynbee6DC -- Public Art: Stickman Robots
A new version of the Stickman Robot outside of the National Museum of American History (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Toynbee2DC -- Public Art: Stickman Robots
2018_05_10D2_Murals13DC -- Public Murals (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26A1_Murals8DC -- Public Murals (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16C4_Murals1DC -- Public Murals (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Murals2DC -- Public Murals
2018_03_23B_March_4RL_Trucks115DC -- Rally: March For Our Lives @ downtown -- Advertising Trucks
Richard Kirkman who does the "Baby Blues" comic strip reached out for someone to photograph some billboard trucks they had worked on for the March. I'm always game! (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_24C_March_4RL_Folk26DC -- Rally: March For Our Lives @ downtown -- Folks and Friends
I ran into several people I knew at the march this time -- Flo Stone (founder of the Environmental Film Festival), Joan Eisenstodt and Joel Levy, Nikahang Kowsar (political cartoonist), and Jordan Klepper (Comedy Central's The Opposition with...). (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_23A_March_4RL_Prep15DC -- Rally: March For Our Lives @ downtown -- Preparation (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_24B3_March_4RL_Items9DC -- Rally: March For Our Lives @ Items
I didn't pick up many things at the March because I was busy taking pictures. What I did pick up:
* A pair of Evil Eye Gloves (including a note from the three knitters in New Haven),
* An Evil Eye patch (this one with the name of Aaron Feis, the football coach who tried to shield students during... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_24A_March_4RL204DC -- Rally: March For Our Lives @ Penn Ave (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_18C3_Rayburn_HOB1DC -- Rayburn House Office Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29C1_Rayburn_HOB21DC -- Rayburn House Office Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10E2_Reliable_Tavern12DC -- Reliable Tavern (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIRG_Bldg10DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Bldg
2018_03_27C_SIRG_Burning_Beyond104DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick
No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick
In addition to the in-gallery presentation of No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man, the Renwick is expanding beyond its walls for the first time through an outdoor extension of the exhibition entitled No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick, displaying sculptures from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIRG_Burning_Beyond35DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick
2018_03_29A2_SIRG_Burning_Art110DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_30A1_SIRG_Burning_Art134DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_03F_SIRG_Burning_Art92DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_10E3_SIRG_Burning_Art28DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_11E_SIRG_Burning_Art97DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_14C2_SIRG_Burning_Art6DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man
I wanted some Saturday crowd shots. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30C2_SIRG_Burning_Art29DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_03A_SIRG_Burning_Art4DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08B1_SIRG_Burning_Art50DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13A5_SIRG_Burning_Art14DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_30B2_SIRG_Burning_BeyOD125DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Opening Day: No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick Walking Tour
Discover the Golden Triangle neighborhood and the outdoor sculptures of No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick during this walking tour with Nora Atkinson, the Lloyd Herman Curator of Craft. Meet outside Renwick Gallery entrance, Pennsylvania Avenue. (Weather permitting.)
No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SIRG_Burning_AOD_18033040DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Opening Day: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man
Folks here included Stephanie Stebich, Betsy Broun, David Best (designed the Temple), Serge Beaulieu (of Hybycozo) (Deep Thought), Richard Wilks (Evotrope), and Christopher Schardt (Nova).
2018_03_29C_SIRG_Burning_BeyMP119DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Press Preview: No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick Walking Tour (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_29B_SIRG_Burning_ArtMP130DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Press Preview: No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man
Press preview for the exhibitions “No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man” and “No Spectators: Beyond the Renwick”
Speakers:
* Stephanie Stebich, The Margaret and Terry Stent Director of the Smithsonian American Art Museum
* Kim Cook, Director of Art & Civic Engagement, Burning Man Project
* Leona... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_26B1_Law_Thunder54DC -- Rolling Thunder @ Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_09B1_RRB2DC -- Ronald Reagan Building (Exterior Images) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05B1_Russell_SOB10DC -- Russell Senate Office Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29C2_Rayburn_SARDAA3DC -- SARDAA Schizophrenia Exhibit @ Rayburn House Office Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26C1_See_ChangeP171DC -- See Change: Climate in National Parks @ Long View Gallery -- (1 of 3) Panel 1: David O'Sullivan, Maros Sefcovic, Sally Jewell, Sherri Goodman
See Change: Climate in National Parks
A special conversation with
EU Energy Union Vice President Maros Sefcovic
and
Sally Jewell. U.S. Secretary of the Interior (2013-2017)
and photo gallery opening showcasing the impact of climate change through glaciers, coral reefs and forests.

Pictures... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26C2_See_ChangeP289DC -- See Change: Climate in National Parks @ Long View Gallery -- (2 of 3) Panel 2: Gary Machlis, Gilles Kleitz, Mark Wenzler, Sally Jewell
See Change: Climate in National Parks
A special conversation with
EU Energy Union Vice President Maros Sefcovic
and
Sally Jewell. U.S. Secretary of the Interior (2013-2017)
and photo gallery opening showcasing the impact of climate change through glaciers, coral reefs and forests.

Pictures... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_26C3_See_ChangeP360DC -- See Change: Climate in National Parks @ Long View Gallery -- (3 of 3) Exhibition Viewing
See Change: Climate in National Parks
A special conversation with
EU Energy Union Vice President Maros Sefcovic
and
Sally Jewell. U.S. Secretary of the Interior (2013-2017)
and photo gallery opening showcasing the impact of climate change through glaciers, coral reefs and forests.

Pictures... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12A3_Sheridan1DC -- Sheridan-Kalorama neighborhood (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17E1_Sidwell12DC -- Sidwell Friends School (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17E2_Sidwell_Gilliam27DC -- Sidwell Friends School -- Exhibit: Sam Gilliam Selected Works
Sam Gilliam Selected Works from the art collection of The Honorable Ann Brown '55 and Mr. Don Brown. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_28C1_Folklife_Armenia129DC -- Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2018) -- Armenia (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_28C2_Folklife_Armenia_P68DC -- Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2018) -- Armenia -- Performance: Panali
PANALÎ means "key" in Armenian. Made up of six members of Armenian Navy Band and led by GRAMMY Award-winning vocalist and percussionist Arto Tunçboyaciyan, PANALÎ performs avant garde Armenian folk. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_28C3_Folklife_Catalonia72DC -- Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2018) -- Catalonia (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SI_Castle_M1DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) -- Photo Mosaic
2018_05_25E_Cincinnati_Hamilton96DC -- Society of the Cincinnati (Anderson House) -- Exhibit: Alexander Hamilton's American Revolution
Alexander Hamilton's American Revolution
March 15 — September 16, 2018
Alexander Hamilton arrived in America in 1772 at the age of fifteen—a poor, self-taught, ambitious immigrant from the West Indies. He settled in New York City in the midst of the colonial crisis, when oppressive taxes and other... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15A1_Southeast6DC -- Southeast areas (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15A2_Sentry_Tower22DC -- Southeast areas -- Sentry Tower (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_05A1_Southwest15DC -- Southwest areas (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_24B_State_Dept_DRR259DC -- State Dept -- Diplomatic Reception Rooms
From https://diplomaticrooms.state.gov/

The Diplomatic Reception Rooms are among the most beautiful rooms in the world. For fifty years, the art of diplomacy has thrived in the Diplomatic Reception Rooms against a stunning backdrop of American art and architecture from the time of our country’s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_07C4_Strong_John3DC -- Strong John Thompson Elementary School (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_10A2_SQCC29DC -- Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_SQCC8DC -- Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC)
2018_04_11A_SQCC_Oxy86DC -- Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) -- Event: Oil and Gas in Oman
Oil and Gas in Oman
Her Excellency Ambassador Hunaina Sultan Al Mughairy and Mr. Sandy A. Lowe, Executive Vice President and Group Chairman Middle East, Occidental Petroleum invite you to join us for this special program on Occidental Petroleum's oil and gas operations in Oman.
Featured Speakers:
*... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_10B_SQCC_Goes37DC -- Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) -- Event: Shrinking Snow Caps and Rising Tides: Implications for Oman's Coastal Resources (w/Dr. Joaquim I. Goes)
Shrinking Snow Caps and Rising Tides: Implications for Oman's Coastal Resources
A public lecture by Dr. Joaquim Goes, Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University and 2017 SQCC Research Fellow
Of the many oceanic ecosystems experiencing climate-driven changes worldwide, the Arabian Sea... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D5_1317F10DC -- Sun Building (1317 F St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13D2_Supreme_CtX_AT4C56DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Exhibit: All Together for the Camera
All Together for the Camera: 150 Years of Group Photographs
Few visual cues say “Supreme Court” better than its group photograph, the first of which was taken in 1867. Although this 150-year old custom occurred infrequently in the beginning, it has since become one of the Court’s most popular and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25D3_Supreme_CtX_Temple3DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Exhibit: America’s Temple of Justice (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13D1_Supreme_CtX_Fassett46DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Exhibit: Forgotten Legacy: Judicial Portraits by Cornelia Adèle Fassett
Forgotten Legacy: Judicial Portraits by Cornelia Adèle Fassett
While many female artists of the nineteenth century depicted scenes from everyday life, Cornelia Adèle Fassett (1831-1898) gained recognition as a painter of presidents and politicians. During her distinguished career, Fassett also captured... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25D1_Supreme_CtX_LLaw100DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Exhibit: In Re Lady Lawyers
In Re Lady Lawyers: The Rise of Women Attorneys and the Supreme Court
In the early 1900s, an employee in the Office of the Clerk began to keep a list of women admitted to the Supreme Court Bar. Kept in an envelope titled In Re Lady Lawyers, the list records the women who carved a path for future female... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13D3_Supreme_CtI12DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Interior (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25D2_Supreme_CtI36DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Interior (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10A_TakomaF9DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire
A warehouse along the subway line had a fire the previous day. I saw the smoke coming out the previous day before the fire trucks arrived. They were still cleaning up. (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12F1_TakomaF4DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_15A_TakomaF5DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_21A_TakomaF3DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_22A1_TakomaF2DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_23A_TakomaF5DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_25A2_TakomaF3DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_17A_TakomaF17DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire
I never passed the site from the road before. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_26_TakomaF10DC -- Takoma -- Warehouse Fire (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_TechWorld15DC -- TechWorld
2018_05_10D5_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04E2_Signs2DC -- Temporary Signs
Facebook billboards. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_14A3_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs
Facebook billboards. (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25C_Signs7DC -- Temporary Signs
Reject Kavanagh signs near the Capitol. (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16C1_Signs3DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17A3_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18D8_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02D2_Cairo13DC -- The Cairo (1615 Q St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_19A1_Yards_ECC19DC -- The Yards -- Earth Conservation Corps Pump House (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_19A2_Yards23DC -- The Yards (and surrounding area) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15A3_Yards5DC -- The Yards (and surrounding area) (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10E3_Union_Drinkery32DC -- Union Drinkery (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_03A_Union_Station2DC -- Union Station (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Union_Station3DC -- Union Station
Four pigeons.
2018_05_22B_GardensUS59DC -- Union Station -- Gardens (Lithuania's Statehood Centennial Art Installation)
Gardens: Lithuania's Statehood Centennial Art Installation
Ray Bartkus is a conceptual artist who explores our visual comprehension of space, color, light, and forms. His large-scale installations, which range from ethereal to imposing, from unsettling to whimsical, open up new ways for hte viewer to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_23B_GardensUS99DC -- Union Station -- Gardens (Lithuania's Statehood Centennial Art Installation)
Gardens: Lithuania's Statehood Centennial Art Installation
Ray Bartkus is a conceptual artist who explores our visual comprehension of space, color, light, and forms. His large-scale installations, which range from ethereal to imposing, from unsettling to whimsical, open up new ways for hte viewer to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16C3_Union_Station_Area2DC -- Union Station / NY Ave area (NOMA) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_United_Methodist2DC -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE)
2018_06_04D2_USRes19612DC -- US Reservation 196 (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_USASF_MarsInc_18040711DC -- USA Science & Engineering Festival (2018) -- Booth 604 Mars Incorporated
The National Zoological Park's Brian Gratwicke talks salamanders and frogs.
2018_DC_USASF_Laser_18040720DC -- USA Science & Engineering Festival (2018) -- Laser Light Show
2018_04_07C1_USASF36DC -- USA Science & Engineering Festival (2018) -- Public (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_23C_Fernandez80DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez (MBN President)
CCLP Washington D.C. Forum with Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez
Join CCLP for a discussion with Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez, the president of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN). In this role, he oversees MBN’s multimedia operations in the U.S. and across the Middle East, including... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_10A_Core129DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Jim Core ("U.S. Preparations for World's Fairs")
Our guest at the next next PDC / PDAA / USC Annenberg lunch forum will be Jim Core, Director of the International Expositions Unit in the State Department Office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. His bio is at https://www.state.gov/r/expo/280204.htm
The topic will be the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_05B_Baise90DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Matthew Baise (Protests in Iran and US Public Diplomacy)
You are invited to attend the next monthly USC / PDC / PDAA.lunch forum on Monday, February 5th, at 12 noon, on Protests in Iran and U.S. Public Diplomacy.
Speaker:
* Matthew Baise, Director, Digital Strategy, Voice of America
The program will take place at the Lindner Commons in GW's Elliott... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08A_Duffin82DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Michael Duffin (“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism”)
“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism” with Michael Duffin of the State Department’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism, author of https://blogs.state.gov/stories/2017/05/17/en/role-cities-countering-violent-extremism
Program:
* Adam C. Powell III,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04C_NGA_Global94DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Tiffany Shackelford, NGA Global
You are invited a lunch forum on "Governors as the New Ambassadors: Public Diplomacy at the State Level" at the George Washington University Elliott School;.
The sudden expansion of governors and states in global culture, energy, environment and scientific exchange and outreach will be discussed by... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Botanic5DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden
2018_02_28D2_Botanic_Orchids43DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Exhibit: Orchid Spectrum
Orchid Spectrum
February 23 - April 8, 2018
From February 23 through April 8, immerse yourself in the U.S. Botanic Garden's annual orchid show, presented in collaboration with Smithsonian Gardens. Found on every continent except Antarctica, orchids showcase a wide spectrum of diversity in color,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Botanic_Murals14DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Exhibit: Wall Flowers: Botanical Murals
Wall Flowers: Botanical Murals
January 31 - October 15, 2018
Stop and take a look at the murals covering our city walls and you'll notice plants are often featured. Plants in murals communicate the aesthetic, ecological, and historic importance of plants in the urban environment. This exhibit features...
2018_DC_Graham_1802287DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Line for Billy Graham viewing
2018_03_14A1_Parkland_1Month144DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Rally/Protest: Gun control one month after Parkland Shooting
Speakers in the Congressional Solidarity Walk-Out included Chris Van Hollen, Al Green, Steny Hoyer, Bernie Sanders, Ted Deutch, Jamie Raskin, Eleanor Holmes Norton, John Lewis, and lots of students. There were also others who spoke before I got there. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_13C1_DACA_Indian11DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Rally: DACA fix for Indians only
Very pro-Trump group including GOP reps. One sign said RHC 58%: Clear GC Backlog in 5 Yrs. We will pay $25B for the Wall. It sounded a lot like screw the others who are here for health and safety reasons but please keep up here for economic ones. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05A1_RFK_Human317DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Robert F. Kennedy 2018 Human Rights Award
Robert F. Kennedy 2018 Human Rights Award
Mrs. Robert Francis Kennedy & The Board Of Directors Of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Invite You To Honor The Youth Activists Of Today
* Color of Change
* The International Indigenous Youth Council
* March for Our Lives
* United We Dream
Recipients Of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_18C1_Capitol22DC -- U.S. Capitol (exterior) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Capitol4DC -- U.S. Capitol (exterior)
Two group photographs including one with Congressman Jim Costa.
2018_09_02B3_Forest1DC -- U.S. Forest Service visitor center (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02C1_Holocaust3DC -- U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02C4_Holocaust_Witnesses20DC -- U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum -- Exhibit: American Witnesses
American Witnesses
In April 1945, young Americans serving in the US military encountered the Nazi concentration camps. Few, even those hardened in battle, expected such a shock. “I do not know words that are strong enough or expressive enough to describe the horror I saw in those few days,” one US Army... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_02C2_Holocaust_Americans341DC -- U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum -- Exhibit: Americans and the Holocaust
Americans and the Holocaust
Opened April 23, 2018
This exhibition is a portrait of American society that shows how the Depression, isolationism, xenophobia, racism, and antisemitism shaped responses to Nazism and the Holocaust. It reveals how much information was available to Americans at the time and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Naval_Center1DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center
2018_04_30B4_Naval_NCM35DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center -- Exhibit: National Chief's Mess (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30B2_Naval_91136DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center -- Exhibit: The Navy After 9-11 (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30B1_Naval_MCPON21DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center -- Exhibit: Year of the MCPON (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05B3_Naval_Memorial5DC -- U.S. Navy Memorial
A wreath was out for the anniversary of the Battle of Midway. (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04D5_Victims11DC -- Victims of Communism Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Viet_Wall13DC -- Vietnam Veterans Memorial
2018_06_07B_Warner_Theatre26DC -- Warner Theatre (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Wash_Mon12DC -- Washington Monument
2018_07_08A2_NCath_I1DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Interior Images (except stained glass) (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_08A3_NCath_O51DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Outside Images (Partially reviewed)
2018_07_08A1_NCath_Views63DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Views from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15B1_WNY10DC -- Washington Navy Yard (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_15B2_WNY_NavyMus1DC -- Washington Navy Yard -- U.S. Navy Museum (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_21C2_WP13K11DC -- Washington Post (1301 K St NW -- New Bldg) -- Exterior (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_05A3_Waterfront27DC -- Waterfront area (District Wharf) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Waterfront16DC -- Waterfront area (District Wharf)
2018_09_10B3_Wawa6DC -- Wawa (1111 19th St. NW) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_14D_WHouse_Garden92DC -- White House Garden Tour (2018)
This spring, the White House will open its gardens and grounds to visitors. The grounds will be open on Saturday, April 14, from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM, and Sunday, April 15, from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM. On these days, visitors can discover the beauty of the South Lawn of the White House. The Jacqueline... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Willard35DC -- Willard InterContinental Washington
2018_10_09B4_ClintonFB5DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30C3_Wilson_Center_Vw38DC -- Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars -- Views from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_09B3_Wilson_Plaza8DC -- Woodrow Wilson Plaza (between Clinton and Reagan buildings) (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_WB_VC26DC -- World Bank -- Visitor Center
The World Bank's bookstore closed in 2016 and they replaced it with a new Visitor Center. It opened November 15, 2017 but this was the first time I'd seen it.
2018_DC_WB_VC_Art16DC -- World Bank -- Visitor Center -- Art Gallery
The World Bank's bookstore closed in 2016 and they replaced it with a new Visitor Center. It opened November 15, 2017 but this was the first time I'd seen it.
2018_10_16C5_Trails_CW2CR4DC Heritage Trails: Civil War to Civil Rights: Downtown Heritage Trail (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_16C2_Trails_GreaterH38DC Heritage Trails: Hub, Home, Heart: Greater H Street NE Heritage Trail (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10D3_Trails_GeorgiaPP36DC Heritage Trails: Lift Every Voice: Georgia Ave./Pleasant Plains Heritage Trail (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_09B2_Trails_FTriangle10DC Heritage Trails: Make No Little Plans: Federal Triangle Heritage Trail (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02D3_DCJCC2DCJCC -- Building (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_13A2_DCJCC1DCJCC -- Building (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_EFF_VR_201815Env Film Festival -- Virtual Reality @ Carnegie Inst and @ Natl Geographic Society
2018_03_18B_Tatra84Env Film Festival @ Carnegie Inst -- "Tatra Mountains: Life on the Edge" (w/Erik Balaz; Peter Lim and Tereza Gemeranova)
Tatra Mountains: Life on the Edge
Co-Presented in partnership with EKOTOP Film Festival and with the support of the Trust for Mutual Understanding.
The Tatra mountain range looms high above the clouds like an island – the smallest high mountain group on earth. A unique environment with unique... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_18C_UntamedR91Env Film Festival @ Carnegie Inst -- "Untamed Romania" Reception (w/ Tom Barton Humphreys; Sarah Titcombe, and Paul Lister)
Untamed Romania
A feature-length film celebrates Romania’s astounding natural beauty and sheer diversity of wild animals. Vast mountains, ancient forests and expansive wetlands provide undisturbed habitats to many of the continent’s iconic creatures.
Q&A – Tom Barton Humphreys (Director); Sarah... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_17F_WastedR58Env Film Festival @ Carnegie Inst -- "Wasted!" Reception
"WASTED!"
Every year 80% of the world’s water, 40% of the world’s land, and 10% of the world’s energy is dedicated to growing the food we eat, yet in the same year 1.3 billion tons of food is thrown out. Narrated by Anthony Bourdain, WASTED! exposes the criminality of food waste, how it's directly... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_17E1_Wasted132Env Film Festival @ Carnegie Inst -- "Wasted!" (w/Anna Chai, Tim Ma, Asha Carter, Jeremy Brosowsky, and Tim Carman)
"WASTED!"
Every year 80% of the world’s water, 40% of the world’s land, and 10% of the world’s energy is dedicated to growing the food we eat, yet in the same year 1.3 billion tons of food is thrown out. Narrated by Anthony Bourdain, WASTED! exposes the criminality of food waste, how it's directly... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_18A_Yochi43Env Film Festival @ Carnegie Inst -- "Yochi" (part of Shorts Program 5) (w/Kristi Drexler; Ilana Lapid; H.E. Francisco Daniel Gutierez)
Yochi
Showing as part of Shorts Program 5.
Yochi, a 9-year-old selectively mute Mayan boy, guards a nest of endangered Yellow-Headed Parrots in Belize’s pine savannah. When his beloved older brother, Itza, returns from the city, Yochi learns that he’s in debt and has turned to poaching – setting the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_05E1_EFF_Benefit211Env Film Festival @ Embassy of France in the US -- Benefit Gala honoring Dr. Sylvia Earle
Environmental Film Festival In The Nation's Capital invites you to attend the Benefit Gala.
This annual event raises critical funds for the upcoming Festival in Washington, DC from March 15-25, 2018.
Honoring Dr. Sylvia Earle as DCEFF’s Environmental Champion for her extraordinary work in ocean... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_18E1_EFF_Filmmakers130Env Film Festival @ Jefferson Hotel -- Festival Filmmakers Reception
Some of the filmmakers who were present included: Ashley Bell ("Love & Bananas"), David Schumacher ("The New Fire"), Eric Balaz ("Tatra Mountains -- Life on the Edge"), Kate Brooks ("The Last Animals"), Ilana Lapid and Kristi Drexler ("Yochi"), Peter Byck ("Earth Optimism Shorts; Soil Carbon... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_18E2_EFF_Tesla36Env Film Festival @ Jefferson Hotel -- Tesla cars exhibited (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_15E1_Last_Animals115Env Film Festival @ Natl Geographic Society -- "The Last Animals" -- Program
The Last Animals
Presented by the Reva and David Logan Foundation.
The Last Animals follows the conservationists, scientists, and activists battling poachers and criminal networks to save elephants and rhinos from the edge of extinction.
Director: Kate Brooks
(US/UK, 2017, 92 min.) DC... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_15E5_Last_AnimalsR228Env Film Festival @ Natl Geographic Society -- "The Last Animals" -- Receptions and Preparation
The Last Animals
Presented by the Reva and David Logan Foundation.
The Last Animals follows the conservationists, scientists, and activists battling poachers and criminal networks to save elephants and rhinos from the edge of extinction.
Director: Kate Brooks
(US/UK, 2017, 92 min.) DC... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22C_Moe7Env Film Festival @ Tabard Inn -- Eric Moe Award Winner -- "Water Warriors" w/...
WATER WARRIORS
Winner: Eric Moe Award for Best Short on Sustainability
Water Warriors is the story of a community’s successful fight against the oil and natural gas industry in New Brunswick, Canada, A multicultural group of unlikely warriors set up a series of road blockades, sometimes on fire,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_07D2_CB_Fireworks67Fireworks -- Cherry Blossom Festival fireworks (2018) (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_10F_Hechelhammer59Goethe-Institut -- Bodo Hechelhammer ("Double Agent Heinz Felfe Discovers America")
Presentation “Double Agent Heinz Felfe Discovers America”
Dr. Bodo Hechelhammer, the Chief Historian of the German Federal Intelligence Service (BND), will give a presentation at the Goethe-Institut on his new book about the double agent, Heinz Felfe. In addition to his talk, he will show photos and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Goethe_Projecting18Goethe-Institut -- Exhiibit: Early UFA Film Posters: Projecting Women
Early UFA Film Posters: Projecting Women
03/01/2018 - 04/30/2018
Posters from famous as well as rarely seen or lost Berlin UFA films from the 1920s and 30s portray women as heroines or seductresses, debutantes or harlots. From Sumurun to Metropolis, women are vying for power in male-dominated...
2018_DC_Metro_FW6Metro Station -- Farragut West
2018_09_08A_Metro_GP6Metro Station -- Gallery Place
A new canopy is going up over the escalator. (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10D1_Metro_GAP7Metro Station -- Georgia Avenue-Petworth (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_29B_NHC_Trade62National History Center -- Congressional Briefing on the History of U.S. Trade Policy @ Cannon House Office Building
The National History Center invites you to attend our
Congressional Briefing on the History of U.S. Trade Policy
The president's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports and threats to impose other protectionist measures have sparked renewed controversy over US trade policy. But debates over free trade... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08D1_Souza251Natl Archives -- An Evening with Former White House Photographer Pete Souza
An Evening with Former White House Photographer Pete Souza
He captured President Reagan and President Obama, now it's your turn to see the man behind the famous photographs. Join us for an exclusive program with Pete Souza, President Barack Obama's Chief Official White House Photographer! Souza will... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_NAOscA_1803036Natl Archives -- Animated Short Film Nominees
The National Archives hosts the 14th annual free screenings of the Academy Award® nominees in four categories: Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Live Action Short Film, and Animated Short Film. The screenings are presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in partnership...
2018_01_10_Folktales86Natl Archives -- Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Maria Tatar ("The Annotated African American Folktales") w/A'Lelia Bundles
African American Folktales
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Maria Tatar will discuss their book, The Annotated African American Folktales. The illustrated book celebrates nearly 170 stories across several continents and is a kaleidoscopic study of the African American folklore tradition. It presents fairy... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Abrams_18030727Natl Archives -- Jeanne E. Abrams ("First Ladies of the Republic")
First Ladies of the Republic
Jeanne E. Abrams takes a look at the First Ladies of the Republic: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Dolley Madison, and the Creation of an Iconic American Role. The position of First Lady was not officially authorized or defined, but they worked to project a public persona...
2018_06_13B1_Reeves53Natl Archives -- John Reeves ("The Lost Indictment of Robert E. Lee")
The Lost Indictment of Robert E. Lee: The Forgotten Case against an American Icon
In his latest book, The Lost Indictment of Robert E. Lee, historian John Reeves tells the story of the forgotten legal and moral case that was made against the Confederate general after the Civil War. The actual... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17B_Ellis63Natl Archives -- Joseph Ellis ("American Dialogue")
American Dialogue: The Founding Fathers and Us
The story of history is often a conversation between past and present, and in American Dialogue, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Joseph J. Ellis focuses on the often-asked question, “What would the Founding Fathers think?” Ellis gives us a deeply... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Boot_18011760Natl Archives -- Max Boot ("The Road Not Taken")
The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam
In this biography of legendary CIA operative Edward Lansdale, military historian Max Boot demonstrates how America’s giant military bureaucracy in Vietnam crushed Lansdale’s policy of diplomacy to win the trust of the Vietnamese...
2018_04_19C1_Women_FS108Natl Archives -- Panel -- 11th Annual Forum on Women in Leadership ("Women in Foreign Service") w/Cokie Roberts, Susan Rockwell Johnson. Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Fay Hartog-Levin, and Melanne Verveer
11th Annual McGowan Forum on Women in Leadership: Women in Foreign Service
Women leaders in Foreign Service, including ambassadors, diplomats, and academics, will discuss their experiences, explore critical viewpoints, and offer advice to young women entering the field of American Foreign Service.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_17F1_Glen_Echo139Natl Archives -- Panel -- Before the Freedom Riders: The Fight to Integrate Glen Echo Amusement Park
Before the Freedom Riders: The Fight to Integrate Glen Echo Amusement Park
See exclusive, advance clips from Emmy award–winning filmmaker Ilana Trachtman’s documentary in progress, Ain’t No Back to a Merry-Go-Round (2019). The film will tell a little-known and groundbreaking story of the integration of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_05A_Brown75Natl Archives -- Panel -- "Harold Brown: Offsetting the Soviet Military Challenge, 1977-1981" w/Harold Brown, Charles Duncan, and Robert Work
Harold Brown: Offsetting the Soviet Military Challenge, 1977–1981
Edward Keefer, author of Harold Brown: Offsetting the Soviet Military Challenge, 1977–1981, will moderate a discussion on how the former Secretary of Defense Brown worked to counter the Soviet Union’s growing military strength during the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_20C2_2Centuries52Natl Museum of Amer History -- Panel: Two Centuries of American Innovation and 10 Million Patents
Two Centuries of American Innovation and 10 Million Patents
Co-sponsor USPTO, CPIP
Signed by President George Washington, the first US Patent was issued in 1790. This June, the USPTO will issue patent number 10,000,000. These ten million utility patents represent two centuries of breakthroughs that... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_24D3_Moon6Nature -- Moon shots -- By Newseum levels (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_05D_Facebook77New America -- Facebook After Cambridge Analytica: What Should We Do Now?
Facebook After Cambridge Analytica: What Should We Do Now?
The recent scandal over how political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica was able to access personal information about tens of millions of Facebook users has turbo-charged the public conversation about online privacy generally and Facebook’s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_23D1_Klepper139Newseum -- A Conversation with Jordan Klepper
Comedy Central and the Newseum invite you to "A Conversation with Jordan Klepper"
Join us as Jordan Klepper, host of Comedy Central's "The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper" discusses his daily late-night series.
The program, which debuted in September 2017, satirizes the hyperbolic, conspiracy-laden noise... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04F1_Hefner_Awards249Newseum -- Hugh M. Hefner First Amendment Awards (2018)
Christie Hefner cordially invites you to attend the Hugh M. Hefner First Amendment Awards on June 4, 2018 at the Newseum.
This year's panel of judges consisted of Michael Bamberger, Senior Counsel at Denton's and General Counsel at Media Coalition, Shelby Coffey III, Vice Chair of Newseum and Senior... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_09D1_Tapper89Newseum -- Inside Media w/Jake Tapper ("The Hellfire Club")
Inside Media: CNN’s Jake Tapper
CNN anchor and chief Washington correspondent Jake Tapper talks about his new novel, “The Hellfire Club,” a political thriller set in the 1950’s McCarthy Era in which figures such as Sen. John F. Kennedy, Vice President Richard Nixon and President Eisenhower appear as... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_28D_Swanson81Newseum -- Inside Media w/James Swanson ("Chasing King’s Killer")
Inside Media: The Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Author James Swanson talks about his new book, “Chasing King’s Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Assassin,” which chronicles the assassination of the nation’s most celebrated civil rights leader.
"Chasing King’s Killer" tells the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_03D1_Lipman84Newseum -- Inside Media w/Joanne Lipman ("That's What She Said")
Inside Media: "That's What She Said": Closing the Gender Gap in the Workforce
Joanne Lipman, former editor in chief of USA TODAY, talks about her new book, “That’s What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together.”
With reports of sexual harassment and assault... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_13D_Williams103Newseum -- Inside Media w/Juan Williams ("President Trump's Record on Civil Rights")
Inside Media: President Trump’s Record on Civil Rights
Fox News Channel’s Juan Williams talks about his new book, “What the Hell Do You Have to Lose? Trump’s War on Civil Rights,” which delivers a critique of the president’s record on civil rights.
Williams, a civil rights historian and political... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_01D1_Rosenstein95Newseum -- Law Day Conversation With Rod Rosenstein (w/Ron Collins)
A Law Day Conversation With Rod Rosenstein, Deputy Attorney General of the United States
To commemorate Law Day, the Newseum Institute presents a special program featuring Rod Rosenstein, deputy attorney general of the United States, in a wide-ranging discussion on the rule of law, the First Amendment... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_06A1_Opioid_Diaries80Newseum -- Opioid Diaries - Photographs by James Nachtwey
The Opioid Diaries - Photographs by James Nachtwey
TIME photographer James Nachtwey has spent decades documenting war, famine and terrorism around the world. In a special new TIME project, Nachtwey turns his lens on the crippling epidemic at home.
The Newseum and TIME present a program featuring... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_25B1_Marines_Tet151Newseum -- Panel -- The Marines and Tet: The Battle That Changed the Vietnam War
The Marines and Tet: The Battle That Changed the Vietnam War
To mark the opening of the Newseum’s newest exhibit, “The Marines and Tet: The Battle That Changed the Vietnam War,” the Newseum looks back at the 1968 Battle of Huê´, the bloodiest single battle of the Tet Offensive and a turning point that... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_17C1_Kurtz66Newseum -- President and the Press: Howard Kurtz ("Media Buzz")
The President and the Press: Fox News Channel’s Howard Kurtz
Howard Kurtz, host of Fox News Channel’s “Media Buzz,” talks about his new book, “Media Madness: Donald Trump, the Press, and the War Over the Truth.”
The book chronicles what happened behind the scenes of some of the biggest controversies... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_05D1_Rise_Up113Newseum -- Rise Up: Politics and the Gay Rights Movement (w/Tammy Baldwin, Barney Frank, and Joshua Johnson)
Rise Up: Politics and the Gay Rights Movement
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.) and former Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) appear together for a conversation on legislative and societal challenges and victories that helped shape the long struggle for LGBTQ rights.
Baldwin was elected to the Senate in 2012 and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_22E1_RFK_Awards314Newseum -- Robert F. Kennedy Book & Journalism Awards (2018)
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights celebrated World Press Freedom Day by announcing the winners of its 2018 Robert F. Kennedy Book & Journalism Awards. The winning book selection and first place winners in 13 categories as well as the Journalism Grand Prize winner and the John Seigenthaler Prize for Courage... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_01A1_Stars_Stripes222Newseum -- Screening of "The World's Most Dangerous Paper Route" (w/David Patraeus, Steve Kroft, Lindsay Graham, Tom Philpott)
Celebrating an Icon of American Journalism: Stars and Stripes
The Newseum and Stars and Stripes present the world premiere screening of the new documentary film, “The World’s Most Dangerous Paper Route.”
The film heralds the history, heritage, and achievements of Stars and Stripes, the “hometown news”... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_04B_JMem113Newseum -- Special -- Journalists Memorial Ceremony (2018) w/Holly Williams
Each year, the Newseum rededicates its Journalists Memorial in recognition of the dangers in the profession of journalism and those who have died in pursuit of news and information. This year’s ceremony recognizes 18 journalists who represent those who died in 2017.
Keynote speaker: CBS News... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_05F_POYI_Ceremony209Newseum -- Special -- Pictures of the Year 75th Reception and Ceremony
The Newseum invites you to the Pictures of the Year Opening Reception.
Join us for a special preview and reception of "Pictures of the Year: 75 Years of the World's Best Photography."
The groundbreaking photography show features seven decades of award-winning images from the archives of Pictures of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_25E1_Equality134Newseum Institute’s Power Shift Project & Press Forward -- Equality in Newsrooms: Panel 1: Equality in Newsrooms
Press Forward and the Newseum Institute’s Power Shift Project invite you to a Conversation:
Equality in Newsrooms: Ending Sexual Harassment & Redefining Respect

Welcoming Remarks:
* Jan Neuharth, chair and CEO, The Newseum Forum
* Dianna Pierce Burgess, co-founder Press Forward, former ABC... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_25E3_Equality392Newseum Institute’s Power Shift Project & Press Forward -- Equality in Newsrooms: Panel 2: Newsroom Leadership
Press Forward and the Newseum Institute’s Power Shift Project invite you to a Conversation:
Equality in Newsrooms: Ending Sexual Harassment & Redefining Respect

Transition Remarks:
* Dianna Pierce Burgess, co-founder Press Forward, former ABC News producer

Panel II: Newsroom Leadership:... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17F1_Press_Freedom121Newseum & CPJ -- Panel -- Journalism in the Trump Era: Assessing Press Freedom in the United States
Journalism in the Trump Era: Assessing Press Freedom in the United States 
As the nation marks the first year of the Donald Trump administration, a panel of journalists will examine the state of press freedom in the United States.
Introduction:
* Jan Neuharth, chief executive officer, Freedom... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30A1_Branches37147Nixon Legacy Forum & Natl Archives -- Building the Branches: How Nixon Worked with a Democratic Congress
Nixon Legacy Forum: Building the Branches: How Nixon Worked with a Democratic Congress
President Nixon achieved enviable legislative successes with a Congress dominated by Democrats. Today, a distinguished panel of Nixon Administration alumni including Tom Korologos, Wallace Johnson, and John Lehman,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_07D1_Reel_Story71NYU -- The Reel Story: Reporting in Washington
The Reel Story: Reporting in Washington
WH Press Corps
Reporting in Washington is so glamorous that Hollywood wants in. Good and bad journalism make great and awful movies. It's more than The Post and All The President's Men. There's Shock and Awe, Broadcast News, Shattered Glass, The Pelican Brief,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_03C1_Unfinished60NYU & Brennan Center for Justice -- Revolution Unfinished: Remembering MLK's Vision for a Nation Transformed (w/Michael Steele and Donna Edwards)
Revolution Unfinished: Remembering MLK's Vision for a Nation Transformed
Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is largely remembered for his campaigns against segregation, his calls for racial brotherhood, and his unwavering commitment to nonviolence. He is less often remembered, however, for his... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_23D1_Marching123NYU & March on Washington Film Festival -- Marching to Progress: Women in 2018
Marching to Progress: Women in 2018 is presented by The March on Washington Film Festival, Raben_Impact, and the NYU Brademas Center. This event will commemorate the Women’s March and assess how we are moving women from marching to voting and further activism. Clips from Robin Hamilton's Fannie Lou... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_21B1_McCormack151NYU, Embassy of Ireland, and Solas Nua -- Salon Series: A Conversation with Author Mike McCormack
Salon Series: A Conversation with Author Mike McCormack
NYU Washington, DC, the Embassy of Ireland, Solas Nua, and the EU Delegation European Month of Culture present acclaimed author Mike McCormack.
Mike McCormack is an award-winning novelist and short story writer from County Mayo in Ireland. His... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_25B_Bloom39Politics & Prose -- Amy Bloom ("White Houses")
Amy Bloom - White Houses
Bloom’s fourth novel is told from the point of view of Lorena Hickok and recounts her long relationship with Eleanor Roosevelt. Starting with Hickok’s unhappy childhood in Wisconsin, the narrative follows her escape from an abusive home, her struggle to finish school, and the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_04_Ryan51Politics & Prose -- April Ryan ("Under Fire")
April Ryan - Under Fire: Reporting from the Front Lines of the Trump White House
Ryan has been a White House correspondent for the American Urban Radio Networks since the Clinton administration, but with Trump’s arrival she has become part of the story she’s covering. Her new book is both a reporter’s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_25A_Press10Politics & Prose -- Bill Press ("From the Left")
Bill Press - From the Left: A Life in the Crossfire
Press grew up in a segregated working-class Delaware town. Part of a Catholic family, he was raised to believe that divorce, abortion, and homosexuality were sins, and he entered a seminary to prepare for a lifetime of defending his faith. Yet instead... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Mann_18020121Politics & Prose -- Charles C. Mann ("The Wizard and the Prophet") w/Scott Stossel
Charles C. Mann - The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World — in conversation with Scott Stossel
Mann’s award-winning histories, 1491 and 1493, looked back to Columbus and his world-changing expeditions. His new book profiles two...
2018_05_24_LeDuff98Politics & Prose -- Charlie LeDuff ("Sh*tshow!")
Charlie LeDuff - Sh*tshow!: The Country's Collapsing . . . and the Ratings Are Great
LeDuff, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the author of Detroit, didn’t predict the Trump presidency, but already in 2013 he sensed the country was at a breaking point. To document this, he set out on a... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_15B_Kurtz_Phelan105Politics & Prose -- Daniel Kurtz-Phelan ("The China Mission") w/Evan Thomas
Daniel Kurtz-Phelan - The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947 — in conversation with Evan Thomas
In 1945 Truman dispatched General George Marshall to China as his special presidential envoy. Marshall was charged with negotiating peace between the Chinese Nationalists and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_09B_Pelecanos90Politics & Prose -- George Pelecanos ("The Man Who Came Uptown")
George Pelecanos - The Man Who Came Uptown
In some twenty mystery-thrillers, Pelecanos has created unforgettable and utterly human characters, placed them in situations offering no obvious right choices, and has illuminated the life of D.C. neighborhoods better than any sociology text could. In his... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_15C_New_Power74Politics & Prose -- Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms ("New Power")
Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms - New Power: How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World--And How to Make It Work for You
If you compare traditional institutions like the military, hospitals, and schools to digital-age organizations like Black Lives Mater, Airbnb, and Reddit, you get a snapshot of two... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_20_Lipman44Politics & Prose -- Joanne Lipman ("That's What She Said") w/Susan Page
Joanne Lipman - That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) about Working Together — in conversation with Susan Page
Lipman’s groundbreaking handbook for achieving gender parity in the workplace grew out of her 2014 Wall Street Journal article, “Women at Work: A Guide for... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_13B_Califano87Politics & Prose -- Joseph A. Califano, Jr.("Our Damaged Democracy")
Joseph A. Califano, Jr. - Our Damaged Democracy: We the People Must Act
This authoritative and passionate primer on the three branches of government reveals the changes--political, cultural, constitutional, technological, institutional--that render our government completely dysfunctional, and the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_11_Rad_Girls134Politics & Prose -- Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl ("Rad Girls Can") w/Mary Beth Tinker
Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl - Rad Girls Can: Stories of Bold, Brave, and Brilliant Young Women — In conversation with Mary Beth Tinker
What do the young women in this book have in common? Quite simply, they're amazing. The real-life heroines profiled are making it happen in a range of fields:... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_19_Davis72Politics & Prose -- Lanny J. Davis ("The Unmaking of the President 2016")
Lanny J. Davis - The Unmaking of the President 2016: How FBI Director James Comey Cost Hillary Clinton the Presidency
Davis’s analysis of the 2016 election argues that the contest was effectively over, decided in Trump’s favor, on October 28. That day James Comey informed Congress that the FBI would be... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_06_Speak78Politics & Prose -- Laurie Halse Anderson and Emily Carroll ("Speak: The Graphic Novel")
Laurie Halse Anderson and Emily Carroll - Speak: The Graphic Novel — in the Children & Teens Dept. **FOR TEENS AND ADULTS
The novel, Speak, a National Book Award finalist, is now available in graphic form, illustrated by Emily Carroll. It is the story of a girl, Melinda, who becomes an outcast at... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_15A_Callanan16Politics & Prose -- Liam Callanan ("Paris by the Book")
Liam Callanan
Paris by the Book
Callanan’s third novel is a playful literary mystery that starts with the search for a missing man and ends in a family finding a new life as proprietors of a Paris bookstore. When Leah’s husband disappears, the only clues—if they are clues—are the manuscript of his... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_11B_Square81Politics & Prose -- Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen ("Square")
Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen - Square
Following on the success of 2017’s Triangle, Barnett and Klassen are back with another geometric story. Here, blockish Square has set to work creating a portrait of Circle from stone. Square’s work crumbles. However, when Circle sees her reflection in a puddle, she... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_20_Bittman102Politics & Prose -- Mark Bittman ("How to Grill Everything") w/Anna Spiegel
Mark Bittman - How to Grill Everything: Simple Recipes for Great Flame-Cooked Food — in conversation with Anna Spiegel
Written with Bittman’s signature clarity and verve, the latest in his How to Cook Everything series is a wide-ranging sampling of the possibilities of the grill. Featuring more than... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_08B_Philbrick59Politics & Prose -- Nathaniel Philbrick ("Second Wind")
Nathaniel Philbrick - Second Wind: A Sunfish Sailor, an Island, and the Voyage That Brought a Family Together
Originally published in 1999, Philbrick’s warm and engaging memoir is a personal odyssey of sorts, charting the author’s adjustment to midlife changes. The narrative unfolds during the spring... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_25B1_Scovell146Politics & Prose -- Nell Scovell ("Just the Funny Parts")
Nell Scovell - Just the Funny Parts...and a Few Hard Truths about Sneaking Into the Hollywood Boys' Club — in conversation with Alexandra Petri
With more than thirty years of experience as a writer, producer, and director, Scovell knows how the entertainment industry works. She came to Hollywood as a... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_09A_Eisen11Politics & Prose -- Norman Eisen ("The Last Palace")
Norman Eisen - The Last Palace: Europe's Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
Eisen’s rich profile of Prague’s Petschek Villa, now the residence of the U.S. ambassador to the Czech Republic, combines political history and memoir for an illuminating look at Europe in the last century.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_23A1_Womens_March126Politics & Prose -- Panel -- Women's March Organizers ("Together We Rise: The Women's March")
Women's March Organizers, featuring Janaye Ingram, Mia Ives-Rublee, Caitlin Ryan, Melanie Campbell, and more - Together We Rise: The Women's March--Behind the Scenes at the Protest Heard Around the World
With more than three million participants, the Women’s March on January 21, 2017 marked the largest... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_15_Race_In_America113Politics & Prose -- Panel -- "Race in America Today" (5th) w/April Ryan, Mary Frances Berry, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Wesley Lowery, and Jason Riley
Race in America Today
A Panel Discussion with Mary Frances Berry, Bishop T. D. Jakes, Wesley Lowery, and Jason Riley
Moderated by April Ryan
Join April Ryan for the fifth in an ongoing series of discussions focusing on race in America. As in previous presentations, Ryan will moderate a panel of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_23_Nader95Politics & Prose -- Ralph Nader ("To the Ramparts")
Ralph Nader - To the Ramparts: How Bush and Obama Paved the Way for the Trump Presidency, and Why It Isn't Too Late to Reverse Course
Since the release of Unsafe at Any Speed in 1965, Nader has led the charge against destructive and exploitative corporate power. The co-founder of public interest groups... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_15D_Penn11Politics & Prose -- Sean Penn ("Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff") w/Laura Lippman
Sean Penn - Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff — in conversation with Laura Lippman
Ironically named and brilliantly drawn, Bob Honey, the protagonist of Penn's first novel, Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff, is bitter about his divorce, fed up with Tweets, and tired of being mined for Big Data. He has a day job... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_24A1_Eizenstat142Politics & Prose -- Stuart Eizenstat ("President Carter: The White House Years")
Stuart E. Eizenstat: President Carter: The White House Years
The definitive history of the Carter Administration from the man who participated in its surprising number of accomplishments--drawing on his extensive and never-before-seen notes.
Stuart Eizenstat was at Jimmy Carter's side from his... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_23C1_Clapper169Politics & Prose @ GW Jack Morton Auditorium -- James Clapper ("Facts and Fears")
James Clapper - Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence — in conversation with Dana Bash — at the GW Jack Morton Auditorium
When he stepped down in January 2017 as United States director of national intelligence, James Clapper had been President Obama’s senior intelligence adviser for... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_27E1_Roulette201Politics & Prose @ GW Jack Morton Auditorium -- Michael Isikoff and David Corn ("Russian Roulette")
At GW Jack Morton Auditorium
Star journalists Michael Isikoff and David Corn have made headlines with their reports on the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia—and made it into Rep. Nunes’ memo on surveillance to the House Intelligence Committee. In Russian Roulette, they present the incredible account of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_27A1_Woodward117Politics & Prose @ Lisner -- Bob Woodward ("Fear") w/Michael Schmidt
Bob Woodward - Fear — In conversation with Michael Schmidt at GW Lisner Auditorium
Bob Woodward, one of the most notable journalists and non-fiction authors in the country, is best known for his original news reporting on the Watergate scandal in the 1970s with fellow reporter Carl Bernstein. Since... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30E_Comey55Politics & Prose @ Lisner -- James Comey ("A Higher Loyalty") w/Mike Allen
James Comey - A Higher Loyalty — in conversation with Mike Allen — at GW Lisner
In A Higher Loyalty, former FBI director James Comey shares never-before-told experiences from the highest-stakes situations of his career. From prosecuting the Mob to changing U.S. policy on torture, overseeing the Clinton... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_14C1_Andres75Politics & Prose @ Lisner -- José Andrés ("We Fed An Island") w/Tim Carman
José Andrés - We Fed an Island — in conversation with Tim Carman — at GW Lisner Auditorium
Four days after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, José Andrés arrived on the island and started to cook. Andrés, whose 29 restaurants have earned him Michelin Stars and two James Beard “Outstanding Chef” awards,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_17D_Kingsolver84Politics & Prose @ Sidwell Friends -- Barbara Kingsolver ("Unsheltered") w/Diane Rehm
Barbara Kingsolver - Unsheltered — in conversation with Diane Rehm at Sidwell Friends Meeting House
Since she published The Poisonwood Bible, Barbara Kingsolver has been not only a bestselling novelist but a strong moral voice for our country. Her novels have won the National Humanities Medal, the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_24D_Telnaes80Politics & Prose @ The Wharf -- Ann Telnaes ("Trump's ABC")
Ann Telnaes - Trump's ABC — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
In an inspired matching of form to content, Telnaes presents her series of cartoons on Trump in the shape of a children’s board book. But this collection of satirical wit is for adults, and Telnaes draws, rhymes, and critiques Trump with... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_05B_Kennedy20Politics & Prose @ The Wharf -- Martha H. Kennedy ("Drawn to Purpose")
Martha H. Kennedy - Drawn to Purpose: American Women Illustrators and Cartoonists — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Kennedy’s ground-breaking survey presents in detail the lives and work of eighty women illustrators from the late nineteenth century to today. Starting with Golden Age artists Mary... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_07C1_Clinton218Politics & Prose @ Warner Theater -- Bill Clinton and James Patterson ("The President is Missing") w/Paul Begala
Politics and Prose Presents Bill Clinton and James Patterson
Please join President Bill Clinton and the world’s bestselling author James Patterson as they discuss their forthcoming novel, The President is Missing, offering candid insights into their unique collaboration and research, as well as the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_03B1_Best168Renwick Gallery -- Artist Talk with David Best and The Temple Crew
Join artist David Best and his 'Temple Crew' as they discuss the ephemerality of the Burning Man temples and other site-specific work. Enjoy listening to the artist and his collaborators underneath the temple built specifically for the exhibition. (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_11D_SIRG_Handihour118Renwick Gallery -- Handi-Hour (2018 Apr, Art of Burning Man)
Inspired by the 10 principles of Burning Man, including Radical Self-expression, Participation, and Leaving No Trace, transform old T-shirts into something fabulous at DC’s original crafting happy hour. Make a bag, necklace: -> https://youtu.be/TTGWkexJ0-o, brooch, headband, or something of your own... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_13C_SIRG_Handihour72Renwick Gallery -- Handi-Hour (2018 Sep, Art of Burning Man) (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_26B1_SIRG_Murder212Renwick Gallery -- Renwick: Murder at Midnight
Renwick: Murder at Midnight
Join us for late-night fun at the Renwick Gallery! The museum will stay open until midnight giving you the chance to explore Murder is her Hobby and The Final Stop before they close on Sunday, January 28. Enjoy a scavenger hunt through the Nutshells, a DJ in the Grand Salon,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_22A3_TechnologyFD_Etc40Reynolds Center -- Family Day -- All Else
Technology Family Day
Discover how technology and art intersect and influence our lives. Explore the Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen exhibition and then join us in the courtyard to learn binary code to create jewelry, see how game developers use pixels to create pictures, and hear music that turns... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12C_APacFD26Reynolds Center -- Family Day -- Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Family Day
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Family Day
Bring the whole family for a day filled with art, performances from different regions, and a variety of crafting activities. Make a parol lantern from the Philippines, or a rubbing inspired by Korean artist Do Ho Suh: (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_22A1_TechnologyFD_BTT87Reynolds Center -- Family Day -- Bash The Trash
Technology Family Day
Discover how technology and art intersect and influence our lives. Explore the Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen exhibition and then join us in the courtyard to learn binary code to create jewelry, see how game developers use pixels to create pictures, and hear music that turns... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_07A_SAAM_JAM45Reynolds Center -- Family Day -- Jazz Family Day
Come and jam at SAAM during Jazz Appreciation Month! SAAM celebrates jazz’s influence on artists with activities and performances. Improvise with your own jazz-themed crafts, complete a swinging scavenger hunt, and bop to jazz performances throughout the day.
Listen to a range of jazz songs from Billie... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_22A2_TechnologyFD_PTR38Reynolds Center -- Family Day -- Pepper the Robot
Technology Family Day
Discover how technology and art intersect and influence our lives. Explore the Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen exhibition and then join us in the courtyard to learn binary code to create jewelry, see how game developers use pixels to create pictures, and hear music that turns... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_17B_PresFD73Reynolds Center -- Family Day -- Presidential Family Fun Day
Celebrate President's Day and fifty years of our hallmark exhibition America's Presidents with live music, art activities, tours with historians, and a special appearance by Washington Nationals' Running Presidents. Also featured was music from the past five decades: "Original" Moonligjhters band.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_11_SAAM_Staff106Reynolds Center -- Staff -- American Art Staff Recognition Party (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_12E_Utterback25Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Artist Talk: Camillle Utterback
Artist Talk: Camille Utterback
Join MacArthur “Genius” Fellow and Stanford University professor Camille Utterback discuss her interactive digital work featured in “Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now.” Utterback uses coding and computer software to create an interactive digital work that reacts to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_22G1_UnSeen_Opening163Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Artist Talk: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar
Artist Talk: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar
Join photographer and interdisciplinary artist Ken Gonzales-Day, and painter and sculptor Titus Kaphar, as the artists discuss their practice, inspiration, and the theme of the presence of absence. Both artists address issues of race, equality, and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_NSO_Orch_18010666Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Event: NSO Day of Music and Art at the National Portrait Gallery
NSO Day of Music and Art at the National Portrait Gallery:
Enjoy a day of performances and educational activities that explore the connections between music and portraiture. The program is organized in partnership with the National Symphony Orchestra.
2018_06_20F1_Paglen154Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Artist Talk: Trevor Paglen (The Planet is a Sensor)
Celebrating the opening of the new exhibition, Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen, artist Trevor Paglen presents a series of projects exploring planet-scale sensing systems. From fiber optic cables under the earth’s oceans and reconnaissance satellites in earth’s orbit, to the autonomous vision systems and... (Partially reviewed)
2018_03_29E_Roberts98Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Eldredge Prize: Jennifer L. Roberts ("The Moiré Effect: Print and Interference")
Jennifer L. Roberts, the Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University, was awarded the 2017 Charles C. Eldredge Prize for her book, Transporting Visions: The Movement of Images in Early America. Join her for a talk entitled “The Moiré Effect: Print and Interference.” (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_12A1_Molesworth107Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Helen Molesworth (Clarice Smith Distinguished Lecture)
Join Helen Molesworth, former chief curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, for a lecture exploring the work of sculptor Ruth Asawa.
 The Clarice Smith Distinguished Lectures in American Art highlight excellence and innovation in American art through evenings with an outstanding artist,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_04A1_Contemporary183Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Panel -- Contemporary Artists in Conversation with History: 1968 (w/Lava Thomas, Alfredo Jaar, and Sam Gilliam)
Contemporary Artists in Conversation with History: 1968:
April 4 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a defining moment in American history. How do issues of racial equality and civil rights reverberate through the practice of artists working today? Find... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_14A1_InclusionAM192Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Symposium: Radical Inclusion and Tales from the Playa: Talks on Art, Inspiration, and the History of Burning Man -- (1 of 2) Morning Sessions
Radical Inclusion and Tales from the Playa: Talks on Art, Inspiration, and the History of Burning Man
Join SAAM, five of the original founders of Burning Man, artists from No Spectators: the Art of Burning Man, and other Burners for a day of storytelling, short films, and discussions about the history... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_14B1_InclusionPM324Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Symposium: Radical Inclusion and Tales from the Playa: Talks on Art, Inspiration, and the History of Burning Man -- (2 of 2) Afternoon Sessions
Radical Inclusion and Tales from the Playa: Talks on Art, Inspiration, and the History of Burning Man
Join SAAM, five of the original founders of Burning Man, artists from No Spectators: the Art of Burning Man, and other Burners for a day of storytelling, short films, and discussions about the history... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_17E1_Afro_Bop171Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Take 5! -- Afro Bop Alliance
Take 5! Afro Bop Alliance
Relax and Take 5! with free, live jazz in the Kogod Courtyard every third Thursday. Stop by the Courtyard Café for refreshments. For added fun, borrow a board game to play during the concert.
Latin Grammy Award--winning drummer and bandleader Joe McCarthy leads the Afro Bop... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18F_Pieper47Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Take 5! -- Paul Pieper and Band
Take 5! Paul Pieper and Band
Relax and Take 5! with free, live jazz in the Kogod Courtyard. Stop by the Courtyard Cafe for refreshments. For added fun, borrow a board game to play during the concert.
Guitarist Paul Pieper presents the DC premiere of his group the ‘Paul Pieper New Sextet’, in a... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_06C_Memory_Palace89Sixth & I -- Memory Palace w/Nate DiMeo
The Memory Palace
The Memory Palace tells short, surprising stories from the dustier corners of American history, set to music. They’re sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, and often a bit of both. Its host and creator, Nate DiMeo, is a journalist, television writer, and author of an actual... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_15B_Sixth_Wall8Sixth & I -- Wall of Fame (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_18G1_Goodwin95Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- Doris Kearns Goodwin ("Leadership in Turbulent Times") w/Ezra Klein
Doris Kearns Goodwin - Leadership in Turbulent Times — at Sixth & I
Few people have studied leadership more closely than Doris Kearns Goodwin. A world-acclaimed presidential historian, she has devoted five decades to best-selling and critically acclaimed works of history that include The Bully Pulpit,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_08D1_Kerry196Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- John Kerry ("Every Day is Extra") w/David Ignatius
John Kerry - Every Day Is Extra — at Sixth & I
John Kerry has devoted his life to public service. Since he testified in front of Congress as a decorated young Vietnam veteran disillusioned with the war, he’s placed himself at the heart of American political life, serving as a five-term Senator and as... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_15A1_Castro119Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- Julián Castro ("An Unlikely Journey") w/Jonathan Allen
Julián Castro - An Unlikely Journey — at Sixth & I
Julián Castro, former mayor of San Antonio and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under Barack Obama, is one of the American left’s rising stars. In this memoir, reminiscent of Barack Obama’s Dreams from my Father, Castro tells the story of his... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_16_Albright62Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- Madeleine Albright ("Fascism: A Warning") w/Jeffrey Goldberg
Madeleine Albright - Fascism: A Warning — with Jeffrey Goldberg
Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree Madeleine Albright is the first woman ever to serve as U.S. Secretary of State. Over her long career as a diplomat, Albright watched Fascism rise and endure. In Fascism: A Warning, she shows us how its... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_18A1_Wolff126Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- Michael Wolff ("Fire and Fury") w/Jonathan Capehart
Michael Wolff - Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House — at Sixth & I
Michael Wolff's account of the first year of the Trump administration delves behind the barrage of tweets, accusations, denials, and belligerence to find out what's really been going on in the White House. In this astonishing... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04A1_USCHS_P186USCHS -- Annual Symposium 2018 "Reconstructing the Constitution" -- Presentation 1: Orville Vernon Burton
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will hold its annual symposium on May 4, 2018. Reconstructing the Constitution, Remaking Citizenship, and Reconsidering a Presidential Succession will give special attention to the Reconstruction Amendments—especially the Fourteenth Amendment, which was ratified 150... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04B1_USCHS_P279USCHS -- Annual Symposium 2018 "Reconstructing the Constitution" -- Presentation 2: Paul Finkelman, Gabriel "Jack" Chin, and Alysa Landry
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will hold its annual symposium on May 4, 2018. Reconstructing the Constitution, Remaking Citizenship, and Reconsidering a Presidential Succession will give special attention to the Reconstruction Amendments—especially the Fourteenth Amendment, which was ratified 150... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04C_USCHS_P337USCHS -- Annual Symposium 2018 "Reconstructing the Constitution" -- Presentation 3: Brandi C. Brimmer
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will hold its annual symposium on May 4, 2018. Reconstructing the Constitution, Remaking Citizenship, and Reconsidering a Presidential Succession will give special attention to the Reconstruction Amendments—especially the Fourteenth Amendment, which was ratified 150... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04D1_USCHS_P425USCHS -- Annual Symposium 2018 "Reconstructing the Constitution" -- Presentation 4: Rebecca E. Zietlow
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will hold its annual symposium on May 4, 2018. Reconstructing the Constitution, Remaking Citizenship, and Reconsidering a Presidential Succession will give special attention to the Reconstruction Amendments—especially the Fourteenth Amendment, which was ratified 150... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04E1_USCHS_P552USCHS -- Annual Symposium 2018 "Reconstructing the Constitution" -- Presentation 5: Mark Summers
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will hold its annual symposium on May 4, 2018. Reconstructing the Constitution, Remaking Citizenship, and Reconsidering a Presidential Succession will give special attention to the Reconstruction Amendments—especially the Fourteenth Amendment, which was ratified 150... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_04F_USCHS_P659USCHS -- Annual Symposium 2018 "Reconstructing the Constitution" -- Presentation 6: Final Q&A and Reception
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will hold its annual symposium on May 4, 2018. Reconstructing the Constitution, Remaking Citizenship, and Reconsidering a Presidential Succession will give special attention to the Reconstruction Amendments—especially the Fourteenth Amendment, which was ratified 150... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Aiseirithe_18022819USCHS -- Lunch Talk: A J Aiséirithe (“Frederick Douglass’s Indelible Mark on Washington”)
2018 Black History Month Lecture Discusses Frederick Douglass
The U.S. Capitol Historical Society will present a Black History Month lecture February 28. A J Aiséirithe, Ph.D. will present a lecture titled “Frederick Douglass’s Indelible Mark on Washington.”
A defier of convention in so many ways,...
2018_DC_Costello_18022136USCHS -- Lunch Talk: Matthew Costello (American Sepulcher: George Washington's Tomb in the US Capitol)
American Sepulcher: George Washington’s Tomb will explore the history of the empty tomb beneath the Capitol Rotunda reveals how American hero worship evolved and transformed during the first half of the nineteenth century. Federalists attempted to fuse European hero worship traditions with American...
2018_10_03B_Einberger53USCHS -- Lunch Talk: Scott Einberger ("With Distance in His Eyes: The Environmental Life and Legacy of Stewart Udall")
Scott Einberger, "With Distance in His Eyes: The Environmental Life and Legacy of Stewart Udall"
One of the most significant players of the modern environmental movement, Stewart Udall served as the U.S. secretary of the interior under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. During these... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_18B_CCapHill_WT23USCHS -- "Creating Capitol Hill"-themed walking tour
Please join us for an evening of living history!
The Official Launch of Creating Capitol Hill
Book-themed walking tour begins following program (appx. 6:30 PM) (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_18A1_CCapHill_BL211USCHS -- "Creating Capitol Hill" Book launch
Please join us for an evening of living history!
The Official Launch of Creating Capitol Hill
Book-themed walking tour begins following program (appx. 6:30 PM)
Join us at USCHS Headquarters on the evening of June 18 to meet the authors, enjoy refreshments, and hear about the selection of the site for... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25A1_SeparationP150USCHS & US CVC -- "Congress and the Separation of Powers" -- Panel 1: Audacious Vision
Congress and the Separation of Powers: Audacious Vision, Uneven History, and Uncertain Future
Panel 1 - Audacious Vision: Why a Separation of Powers?
* John Haskell (moderator)
* Gene Healy
* Alison LaCroix
* James I. Wallner

Join us for this discussion that will bring together an... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25A2_SeparationP256USCHS & US CVC -- "Congress and the Separation of Powers" -- Panel 2: Uneven History
Congress and the Separation of Powers: Audacious Vision, Uneven History, and Uncertain Future
Panel 2 - Uneven History: Separation of Powers and the Struggle for Equal Rights
* Ron Elving (moderator)
* Jesse J. Holland
* Yuval Levin
* Victoria Frances Nourse

Join us for this discussion that... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_25A3_SeparationP353USCHS & US CVC -- "Congress and the Separation of Powers" -- Panel 3: Uncertain Future
Congress and the Separation of Powers: Audacious Vision, Uneven History, and Uncertain Future
Panel 3 - Uncertain Future: Party Polarization and Legislative-Executive Balance
* James A. Thurber (Moderator)
* Sarah Binder
* Norman Ornstein
* Manu Raju

Join us for this discussion that will... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02D4_WJFF_Slides57Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) -- Slide Show (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_06C1_GI_Jews81Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) @ DCJCC-- "GI Jews" (w/Lisa Ades, Amanda Bonavita and James E. Young)
GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II
550,000 Jewish American men and women served in World War II. Lisa Ades’ GI Jews: Jewish Americans in WWII is a loving ode to their memory.
Like all American soldiers, they fought against fascism, but also waged a more personal fight—to save their brethren in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_13B_Rich156Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) @ DCJCC -- "Life is Rich" (w/Bonnie Rich) and "Under the Bar" (w/Craig Shattner and Inna Korpel)
Life Is Rich
Dir. Bonnie Rich | 46 min
A real-life comedy about Bonnie Rich, a filmmaker and Jewish mom on a mission—to persuade her millennial daughters to raise her unborn grandchildren Jewish.
While her daughters see little need for Jewish ritual that doesn’t involve food, Bonnie wants them to see... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_02E1_Davis130Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) @ DCJCC -- "Sammy Davis Jr." opening night
Opening Night Sponsored by The Jacob and Charlotte Lehrman Foundation
Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me
Dir. Sam Pollard | 100 min
Documentary United States 2017 English DC Premiere
Sammy Davis, Jr.’s career was indisputably legendary; so vast and multi-faceted that it was dizzying in its scope... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_06B_Museum20Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) @ DCJCC -- "The Museum" (w/Ran Tal)
The Museum
A striking account of Israel’s most important cultural institution that explores the Israeli soul through the galleries, storerooms, and visitors of the Israel Museum. The documentary eschews the dry formula one might expect for such an undertaking however— managing to unpack the mysteries... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_06C3_GI_Jews357Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) @ NMAJMH-- "GI Jews" Meet and Greet (w/Lisa Ades, Amanda Bonavita and James E. Young)
GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II
550,000 Jewish American men and women served in World War II. Lisa Ades’ GI Jews: Jewish Americans in WWII is a loving ode to their memory.
Like all American soldiers, they fought against fascism, but also waged a more personal fight—to save their brethren in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10E1_Two_Jews29Washington Jewish Film Festival (2018) @ Reliable Tavern and Union Drinkery -- Two Jews Walk Into a Bar
Two Jews Walk Into A Bar
WJFF’s popular program Two Jews Walk into a Bar is back by popular demand! Join us for a cinematic pub crawl – $30 gets you 3 drinks and admission to the shorts film program.
How many disparate identities can co-exist within a person? How many do they let out into the public... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_27A1_Klepper85Washington Post -- Cape Up Live: Jordan Klepper in Conversation with Jonathan Capehart
Cape Up Live: Jordan Klepper in Conversation with Jonathan Capehart
On Friday, April 27, Comedy Central’s Jordan Klepper, host of the “The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper,” will sit down with Washington Post Opinion Writer and host of the “Cape Up” podcast, Jonathan Capehart, to talk about the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19C1_WP_F2S_P024Washington Post -- Free To State (0) -- Opening Remarks (w/Marty Baron)
Free to State: The Future of the First Amendment
Free speech can take many forms, including social media engagement, comedy, investigative journalism, civil disobedience and more. The First Amendment protections that safeguard freedom of expression are essential for an open and productive society, but... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19C2_WP_F2S_P164Washington Post -- Free To State (1) -- The First Amendment and the Law (w/Jesse Panuccio, Susan N. Herman, Suzanne Nossel, Ruth Marcus)
Free to State: The Future of the First Amendment
Free speech can take many forms, including social media engagement, comedy, investigative journalism, civil disobedience and more. The First Amendment protections that safeguard freedom of expression are essential for an open and productive society, but... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19C3_WP_F2S_P223Washington Post -- Free To State (2) -- One-on-One with the Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower (w/Christopher Wylie, Craig Timberg)
Free to State: The Future of the First Amendment
Free speech can take many forms, including social media engagement, comedy, investigative journalism, civil disobedience and more. The First Amendment protections that safeguard freedom of expression are essential for an open and productive society, but... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19C4_WP_F2S_P353Washington Post -- Free To State (3) -- Let’s Talk About ‘Political Correctness’ (w/Hari Kondabolu, Melina Abdullah, Dylan Marron, Sarah Ellison)
Free to State: The Future of the First Amendment
Free speech can take many forms, including social media engagement, comedy, investigative journalism, civil disobedience and more. The First Amendment protections that safeguard freedom of expression are essential for an open and productive society, but... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19C5_WP_F2S_P479Washington Post -- Free To State (4) -- What The End of Net Neutrality Means for Online Speech (w/Michael O’Rielly, Edward Markey, Jonathan Spalter, Robert Atkinson, and Brian Fung)
Free to State: The Future of the First Amendment
Free speech can take many forms, including social media engagement, comedy, investigative journalism, civil disobedience and more. The First Amendment protections that safeguard freedom of expression are essential for an open and productive society, but... (Partially reviewed)
2018_06_19C6_WP_F2S_P555Washington Post -- Free To State (5) -- It’s No Joke: Comedy and Free Speech (w/Patton Oswalt, and Elahe Izadi)
Free to State: The Future of the First Amendment
Free speech can take many forms, including social media engagement, comedy, investigative journalism, civil disobedience and more. The First Amendment protections that safeguard freedom of expression are essential for an open and productive society, but... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08A_Comey75Washington Post -- James Comey
The Washington Post to host former FBI Director James Comey on May 8
Comey will discuss his controversial firing, the Mueller investigation, and new book “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership”
On Tuesday, May 8, The Washington Post will host former FBI Director James Comey for a one-on-one... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Harris_18012232Washington Post -- Robert Harris ("Munich") w/David Ignatius
Washington Post Columnist David Ignatius sat down with author Robert Harris to discuss his latest book, “Munich,” which has already achieved best seller status in the United Kingdom and was released in the United States on January 16. The two best-selling authors discussed their works, the geopolitical...
2018_04_25A1_WP_WPFI69Washington Post -- World Press Freedom Index 2018 -- Panel 1: Index Presentation w/Margaux Ewen and Karoun Demirjian
World Press Freedom Index 2018
On April 25, The Washington Post and Reporters Without Borders (RSF) held a conversation on freedom of the press around the world, including a presentation of RSF’s 2018 World Press Freedom Index, which examines the degree of freedom that journalists, news organizations... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_25A2_WP_WPFI281Washington Post -- World Press Freedom Index 2018 -- Panel 2: Perspectives w/J. Jesus Esquivel, Jason Rezaian, Alisa Sopova, Margaret Talev, and Dana Priest
World Press Freedom Index 2018
On April 25, The Washington Post and Reporters Without Borders (RSF) held a conversation on freedom of the press around the world, including a presentation of RSF’s 2018 World Press Freedom Index, which examines the degree of freedom that journalists, news organizations... (Partially reviewed)
2018_02_28G1_Truman82White House Historical Association -- Clifton Daniel (A Grandson's Reflections: Remembering the Truman White House)
A Grandson's Reflections: Remembering the Truman White House
Please join us for an evening lecture on President Harry Truman and the major White House renovations he oversaw during his time in office. As witnesses to our nation's history, first families often pass down stories of their time in the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_10C_Faberge69Wilson Center -- Faberge Rediscovered
Faberge Rediscovered
Since its founding in 1842 in St. Petersburg, Russia, Faberge’s creations have entranced the world with their beauty and intricacy. Thanks to the recent opening of Russian archives along with technological advancements, there has been a flurry of discoveries related to Faberge’s... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_09A1_Wilson_Recon41Wilson Center -- Panel ("Wilson's Legacy Reconsidered") -- (1) Foreign (w/Robert Litwak, Catherine Ashton, Mitchell Reiss, and Trygve Throntveit)
Wilson's Legacy Reconsidered
In celebration of the Wilson Center’s 50th anniversary, we invite you to two panels exploring the relevance of President Woodrow Wilson’s international and domestic record for today.
To what extent is the 28th president’s vision for world order still applicable in the face... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_09A2_Wilson_Recon266Wilson Center -- Panel ("Wilson's Legacy Reconsidered") -- (2) Domestic (w/John Milton Cooper, Kathryn Lavelle, David Wessel, Eric Yellin, and Devin Fergus)
Wilson's Legacy Reconsidered
In celebration of the Wilson Center’s 50th anniversary, we invite you to two panels exploring the relevance of President Woodrow Wilson’s international and domestic record for today.
To what extent is the 28th president’s vision for world order still applicable in the face... (Partially reviewed)
2018_05_08C_OToole54Wilson Center -- Patricia O'Toole ("The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made")
The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made
The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made is a penetrating biography of one of the most high-minded, consequential, and controversial US presidents, Woodrow Wilson. In domestic affairs, Wilson was a progressive who enjoyed unprecedented... (Partially reviewed)
2018_04_30D_Ayers85Wilson Center and National History Center -- Ed Ayers ("Thin Light of Freedom")
The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America
Edward Ayers, winner of the Lincoln Prize for 2018, will explore the American Civil War and its consequences from the ground up. Building on a pioneering digital archive that offers a comprehensive view of a Virginia... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Cashin_18012244Wilson Center and National History Center -- Sheryll Cashin ("Loving: Interracial Intimacy in America")
Loving: Interracial Intimacy in America and the Threat to White Supremacy
Drawing from the earliest chapters in US history, legal scholar Sheryll Cashin reveals the enduring legacy of America’s original sin, tracing how we transformed from a country without an entrenched construction of race to a...
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2018_10_01A1_Stars_Stripes222Newseum -- Screening of "The World's Most Dangerous Paper Route" (w/David Patraeus, Steve Kroft, Lindsay Graham, Tom Philpott)
Celebrating an Icon of American Journalism: Stars and Stripes The Newseum and Stars and Stripes present the world premiere screening of the new documentary film, “The World’s Most Dangerous Paper Route.” The film heralds the history, heritage, and achievements of Stars and Stripes, the “hometown new... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_15A_SPX_Other172MD -- Bethesda -- Small Press Expo (2018) -- Other
Folks here include Library of Congress staff (Megan Halsband, Erin Sidwell, Georgia Higley, and Martha Kennedy), Dave McKenna, Cheese Hasselberger, Rafer Roberts, Karen Green, Tom Kaczynski (Uncivilized Books), Mike Jenkins, Michael Cavna, Joe Sutliff, Rebecca Sugar, Nate Powell, Erica Perl, Erin Na... (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_28E1_Rafer_Andrea313Rafer and Andrea wedding @ Ottobar (Partially reviewed)
2018_09_10A_Core129DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Jim Core ("U.S. Preparations for World's Fairs")
Our guest at the next next PDC / PDAA / USC Annenberg lunch forum will be Jim Core, Director of the International Expositions Unit in the State Department Office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. His bio is at https://www.state.gov/r/expo/280204.htm The topic will be th... (Partially reviewed)
2018_10_03E1_Corc_SpikedC151DC -- Corcoran School of the Arts and Design -- Event: “Spiked”: A Conversation with Rob Rogers & Ann Telnaes
“Spiked”: A Conversation with Rob Rogers & Other Editorial Cartoonists by The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design @ GW Join us on the evening of October 3 to hear Rob Rogers and Ann Telnaes in an intimate panel talk at the Corcoran School of the Arts & Design on the issues of censorship, freedom ... (Partially reviewed)


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