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2022_DC_Pageant_1Other_2206191062022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 9) -- Other
2022_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_220619752022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 9) -- Welcome and In-Between Presentations
2022_DC_Pageant_3Inter_220619832022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 9) -- Interviews
2022_DC_Pageant_4Medina_220619422022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 9) -- Goodbye -- Andolyn Medina and Jade Ridout Farewell Appearances
2022_DC_Pageant_5Talent_2206191292022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 9) -- Talent
2022_DC_Pageant_6Evening_220619782022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 9) -- Evening Wear
2022_DC_Pageant_7Top5_220619582022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 9) -- Determining the Top 5
2022_DC_Pageant_8Crown_220619572022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Alivia Roberts)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2022

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

* Maya Rimpsey -- Anacostia
* Georgia Turpin -- Capitol Hill
* Nicole Linder -- Catholic University
* Ghelatia Araia -- Columbia Heights
* Kisa Motiwala -- Foggy Bottom
* Hayden...
2022_DC_Pageant_9Post_2206191562022 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 9) -- Post-Award Shots on Stage
2022_DC_DCHist_Recept_2204012248th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Friday Reception
RECEPTION 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Library Rooftop, 5th Floor
Gather with fellow DC history enthusiasts to celebrate another successful DC History Conference! While listening to music and enjoying light snacks, catch up with your friends and colleagues on the beautiful rooftop of the...
2022_DC_DCHist_Network_2204019248th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- History Network
HISTORY NETWORK 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Great Hall, 1st Floor
The DC History Conference History Network is an opportunity for conference attendees to meet representatives from organizations doing humanities-based work across the DMV. Learn about a new organization, project, or initiative you’d like to follow,...
2022_DC_DCHist_2204012248th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Miscellaneous
2022_DC_DCHist_Dance_2204011148th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- The Evolution of Hand Dance in Washington, DC
The Evolution of Hand Dance in Washington, DC
Keywords: Arts & Culture, Community History, Cultural History, Music, Dance
AUDITORIUM
Hand Dance is a contemporary swing-style partner dance that has been a social dance form for nearly 60 years, and DC Hand Dance is the official dance of the District of...
2022_DC_ALA_Authors287American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Authors
Authors shown for Saturday:
Daniel McCloskey ("Cloud Town"), Gareth Hinds ("Graceling"), Shannon Watters and Branden Boyer-White ("Hollow OGN"), Nathan Hale, Kami Garcia ("Teen Titans: Beast Boy Loves Raven"), Tim Fish and Greg Lockard ("Liebestrasse"), Andrew Aydin ("Run"), Kate Messner, Mike Jung,...
2022_DC_ALA_Hall66American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Other
2022_DC_ALA_Panel2_2206257American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: OwnVoices Adventures in YA/Middle Grade Comics with Skybound Comet
OwnVoices Adventures in YA/Middle Grade Comics with Skybound Comet

Graphic novels have the power to immediately connect readers with stories that reflect how they feel regarding race, gender identity, nationality, or body image. Join these #OwnVoices panelists as they talk about moments of revelation...
2022_DC_ALA_Panel3_22062621American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: Picture Book Illustration & Live Drawing Session with Chris Weyant, Jorge Lacera & Mike Wu
Picture Book Illustration & Live Drawing Session with Chris Weyant, Jorge Lacera & Mike Wu

Join illustrators Christopher Weyant, Jorge Lacera, and Mike Wu as they discuss character design and artistic choices from their recent picture books AND do some drawing while onstage. Featuring This Is (Not)...
2022_DC_ALA_Panel1_22062518American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: Saturday AM: Ushering in a diverse and inclusive new wave of manga
Saturday AM: Ushering in a diverse and inclusive new wave of manga

Saturday AM has the world’s most diverse manga-inspired comics! Appearing for the first time in print, Saturday AM comics feature BIPOC, LGBTQ+, and culturally diverse characters from all around the world. Join the founders and...
2022_DC_ALA_Panel4_22062614American Library Association 2022 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: What’s New, Newbery Authors?: Catching up with Christina Soontornvat, Kelly Barnhill, and Meg Medina!
What’s New, Newbery Authors?: Catching up with Christina Soontornvat, Kelly Barnhill, and Meg Medina!

What's new with the Newbery Award-Winning authors? Join the LIVE recording session of The Yarn Podcast as host Travis Jonker interviews Christina Soontornvat, Kelly Barnhill, and Meg Medina on their...
2022_09_21B2_Fauci43Atlantic Festival -- Anthony Fauci on His Life, His Legacy, and What’s Next
Anthony Fauci on His Life, His Legacy, and What’s Next
The Atlantic sits down with Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the Chief Medical Adviser to the President, as he reflects on his life’s work, the pandemic, and his...
2022_09_23C2_Lowndes_County58Atlantic Festival -- Film Talk: Lowndes County and the Road to Black Power
Film Talk: Lowndes County and the Road to Black Power
Atlantic senior editor Vann R. Newkirk II leads a discussion with the filmmakers and subjects of Participant’s Lowndes County and the Road to Black Power—a documentary inspired in part by Vann’s reporting and produced in association with The...
2022_09_23D1_Ideas_Stage12Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 1: Michael R. Jackson
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_23D2_Ideas_Stage263Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 2: Constance Wu, Shirley Li, and Nicholas Thompson
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_23D3_Ideas_Stage371Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 3: Jason Scott and Adrienne LaFrance
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_23D4_Ideas_Stage420Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 4: Ed Stetzer and Tim Alberta
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_23D5_Ideas_Stage515Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 5: Troy Thomas and Alice McKown
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_23D6_Ideas_Stage618Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 6: Tom Perrotta, and Sophie Gilbert
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_23D7_Ideas_Stage750Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Friday) 7: Chinonye Chukwu, Vann R. Newkirk II, and Candace Montgomery
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Constance Wu, Michael R. Jackson, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_22B1_Ideas_Stage9Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 1: Raye Zaragoza
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_22B2_Ideas_Stage223Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 2: Janet Yellen, Ron Brownstein and Aretae Ortiz Wyler
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_22B3_Ideas_Stage333Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 3: Elsa Majimbo, Elyse Myers, Jean Twenge, and Kate Julian
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_22B4_Ideas_Stage44Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 4: Tom Fanning and Nicholas Thompson (remotely)
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_22B5_Ideas_Stage528Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 5: Christopher Murphy, Ryan Busse, and Mark Leibovich
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers...
2022_09_22B6_Ideas_Stage652Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 6: Caitlin Dickerson, David Frum, Tom Nichols, and Adrienne LaFrance
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_22B7_Ideas_Stage750Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Thursday) 7: Ronald A. Klain, Franklin Foer, and Aretae Ortiz Wyler
Ideas Stage: back-to-back interviews you don’t want to miss, featuring Janet Yellen, Elyse Myers, and more!
The Atlantic Festival’s Ideas Stage is the destination for back-to-back interviews with luminaries across the fields of business, science, technology, politics, and culture. Bold thinkers... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_21B1_AtlanticF7Atlantic Festival -- Miscellaneous
2022_09_22A2_AtlanticF9Atlantic Festival -- Miscellaneous
2022_09_23C1_AtlanticF23Atlantic Festival -- Miscellaneous
2022_DC_Awesome_Daniels_22060427Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Anthony Daniels
Oh dear! It’s Anthony Daniels!
He's fluent in over 6 million forms of communications! Anthony Daniels, best known as C-3PO aka Threepio in Star Wars, is the only actor to have either appeared or been involved with in pretty much every iteration of Star Wars magic. That's some serious Star Wars...
2022_DC_AwesomeA86Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Artists
Artists shown on Saturday include:
Joe Carabeo, Laura Lee Gulledge, Dawn Griffin, Lee Weeks, Jimmy Palmiotti, Amanda Conner, John Mariano, Chris Mariano, and Franco (Aureliani).

Artists shown on Sunday include:
Mark Mariano, Chris Mariano, John Gallagher, Richard Pini, Wendy Pini, Alexandra Bowman,...
2022_DC_AwesomeJr_DG_22060525Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Art Celebration: Alien Invasion with Dawn Griffin
Art Celebration: Alien Invasion with Dawn Griffin
Watch out! The Aliens are invading! Artists of all ages are welcome to join cartoonist, Dawn Griffin for this cosmically fun workshop. Using simple shapes and inspiration from animals, artists will create their own awesome aliens. Panelists: Dawn...
2022_DC_AwesomeJr_MM_2206044Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Draw That Voice with Mark Mariano
Draw That Voice with Mark Mariano
Mark Mariano and guests will provide a wide range of voices. The audience will draw characters to match each voice. Panelists: Mark Mariano
2022_DC_AwesomeJr_CM_22060511Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Groove Is In The Art w/Chris Mariano
Maritone Records Presents Groove Is In The Art
Let the eclectic sounds of the superstar musicians of Maritone Records move and groove your pencil along the page. What kind of art will each song inspire you to create? All ages and all levels of artists are welcome.
2022_DC_AwesomeJr_LLG_22060419Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Laura Lee Gulledge
Sketchbook Dares with Laura Lee Gulledge
Calling all sketchbook lovers! In this interactive presentation Laura Lee Gulledge will demonstrate DRAWING LIVE a couple of her favorite drawing activities that are featured in her book “Sketchbook Dares: 24 Ways to Draw Out Your Inner Artist.” Plus she’ll...
2022_DC_Awesome_Esposito_22060521Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Giancarlo Esposito
The Many Roles of Giancarlo Esposito
Gianocarlo Esposito is easily recognized for his portrayal of Gus Fring in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. We also love his work in The Mandalorian, The Boys, and Once Upon a Time. His far reaching acting resume also includes video games like Payday 2 and Far Cry...
2022_DC_Awesome_Nick_22060521Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Melissa Joan Hart and Kel Mitchell
Growing up a Nick Kid with Melissa Joan Hart and Kel Mitchell
We all grew up with Clarissa explaining it all, and Kel teaching us the value of orange carbonated beverages. But what happens when Melissa Joan Hart and Kel Mitchell take the Main Stage together, to reminisce with old school Nickelodeon...
2022_DC_AwesomeM151Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Miscellaneous
2022_DC_Awesome_Schnapp_22060511Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Noah Schnapp
Stranger Chats with Noah Schnapp
The world is turning upside down. We've been actively geeking out over the return of Stranger Things, season 4, to Netflix. Now's your chance to geek out with Noah Schnapp, who plays Will Byers on the hit sci-fi/horror show. Get to know the behind-the-scenes of the...
2022_DC_Awesome_Astin_22060514Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Sean Astin
Second Breakfast with Sean Astin
Fate has chosen him! It's Sean Astin, best known from Lord of the Rings, The Goonies, and Stranger Things. As Samwise Gamgee, he helped Frodo trek to Mount Doom to destroy The One Ring. As Mikey Walsh he tried to find a legendary pirate's long-lost treasure. As the...
2022_10_21C2_CBMSO_Placards53Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_21C3_CBMSO_PW7Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Peter Waddell Mural (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Grammy2_220427217DC -- 2022 Grammys on the Hill Awards @ The Hamilton -- Presentation
FIVE-TIME GRAMMY® WINNERS Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis to be Honored at 2022 GRAMMYs on the Hill® AWARDS on April 27
RECORDING ACADEMY® Celebrates 20th Anniversary of event uniting Congress with grammy® winners and nominees

WHAT: On April 27, the Recording Academy® will once again bring together...
2022_DC_Grammy_22042799DC -- 2022 Grammys on the Hill Awards @ The Hamilton -- Step and Repeat
FIVE-TIME GRAMMY® WINNERS Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis to be Honored at 2022 GRAMMYs on the Hill® AWARDS on April 27
RECORDING ACADEMY® Celebrates 20th Anniversary of event uniting Congress with grammy® winners and nominees

WHAT: On April 27, the Recording Academy® will once again bring together...
2022_DC_Scottish_DCSR18DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2022_DC_Uni_Church7DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Family Church National Cathedral, FFWPU of Washington DC (Unification Church of DC) (1610 Columbia Rd., NW)
2022_08_20B2_Adams_Morgan3DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2022_DC_Adams_Morgan1DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2022_DC_AU1DC -- American University
2022_DC_Katzen33DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center
Including COVID-19 signs and blue and yellow lights in support of Ukraine.
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_Fields87DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Exhibition: Fields and Formations
Fields and Formations
A Survey of Mid-Atlantic Abstraction
January 29–May 22, 2022
Organized by The Delaware Contemporary’s inaugural Curator-in-Residence Kristen Hileman

Fields and Formations brings together approximately 70 works by 12 distinguished women and non-binary artists from the...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_Missing45DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Exhibition: In place of a missing place
In place of a missing place
Curated by Noam Segal
January 29 – April 8, 2022

This exhibition of Israeli art from the AU Museum’s permanent collection will unpack landscape depictions in various media. It offers a historicized consideration of myth-making, forced migration, displacement, erasure,...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_In_Pos84DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Exhibition: in·position: MFA Studio Art Thesis Exhibition
in·position: MFA Studio Art Thesis Exhibition
April 23–May 22, 2022

in·position presents the thesis work of graduating MFA candidates in AU's Studio Art program. The artists critically interrogate and contend with the inescapable implications of our respective positionalities and vulnerabilities. As...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_PaperL31DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Exhibition: Paper Light: Photographs by Claudia Smigrod
Paper Light: Photographs by Claudia Smigrod
Curated by Wendy A. Grossman
January 29–May 22, 2022
Presented by the Alper Initiative for Washington Art

With her inventive darkroom experiments, Claudia Smigrod takes the cameraless photogram into new realms that defy easy categorization. Organic forms...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_Fragment55DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Exhibition: Positive Fragmentation
Positive Fragmentation: From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation
Jan 29 to May 22, 2022

Drawn from the collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, Positive Fragmentation includes more than 100 works by 21 contemporary artists who use fragmentation both...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_2Places14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Exhibition: Two Places on Earth: Works by Chan Chao
Two Places on Earth
Works by Chan Chao
January 29–May 22, 2022
Presented by the AU Museum Project Space

This portrait series is based on the idea of open societies, interconnection, and the world’s contraction. It features global citizens and is meant to acknowledge how beautiful the concept of an...
2022_DC_KatzenO_22012932DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A Spring Opening Day
Because of COVID-19, there were no public or member receptions for this exhibit but these were folks on the opening day of the exhibit.
Folks spotted here included Jack Rasmussen, Tony Podesta, and Claudia Smigrod.
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022A_GGlass25DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022A/B Spring Exhibition: Glorious Glass: Works by Annette Lerner
Glorious Glass: Works by Annette Lerner
April 23–May 22 and June 11-August 7, 2022

Annette Lerner’s most recent works combine her love of color, gesture, and three-dimensional form. Lerner submits her glass materials to her artistic will by bending, shaping, and gluing, bringing her multilayered...
2022_DC_Transitions_22061134DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Gallery Talk: Caribbean Transitions w/Keith Morrison
Opening and Gallery Talk: Caribbean Transitions
Curator Keith Morrison will discuss the exhibition Caribbean Transitions, followed by an opening reception for the AU Museum's six summer shows.
Caribbean Transitions explores the character, complexity, and originality of art by Caribbean American...
2022_DC_KatzenO_22061198DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Opening Reception (Public)
Folks seen here include Jack Rasmussen, Helen Zughaib, Mokha Laget, Josef Achrer, Dalya Luttwak, and Betsy Broun.
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022B_Caribbean57DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Caribbean Transitions
Caribbean Transitions
Curated by Keith Morrison
June 11–August 7, 2022

This exhibition explores the character, complexity, and originality of art by Caribbean American artists as they expand the art of the North American continent. The 20 artists in the exhibition are respected internationally, and...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022B_Homeland42DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Home-Land: Exploring the American Myth
Home-Land: Exploring the American Myth
Curated by Michael Quituisaca and Alexandra Schuman
June 11–August 7, 2022

Taking advantage of the museum’s proximity to the Department of Homeland Security’s Nebraska Avenue Complex, this exhibition explores the impact that American culture has on its...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022B_Perceptual20DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Mokha Laget: Perceptualism
Mokha Laget: Perceptualism
Curated by Kristen Hileman
June 11–August 7, 2022

Featuring over 40 paintings, sculpture, drawings, and lithographs, Mokha Laget: Perceptualism surveys the last ten years of an artistic practice devoted to exploring perception and space. Through a playful and...
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022B_Bridge17DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Bridge that Carried Us Over
The Bridge that Carried Us Over
Presented by the AU Museum Project Space
June 11–August 7, 2022

The Bridge that Carried Us Over explores the mechanisms by which the transfer of intergenerational wealth, land, and historical memory have been denied to the African diaspora in the United States. It...
2022_09_11A2_KatzenX_Quest2DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
Works by Josef Achrer
Josef Achrer’s paintings are a documentary about human society which seeks its lost concentration in the new, infomanic world. Massive amounts of information are hard to decipher and we thus often change our positions....
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022B_Quest63DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
The Quest for Tranquil Space: Paintings and Photograms
Works by Josef Achrer
Josef Achrer’s paintings are a documentary about human society which seeks its lost concentration in the new, infomanic world. Massive amounts of information are hard to decipher and we thus often change our positions....
2022_DC_KatzenX_2022B_Vertig14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022B Summer Exhibition: Vertiginous Matter: Jason Horowitz
Vertiginous Matter: Jason Horowitz
Curated by Jennifer Sakai
June 11–August 7, 2022

Vertiginous Matter: Jason Horowitz is an investigation of materialism, scale, and perception as shown through his lens and artistic process. Utilizing modern technology Horowitz’s images are both arresting in their...
2022_09_10F1_KatzenX_Koreas13DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Haunted Koreas: Mina Cheon with Kim Il Soon
Haunted Koreas: Mina Cheon with Kim Il Soon
Presented by the Alper Initiative for Washington Art

Artist Mina Cheon releases only black and white photos of her North Korean art collection so that visitors can see it in color in person.
Overview:
South Korean new media artist Mina Cheon works for...
2022_09_10F3_KatzenX_Kallos16DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Kallos: Maria Karametou
Kallos: Maria Karametou
September 10–December 11, 2022

Kallos, Greek for “beauty,” continues Karametou’s exploration of identity. This was first sparked by her own personal history of migration and displacement, inspiring her to create highly original pieces that also resonate on a universal level....
2022_09_11B1_KatzenX_Kallos38DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Kallos: Maria Karametou
Kallos: Maria Karametou
September 10–December 11, 2022

Kallos, Greek for “beauty,” continues Karametou’s exploration of identity. This was first sparked by her own personal history of migration and displacement, inspiring her to create highly original pieces that also resonate on a universal level....
2022_09_10F2_KatzenX_Believe24DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Make-Believe: Georgia Saxelby and Devan Shimoyama
Make-Believe: Georgia Saxelby and Devan Shimoyama
September 10–December 11, 2022

Make-Believe explores artistic world-building and the crafting of alternate realities. The exhibition presents sculptures by Georgia Saxelby and paintings by Devan Shimoyama in the context of a post-pandemic world where...
2022_09_10F6_KatzenX_More_Clay38DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: More Clay: The Power of Repetition
More Clay: The Power of Repetition
Curated by Rebecca Cross
September 10 – December 11, 2022

Transcending the structural limitations of clay and abandoning the material’s traditional association with function, these eight artists build powerful ceramic sculptures through accumulation, repetition,...
2022_09_11B4_KatzenX_More_Clay56DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: More Clay: The Power of Repetition
More Clay: The Power of Repetition
Curated by Rebecca Cross
September 10 – December 11, 2022

Transcending the structural limitations of clay and abandoning the material’s traditional association with function, these eight artists build powerful ceramic sculptures through accumulation, repetition,...
2022_09_10F4_KatzenX_Montgomery23DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Nan Montgomery: Counterpoint
Nan Montgomery: Counterpoint
September 10 – December 11, 2022
Curated by Virginia Mecklenburg

Nan Montgomery: Counterpoint is the first major retrospective showcasing the artist’s 50+ year career. Montgomery’s signature geometric abstract style uses color and surface to communicate invisible truths...
2022_09_11B2_KatzenX_Montgomery14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Nan Montgomery: Counterpoint
Nan Montgomery: Counterpoint
September 10 – December 11, 2022
Curated by Virginia Mecklenburg

Nan Montgomery: Counterpoint is the first major retrospective showcasing the artist’s 50+ year career. Montgomery’s signature geometric abstract style uses color and surface to communicate invisible truths...
2022_09_10F5_KatzenX_SinInf30DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Singularities and Infinities
Singularities and Infinities: Shanthi Chandrasekar and Michael Albrow
September 10 – December 11, 2022

Singularities and Infinities, a juxtaposition of art and science, is the result of a collaboration between Shanthi Chandrasekar, an artist trying to capture the intricacies and wonders of the...
2022_09_11B3_KatzenX_SinInf58DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Singularities and Infinities
Singularities and Infinities: Shanthi Chandrasekar and Michael Albrow
September 10 – December 11, 2022

Singularities and Infinities, a juxtaposition of art and science, is the result of a collaboration between Shanthi Chandrasekar, an artist trying to capture the intricacies and wonders of the...
2022_09_10F7_KatzenX_Pretty63DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Exhibition: Sitting Pretty: 200 Years of American Portrait Painting
Sitting Pretty: 200 Years of American Portrait Painting from the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art
September 10 – December 11, 2022

Sitting Pretty: Two Hundred Years of American Portrait Painting from the Collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art features a selection from the nearly one...
2022_09_10E1_KatzenO65DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Fall Opening Reception (Public)
Folks here include Yumi Hogan, Glenn Marcus, Mina Cheon, Melvin Hardy, Rebecca Cross, Janet Fries, Jack Rasmussen, Dalya Luttwak, Michael Albrow, and Chawky Frenn.
2022_09_10E2_More_ClayT75DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Gallery Talk: More Clay w/Rebecca Cross
Gallery Talk
Curator Rebecca Cross will discuss the exhibition More Clay
Transcending the structural limitations of clay and abandoning the material’s traditional association with function, these eight artists build powerful ceramic sculptures through accumulation, repetition, and innovative feats of... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_11A1_Albrow101DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2022C Gallery Talk: The Dark Side of the Universe (Michael Albrow)
Gallery Talk: The Dark Side of the Universe, a talk on the exhibition "Singularities and Infinities"
Curator Michael Albrow and artist Shanthi Chandrasekar will discuss the exhibition "Singularities and Infinities" in a gallery talk titled,"The Dark Side of the Universe: Black Holes, Dark Matter, and... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Mellon_Fountain2DC -- Andrew W. Mellon Memorial Fountain
For some reason, the NGA is one of the few buildings that puts up fencing around its building and the Mellon Fountain before Pennsylvania Avenue-centric marches and parades. These fences are up to protect the building from PRIDE.
2022_11_24D5_SISG_Splendid_Land189DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: A Splendid Land: Paintings from Royal Udaipur
A Splendid Land: Paintings from Royal Udaipur
November 19, 2022 – May 14, 2023
Around 1700, artists in Udaipur (a court in northwest India) began creating immersive paintings that conveyed the mood (bhava) of the city’s palaces, lakes, and mountains. These large paintings and their emphasis on lived... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_21C1_SISG_Yemen_Incense41DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade
Ancient Yemen: Incense, Art, and Trade
September 3, 2022 – Indefinitely
Nestled in the southwestern corner of the Arabian Peninsula, Yemen became a major hub for the trade of incense during the first millennium BCE. This trade reached its climax between the first century BCE and the second century CE....
2022_DC_SISG_Roof36DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: Once Upon a Roof: Vanished Korean Architecture
Once Upon a Roof: Vanished Korean Architecture
May 21, 2022 – October 30, 2022
Roof tiles made of fired clay are key elements of traditional Korean architecture. They not only protected wooden structures from the weather; they also carried aesthetic value and symbolic meaning. One special type of...
2022_DC_SISG_Revealing38DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: Revealing Krishna: Journey to Cambodia's Sacred Mountain
Revealing Krishna: Journey to Cambodia's Sacred Mountain
April 30, 2022 – September 18, 2022
Revealing Krishna transports visitors to a sacred mountain in the floodplains of southern Cambodia. The exhibition showcases a monumental sculpture of the Hindu god Krishna lifting Mount Govardhan to protect...
2022_DC_SISG_Shrine25DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room
The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room
March 5, 2022 – Indefinitely
The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room includes more than two hundred bronzes, paintings, silk hangings, and carpets that were created in Tibet, China, and Mongolia between the thirteenth and early twentieth centuries. Arranged to reflect Tibetan...
2022_DC_SISG_Underdogs91DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Exhibit: Underdogs and Antiheroes: Japanese Prints from the Moskowitz Collection
Underdogs and Antiheroes: Japanese Prints from the Moskowitz Collection
March 19, 2022 – January 29, 2023
Expect the unexpected. The exhibition Underdogs and Antiheroes: Japanese Prints from the Moskowitz Collection focuses on the captivating stories and urban legends of individuals living on the...
2022_11_24D4_SISG1DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Not Covered Elsewhere (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SISG4DC -- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_DC_SIAIB13DC -- Arts and Industries Bldg
2022_08_07C3_SIAIB_Futures9DC -- Arts and Industries Bldg -- FUTURES
FUTURES
November 20, 2021 – July 6, 2022
Part exhibition, part festival, FUTURES presents nearly 32,000 square feet of new immersive site-specific art installations, interactives, working experiments, inventions, speculative designs, and “artifacts of the future,” as well as historic objects and...
2022_DC_SIAIB_Futures20DC -- Arts and Industries Bldg -- FUTURES
FUTURES
November 20, 2021 – July 6, 2022
Part exhibition, part festival, FUTURES presents nearly 32,000 square feet of new immersive site-specific art installations, interactives, working experiments, inventions, speculative designs, and “artifacts of the future,” as well as historic objects and...
2022_DC_SIAIB_FuturesC_22070698DC -- Arts and Industries Bldg -- FUTURES -- Event: Closing Event
FUTURES Happy Hour: 5 to 7 PM
As we transition into the evening, the entire building will come alive with special performances from Washington, D.C.-based artists Crush Funk Brass Band, Tiktok cellist sensation Andrew Savoia, illusionist Alain Nu, the Haikuists and more, set within unique spaces...
2022_DC_Bikeshare7DC -- Bike Sharing / Racks
2022_09_09A1_Brentwood1DC -- Brentwood neighborhood
2022_09_09A2_Brookland3DC -- Brookland neighborhood
2022_DC_Callbox34DC -- Callboxes
2022_DC_Cannon_HOB3DC -- Capitol Hill -- Cannon House Office Bldg
2022_DC_Capitol_Power6DC -- Capitol Hill -- Capitol Power Plant (25 E St SE)
2022_DC_ROA4DC -- Capitol Hill -- Reserve Organization of America (1 Constitution Ave NE)
2022_09_16A_United_Methodist1DC -- Capitol Hill -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE)
2022_10_20C3_United_Methodist1DC -- Capitol Hill -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_17A2_United_Methodist1DC -- Capitol Hill -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_United_Methodist10DC -- Capitol Hill -- United Methodist Bldg (100 Maryland Ave NE)
2022_DC_CapHill1DC -- Capitol Hill neighborhood
2022_DC_Cherry57DC -- Cherry Blossoms around the Tidal Basin (2022)
2022_09_21E1_PProse20DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW)
2022_09_29A1_PProse7DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW)
2022_10_21A2_PProse1DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_26A1_PProse8DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_19A1_PProse7DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_PProse9DC -- Chevy Chase -- Politics & Prose (Main Store @ 5015 Connecticut Ave NW)
2022_DC_Surratt_Boarding2DC -- Chinatown -- Surratt Boarding House (604 H St NW)
2022_11_26F2_City_Center_Tree77DC -- CityCenterDC -- Event: City Center Holiday Tree Lighting (2022)
Ninth Annual Holiday Tree Lighting
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2022 | 6PM – 7PM
Kick off the holiday season with the CityCenterDC Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration on Saturday, November 26 at 6 p.m. in The Park at CityCenter. Visitors will be met by our 75-foot tree, one of the largest in the city,... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26F1_City_Center_XMas8DC -- CityCenterDC -- Installation: Christmas Decorations (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_20C1_City_Center_Illus14DC -- CityCenterDC -- Installation: Museum of Illusions Pop-Up (The Reversed Room)
Museum of Illusions Pop-Up
Through October 31
Experience the impossible with the all-new Museum of Illusions coming to CityCenterDC this winter!
Catch a sneak peek of the unexplored world of illusions with the Museum of Illusions Pop-Up: The Reversed Room now open in The Park at CityCenter.
Visit... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_21D3_City_Center_Illus4DC -- CityCenterDC -- Installation: Museum of Illusions Pop-Up (The Reversed Room)
Museum of Illusions Pop-Up
Through October 31
Experience the impossible with the all-new Museum of Illusions coming to CityCenterDC this winter!
Catch a sneak peek of the unexplored world of illusions with the Museum of Illusions Pop-Up: The Reversed Room now open in The Park at CityCenter.
Visit... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_11B3_City_Center16DC -- CityCenterDC complex
2022_10_21D2_City_Center9DC -- CityCenterDC complex (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_City_Center19DC -- CityCenterDC complex
2022_DC_Uptown_Theater2DC -- Cleveland Park -- Uptown Theater
2022_DC_Cleveland_Pk7DC -- Cleveland Park neighborhood
2022_DC_All_Souls3DC -- Columbia Heights -- All Souls Church, Unitarian (1500 Harvard St NW)
2022_08_20B3_Meridian5DC -- Columbia Heights -- Meridian Hill Park (Malcolm X Park)
2022_DC_Meridian38DC -- Columbia Heights -- Meridian Hill Park (Malcolm X Park)
2022_DC_Tivoli47DC -- Columbia Heights -- Tivoli Theater --> GALA Hispanic Theatre (3333 14th St NW)
2022_08_20B1_Columbia_Heights2DC -- Columbia Heights neighborhood
2022_DC_Columbia_Heights24DC -- Columbia Heights neighborhood
2022_DC_Corcoran2DC -- Corcoran Gallery of Art
2022_11_13B5_Streetcar2DC -- DC Streetcar (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24F4_Streetcar3DC -- DC Streetcar (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_DCDOX_22061575DC -- DC/DOX Festival Launch Event @ Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema -- In-theatre shots
DC/DOX Festival Launch Event
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema
Washington, DC

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

The Launch Event features an evening of premiere documentary films,...
2022_DC_DCDOX2_220615248DC -- DC/DOX Festival Launch Event @ Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema -- Lobby/Outside Shots
DC/DOX Festival Launch Event
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema
Washington, DC

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

The Launch Event features an evening of premiere documentary films,...
2022_DC_Mandates_220123234DC -- Defeat the Mandates (anti-facts/anti-vax) rally
I left the closely-packed maskless crowd after about 90 minutes.
2022_DC_DOC10DC -- Dept of Commerce Building (Herbert C. Hoover Bldg)
PRIDE flag
2022_DC_DOEd3DC -- Dept of Education Bldg (400 Maryland Ave SW)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_10_14F1_SIPG_Bldg2DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Building (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIPG_Bldg6DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Building
2022_08_13B_SIPG_Portrait45DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Portraits
2022_DC_SIPG_Portrait156DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Portraits
2022_DC_SIPG_Boochever48DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: 2022 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition
The Outwin 2022: American Portraiture Today
April 30, 2022 – February 26, 2023
Every three years, artists living and working in the United States are invited to submit one of their recent portraits to a panel of experts chosen by the museum. The 42 finalists in this year’s edition were selected from...
2022_10_14F2_SIPG_Pres27DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: America's Presidents (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIPG_Bravo6DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Bravo!
2022_DC_SIPG_CW41DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Civil War
2022_DC_SIPG_FamTies17DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Family Ties: Daguerreotype Portraits
Family Ties: Daguerreotype Portraits
July 1, 2022 – June 11, 2023
Within a decade of its introduction in 1839, the daguerreotype—the first commercially viable form of photography—emerged as a highly popular means of documenting family relationships. Affordable pricing fueled the popularity of the...
2022_10_14F3_SIPG_I_Dream32DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: I Dream a World: Selections from Brian Lanker’s Portraits of Remarkable Black Women: Part I
I Dream a World: Selections from Brian Lanker’s Portraits of Remarkable Black Women: Part I
July 8, 2022 – January 29, 2023
This exhibition features more than 25 photographs by Brian Lanker, the Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer who, in 1989, published the extraordinarily popular book I Dream a... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIPG_Albright2DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Madeleine Albright, 1937-2022
In Memoriam: Madeleine Albright 1937–2022
March 23, 2022
Madeleine Albright, the first woman to serve as secretary of state (1997–2001), may be best remembered as a quick-witted advocate for human rights and American global interests.
2022_DC_SIPG_Mineta8DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Norman Y. Mineta, 1931–2022
In Memoriam: Norman Y. Mineta 1931–2022
May 3, 2022
Born San Jose, California
Norman Mineta broke barriers as the first Japanese American cabinet member and the longest-serving secretary of transportation (2001–6). He responded to the 9/11 attacks by grounding flights and creating the Transportation...
2022_09_15A1_SIPG_QE25DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Queen Elizabeth II, 1926–2022
In Memoriam: Queen Elizabeth II, 1926–2022
September 8, 2022
Born London, England
In announcing Queen Elizabeth II’s passing on September 8, 2022, British Prime Minister Liz Truss noted, “She was the rock on which modern Britain was built.” Indeed, she was a constant figure as the United Kingdom...
2022_10_27B2_SIPG_Kinship91DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Kinship
Kinship
October 28, 2022 – January 7, 2024
Kinship presents more than forty artworks by eight contemporary artists whose work explores the notion of “kinship” and the closeness that bonds us. The exhibition spotlights artists Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Ruth Leonela Buentello, Jess T. Dugan, LaToya Ruby... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14F4_SIPG_Maya_Lin104DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: One Life: Maya Lin
One Life: Maya Lin
September 30, 2022 – April 16, 2023
One Life: Maya Lin is the first biographical exhibition of the architect, sculptor, and environmentalist. Lin, who catapulted to global prominence in 1982 for her design of the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, has spent more than four decades making... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13C3_SIPG_PNation30DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Portrait of a Nation: 2022 Honorees
Portrait of a Nation: 2022 Honorees
November 10, 2022 – October 22, 2023
This intimate exhibition features the portraits of the seven individuals who have been selected to receive one of the museum’s 2022 Portrait of a Nation Awards. In recognition for their abilities to create transformative change... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIPG_Couples11DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Powerful Partnerships: Civil War-Era Couples
Powerful Partnerships: Civil War-Era Couples
July 1, 2022 – May 18, 2025
Long before the term “power couple” found its way into English lexicon, dynamic duos had been making their mark on U.S. history. Powerful Partnerships: Civil War-Era Couples sheds light on the stories and faces of five couples...
2022_10_27B3_SIPG_PNation2DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Recent Acquisitions (2022)
They were setting up the gallery for the new exhibit.

Portrait of a Nation: 2022 Honorees
November 10, 2022 – October 22, 2023
This intimate exhibition features the portraits of the seven individuals who have been selected to receive one of the museum’s 2022 Portrait of a Nation Awards. In... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIPG_Watergate46DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Watergate: Portraiture and Intrigue
Watergate: Portraiture and Intrigue
March 25, 2022 – September 5, 2022
The June 17, 1972, break-in at the Democratic National Committee offices at the Watergate Complex quickly escalated to a political and legal crisis that reached the highest levels of the United States government -- including...
2022_DC_SIPG_BoocheverPP_22042996DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Press Preview: 2022 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition
Reveal of the winner of the 2022 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition and preview of “The Outwin 2022: American Portraiture Today”

WHEN: Friday, April 29, 10–11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, Eighth and G streets N.W.
WHO:
* Kim Sajet, director of the National Portrait...
2022_10_27B1_SIPG_KinshipPP159DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Press Preview: Kinship
Press preview for “Kinship” at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery
WHO:
* Rhea Combs, Director of Curatorial Affairs
* Dorothy Moss, Curator of Painting and Sculpture
* Leslie Ureña, Curator of Photographs
* Robyn Asleson, Curator of Prints and Drawings
* Taína Caragol, Curator of... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIPG_WatergatePP_22032438DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Press Preview: Watergate: Portraiture and Intrigue
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery will host a press preview with Kate Clarke Lemay, the curator of “Watergate: Portraiture and Intrigue,” exploring the 50th anniversary of the 1972 break-in at the Democratic National Committee offices at the Watergate complex.
The exhibition will display 23...
2022_DC_SIPG_Mvsevm4DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: MVSEVM (by David Beck)
The piece is back after the gallery was refurbished a little.
2022_DC_SIPG_Made115DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: We Are Made of Stories: Self-Taught Artists in the Robson Family Collection
We Are Made of Stories: Self-Taught Artists in the Robson Family Collection
July 1, 2022 – March 26, 2023
Artists without formal training, who learned from family, community, and personal journeys, have long been a presence in American art. But it was not until the 1980s, with the help of trailblazing...
2022_10_12B3_AFLCIO3DC -- Downtown -- AFL-CIO Headquarters (815 16th Street NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Improv12DC -- Downtown -- DC Improv
Roy Wood Jr. had offered tickets to his show so of course I went. Wonderful time! No photography during the show of course.
2022_DC_Eaton6DC -- Downtown -- Eaton DC (1201 K St NW)
2022_DC_OEOB7DC -- Downtown -- Eisenhower Executive Office Building (Old Executive Office Building) (1650 Penn Ave NW)
2022_DC_Farragut12DC -- Downtown -- Farragut Square and David G. Farragut Statue
2022_DC_Franklin_Sq9DC -- Downtown -- Franklin Square (Commodore John Barry statue)
2022_DC_Intl_Square5DC -- Downtown -- International Square
2022_10_27D3_Lafayette_Centre18DC -- Downtown -- Lafayette Centre (1120 20th St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Lafayette_Centre8DC -- Downtown -- Lafayette Centre (1120 20th St NW)
2022_10_27C_NGS_Tut170DC -- Downtown -- Natl Geographic Society -- Exhibit: Beyond King Tut: The Immersive Experience
Beyond King Tut: The Immersive Experience
June 17, 2022 - February 06, 2023
“Beyond King Tut: The Immersive Experience" celebrates the 100-year anniversary of the legendary discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in Egypt's Valley of the Kings. Visitors will experience cinematic storytelling and soaring... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_USRes17312DC -- Downtown -- US Reservation 173 (NY Ave between 12th and I St NW)
The section has been shut down and the homeless tents have been removed.
2022_DC_USRes0704DC -- Downtown -- US Reservation 70 (Mass. Ave, between 11th and L St, NW, next ot Mt Vernon Place United Methodist Church)
Some of the NPS reservations have been cleared of homeless tents. Others have not, resulting in more homeless tents in the exempted areas.
2022_08_11B4_Downtown7DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M)
2022_10_21D5_Downtown3DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_27D1_Downtown4DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Downtown23DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M)
2022_09_15B_BID2595DC -- DowntownDC BID Silver Celebration @ The Hamilton
DowntownDC BID Silver Celebration
by DowntownDC Business Improvement District (BID)
The BID is 25! Join us for a celebratory night of fun with live music, food, drinks, prizes, and So Much More.
It's time to dress up and pop the bubbly: The DowntownDC Business Improvement District (BID) is... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_11B5_St_Matthews6DC -- Dupont Circle -- Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle (1725 Rhode Island Ave., NW)
2022_DC_Webster3DC -- Dupont Circle -- Daniel Webster statue
2022_09_24B4_Aydin16DC -- Dupont Circle -- Fantom Comics -- Event: Andrew Aydin signing
You know him as one of the co-authors of MARCH and RUN, the graphic novel memoirs that explored late Congressman John Lewis' life during the civil rights movement. He's now returned with a new story with DC Comics...
ANDREW AYDIN is back at Fantom Comics to sign copies of DC SAVED BY BELLE...
2022_DC_Loui_22061812DC -- Dupont Circle -- Fantom Comics -- Event: Thony Loui
>> Author Spotlight - Thony Loui On Saturday, June 18th At 4pm - 6pm!
Fantom Friends!
We're happy to announce we'll be hosting Haitian artist Thony Loui at the store for a signing event for the debut of the second book of his series, Tanama Metamorphosis!
We'll also be carrying the first issue as...
2022_09_24B3_Fantom29DC -- Dupont Circle -- Fantom Comics (2010 P St NW)
2022_DC_HRC12DC -- Dupont Circle -- Human Rights Campaign HQ (1640 RI Ave, NW)
2022_DC_NEA18DC -- Dupont Circle -- Natl Education Association (1201 16th St NW)
2022_DC_Nuns_Battlefield24DC -- Dupont Circle -- Nuns of the Battlefield
2022_DC_PETA8DC -- Dupont Circle -- PETA (1536 16th St NW) (w/Circus Elephant Tribute)
2022_10_27F1_Cincinnati12DC -- Dupont Circle -- Society of the Cincinnati (Anderson House) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_27F2_Cincinnati_Saving144DC -- Dupont Circle -- Society of the Cincinnati (Anderson House) -- Exhibit: Saving Soldiers: Medical Practice in the Revolutionary War
Saving Soldiers: Medical Practice in the Revolutionary War
April 1, 2022 - November 27, 2022
American military doctors who joined the cause for independence faced formidable odds. Of the 1,400 medical practitioners who served in the Continental Army, only about ten percent had formal medical degrees.... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Sumner_School14DC -- Dupont Circle -- Sumner School Museum and Archives (1201 17th St NW)
2022_DC_WNDC7DC -- Dupont Circle -- Woman's National Democratic Club (1526 New Hampshire Ave NW)
2022_08_11B7_Dupont_Circle1DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not the fountain)
2022_09_24B2_Dupont_Circle1DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not the fountain)
2022_DC_Dupont_Circle55DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not the fountain)
2022_DC_EPPV34DC -- East Potomac Park -- Views of the Potomac River
2022_09_10A6_Tanner_Pk3DC -- Eckington -- Alethia Tanner Park
2022_11_13D2_Engine_123DC -- Eckington -- Engine Company 12 (2225 5th St NE) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13D3_Eckington2DC -- Eckington neighborhood (incl Metro Yards) (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_09A3_Edgewood5DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center)
2022_11_13D1_Edgewood24DC -- Edgewood neighborhood (incl Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Ike_Mem3DC -- Eisenhower National Memorial
2022_DC_1stDiv1DC -- Ellipse -- First Division Monument
2022_DC_Ellipse3DC -- Ellipse (President's Park South)
2022_08_11B6_Emb_Australia6DC -- Embassy of Australia
2022_DC_Emb_Australia9DC -- Embassy of Australia
2022_DC_Emb_Bulgaria1DC -- Embassy of Bulgaria
I saw the line and skipped it.
2022_DC_Emb_Canada5DC -- Embassy of Canada
Including the PRIDE flag flying.
2022_11_26B1_Emb_CanadaX5DC -- Embassy of Canada -- Outdoor Christmas Tree (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Emb_Colombia3DC -- Embassy of Colombia
2022_DC_Emb_Cyprus20DC -- Embassy of Cyprus
Cyprus
Discover Cyprus! An island rich in history and culture, and full of wonderful experiences just waiting to be enjoyed. Head to the Cyprus Embassy to meet the “World Heritage of the island: history, myth, religion” and enjoy a taste of Cyprus!
2022_DC_Emb_Cyprus_WH20DC -- Embassy of Cyprus -- Exhibit: World Heritage of the island: history, myth, religion
Cyprus
Discover Cyprus! An island rich in history and culture, and full of wonderful experiences just waiting to be enjoyed. Head to the Cyprus Embassy to meet the “World Heritage of the island: history, myth, religion” and enjoy a taste of Cyprus!
2022_09_16E1_Emb_Czech6DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic
2022_09_24A1_Emb_Czech5DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic
2022_09_16E3_Emb_Czech_Face108DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic -- Event: Book Talk: Recovering Face & the Politics of Joking (w/Jana Kopelent-Rehak)
Book Talk: Recovering Face & the Politics of Joking
by Embassy of the Czech Republic
The Embassy of the Czech Republic will host a talk on two books, Recovering Face and The Politics of Joking, with author and esteemed cultural anthropologist Dr. Jana Kopelent-Rehak at the Czech Embassy on Friday,... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_19C_Emb_Czech_Invest152DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic -- Event: Book Talk: The Investigator - Demons of the Balkan War (w/Vladimír Dzuro)
Book Talk: The Investigator - Demons of the Balkan War
Retired Czech Commissioner Vladimír Dzuro presents his book The Investigator - Demons of the Balkan War at the Embassy of the Czech Republic on September 19, at 6 pm. The book is a fascinating story of the International Criminal Tribunal for the... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_24A2_Emb_Czech_Mount116DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic -- Event: Mountaineering Day
Mountaineering Day
The European Union National Institutes of Culture in Washington, DC (EUNIC DC), presents Mountaineering Day at the Embassy of the Czech Republic on September 24, 2022, from 10 am to 2 pm.
Conquer the climbing wall then relax with a cold brew while listening to the folk band... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_10A1_Emb_Czech_ISummerO18DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic -- Exhibit Opening: Indian Summer
The Embassy of the Czech Republic invites you to the exhibition
Indian Summer
featuring the works of artist
Papia Ghoshal

The Embassy of the Czech Republic will present the exhibition Indian Summer, a selection of works by artist Papia Ghoshal, on August 10, 2022, at 6 pm. Through her work the...
2022_09_16E2_Emb_Czech_FSpouses17DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic -- Exhibit: First Spouses
2022_08_10A2_Emb_Czech_ISummer22DC -- Embassy of Czech Republic -- Exhibit: Indian Summer
Indian Summer
featuring the works of artist
Papia Ghoshal

Through her work the artist challenges norms to overcome boundaries. Out of the colors emerge powerful messages, where subjects are stripped of their social conventions, hypocrisies and taboos. Overall, Papia’s art is provocative and...
2022_DC_Emb_EU8DC -- Embassy of European Union
2022_DC_Emb_France7DC -- Embassy of France -- Residence
With the Ukraine flag draped over a copy of the Statue of Liberty outside.
2022_11_20C1_Emb_Germany32DC -- Embassy of Germany (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_07D1_Emb_Hungary12DC -- Embassy of Hungary
2022_DC_Emb_Ireland104DC -- Embassy of Ireland (Ambassador's Residence)
Ireland
For the first time, the Embassy of Ireland invites you to the Ambassador's Residence. Learn about the historic home & Irish art, connect with local Irish sport & culture groups, and enjoy the craic!
2022_10_27D2_Emb_Japan_Cosplay51DC -- Embassy of Japan -- JICC -- Exhibit: Crafting Global Friendships: Celebrating 20 Years of the World Cosplay Summit
Crafting Global Friendships: Celebrating 20 Years of the World Cosplay Summit
Exhibition
Presented by JICC, Embassy of Japan with support from The Japan Foundation New York, The World Cosplay Summit, and Curator Diana Tolin
SEPT 9 -NOV 3, 2022 MON - FRI 9AM - 5PM JICC

Explore the amazing world of... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_11D_Emb_Japan_Manga24DC -- Embassy of Japan -- JICC -- Manga Pop-Up
Come visit the JICC for our August Manga Pop-Up!
Bring your own manga or mobile device to read on!
We have manga samplers featuring Kodansha's latest and greatest titles, an online manga & Japanese book library courtesy of The Japan Foundation, and tatami mattress lounging area. Sign up for JF Digital...
2022_DC_Emb_Lithuania10DC -- Embassy of Lithuania
2022_DC_Emb_Lithuania_K8DC -- Embassy of Lithuania -- Fence Exhibit: Kaunas -- European Capital of Culture 2022
2022_08_20C1_Emb_MexicoCI99DC -- Embassy of Mexico -- Mexican Cultural Institute
2022_DC_Emb_MexCIX_5May_22050534DC -- Embassy of Mexico -- Mexican Cultural Institute -- Event: Cinco de Mayo (160th anniversary)
I wasn't invited to the event but I observed the outside celebration.

Cinco de Mayo
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for "Fifth of May") is a yearly celebration held on May 5, which commemorates the anniversary of Mexico's victory over the Second French Empire at the...
2022_08_20C3_Emb_MexCIX_Mascaras110DC -- Embassy of Mexico -- Mexican Cultural Institution -- Exhibit: MÁSCARAS De Juana Collection
MÁSCARAS De Juana Collection
August 20, 2022 - ???
Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of masks by visiting our new exhibition MÁSCARAS De Juana Collection: more than sixty masks brought from different regions of Mexico and generously donated to the Mexican Cultural Institute by Mr. Carlos De...
2022_08_20C2_Emb_MexCIX_Sonora63DC -- Embassy of Mexico -- Mexican Cultural Institution -- Exhibit: Sonora A Treasure to Discover
With the month of July, we welcome the cultural, gastronomic, and artisanal richness of the second largest state of Mexico, Sonora! Join us this July 7 to 17 to learn more about this place famous for its beautiful desert and beach landscapes, the majestic peaks of the Sierra Madre Occidental mountain...
2022_DC_Emb_Peru1DC -- Embassy of Peru
2022_DC_Emb_Peru_Mestizos37DC -- Embassy of Peru -- Exhibit: Los Mestizos: Survivors of History
At the Embassy of Peru in the United States, Peruvian artist Inti Pachurin will exhibit over 20 photographs that highlight the importance of "Mestizo" culture throughout Peru.
Inti’s artistic proposal, Los Mestizos: Survivors of History, will be exhibited for the first time in Washington, D.C., from...
2022_DC_Emb_Poland6DC -- Embassy of Poland
A car crashed through the gates surrounding the Polish Embassy in Washington Tuesday [March 8] night. It happened the same day that Poland offered to provide to Ukraine its Soviet-era MiG-29 fighter jets to Ukraine.
According to eyewitnesses “A woman just drove her car into the gates of the Polish...
2022_DC_Emb_Poland_Colca24DC -- Embassy of Poland -- Fence Exhibit: 40th Anniversary of the First Descent into Peru's Colca Canyon
40th Anniversary of the First Descent into Peru's Colca Canyon

The year 2021 marks the 40th anniversary of a historic sport and exploration achievement: the conquest and discovery of Colca Canyon, the deepest land gorge on Earth in 1981. A special exhibition celebrates the seven Poles who achieved...
2022_DC_Emb_Poland_Women15DC -- Embassy of Poland -- Fence Exhibit: Outstanding Polish Women
2022_DC_Emb_Poland_Polska15DC -- Embassy of Poland -- Fence Exhibit: Polska
2022_DC_Emb_Portugal26DC -- Embassy of Portugal
Portugal
Join us to learn more about Portugal while being delighted by food and wine. Listen to Portuguese songs, try our famous custard tarts, meet Portuguese artist Isabel Pavão, and enter to win a trip to Portugal!
The Portugese ambassador to the United States, Francisco Duarte Lopes, greeted...
2022_DC_Emb_Portugal_Pavao15DC -- Embassy of Portugal -- Exhibit: "Impressions Series" by Isabel Pavão
Exhibit: "Impressions Series" by Isabel Pavão

Isabel Pavão has a PhD in Arts from New York University and has lived and worked in New York since 1990. Her work is often exhibited in New York City, and in museums and galleries all over the world, and is owned by public and private collections...
2022_DC_Emb_Russia1DC -- Embassy of Russia
You had to pass the Russian Cultural Centre before reaching the Ukrainian House. I presume they promote Russian cultural aspects other than invasion, rape, murder, poison, genocide, computer hacking, authoritarian and corrupt leadership, oligarchies, alcoholism, and undermining foreign elections.
2022_08_28E_Emb_Russia48DC -- Embassy of Russia (and surrounding houses)
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Arts96DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_PollinO_22042291DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Event: Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren -- Opening Event
Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren
In Around Pollinators, environmental Spanish artist Lucía Loren raises a reflection on the fundamental role of native biotopes in generating resilience in the face of the serious threat of climate change.
With this purpose in mind, Lucía Loren proposes the creation of...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Anap_22021671DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Event: Illustrating Spain in the US: the comic art of Anapurna
Illustrating Spain in the US: the comic art of Anapurna
Spanish comic author Anapurna shares the insights of her creative process and discuss comic art in a conversation with Warren Bernard, executive director of Small Press Expo.

Commissioned by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain and...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Terraza_220609156DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Event: La Terraza 2022
La Terraza 2022
After its first edition in 2019, the Cultural Office Summer Party “La Terraza” is back with live music by the Spanish band Dry Martina, multiple exhibitions, Mahou beer, and more.
Celebrated at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, a D.C. historic architectural landmark, La...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Serra33DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Exhibit: Celebration by Adolfo Serra
Celebration by Adolfo Serra
The fourth edition of “Not Your Regular Wall” hosts Spanish Illustrator Adolfo Serra as a guest of honor this year, on the 10th Anniversary of SPAIN arts & culture.

Not Your Regular Wall was born in 2018 with the purpose of giving Spanish artists the opportunity to...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Illus78DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Exhibit: Illustrating Spain in the US
Illustrating Spain in the US: the exhibition
“Illustrating Spain in the US” takes on a new shape, transcending the comic pages into an exhibition now available at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain.

Illustrating Spain in the US is a project that aims at highlighting the presence and...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_AmRev73DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Exhibit: Spain and the Support for the American Revolution
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_TransI16DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Exhibit: Transformando lo Físico: Indoors
We would like to invite you to the VIP opening of "Transformando lo Físico: Indoors", an exhibition that features 12 works by Spanish creators inspired by our building’s façade.
Each work was displayed for one month in the front garden, allowing the spectator to reflect, observe, and compare the piece...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_TransIO_22050558DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Exhibit: Transformando lo Físico: Indoors -- Opening Reception
We would like to invite you to the VIP opening of "Transformando lo Físico: Indoors", an exhibition that features 12 works by Spanish creators inspired by our building’s façade.
Each work was displayed for one month in the front garden, allowing the spectator to reflect, observe, and compare the piece...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Asturias34DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Exhibit: Visions of Asturias
Visions of Asturias
“Visions of Asturias” is an exhibition that illustrates the distinctive and personal vision of four different Spanish National Photography Prize winners of this particular region in northern Spain, displayed at the Cultural’s Center fence.
Visions of Asturias is a longstanding...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_50Foto28DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Fence Exhibit: 50 Fotografias con Historia
50 fotografías con historia
“50 Fotografías con Historia,” an open air-exhibition at our Cultural Center’s exterior fence, reviews the history of photography in the last 80 years in Spain.

50 fotografías con historia takes a look at the last 80 years of this discipline in Spain through its key...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Pollin48DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Lawn Exhibit: Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren
Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren
In “Around Pollinators,” environmental Spanish artist Lucía Loren raises a reflection on the fundamental role of native biotopes in generating resilience in the face of the serious threat of climate change.
With this purpose in mind, Lucía Loren proposes the creation...
2022_DC_Emb_Spain_Transform12DC -- Embassy of Spain -- Spain Arts & Culture -- Lawn Exhibit: Transformando lo físico
Transformando lo físico
“Transformando lo Físico” invites 12 Spanish creators to come up with 12 different artistic proposals for the façade of our building that will be shown monthly in the garden, allowing a dialog between the building and its representation.
The security measures derived from the...
2022_DC_Emb_Ukraine138DC -- Embassy of Ukraine (Ukraine House)
BONUS EVENT: A key focus for the European Union has been supporting Ukraine. This Saturday, the Ukraine House at 2134 Kalorama Road NW will also be open for visitors to learn more about Ukrainian culture and the ramifications of the current war.
2022_DC_Emb_Ukraine_50Inv112DC -- Embassy of Ukraine (Ukraine House) -- Exhibit: 50 Inventions, Bestowed by Ukraine to the World
OUR GOAL IS TO TURN UKRAINE INTO THE COUNTRY OF INNOVATIONS
The idea of launching the project “50 inventions bestowed by Ukraine to the world” was nurtured by myself for a long time, and was discussed at different levels, meetings, etc. Ukrainians granted the world with many science and technology...
2022_DC_EU_Open_2205146DC -- EU Open House
2022_09_18B_In_America2_Anniv113DC -- Event: In America: Remember -- One Year Reunion
Hi all,
It's been a year exactly and we thought it would be nice to gather on the Mall, back at the installation site, to catch up, remember, and reflect. And eat pizza. We'll meet tomorrow (Sunday 9/18) at 6:00pm where the white volunteer tent was staged and find a spot nearby. And stay 'till sunset.... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Thoughts_Prayers_22032499DC -- Event: Thoughts and Prayers (March for Our Lives) @ Mall
Today, on the four-year anniversary of our historic march on Washington, we ( March For Our Lives ) returned to DC to show that “thoughts and prayers” from politicians are not enough. MFOL activists and survivors of the Parkland shooting placed over 1,100 body bags on the mall in front of the Capitol...
2022_DC_FAA4DC -- Federal Aviation Administration HQ (600 and 800 Independence Ave SW)
2022_DC_FDIC5DC -- Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
2022_DC_2100Penn7DC -- Foggy Bottom -- 2100 Pennsylvania Ave NW
2022_DC_Braddocks_Rock8DC -- Foggy Bottom -- Braddock's Rock
2022_DC_Engine237DC -- Foggy Bottom -- Engine Company 23 (2119 G St NW)
2022_DC_USRes0985DC -- Foggy Bottom -- US Reservation 98 (Virginia Ave.between 25th & G Sts., NW)
2022_DC_USTR4DC -- Foggy Bottom -- USTR Building (Winder Building) (604 17th St. NW)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_DC_Foggy_Bottom6DC -- Foggy Bottom neighborhood
2022_DC_FDouglass_Bridge24DC -- Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge
Pink-lit for cherry blossoms.
2022_DC_SIFG_Falcons34DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Falcons: The Art of the Hunt
Falcons: The Art of the Hunt
January 15, 2022 – July 17, 2022
Swift, fierce, and loyal, falcons have been celebrated for their exceptional qualities for millennia. In ancient Egypt, they were closely associated with Horus, the god of the heavens. By the early eighth-century in Syria, falcons were...
2022_08_28C1_SIFG_Feathered79DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Feathered Ink
Feathered Ink
August 27, 2022 – January 29, 2023
Across three galleries, Feathered Ink explores how Japanese artists have experimented over several centuries with different brush techniques in their depictions of avian subjects. Drawing from the Freer Gallery of Art's extensive collection of...
2022_11_24D2_SIFG_Feathered14DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Feathered Ink
Feathered Ink
August 27, 2022 – January 29, 2023
Across three galleries, Feathered Ink explores how Japanese artists have experimented over several centuries with different brush techniques in their depictions of avian subjects. Drawing from the Freer Gallery of Art's extensive collection of... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_21C2_SIFG_Courtyard2DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Inner Courtyard
2022_11_24D3_SIFG_Courtyard4DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Inner Courtyard (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_28C3_SIFG_Tessai24DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Meeting Tessai: Modern Japanese Art from the Cowles Collection
Meeting Tessai: Modern Japanese Art from the Cowles Collection
August 13, 2022 – February 18, 2024
Tomioka Tessai (1836–1924) exemplifies the modern Japanese painter. Contemporaries praised his avant-garde works, yet Tessai created his nonconformist paintings in a traditional way, basing them on...
2022_DC_SIFG_Zen74DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Mind Over Matter: Zen in Medieval Japan
Mind Over Matter: Zen in Medieval Japan
March 5, 2022 – July 24, 2022
This exhibition showcases the breadth of the museum’s medieval Zen collections, highlighting rare and striking works from Japan and China to illustrate the visual, spiritual, and philosophical power of Zen. Rooted in the culture of...
2022_08_28C5_SIFG_Peacock18DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Peacock Room
2022_09_21C3_SIFG_Peacock20DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Peacock Room
The Peacock Room Comes to America
September 3, 2022 – Indefinitely
In 1876, shipping magnate Frederick Leyland hired his friend, artist James McNeill Whistler, to redecorate the dining room of his London townhouse. Leyland also used the space to display his prized collection of Chinese blue-and-white...
2022_08_28C2_SIFG_Rinpa1DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Rinpa: Creativity Across Time and Space
Rinpa: Creativity Across Time and Space
August 20, 2022 – February 5, 2023
The Japanese painting movement now known as Rinpa was a loose association of artists that began around the dawn of the seventeenth century and continued into the nineteenth century. Their aesthetic came to define an almost...
2022_11_24D1_SIFG_Rinpa25DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Exhibit: Rinpa: Creativity Across Time and Space
Rinpa: Creativity Across Time and Space
September 17, 2022 – February 5, 2023
The Japanese painting movement now known as Rinpa was a loose association of artists that began around the dawn of the seventeenth century and continued into the nineteenth century. Their aesthetic came to define an almost... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_28C4_SIFG3DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_DC_SIFG8DC -- Freer Gallery of Art -- Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_DC_On_Feet_22050791DC -- GALA Hispanic Theatre press conference for "On Your Feet!" (w/Emilio Estefan, Gloria Estefan, Hugo Medrano, and Luis Salgado)
GALA Hispanic Theatre invites you to the press conference with Emilio Estefan, Gloria Estefan, Hugo Medrano (GALA’s Producing Artistic Director), and Luis Salgado (Director and Choreographer) about the world premiere in Spanish of the Broadway musical ON YOUR FEET! La historia de Emilio y Gloria Estefan...
2022_DC_Georgetown_Amazon1DC -- Georgetown -- Amazon Books (store)
Amazon had decided to close their in-person bookstores and this one in Georgetown had become a Nike store.
2022_DC_GAHM3DC -- German-American Heritage Museum
2022_DC_Golden_Streets44DC -- Golden Streets (Golden Triangle Tree Box Garden Contest)
2022_DC_Golden_Haiku479DC -- Golden (Triangle) Haiku (2022)
On my first scavenger hunt through the 40+ blocks that make up the Golden Triangle BID, I managed to photograph 56 different haikus (out of the 200 out there).
On my second scavenger hunt through the 40+ blocks that make up the Golden Triangle BID, I'm now up to having photographed 104 of the 200...
2022_10_27G2_Safer50DC -- GWU -- Elliott School -- Event: Are We Safer Today?" The 9/11 Commission Documentary
Come Watch the D.C. Premiere of Are We Safer Today?" The 9/11 Commission Documentary
In this new documentary, the members of the 9/11 Commission reunite to reflect on the largest investigation in U.S. history and to assess our nation’s progress over the last 20 years. A 60-minute director's cut will be... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_20B1_GWU_Museum_ArtistDC57DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: An Artist's Washington
An Artist's Washington
Through March 25, 2023
Landscapes from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection show how artists past and present look beyond iconic landmarks to depict neighborhood streetscapes and natural features of the capital city.

About the Exhibition
Washington, D.C. is most... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_GWU_Museum_Edge57DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: At the Water's Edge: DC and the Potomac
At the Water's Edge: DC and the Potomac
Through August 27, 2022
Washington, D.C.’s history is intertwined with the Potomac River, which flows for hundreds of miles through Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia before emptying into the Chesapeake Bay. This exhibition of historical maps,...
2022_10_20B3_GWU_Museum_Salon46DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: Downstairs Salon
I had never been down the stairs in the Albert Small section but they had a salon-type area of framed prints and engravings. (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_20B4_GWU_Museum_KoreanF64DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: Korean Fashion: From Royal Court to Runway
Korean Fashion: From Royal Court to Runway
Through December 22, 2022
Innovations in fashion, music, film, and other arts have propelled Korea to the forefront of the world’s creative stage. This major exhibition explores the extraordinary transformation of Korean costume and fashion over the last 125... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_20B2_GWU_Museum_PennAve64DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: Life on Pennsylvania Avenue
Life on Pennsylvania Avenue
Through March 25, 2023
Take a walk down Pennsylvania Avenue through photographs, prints and artifacts from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection. From the White House to the Capitol, this exhibition explores the federal buildings and businesses that lined America’s... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_GWU_Museum_Maps34DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: The Language of Maps
The Language of Maps
Through August 27, 2022
Before the digital age, generations of explorers, governments, scientists and travelers relied on printed maps for navigation, urban planning, military strategy and more. Drawing from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection, this exhibition brings...
2022_DC_GWU_Museum_Treasure30DC -- GWU -- Museum and Textile Museum -- Exhibit: Treasures from the Albert H. Small Collection
Treasures from the Albert H. Small Collection
Ongoing
Visit the Albert H. Small Gallery to explore the history of Washington, D.C., through this selection of maps, letters, prints and artifacts from the museum’s Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection.

About the Display:
Highlights of the...
2022_DC_GWU_Art10DC -- GWU -- Public Art
2022_10_27G1_GWU17DC -- GWU (George Washington University) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_GWU8DC -- GWU (George Washington University)
2022_DC_Longfellow3DC -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Memorial
2022_DC_Wuerker_220425101DC -- Herblock Party (2022) @ Matt Wuerker's
The great, the legendary, Lalo Alcaraz is the winner of this year’s Herblock Prize. The ceremony on Tuesday, April 26th is limited, but luckily he’s getting into town the weekend before… so we get to have him over for a party on Monday, April 25th.
Artist-type folks shown here include: Carolyn...
2022_11_24A2_Hero_Art_Project31DC -- Hero Art Project @ National Mall
Hero Art Project - National Mall
Thursday, November 10, 2022 – Monday, November 28, 2022
The Hero Art Project is on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. November 10-28, 2022. View our collection of 100+ portraits of healthcare heroes who lost their lives while fighting COVID-19 and saving the lives... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26B3_Hero_Art_Project26DC -- Hero Art Project @ National Mall
Hero Art Project - National Mall
Thursday, November 10, 2022 – Monday, November 28, 2022
The Hero Art Project is on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. November 10-28, 2022. View our collection of 100+ portraits of healthcare heroes who lost their lives while fighting COVID-19 and saving the lives... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24C2_SIHIR_Window120DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: A Window Suddenly Opens: Contemporary Photography in China
A Window Suddenly Opens: Contemporary Photography in China
November 4, 2022 – January 7, 2024
A Window Suddenly Opens: Contemporary Photography in China is the Hirshhorn’s first survey of photography by leading multigenerational Chinese artists made between the 1990s and 2000s. The exhibition... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_28A2_SIHIR_Belief60DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Barbara Kruger: Belief + Doubt
2022_11_24C1_SIHIR_Purple17DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: John Akomfrah: Purple
John Akomfrah: Purple
Nov 23, 2022–January 2024
"John Akomfrah: Purple" introduces the artist’s largest ever video installation, an immersive six-channel work, to Washington D.C. for the first time.
An enveloping, hour-long symphony of image and sound, “Purple” (2017) weaves together original film... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24C3_SIHIR_Anderson451DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Laurie Anderson: Four Talks (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24C4_SIHIR_Curtain10DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Nicolas Party: Draw the Curtain
Nicolas Party: Draw the Curtain
September 18, 2021 Through Spring 2022
The exterior of the Hirshhorn’s iconic cylindrical building will be the site of internationally renowned Swiss artist Nicolas Party’s newest artwork. Draw the Curtain (2021) will wrap 360 degrees around the temporary scaffolding... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_28A3_SIHIR_Eternity45DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: One with Eternity: Yayoi Kusama in the Hirshhorn Collection
One with Eternity: Yayoi Kusama in the Hirshhorn Collection
April 1, 2022 – November 27, 2022
The Hirshhorn has been collecting the prolific work of Yayoi Kusama since 1996. Our 2017 survey of her work traveled to five North American art museums, introducing Kusama’s spellbinding visions to record...
2022_DC_SIHIR_Eternity75DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: One with Eternity: Yayoi Kusama in the Hirshhorn Collection
One with Eternity: Yayoi Kusama in the Hirshhorn Collection
April 1, 2022 – November 27, 2022
The Hirshhorn has been collecting the prolific work of Yayoi Kusama since 1996. Our 2017 survey of her work traveled to five North American art museums, introducing Kusama’s spellbinding visions to record...
2022_08_07C1_SIHIR_Revisions139DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Put It This Way: (Re)Visions of the Hirshhorn Collection
Put It This Way: (Re)Visions of the Hirshhorn Collection
August 2, 2022 – Fall 2023
Put It This Way is devoted to the work of nearly 50 women and nonbinary artists in the Hirshhorn’s collection. The exhibition brings together almost a century of work in a range of media drawn exclusively from the...
2022_08_07C2_SIHIR_Gilliam4DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Sam Gilliam: Full Circle
Sam Gilliam: Full Circle
May 25, 2022 – September 11, 2022
Sam Gilliam: Full Circle pairs a series of circular paintings (or tondos) created in 2021 with “Rail” (1977), a landmark painting in the Hirshhorn’s permanent collection. Gilliam’s first solo exhibition at the Hirshhorn reflects the breadth of...
2022_DC_SIHIR_Gilliam28DC -- Hirshhorn Museum -- Exhibit: Sam Gilliam: Full Circle
Sam Gilliam: Full Circle
May 25, 2022 – September 11, 2022
Sam Gilliam: Full Circle pairs a series of circular paintings (or tondos) created in 2021 with “Rail” (1977), a landmark painting in the Hirshhorn’s permanent collection. Gilliam’s first solo exhibition at the Hirshhorn reflects the breadth of...
2022_08_28A1_SIHIR3DC -- Hirshhorn Museum (Inside)
2022_DC_IHS103DC -- Innovative Housing Showcase (2022) @ Mall
Innovative Housing Showcase
June 10-12, 2022
The Innovative Housing Showcase is a three-day event featuring new building technologies and housing solutions that are making housing more innovative, resilient, and affordable for American families. More than 2,500 people, including policymakers, housing...
2022_DC_Kennedy_Center53DC -- John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2022_DC_Kennedy_CenterVw102DC -- John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts -- Views from...
2022_11_24F2_LA_Small12DC -- Judiciary Square -- Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_LA_Small16DC -- Judiciary Square -- Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum
2022_08_11B1_St_Marys_CC3DC -- Judiciary Square -- Saint Mary, Mother of God Catholic Church (727 Fifth Street, NW)
2022_08_11B2_Judiciary2DC -- Judiciary Square neighborhood
2022_09_20B_Judiciary3DC -- Judiciary Square neighborhood
2022_11_13B1_Judiciary4DC -- Judiciary Square neighborhood (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Judiciary8DC -- Judiciary Square neighborhood
2022_DC_Kennedy_Imagining_22063061DC -- Kennedy Center -- Event: Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascoting Film Screening
Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascoting Film Screening
REACH Lawn GA
Outdoor screening of Imagining the Indian: The Fight Against Native American Mascoting. This documentary that examines the movement that is ending the use of Native American names, logos, and mascots in the...
2022_DC_Kennedy_50th19DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: 50h Anniversary Signs
2022_09_18C1_Kennedy_AAI220DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: Art and Ideals: President John F. Kennedy
Art and Ideals: President John F. Kennedy
A New Permanent Exhibit Located in the JFK Gallery
Located in the heart of President Kennedy’s living memorial, this immersive exhibit uses the latest in digital technology to explore how the arts infused and informed the Kennedy presidency.

“The life of... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Kennedy_Beethoven16DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: Beethoven Symphonies Abstracted: Mo Willems
Beethoven Symphonies Abstracted: Mo Willems
Hall of Nations
Inspired by the genius of Ludwig van Beethoven, inaugural Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence Mo Willems exhibits a series of large-scale abstractions influenced by each of the composer’s nine symphonies. This is your chance to “see”...
2022_DC_Kennedy_Coal139DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: Coal + Ice
COAL + ICE Exhibition
March 15–April 23, 2022 at the REACH at the Kennedy Center
Featuring an immersive 30,000 square foot documentary photography exhibition visualizing the climate crisis with performances, workshops, panel discussions, and educational programs.
Asia Society and the John F. Kennedy...
2022_DC_Kennedy_Merge20DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: MERGE
MERGE Exhibition
Hall of Nations
MERGE, an exhibition of artwork that considers the intersections, juxtaposition and combinations of creative process and disability identity. This exhibit displays artwork by 15 emerging artists. MERGE is on display to the public free of charge. The result of a...
2022_DC_Kennedy_TribalF27DC -- Kennedy Center -- Exhibit: Tribal Nations Flag Exhibit
Tribal Nations Flag Exhibit
June 30–July 20, Hall of States
More than 100 Tribal Nation flags will be on display in the Hall of States, on loan from both the National Museum of the American Indian and First Peoples Fund collections. As nations within a nation, this is the first-time native flags will...
2022_DC_Stewart_22042466DC -- Kennedy Center -- Mark Twain Prize (2022 -- Jon Stewart)
The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Celebrating Jon Stewart

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has presented the 23rd annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor to Jon Stewart
The Prize was awarded at a gala performance featuring some of the biggest names in comedy at the Kennedy...
2022_DC_Kennedy_Reach57DC -- Kennedy Center Reach
2022_DC_Kennedy_Lanterns_220206165DC -- Kennedy Center Reach -- Event: REACH Winter Lanterns
The REACH Winter Lanterns
The REACH glows again with the return of Winter Lanterns, a free display of approximately 100 stunning lanterns made up of 10,000 colored LED lights, all crafted by Chinese artisans.
Presented in collaboration with Kaleido Arts & Entertainment Group LLC
REACH Winter Lanterns...
2022_DC_Korean_War115DC -- Korean War Veterans Memorial
2022_DC_Korean_War_Mem_22053030DC -- Korean War Veterans Memorial -- Event: Memorial Day observance
2022_10_12B2_Lafayette_Square1DC -- Lafayette Square (by White House) area (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Lafayette_Square56DC -- Lafayette Square (by White House) area
2022_DC_Le_Droit1DC -- Le Droit neighborhood
2022_09_16B3_LOC_Brazil33DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Brazilian Bicentennial
Brazilian Bicentennial
Explore the story of Brazilian Independence through the lens of the history of printing and publishing. During its time as a colony, printing was completely forbidden in Brazil, with any and all texts on Brazil coming from outside of the colony. While laws and decrees emanated... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_16B2_LOC_Ike32DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Essence of Leadership
Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Essence of Leadership
Dwight David Eisenhower was a heralded military commander who strove for peace as a two-term U.S. president. His strong leadership ethos guided him throughout his career and was the critical factor in helping him surmount challenges when his career...
2022_DC_LOC_GershwinP24DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Gershwin Prize
2022_DC_LOC_Olmsted59DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): Olmsted Bicentennial
Olmsted Bicentennial: A Library of Congress Exhibition
Hosted by The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
March 15 – June 4, 2022
Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, Great Hall, East and West galleries
The Olmsted Bicentennial exhibit at the Library of Congress highlights...
2022_09_16B4_LOC_Grant16DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Agile): War and Peace: Ulysses S. Grant at 200
2022_DC_LOC_Geppi65DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Graphic Arts): Geppi Gems
Geppi Gems
September 21, 2021-ongoing
COMIC BOOKS have permeated almost every popular entertainment medium in the United States. When Stephen A. Geppi opened the Geppi Entertainment Museum in Baltimore, Maryland, in 2006, he sought to show how comic books—much like newspapers, television, motion...
2022_09_16B1_LOC_Herblock22DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Herblock Gallery (2022)
2022_10_20D2_LOC_Herblock33DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Herblock Gallery (2022) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_LOC_Herblock24DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Herblock Gallery (2022)
2022_DC_LOC_Mapping15DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Mapping a Growing Nation: Western States
2022_DC_LOC_Ostrich95DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Not an Ostrich: & Other Images from America's Library
Not an Ostrich: & Other Images from America's Library
Opened March 23, 2022
NOT AN OSTRICH: & OTHER IMAGES FROM AMERICA’S LIBRARY, organized by the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles and drawn from the photography collections of the Library of Congress, presents a taste of this...
2022_09_16B5_LOC_Ext6DC -- Library of Congress -- Exterior Images
2022_DC_LOC_Int1DC -- Library of Congress -- Miscellaneous interior areas
2022_10_20D1_LOC_GH4DC -- Library of Congress -- Room: The Great Hall (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_LOCVw3DC -- Library of Congress -- Views from...
2022_DC_Lincoln_Reflect_22062727DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: An Evening of Reflection at the Cottage
An Evening of Reflection at the Cottage
As we all work to process today's monumental decision, we will be keeping the Cottage open late this coming Monday, June 27th, as a secular, non-partisan gathering place. Join us to reflect on how to move forward in this moment of division.
4:30-6:30pm: Cottage...
2022_DC_Ideas_Forum_220413154DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Lincoln Ideas Forum (2022) -- Grief and Loss
Grief & Loss
Our 7th annual Lincoln Ideas Forum brings together experts and the public to explore the present-day ramifications of Lincoln's ideas.
Grief is part of our origin story at President Lincoln’s Cottage. After losing their 11- year-old son Willie in February of 1862, Abraham and Mary...
2022_09_09D1_Lincoln_Movies24DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Movie Night at President Lincoln's Cottage ("Onward")
Movie Night at President Lincoln's Cottage
Join us on the lawn for family-friendly movies at President Lincoln's Cottage!
This fall, join us for free film screenings on the lawn of Lincoln's summer residence. Among other things, the Lincoln family came to the Cottage to relax and enjoy each other's...
2022_09_28B2_Two_Faces102DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Two Faces Comedy Series: Murder! Murder! Intrigue!...Trivia?
Murder! Murder! Intrigue!...Trivia?
Trivia night meets murder mystery in hilarious interactive whodunit, The Answer is Murder, as part of our annual Two Faces Comedy Series.
Imagine: you’re at trivia night matching wits against friends and strangers when a competitor suddenly drops dead. A murder... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Lincoln_YNC_220512176DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Youth Naturalization Ceremony
In partnership with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), President Lincoln's Cottage hosted a special youth naturalization ceremony on May 12, 2022. Lincoln believed that America offered immigrants the full realization of its founding promises and a fair chance to succeed,...
2022_09_28B1_Lincoln_Cottage14DC -- Lincoln Cottage (at the Armed Forces Retirement Home)
2022_DC_Lincoln_Cottage7DC -- Lincoln Cottage (at the Armed Forces Retirement Home)
2022_DC_Lincoln_Mem29DC -- Lincoln Memorial
2022_DC_Lincoln_Mem1003DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Centennial
2022_DC_LincolnM100_220522453DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- Event: Lincoln Memorial Centennial Celebration
Lincoln Memorial Centennial Celebration, May 22, 2022
Building on Lincoln’s Vision of Unity and Equality

Musical Prelude: United States Marine Band Brass Quintet
Master of Ceremonies: David J. Kent, President, Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia
Welcome: Charles Sams III, Director, National...
2022_DC_Lincoln_Mem_VAU_2205303DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- VAU Fallen Heroes Memorial
2022_DC_Lincoln_MemV6DC -- Lincoln Memorial -- View from...
2022_DC_Free_LibraryDC3DC -- Little Free Library
Outside of the Woodrow Wilson House
2022_DC_Logan_Barbie_Pond19DC -- Logan Circle -- Barbie Pond on Avenue Q (1454-1/2 Q St. NW)
2022_DC_NCCC2DC -- Logan Circle -- Natl City Christian Church (5 Thomas Circle, NW)
2022_DC_Whitman_Walker_LIZ9DC -- Logan Circle -- Whitman-Walker at LIZ
2022_DC_Logan1DC -- Logan Circle neighborhood (but not Logan Statue)
2022_11_26B4_Carlton_Moxley6DC -- Mall -- Carlton Moxley (@CarltonMoxley) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_ICAR10DC -- Mall -- Event: ICAR exhibit
2022_DC_WCCanal88DC -- Mall -- Lockkeepers House (Washington City Canal House)
2022_DC_March_4RL_Crowd_220611270DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Crowd
2022_DC_March_4RL_GVM_22061158DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Gun Violence Memorial
2022_DC_March_4RL_Wrap_22061166DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Left behind banners
2022_DC_March_4RL_Prep_2206105DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Setting up for the event the following day
2022_DC_March_4RL_Stage_22061199DC -- Mall -- March For Our Lives (2022) -- Stage
Speakers included Muriel Bowser, David Hogg, US Congress member Cori Bush, Rebecca Pringle (National Education Association president), Randi Weingarten (American Federation of Teachers president), and X Gonzalez
2022_DC_Stables22DC -- Mall -- U.S. Park Police Horse Stables and Education Center
2022_DC_March_Climate_22042237DC -- March: Climate Justice march downtown
2022_DC_Puebla_Love_220502266DC -- Mariachi and Opera @ Amigo Mio
Exclusive invite for our friends & colleagues: From DC to Puebla with Love
Mariachi and Opera @ Amigo Mio
Join us as we debut our latest production with the Walking Tenor Jesus Daniel Hernandez and Mariachi Misterio. We invite you to join us.
Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo in advance with Teatro del...
2022_DC_MemDay_Parade_22053082DC -- Memorial Day Parade (2022)
The National Memorial Day Parade returns LIVE in 2022! For the first time since 2019, the parade returns to Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC, in the nation’s largest Memorial Day salute to the men and women who have sacrificed for our country.
Attend the parade live, in person, or watch on...
2022_08_13A4_MBT5DC -- Metropolitan Branch Trail
2022_DC_MBT31DC -- Metropolitan Branch Trail
New section by Fort Totten
2022_11_20C2_Moment396DC -- Moment Magazine's 2022 Virtual Benefit & Awards Gala
2022 Virtual Benefit & Awards Gala
A Night to Celebrate Moment
Journalism * Music * Arts * Literature * Freedom
Welcome:
* German Ambassador Emily Haber
* Nadine Epstein, Moment Editor-in-Chief & CEO
* Robert Siegel, Master of Ceremonies
Award Recipients:
* Connie Krupin, Moment Community... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_12B4_MPA53DC -- Motion Picture Association (1600 I St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13B6_Mt_Vernon7DC -- Mt Vernon Triangle neighborhood (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_NAS6DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg
2022_DC_Einstein3DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Albert Einstein Memorial
2022_DC_NAS_Art16DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Art Highlights
2022_DC_NAS_African11DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: African Americans in Science, Engineering, and Medicine
2022_DC_NAS_Service23DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: In Service to the Nation
2022_DC_NAS_Mathemalchemy163DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: Mathemalchemy
Mathemalchemy
January 24, 2022 - June 12, 2022
NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., Upstairs Gallery
Mathemalchemy is a collaborative art installation conceived as the brainchild of mathematician and NAS and NAE member Ingrid Daubechies and fiber artist Dominique Ehrmann, and driven by the...
2022_DC_NAS_Progress56DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: Progress was Neither Swift Nor Easy
Progress was Neither Swift Nor Easy
Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine
NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., East Gallery
Women are underrepresented in most STEMM fields despite being half of the population and performing as well as, if not better than, men in math and science. Women...
2022_DC_NAS_Terrain22DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Exhibit: Terrain: Speaking of Home
Terrain: Speaking of Home
Artwork by Joe Feddersen
May 20, 2022 - September 30, 2022
NAS Building, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., West Gallery
Native American artist Joe Feddersen (Okanagan and Arrow Lakes) explores Indigenous landscapes and icons, and the complex relationship between contemporary...
2022_DC_NAS_Great_Hall7DC -- National Academy of Sciences Bldg -- Great Hall
2022_09_23A2_Childrens_Emotions141DC -- National Children's Museum -- Exhibit: Emotions at Play
Emotions at Play with Pixar’s Inside Out Exhibit Opens at National Children’s Museum in Downtown DC This Fall
September 6, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
From September 24, 2022 – January 8, 2023, families will recognize, explore, and express emotions through hands-on experiences inspired by the hit... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_23A1_Childrens_Museum23DC -- National Children's Museum @ Ronald Reagan Bldg
2022_DC_Pershing116DC -- National World War I Memorial (Pershing Park)
2022_10_14B8_SIAIR_Gall102A59DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 102: America by Air (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14B7_SIAIR_Gall103B112DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 103: (b) Early Flight (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14B6_SIAIR_Gall104B6DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 104/204: (b) West Gallery (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14B5_SIAIR_Gall105B2DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 105: (b) Innovations (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14B4_SIAIR_Gall106B46DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 106: (b) We All Fly (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14B3_SIAIR_Gall107B498DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 107: (b) Wright Brothers (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14C6_SIAIR_Enterprise31DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 108: U.S.S. Starship Enterprise Model (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14B2_SIAIR_Gall108B12DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 108: (b) South Lobby (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14C1_SIAIR_Gall203B71DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 203: (b) Nation of Speed (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14C2_SIAIR_Gall205B43DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 205: (b) Exploring the Planets (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14C3_SIAIR_Gall206B156DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 206: (b) Destination Moon (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14C4_SIAIR_Gall207B85DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 207: (b) One World Connected (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14C5_SIAIR_Gall208A3DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- Gallery 208: (a) Pioneers of Flight, Barron Hilton
The Spirit of St. Louis craft is being stored there during the reconstruction and you see it from a distance. (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_28B3_SIAIR_Bldg19DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
2022_10_14B1_SIAIR_Bldg55DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
The main building downtown reopened to the public on October 14 and I had a 10am timed ticket so I'd be one of the first to see it. At this point, eight of the 23 galleries are open, just over 34%. (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26E4_SIAIR_Bldg3DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SIAIR_Bldg47DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
2022_09_12B1_Archives_Sports299DC -- Natl Archives -- Exhibit: All American: The Power of Sports
All American: The Power of Sports
Friday, September 16, 2022 - Sunday, January 7, 2024
The power of sports has many applications. Sports unite people, teach values, and inspire hope and pride. In the United States, sports have powered efforts to bring citizens together, shape them, and project a... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_12A2_Archives3DC -- Natl Archives -- Exterior
2022_DC_Archives1DC -- Natl Archives -- Exterior
Preparation for July 4th event.
2022_09_12B3_Archives_SportsO126DC -- Natl Archives -- Pre-Opening Reception for "All American: The Power of Sports"
Please Join Us for a Pre-Opening Reception
The Acting Archivist of the United States Debra Steidel Wall and Chair and President of the National Archives Foundation Board Governor James Blanchard invite you to the preview reception for the exhibition
All American: The Power of Sports
Monday, September... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_12A3_Archives_Rotunda3DC -- Natl Archives -- Rotunda
2022_DC_Building_Gun56DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Gun Violence Memorial Project
Gun Violence Memorial Project
April 9, 2021–September 25, 2022
“You hear those numbers all the time, but you never tie names to them. I wanted you to see who my son was.”
-- Pamela Bosley, mother of Terrell Bosley, Co-founder of Purpose Over Pain

Memorials are works of art and architecture that...
2022_DC_Building_Notre42DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Notre-Dame de Paris: The Augmented Exhibition
Notre-Dame de Paris: The Augmented Exhibition
On Display April 15 – September 26, 2022
Notre-Dame de Paris: The Augmented Exhibition is an augmented reality immersion into the history and restoration of the revered cathedral produced by the innovative French start-up Histovery, in collaboration with...
2022_08_11A1_Building_Playhouse113DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Playhouse: The Wonder Of Shakespeare
Playhouse: The Wonder Of Shakespeare In The Great Hall
On Display July 1 – August 28, 2022
The National Building Museum and the Folger Shakespeare Library, in association with the University of South Carolina, invite you to step back in time with the Bard for the latest iteration of the Museum’s...
2022_08_11A2_Building_Wall154DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: The Wall/El Muro:
The Wall/El Muro:
What Is a Border Wall?
On Display Until November 6, 2022
The Wall/El Muro: What Is a Border Wall? examines the border wall from the perspective of architecture and design. By focusing on the built environment, visitors will understand that a border wall makes real—and...
2022_DC_Building_Wall128DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: The Wall/El Muro:
The Wall/El Muro:
What Is a Border Wall?
On Display Until November 6, 2022
The Wall/El Muro: What Is a Border Wall? examines the border wall from the perspective of architecture and design. By focusing on the built environment, visitors will understand that a border wall makes real—and...
2022_DC_Building_Transform21DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Transform DC
Transform DC
A collaboration with local artist Patrick McDonough, Transform DC is a mural project where students work collaboratively to create large scale murals that are installed either at their base school or as a part of a city-wide culminating installation. The murals are a part of the Transform...
2022_DC_CB_Parade_220409427DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Parade (2022)
The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade®
PRESENTED BY EVENTS DC
* Grand Marshal – Laz Alonso
* Strawberry Shortcake
* Peppa Pig
* Tag Team
* Taylor Dane
* Freddie Jackson
AND MORE!!

One of DC’s largest spectator events is back in 2022! The energy-filled Parade runs for 10 blocks...
2022_08_07B1_NGAEW_Bldg3DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Building and Public Space
2022_10_01B1_NGAEW_Bldg25DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Building and Public Space
The Calder piece is back up in the lobby.
2022_10_14D1_NGAEW_Bldg4DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Building and Public Space (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_NGAEW_Bldg24DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Building and Public Space
The east wing reopened in July.
2022_10_01B2_NGAEW_C2Create118DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Exhibit: Called to Create: Black Artists of the American South
Called to Create: Black Artists of the American South
September 18, 2022 – March 26, 2023
For decades Thornton Dial, James “Son Ford” Thomas, Lonnie Holley, Mary T. Smith, Purvis Young, and many other Black artists in the South worked with little recognition, often using recycled materials as their... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_28D_NGAEW_Night_Moods41DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Exhibit: Night Moods
Night Moods
June 30 – December 31, 2022
Shrouded in smoky grays and velvety blacks, marked by deep shadows, or shifting reflections illumined by the glow of moonlight, the night has been a continual source of artistic inspiration. These prints and photographs, exhibited with George Ault’s painting,...
2022_DC_NGAEW_City50DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Exhibit: The City
The City
Ongoing from February 20, 2020
East Building, Ground Level - Gallery 106A

Towering skyscrapers, massive steel bridges, and the hubbub of city streets captivated artists working in the first half of the twentieth century. Roaming the rapidly changing urban environment, they explored ways to...
2022_08_07B2_NGAEW_Double178DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Exhibit: The Double: Identity and Difference in Art since 1900
The Double: Identity and Difference in Art since 1900
July 10 – October 31, 2022
When two forms or images are presented together, our eyes can’t help but compare them. We “see double” and identify differences and similarities. The art of the double causes us to see ourselves seeing.
The Double is the...
2022_DC_NGAEW_WWoman100DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Exhibit: The Woman in White: Joanna Hiffernan and James McNeill Whistler
The Woman in White: Joanna Hiffernan and James McNeill Whistler
July 3 – October 10, 2022
Joanna Hiffernan’s close professional and personal relationship with artist James McNeill Whistler lasted more than two decades—yet who was she? She is featured in numerous works by Whistler, including his three...
2022_10_01B3_NGAEW_RT10DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Roof Terrace and View from...
2022_10_14D2_NGAEW_RT23DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- East Wing -- Roof Terrace and View from... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_NGA_Bldg2DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Building
For some reason, the NGA is one of the few buildings that puts up fencing around its building and the Mellon Fountain before Pennsylvania Avenue-centric marches and parades. These fences are up to protect the building from PRIDE.
2022_DC_NGA_Afro_Atlantic259DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Exhibit: Afro-Atlantic Histories
Afro-Atlantic Histories
April 10 – July 17, 2022
For centuries, artists have told and retold the complex histories of the African Diaspora. Explore this enduring legacy in the exhibition Afro-Atlantic Histories, which takes an in-depth look at the historical experiences and cultural formations of...
2022_DC_NGA_Silence56DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Exhibit: American Silence: The Photographs of Robert Adams
American Silence: The Photographs of Robert Adams
May 29 – October 2, 2022
For 50 years, Robert Adams (b. 1937) has made compelling, provocative, and highly influential photographs that show us the wonder and fragility of the American landscape, its inherent beauty, and the inadequacy of our response...
2022_10_14D5_NGA_Sargent_Spain360DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Exhibit: Sargent and Spain
Sargent and Spain
October 2, 2022 – January 2, 2023
Celebrated as the leading society portraitist of his era, John Singer Sargent influenced a generation of American painters. His personal captivation with Spain resulted in a remarkable body of work that documents his extensive travels from the north... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_07B3_NGA_Renaissance52DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Exhibit: The Renaissance in the North: New Prints and Perspectives
The Renaissance in the North: New Prints and Perspectives
July 3 – November 27, 2022
The region of northern Europe today known as Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, and the Netherlands experienced momentous social, political, and artistic transformation from 1450 through the early 1600s, a time now...
2022_10_14D3_NGA_Vermeer_Secrets80DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Exhibit: Vermeer’s Secrets
Vermeer’s Secrets
October 8, 2022 – January 8, 2023
Only about 35 paintings by Johannes Vermeer are known today. The National Gallery owns four works by or attributed to this beloved 17th-century Dutch artist: Woman Holding a Balance, A Lady Writing, Girl with the Red Hat, and Girl with a Flute.
For... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14D4_NGAP3DC -- Natl Gallery of Art -- West Wing -- Paintings (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_01A1_LawVCM161DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Areas Not Covered Elsewhere (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_01A7_LawVC_ETT20DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: Eliminate The Threat
2022_10_01A2_LawVCH228DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: History Time Capsules
History Time Capsules
Travel through time in this exhibit which showcases historical artifacts from the Museum’s collections. Learn about law enforcement officers across all eras of American history, including colonial days, the Wild West, the Prohibition Era, the Civil Rights movement, and into the... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_01A4_LawVC_C197DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: On the Front Lines: Law Enforcement and COVID-19
2022_10_01A5_LawVC_911122DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: Post 9/11: The Evolution of American Law Enforcement
Post-9/11: The Evolution of American Law Enforcement
9/11 was a devastating event that affected us all. Law enforcement took heroic action on that day to try to save lives – and in the days, months, and years after to prevent future attacks.
Since 9/11, law enforcement has come together – in... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_01A3_LawVCR53DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: Reel to Real
Reel to Real
Law Enforcement in Pop Culture
Reminisce as you browse mementos of law enforcement in pop culture – including toys, props, and memorabilia from some of the most iconic cop shows and movies over the years.
2022_10_01A8_LawVC_TTC89DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- Exhibit: Take The Case
Take The Case
This hands-on exhibit allows the visitor to simultaneously play the roles of forensic scientist and detective as they collect evidence, examine clues, and learn about what it takes to build a case using modern investigation techniques.
2022_10_01A6_LawVC_K920DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Museum -- K-9 Demonstration
2022_DC_Law27DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
2022_08_28B2_Mall8DC -- Natl Mall area
2022_11_26B6_Mall2DC -- Natl Mall area (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Mall43DC -- Natl Mall area
2022_DC_SIAfri_Nollywood40DC -- Natl Museum of African Art -- Exhibit: Iké Udé: Nollywood Portraits
Iké Udé: Nollywood Portraits
February 5, 2022 – February 28, 2023
Multimedia artist Iké Udé celebrates the luminescent beauty and mystique of African visionaries by turning his lens on the talented people who drive Nollywood, Nigeria’s $3 billion film industry. Known for his performative and...
2022_DC_SIAfri3DC -- Natl Museum of African Art -- Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_DC_SIAH_Daves_Dream17DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Dave's Dream
Dave's Dream
May 27, 2022 – Indefinitely
Dave’s Dream is a modified 1969 Ford LTD known as a “lowrider” and named for David Jaramillo of Chimayo, New Mexico, who began customizing this car in the 1970s. After his death, Jaramillo’s family and local artisans completed the modifications that he had...
2022_DC_SIAH_Sense87DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Discovery and Revelation: Religion, Science, and Making Sense of Things
Discovery and Revelation: Religion, Science, and Making Sense of Things
March 18, 2022 – March 1, 2023
Religious and scientific ideas have influenced each other in surprising ways throughout American history. This interaction of religious ideas with scientific and technological advances are one of the...
2022_DC_SIAH_GWStatue22DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Landmark Object: George Washington Statue, 1841
2022_DC_SIAH_Music_HerStory106DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Music HerStory: Women and Music of Social Change
Music HerStory: Women and Music of Social Change
June 22, 2022 – February 20, 2024
Women’s leadership in music and social change is central to the American story. From our earliest musical encounters to the formation of complex social identities, the American musical landscape would not be what it is...
2022_DC_SIAH_Big_Money55DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Really BIG Money
Really BIG Money
April 8, 2022 – TBA
This exhibition presents young visitors with really big money; that is, money that is large in size, quantity, or denomination. It features striking objects from the National Numismatic Collection, such as Swedish plate money, German billion-mark banknotes, a Roman...
2022_DC_SIAH_Muppets11DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: The Muppets Take American History
2022_DC_SIAH_Belong40DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: We Belong Here: Marking the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
We Belong Here: Marking the 50th Anniversary of Title IX
June 23, 2022 – Indefinitely
Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the federal legislation that unintentionally helped bring equality to sports, this 30-foot display case illuminates three athletes’ stories while a large mural and access to...
2022_DC_SIAH_Bldg28DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exterior Shots
New flags were added on Flag Day for the four territories run by the United States.
2022_DC_SIAH_Int8DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Miscellaneous Interior Shots
2022_DC_SIAH_Latino_Tree75DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Molina Family Latino Gallery -- Exhibit: Tree of Life (by Verónica Castillo)
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
June 18, 2022 – Indefinitely
First Floor East, Molina Family Latino Gallery of the National Museum of the American Latino Floor Plan
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States tells U.S. history from the perspectives of the diverse Latinas and...
2022_DC_SIAH_Latino278DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Molina Family Latino Gallery -- Exhibit: ¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States
June 18, 2022 – Indefinitely
First Floor East, Molina Family Latino Gallery of the National Museum of the American Latino Floor Plan
¡Presente! A Latino History of the United States tells U.S. history from the perspectives of the diverse Latinas and...
2022_11_24E1_SINH_Bldg8DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SINH_Bldg2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2022_DC_SINH_African_Voices176DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: African Voices
2022_11_24E2_SINH_Barro_Colorado72DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Barro Colorado Island 100 Years of Discoveries and Wonder
Barro Colorado Island 100 Years of Discoveries and Wonder
November 18, 2022 – TBA
Celebrate the 100th Birthday of Barro Colorado Island Research Station by immersing yourself in a Panamanian jungle! From monkeys to microbes, research on the “most studied piece of tropical real estate in the world”... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24E5_SINH_Nature_Book44DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature of the Book
Nature of the Book
November 11, 2022 – March 17, 2024
Nature of the Book explores books of the hand-press era (from the use of moveable type in Europe in about 1450 to the rise of mechanization in the 19th century) through the myriad natural materials—animal, vegetable, and mineral—that went into... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24E3_SINH_Outbreak281DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World (2nd Iteration)
Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World
November 3, 2022 – Indefinitely
Join epidemiologists, veterinarians, public health works, and citizens across the globe as they work together to identify viruses in animals and humans and contain infectious disease outbreaks. (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SINH_Human_Origins2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Human Origins
2022_DC_AmerInd_Singletary127DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight
Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight
January 28, 2022 – January 29, 2023
Preston Singletary: Raven and the Box of Daylight features works from internationally acclaimed artist Preston Singletary (Tlingit American, 1963), and tells the story of Raven, the creator of the world and giver of...
2022_11_24B5_AmerInd_Why_Serve5DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Why We Serve: Native Americans in the United States Armed Forces
Why We Serve: Native Americans in the United States Armed Forces
November 10, 2022 – November 30, 2023
Why We Serve honors the generations of Native Americans who have served in the armed forces of the United States—often in extraordinary numbers—since the American Revolution. For some, the Indigenous... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_AmerInd_Why_Serve81DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Why We Serve: Native Americans in the United States Armed Forces
Why We Serve: Native Americans in the United States Armed Forces
November 10, 2021–November 30, 2023
This poignant exhibition tells personal stories of Native Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Alaska Native veterans who have served in the armed forces of the United States—often in extraordinary...
2022_11_24B4_AmerInd_Int6DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Interior Areas Not Elsewhere Shown (such as Main Lobby) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_AmerInd_Int14DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Interior Areas Not Elsewhere Shown (such as Main Lobby)
2022_DC_AmerInd2DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Outside Areas
2022_DC_SIPM_BaseballC36DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Case): Baseball: America's Homerun (2 of 3) -- Counterfeits
Baseball: America's Homerun
April 9, 2022 – January 5, 2025
Level 2, Postmasters Gallery Floor Plan
The National Postal Museum presents a blockbuster exhibition exploring America’s national pastime. Featuring hundreds of U.S. and international stamps commemorating great players and historic moments,...
2022_DC_SIPM_BaseballM163DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (Gross Gallery 7): Baseball: America's Homerun (1 of 3) -- Main Gallery
Baseball: America's Homerun
April 9, 2022 – January 5, 2025
Level 2, Postmasters Gallery Floor Plan
The National Postal Museum presents a blockbuster exhibition exploring America’s national pastime. Featuring hundreds of U.S. and international stamps commemorating great players and historic moments,...
2022_DC_SIPM_BaseballS132DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Exhibit (MAI Galleries 2A): Baseball: America's Homerun (3 of 3) -- Stadiums
Baseball: America's Homerun
April 9, 2022 – January 5, 2025
Level 2, Postmasters Gallery Floor Plan
The National Postal Museum presents a blockbuster exhibition exploring America’s national pastime. Featuring hundreds of U.S. and international stamps commemorating great players and historic moments,...
2022_DC_SIPM3DC -- Natl Postal Museum -- Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_DC_WW2_VE77_220508171DC -- Natl World War II Memorial -- Event: V-E Day 77th Anniversary
World War Ii Veterans, Ukrainian Ambassador, And Others To Commemorate Victory In Europe Day At World War Ii Memorial
On Sunday, May 8, at 11:00 a.m. ET, Friends of the National World War II Memorial (Friends) and the National Park Service (NPS) will commemorate the 77th anniversary of the Allied...
2022_DC_SINZ_Cat3DC -- Natl Zoological Park -- Big Cats
2022_DC_SINZ_PandaVC13DC -- Natl Zoological Park -- Giant Panda Visitor Areas (David M. Rubenstein Family Giant Panda Habitat)
2022_DC_SINZ_Panda65DC -- Natl Zoological Park -- Giant Pandas
2022_DC_SINZ_Main6DC -- Natl Zoological Park -- Parts not covered elsewhere
2022_DC_SINZ_Art5DC -- Natl Zoological Park -- Public Art
2022_DC_SINZ_RPanda14DC -- Natl Zoological Park -- Red Pandas
2022_09_21A4_Newseum5DC -- Newseum
2022_10_14E1_Newseum14DC -- Newseum (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26B2_Newseum4DC -- Newseum (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Newseum44DC -- Newseum
2022_DC_SINMAA_Defining6DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (C2) Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: Era of Segregation 1876-1968
2022_DC_SINMAA_Slavery49DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (C3) Slavery and Freedom 1400-1877
2022_DC_SINMAA_Sports5DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (L3) Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
Jackie Robinson's jersey is temporarily there.
2022_DC_SINMAA_Expressions2DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (L4) Cultural Expressions
2022_DC_SINMAA_Reckoning32DC -- NMAAHC -- Exhibit: (L4) Visual Arts Gallery: Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
September 10, 2021 – Ongoing
Located in the museum’s Visual Art and the American Experience space, the exhibition explores the Black Lives Matter movement, violence against African Americans, and how art depicts Black resistance, resilience, and protest. The...
2022_DC_SINMAA2DC -- NMAAHC -- Exterior Images
2022_DC_SINMAA_Int6DC -- NMAAHC -- Interior Areas Not Covered Elsewhere
2022_DC_SINMAA_Vw4DC -- NMAAHC -- View from...
2022_09_10A2_CitizenM_NoMa56DC -- NoMa -- citizenM Washington DC NoMa (1222 1st Street NE)
2022_11_13B3_CitizenM_NoMa5DC -- NoMa -- citizenM Washington DC NoMa (1222 1st Street NE) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13B4_NoMa_UPass11DC -- NoMa -- Metro Underpasses (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_10A5_St_PhillipsBC12DC -- NoMa -- St. Phillip's Baptist Church (Old Location @ 1001 North Capitol St. NE)
2022_DC_Intelsat21DC -- North Cleveland Park -- Intelsat building (3400 Connecticut Ave NW)
2022_08_13A3_NoMa12DC -- North of Massachusetts Avenue (NoMa) neighborhood
2022_09_09B1_NoMa18DC -- North of Massachusetts Avenue (NoMa) neighborhood
2022_09_10A4_NoMa15DC -- North of Massachusetts Avenue (NoMa) neighborhood
2022_DC_Old_PostI13DC -- Old Post Office -- Inside (Pavilion / Hotel)
2022_DC_Old_PostV15DC -- Old Post Office -- Views from tower
2022_DC_Old_Post12DC -- Old Post Office / Trump Finger -- Outside
The former DC Trump Hotel was sold to Waldorf Astoria who quickly removed the coup leader's name from the structure. Lobbyists interested in greasing the wheels would get rooms at Trump's Hotel. It was also the only place that he got out of the car to walk during his one-term presidency. Except in a...
2022_10_21D4_Epiphany2DC -- Penn Qtr -- Church of the Epiphany (317 G St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_21C1_CBMSO99DC -- Penn Qtr -- Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office (437 7th St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_20C2_Engine024DC -- Penn Qtr -- Engine Company 02 (500 F St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26E3_FBI2DC -- Penn Qtr -- FBI Building (J. Edgar Hoover Bldg) (935 Penn Ave NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_FBI1DC -- Penn Qtr -- FBI Building (J. Edgar Hoover Bldg) (935 Penn Ave NW)
The former spoiled child president had refused to let the FBI headquarters move because a competing hotel chain wanted to bid for the property. This is how decisions were made during that corrupt regime.
2022_10_14E2_Hotel_Monaco2DC -- Penn Qtr -- Hotel Monaco (700 F St. NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_21A5_Indiana_Plaza13DC -- Penn Qtr -- Indiana Plaza
Large, Colorful Rotating Platforms Will Be at Franklin Park and Indiana Plaza
September 18–October 2, 2022
Washington, D.C. — The DowntownDC BID, in partnership with interactive destination company Creos, is thrilled to host Los Trompos, which mean “spinning tops” in Spanish. Free and available to all...
2022_DC_Indiana_Plaza7DC -- Penn Qtr -- Indiana Plaza
The DC Downtown BID has set up picnic tables in the park area.
2022_10_14E5_MLKLib_BB5DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Banned Books (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_MLKLib_Snowy32DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Beyond the Book: A Snowy Day
2022_08_13C2_MLKLib_Lion_Mouse15DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Beyond the Book: The Lion and The Mouse
Summer 2022 | The Lion and The Mouse
The highlighted book for Summer 2022 is The Lion and The Mouse by Jerry Pinkney. This 2009 wordless adaptation of an Aesop fable, tells a story of how an adventuresome mouse proves that even small creatures are capable of great deeds when he rescues the King of the...
2022_10_14E4_MLKLib_BF14DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Black Feminism (Kamala Harris shattered glass portrait) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_21D1_MLKLib_BF14DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Black Feminism (Kamala Harris shattered glass portrait) (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14E6_MLKLib_BLM_Plaza2DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: BLM Memorial Fence Artifact Collection
Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence Artifact Collection
Oct. 28, 2022 - Feb 24, 2023
The DC Public Library, in collaboration with its partners, presents a special exhibit to highlight The Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence Artifact Collection, a new digital collection comprised of 1600 images of posters,... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13C2_MLKLib_BLM_Plaza162DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: BLM Memorial Fence Artifact Collection
Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence Artifact Collection
Oct. 28, 2022 - Feb 24, 2023
The DC Public Library, in collaboration with its partners, presents a special exhibit to highlight The Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence Artifact Collection, a new digital collection comprised of 1600 images of posters,... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_MLKLib_Words57DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Invisible Words
Invisible Words
An exhibit featuring a thoughtfully curated collection of signs created by people experiencing homelessness, presented by the Ignatian Volunteer Corps and the Eleven Eleven Foundation.
This exhibit features a thoughtfully curated collection of signs created by people experiencing...
2022_DC_MLKLib_Mural55DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: The Making of the King Mural
The Making of the King Mural
Jan. 17 - Mar. 31, 2022
Learn about the Making of the iconic MLK Mural by Don Miller
The Making of the MLK Mural Exhibit tells the story of the iconic memorial to Dr. King’s life and work that hangs today in the Great Hall of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library...
2022_DC_MLKLib_Walking45DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: Walking with King
This was an exhibit in the children's section, consisting of 40 pages describing King's life and influences.
2022_DC_MLKLib_Politely45DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: We're Not Asking Politely
We're Not Asking Politely
Jan 17 - Mar 31, 2022
We Are Not Asking Politely: How letter writers won the campaign to rename the library tells the story of how D.C.'s downtown central library became the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library.
Only months after Dr. King's assassination, District...
2022_08_13C3_MLKLib_Migration145DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration
World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration
June 18—Aug. 28, 2022 | Great Hall East
Debuting at the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Library before a multi-year tour of U.S. libraries, World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration is a traveling exhibition that aims to change the public...
2022_DC_MLKLib_WWI32DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: WWI Memorial: Telling the Story
WWI Memorial: Telling the Story
Jan. 10 - Mar. 31, 2022

Have you ever visited the Washington, D.C. World War I Memorial on the National Mall? DC Public Library has a new exhibit dedicated to the District's World War I Memorial honoring the DC residents that served in the War.
In April 1917, when...
2022_DC_MLKLib_Rep117DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: (East Gallery) D.C. Represented
2022_DC_MLKLib_Voices7DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: (Middle Gallery) Voices of D.C. & Maps
2022_DC_MLKLib_Values38DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Exhibit: (West Gallery) A Revolution of Values
A Revolution of Values
In the MLK Library's new exhibit, you can explore the issues that moved D.C. activists and Martin Luther King Jr. to take action for justice.
By DC Public Library

“We must recognize that we can’t solve our problems until there is a radical redistribution of economic and...
2022_DC_MLKLib_Vw11DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library -- Roof and view from...
2022_08_13C1_MLKLib3DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (901 G St NW)
2022_10_14E3_MLKLib5DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (901 G St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13C1_MLKLib1DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (901 G St NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_MLKLib137DC -- Penn Qtr -- Martin Luther King Memorial Library (901 G St NW)
2022_DC_NMWA7DC -- Penn Qtr -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts (1250 New York Ave NW)
2022_DC_Warner_Theatre6DC -- Penn Qtr -- Warner Theatre (513 13th St NW)
2022_DC_Willard12DC -- Penn Qtr -- Willard InterContinental Washington (1401 Penn Ave NW)
2022_08_13A1_Penn_Qtr1DC -- Penn Quarter neighborhood
2022_DC_Penn_Qtr13DC -- Penn Quarter neighborhood
2022_09_12A1_Penn3DC -- Pennsylvania Avenue area
British flags line the street due to Queen Elizabeth II's passing.
2022_DC_Penn25DC -- Pennsylvania Avenue area
Including flooding had left 8 inches of water in one spot on Pennsylvania Avenue and Ukrainian flags along Pennsylvania Avenue.
2022_09_20A_Politico_Crypto47DC -- POLITICO @ Hotel Washington -- Writing the Rules of Crypto
Join POLITICO Live on Tuesday, September 20 at 4 PM ET to dive into how federal regulators, members of Congress, and the White House are seeking to write the rules on digital currencies, including stablecoins. This panel will also cover the tax implications of crypto, which could be an impediment to... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_PPC_220618239DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington -- All Except Stage
On Saturday, June 18, we’ll continue the work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. by marching here in Washington, D.C. Join us for The Mass Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington and to the Polls:
We will come together with labor activists, faith communities, moral...
2022_DC_PPC4_220618227DC -- Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington -- Stage
On Saturday, June 18, we’ll continue the work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. by marching here in Washington, D.C. Join us for The Mass Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington and to the Polls:
We will come together with labor activists, faith communities, moral...
2022_DC_WHouse_Passby2DC -- Presidential Motorcade drive-by
2022_DC_LP_Ethiopia_22041038DC -- Protest: Ethiopia @ Lafayette Park
2022_DC_Protest_Kidnapped2DC -- Protest: Kidnapped by FBI crazy guy
2022_DC_LP_Pakistan_22041721DC -- Protest: Pakistan @ Lafayette Park
2022_DC_Trucker_Convoy29DC -- Protest: People's (Trucker Suicide) Convoy
After someone happily handed me their flier, I told them I hoped they died quickly so the country could move on. Yeah, I'm tired of them too.
2022_DC_LP_Ukraine_202204211DC -- Protest: Russian Invasion of Ukraine @ Lafayette Park (April 2022)
2022_DC_LP_Ukraine_202202693DC -- Protest: Russian Invasion of Ukraine @ Lafayette Park (February 2022)
2022_DC_LP_Ukraine_202203211DC -- Protest: Russian Invasion of Ukraine @ Lafayette Park (March 2022)
2022_DC_Asphalt_Art15DC -- Public Art: Asphalt Art (art painted on sidewalks and intersections)
2022_DC_Axis_Mundi9DC -- Public Art: Axis Mundi (by Kate Raudenbush) @ Scottish Rite Temple
Axis Mundi
by Kate Raudenbush
Kate Raudenbush’s Axis Mundi is a futuristic landmark echoing the shape of an ancient obelisk, a monument used to mark places of importance. The sculpture references the dynamic diagonal lines of Pierre Charles L’Enfant’s city plan for Washington, DC and star patterns...
2022_DC_Murals_DC512DC -- Public Art: DC 51 murals around the city
2022_11_13D5_DC8_Totem38DC -- Public Art: DC8 Totem Poles (by Wilfredo Valladares) @ Edgewood (by Rhode Island Avenue Metro) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13D4_Murals_Edgewood18DC -- Public Art: Edgewood Mural @ Rhode Island Avenue Metro (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13A1_Bachor_Potholes23DC -- Public Art: Jim Bachor's Pothole Tiles (Excursion 1)
There are apparently six of these pieces in DC right now. Three of the pieces are apparently identical "Relist" pieces as part of an effort by a group called RelistWolves.org to get gray wolves put back no the endangered species list.
* 40 N St NE
* 1818 H St. NW
* 600 H St NE
The other three... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24A1_Bachor_Potholes31DC -- Public Art: Jim Bachor's Pothole Tiles (Excursion 2) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Golden_KSt_Gateway7DC -- Public Art: K Street Gateway (by Catherine Widgery) @ 2100 block of K Street NW
K Street Gateway
Luminous Columns Light up K Street Gateway
Created by artist Catherine Widgery, Leading Lights features 28 glowing columns of dichroic glass. The vertical glass panels create triangular lanterns that brighten the bustling K Street Gateway and harmonize with the vertical forms found in...
2022_DC_Golden_Love_Hate10DC -- Public Art: LOVE HATE (by Mia Florentine Weiss) @ Farragut Square
LOVE HATE Sculpture
By German Artist Mia Florentine Weiss
After touring extensively in Europe, LOVE HATE is making its United States debut in Farragut Square Park. Created by German artist Mia Florentine Weiss, LOVE HATE is an ambigram that reads “love” from one side, and “hate” from the other side....
2022_DC_Golden_Meridian3DC -- Public Art: Meridian (by Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong) @ Edward R. Murrow Park
2022_DC_Murals_Aniekan9DC -- Public Art: Murals by Aniekan Udofia
2022_08_13A6_Murals_Birdcap1DC -- Public Art: Murals by Birdcap (Michael Roy), Memphis, Tennessee
2022_11_13B8_Murals_Birdcap1DC -- Public Art: Murals by Birdcap (Michael Roy), Memphis, Tennessee (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_09B4_Murals_PHanna2DC -- Public Art: Murals by Hanna Söderholm (Peachy Hanna)
2022_09_10A8_Murals_Living1DC -- Public Art: Murals by It's a Living
2022_08_13A2_Murals_JSoren8DC -- Public Art: Murals by Jack Soren
2022_09_09B3_Murals_JBullough7DC -- Public Art: Murals by JBAK (James Bullough and Karl Addison)
2022_DC_Murals_JBullough1DC -- Public Art: Murals by JBAK (James Bullough and Karl Addison)
2022_DC_Murals_JPagac3DC -- Public Art: Murals by Joe Pagac
2022_DC_Murals_LRobinson4DC -- Public Art: Murals by Levi Robinson
2022_11_13A3_Murals_LGoce4DC -- Public Art: Murals by Lula Goce (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Murals_LGoce9DC -- Public Art: Murals by Lula Goce
2022_09_09B5_Murals_MSwift1DC -- Public Art: Murals by Martin Swift
2022_09_10A7_Murals_MSwift3DC -- Public Art: Murals by Martin Swift
2022_11_13B9_Murals_MSwift1DC -- Public Art: Murals by Martin Swift (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_10A3_Murals_Mutafa3DC -- Public Art: Murals by Mazi Mutafa
2022_DC_Murals_Chelove4DC -- Public Art: Murals by Miss Chelove
2022_11_24A3_Murals_Naturel4DC -- Public Art: Murals by Naturel (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Murals_Niaketurah6DC -- Public Art: Murals by Nia Keturah Calhoun @NiaKeturah
2022_08_13A5_Murals_Nosego3DC -- Public Art: Murals by Nosego
2022_DC_Murals_RJaffe4DC -- Public Art: Murals by Rose Jaffe
2022_08_20A2_Murals_RMcDonnell13DC -- Public Art: Murals by Ryan McDonnell
2022_08_13A7_Murals_Rubin4151DC -- Public Art: Murals by Tony "Rubin" Sjöman (Rubin415)
2022_11_13A4_Murals_VLewton1DC -- Public Art: Murals by Val Lewton (Air Shaft Tunnel mural @/Mayer Mitchell Bldg @ H and 3rd NW) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13A5_Paint_Storefronts3DC -- Public Art: Paint the Storefronts (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Golden_Parabolic12DC -- Public Art: Parabolic Monolith Iridium (by Gisela Colón) @ James Monroe Park
Gisela Colón Sculpture on Display Near James Monroe Park
June 16, 2021

Washington, DC (June 16, 2021) — The Golden Triangle Business Improvement District (BID) announced today the addition of a newly installed public artwork next to James Monroe Park. Parabolic Monolith Iridium, created by Gisela...
2022_DC_Party_Animals8DC -- Public Art: Party Animals
At the Ben's Chili Bowl @ National Airport
2022_DC_Shidahiku15DC -- Public Art: Shidahiku (kinetic sculpture by Anthony Howe) @ 100 H St SE
2022_DC_Toynbee2DC -- Public Art: Stikman Robot
2022_11_26E1_Toynbee3DC -- Public Art: Stikman Robots (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_07A2_TCB6DC -- Public Art: Traffic Control Boxes
2022_09_21A1_TCB10DC -- Public Art: Traffic Control Boxes
2022_09_23B3_TCB5DC -- Public Art: Traffic Control Boxes
2022_10_14A1_TCB3DC -- Public Art: Traffic Control Boxes (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_TCB4DC -- Public Art: Traffic Control Boxes
2022_11_13B7_Murals3DC -- Public Murals (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_20B_Murals5DC -- Public Murals (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Murals7DC -- Public Murals
2022_09_09C_Walls_Festival93DC -- Public Murals -- Event: DC Walls’ Art in the Park (Festival)
D.C. Walls Festival Kick-Off Event by NoMa BID
Location: Alethia Tanner Park
D.C. Walls Kick Off Party : "Day 'N Night"
Join us for a full DAY 'N NIGHT festival experience!
The 2022 D.C. Walls festival starts with the kick-off event at Alethia Tanner Park on Friday, September 9 from 3:00PM -...
2022_09_10A1_Walls_Festival49DC -- Public Murals -- Event: DC Walls’ Art in the Park (Festival)
D.C. Walls Festival Kick-Off Event by NoMa BID
Location: Alethia Tanner Park
D.C. Walls Kick Off Party : "Day 'N Night"
Join us for a full DAY 'N NIGHT festival experience!
The 2022 D.C. Walls festival starts with the kick-off event at Alethia Tanner Park on Friday, September 9 from 3:00PM -...
2022_09_16D_Walls_Festival102DC -- Public Murals -- Event: DC Walls’ Art in the Park (Festival)
D.C. Walls Festival Kick-Off Event by NoMa BID
Location: Alethia Tanner Park
D.C. Walls Kick Off Party : "Day 'N Night"
Join us for a full DAY 'N NIGHT festival experience!
The 2022 D.C. Walls festival starts with the kick-off event at Alethia Tanner Park on Friday, September 9 from 3:00PM -...
2022_11_13B2_Walls_Festival85DC -- Public Murals -- Event: DC Walls’ Art in the Park (Festival)
Catching up with the pieces I had seen being painted in September. (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Sikh_22040918DC -- Rally: Sikh Social @ Mall
2022_DC_LP_Tunisia_22022753DC -- Rally: Tunisia Democracy @ Lafayette Park
Tunisia main party rallies supporters, escalating government dispute
Published On 27 Feb 202127 Feb 2021
Tunisia’s biggest political party has rallied tens of thousands of supporters in the capital, escalating a dispute within the government.
Saturday’s protest was the biggest demonstration in...
2022_DC_LP_Climate_220423393DC -- Rally:Climate, Care, Jobs and Justice @ Lafayette Park
Join us on Saturday, April 23rd to raise your voice for climate action!
This is our moment to demand immediate action on climate! Join EDF Action on Saturday, April 23rd at 1:00 PM in Washington, DC to fight for Climate, Care, Jobs and Justice.
Speakers (I think), in order:
* Emcee: Reverend Lennox...
2022_DC_SIRG_Bldg5DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Bldg
Running into some old friends!
2022_DC_SIRG_Janet189DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: Janet Echelman's 1.8 Renwick
2022_DC_SIRG_Moment349DC -- Renwick Gallery -- Exhibit: This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World
This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World
May 13, 2022 – April 2, 2023
This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World showcases American craft like never before. The exhibition highlights the role that artists play in our world to spark essential conversations, stories of resilience, and methods of...
2022_10_22_Rock_Creek_Cem43DC -- Rock Creek Cemetery (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_03_Rock_Creek_Cem52DC -- Rock Creek Cemetery (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Rock_Creek_Cem154DC -- Rock Creek Cemetery
I love to visit a gorgeous cemetery like Rock Creek Cemetery after a snowfall.
2022_08_07D2_Peirce_Mill53DC -- Rock Creek Park -- Peirce Mill
2022_DC_Rolling_Thunder_22052980DC -- Rolling Thunder @ Independence Avenue
Rolling to Remember
The annual motorcycle rally was created to call attention to soldiers who are missing in action or prisoners of war, as well as to raise awareness of the growing suicide rate among veterans. Taking place over the entire weekend, a number of events are scheduled for each day,...
2022_DC_RRB2DC -- Ronald Reagan Building (Exterior Images)
PRIDE flag flying.
2022_DC_Gompers_Mem12DC -- Samuel Gompers Memorial
2022_DC_Scott_Circle11DC -- Scott Circle memorial
2022_DC_Wilson_House_Suff83DC -- Sheridan-Kalorama -- Wilson House -- Exhibit: Suffrage Outside Inside: The 19th Amendment at 101
Suffrage Outside Inside: The 19th Amendment at 101
Special Exhibit Celebrating Women's Suffrage Offered March - June 2022

At the height of the pandemic in 2020, Suffrage Outside: the 19th Amendment at 100! celebrated the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment being passed during Wilson’s...
2022_DC_Wilson_House2DC -- Sheridan-Kalorama -- Woodrow Wilson House (2340 S St NW)
2022_DC_Sherman10DC -- Sherman Memorial
2022_DC_16th_Heights2DC -- Sixteenth Street Heights neighborhood
2022_DC_SI_Hours3DC -- Smithsonian -- Museum-wide hours
2022_DC_SIPG_Orchids248DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchids: Hidden Stories of Groundbreaking Women @ Donald Reynolds Center
Orchids: Hidden Stories of Groundbreaking Women
January 29, 2022 – April 24, 2022
Escape the winter cold and step into a floral oasis in the Kogod Courtyard with Orchids: Hidden Stories of Groundbreaking Women. The exhibition highlights unsung horticultural heroines and solidifies their ongoing...
2022_DC_IfThenSheCan_Wk2532DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: #IfThenSheCan - The Exhibit @ 3 Locations (After Opening Weekend)
#IfThenSheCan - The Exhibit
March 5, 2022 – March 27, 2022
On and around the National Mall and Smithsonian museums
#IfThenSheCan – The Exhibit is the largest collection of statues of women ever assembled together, to be installed on and around the National Mall. The 120 life-size 3D-printed statues...
2022_DC_IfThenSheCan_Wk1382DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: #IfThenSheCan - The Exhibit @ 3 Locations (Opening weekend)
#IfThenSheCan - The Exhibit
March 5, 2022 – March 27, 2022
On and around the National Mall and Smithsonian museums
#IfThenSheCan – The Exhibit is the largest collection of statues of women ever assembled together, to be installed on and around the National Mall. The 120 life-size 3D-printed statues...
2022_08_28B4_SI_Vaccine1DC -- Smithsonian Institution -- Vaccines & Us posters
2022_11_24E4_SI_Vaccine1DC -- Smithsonian Institution -- Vaccines & Us posters (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_SI_Vaccine15DC -- Smithsonian Institution -- Vaccines & Us posters
2022_08_28B1_SI_Castle12DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle)
2022_DC_SI_Castle15DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle)
2022_DC_SI_Castle_Discovery6DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) -- Exhibit: Preview: The Smithsonian: A Story of Discovery and Wonder
2022_DC_SI_Castle_Commons10DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) -- The Commons
2022_09_23B1_Engine133DC -- Southeast -- Navy Yard -- Engine Company 13 (400 E St. SW)
2022_DC_OSt_Pump22DC -- Southeast -- The Yards -- DC Water O Street Pump Station (125 O St SE)
2022_DC_Yards_Petalpalooza88DC -- Southeast -- The Yards -- Installation: Petalpalooza Art Walk
Petalpalooza Art Walk
Art in Bloom continues in 2022 with new installations across the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood with local and national artists creating new creative interpretations of the blossoms. Find and experience them all April 4 – 17!

Featuring:
* Blossom Pagoda, by 2022 Official...
2022_DC_Yards_Focus44DC -- Southeast -- The Yards -- Installation: The River In Focus
The River in Focus
The River in Focus in an outdoor photo exhibit shot by DC-based award-winning photographer and author Krista Schlyerat. It is located at the Yards Park boardwalk highlighting the wildlife and transformation of the Anacostia River watershed. Composed of 18 4 x 6 foot displays, the...
2022_DC_Yards87DC -- Southeast -- The Yards (and surrounding area)
2022_DC_Ballpark6DC -- Southeast -- Washington Nationals ballpark --
2022_DC_Southeast7DC -- Southeast areas (Navy Yard vicinity)
2022_09_22A1_Arena16DC -- Southwest -- Arena Stage
Including running into Molly Smith.
2022_09_21A3_Southwest1DC -- Southwest neighborhood
2022_09_23B2_Southwest8DC -- Southwest neighborhood
2022_DC_Southwest1DC -- Southwest neighborhood
2022_09_22A3_Waterfront5DC -- Southwest (District Wharf)
2022_DC_Supreme_Ct7DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Exterior
2022_DC_Supreme_Ct_Choice96DC -- Supreme Court Building -- Exterior -- Pro-Choice placards
Placards against the Supreme Court's pending efforts to take the country back to being a theocratic state.
2022_DC_Engine224DC -- Takoma -- Engine Company 22 (2835 Georgia Ave NW)
2022_08_07A1_Signs5DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_08_11C_Signs2DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_08_20A1_Signs11DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_08_30_Signs2DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_09_09B2_Signs9DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_09_18D_Signs2DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_09_21A2_Signs3DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_10_12B1_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14A3_Signs14DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_20A_Signs4DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_27D4_Signs8DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_13A2_Signs5DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_24A4_Signs1DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26E2_Signs6DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Signs131DC -- Temporary Signs
2022_DC_Signs193DC -- Temporary Signs -- COVID-19
2022_09_15A2_Office_Experience32DC -- The Office Experience in Washington DC @ 1020 G St NW
The Office Experience in Washington DC
Dates: July 28th, 2022 - January 16th, 2023
Dunder Mifflin is Now Open in Washington D.C.
The world of The Office will come to life with iconic set recreations, original show costumes and props, and opportunities for fans to engage with the show in new...
2022_DC_Park14th8DC -- The Park at 14th (920 14th Street NW)
2022_10_27E1_TPC84DC -- The Phillips Collection (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_TPC36DC -- The Phillips Collection
2022_DC_TPC_Ukraine8DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Artist Tribute to Ukraine
2022_10_27E3_TPC_Alper28DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Celebrating Carolyn Alper (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_27E4_TPC_Move14DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Intersections: Jonathan Monaghan: Move the Way you Want
Intersections: Jonathan Monaghan: Move the Way you Want
September 22-December 31, 2022
Move the Way you Want is a site-specific immersive installation transforming the former Dining Room of the Phillips House into phantasmagoric dreamscapes where past and present meet, and the sacred and urbane... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_27E2_TPC_Hiroshima38DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Jacob Lawrence and the Children of Hiroshima
Jacob Lawrence and the Children of Hiroshima
August 23-November 27, 2022
“Is it not ironic that we have produced great scientists, great musicians, great orators, chess players, philosophers, poets, and great teachers, and at the same time, we have developed the capability … to create the means to... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_TPC_Riley7DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: One-on-One: Bridget Riley / Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Bridget Riley / Pierre-Auguste Renoir
One-on-One
February 10-May 8, 2022
For her One-on-One installation, celebrated British painter Bridget Riley (b. 1931) selected three of her works—two paintings, Red Overture (2012) and Red with Red 1 (2007), and one screenprint, One Small Step (2009)—to be...
2022_DC_TPC_Picasso_Blue151DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Picasso: Painting the Blue Period
Picasso: Painting the Blue Period
February 26-June 12, 2022
Picasso: Painting the Blue Period is a groundbreaking exhibition that provides new insight into the creative process of Pablo Picasso (1881–1973) at the outset of his career. It is the first exhibition in Washington, DC, in 25 years to focus...
2022_DC_TPC_Restos38DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Restos-Traces
Intersections: Marta Pérez García
Restos-Traces
March 31-August 28, 2022
Marta Pérez García’s art explores in a poetic way a wide range of human conditions, from fragility and vulnerability to strength and survival. Her recent work, created during the COVID-19 pandemic, addresses the troubling yet...
2022_DC_TPC_Tobi_Kahn8DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: Tobi Kahn
Tobi Kahn
February 12-May 31, 2022
What makes New York-based painter and sculptor Tobi Kahn so singular is that while his paintings have formal relationships to American modernists like Arthur Dove, Georgia O’Keeffe, and Marsden Hartley, his paintings and objects are closely linked to his religion and...
2022_DC_TPC_School15DC -- The Phillips Collection -- Exhibit: ... Schools ...
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2022_DC_Space_OccupyO_220709187DC -- The Space We Occupy exhibit Opening Reception @ Whittle School & Studios
The Space We Occupy will be opened by Ambassador Daniel Mulhall, Ireland's Ambassador to the USA, at 2pm on Saturday 09 July at Whittle School & Studios, 3400 International Dr NW, Washington, D.C., 20008. This exhibition, which runs until Sunday 31 July, originated at the Irish Arts Center in New York...
2022_DC_Space_Occupy43DC -- The Space We Occupy exhibit @ Whittle School & Studios
The Space We Occupy
Saturday, July 9, 2022 to Sunday, July 31, 2022
An exhibition of work by Irish visual artists Ailbhe Ní Bhriain, Fiona Kelly, Katie Holten, Colin Crotty, Neil Carroll & George Bolster, curated by Solas Nua’s Executive Director, Miranda Driscoll.
The Space We Occupy is a group...
2022_DC_Jeff_Mem9DC -- Thomas Jefferson Memorial
2022_DC_Touchstone_XPurposes85DC -- Touchstone Gallery -- Exhibit: Cross Purposes
CROSS PURPOSES
a solo exhibition by Amy Sabrin
April 1 - May 1, 2022
Sabrin’s art deploys a maze of complex surfaces and mosaic-like patterns to conjure the emotional essence of spaces with which she is familiar. Her work Intentionally avoids representation of any specific place or person, offering...
2022_DC_Bens_Mural27DC -- U Street -- Ben's Chili Bowl -- Murals
2022_DC_Busboys_14V13DC -- U Street -- Busboys and Poets -- 14th and V
2022_08_20B4_U_Street4DC -- U Street Heritage neighborhood
2022_DC_U_Street6DC -- U Street Heritage neighborhood
2022_11_24F3_Union_StationX2DC -- Union Station -- Exhibit: Christmas Display (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Union_Station20DC -- Union Station (exterior)
The homeless tents have been removed from in front of Union Station.
2022_DC_UDC2DC -- University of the District of Columbia
2022_11_24B2_Botanic12DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Botanic70DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden
2022_11_24B1_Botanic_XMas170DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Exhibit: Christmas (2022) -- Farming Scenes (again)
Outdoor Train Display

Model train display with trains circling a miniature barn, corn, and wheat farmThis year, the outdoor holiday display will include a train display in the gated outdoor gardens, with trains running from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. between Nov. 24, 2022, and Jan. 2, 2023, closed Dec.... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Botanic_Cultivate155DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Exhibit: Cultivate: Growing Food in a Changing World
Visitors can see a new exhibit on agriculture, "Cultivate: Growing Food in a Changing World," in the galleries and multiple other garden spaces.
2022_11_24B3_CapitolX7DC -- U.S. Capitol Grounds -- Christmas Tree (2022) (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_26B5_CapitolX6DC -- U.S. Capitol Grounds -- Christmas Tree (2022) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Capitol_SenatePk21DC -- U.S. Capitol Grounds -- Senate Park (Fountain, Reflecting Pool)
2022_DC_Grant_Mem5DC -- U.S. Capitol Grounds -- Ulysses S. Grant Memorial
Ducks.
2022_11_17A1_Capitol3DC -- U.S. Capitol (exterior) (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Capitol36DC -- U.S. Capitol (exterior)
2022_DC_Naval_Center8DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center
2022_DC_Naval_Sailor30DC -- U.S. Naval Heritage Center -- Exhibit: The American Sailor: Agile, Capable, and Talented
The American Sailor: Agile, Capable, and Talented tells the story of the evolution of the United States Navy. It portrays the U.S. Navy as a powerhouse with great agility to move humanity forward through action and serve those in crisis around the world. This exhibit showcases past & present seaborne...
2022_DC_Viet_Wall31DC -- Vietnam Veterans Memorial
2022_DC_Viet_Mem_22053054DC -- Vietnam Veterans Memorial -- Event: 2022 Memorial Day @ the Wall
2022_DC_Vigil_Democracy_220106168DC -- Vigil for Democracy
January 6 Vigils for Democracy
Thursday, January 6
4:30 – 5:45pm EST

January 6 was a violent and deadly attack against all Americans – against our country, our democracy, and our freedom as voters to choose the leaders that represent us so that we have a government of, by, and for the...
2022_DC_WRAMC309DC -- Walter Reed Army Medical Center
This was the first time I'd seen the campus since the fences went up after 2014.
2022_DC_WCC13DC -- Washington Convention Center
2022_DC_Wash_Mon4DC -- Washington Monument -- Exterior
2022_DC_NCath_Remembering_22050923DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Bell Tolling: Remembering the Lives Lost -- COVID-19 Bell Toll (1,000,000)
2022_10_25A1_NCath_Beyond62DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Event: Beyond Black And White: African American Art & Iconography
Beyond Black And White: African American Art & Iconography
Art permeates our lives in museums, our homes, and the public square. The images and stories artists capture tell us of truth, history, divinity, beauty, and pain. In public spaces, how and what we choose to create and show has lasting impacts... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_NCath_Attack_22062194DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Event: Light in the Darkness: When Monuments Attack
Light in the Darkness: When Monuments Attack
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 | 7:00pm
Monuments and memorials are public symbols that tell the stories communities want remembered and uplifted. The last two years have brought a renewed scrutiny and reckoning of these spaces and histories that have led to a wave...
2022_DC_NCath_Quake4DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Event: Quake work
2022_DC_NCath_Juneteenth_22062132DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Illumination: Juneteenth
Public Light Projection with Reclaiming the Monument
From June 19-21 Washington National Cathedral is partnering with Reclaiming the Monument for a special public light projection in celebration of Juneteenth.
Reclaiming the Monument is a public art project based out of Richmond, VA whose light...
2022_DC_NCath_O21DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Outside Images
2022_10_25A2_NCath_Glass26DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Stained glass (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_NCath_Glass15DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Stained glass
Including the section documenting where the Confederate panels had been.
2022_DC_White_House8DC -- White House
2022_DC_WHouse_Garden234DC -- White House Garden Tour (2022)
SPRING GARDEN TOURS
The President and First Lady will continue the annual tradition of opening the White House gardens and South Grounds to members of the public for Spring Garden Tours. This season’s tour weekend is scheduled for 10:00 AM ET to 4:30 PM ET on Saturday, April 9 and Sunday, April...
2022_DC_Wardman_Park15DC -- Woodley Park -- Wardman Park Hotel (2600 Woodley Rd, NW)
2022_DC_Woodley3DC -- Woodley Park neighborhood
2022_DC_WWII21DC -- World War II Memorial
2022_DC_DCJCC9DCJCC -- Building
2022_10_12C1_Navalny261Double Exposure -- "Navalny" (w/Daniel Roher, Maria Pevchick, Alex Marquardt, and Jill Dougherty) @ MPA
NAVALNY
Wednesday, Oct. 12, pre-reception at 6pm, screening at 7pm, MPA Theater
Presented in partnership with CNN. Introduced by Jill Dougherty, foreign affairs correspondent for CNN. Post-screening discussion with filmmaker Daniel Roher, lead investigator Maria Pevchick, and moderator Alex Marquardt,... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_13B_Grab173Double Exposure -- "The Grab" (w/Amanda Pike, Nate Halverson,Brigadier Siachitema, and Molly Jahn) @ Naval Heritage Center
THE GRAB
Thursday, Oct. 13 at 7pm, Naval Heritage Center (reception to follow)
Post-screening discussion with Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR) producer Amanda Pike, lead investigator and protagonist Nate Halverson, protagonist and project lawyer of the Women's Land and Property Rights... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Lincoln_4th_22070426Fireworks -- 4th of July on the Mall (2022) -- Waiting for the fireworks at the Lincoln Memorial
2022_DC_4th_Fireworks_220704129Fireworks -- 4th of July on the Mall (2022) from the Lincoln Memorial
2022_DC_Goethe6Goethe-Institut
2022_DC_Goethe_Arendt45Goethe-Institut -- Exhibit: Picturing A Life – The Three Escapes Of Hannah Arendt
Picturing A Life – The Three Escapes Of Hannah Arendt
Ken Krimstein © Goethe-Institut Washington
Thu, 04/07/2022 - Sat, 04/30/2022
Goethe-Institut Washington @ The Liz
This exhibition features original drawings from Ken Krimstein’s acclaimed graphic novel The Three Escapes of Hannah...
2022_10_19_Delbanco94Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities: Andrew Delbanco
2022 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities
Andrew Delbanco will deliver the 2022 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities.
By National Endowment for the Humanities
See Andrew Delbanco deliver the 2022 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities in D.C., on October 19.
Andrew Delbanco, the Alexander Hamilton... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_AlcarazP_220426218Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2022): Lalo Alcaraz -- Presentation
2022 Herblock Prize Award Ceremony & Lecture
2022 Prize Winner: Lalo Alcaraz
Finalist: Peter Kuper (who did not attend)
Lecturer: Michel Martin

Speakers in sequence:
* Helena Zinkham, Director for Collections & Services and Chief of the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of...
2022_DC_AlcarazR_220426184Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2022): Lalo Alcaraz -- Reception
2022 Herblock Prize Award Ceremony & Lecture
2022 Prize Winner: Lalo Alcaraz
Finalist: Peter Kuper (who did not attend)
Lecturer: Michel Martin

Folks shown here include:
Eric Shansby, Mike Rhode, Michel Martin, Marcela Brane, Mike Jenkins, Signe Wilkinson, Rob Rogers, Carolyn Belefski, Matt...
2022_09_16C1_De_Jongh221Library of Congress -- Event: Days of Sand: Small Press Expo Author Series (w/Aimée de Jongh)
Days of Sand: Small Press Expo Author Series
Join us in-person or remotely to hear author Aimée de Jongh discuss researching and creating her award-winning graphic novel Days of Sand, a story of the American Dust Bowl, as part of the Small Press Expo, Sept 17-18, Bethesda, Maryland. (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Richie_22030791Library of Congress -- Event: Lionel Richie (w/Carla Hayden)
Lionel Richie in Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden
In honor of the 2022 Gershwin Prize, join us for a live conversation with Lionel Richie and Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden.
2022_10_20D3_LOC_Flutes74Library of Congress -- Event: Live! at the Library: Inside Our Flute Vault
Live! at the Library: Inside Our Flute Vault
For one night only, experience many of the treasures that Lizzo played during her recent visit to the Library, including President James Madison’s crystal flute. Plus, view flute music treasures and ask our music experts about the Library’s flute collection... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_20C_TSmith127Library of Congress -- Event: Victory. Stand! A Legendary Act of Protest (w/Tommie Smith, Derrick Barnes, and Dawud Anyabwile)
Victory. Stand! A Legendary Act of Protest
Dr. Tommie Smith is known for one of the most famous acts of protest in American history during the 1968 Summer Olympics. Together with Dr. Smith, award-winning author Derrick Barnes and illustrator Dawud Anyabwile present their book “Victory. Stand! Raising... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Literary_HillBF_220501308Literary Hill BookFest (2022) @ Eastern Market
Literary Hill BookFest
Celebrating Books and Authors on Capitol Hill

WE’RE BACK IN THE REAL WORLD!
SEE US AT EASTERN MARKET ON MAY 1, 2022

Come join us from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for our first in-person event since 2019, as we celebrate the vibrant literary culture of Capitol Hill at our “home” in...
2022_10_13A_Metro_NM3Metro Station -- Archives Navy Memorial Penn Quarter (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Metro_CoH9Metro Station -- Columbia Heights
2022_09_24B1_Metro_Du11Metro Station -- Dupont Circle
2022_DC_Metro_Du13Metro Station -- Dupont Circle
2022_09_28A_Metro_JS9Metro Station -- Judiciary Square
It looks like the station is finally getting one of those protective canopies.
2022_11_24F1_Metro_JS3Metro Station -- Judiciary Square
They have the signs up now acknowledging that a canopy is coming. (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_14A2_Metro_EN7Metro Station -- L'Enfant Plaza (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Metro_EN2Metro Station -- L'Enfant Plaza
2022_09_09A4_Metro_RI_Bridge3Metro Station -- Rhode Island Avenue -- Pedestrian Bridge
2022_11_17A3_Metro_US4Metro Station -- Union Station (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_13C4_Banksy18MLK Memorial Library -- Event: Documentary Screening: Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art
Documentary Screening: Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art
Filmfest DC and the DowntownDC BID are pleased to invite you to a special free screening of Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art. This 2019 documentary, directed by Elio España, focuses on the work and impact of the world's most infamous street...
2022_DC_MathemalchemyC_22061282Natl Academy of Sciences -- Event: Mathemalchemy: Closing Gallery Talk
Mathemalchemy: Closing Gallery Talk on Sunday, June 12
Mathemalchemy is a collaborative art installation that celebrates the beauty and creativity of mathematics.
Join mathematician and physicist Ingrid Daubechies and fiber artist Dominique Ehrmann for a gallery talk about their multimedia art...
2022_09_12B2_Archives_SportsPP108Natl Archives -- Press Preview: All American: The Power of Sports
Press Preview for National Archives’
All American Sports Exhibit Sept. 12
WHAT:
A special press-only “sneak peek” of the National Archives exhibit All American: The Power of Sports before it opens to the public. The 3,000-square-foot exhibition uses more than 75 original National Archives records to... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_03E5_NBF_Barnett9Natl Book Festival 2022 -- 75 Years of Reading "Goodnight Moon" with Mac Barnett
75 Years of Reading "Goodnight Moon" with Mac Barnett
Can you believe it? It has been 75 years since the publication of Margaret Wise Brown’s beloved children’s book “Goodnight Moon!” Mac Barnett, author of “The Important Thing About Margaret Wise Brown,” will be at this year’s National Book Festival...
2022_09_03C8_NBF_Yong20Natl Book Festival 2022 -- An Immense World: Animal Senses with Ed Yong
An Immense World: Animal Senses with Ed Yong
What do bees see? What do crocodiles feel? In “An Immense World,” Ed Yong takes us on a journey, illustrating the ability of Earth’s creatures to feel textures, vibrations, and even magnetic fields. Yong’s goal is to expand our understanding of animals in...
2022_09_03D6_NBF_French11Natl Book Festival 2022 -- At the Heart of Modernity: Africa and Africans with Howard W. French
At the Heart of Modernity: Africa and Africans with Howard W. French
What happens when you consider the origins of modernity and center Africa rather than Europe? Howard W. French’s book, “Born in Blackness,” explores that very question as he investigates the forgotten history of how Africa and its...
2022_09_03F2_NBF_Because15Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Because of You, John Lewis: The Story of a Young Activist's Friendship with His Hero with Andrea Davis Pinkney and Tybre Faw
Because of You, John Lewis: The Story of a Young Activist's Friendship with His Hero with Andrea Davis Pinkney and Tybre Faw
Join Andrea Davis Pinkney and Tybre Faw as they discuss “Because of You, John Lewis,” based on the true story of how 10-year-old history buff Faw befriended his idol, Congressman...
2022_09_03E1_NBF_Brown6Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Believe in Yourself: What We Learned from Arthur with Marc Brown
Believe in Yourself: What We Learned from Arthur with Marc Brown
It’s the 25th anniversary of the award-winning “Arthur” TV series! Creator Marc Brown celebrates this milestone with the publication of his book, “Believe in Yourself: What We Learned from Arthur,” a collection of the best quotes and life...
2022_09_03A3_NBF_CSpan28Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Book TV on C-Span2
Folks here include Peter Slen (Host, C-SPAN), Geraldine Brooks, Clint Smith, Elizabeth Williamson, Kathryn Judge, Carla Hayden, Jack Davis, and Will Bunch.
2022_09_03C4_NBF_Unite15Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Citizens Unite: Creating Community in America with Gal Beckerman and Kathryn Judge
Citizens Unite: Creating Community in America with Gal Beckerman and Kathryn Judge
These writers want to create tangible community in our rapidly changing public sphere. In “The Quiet Before,” Gal Beckerman traces the origins of radical thought, arguing that today’s social movements, often mobilized...
2022_09_03F1_NBF_1stCat14Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Did You Know That the First Cat in Space Ate Pizza? with Mac Barnett and Shawn Harris
Did You Know That the First Cat in Space Ate Pizza? with Mac Barnett and Shawn Harris
Rats are eating the moon! Only one hero is right for the job: a cat. Blasted into space and joined only by the bossy Moon Queen and a toenail clipping robot, can these unlikely heroes save the world? Join Mac Barnett...
2022_09_03B5_NBF_DPV7Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Dolen Perkins-Valdez on Her New Novel "Take My Hand"
Dolen Perkins-Valdez on Her New Novel "Take My Hand"
Dolen Perkins-Valdez’s latest novel, “Take My Hand,” revolves around Civil Townsend, a Black nurse we follow from the early days of her career in 1973 to her
Eventual retirement. Inspired by true events, the novel lays bare the shameful history of...
2022_09_03G3_NBF_Sutherland10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Dragonkind Unite!: 10 Years of Wings of Fire Adventures with Tui T. Sutherland
Dragonkind Unite!: 10 Years of Wings of Fire Adventures with Tui T. Sutherland
Whether you’re a fan or a newcomer to the series, all dragon lovers are welcome! After a decade writing her Wings of Fire series, Tui T. Sutherland is releasing her fifteenth installment, “The Flames of Hope.” Join Luna the...
2022_09_03B3_NBF_Families12Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Families Are the Best, Families Are the Worst with Eleanor Brown and Jennifer Close
Families Are the Best, Families Are the Worst with Eleanor Brown and Jennifer Close
Family is always, um, well, kind of…complicated. Eleanor Brown and Jennifer Close capture the nuances of family emotions in their new novels. Brown’s “Any Other Family” tells the story of three sets of parents who are...
2022_09_03H2_NBF_Brooks13Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Geraldine Brooks Talks About Her New Novel, "Horse"
Geraldine Brooks Talks About Her New Novel, "Horse"
A discarded painting, a skeleton in an attic, and the greatest racehorse in American history: From these strands, Pulitzer winner Geraldine Brooks braids a sweeping story of spirit, obsession and injustice across American history in “Horse.” Based on...
2022_09_03G1_NBF_Chainani3Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Get Into the School for Good and Evil with Soman Chainani!
Get Into the School for Good and Evil with Soman Chainani!
Join Soman Chainani for a behind-the-curtain look into his fantasy series The School for Good & Evil and the film inspired by these books coming to Netflix this October. Hear about the making of the series, the movie, and his new book, “Rise of...
2022_09_03F6_NBF_Basketball14Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Hardcourt: 75 Years of Basketball with Fred Bowen and James E. Ransome
Hardcourt: 75 Years of Basketball with Fred Bowen and James E. Ransome
Celebrate 75 years of the NBA with us! “Hardcourt,” by author Fred Bowen and illustrator James E. Ransome, is the story of the biggest league for one of the nation’s most loved sports. Follow the evolution of basketball and learn...
2022_09_03C2_NBF_Heal10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Heal Thyself?: Mental Illness and Me with Rachel Aviv and Daniel Bergner
Heal Thyself?: Mental Illness and Me with Rachel Aviv and Daniel Bergner
Despite recent efforts to destigmatize mental illness, it’s still not something everyone feels free to discuss. Why is that? And what effect does America’s health care system have on how mental health is treated? Rachel Aviv,...
2022_09_03H4_NBF_Black11Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Holly Black Talks About Her New Novel "Book of Night"
Holly Black Talks About Her New Novel "Book of Night"
Bestselling author Holly Black’s adult debut “Book of Night” is a dark modern fantasy full of crime, betrayal and magicians who can manipulate shadows. A veteran thief and con artist, Charlie Hall is trying to escape her past and work as a...
2022_09_03G2_NBF_Save14Natl Book Festival 2022 -- How Many Times Do Kids Have to Save the World?: Deep Adventure Stories with Lev Grossman and Julian Randall
How Many Times Do Kids Have to Save the World?: Deep Adventure Stories with Lev Grossman and Julian Randall
Isn’t it great when kids are left to solve the world’s hardest problems?! Lev Grossman’s “The Golden Swift,” a sequel to “The Silver Arrow,” follows Kate as she breaks the rules trying to restore...
2022_09_03C1_NBF_Racism14Natl Book Festival 2022 -- How Racism Happens with Robert Samuels and Linda Villarosa
How Racism Happens with Robert Samuels and Linda Villarosa
What is systemic racism? In “Under the Skin,” Linda Villarosa exposes forces in our healthcare system that cause Black people to "live sicker and die quicker." In “His Name is George Floyd,” Robert Samuels draws upon hundreds of interviews to...
2022_09_03H6_NBF_Rubenstein10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- How to Invest with David M. Rubenstein
How to Invest with David M. Rubenstein
What do most successful investors have in common? David M. Rubenstein, co-founder of The Carlyle Group, has interviewed the greatest investors in the world to discover the time-tested principles and indispensable tools that guide their practices. In his new book,...
2022_09_03B6_NBF_Funnier31Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Is Anything Funnier Than Politics? with Susan Coll, Grant Ginder and Xochitl Gonzalez
Is Anything Funnier Than Politics? with Susan Coll, Grant Ginder and Xochitl Gonzalez
Politics are hilarious–when they’re fiction, of course! No one knows better than these three novelists. Susan Coll's "Bookish People," Grant Ginder's "Let's Not Do That Again" and Xochitl Gonzalez's "Olga Dies...
2022_09_03H5_NBF_Reynolds115Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Jason Reynolds Presents with Candice Iloh and Ebony LaDelle
Jason Reynolds Presents with Candice Iloh and Ebony LaDelle
At the Library of Congress, we know that in addition to being a beloved writer, National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds is also an excellent mentor to other writers, so we asked him to moderate this program to...
2022_09_03I2_NBF_Reynolds218Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Jason Reynolds Talks About His Latest Books
Jason Reynolds Talks About His Latest Books
We all want to be seen, to say “yes, that’s exactly how it is”! Jason Reyonlds is here to give us all that and more in his new poetry and art smash-up “Ain’t Burned All the Bright.” The Library’s very own National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature is...
2022_09_03E2_NBF_Thurman4Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Jumping for Joy! with Brittany J. Thurman
Jumping for Joy! with Brittany J. Thurman
Come take flight with us in this program with Brittney J. Thurman as she discusses her latest book, “Fly,” which follows Africa, a young Black girl, as she tries to follow in her grandmother's footsteps and become a double Dutch champion. With perseverance,...
2022_09_03F8_NBF_Alexander19Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Kwame Alexander Previews His New Novel!
Kwame Alexander Previews His New Novel!
Kwame Alexander presents his forthcoming book “The Door of No Return,” which follows 11-year-old Kofi Offin, a boy who constantly dreams about water and swims like a minnow. One day, an unthinkable tragedy occurs during a wrestling match at a village festival....
2022_09_03F4_NBF_Menendez9Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Latinitas: Celebrating 40 Big Dreamers! with Juliet Menéndez
Latinitas: Celebrating 40 Big Dreamers! with Juliet Menéndez
Discover the true stories behind 40 inspiring women. Join Juliet Menédez’s talk about “Latinitas,” a beautifully illustrated book that features the stories of 40 influential Latinas. From Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to singer Selena...
2022_09_03F3_NBF_Kelly7Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Let's Celebrate the Small and Mighty Marisol with Erin Entrada Kelly!
Let's Celebrate the Small and Mighty Marisol with Erin Entrada Kelly!
Being a kid is harder than it looks. Erin Entrada Kelly presents her new standalone novel “Surely Surely Marisol Rainey,” a companion to the well-loved “Maybe Maybe Marisol Rainey.” This novel celebrates the small but mighty Marisol...
2022_09_03E8_NBF_Baldwin10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Literature to Life Presents a Performance from James Baldwin's "If Beale Street Could Talk"
Literature to Life Presents a Performance from James Baldwin's "If Beale Street Could Talk"
Join us for a performance of James Baldwin’s “If Beale Street Could Talk,” presented by Literature to Life. Actor Channie Waites brings the book to life before your eyes: one person telling the story, performing...
2022_09_03E7_NBF_BBoy10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Literature to Life Presents a Performance from Richard Wright's "Black Boy"
Literature to Life Presents a Performance from Richard Wright's "Black Boy"
Join us for a performance of Richard Wright’s “Black Boy,” presented by Literature to Life. Actor Tarantino Smith brings the book to life before your eyes: one person telling the story, performing all of the characters, and...
2022_09_03H3_NBF_Winners13Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Meet Me in the Winner's Circle: Award-Winning Writers with Donna Barba Higuera, Darcie Little Badger and Malinda Lo
Meet Me in the Winner's Circle: Award-Winning Writers with Donna Barba Higuera, Darcie Little Badger and Malinda Lo
A storyteller in space, a cotton-mouth between worlds, and two women fighting for love and citizenship: Each of these characters share the prestige of starring in an award-winning book....
2022_09_03A1_NBF_Misc70Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Miscellaneous
Folks here include:
* Kwame Alexander who I kept running into on the floor
* Karen Joy Fowler ("Booth") who was signing at the Indiana state booth
* David Rubenstein who was leaving the signing area
* Leon Wieseltier who was attending one of the panels
Also various folks from the US Capital...
2022_09_03I1_NBF_Body13Natl Book Festival 2022 -- My Body, Not My Self: Wrestling with Identity with Diana Goetsch and Sarah Ruhl
My Body, Not My Self: Wrestling with Identity with Diana Goetsch and Sarah Ruhl
Who hasn’t at some point felt like their body isn’t the same as the person, the soul inhabiting that body? In “This Body I Wore,” Diana Goetsch chronicles a full account of her trans life. In “Smile,” Ruhl shares her story...
2022_09_03D4_NBF_CSmith20Natl Book Festival 2022 -- NBF and DCPL Present: DC Reads Writer Clint Smith
NBF and DCPL Present: DC Reads Writer Clint Smith
In this collaboration with DC Public Library, we present Clint Smith talking about his book “How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America,” the latest DC Reads selection. “How the Word Is Passed” was named a Best Book...
2022_09_03F7_NBF_Korman9Natl Book Festival 2022 -- OMG, Gordon Korman Has Written 100 Books!
OMG, Gordon Korman Has Written 100 Books!
Can you believe Gordon Korman has written 100 books? That’s like one a day or something, right? At this year’s National Book Festival, Gordon will talk about his latest book, “The Fort,” which is the story of a middle-school band of brothers—five friends who...
2022_09_03H1_NBF_Pain11Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Past Pain, Future Hope: Perseverance in Literature with Tomás Q. Morín and Morgan Talty
Past Pain, Future Hope: Perseverance in Literature with Tomás Q. Morín and Morgan Talty
Tomás Q. Morín and Morgan Talty’s new books feature characters who contend with life’s challenges—sometimes well, sometimes not so well. Morgan Talty’s “Night of the Living Rez” is a collection of stories set in a...
2022_09_03D1_NBF_Maraniss10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Path Lit by Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe with David Maraniss
Path Lit by Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe with David Maraniss
Olympic champion Jim Thorpe (1887–1953) is known as one of America’s great sportsmen. In his book “Path Lit By Lightning: the Life of Jim Thorpe,” two-time Pulitzer Prize winning author David Maraniss details the discrimination and...
2022_09_03A2_NBF_PP21Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Politics and Prose Area
2022_09_03D5_NBF_Millard13Natl Book Festival 2022 -- River of the Gods: The Search for the Source of the Nile with Candice Millard
River of the Gods: The Search for the Source of the Nile with Candice Millard
Renowned historian Candice Millard will discuss “River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile,” an engaging account of two 19th-century explorers sent by Great Britain to uncover...
2022_09_03D8_NBF_DSmith15Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Shine Bright: A Very Personal History of Black Women in Pop with Danyel Smith
Shine Bright: A Very Personal History of Black Women in Pop with Danyel Smith
With a career in media and journalism spanning nearly three decades, Danyel Smith—host of the music podcast Black Girl Songbook—masterfully chronicles formerly unrecognized stories of Black women who shaped America’s music...
2022_09_03B2_NBF_Albom17Natl Book Festival 2022 -- The 25th Anniversary of "Tuesdays with Morrie" with Mitch Albom
The 25th Anniversary of "Tuesdays with Morrie" with Mitch Albom
"Tuesdays with Morrie" is one of the bestselling memoirs of all time, even now, 25 years after its original publication. Written by Mitch Albom, the book recounts several visits to Albom’s former college professor and mentor, Morrie...
2022_09_03D3_NBF_Davis8Natl Book Festival 2022 -- The Bald Eagle: The Improbable Journey of America's Bird with Jack E. Davis
The Bald Eagle: The Improbable Journey of America's Bird with Jack E. Davis
Strength. Resolution. Freedom. The bald eagle is among the most enduring American symbols, but there is a complicated history beneath that worship. David M. Rubenstein joins Pulitzer Prize-winning environmentalist and author...
2022_09_03B4_NBF_Conjure16Natl Book Festival 2022 -- The Library of Congress Crime Classics Series Presents a Performance from "The Conjure-Man Dies"
The Library of Congress Crime Classics Series Presents a Performance from "The Conjure-Man Dies"
“The Conjure-Man Dies” by Rudolph Fisher is a groundbreaking American mystery, the first ever to feature a Black detective and all Black characters, recently republished in the Library of Congress’ Crime...
2022_09_03H9_NBF_Magic12Natl Book Festival 2022 -- The Magic of Music and Movies with Alex Jennings and Nghi Vo
The Magic of Music and Movies with Alex Jennings and Nghi Vo
Songs, sirens and spells! In Alex Jennings’ debut novel, “The Ballad of Perilous Graves,” Perry knows the rhythm of New Orleans like his own heartbeat and can tell trouble is brewing. And in Nghi Vo’s “Siren Queen,” Luli Wei wants to be a...
2022_09_03D2_NBF_Pioneers11Natl Book Festival 2022 -- The Pioneers: Women Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement with Tomiko Brown-Nagin and Kate Clifford Larson
The Pioneers: Women Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement with Tomiko Brown-Nagin and Kate Clifford Larson
Constance Baker Motley and Fannie Lou Hamer were two crucial figures in the civil rights movement. Tomiko Brown-Nagin’s book “Civil Rights Queen” tells Motley’s story as an activist lawyer who...
2022_09_03H8_NBF_Alsadir9Natl Book Festival 2022 -- The Power of Laughter with Nuar Alsadir
The Power of Laughter with Nuar Alsadir
Taking laughter’s revelatory capacity as a starting point, and rooted in Nuar Alsadir’s experience as a poet and psychoanalyst, “Animal Joy” seeks to recover the sensation of being present. A bold and insatiably curious prose debut, “Animal Joy“ is an ode to...
2022_09_03E4_NBF_Majesty10Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Time to Meet Her Majesty the Queen of Kindergarten! with Derrick Barnes and Vanessa Brantley-Newton
Time to Meet Her Majesty the Queen of Kindergarten! with Derrick Barnes and Vanessa Brantley-Newton
The best way to greet the start of a new school year is with confidence—and a tiara! Companion to “The King of Kindergarten,” “The Queen of Kindergarten,” tells the story of MJ, a young Black girl, on...
2022_09_03E3_NBF_Behar8Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Tía Fortuna's New Home: A Jewish Cuban Journey with Ruth Behar
Tía Fortuna's New Home: A Jewish Cuban Journey with Ruth Behar
How do you leave the place you call home? With the support of your family, of course! Ruth Behar captures the struggle of saying goodbye in “Tía Fortuna's New Home,” which follows Estrella, a young girl, as she learns about her culture...
2022_09_03F9_NBF_Gooey16Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Tough with a Gooey Center: Kids Who Learn to Be Themselves with David Bowles and Jennifer Ziegler
Tough with a Gooey Center: Kids Who Learn to Be Themselves with David Bowles and Jennifer Ziegler
Entering middle school often means putting on a mask and powering through the rough years. David Bowles’ "They Call Her Fregona" continues the story in "They Call Me Güero," capturing a bittersweet romance...
2022_09_03B1_NBF_Truer8Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Truer Than True Crime: Novels About Swindlers and Murderers with Kirstin Chen, Katie Gutierrez and Amanda Eyre Ward
Truer Than True Crime: Novels About Swindlers and Murderers with Kirstin Chen, Katie Gutierrez and Amanda Eyre Ward
Ballroom A (Level 3, South Building)
What’s with America’s fascination with true crime? These novelists have a few thoughts. Kirstin Chen’s “Counterfeit,” Katie Gutierrez’s “More Than...
2022_09_03C6_NBF_Water15Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Under Water: Climate Change and Me with Juli Berwald and Edith Widder
Under Water: Climate Change and Me with Juli Berwald and Edith Widder
The planet’s future isn’t just a public issue—for some, it’s a personal crusade. In “Life on the Rocks,” Juli Berwald describes her admiration of coral reefs and relates their uncertain future to her life. In “Below the Edge of...
2022_09_03A4_NBF_WP26Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Washington Post authors
Folks here include Fred Bowen ("Hardcourt: Stories from 75 Years of the National Basketball Association"), Sue Fliess ("Kid Scientist: Marine Biologists on a Dive" and "Rumble and Roar"), Jennifer O'Connell ("Elephants RememberL A True Story" and "The Eye of the Whale"), Juana Medina ("Juana & Lucas:...
2022_09_03B7_NBF_Famous26Natl Book Festival 2022 -- We Knew Them Before They Were Famous: Historical Fiction with Louis Bayard and Karen Joy Fowler
We Knew Them Before They Were Famous: Historical Fiction with Louis Bayard and Karen Joy Fowler
Ever wondered about the origins of historical figures, before they were famous? Louis Bayard, author of “Jackie & Me,” and Karen Joy Fowler, author of “Booth,” are professionals at doing just that. Delving...
2022_09_03C5_NBF_Trust20Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Who Do You Trust?: Conspiracies in America with Brendan McConville and Elizabeth Williamson
Who Do You Trust?: Conspiracies in America with Brendan McConville and Elizabeth Williamson
Explore two conspiracy theories in American history 200 years apart. In “The Brethren,” Brendan McConville tells the story of a group of Revolutionary-era farmers fearing for their religious freedom, and in...
2022_09_03C7_NBF_Thinking16Natl Book Festival 2022 -- Writing Is Thinking: The Essay in an Age of Speed with Morten Høi Jensen, Shawn McCreesh and Becca Rothfeld
Writing Is Thinking: The Essay in an Age of Speed with Morten Høi Jensen, Shawn McCreesh and Becca Rothfeld
Ballroom B (Level 3, South Building)
In a whirlwind of headlines and tweets, the essay has become a mode of deep thinking and indelible critique. In this program, Liberties Journal contributors...
2022_09_03F5_NBF_Okay23Natl Book Festival 2022 -- You'll Be Okay: Graphic Novels About Kids Who Keep Going with Johnnie Christmas and Kat Fajardo
You'll Be Okay: Graphic Novels About Kids Who Keep Going with Johnnie Christmas and Kat Fajardo
Will kids ever be allowed to be in charge of their own lives? Johnie Christmas and Kat Fajardo talk about their new graphic novels that try to find the answer. “Swim Team” features Bree, a girl starting...
2022_09_03H7_NBF_Nightmare15Natl Book Festival 2022 -- You're Such a Nightmare: Horror Novels with Tiffany D. Jackson and Ryan La Sala
You're Such a Nightmare: Horror Novels with Tiffany D. Jackson and Ryan La Sala
Move over, Carrie and Heathers: We’ve ramped it up with Maddie Washington and The Honeys. In “The Weight of Blood,” Tiffany D. Jackson exposes racism and bullying in a Georgia high school, culminating in a hair-raising prom...
2022_09_03D7_NBF_Hernandez14Natl Book Festival 2022 -- "Rebel Historian" Kelly Lytle Hernández on the Mexican Revolution
"Rebel Historian" Kelly Lytle Hernández on the Mexican Revolution
The Mexican Revolution happened over a century ago, but its impact continues to resonate beyond its borders. Historian and MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Kelly Lytle Hernández’s book “Bad Mexicans: Race, Empire and Revolution in the...
2022_DC_SIAH_ACCelerate_22041096Natl Museum of Amer History -- Event: 2022 ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival
The 2022 ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10, 2022
We invite you to attend the 2022 ACCelerate Festival, a celebration of creative exploration and innovative research happening at the intersection of science, engineering, arts, and design from across the...
2022_DC_USWWI_EMS_Week_220520338Natl World War I Memorial -- Event: Celebration in Honor of EMS Workers and WWI Veteran Dr. Frank Boston
An EMS Week celebration will be held to recognize all EMS workers and in particular to honor the historic legacy of Dr. Frank E. Boston, veteran, physician and the first African-American to start both a hospital and ambulance corps.

EMS Week is held May 16-22. It is a particularly special time to...
2022_08_11A3_Building_Keeling24NBM -- Evan’s Story-Making Workshop
Evan’s Story-Making Workshop
Capture a favorite story and learn to make a mini eight-page book out of a single sheet of paper with comic book maker Evan Keeling.
Born and raised in Washington DC, Evan Keeling received a BFA in graphic design from the Corcoran College of Art + Design. Evan is an...
2022_11_20A1_Canstruction244NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2022 -- Setup (1 of 3)
CANstruction 2022 will take place at the National Building Museum November 20 - 28. The theme of the build will be Sports: Score One Against Hunger.
Canstruction is a nationwide program that aims to raise awareness about hunger. In DC, Canstruction is organized by the Washington Architectural... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_20A2_Canstruction2270NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2022 -- Setup (2 of 3)
CANstruction 2022 will take place at the National Building Museum November 20 - 28. The theme of the build will be Sports: Score One Against Hunger.
Canstruction is a nationwide program that aims to raise awareness about hunger. In DC, Canstruction is organized by the Washington Architectural... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_20A3_Canstruction3224NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2022 -- Setup (3 of 3)
CANstruction 2022 will take place at the National Building Museum November 20 - 28. The theme of the build will be Sports: Score One Against Hunger.
Canstruction is a nationwide program that aims to raise awareness about hunger. In DC, Canstruction is organized by the Washington Architectural... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_21E_Pen_Faulkner_SOTU404PEN/Faulkner's Literary State of the Union
PEN/Faulkner's Literary State of the Union
Don't miss this one-of-a-kind DC literary gathering!
Join us for a one-of-a-kind DC literary gathering just before the mid-term elections. An open bar, buffet, dessert, inspirational speeches from a who's who of writers from throughout the DC region, and a... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_26A2_Maraniss118Politics & Prose -- Andrew Maraniss ("Inaugural Ballers") (w/David Maraniss)
Andrew Maraniss - Inaugural Ballers: The True Story of the First US Women's Olympic Basketball Team - at Conn Ave in the Children & Teens dept - with David Maraniss
Twenty years before the WNBA, the 1976 U.S. women’s basketball team competed at the first-ever Olympic women’s basketball tournament.... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_29_Nagorski62Politics & Prose -- Andrew Nagorski ("Saving Freud") w/Lynne Olson
Andrew Nagorski -- Saving Freud - with Lynne Olson -- at Conn Ave
A dramatic true story about Sigmund Freud's last-minute escape to London following the German annexation of Austria and the group of friends who made it possible.
Andrew Nagorski served as Newsweek's bureau chief in Hong Kong, Moscow,...
2022_08_03_Marra79Politics & Prose -- Anthony Marra ("Mercury Pictures Presents") w/Angie Kim
Anthony Marra — Mercury Pictures Presents — with Angie Kim at Conn Ave
The epic tale of a brilliant woman who must reinvent herself to survive, moving from Mussolini's Italy to 1940s Los Angeles--a timeless story of love, deceit, and sacrifice from the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author...
2022_DC_McKibben_22061648Politics & Prose -- Bill McKibben ("The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon")
Bill McKibben -- The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon: A Graying American Looks Back at His Suburban Boyhood and Wonders What the Hell Happened - at Conn Ave
In this revelatory cri de coeur, McKibben digs deep into our history (and his own well-meaning but not all-seeing past) and into the latest...
2022_09_21E2_Lithwick85Politics & Prose -- Dahlia Lithwick ("Lady Justice: Women, the Law, and the Battle to Save America") w/Michele Goodwin
Dahlia Lithwick ("Lady Justice: Women, the Law, and the Battle to Save America") w/Michele Goodwin
Lithwick has written a luminous book, not about the villains of the Trump years, but about the heroes. And as the country confronts the news that the Supreme Court, which includes three Trump-appointed... (Partially reviewed)
2022_08_09_Maraniss56Politics & Prose -- David Maraniss ("Path Lit By Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe") (w/Sally Jenkins)
David Maraniss — Path Lit By Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe - with Sally Jenkins — at Conn Ave
Jim Thorpe rose to world fame as a mythic talent who excelled at every sport. He won gold medals in the decathlon and pentathlon at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics, was an All-American football player at the...
2022_DC_Shapiro_22051999Politics & Prose -- Ira Shapiro ("The Betrayal: How Mitch McConnell and the Senate Republicans Abandoned America") w/John Podesta
Ira Shapiro -- The Betrayal: How Mitch McConnell and the Senate Republicans Abandoned America - with John Podesta - at Conn Ave
In two previous highly regarded books on the U.S. Senate, Ira Shapiro chronicled the institution from its apogee in the 1970s through its decline in the decades since. Now, in...
2022_09_29A2_Lower19Politics & Prose -- Jan Lower ("A Song for the Cosmos")
Jan Lower -- A Song for the Cosmos - at Conn Ave in the Children and Teens Dept.
Why was a golden record sent into space? And why would a piece of music entitled “Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground” be included on it?
When NASA’s Voyager spacecrafts were launched in 1977, they each carried a... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_19A2_Farrell12Politics & Prose -- John Farrell ("Ted Kennedy: A Life")
John Farrell — Ted Kennedy: A Life - with Molly Ball - at Conn Ave
In Ted Kennedy: A Life, we find that his life was buffeted by heartbreak: the violent deaths of his three older brothers, his own terrible plane crash, his children’s bouts with cancer, and the hideous self-inflicted wounds of... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_21A1_Gallagher91Politics & Prose -- John Gallagher ("Max Meow #4: Taco Time Machine")
John Gallagher - Max Meow #4: Taco Time Machine
It's a cat! It's a superhero! It's a . . . Taco Time Machine? When Mindy's dad, Professor Microbe, is lost in the time space continuum it's up to Max and Mindy to save him. But when Max starts playing with time travel, he causes problems as he may have... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_30A_Noir_Bookstore148Politics & Prose -- Panel: Noir at the Bookstore w/E.A. Aymar, Louis Bayard, James Grady, Cheryl Head, Angie Kim, and Sujata Massey
Noir at the Bookstore Panel — with E.A. Aymar, Louis Bayard, James Grady, Cheryl Head, Angie Kim, and Sujata Massey — at Conn Ave
* E.A. Aymar: Anthony Award-nominated E.A. Aymar's most recent thriller, They’re Gone, was published to rave reviews in Publishers Weekly, Kirkus (starred), and was named... (Partially reviewed)
2022_09_29A3_Divider124Politics & Prose -- Peter Baker and Susan Glasser ("The Divider: Trump in the White House, 2017-2021") w/Jane Mayer
Peter Baker and Susan Glasser -- The Divider: Trump in the White House, 2017-2021 — with Jane Mayer - at Conn Ave
The Divider brings us into the Oval Office for countless scenes both tense and comical, revealing how close we got to nuclear war with North Korea, which cabinet members had a resignation... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_19A3_Whitehouse90Politics & Prose -- Sheldon Whitehouse ("The Scheme") w/Jane Mayer
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse -- The Scheme: How the Right Wing Used Dark Money to Capture the Supreme Court - with Jane Mayer -- at Conn Ave
The world got a glimpse of this story when the Senator's presentation at the Amy Coney Barrett hearing went viral. Now, full of unique insights and inside stories,... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Folklife16Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022)
2022_DC_Folklife_2207062Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022)
2022_DC_Folklife_Earth29Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022) -- Earth Optimism x Folklife
Earth Optimism × Folklife
Inspiring Conservation Communities
Earth Optimism × Folklife: Inspiring Conservation Communities
June 22–27 and June 30–July 4, 2022
“Earth Optimism shows us how to find hope in the face of odds that might seem overwhelming. It reminds us that change happens when we focus...
2022_DC_Folklife_Noon65Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022) -- UAE -- Performance: Noon
We open with the powerhouse, Dubai-based band NOON. With roots in India, Egypt, and Great Britain, the band -- Mohammed Hosny (oud), Ratish Chadha (drums), and Steven Bedford (bass) -- reflects and is fueled by the UAE’s cultural diversity. At its heart, NOON is an experimental sound project in which...
2022_DC_Folklife_UAE21Smithsonian Folklife Festival (2022) -- United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates
Living Landscape | Living Memory
United Arab Emirates: Living Landscape | Living Memory
June 22–27 and June 30–July 4, 2022

What kind of world do we want to create together?
Fifty years ago, this was not a hypothetical question but a challenge for seven men as they gathered...
2022_DC_Stars_220402113Trust for the National Mall -- Under the Stars @ Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial
Under the Stars at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial
Celebrating Ike’s proposal to create NASA on April 2, 1958, with a FREE stargazing event
On the 64th anniversary of President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s proposal to create NASA, the Trust for the National Mall, in association with Hofstra University,...
2022_DC_USCHS_Linc100_220524166USCHS -- Honoring the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial @ Rayburn House Office Bldg
Honoring the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial
by U.S. Capitol Historical Society
Join the U.S. Capitol Historical Society for a special in-person and livestreamed event to mark the centennial of the Lincoln Memorial!
This month marks the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial. To honor...
2022_11_17B1_USCHS_T_I378USCHS -- Tribute to the US House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Program
Welcome: The Honorable Jane L. Campbell, President and CEO, US Capitol Historical Society
Presentation of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance: US Capitol Police Ceremonial Unit
Toast to the Committee: Jane L. Campbell
Remarks:
* The Honorable Peter A. DeFazio, Chairman, House Committee on... (Partially reviewed)
2022_DC_Grant_Bicent_220426170USCHS -- Ulysses Grant Bicentennial Commemoration
Ulysses Grant Bicentennial Commemoration by U.S. Capitol Historical Society
Celebrate this milestone with U.S. Senator Roy Blunt, Architect of the Capitol Brett Blanton, historian Ronald C. White, and USCHS!
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri, the Architect of the Capitol, and the U.S. Capitol...
2022_DC_RHI_Sociable_22040191Welcome to DC RHI Sociable City Summit Reception @ The Park at 14th
Join Mayor Bowser at the "Welcome to DC" RHI Sociable City Summit Reception
by Executive Office of the Mayor
Mayor Muriel Bowser cordially invites you to join us at the 2022 "Welcome to DC" RHI Sociable City Summit Reception.
Join Mayor Muriel Bowser as she welcomes the 8th Annual RHI Sociable City...
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2022_10_21E_Pen_Faulkner_SOTU404PEN/Faulkner's Literary State of the Union
PEN/Faulkner's Literary State of the Union Don't miss this one-of-a-kind DC literary gathering! Join us for a one-of-a-kind DC literary gathering just before the mid-term elections. An open bar, buffet, dessert, inspirational speeches from a who's who of writers from throughout the DC region, and a ... (Partially reviewed)
2022_11_17B1_USCHS_T_I378USCHS -- Tribute to the US House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Program Welcome: The Honorable Jane L. Campbell, President and CEO, US Capitol Historical Society Presentation of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance: US Capitol Police Ceremonial Unit Toast to the Committee: Jane L. Campbell Remarks: * The Honorable Peter A. DeFazio, Chairman, House Committee on T... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_07G6_NYCC_Harveys2379New York Comic Con (2022) -- Harvey Awards -- Everything except the presentation
Folks shown here include: Chip Mosher, John Lind, Nellie Kurtzman, Calvin Reid, Amy Chu, ???, Liniers (Ricardo Siri), Vivek Tiwary, Karen Green, ???, ???, Bob Camp, Jock, Denis Kitchen, Heidi MacDonald, Charlie Kochman, Kevin McCloskey, Greg Lockard, Johnnie Christmas, Joe Quesada, Neil Gaiman, and ... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_12C1_Navalny261Double Exposure -- "Navalny" (w/Daniel Roher, Maria Pevchick, Alex Marquardt, and Jill Dougherty) @ MPA
NAVALNY Wednesday, Oct. 12, pre-reception at 6pm, screening at 7pm, MPA Theater Presented in partnership with CNN. Introduced by Jill Dougherty, foreign affairs correspondent for CNN. Post-screening discussion with filmmaker Daniel Roher, lead investigator Maria Pevchick, and moderator Alex Marquard... (Partially reviewed)
2022_10_07G5_NYCC_Harveys219New York Comic Con (2022) -- Harvey Awards -- Presentation
The Harvey Awards honors books and creators working in sequential art across a variety of categories and represents one of the industry’s longest-running annual events. The awards are named after Harvey Kurtzman, the legendary creator who is best remembered for creating MAD. The annual gala celebrat... (Partially reviewed)


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