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2009_DC_Miss_DC_0901132402008 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Kate Marie to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics
The Miss District of Columbia Scholarship Organization invites you to the Miss America Send-Off Reception for Kate Marie Grinold, Miss District of Columbia 2008, at the Institute of World Politics, 1521 Sixteenth Street, NW, Washington DC.

Also shown are a number of the previous Miss DC winners...
2009_DC_Pageant_Teens_090712912009 Miss District of Columbia -- The Miss Teen DC Pageant
Pictures here are of the Miss Teen DC portion of the pageant. The winner of the Miss Teen DC portion was announced during the Miss DC pageant presentation.

The Miss Teen DC 2009 contestants were as follows:
Nhari Frederick Bryant
Veronica Yvonne Beverly
Nirvana Chavez
Breanna Valencia...
2009_DC_Pageant_0Rehearse_090712472009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (0 of 10) -- Rehearsal
2009_DC_Pageant_1Other_090712712009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 10) -- Other
2009_DC_Pageant_9BPost_0907121112009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (10 of 10) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2009_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_090712402009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 10) -- Welcome
2009_DC_Pageant_3Swimsuit_090712432009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 10) -- Swimsuit
2009_DC_Pageant_4Inter_090712332009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 10) -- Interviews
2009_DC_Pageant_5Betweens_09071242009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 10) -- In-Between Presentations
2009_DC_Pageant_6Talent_090712772009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 10) -- Talent
2009_DC_Pageant_7Evening_090712572009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 10) -- Evening Wear
2009_DC_Pageant_8Goodbye_090712452009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 10) -- Goodbye -- Kate Marie Grinold Stage Appearances
2009_DC_Pageant_9ACrown_090712752009 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 10) -- Crowning (Jen Corey)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2009

* JENNIFER COREY -- 2009 Miss District of Columbia

* Katori Brown
* Lily Chen
* Nadia Christian
* Sophia Davis
* Afiya Hosten
* L. Ashton Kunkle
* Sherry Langrock
* Randi Levendusky
* Talila Lewis
* Stefaney Rants
* Katie Robertson
*...
2010_DC_Miss_DCM_1001132312009 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (1 of 2) -- Jen Corey to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Mingling
The Miss District of Columbia Send-Off: Jen Corey heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America. Join us to celebrate at 6:30pm on Wednesday, January 13th at The Institute of World Politics, 1521 Sixteenth Street, NW.

Also featuring:
* Kate Marie Grinold -- Miss DC 2008
* Shayna...
2010_DC_Miss_DCP_1001131152009 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (2 of 2) -- Jen Corey to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Presentation
The Miss District of Columbia Send-Off: Jen Corey heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America. Join us to celebrate at 6:30pm on Wednesday, January 13th at The Institute of World Politics, 1521 Sixteenth Street, NW.

Also featuring:
* Kate Marie Grinold -- Miss DC 2008
* Shayna...
2010_DC_Pageant_1Other_100620852010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 10) -- Other
2010_DC_Pageant_9BPost_1006201222010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (10 of 10) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2010_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_100620392010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 10) -- Welcome
2010_DC_Pageant_3Swimsuit_100620312010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 10) -- Swimsuit
2010_DC_Pageant_4Inter_100620472010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 10) -- Interviews
2010_DC_Pageant_5Betweens_100620182010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 10) -- In-Between Presentations
2010_DC_Pageant_6Talent_100620882010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 10) -- Talent
2010_DC_Pageant_7Evening_100620862010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 10) -- Evening Wear
2010_DC_Pageant_8Goodbye_100620292010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 10) -- Goodbye -- Jen Corey stage appearances
2010_DC_Pageant_9ACrown_100620982010 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 10) -- Crowning (Stephanie Williams)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2010:

* STEPHANIE WILLIAMS -- 2010 Miss District of Columbia

* Cassandra Allen
* Jennifer Beatty
* Michelle Beever
* Katori Brown
* Lauren Craig
* Sophia Davis
* Maria-Teresa Grinneby
* Haely Jardas
* Tonya Khakazi
* L. Ashton Kunkle
*...
2010_DC_Miss_DC_WB_1006211262010 Miss District of Columbia Reception -- Stephanie Williams @ John A. Wilson Bldg
Stephanie Williams, the newly-crowed Miss DC, came for a reception at the Wilson Building hosted by Paul Strauss (DC's "Shadow Senator" to the US Congress) and Michael Brown (At Large Representative).
2011_DC_Miss_DCM_1101051572010 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (1 of 2) -- Stephanie Williams to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Mingling
The Miss District of Columbia Send-off Party! Stephanie Williams heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America 2011
Join Us to celebrate at The Institute of World Politics, 1521 Sixteenth Street, NW.

ALSO FEATURING:
* Jen Corey – Miss DC 2009
* Kate Marie Grinold – Miss DC 2008
...
2011_DC_Miss_DCP_1101051582010 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (2 of 2) -- Stephanie Williams to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Presentation
The Miss District of Columbia Send-off Party! Stephanie Williams heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America 2011
Join Us to celebrate at The Institute of World Politics, 1521 Sixteenth Street, NW.
Tickets can be purchased at MissDC.org by clicking “SUPPORT” or e-mail...
2011_DC_Pageant_1Other_1107101282011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 7) -- Other
Among others shown here are this year's judges:
* Mario Acosta Velez
* Dennis Momyer
* Chartese Burnett
* John Kelly
* Angie Goff
* Chef Spike Mendelsohn
2011_DC_Pageant_2Swimsuit_110710622011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 7) -- Welcome and Swim Suit
2011_DC_Pageant_3Inter_110710642011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 7) -- Interviews (Miss DC)
2011_DC_Pageant_4Talent_110710942011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 7) -- Talent
2011_DC_Pageant_5InterT_110710692011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 7) -- Interviews (Miss Teen DC)
2011_DC_Pageant_6Awards_110710772011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 7) -- Crowning (Ashley Boalch)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2011:

* ASHLEY BOALCH -- 2011 Miss District of Columbia

* Perianne Boring
* Maria-Teresa Grinneby
* Sarah Hillware
* Helen Hua
* Haely Jardas
* Giovanna Jean-Baptiste
* LeMia Jenkins
* Alexa Kuhn
* Echoe Malone
* Chelsea Partridge
* Mary...
2011_DC_Pageant_7Post_1107101572011 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 7) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2011_DC_Miss_DCS1_111215952011 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (1 of 4) -- Ashley Boalch to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Mingling
The Miss District of Columbia Send-off
Ashley Boalch heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America 2012. [The pageant airs at 9pm EST on Saturday, January 14, 2012.]
Join us to celebrate
6:30-8:30 pm
Thursday, December 15
The Institute of World Politics

Also Featuring:
* Jen...
2011_DC_Miss_DCS2_111215732011 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (2 of 4) -- Ashley Boalch to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Presentation except dresses
The Miss District of Columbia Send-off
Ashley Boalch heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America 2012. [The pageant airs at 9pm EST on Saturday, January 14, 2012.]
Join us to celebrate
6:30-8:30 pm
Thursday, December 15
The Institute of World Politics

Also Featuring:
* Jen...
2011_DC_Miss_DCS3_111215452011 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (3 of 4) -- Ashley Boalch to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Presentation dresses
The Miss District of Columbia Send-off
Ashley Boalch heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America 2012. [The pageant airs at 9pm EST on Saturday, January 14, 2012.]
Join us to celebrate
6:30-8:30 pm
Thursday, December 15
The Institute of World Politics

Also Featuring:
* Jen...
2011_DC_Miss_DCS4_111215702011 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (4 of 4) -- Ashley Boalch to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Posed pictures after presentation
The Miss District of Columbia Send-off
Ashley Boalch heads to Las Vegas to compete for the title of Miss America 2012. [The pageant airs at 9pm EST on Saturday, January 14, 2012.]
Join us to celebrate
6:30-8:30 pm
Thursday, December 15
The Institute of World Politics

Also Featuring:
* Jen...
2011_DC_Miss_Amer_CHC_1103292692011 Miss District of Columbia / America Experience @ Capital Hill Club
For this reception, the Miss America contestants were joined by Teresa Scanlan, 2011 Miss America.
2011_DC_Miss_Amer_CB_110329682011 Miss District of Columbia / America Experience @ Cherry Blossoms
2011_DC_Miss_Amer_Newseum_110329372011 Miss District of Columbia / America Experience @ Newseum
2011_DC_Miss_Amer_VSA_110329742011 Miss District of Columbia / America Experience @ Van Scoyoc Associates
2012_DC_Pageant_Teen_1206171082012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant -- Teen competition portion
2012_DC_Pageant_0Rehearse_1206171262012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (0 of 10) -- Rehearsal
2012_DC_Pageant_1Other_120617642012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 10) -- Other
2012_DC_Pageant_9BPost_120617912012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (10 of 10) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2012_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_120617352012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 10) -- Welcome
2012_DC_Pageant_3Swimsuit_120617712012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 10) -- Swimsuit
2012_DC_Pageant_4Inter_120617642012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 10) -- Interview
2012_DC_Pageant_5Betweens_120617512012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 10) -- In-Between Presentations
2012_DC_Pageant_6Talent_1206171152012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 10) -- Talent
2012_DC_Pageant_7Evening_1206171342012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 10) -- Evening Wear
2012_DC_Pageant_8Goodbye_120617372012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 10) -- Goodbye -- Ashley Boalch stage appearances
2012_DC_Pageant_9ACrown_120617912012 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 10) -- Crowning (Allyn Rose)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2012:

* ALLYN ROSE -- 2012 Miss District of Columbia

* Rachel de Maree
* Jaqueline Garcia
* MacKenzie Green
* Helen Hua
* Haely Jardas
* Giovanna Jean-Baptiste
* Rachall Lawrence
* Casey Valerie Linsey
* Chelsea Partridge
* Joanna Preston
*...
2012_DC_Miss_DC_SendM_1212182352012 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (1 of 2) -- Allyn Rose to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Mingling
Help send Allyn off to Miss America
Come show your support for Allyn at Miss America, get a sneak peek of her competition wardrobe, and recognize the Miss District of Columbia class of 2012!
These were the pictures of the mingling before and after the presentation
2012_DC_Miss_DC_SendP_1212181452012 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (2 of 2) -- Allyn Rose to Miss America Pageant @ Institute of World Politics -- Presentation
Help send Allyn off to Miss America
Come show your support for Allyn at Miss America, get a sneak peek of her competition wardrobe, and recognize the Miss District of Columbia class of 2012!
The celebration will be Tuesday, December 18 from 6-8pm at the Institute of World Politics, 1521 16th Street...
2013_DC_Pageant_1Other_130609702013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 9) -- Other
Judges this year were:
* Tina Sauerhammer, former Miss Wisconsin, doctor at Children's National Medical Center 
* Michael Steele, former RNC chair, MSNBC contributor 
* Erin Blakely, Pie Sisters
* Alberto Avendaño, Washington Post/El Tiempo Latino
* Myrna Farmer, US State Department Office of...
2013_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_130609462013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 9) -- Welcome
Contestants:
* Allison Williams
* Allix Hillebrand
* Arienne Calingo
* Azah Awasum
* Bindhu Parmathi -- WINNER!
* Brooke Rowland
* Dakota Beach
* Jachele Velez
* Jill Duckworth
* Katie Peditto
* Lesley Pace
* Lola Adeoye
* Melissa Allen
* Michelle Pierrot
* MonaLesa...
2013_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_130609572013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 9) -- In-Between Presentations
2013_DC_Pageant_4Swimsuit_130609422013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 9) -- Swimsuit
2013_DC_Pageant_5Inter_130609632013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 9) -- Interviews
2013_DC_Pageant_6Talent_130609732013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 9) -- Talent
2013_DC_Pageant_7Evening_130609982013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 9) -- Evening Gowns
2013_DC_Pageant_8Awards_1306091102013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Bindhu Pamarthi)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2013:

* BINDHU PAMARTHI -- 2013 Miss District of Columbia

* Allison Williams
* Allix Hillebrand
* Arienne Calingo
* Azah Awasum
* Brooke Rowland
* Dakota Beach
* Jachele Velez
* Jill Duckworth
* Katie Peditto
* Lesley Pace
* Lola Adeoye
*...
2013_DC_Pageant_9Post_130609942013 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 9) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2014_DC_Miss_DC_America_1404051942013 Miss District of Columbia Reception -- Bindhu Pamarthi and Miss America Nina Davuluri @ Meiwah Restaurant
Please join the Miss DC Board of Directors as our guest for a reception with Miss America. Both Miss DC 2013 (Bindhu Pamarthi), Miss America 2014 (Nina Davuluri) and Miss DC 2009 (Jen Corey) were part of the presentation.
2013_DC_Miss_DC_Send1_130901902013 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (1 of 3) -- Bindhu Pamarthi to Miss America Pageant @ Meiwah Restaurant -- Mingling Before
Celebrate another great year of the Miss District of Columbia Scholarship Program!
Get a sneak peek at Bindhu Pamarthi ’s competition wardrobe for Miss America.
Meet the Miss District of Columbia class of 2013 at Meiwah Restaurant, 1200 New Hampshire Ave., NW.
2013_DC_Miss_DC_Send2_130901582013 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (2 of 3) -- Bindhu Pamarthi to Miss America Pageant @ Meiwah Restaurant -- Outfits
Updated September 15: Note: Originally, this page didn't include the formal gowns that Bindhu was showing. These weren't to be shown until the Miss America pageant was over.
Celebrate another great year of the Miss District of Columbia Scholarship Program!
Get a sneak peek at Bindhu Pamarthi’s...
2013_DC_Miss_DC_Send3_130901312013 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off (3 of 3) -- Bindhu Pamarthi to Miss America Pageant @ Meiwah Restaurant -- Mingling After
Celebrate another great year of the Miss District of Columbia Scholarship Program!
Get a sneak peek at Bindhu Pamarthi’s competition wardrobe for Miss America.
Meet the Miss District of Columbia class of 2013 at Meiwah Restaurant, 1200 New Hampshire Ave., NW.
2014_DC_Pageant_1Other_140615752014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 9) -- Other
2014_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_140615372014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 9) -- Welcome
2014_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_140615922014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 9) -- In-Between Presentations
2014_DC_Pageant_4Swimsuit_140615762014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 9) -- Swimsuit
2014_DC_Pageant_5Inter_140615732014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 9) -- Interviews
2014_DC_Pageant_6Talent_140615912014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 9) -- Talent
2014_DC_Pageant_7Evening_140615982014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 9) -- Evening
2014_DC_Pageant_8Awards_1406151242014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Teresa Davis)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2014:

* TERESA DAVIS -- 2014 Miss District of Columbia

* Lola Adeoye
* Jana Bernard
* Ayanna Cowley
* Lillian Dawit
* Jillian Edmonds
* Kiersten Gonzalez
* Melicia Johnson
* Johanna King
* Ariana Kruszewski
* Mary Catherine O’Neill
* Thais...
2014_DC_Pageant_9Post_1406151322014 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 9) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2015_DC_Miss_DC_America_1504083092014 Miss District of Columbia Reception Honoring Miss America @ Capital Hill Club
Miss America 2014, Kira Kazantsev, was honored at this reception.
2014_DC_Miss_DC_SendOff_1408271692014 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Teresa Davis to Miss America Pageant @ Gallery Place Residences
Please join us in wishing Teresa Davis, Miss DC 2014 the best of luck at Miss America!
2015_DC_Pageant_1Other_1506141422015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 9) -- Other
2015_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_150614552015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 9) -- Welcome
2015_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_150614952015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 9) -- In-Between Presentations
2015_DC_Pageant_4Swimsuit_150614622015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 9) -- Swimsuit
2015_DC_Pageant_5Talent_1506141072015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 9) -- Talent
2015_DC_Pageant_6Evening_150614812015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 9) -- Evening Wear
2015_DC_Pageant_7Inter_150614872015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 9) -- Interviews
2015_DC_Pageant_8Awards_150614822015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Haely Jardas)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2015:

* HAELY JARDAS -- 2015 Miss District of Columbia

* Micah Ernst
* Maya Everett
* DeJanee Fennell
* Gianna Gagliardi
* Emily Gentile
* Kiersten Gonzalez
* Sydney Hall
* Charlene Jean
* Judy Mabone
* Cara Marrero
* Alana Morrell
*...
2015_DC_Pageant_9Post_1506141162015 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 9) -- Post-Crowning Photos
Posed Haely Jardas post-award photos.
2015_DC_Miss_DCM_1508261422015 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off 1 (1 of 2) -- Haely Jardas to Miss America Pageant @ Gallery Place Residences -- Mingling
Join us!
Miss DC 2015, Haely Jardas Miss American Send Off Party.
Buffet by Tony Cheng's. Special performance by LaTiDo.
2015_DC_Miss_DCP_1508261062015 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off 1 (2 of 2) -- Haely Jardas to Miss America Pageant @ Gallery Place Residences -- Presentation and Posed Photos Afterward
Join us!
Miss DC 2015, Haely Jardas Miss American Send Off Party.
Buffet by Tony Cheng's. Special performance by LaTiDo.
2015_DC_Miss_DCM_150827702015 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off 2 (1 of 3) -- Haely Jardas to Miss America Pageant @ John A Wilson Bldg -- Mingling
District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, and US Senator Paul Strauss cordially invite you to join them for a reception honoring:
Haely Jardas
Communications Director for the DC Statehood Congressional Delegation and the reigning 2015/2016 Miss District of Columbia...
2015_DC_Miss_DCP_1508271032015 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off 2 (2 of 3) -- Haely Jardas to Miss America Pageant @ John A Wilson Bldg -- Presentation
District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, and US Senator Paul Strauss cordially invite you to join them for a reception honoring:
Haely Jardas
Communications Director for the DC Statehood Congressional Delegation and the reigning 2015/2016 Miss District of Columbia...
2015_DC_Miss_DCP3_150827732015 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off 2 (3 of 3) -- Haely Jardas to Miss America Pageant @ John A Wilson Bldg -- Posed Photos w/Haely Jardas
District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, and US Senator Paul Strauss cordially invite you to join them for a reception honoring:
Haely Jardas
Communications Director for the DC Statehood Congressional Delegation and the reigning 2015/2016 Miss District of Columbia...
2016_DC_Miss_DC_DMA_160620912016 Miss District of Columbia and Miss America Event @ Daniel Morgan Academy
Please join the Diana Davis Spencer Foundation and the Daniel Morgan Academy for a reception honoring Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell and the newly crowned Miss DC 2016, Cierra Jackson. Entertainment on cello was provided by Benjamin Gates. Among the guests was Elizabeth Dole.
2016_DC_Pageant_1Other_1606191002016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 9) -- Other
2016_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_160619662016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 9) -- Welcome
Opening Production -- Welcome to the Jungle
Haely Jardas, Miss District of Columbia 2015, and Jade Parchment, Miss District of Columbia's Outstanding Teen 2015
2016_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_160619312016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 9) -- In-Between Presentations
2016_DC_Pageant_4Swimsuit_160619642016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 9) -- Swimsuit
2016_DC_Pageant_5Inter_160619392016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 9) -- Interviews
Emcee: Ashley Boalch, Miss DC 2011
2016_DC_Pageant_6Talent_160619752016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 9) -- Talent
Emcee: Bindhu Pamarthi, Miss DC 2013
2016_DC_Pageant_7Evening_1606191312016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 9) -- Evening Wear
2016_DC_Pageant_8Awards_1606191942016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Cierra Jackson crowned)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2016:

* CIERRA JACKSON -- 2016 Miss District of Columbia

* Caroline Chisolm
* Lauren Clemons
* Katelynne Cox
* Cecilia Daizovi
* Emily Gentile
* Victoria Haler
* Katrina Kincade
* Johanna King
* Elena Littles
* Shannon Lynch
* Judy Mabone
...
2016_DC_Pageant_9Post_1606191362016 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 9) -- Post-Crowning Photos and Party
2016_DC_Miss_DC_Send_1608251612016 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Cierra Jackson to Miss America Pageant @ Gallery Place Residences
Join us for a Miss America Send Off for Miss DC!
Host Committee:
Miss DC 1985 Cherie Ward,
Miss DC 1988 Tricia Lloyd,
Miss DC 1997 Sonya Gavankar,
Miss DC 2005 Shannon Schambeau Patterson,
Miss DC 2009 Jen Corey Baca,
Miss DC 2011 Ashley Darby,
Miss DC 2014 Teresa Davis and
Miss DC 2015...
2017_DC_Pageant_1Other_170618432017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (1 of 9) -- Other
2017_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_170618792017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (2 of 9) -- Welcome
2017_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_170618482017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (3 of 9) -- In-Between Presentations
2017_DC_Pageant_4Swimsuit_170618562017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (4 of 9) -- Swimsuit
2017_DC_Pageant_5Inter_170618632017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (5 of 9) -- Interviews
2017_DC_Pageant_6Talent_170618892017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (6 of 9) -- Talent
2017_DC_Pageant_7Evening_170618482017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (7 of 9) -- Evening Wear
2017_DC_Pageant_8Awards_170618472017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (8 of 9) -- Crowning (Briana Kinsey)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2017:

* BRIANA KINSEY -- 2017 Miss District of Columbia

* Isabella Basco
* Nikol Bouknight
* Caroline Chisolm
* Alexandra Chittams
* Katelynne Cox
* Madeline Cuddihy
* Alexandra Curd
* Emily Curtis
* Olivia Henry-Jackson
* Katrina Kincade
*...
2017_DC_Pageant_9Post_170618902017 Miss District of Columbia Pageant (9 of 9) -- Post-Crowning Photos and Party
2017_DC_Miss_DC_Send_1708241632017 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Briana Kinsey to Miss America Pageant @ Gallery Place Residences
Miss America Send Off Party
Help us send Briana Kinsey off to Atlantic City - purchase your tickets to the Miss America Send Off Party!
Each ticket includes a buffet dinner catered by Tony Cheng's Restaurant and an open bar!
Come see a sneak peek of Miss DC's official (and never-before-seen) Miss...
2018_DC_Pageant_1Other_180617522018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 10) -- Other
2018_DC_Pageant_9BPost_1806171342018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (10 of 10) -- After Party
2018_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_180617612018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 10) -- Welcome
2018_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_1806171412018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 10) -- In-Between Presentations
2018_DC_Pageant_4Swimwear_1806171082018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 10) -- Swimsuit
The end of an era for this portion of the competition, possibly in reaction to Donald Trump's behavior with the MIss USA contest.
2018_DC_Pageant_5Inter_180617972018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 10) -- Interviews
The interviews were conducted by Shayna Rudd.
2018_DC_Pageant_6Talent_1806171532018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 10) -- Talent
This section was moderated by Haely Jardas
2018_DC_Pageant_7Evening_1806171282018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 10) -- Evening Wear
Host: Teresa Davis.
2018_DC_Pageant_8Awards_1806171242018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 10) -- Crowning (Allison Farris)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2018:

* ALLISON FARRIS -- 2018 Miss District of Columbia

* Katelynne Cox
* Alexandra Curd
* Lily Donaldson
* Daisy Flores
* Sydney Hall
* J'Lyn Henderson
* Courtney Hocog
* Laetitia Hua
* Emma Lutton
* Judy Mabone
* Mikayla Oberlton
*...
2018_DC_Pageant_9APost_180617962018 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 10) -- Post-Award Shots on Stage
2019_DC_Pageant_1Other_190623522019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 10) -- Other
2019_DC_Pageant_9BPost_190623942019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (10 of 10) -- After Party
2019_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_190623572019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 10) -- Welcome
2019_DC_Pageant_3Betweens_190623992019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 10) -- In-Between Presentations
2019_DC_Pageant_4Inter_190623512019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 10) -- Interviews
2019_DC_Pageant_5Talent_1906231082019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 10) -- Talent
2019_DC_Pageant_6Evening_190623732019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 10) -- Evening Wear / Tweets
2019_DC_Pageant_7Top5_190623652019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 10) -- Determining the Top 5
2019_DC_Pageant_8Awards_190623812019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 10) -- Crowning (Katelynne Cox)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2019:

* KATELYNNE COX -- 2019 Miss District of Columbia

* Alivia Roberts
* Andolyn Medina
* Anna Kelly
* Aquila Harper
* Chiamaka Ezeonyebuchi
* Dina Gharib
* Faith Jackson
* Hannah Menzner
* Hope Hukkeri
* Judy Mabone
* Kate Shea
* Lily...
2019_DC_Pageant_9APost_190623522019 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 10) -- Post-Crowning Photos
2021_DC_Teen_DC_Send_2107231742021 Miss District of Columbia's Outstanding Teen Send-Off for Jade Ridout
Jade did it!
Miss District of Columbia's Outstanding Teen
Let's celebrate her going to MIss America's Outstanding Teen
The Hecht's Warehouse at Ivy City
Wonderful buffet donated by Ivy City Smokehouse
2021_DC_Pageant_1Other_210613732021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 8) -- Other
2021_DC_Pageant_2KCox_210613622021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 8) -- Goodbye -- Katelynne Cox stage appearances
2021_DC_Pageant_3Inter_210613692021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 8) -- Interviews
2021_DC_Pageant_4Talent_2106131322021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 8) -- Talent
2021_DC_Pageant_5Evening_210613932021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 8) -- Evening Wear
2021_DC_Pageant_6Top5_210613872021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 8) -- Determining the Top 5
2021_DC_Pageant_7Awards_210613622021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 8) -- Crowning (Andolyn Medina)
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2021

2021 Competition Results
Miss District of Columbia 2021: Andolyn Medina
* First runner-up: Jude Maboné
* Second runner-up: Alivia Roberts
* Third runner-up: Hannah Menzner
* Fourth runner-up: Aubrey Grasz

Jen Corey Baca Talent Award (First place in...
2021_DC_Pageant_8Post_2106131532021 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 8) -- Post-Award Shots on Stage
2021_DC_Miss_DC_Send_2112042052021 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Andolyn Medina to Miss America Pageant @ Embassy of Czechoslovakia -- (1 of 3) Mingling beforehand
Miss DC Scholarship Organization
Please join us!
Send Off Party for the Miss America Competition for
Miss DC 2021 Andolyn Medina
Embassy of the Czech Republic
3900 Spring of Freedom St, NW
2021_DC_Miss_DC_Send2_2112041082021 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Andolyn Medina to Miss America Pageant @ Embassy of Czechoslovakia -- (2 of 3) Presentation
Miss DC Scholarship Organization
Please join us!
Send Off Party for the Miss America Competition for
Miss DC 2021 Andolyn Medina
Embassy of the Czech Republic
3900 Spring of Freedom St, NW
2021_DC_Miss_DC_Send3_2112041482021 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Andolyn Medina to Miss America Pageant @ Embassy of Czechoslovakia -- (3 of 3) Photos afterward
Miss DC Scholarship Organization
Please join us!
Send Off Party for the Miss America Competition for
Miss DC 2021 Andolyn Medina
Embassy of the Czech Republic
3900 Spring of Freedom St, NW
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_Miss_DC_Send_2212031962022 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Alivia Roberts to Miss America Pageant
You and a guest are invited to join the celebration for Miss DC 2022 Alivia Roberts at the Miss DC Send Off Party
at the Home of Anthony Coley (Alivia's former boss at Department of Justice)
2023_DC_BID_Annual_2306211762023 DowntownDC BID Annual Meeting @ Planet Word
2023 DowntownDC BID Annual Meeting
Come and discover the Unparalleled Opportunity that is DowntownDC.
By DowntownDC Business Improvement District
Planet Word 925 13th Street Northwest Washington, DC 20005
You're invited to join us for the DowntownDC BID's 2023 Annual Meeting and Networking event....
2023_DC_Pageant_1Other_2306101332023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (1 of 9) -- Other
2023_DC_Pageant_2Welcome_230610832023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (2 of 9) -- Welcome and In-Between Presentations
2023_DC_Pageant_3Inter_230610692023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (3 of 9) -- Interviews
2023_DC_Pageant_4Athletic_230610872023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (4 of 9) -- Athletic Wear
2023_DC_Pageant_5ARoberts_230610502023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (5 of 9) -- Goodbye -- Alivia Roberts stage appearances
2023_DC_Pageant_6Talent_2306102172023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (6 of 9) -- Talent
2023_DC_Pageant_7Evening_2306101172023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (7 of 9) -- Evening Wear
2023_DC_Pageant_8Top5_230610552023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (8 of 9) -- Determing the Top 5
2023_DC_Pageant_9Crown_2306102152023 Miss District of Columbia Competition (9 of 9) -- Crowning (Jude Maboné) and Afterward
Miss District of Columbia Class of 2023

* JUDE MABONÉ -- 2023 Miss District of Columbia

* Hannah Cartwright
* Maloreigh Todd
* Nicole Linder
* Anna Ross
* Tatenda Rameau
* Monica Waldau
* Tiera Williams
* Emma Grimes
* Anna Kelly
* Ashley Hollis
* Brelynn Hunt
* Georgia...
2023_12_06B_Miss_DC_Send3372023 Miss District of Columbia Send-Off -- Jude Maboné to Miss America Pageant @ GFWC
Please join us to celebrate Miss DC 2023 Jude Maboné at the Miss DC Send Off Party for Miss America
General Federation of Women’s Clubs
1734 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC
www.gfwc.org (Partially reviewed)
2005_DC_Navy_05101550230th Navy Birthday Concert (Ernest Borgnine) @ DAR Constitution Hall
Navy veteran and Academy Award winning actor ...
2011_DC_DCHist_OpenRec_11110312538th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Conference Reception @ Goethe-Institut
38th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- November 3-6, 2011

The mission of the Annual Conference on Washington D.C. Historical Studies is to bring together the community interested and engaged in documenting the many varied aspects of the history of the Washington D.C. area and its...
2013_DC_DCHist_Masur_1311149040th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Formal Program
All-Conference Reception and Letitia Woods Brown Memorial Lecture

Formal Program:
Welcome:
* Dr. Steven Knapp, President of the George Washington University
Introductions:
* Matthew Gilmore, Conference Chair
* Jane Freundel Levey
* Dr. Christopher Klemek, GW History...
2013_DC_DCHist_OpenRec_1311148340th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Opening Reception
All-Conference Reception and Letitia Woods Brown Memorial Lecture

Opening Reception. Catering provided by Ben’s Chili Bowl
Reception Remarks:
* Dr. Bernard Demczuk, GW Assistant Vice President for DC Relations
* Jennifer King, Interim Director of Special Collections, GW Libraries
2013_DC_DCHist_Other_1311161540th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Other shots from Saturday
2013_DC_DCHist_P01_1311162240th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 01: A Century of Federal Workers
A Century of Federal Workers
Moderator: Kate Masur, Northwestern University
* “‘The Picked Prostitutes of the Land’: National Perceptions and Local Realities”, I. Jessica Ziparo, Salem State University
* “Public Work, Social Mobility, and Racism: Swan Marshall Kendrick and Black Federal Employment...
2013_DC_DCHist_P02_1311161240th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 02: Campus and Complex in the Nation's Capital
Campus and Complex in the Nation’s Capital
Sponsored by the Latrobe Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians
Moderator: Kim Hoagland, Michigan Technological University, emerita
* “Ministering to a Mind Diseased: Landscape, Architecture, and Moral Treatment at St. Elizabeths Hospital”,...
2013_DC_DCHist_P03_131116940th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 03: Public Facilities and Racial Equity
Public Facilities and Racial Equity
Moderator Kimberly Springle, Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives:
* “‘Central for Cardozo!’ School Transfers and the Fight for Educational Equity in D.C. in the pre-Brown Era”, Tikia K. Hamilton, Princeton University
* “Exercising One’s Civil Rights: The...
2013_DC_DCHist_P04_1311161340th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 04: Washington Food Matters
Washington Food Matters
Moderator: Garrett Peck
* “Why Isn’t Washington a Culinary Capital? Inventing Food Traditions for D.C.”, Warren Belasco, Boston University
* “Historic Restaurants of Washington”, John deFerrari, Independent Historian
* “The First Beery Renaissance”, Michael V. M....
2013_DC_DCHist_P05_131116940th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 05: Prince Hall Freemasonry
Prince Hall Freemasonry
This session honors the memory of Howard University librarian Donna M. Wells, 1953-2009.
* “The Origins of Prince Hall Freemasonry in the District of Columbia”, Alton G. Roundtree, Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of the District of Columbia
* “Prince Hall...
2013_DC_DCHist_P06_1311163540th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 06: Alexandrian Retrocession
Alexandrian Retrocession and Regional Progress
Moderator: John Richardson, Arlington Historical Society
* “New Perspectives on the Alexandrian Retrocession of 1846”, Richard A. Balas, College of Charleston and the Citadel
* “A Little R&R: How Retrocession and the Railroad Determined the Future of...
2013_DC_DCHist_P07_1311161140th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 07: HGIS: Digitally Mapping History in DC
HGIS: Digitally Mapping History in D.C. and Beyond
Bring your lunch and learn how Historical Geographic Information Systems create interactive online maps of historical data that show geographic patterns that otherwise might not be detectable and lead to fresh interpretations of the past.
* Brian...
2013_DC_DCHist_P08_1311163440th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 08: A Crying Need
"A Crying Need”: 100 Years of Regulating Washington’s Public Utilities
Moderator: Betty Ann Kane, Public Service Commission of the District of Columbia
* “A Photographic History of the D.C. Public Service Commission’s First Century”, Mara Cherkasky and Bill Rice, RCR Associates
* “Bringing the...
2013_DC_DCHist_P09_131116940th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 09: War of 1812
War of 1812
Moderator: Aaron Marcavitch, Maryland Milestones/ATHA Inc.
Panelists:
* Christopher T. George, independent historian
* Patrick O'Neil, independent archaeologist and historian
* Christine Hughes, Naval History and Heritage Command

In anticipation of the guided bus tour “Bladensburg...
2013_DC_DCHist_P10_131116640th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 10: Citizens on the Front Lines of Place Making
Citizens on the Front Lines of Place Making
Moderator: Matthew Gilmore, H-DC www.h-net.org/~dclist
* “Life Inside a Monument and Monuments to Real Life: The Making of a Historic Landscape in Inner City Washington, D.C. Cameron Logan, University of Melbourne
* “Hope and Fear at 14th & U: The Frank...
2013_DC_DCHist_P11_1311161140th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies @ Carnegie Lib -- Panel 11: Archaeology of DC Parks
The Archaeology of D.C. Parks
Moderator: Ruth Trocolli
* "A Park, a Playground, and a Problem: The Urban Archeology Corps at Fort Mahan in 2013”, Teresa Moyer, NPS Archeology Program, Mary Furlong, University of Maryland, Kathryn Birmingham, NPS, National Capital Parks East
* “Reviving and...
2014_DC_DCHist_Books_1411211841st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Books (Friday)
History Network – visit with organizations engaged in history and preservation
Friday Book Talks
* Julia King -- George Hadfield: Architect of the Federal City
* Scott Einberger -- The History of Rock Creek Park: Wilderness and Washington, D.C.
* Michael Lisicky -- Woodward & Lothrop: A Store...
2014_DC_DCHist_Books_1411221941st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Books (Saturday)
Saturday Book Talks
* Nathania Branch Miles -- Prince George's County and the Civil War: Life on the Border
* Stephen McKevitt -- Meridian Hill: A History
* Charles Clark -- The American Nazi Party in Arlington
* Rohulamin Quander -- Omega - 50+ Inspired Years; Nellie Quander, Alpha Kappa Alpha...
2014_DC_DCHist_Broadway_1411225341st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Film: Black Broadway on U
Black Broadway on U
Run time: 5 minute/trailer * Executive Producer/Creator Shellée Haynesworth
Description: This production is (multi-platform) project sheds light on the under-told story and rich heritage of African American community within Washington, D.C.'s U Street Corridor, aka "Black...
2014_DC_DCHist_Striner_1411204941st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Opening Lecture w/Richard Striner
Letitia Woods Brown Lecture: "Reflections on Historic Preservation in Washington."
History professor, author, and veteran Washington preservationist Richard Striner -- co-author of the newly-published book Washington and Baltimore Art Deco (Johns Hopkins University Press) -- looks back upon his...
2014_DC_DCHist_OpenRec_1411207541st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Opening Reception
2014_DC_DCHist_Other_141116541st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Other images
2014_DC_DCHist_P01_1411217641st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 01: Penary Session w/Stephen Fuller
Plenary Session – Washington D.C.: From Company Town to Global Business Center
Stephen S. Fuller, Ph.D. (Dwight Schar Faculty Chair and University Professor, Director, Center for Regional Analysis, School of Public Policy, George Mason University)
Fuller looks at the economic history of the District...
2014_DC_DCHist_P02_1411212641st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 02: Deciding What and How to Preserve
Deciding What and How to Preserve: A Century of Historic Site Designation
This roundtable will be led by Tom Luebke, Secretary of the Commission of Fine Arts, and author of the recent book A Century of Design: The U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, 1910 – 2010.
Richard Williams, the grandson of David...
2014_DC_DCHist_P03_141121541st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 03: Gallaudet University and Washington, D.C.
Gallaudet University and Washington, D.C.: Celebrating 150 Years of A Deaf Community in A Hearing City
Gallaudet University has experienced institutional growth, social change, and economic challenges in its 150 years of existence in the District of Columbia. Its graduates have overcome racial...
2014_DC_DCHist_P04_1411211141st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 04: Home Rule and Gentrification
Home Rule and Gentrification
* Freedom's Long Journey: The Legislative Path to Home Rule for the District of Columbia. Christopher Anglim
* Home Rule & Who Shall Rule At Home. Jerome Paige
* Gentrification and Inequitable Opportunity in the Nation's Capital. Nora Wiseman
2014_DC_DCHist_P05_1411213341st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 05: Mapping Segregation
Mapping Segregation: How Racially Restricted Housing Shaped Washington, D.C., 1900-1948
* Researching Racially Restrictive Covenants in Washington, D.C. Amina Ndiaye
* Setting the Context for Housing Segregation in Washington. Amanda Huron
* Mapping Legal Challenges to Restrictive Covenants in...
2014_DC_DCHist_P06_1411211941st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 06: Early Washington, D.C.: War, Politics, and Brewing
Early Washington, D.C.: War, Politics, and Brewing
* The 1814 Removal Debate. Kenneth Bowling
* The British are Coming! How the Declaration of Independence and Federal Constitution were saved by an Ox Cart. Peter Aschenbrenner
* The Washington Brewery at Navy Yard. Garrett Peck
2014_DC_DCHist_P07_141121841st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 07: Activism for Youth in the Nation's Capital
Activism for Youth in the Nation's Capital
* Total Involvement Approach to Teen Age Problems: The Bakers Dozen Solution. Dr. Ida Jones
* Shaping Social Welfare: The Washington City Orphan Asylum and the Development of Dependent Child Care in the District of Columbia. Jamalin Harp
* When Parents...
2014_DC_DCHist_P08_1411215341st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 08: D.C. Murals: Spectacle and Story
D.C. Murals: Spectacle and Story
The contemporary outdoor mural cycle came to Washington in the early 1970s when artists picked up on the vibrant energy that changed the urban landscape throughout the country and brought art out of the galleries and into the streets. From early depictions of ethnic...
2014_DC_DCHist_P09_141121541st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 09: History Writing with Public Housing Residents
History Writing with Public Housing Residents
This panel brings together three community scholars who have worked with public housing residents to write their histories. These three community scholars have all worked specifically in the Potomac Gardens public housing project located at 13th and...
2014_DC_DCHist_P10_141121641st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 10: Vision for a Digital D.C.
Vision for a Digital D.C.: Documenting D.C.’s cultural history through online resources
This panel bring s together practitioners creating digital vehicles for navigating and learning about the city’s r i ch cultural history. Cultural institutions are working to increase visibility of their...
2014_DC_DCHist_P11_1411213241st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 11: The Legacy of Marion Barry
ROUNDTABLE: The Legacy of Marion Barry
* Steven Diner, author of “Washington, The Black Majority: Race and Politics in the Nation’s Capital,” in Snowbelt Cities: Metropolitan Politics in the Northeast and Midwest since World War II. 1990. (chair)
* Jonetta Rose Barras, journalist, author of The Last...
2014_DC_DCHist_P13_1411222941st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 13: Capturing and Celebrating Heritage in a Transforming Community: Southwest Washington D.C.
Capturing and Celebrating Heritage in a Transforming Community: Southwest Washington D.C.
The largest development [or what?] is the $1.5 billion Wharf project. Extending along Washington’s historic waterfront, this 27-acre mixed-use development is activating the currently underutilized waterfront and...
2014_DC_DCHist_P14_1411223841st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 14: Renovation plans
Renovation plans for the D.C. Archives, the MLK Jr. Memorial Library, and the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.: A roundtable discussion
The D.C. Archives, Washingtoniana Division of the Martin Luther King Library, and the Historical Society of Washington will be moving into newly-designed...
2014_DC_DCHist_P15_1411221841st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 15: Preserving Spaces, Preserving Legacies
Preserving Spaces, Preserving Legacies:
Oral Histories of Long-term D.C. Residents Four panelists, each of whom will give presentation based on oral history research conducted in the spring of 2014 with long-term Washingtonians as part of Dr. Amanda Huron’s class, The History of the District of...
2014_DC_DCHist_P16_141122641st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 16: Youthful Takes on D.C. Neighborhood History
Youthful Takes on D.C. Neighborhood History
For the past eight years, the DC Community Heritage Project has funded citizen groups exploring and documenting the heritage and history of their communities. Recognizing the need for preserving the history and heritage through youth, DCCHP projects have...
2014_DC_DCHist_P17_141122441st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 17: Combining Public Data and Public Engagement to Map D.C.'s Past
Combining Public Data and Public Engagement to Map D.C.'s Past
A conversation based on a pilot effort at the MLK Library to empower citizens to map local history, visualize their work globally via mapstory.org, and build vital STEM and civic literacy s kills along the way. The MLK Library spatial...
2014_DC_DCHist_P18_1411221141st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 18: Activism and Public Works
Activism and Public Works
* The Role of Howard University, through its Faculty and Graduates, in the Integration of the Public Utility Industry in the District of Columbia. Phylicia Bowman
* Cleaner Water during the Environmental Decade: Social Action to Protect the Potomac in the 1970s. John...
2014_DC_DCHist_P19_141122741st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 19: Honoring the History before Us
Honoring the History before Us: I Saw! DC Student Research Presentation on African American Communities in Early Washington
Presentation of research project on Early African American 19th century communities in Georgetown (including Tudor Place) and extended areas of Washington, D.C.
* Khari Eyen...
2014_DC_DCHist_P20_1411221141st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 20: Digitization and Social media for D.C. 's History
Digitization and Social media for D.C. 's History
* Mapping the City of Words. Jonathan Marino
* Digitizing for Access. Karen Needles
* Building a Local History Community Online: Old Time D.C., Facebook, and Public History Through Social Media. Ryan Shepard, Tim MacKinnon, Jon Wilson
2014_DC_DCHist_P21_141122541st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 21: The 1960s: Protest and Cultural Politics
The 1960s: Protest and Cultural Politics
* Cosmopolitan Folk: The Cultural Politics of the North American Folk Music Revival in Washington, D.C.. Stephen Lorenz
* To Show the World We Have No Fear: The Howard University Student Takeover of 1968 and its Impact on Washington, D.C.. Jocelyn Imani
*...
2014_DC_DCHist_P22_141122441st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 22: Transforming Parks for the New Washingtonians
Transforming Parks for the New Washingtonians
Perhaps more than most other urban centers in the United States, Washington D.C. has an abundance of parks and green space. They are used by both residents of the city as we ll as visitors for a variety of reasons, such as commemoration, recreation,...
2014_DC_DCHist_P23_1411221841st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 23: War and Consequences
War and Consequences
* Washingtonians Marooned In Europe at the Outbreak of World War I. Sandra Schmidt
* Commemoration through Community Action: The Memorial Building to the Women of the World War. Allison Finkelstein
* Washington Women at War: How World War II Government Girls Transformed the...
2014_DC_DCHist_P24_1411222941st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 24: Remembering Arlington
ROUNDTABLE: Remembering Arlington: Historical Consciousness in a Changing Community
This roundtable tackles the conference theme, "Historical Consciousness in a Changing City," by bringing together various experts on and stakeholders in the history of Arlington County. Originally part of the 100...
2014_DC_DCHist_P25_1411222641st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 25: Social Issues and Social Control
Social Issues and Social Control
* Mangy Curs and Stoned Horses: Animal Control in the District of Columbia from the Beginnings to the 1930s. Hayden Wetzel
* Schools under Siege: Reactions to the Crack Epidemic in Washington, D.C., Schools. Kathryn Gillon
* The United Order of Dope Fiends – Opium...
2014_DC_DCHist_P26_141122741st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 26: Women's Work: Shaping the mid-19th century National Capital
Women's Work: Shaping the mid-19th century National Capital
* Myrtilla Miner (1815 - 1864): Her Vision and Legacy. Christopher Anglim
* Mary Ann Shadd Cary: A New Washingtonian. Jenny Masur
* “Practical Clubwork”: A History of the Women's Bindery Union in Washington, D.C.. Jessica French
2014_DC_DCHist_P27_1411221241st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 27: Civil War and Aftermath
Civil War and Aftermath
* “An Odious Discrimination”: Ecclesiastical Disputes and the Military’s Requisition of Episcopal Churches in Civil War Washington. Sean Scott
* Alexander T. Augusta - The Life of an African American Civil War Surgeon in Washington, D.C.. Heather Butts
* Making the March...
2014_DC_DCHist_P28_141122541st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 28: Exploring Howard University's Cultural Impact
Exploring Howard University's Cultural Impact: Donna Wells Memorial Session
* Laying Foundations: Rev. Jesse Moorland and African American Washington in the Progressive Era. Kenvi Phillips
* What Kind of Man is this? The Life and Times of Andrew Fowler. John Fowler, II
* Dorothy Porter Wesley at...
2014_DC_DCHist_P29_1411227041st Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 29: Public Archaeology in Washington, D.C.
Public Archaeology in Washington, D.C.
The current building boom in the District has increased the number of projects requiring compliance archaeology. Construction at parks, schools, and for infrastructure resulted in the identification of new sites from nearly every prehistoric and historic time...
2016_DC_DCHist_Other_1611045643rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Other (Friday)
Including History Network Participants:
* 1882 Project Foundation
* Arlington Historical Society
* Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives
* Cleveland Park Historical Society
* DC By Foot
* DC Council for History Education & the African American Civil War Memorial Museum
* DC...
2016_DC_DCHist_P01_1611045143rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 01: Once Upon a Time in D.C.: Stories Hiding in the Stacks
Once Upon a Time in D.C.: Stories Hiding in the Stacks
Moderator: Izetta Autumn Mobley, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
* “From Private Thoughts to the Pilot District Project: Mining Collections for Characters,” Anne McDonough, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
* “Out of Sight, Out of...
2016_DC_DCHist_P02_1611041743rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 02: Mapping D.C.
Mapping D.C.
Moderator: Lauren Martino, DC Public Library
* “DC Buildings Historical Geodatabase,” Brian Kraft, JMT Technology Group
* “Wymer’s D.C.: Picturing Washington in the Mid-20th Century,” Jessica Smith, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
* “Mapping Washington, D.C.’s Archaeological...
2016_DC_DCHist_P03_1611041243rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 03: Land, Community and Change: The Barry Farm Post-Civil War Community
Land, Community and Change: The Barry Farm Post-Civil War Community
Moderator: Ruth Trocolli, DC Historic Preservation Office
* “This Old House: Attic Archaeology on Stanton Road SE,” Jennifer Saunders, William and Mary Center for Archaeological Research
* “Barry Farm: The Landscape of Community,”...
2016_DC_DCHist_P04_1611041943rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 04: Weathering the Storm: Innovative Flood Management
Weathering the Storm: Innovative Flood Management on the National Mall Room 144 A
Moderator: Joan M. Brierton, U.S. General Services Administration
Panelists:
* Nicholas Bonard, National Capital Planning Commission
* Jane Passman, Smithsonian Institution
* Nancy Witherell, U.S. General Services...
2016_DC_DCHist_P05_1611043043rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 05: D.C.’s Salvadoran Stories: Community, Language, and Belonging
D.C.’s Salvadoran Stories: Community, Language, and Belonging
Moderator: Ranald Woodaman, Smithsonian Latino Center
* “Language and Belonging: A Rationale for Sociolinguistics in Local History,” Amelia Tseng, American University
* “Theater, Poetry, and immigrant History in the Nation’s Capital,...
2016_DC_DCHist_P06_1611041243rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 06: Digging Up History
Digging Up History
Moderator: Christine Ames, Capital City Fellow, DC Historic Preservation Office
* “An Architectural and Cultural Analysis of Obscured Slavery Contexts on Elite Properties in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia,” Julianna Jackson, District Leadership Program Intern, DC Historic...
2016_DC_DCHist_P07_1611052843rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 07: “Who Comes Here?”
Donna M. Wells Memorial Session Room
“Who Comes Here?” African American Fraternal Organizations in the District of Columbia
Moderator: Ida E. Jones, Morgan State University
* “The Social Impact of Prince Hall Freemasonry in Washington, D.C.,” Tehuti Evans, Prince Hall Masons
* “True Reformers: Men...
2016_DC_DCHist_P08_161105743rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 08: Archaeology Without Digging
Archaeology Without Digging Room
Moderator: Ruth Trocolli, Ph.D., District Archaeologist, DC HPO
* “The Civil War at Fort McNair: Geophysical and Archaeological Investigations of the Washington Arsenal and District of Columbia Penitentiary,” Scott Seibel, AECOM
* “Putting Geophysics to Work in D.C....
2016_DC_DCHist_P09_161105543rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 09: District Lives Matter
District Lives Matter
Moderator: Samir Meghelli, Anacostia Community Museum
* “Police Brutality is a Disgrace to the Nation’s Capital: African American Women and Politics of Interracial Police Violence in Washington, D.C., 1928-1945,” Mary-Elizabeth Murphy, Eastern Michigan University
* “Carding...
2016_DC_DCHist_P10_161105643rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 10: D.C.’s University for the People
D.C.’s University for the People
Moderator: John Suau, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
* “Andrew Carnegie’s Vision for Libraries,” Alison K. Hoagland, Michigan Technological University
* “Changing Spaces to Meet Changing Visions,” Emily Eig, EHT/Traceries
* “Current Status of the Library...
2016_DC_DCHist_P11_1611051043rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 11: The Man in the Knit Cap
The Man in the Knit Cap: The Yarrow Mamout Archaeological Project
Moderator: Chardé Reid, DC Historic Preservation Office
* “Crowd-Sourcing Archaeology: Creating a New Archaeological Support Network at the Yarrow Mamout Archaeological Site,” Chardé Reid
* “Searching for Yarrow in the Archaeological...
2016_DC_DCHist_P12_1611056443rd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 12: Washington Free Press 50th Anniversary Reunion Panel
Washington Free Press 50th Anniversary Reunion Panel
Moderator: Jeff Krulik, independent filmmaker
Panelists:
* Art Grosman, founder, Washington Free Press
* Frank Speltz, founder, Washington Free Press
* Pete Novick, aka Fooman Zybar, drug columnist, Washington Free Press
* Dick Ochs, former...
2017_DC_DCHist_Author_1711041044th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Author Talks
Author Talks
Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation's Capital
Chris Myers Asch and George Derek Musgrove
D.C.'s massive social transformations are chronicled here--from a sparsely inhabited plantation society into a diverse metropolis, from a center of the slave trade to the...
2017_DC_DCHist_Other_1711042944th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Other (Saturday)
2017_DC_DCHist_P01_1711042944th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 01: Wiping African American Neighborhoods off the Map
Wiping African American Neighborhoods off the Map
Sanctuary
Moderator: G. Derek Musgrove, Associate Professor of History, University of Maryland Baltimore County
* “The Demise of Ward 4’s Historic African American Communities,” Mara Cherkasky, Historian, Prologue DC, and Co-founder, Mapping...
2017_DC_DCHist_P02_171104544th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 02: Paper Trails: Self-rule, Emergency Preparedness, and the Legal Language of Riots
Paper Trails: Self-rule, Emergency Preparedness, and the Legal Language of Riots
Peter Marshall Hall
Moderator: Kyla Sommers, History Doctoral Candidate, George Washington University
* “1968: Landmark gains for DC Self-Rules,” Christopher Anglim, Reference Librarian/Archivist, University of the...
2017_DC_DCHist_P03_171104544th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 03: Transition, Migration, and Gathering Places: Immigration & Community Spaces in the District
Transition, Migration, and Gathering Places: Immigration & Community Spaces in the District
Lincoln Chapel
Moderator: Ranald Woodaman, Exhibitions and Public Programs Director, Smithsonian Latino Center
* “The Central American Women of D.C.: Immigrants, Mothers, Workers, and Community Builders,”...
2017_DC_DCHist_P04_1711046044th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 04: Howard Theatre’s Crucial Role in the Community Before and After the 1968 Riots
Howard Theatre’s Crucial Role in the Community Before and After the 1968 Riots
Moderator: Dave Tevelin, Author and Independent Scholar
Park Level
* “The Howard Theatre's Role in the Community in 1968,” Dave Tevelin, Author
* TBD, Blair Ruble, Vice President for Programs, Woodrow Wilson Center
*...
2017_DC_DCHist_P05_1711041444th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 05: A Right to the City: Reflections on the History and Legacy of Neighborhood Organizing
A Right to the City: Reflections on the History and Legacy of Neighborhood Organizing
Sanctuary
Moderator: Samir Meghelli, Curator, Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
* Samir Meghelli, Ph.D., Curator, Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
* Hilary Malson, Research Assistant, Smithsonian...
2017_DC_DCHist_P06_171104444th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 06: A Complicated Path Toward 1968: History, Corruption, Trauma, and Protest in 19th-century Washington, D.C.
A Complicated Path Toward 1968: History, Corruption, Trauma, and Protest in 19th-century Washington, D.C.
Lincoln Chapel
Moderator: Mark Herlong, Independent Scholar
* “The Murtagh Conspiracy: Corruption, Blackmail, and the Press in Gilded Age Washington,” Mark Herlong, Independent Scholar
* “The...
2017_DC_DCHist_P07_1711041644th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 07: Race and Redevelopment
Race and Redevelopment
Peter Marshall Hall
Moderator: Ashley Bakelmun, Urban Strategy Consultant
* “The Urban Renewal of Columbia Heights: Urban Design, Inequality, and Race,” Ashley Bakelmun, Urban Strategy Consultant
* “Anti-Blackness in Chocolate City,” Izetta Autumn Mobley, American Studies...
2017_DC_DCHist_P08_1711042144th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 08: Community Conversation: The Radical Roots of Federal City College
Community Conversation: The Radical Roots of Federal City College
Sanctuary
Moderator: Amanda Huron, Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, University of the District of Columbia
* Howard Croft, Professor of Urban Studies, Federal City College
* Jennifer Ragins, Federal City...
2017_DC_DCHist_P09_171104744th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 09: Reliving the Movement: Music, Images, and Oral Histories
Reliving the Movement: Music, Images, and Oral Histories
Park Level
Moderator: Louis Hicks, Grants Manager, HumanitiesDC
* “Meet Me at the Y,” Paulette C. Holloway, Executive Director, Phyllis Wheatley YWCA, Inc.
* “Reminiscences of DC’s ’70s LGBTQ Community from the Pat Gertschen Photographic...
2017_DC_DCHist_P10_1711041744th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 10: A Radical Archaeology: Burial Grounds, Slavery, and White Supremacy
A Radical Archaeology: Burial Grounds, Slavery, and White Supremacy
Lincoln Chapel
* “Lost and Found: The Archaeology and Physical Anthropology of the Q Street NW Burials,” Chardé Reid, College of William and Mary; David Hunt, Smithsonian Institution; Ruth Trocolli, DC Historic Preservation Office
...
2017_DC_DCHist_P11_171104944th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Panel 11: Costs, Myths, and Mobilization: Integration and Desegregation in the District of Columbia
Costs, Myths, and Mobilization: Integration and Desegregation in the District of Columbia
Peter Marshall Hall
Moderator: Tikia Hamilton, National Academy of Education Spencer Research Fellow. George Washington University Visiting Scholar
* “The Costs of Integration in the Nation’s Capital: Exploring...
2017_DC_DCHist_Poster_1711042044th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Poster Session
Poster Participants
* Kindred Spirits: Artists Hilda Wilkinson Brown and Lilian Thomas Burwell, Cintia Cabib, Documentary Filmmaker
* The Archaeology of the Virginia Avenue Tunnel Reconstruction Project, Southeast, Washington, DC, Susan Bupp, Senior Cultural Resources Specialist and Henry Ward,...
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...
2023_DC_DCHist_Recept_23032412549th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- After Hours
DC History Conference: After Hours
Join us after Friday’s final session for an evening of food, drink, music, and dancing! The conference “after hours” will include a short address from the conference partners, appetizers, drinks, and live music. Come celebrate a weekend of DC history with us!
Music...
2023_DC_DCHist_Network_2303246349th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- History Network
2023_DC_DCHist_Nunley_23032313749th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Opening Lecture w/Tamika Nunley
Black Women’s History as American History and the Everyday Struggles of Liberty and Justice
The DC History Conference celebrates historian and educator Letitia Woods Brown with this lecture featuring a distinguished scholar of DC history. With the support of the Murray family, we honor Letitia Woods...
2023_DC_DCHist_Voting_2303245449th Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies -- Voting Rights
Voting rights -- who can vote and who cannot -- and what representation citizens have in their government is a fundamental question in the United States political system. The lack of enfranchisement in DC offers its own unique case study. This panel spotlights three distinct moments in DC’s long fight...
2014_DC_HP_Abrashoff_140402134th Annual HP Software Government Summit -- Capt. D. M. Abrashoff Keynote
Capt. D. M. Abrashoff
At the age of 36, the Navy selected Abrashoff to become Commander of USS Benfold - at the time, the most junior commanding officer in the Pacific Fleet. The immediate challenges that faced him on this underperforming Naval war ship were staggering: exceptionally low morale, high...
2014_DC_HP_Powell_140402174th Annual HP Software Government Summit -- Colin Powell keynote
General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.)
For over fifty years, General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.) has devoted his life to public service. Having held senior military and diplomatic positions across four presidential administrations, Powell's deep commitment to democratic values and freedom has been felt...
2014_DC_HP_Baez_140402174th Annual HP Software Government Summit -- Ramon Baez keynote
Ramón Baez
Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer, Hewlett-Packard Company
Ramón Baez is senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO) of HP, responsible for the global information technology (IT) strategy and all of the company's IT assets that support HP employees and help...
2014_DC_Lincoln_Other_140322123Abraham Lincoln 2014 Symposium @ Fords Theatre -- Other
Pictures that aren't part of anything else.
2014_DC_Lincoln_Speakers_140322158Abraham Lincoln 2014 Symposium @ Fords Theatre -- Speakers
17th Annual Symposium: The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship
The 17th Annual Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium takes place this year at the National Archives in Washington, DC.
Symposium speakers and topics:
* Welcome: Allen Carl Guelzo, President, Abraham Lincoln Institute
* National Archives...
2018_DC_Lincoln_Other_18031732Abraham Lincoln 2018 Symposium @ Fords Theatre -- Other
Abraham Lincoln Institute
Twenty-First Annual Symposium - March 17, 2018
"The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship"

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc..
2018_DC_Lincoln_Speakers_180317128Abraham Lincoln 2018 Symposium @ Fords Theatre -- Speakers
I don't do mornings anymore so I just covered the afternoon sessions.

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

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc.

Presentation of the Hay-Nicolay Dissertation Prize
*...
2019_DC_Lincoln_Other_19031676Abraham Lincoln 2019 Symposium @ Fords Theatre -- Other
Lincoln Symposium.
The Abraham Lincoln Institute and Ford’s Theatre Society present a free symposium on Saturday, March 16, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. focused on the life, career and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln. Check in will begin at 8:30 a.m. with Opening Remarks at 9:00 a.m. This event...
2019_DC_Lincoln_Speakers_190316179Abraham Lincoln 2019 Symposium @ Fords Theatre -- Speakers
Lincoln symposium.
The Abraham Lincoln Institute and Ford’s Theatre Society present a free symposium on Saturday, March 16, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. focused on the life, career and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln. Check in will begin at 8:30 a.m. with Opening Remarks at 9:00 a.m. This event...
2023_DC_Lincoln_230325178Abraham Lincoln 2023 Symposium @ Fords Theatre
Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposiums
“The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship”
Twenty-Sixth Annual Symposium

Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc. (ALI), provides free, ongoing education on the life, career, and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., ALI offers resources for...
2007_DC_JHFranklin_07041581Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission -- Conversation with John Hope Franklin
A Conversation with Pre-eminent American Historian John Hope Franklin: Reflections on African American History and Abraham Lincoln: Second in a series of discussions by the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission. Led by Kurt L. Schmoke, Howard University Law School Dean and hosted by the New York...
2010_DC_Lincoln_Final_10041957Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission -- Final Meeting
WASHINGTON – The national Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission (ALBC) will convene its final meeting on Monday, April 19, 2010, at the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington. President Abraham Lincoln established the Department of Agriculture in 1862, calling it the “people’s...
2010_DC_Lincoln_Studies_10041985Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission -- State of Lincoln Studies w/Matthew Pinsker
The Future of Lincoln:
Welcome and Video Presentation -- Harold Holzer, ALBC Co-Chairman
Introduction -- Darrel Bigham, ALBC Commissioner
Remarks -- Matt Pinsker
Q&A -- Moderated by Jim Horton, ALBC Commissioner
Closing Remarks -- Harold Holzer

The State of Lincoln Studies:

WASHINGTON – The...
2019_DC_Risen_19102329AEI -- Clay Risen (“The Crowded Hour: Theodore Roosevelt, the Rough Riders")
Theodore Roosevelt, the Rough Riders, and the dawn of the American century: A book event with Clay Risen
In his new book, “The Crowded Hour: Theodore Roosevelt, the Rough Riders, and the Dawn of the American Century” (Scribner, 2019), Clay Risen, deputy op-ed editor for The New York Times, illuminates...
2019_DC_Brookhiser_19111927AEI -- Give Me Liberty: A book event with Richard Brookhiser
Give Me Liberty: A book event with Richard Brookhiser
Using 13 historical documents as a guide, biographer and journalist Richard Brookhiser joins AEI’s Yuval Levin for a discussion of liberty as an immutable principle in American history.
Every country has a characteristic that defines it, such as a...
2018_DC_Census_Succeed_18042334AEI -- Making the 2020 Census Succeed
The 2020 decennial census is critically important. Businesses rely on official statistics to make key decisions, and those statistics must be accurate. Policymakers rely on official statistics as well, for decisions as important as setting interest rates throughout the economy. And the research...
2019_DC_Rajan_19041135AEI -- The Third Pillar: Inclusive Localism (Raghuram Rajan, w/Brent Orrell, Timothy Carney, and Michael Strain)
The Third Pillar: ‘Inclusive Localism’ As The Key To Rebuilding American Communities
A discussion with Raghuram Rajan
Join AEI for a discussion with Raghuram Rajan on his new book, “The Third Pillar: How Markets and the State Leave the Community Behind” (Penguin Press, 2019). The book provides a...
2017_DC_AERA_Brown_17101995AERA Brown Lecture In Education Research (14th) w/Alfredo J. Artiles
14th Annual AERA Brown Lecture In Education Research
by American Educational Research Association
This year, Alfredo J. Artiles (Arizona State University), Dean of Graduate Education and the Ryan C. Harris Professor of Special Education, has been selected to present the 2017 Brown Lecture.
Lecture...
2018_DC_AERA_Brown_181025119AERA Brown Lecture In Education Research (15th) w/H. Richard Milner IV
15th Annual AERA Brown Lecture in Education Research by American Educational Research Association
This year, the 2018 Brown Lecture will be given by H. Richard Milner IV, a leading scholar of urban education and teacher education. He is Cornelius Vanderbilt Endowed Chair of Education and Professor of...
2019_DC_AERA_Brown_191024130AERA Brown Lecture In Education Research (16th) w/Prudence L. Carter
16th Annual AERA Brown Lecture in Education Research
American Educational Research Association
This year, the 2019 Brown Lecture will be given by Prudence L. Carter, dean and professor of the Graduate School of Education at the University of California, Berkeley, and national expert on inequality in...
2013_DC_AFI_Docs3AFI Docs 2013 -- Miscellaneous shots
2013_DC_Caucus_130622114AFI Docs 2013 -- "Caucus" (w/AJ Schnack, Nathan Truesdell, Chris Cillizza, Matt Beynon, and Alice Stewart) @ Donald Reynolds Center
Caucus: US Premiere:
While the GOP leadership race in 2012 played itself out for the nation on primetime television with camera ready sound bytes and speeches, a documentary film crew led by filmmaker AJ Schnack went behind the scenes to capture the not-so-ready-for-primetime moments that culminate in...
2013_DC_Herblock_130620175AFI Docs 2013 -- "Herblock -- The Black and the White" (w/Michael Stevens, George Stevens Jr., and Ben Gazzale) (incl reception) @ Newseum
Herblock -- The Black and the White:
Filmmaker Michael Stevens paints a lively portrait of influential Washington Post editorial cartoonist Herbert Block whose distinguished 55-year career spanning 13 presidents earned him three Pulitzer Prizes and the Medal of Freedom. Covering a time when cartoons...
2013_DC_Burn_13062232AFI Docs 2013 -- "Let the Fire Burn" (w/Jason Osder) @ Newseum
Let the Fire Burn: Jason Osder
USA, 2013, 95 minutes
On May 13, 1985, Philadelphia’s municipal authorities battling the black liberation group MOVE dropped incendiary, military-grade explosives onto an Osage Avenue row house. The ensuing six-alarm inferno killed five children and six adults,...
2013_DC_Jackie_130619227AFI Docs 2013 -- "Letters to Jackie" (w/Bill Couturie, Ben Gazzale, and Scott Keogh) (incl reception) @ Newseum
Letters to Jackie:
When President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, the world came to a crashing halt as the nation grieved for its leader whose promise of a brighter future was cut tragically short. During this time the president's widow, Jacqueline Kennedy, received thousands of letters from...
2013_DC_Lost4Life_13062262AFI Docs 2013 -- "Lost for Life" (w/Joshua Rofe) @ Donald Reynolds Center
Lost for Life -- World Premiere:
Is it right for juvenile offenders to receive lifetime prison sentences without parole? This thought-provoking film explores the complex issue with input from both the perpetrators – all charged with first degree murder – and the victims' families. As they revisit the...
2013_DC_Not_Anymore_13062316AFI Docs 2013 -- "Not Anymore: A Story of Revolution" (w/Matthew VanDyke) @ Newseum
Not Anymore: A Story of Revolution:
This vivid film explores the Syrian revolution as told through the experiences of two of its deeply affected citizens. Mowya is a dedicated male rebel fighter and Nour a young female journalist who risks her life in pursuit of the truth. By sharing their harrowing...
2013_DC_Our_Nixon_130622112AFI Docs 2013 -- "Our Nixon" (w/Penny Lane, Lee Huebner, Dwight Chapin, and Jake Tapper) @ Natl Archives
Washington, DC, premiere of Our Nixon:
Throughout Richard Nixon’s Presidency, three of his top White House aides (John Erlichman, H.R. Haldeman, Dwight Chapin) documented their experiences with Super 8 home movie cameras. The documentary Our Nixon presents those home movies for the first time, along...
2014_DC_Holbrook_140618283AFI Docs 2014 -- "Holbrook/Twain: An American Odyssey" (w/Hal Holbrook and Scott Teems) @ Newseum
HOLBROOK/TWAIN: AN AMERICAN ODYSSEY
Celebrated actor Hal Holbrook has carved out a prolific career in film, television and theater, but one role, which he has played since 1954, has become indelibly associated with him: Mark Twain. For 60 years, Holbrook has been touring with his award-winning one-man...
2014_DC_Virunga_14102961AFI Docs 2014 -- "Virunga" (w/Orlando von Einsiedel, Joanna Natasegara, Emmanual de Merode & Andre Bauma) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
AFI Docs and Netflix invite you and a guest to a special screening of VIRUNGA
A film by Orlando von Einsiedel
Q&A following the film with Director Orlando von Einsiedel, producer Joanna Natasegara, Virgunga National Park Director Emmanual de Merode & Virunga National Park Ranger Andre Bauma. Moderated...
2015_DC_Hot_Type_15061952AFI Docs 2015 -- "Hot Type: 150 Years of The Nation" (w/Barbara Kopple) @ Newseum
HOT TYPE: 150 YEARS OF THE NATION
Two-time Oscar® winner Barbara Kopple (Harlan County, USA) focuses on the esteemed weekly The Nation. Founded in 1865 by abolitionist Republicans, the iconic progressive publication accepts no revenue from advertisers, enabling its ahead-of-the-pack critiques of the...
2016_DC_Herzog_16062475AFI Docs 2016 -- Guggenheim Symposium and Screening of "Lo and Behold" (w/Werner Herzog) w/Ramin Bahrani) @ Newseum
GUGGENHEIM SYMPOSIUM AND SCREENING OF LO AND BEHOLD
Advance tickets for the Guggenheim Symposium are no longer available. There will be a standby line at the screening for any unclaimed seats. Limited seating will also be available for AFI DOCS pass holders, please visit our Passes page for more...
2016_DC_HBO_Reception_16062460AFI Docs 2016 -- HBO Documentary Films Reception @ Prequel
The American Film Institute invites you and a guest to attend
HBO Documentary Films Reception
at AFI Docs 2016
celebrating the HBO documentary films featured at AFI Docs this year.
Filmmakers seen here include Olivia Booker ("Pit Stop"), David Farrier ("Tickled"), Tom Fassaert ("A Family Affair"),...
2016_DC_Check_It_160625126AFI Docs 2016 -- "Check It" (w/Dana Flor and Check It folks) @ Newseum
CHECK IT
Spotlight Screening
In the heart of the nation's capital, the Check It is a street gang comprised of gay and transgender teens who support each other in the face of outside bullying, attacks and discrimination. The group struggles with an existence underscored by violence, poverty and...
2016_DC_Crashing_16061552AFI Docs 2016 -- "Crashing the Party" (w/David Sigal, Don Baer, Jonathan Martin, Matt Bai, and Eleanor Clift) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
The American Film Institute invites you and a guest to
CRASHING THE PARTY
Panel and Q&A after the film with:
* Don Baer (moderator)
* Jonathan Martin
* Matt Bai
* Eleanor Clift
CRASHING THE PARTY
With the very survival of the Democratic Party on the line after the three worst presidential...
2016_DC_Life_Animated_160625157AFI Docs 2016 -- "Life Animated" (w/Roger Ross Williams, Ron, Cornelia, Walter, and Owen Suskind) @ Newseum
LIFE, ANIMATED
Spotlight Screening
At the age of three, Owen Suskind was diagnosed on the autism spectrum and nearly four years passed without any verbal communication between him and his family. One day Owen's father posed a question to his son using a hand puppet of the bird Iago — from the Walt...
2016_DC_Mapplethorpe_16032825AFI Docs 2016 -- "Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures" (w/Randy Barbato) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
The American Film Institute invites you to "Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures". Conversation after the film with filmmaker Randy Barbato.
Emmy® winners Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato (HBO’s “Wishful Drinking”) offer a revealing portrait of one of the most important artists of the 20th century in the...
2016_DC_No_Mas_16011131AFI Docs 2016 -- "No Mas Bebes" (w/Renee Tajima-Pena) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
NO MÁS BEBÉS tells the story of a little-known, but landmark event of women’s history and reproductive rights, a struggle that unfolded four decades ago in Los Angeles. The film recounts how a small group of Mexican immigrant mothers and activists sued county doctors, the state, and the U.S. government...
2016_DC_Lear_160626222AFI Docs 2016 -- "Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You" (w/Norman Lear, Heidi Ewing, and Rachel Grady) @ Newseum
NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU
Closing Night Gala
Dir. Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady; 2015; 91 min
At 93, an energetic, funny and thoughtful Norman Lear looks back on a career that defined television comedy in the 1970s and beyond, including classics such as ALL IN THE FAMILY, THE JEFFERSONS...
2016_DC_Shorts_Reception_16062524AFI Docs 2016 -- "Shorts at AFI Docs 2016 Reception" @ The Source
The American Film Institute invites you and a guest to attend the
Shorts at AFI Docs 2016 Reception
celebrating the short films featured at AFI Docs this year.
Film personnel photographed include Gunnar Bergdahl ("Tracks").
2015_DC_Moore_15111640AFI Docs 2016 -- "Where To Invade Next" (w/Michael Moore, Tia Lessin, and Jason Dick) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
YOU AND A GUEST ARE INVITED TO THE AFI DOCS SCREENING OF THE NEW COMEDY FROM MICHAEL MOORE
WHERE TO INVADE NEXT
Academy Award®-winning director Michael Moore returns with what may be his most provocative and hilarious film yet: Moore tells the Pentagon to "stand down" — he will do the invading for...
2016_DC_Zero_Days_160622135AFI Docs 2016 -- "Zero Days" (w/Alex Gibney, Ann Hornaday, David Sanger, Liam O'Murchu, and Eric Chien) @ Newseum
Zero Days
Opening Night Gala
North American Premiere
When independent Internet technicians discovered a chillingly powerful computer virus unlike anything they'd seen before, signs pointed not merely to recreational or criminal hackers, but to a high-stakes game of cyber warfare between nations....
2017_DC_Poitras_17061649AFI Docs 2017 -- Guggenheim Symposium (w/Laura Poitras) @ Newseum
GUGGENHEIM SYMPOSIUM
Each year, the AFI DOCS Charles Guggenheim Symposium honors masters of the non-fiction art form who inspire audiences by documenting and exploring the human experience. The Symposium takes place during the documentary festival and celebrates a master documentary filmmaker and their...
2017_DC_Look2Right_17061769AFI Docs 2017 -- Look to the Right (w/Ann Hornaday and Michael Pack) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
LOOK TO THE RIGHT: A CONVERSATION WITH ANN HORNADAY AND MICHAEL PACK
In recent years, conservative documentaries have achieved impressive reach with audiences despite being largely absent from the festival, art-house and TV circuits. Filmmaker Michael Pack (THE FALL OF NEWT GINGRICH) discusses how...
2017_DC_Evidence_17061547AFI Docs 2017 -- "I Am Evidence" (w/Mariska Hargitay and Trish Adlesic) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
I AM EVIDENCE
Dir. Trish Adlesic, Geeta Gandbhir; 2017; 89 min
Thousands of untested sexual assault evidence kits are languishing in storage facilities across the U.S. — and law enforcement inaction means serial perpetrators are at liberty to strike again. This urgent and eye-opening film investigates...
2017_DC_Icarus_17061473AFI Docs 2017 -- "Icarus" (w/Bryan Fogel and Dan Cogan) @ Newseum
Icarus
An amateur American cyclist opts to up his game and experiment with performance-enhancing drugs. But his research leads him to a notorious Moscow lab director — and he soon finds himself entangled in the highest levels of the Russian government. – Mimi Brody
Tickets to the Opening Night gala of...
2017_DC_Muhi_1706171AFI Docs 2017 -- "Muhi" (w/Rina Castelnuovo-Hollander) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
Rina Castelnuovo-Hollander at the step and repeat.
2017_DC_Tough_Guys_170615110AFI Docs 2017 -- "Tough Guys" (w/Morgan Spurlock, Henry Roosevelt, W.B. Zullo, Bill Viola and Frank Caliguri) @ Landmark E Street Cinema
TOUGH GUYS
Dir. Henry Roosevelt, W.B. Zullo; 2017; 78 min
Told through the colorful stories of scrappy brawlers and amateur promoters, TOUGH GUYS brings to life the birth of mixed martial arts competitions in 1980s Pittsburgh. The idea to legitimize street fighting by putting it in the ring brought...
2018_DC_James_18061472AFI Docs 2018 -- Guggenheim Symposium Honoring Steve James @ Natl Museum of American History
CHARLES GUGGENHEIM SYMPOSIUM HONORING STEVE JAMES
Interviewed by Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune
Including The East Coast Premiere Of Episode One Of The Starz Original Docu-Series AMERICA TO ME
The AFI DOCS Charles Guggenheim Symposium honors masters of the non-fiction art form who inspire...
2018_DC_Above_Beyond_18061567AFI Docs 2018 -- "Above And Beyond: NASA's Journey To Tomorrow" (w/Rory Kennedy, Charles Bolden, Ellen Stofan) @ National Air and Space Museum
AFI DOCS Special Screening of
ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA'S JOURNEY TO TOMORROW
A film by Rory Kennedy
Panel discussion following the screening with Emmy® Award-winning director Rory Kennedy and others from the film.

ABOVE AND BEYOND: NASA'S JOURNEY TO TOMORROW
Rory Kennedy tells the stories of the...
2018_DC_Personal_Stmt2_18061373AFI Docs 2018 -- "Personal Statement" (w/Juliane Dressner, Edwin Martinez, Karoline, Enoch and Christine) @ Newseum -- Presentation
For its 16th edition, AFI’s annual celebration of documentary film in the nation’s capital will open with the world premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT (DIRS Juliane Dressner and Edwin Martinez)
Three seniors at Brooklyn high schools are determined to get their entire classes to college, even though they...
2018_DC_Personal_Stmt_180613109AFI Docs 2018 -- "Personal Statement" (w/Juliane Dressner, Edwin Martinez, Karoline, Enoch and Christine) @ Newseum -- Receptions
For its 16th edition, AFI’s annual celebration of documentary film in the nation’s capital will open with the world premiere of PERSONAL STATEMENT (DIRS Juliane Dressner and Edwin Martinez)
Three seniors at Brooklyn high schools are determined to get their entire classes to college, even though they...
2018_DC_Fourth_Estate_18051576AFI Docs 2018 -- "The Fourth Estate" (w/Liz Garbus, Jenny Carchman, Justin Wilkes, Elisabeth Bumiller, Peter Baker, Michael Shear) @ Naval Memorial
AFI Docs Film Series
The American Film Institute invites you and a guest to The Fourth Estate.
See the first episode of the four-part Showtime® documentary series the Fourth Estate.
Followed By A Conversation With:
* Liz Garbus – Director And Producer, The Fourth Estate
* Jenny Carchman –...
2019_DC_Hail_Satan_19041631AFI Docs 2019 -- "Hail Satan?" (w/Penny Lane) @ Landmark E Street Cinemal
The American Film Institute Invites You And A Guest To Hail Satan?
Directed by Penny Lane, this hilarious documentary follows the growth of the Satanic Temple, one of the most colorful and controversial religious movements in today’s American political arena. The screening will be followed by a...
2019_DC_Knock_Down_19042968AFI Docs 2019 -- "Knock Down the House" (w/Rachel Lears, Amy Vilela, Kasie Hunt) @ Naval Heritage Center
AFI Docs And Meet The Press Invite You To
Knock Down The House
Q&A to follow with filmmaker Rachel Lears, moderated by NBC News’ Kasie Hunt.
This rousing documentary follows four extraordinary women—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amy Vilela, Cori Bush, and Paula Jean Swearengin—who take on the...
2019_DC_Dr_Ruth_19041782AFI Docs 2019 and JxJ -- "Ask Dr. Ruth" (w/Dr. Ruth and Ryan White) @ Natl Museum of Amer History
Hulu, Magnolia Pictures, Afi Docs, Jxj And Smithsonian Theaters Invite You To Ask Dr. Ruth
Dr. Ruth and director Ryan White will both be in attendance.
ASK DR. RUTH chronicles the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America’s most famous sex therapist. With her...
2019_DC_Legacy_190620130AFI Docs 2019 & CPB -- Panel: Cinema's Legacy: Innovations in Nonfiction Storytelling @ Newseum
AFI Docs
Cinema's Legacy: Innovations in Nonfiction Storytelling
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting and AFI DOCS invite you to a reception and panel celebrating public media's rich history of nonfiction storytelling.
Speakers in sequence:
* Bob Gazzale, President and CEO of the American Film...
2018_DC_AFLCIO_Tour_18050234AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Event: DC LaborFest tour
2017_DC_MacLean_17121915AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Event: Nancy MacLean ("Democracy in Chains")
Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America
An explosive exposé of the right’s relentless campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, and change the Constitution.
“The Koch project has brought us to the worst political crisis in...
2021_DC_Trumka_210814221AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Event: Richard Trumka in Repose at AFL-CIO Headquarters
Richard Trumka to Lie in Repose at AFL-CIO Headquarters

On Saturday, Aug. 14, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. ET, Richard Trumka’s family is giving the public the opportunity to pay their respects to the labor legend who passed away on Aug. 5. He is making one last trip to the House of Labor, a place and...
2018_DC_Booth_18052545AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Event: "Heather Booth: Changing the World" (w/Heather Booth)
Heather Booth: Changing the World (with Paul Booth tribute) (LaborFest film)
The newest film by critically acclaimed filmmaker Lilly Rivlin is an inspiring look at how social change happens. Booth, a renowned organizer and activist, began her remarkable career at the height of the Civil Rights...
2016_DC_AFLCIO_Movies12AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Exhibit: Labor Movie Posters
2018_DC_AFLCIO_Copley15AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Exhibit: Richard Copley: Behind the Lens: Civil Rights Photography from Memphis to Present
2002_DC_Block_02040968AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Tom Block's art show reception
My neighbor, Tom Block, is a painter. He had an exhibition at the AFL-CIO headquarters near the White House that I went to and took some pictures from. In these pre-digital days, the photos were a crap shoot and they didn't turn out that well. Tom immediately, however, said that he was really glad I was...
2008_DC_Gore_08071737Al Gore's National Challenge on Energy and Climate @ DAR Constitution Hall
Vice President Gore will be issuing an unprecedented challenge to policymakers and entrepreneurs. He’ll push the "reset" button on how we think about energy and climate. And how we create American prosperity.

The audience included Tipper Gore, will.i.am (from the Black Eyed Peas), and Bob Barr (the...
2011_DC_Freezer33Albus Cavus Classroom @ Freezer
Peter Krsko (Albus Cavus) had mentioned that Chor Boogie was in town, working on his next show. I wanted to visit!
2009_DC_Inaug_AABall_090120309All American Inaugural Ball (2009) @ Westin Washington DC City Center
Seldom in our lifetime is an event of such high importance as to claim a prominent position in history. On January 20th, 2009 the inauguration of America’s 44th President is just such an occasion.
The All American Ball Inaugural Committee is proud to announce that the 4th All American Inaugural Ball...
2007_DC_ALAC145American Library Association 2007 conference (Washington, DC) -- Authors
2007_DC_ALA81American Library Association 2007 conference (Washington, DC) -- Other
2010_DC_ALA131American Library Association 2010 conference (Washington, DC)
Including various authors: Keith R.A. DeCandido, Michael Alan Nelson, Kathy Kinney and Cindy Ratzlaff ("Queen of your Own Life"), Lucy Christopher ("Stolen"), Henry Cole, Pamela Duncan Edwards ("While the World Is Sleeping"), Alison Formento ("This Tree Counts!"), Amy Clipston, Lindsay George, Jackie...
2019_DC_ALA_Authors210American Library Association 2019 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Authors
Saturday folks:
Jerry Abendroth, Torben Kuhlmann, Sean Dietrich, Kwei Quartey, Laura Vaccaro Seeger, Neal Porter, Eric Velasquez, Rick Robinson (iHeart radio), Dave Eggers, Christophe Ferreira, Flavia Biondi, Sanford Greene, Shawn Pryor, Thom Zahler, Emily Whitten, Chris Mariano, Mark Mariano, Randy...
2019_DC_ALA_Hall17American Library Association 2019 conference (Washington, DC) -- Exhibit Hall: Other
2019_DC_ALA_Panel3_19062416American Library Association 2019 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: BioGraphics: Reading Graphic Novel Biographies
BioGraphics: Reading Graphic Novel Biographies
The virtues of graphic biographies are now recognized. Having two visions of a famous person's life in one, that of the biographer and of the
artist, adds even more nuance and depth to a person's life story. It might also happen that we pick up a...
2019_DC_ALA_Panel1_19062322American Library Association 2019 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: European Comics: A Melting Pot
European Comics: A Melting Pot
Asterix, Tintin, The Smurfs and Persepolis are just some of the few that have made it across the Atlantic. But the European comics heritage is much richer and varied, different in every country. As we stress on the importance of diversity and the need of different voices,...
2019_DC_ALA_Panel2_1906239American Library Association 2019 conference (Washington, DC) -- Panel: Newbery Honoress
Newbery Honorees Kate DiCamillo, Shannon Hale, and Cece Bell on the Children's Book Podcast
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...
2011_DC_Portrait_11021637American University -- Eisenhower portrait unveiling
The university unveiled a Karsh portrait of Eisenhower. The unveiling was done by:
* Louis W. Goodman, Dean, School of International Service, American University
* Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center.
2023_DC_Reilly_Awards_230504156American University -- Event: 2023 William K. Reilly Awards
2023 William K. Reilly Awards
Join SPA's Center for Environmental Policy in celebrating the 2023 William K. Reilly Award winners Shalanda Baker, Director, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity, US Department of Energy, and Vickie Patton, General Counsel, Environmental Defense Fund.
The William K....
2023_11_29B1_Leonhardt93American University -- Event: 2nd Fall Thurber Dialogues on Democracy with David Leonhardt
2nd Fall Thurber Dialogues on Democracy with David Leonhardt
The Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at SPA and the Kennedy Political Union invites you to the 2nd Fall Thurber Dialogues on Democracy with David Leonhardt and AU Professor Ron Elving on Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at 6pm....
2011_DC_Nichols_11021668American University -- Event: 3rd Annual Eisenhower Symposium w/David Nichols
The third annual Eisenhower Symposium was held at American University's Abramson Family Founders Room in American University’s new School of International Service Building. The title of the symposium is Eisenhower 1956: The President’s Year of Crisis-Suez and the Brink of War, a “book launch” of the...
2024_01_29B_Sharansky60American University -- Event: Amos Perlmutter Memorial Lecture: Natan Sharansky
22nd Annual Amos Perlmutter Memorial Lecture
Challenges of the Free World in Ukraine, Russia, and the Middle East
Delivered by Natan Sharansky
Moderated by: Saul Newman
Natan Sharansky was born in Donetsk, Ukraine when it was part of the USSR. He was a leading Soviet dissident and Human Rights... (Partially reviewed)
2017_DC_Changing_Land_17110169American University -- Event: Changing Political Landscape: 2016 and Beyond (w/Joshua Green and Jonathan Allen)
The Changing Political Landscape: 2016 and Beyond
Two best-selling authors who covered opposing campaigns will recount behind-the-scenes drama during the greatest upset in American political history. In his book, The Devil’s Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump and the Storming of the American...
2017_DC_Toomey_17092648American University -- Event: Drawing Inspiration with Cartoonist Jim Toomey
Drawing Inspiration with Cartoonist Jim Toomey
Nationally syndicated cartoonist Jim Toomey, who has been drawing the newspaper comic strip "Sherman's Lagoon" for almost two decades, uses live drawing to demonstrate how he weaves an environmental message into his work, and how he has taken what he has...
2023_DC_JRead_23100967American University -- Event: James Read ("Sovereign of a Free People: Abraham Lincoln on Respecting Election Results")
"Sovereign of a Free People:" Abraham Lincoln on Respecting Election Results
Join SPA's Political Theory Institute (PTI) for an in-person conversation with James Read (College of St. Benedict and St. John's University) on his book Sovereign of a Free People': Abraham Lincoln on Respecting Election...
2023_DC_Edmundson_23092860American University -- Event: Lincoln Scholars Lecture: Mark Edmundson
You are invited to the Lincoln Scholars Lecture: Mark Edmundson!
Date: Thursday, September 28th, 5:30 PM-7:00 PM ET
Location: McDowell Formal Lounge
Why has American culture gotten so polarized and so judgmental? And is it any accident that, as we have gotten more judgmental, we have also gotten...
2023_DC_Madison_Prize_23050199American University -- Event: Madison Prize for Constitutional Excellence award (w/Amy Klobuchar and Rob Portman) @ America's Square (Jones Day Bldg)
Madison Prize for Constitutional Excellence award ceremony with Sen. Amy Klobuchar and former Sen. Rob Portman: May 1, 2023
CCPS and the School of Public Affairs at American University are excited to announce this year’s winners of the Madison Prize for Constitutional Excellence: Senator Amy Klobuchar...
2023_DC_Burton_23102632American University -- Event: Tara Burton ("Self Made: Creating Our Identities from Da Vinci to the Kardashians")
PTI Event: Tara Burton Self Made: Creating Our Identities from Da Vinci to the Kardashians
Self Made: Creating Our Identities from Da Vinci to the Kardashians
Join SPA's Political Theory Institute (PTI) Director Alan Levine for a conversation with writer, novelist, and contributing editor of American...
2009_DC_ArenaCW_Ext_090425128Arena Stage -- Construction Watch tour -- Exterior shots
2009_DC_ArenaCW_Int_090425119Arena Stage -- Construction Watch tour -- Interior shots
2009_DC_ArenaCW_Grp_09042559Arena Stage -- Construction Watch tour -- NBM tour group
2011_DC_Arena_RWAC_1111274Arena Stage -- Rebel with a Cause panel talk
Rebel With a Cause
Join Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin, Equivocation playwright Bill Cain, and director Bill Rauch for a discussion on rebellion and conspiracy from the Gunpowder Plot to today.
2010_DC_ArenaBS_10102397Arena Stage Open House -- Backstage tour
Pictures include the prop department, set shop, ???, and costume shop.
2010_DC_ArenaOE_101023119Arena Stage Open House -- Presentations (except ribbon cutting)
External events (except the ribbon cutting) including the closing finale. Performers here included the Show Choir Spectacular, Feels So Good, Elk Soldiers, and the Grand Finale (including Brad Oscar, Matt Bogart, Alice Ripley, E. Faye Butler, and the cast of Oklahoma).
Also internal events with: E....
2010_DC_ArenaORC_101023126Arena Stage Open House -- Ribbon cutting
ARENA STAGE OPENS THE MEAD CENTER FOR AMERICAN THEATER WITH A HOMECOMING GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION FEATURING FREE PERFORMANCES, ARTIST DISCUSSIONS AND ACTIVITIES THROUGHOUT THE CENTER

Participants include Alice Ripley, Kate Baldwin, Anna Deavere Smith, E. Faye Butler, the Manzari Brothers, Brad Oscar...
2010_DC_OAS_Argentina37Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibits: Argentina in Focus & Emilia Gutierrez
Argentina in Focus: Visualizing the Concept-Cristian Segura/Sergio Vega
September 15-November 21, 2010

Emilia Gutierrez: Drawings and Paintings
September 15-November 14, 2010

...
2011_DC_OAS_Light_Place32Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibits: Traveling Light & Common Place
CONTEMPORARY ART FROM CHILE:
2 Exhibitions, 7 Artists
Traveling Light Photo Gallery | Common Place Photo Gallery
September 15 - January 22, 2012

TRAVELING LIGHT - Ground Floor
Curated by Laura Roulet
Traveling Light, Five Artists from Chile, is an exhibition featuring five contemporary Chilean...
2010_DC_OAS_50Years55Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: 50 Years, 50 Works
50 Years, 50 Works, 100th Anniversary
February 16-March 31, 2010

This exhibit was organized by the Cultural Center of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in collaboration with the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States (OAS). It was first shown in 2009 in Medellín,...
2019_DC_OAS_Cintas7Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: A Gaze through the CINTAS Fellowship Program
A Gaze through the CINTAS Fellowship Program: a Selection of Works from the CINTAS Foundation and the Art Museum of the Americas Collections
March 14-June 9, 2019
Exhibiting Artists:
Carlos Alfonzo
Waldo Balart
Mario Bencomo
Cundo Bermúdez
Jose Ygnacio Bermúdez
Mario Carreño
Consuelo Castañeda...
2022_DC_OAS_Afro_Caribbean67Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Afro-Caribbean Motifs of the Art Museum of the Americas Collection
Afro-Caribbean Motifs of the Art Museum of the Americas Collection
Please wear a well-fitting face mask and maintain six feet of distance from other visitors.
This exhibition presents artworks of Afro-Caribbean artists core to the collection of the OAS Art Museum of the Americas, augmented by...
2017_DC_OAS_AOTA56Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Art of the Americas
Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States
On view August 17, 2017-October 28, 2018
Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States is a rigorous and comprehensive look at the...
2018_DC_OAS_AOTA73Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Art of the Americas
Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States
On view August 17, 2017-October 28, 2018
The OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas announces the second in a series of exhibitions accompanying Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of...
2016_DC_OAS_Belize3512Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Belize 35
Belize 35
35-Year Independence Anniversary Exhibit
On view February 11-March 13, 2016

The OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas presents an exhibition with artist Santiago Cal and photo journalist Karl Villanueva to commemorate the 35th anniversary of Belize’s independence using an approach that is...
2009_DC_OAS_Bilateral53Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Bilateral Engagement
Biltareral Engagement:
October 16, 2009 - January 15, 2010
A collaborative sculpture exhibition between the Washington Sculptors Group and the Art Museum of the Americas at the Organization of American States
Washington, DC: The Art Museum of the Americas (AMA) of the Organization of American States...
2006_DC_OAS_Breaking21Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Breaking Borders
Breaking Borders / Rompiendo Fronteras
December 1, 2006-January 21, 2007
Washington D.C.: The Art Museum of the Americas and the Permanent Mission of El Salvador to the OAS announce the opening of Breaking Borders / Rompiendo Fronteras, an exhibition of photography and digital art by the Salvadoran...
2022_DC_OAS_Colombia50Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Colombia: A Work of Art
Colombia: A Work of Art
Our Legacies in the AMA Collection
On view July 21, 2022
This exhibition commemorates the visual arts of Colombia and the vital role they have played in the development of modern and contemporary art of the region. As an OAS member state, Colombia has engaged in a vibrant...
2012_DC_OAS_Constellations51Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Constellations
CONSTELLATIONS -- Constructivism, Internationalism, and the Inter-American Avant-Garde
An exhibit of the permanent collection. Curated by Abigail McEwen.
June 21 - September 23, 2012

Drawn from the permanent collection of the Art Museum of the Americas, Constellations surveys the dynamic,...
2011_DC_OAS_Corridor29Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Corridor
Corridor
On view March 24 - June 26, 2011

AMA / Art Museum of the Americas announces the opening of Corridor, an unusual exhibition showcasing the work of twelve established artists, six from Baltimore and six from Washington, D.C., a show that flips the conventional artist-curator relationship on...
2008_DC_OAS_Facets23Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Facets
F A C E T S
on view through August 22, 2008
Facets features some of the significant works by Latin American and Caribbean artists which the OAS has acquired since 1949. The more than fifty works exhibited convey in a synthesized fashion a sense of the breadth and strengths of the museum's holdings....
2018_DC_OAS_Szyszlo17Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Fernando de Szyszlo: A Memory
Fernando de Szyszlo: A Memory
The OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas and the Permanent Mission of Peru to the OAS announce Fernando de Szyszlo: A Memory, an exhibition of work by the Peruvian master. This exhibition features works by Szyszlo from the AMA’s permanent collection, and archival papers...
2013_DC_OAS_Fusion31Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Fusion
FUSION : Tracing Asian Migration to the Americas through AMA’s Collection
On View: June 13, 2013 - Spring 2014
ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
Through AMA’s permanent collection, one of the most vital sources of modern and contemporary Latin American and Caribbean art in the United States, this exhibition...
2006_DC_OAS_Geometry10Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Geometry and Gesture
Geometry and Gesture from the Collection
March- July 2006
Geometry and Gesture from the Collection is part of a continuing series of exhibits over the past year that have explored different facets of the OAS permanent collection. The current exhibit looks at the collection through the prism of...
2015_DC_OAS_Hidden16Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Hidden Identities
Hidden Identities: Paintings and Drawings by Jorge Tacla
On view October 22, 2015- January 31, 2016

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
Curated by María José Bunster Baeza (Museo de la Memoria)
AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, in partnership with the Embassy of Chile in Washington, the Permanent Mission of...
2010_DC_OAS_House22Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: House of the Americas Turns 100
2017_DC_OAS_Landscapes7Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Human Landscapes
Human Landscapes
September 28 - November 26, 2017Organization of American States
The Organization of American States (OAS) AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, in collaboration with the Permanent Mission of Argentina to the OAS and the Embassy of Argentina in the United States, present Human Landscapes,...
2016_DC_OAS_Eye32Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: José Gómez Sicre’s Eye: Works from AMA’s Collection
José Gómez Sicre’s Eye: Works from AMA’s Collection at AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, OAS
August 18, 2016-August 6, 2017
A half-century ago, Cuban-born curator José Gómez-Sicre took the reins of the OAS’s art program, thrusting himself head-on into the rapidly expanding Latin American art world,...
2014_DC_OAS_Modern39Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Modern and Contemporary Art in the Dominican Republic
Modern and Contemporary Art in the Dominican Republic: Works from the Customs Office Collection
On view October 16, 2014- February 1, 2015
Modern and Contemporary Art in the Dominican Republic: Works from the Customs Office Collection is an initiative of the Cultural Heritage Foundation of the...
2010_DC_OAS_Mujeres26Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Mujeres en su Tinta
OAS Inaugurates Cartoon Exhibit “Mujeres en su Tinta”

The Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM), the Museum of Art of the Americas of the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Permanent Mission of Colombia to the hemispheric organization today inaugurated the exhibit, “Mujeres en su...
2012_DC_OAS_NY22Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: New York: Latin American and Spanish artists in New York
ÑEW YORK: Latin American and Spanish artists in New York
Curated by Paco Cano, Eva Mendoza Chandas and Jodie Dinapoli
February 16 - May 20, 2012

ABOUT THE EXHIBIT
Ñew York, featuring works by young, outstanding Latin American and Spanish artists residing in New York City commemorates a long lost...
2013_DC_OAS_Common26Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: On Common Ground
On Common Ground: Dominican Republic and Haiti
On View: February 13 - May 26, 2013
AMA | Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States (OAS), in conjunction with the Embassies of the Dominican Republic and Haiti in Washington, D.C., is proud to present On Common Ground: Dominican...
2008_DC_OAS_Niemeyer21Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Oscar Niemeyer
Celebrating his 100th Birthday with Major Exhibit at the Art Museum of the Americas
Oscar Niemeyer
September 10 - October 26, 2008

Regarded as one of the major contributors to the development of modern architecture, Oscar Niemeyer has produced roughly 700 public works in his homeland of Brazil and...
2023_DC_OAS_Petrona20Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Petrona Viera: Endless creation
Petrona Viera: creación sin fin" (Petrona Viera: Endless creation)
On view June 15-September 27, 2023
The exhibition "Petrona Viera: creación sin fin" (Petrona Viera: Endless creation), at the Art Museum of the Americas (AMA), represents for Uruguay and for us, at the National Museum of Visual Arts...
2023_DC_OAS_Picasso11Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Picasso: A Dialog with the Americas
Picasso: A Dialog with the Americas
June 6 - September 20, 2023

Six days after the death of Pablo Ruiz Picasso (b. 1881, d. 1973) at the age of 91, the OAS General Assembly adopted the Tribute to Pablo Picasso resolution, recognizing his "enormous influence on the contemporary art of the Americas,"...
2019_DC_OAS_Pink33Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: PINK Ranchos and Other Ephemeral Zip Codes
PINK Ranchos and Other Ephemeral Zip Codes
Carolina Mayorga
“There is no transnational truth to color perception... It is society that 'makes' color, defines it and gives its meaning." -Michel Pastoureau
The Organization of American States (OAS) AMA | Art Museum of the Americas proudly presents PINK...
2019_DC_OAS_Soriano33Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Rafael Soriano: Cabezaz (Heads)
Rafael Soriano: Cabezaz (Heads)
On View: June 20-September 29, 2019
The OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas presents Rafael Soriano: Cabezas (Heads), a traveling exhibition of work by the Cuban-born painter, organized by The William Paterson University Galleries, organized and curated by Alejandro...
2009_DC_OAS_Salmona36Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Rogelio Salmona: open spaces / collective spaces
Rogelio Salmona: open spaces / collective spaces
July 23 to September 30, 2009
The Art Museum of the Americas announces the opening of Rogelio Salmona: open spaces / collective spaces, the first U.S.exhibition devoted entirely to the work of celebrated Colombian architect Rogelio Salmona (1929-2007)...
2019_DC_OAS_Roots61Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Roots of Peace: Carlos Páez Vilaró Works and Writings
Roots of Peace: Carlos Páez Vilaró Works and Writings
May 30 – September 8, 2019
The OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas and the Permanent Mission of Uruguay to the OAS in collaboration with Museo Taller de Casapueblo present Roots of Peace: Carlos Páez Vilaró Works and Writings, a retrospective...
2023_DC_OAS_About_Woman43Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Sobre una mujer / About a Woman
Sobre una mujer / About a Woman
On view July 27-October 8, 2023
Curated by Elda Harrington and Silvia Mangialardi
The OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas and the FLA-Fundación Luz Austral, with the support of the Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM) Sobre una mujer (About a Woman), an exhibition...
2009_DC_OAS_Space24Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Space, Unlimited
"Space, Unlimited" includes the work of seven contemporary artists who challenge the boundaries of physical, perceptual or psychological space. Through a variety of mediums, from painting and photography to assemblage and video, these artists defy expectations that may be traditionally imposed over the...
2005_DC_OAS_Still_Life20Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Still Life Perspectives
Still Life Perspectives from the Collection
September 15-December 18, 2005
Still Life Perspectives is the third in a series of exhibits drawn from the museum’s permanent collection. Several years ago the museum loaned three paintings from its collection to an exhibit entitled Latin American Still...
2015_DC_OAS_Streams24Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Streams of Being
Streams of Being: Selections from the Art Museum of the Americas
On view October 22, 2015- January 31, 2016

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
Drawn from the permanent collection of AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, Streams of Beings brings to light a multiplicity of ideas and identities emerging within...
2016_DC_OAS_Streams9Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Streams of Being
Streams of Being:
Selections from the Art Museum of the Americas
On view October 22, 2015 - January 31, 2016

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

Drawn from the permanent collection of AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, Streams of Beings brings to light a multiplicity of ideas and identities emerging within...
2009_DC_OAS_Disappeared16Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: The Disappeared
The Disappeared
An exhibition organized by the North Dakota Museum of Art and curated by Founding Director Laurel Reuter
November 19, 2008 – January 25, 2009

ABOUT THE EXHIBIT
“To disappear” was newly defined during periods of military dictatorship in Latin America. “Disappear” evolved into a...
2016_DC_OAS_Swindle32Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: The Great Swindle: Works by Santiago Montoya
The Great Swindle: Works by Santiago Montoya at AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, OAS
October 20, 2016 - March 26, 2017
Washington, DC: The Organization of American States (OAS) AMA | Art Museum of the Americas in collaboration with the Halcyon Gallery, London present The Great Swindle: Works by...
2018_DC_OAS_Transformers17Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Transformers
Transformers: New Contemporary Sculpture by Darío Escobar and Patrick Hamilton
Christian Viveros-Fauné, Curator
April 19 - July 8, 2018

Washington, DC: The Organization of American States (OAS) AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, in collaboration with Embassy of Chile in Washington, the Permanent...
2015_DC_OAS_Waterweavers60Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Waterweavers
Waterweavers: The River in Contemporary Colombian Visual and Material Culture
On view June 24 - September 27, 2015
Organized by the Bard Graduate Center Gallery, New York City. Curated by José Roca, with Alejandro Martín.
This presentation of Waterweavers at the OAS AMA | Art Museum of the Americas...
2011_DC_OAS_Wrestling58Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: Wrestling with the Image: Caribbean Interventions
Wrestling with the Image: Caribbean Interventions
On view January 21–March 10, 2011
 
The Art Museum of the Americas (AMA) announces the opening of Wrestling with the Image: Caribbean Interventions, an exhibition of contemporary art from twelve Caribbean countries. Featuring work by artists from the...
2016_DC_OAS_ArtXiomas86Art Museum of the Americas -- Exhibit: (Art)Xiomas - CUBAAHORA: The Next Generation
(Art)Xiomas - CUBAAHORA: The Next Generation
A Contemporary Cuban Art Exhibition at AMA | Art Museum of the Americas, OAS
Washington, D.C. June 9 - August 7, 2016
On June 9, 2016 AMA | Art Museum of the Americas of the OAS will present (Art)xiomas, a contemporary Cuban art exhibit organized with...
2009_DC_SISG_KirbySG46Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -- Event: Michael Kirby's "Falnama" chalk art
Photographs over four days:
(Day 1) He starts with outlines.
(Day 2) He paints a base using paint mixed with sugar.
(Day 3) He's mostly done with it at this point. (I got there after he'd gone back to Baltimore for the day so he's not in these pictures.)
(Day 4) All done! He covers it with a...
2008_DC_ArtomaticO83Artomatic 2008 @ 1200 First Street, NE (NoMa) -- Other
Including the band Oh No Not Stereo.
2008_DC_ArtomaticP240Artomatic 2008 @ 1200 First Street, NE (NoMa) -- Paintings
2008_DC_Artomatic_Peeps14Artomatic 2008 @ 1200 First Street, NE (NoMa) -- Peeps Show II
2008_DC_ArtomaticS174Artomatic 2008 @ 1200 First Street, NE (NoMa) -- Sculptures
2009_DC_ArtomaticO81Artomatic 2009 @ 55 M St SE -- Other
Including a lot of belly dancing.
2009_DC_ArtomaticP145Artomatic 2009 @ 55 M St SE -- Paintings
2009_DC_Artomatic_Peeps52Artomatic 2009 @ 55 M St SE -- Peeps Show III
2009_DC_ArtomaticS233Artomatic 2009 @ 55 M St SE -- Sculpture
2017_DC_AAAM_Reception_170801225Association of African American Museum Annual Conference Welcoming Reception
Association of African American Museum (AAAM) 39th Annual Conference welcoming reception @ Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.
The annual conference will broaden the perspectives of those in attendance by promoting an understanding of the social...
2022_DC_Fauci_22092143Atlantic 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_DC_Lowndes_County_22092358Atlantic 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_DC_Ideas_Stage_2209229Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage2_22092223Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage3_22092233Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage4_2209224Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage5_22092228Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage6_22092243Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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...
2022_DC_Ideas_Stage7_22092228Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept22) 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...
2022_DC_Ideas_Stage_22092312Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage2_22092356Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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...
2022_DC_Ideas_Stage3_22092356Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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...
2022_DC_Ideas_Stage4_22092320Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage5_22092315Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage6_22092318Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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_DC_Ideas_Stage7_22092334Atlantic Festival -- Ideas Stage (Sept23) 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...
2022_DC_AtlanticF_202239Atlantic Festival -- Miscellaneous
2017_DC_AUSA133AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition (2017)
Amond other images, authors here include:
* Brian D. Laslie ("Architect of Air Power")
* Robert S. Allen ("Forward with Patton")
* David T. Zabecki ("Lossberg's War: The World War I Memoirs of a German Chief of Staff")
* Richard W. Anderson ("The Battle of Kursk", "The Lasi-Kishinev Operation",...
2017_DC_AUSA_McCarthy_17100930AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition (2017) -- Joint Press Conference w/Ryan McCarthy and Mark Milley
Press Conference: Acting Secretary of the Army, Ryan McCarthy and Chief of Staff General Mark A. Milley.
2017_DC_AUSA_Wills_171010180AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition (2017) -- Mark Wills Concert (w/Downrange)
Country music artist Mark Wills is going to perform at a free concert on the second night of the Association of the U.S. Army’s Annual Meeting and Exposition.
Wills, who has eight Top 10 hits to his name, will appear Tuesday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the ballroom at the Walter E. Washington Convention...
2017_DC_AUSA_WWI42AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition (2017) -- World War I exhibits
2016_DC_Goisern_160312280Austrian Embassy -- Hubert Von Goisern concert
CONCERT | Hubert Von Goisern
Hubert von Goisern was born as Hubert Achleitner on 17th November 1952 in Bad Goisern in the Austrian Salzkammergut region. At the age of 5 he told his parents that he wanted to be a conductor. When he was 12 he joined the local brass band and was loaned his first...
2013_DC_AwesomeA42Awesome Con DC (2013) -- Artists
Artists shown here: Herb Trimpe, Larry Hama, Ernie Hudson, Joe Carabeo and Carolyn Belefski, Greg LaRocque (with Jess Siswick of http://www.tinymallet.com/ ), Nicholas Brendon, Billy West, Dawn Griffin, Phil LaMarr, Theo Crane, SL Gallant, Steve Conley, and Nick Galifianakis.
2013_DC_AwesomeM9Awesome Con DC (2013) -- Miscellaneous
2013_DC_AwesomeP2_13042120Awesome Con DC (2013) -- Panel: Art with Greg LaRocque
Art with Greg LaRocque:
Artist Greg LaRocque demonstrates his drawing techniques.
2013_DC_AwesomeP1_13042115Awesome Con DC (2013) -- Panel: The Carolyn and Joe Show Live Podcast Recording
The Carolyn and Joe Show Live Podcast Recording
The brainchild of mad scientist cartoonist Carolyn Belefski and Astray film director Joe Carabeo; created to fight the oncoming apocalypse one deadly word at time. With special guest Theo Crane from The Walking Dead!
2014_DC_AwesomeA141Awesome Con DC (2014) -- Artists
Folks shown here: George Perez, Timothy Zahn, Dirk Benedict, Raphael Sbarge, Richard Horvitz, Maurice Lamarche, Veronica Taylor, John K. Snyder III, Joe Sutliff, Rob Balder ("Elfworld.com"), Steve Artley, SL Gallant ("GI Joe"), Andrew Aydin ("March"), ???, Nicholas Brendon, Veronica Taylor (again), Phil...
2014_DC_AwesomeM29Awesome Con DC (2014) -- Miscellaneous
2018_DC_AwesomeA80Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Artists
(Friday)
Carolyn Belefski, Fabian Nicieza, Buzz, Dan Parent, Andrew Aydin, Evan Keeling, Tom King, Colleen Doran, John Gallagher, Mark Mariano, Chris Mariano, Thom Zahler, S.L. Gallant, Joe Carabeo, Amy Chu, Robert Wilson, ???
(Saturday)
Mark Wheatley, Marc Hempel, Neal Adams, Evan Keeling, Tom...
2018_DC_AwesomeP3_18033110Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Kid Zone: Alien Art with Dawn Griffin
Alien Art with Dawn Griffin
The Kid Zone will be transformed into an alien factory when cartoonist, Dawn Griffin, shows you easy ways to draw wacky aliens.
2018_DC_AwesomeP2_18040117Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Kid Zone: The AaaaWoooooo Werewolf Workshop with Chris Flick
The AaaaWoooooo Werewolf Workshop with Chris Flick:
Have a howling good time as cartoonist, Chris Flick, shows you how to draw werewolves of all shapes and sizes.
2018_DC_AwesomeM133Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Miscellaneous
Folks here include Evan Scola (Rocket Pop Inc.), some of the folks from District City, one of the folks from Metal Souls.
2018_DC_AwesomeP2_18033145Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Panel: Netflix's Lost In Space Exclusive Screening and Discussion: The Future of Space Travel
Netflix's Lost In Space Exclusive Screening and Discussion: The Future of Space Travel
Netflix presents an exclusive screening of the first episode of its upcoming original series Lost in Space premiering April 13 worldwide. The screening will be followed by a special talk with scientists and Lost in...
2018_DC_AwesomeP1_18033168Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Panel: Past, Present & Future: The 80th Anniversary of Superman
Past, Present & Future: The 80th Anniversary of Superman
From the son of Krypton's beginnings on the pages of Action Comics, to his rise to the silver screen, to series such as Smallville, come celebrate Superman's 80th annversary with the people that bring him to life. Join Comic Creator Scott Snyder...
2018_DC_AwesomeP1_18040129Awesome Con DC (2018) -- Panel: Star Trek: Michael Dorn & Rene Auberjonois Q&A
Star Trek: Michael Dorn & Rene Auberjonois Q&A:
Michael Dorn and Rene Auberjonois will discuss their exciting careers and answer audience questions.
2019_DC_AwesomeA84Awesome Con DC (2019) -- Artists
Artists shown from Friday:
Timothy Zahn, Chris Mariano, David Finch, Lee Weeks, Dan Parent, Tom King, Clay Mann, David Finch, Klaus Janson, Amy Chu, Joe Carabeo, Jeff Parker, Sandy Jarrell, Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti, Emily Whitten, Thom Zahler, S.L. Gallant, Brian Shearer, and Neal...
2019_DC_AwesomeJr_CB_1904288Awesome Con DC (2019) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Carolyn Belefski
Awesome Con Jr. Workshops
Create Your Own Superhero Symbol with Carolyn Belefski
Every hero needs a logo! Many superheroes have personal branding on their outfits and My Little Pony characters even have cutie marks! Join artist and designer Carolyn Belefski and learn how to incorporate graphic design...
2019_DC_AwesomeB80111Awesome Con DC (2019) -- Batman 80th Display
2019_DC_AwesomeM74Awesome Con DC (2019) -- Miscellaneous
2019_DC_Underfoot_190427106Awesome Con DC (2019) -- Underfoot Graphic Novel Launch Party
You're invited to THE UNDERFOOT Launch Party!
Hosted by Emily S. Whitten, Ben Fisher, Michelle Nguyen, and Thom Zahler
Come celebrate The Underfoot, a new original graphic novel series from Lion Forge Comics, with Co-Creators Emily S. Whitten & Ben Fisher, Artist Michelle Nguyen, & Letterer Thom...
2021_DC_AwesomeA79Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Artists
Artists here include:
(Friday) Thom Zahler, Emily Whitten, Dan Parent, Amy Chu, Alexandra Bowman, John Gallagher
(Saturday) Alexandra Bowman, Carolyn Belefski, Joe Carabeo, John Gallagher, Michael Golden, Mitch Gerads, Tom King, Tom Cook ("Superfriends" and "Masters of the Universe" animator), Nell...
2021_DC_AwesomeJr_CB_2108219Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Carolyn Belefski
Create Your Superhero Symbol with Carolyn Belefski
Every hero needs a logo! Many superheroes have personal branding on their outfits and My Little Pony characters even have cutie marks! Join artist and designer Carolyn Belefski and learn how to incorporate graphic design elements to create an icon and...
2021_DC_AwesomeJr_JG_2108207Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- John Gallagher
Drawing Lego Heroes with John Gallagher
Everyone loves Legos, because they can become anything! -- Learn to draw brick figures and turn them into your favorite hero, monster, wizard -- or even you! Using simple shapes,
2021_DC_AwesomeJr_Yoga_21082112Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Kids Superhero Yoga
Kids Superhero Yoga
Welcome Future Hero’s! This Kids Yoga class will include poses, games, and activities that will challenge their mind and body Superhero Style! Perfect for kids 12 and younger.
2021_DC_AwesomeJr_MW_2108212Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Marcus Williams
Drawing Lego Heroes with John Gallagher
Everyone loves Legos, because they can become anything! -- Learn to draw brick figures and turn them into your favorite hero, monster, wizard -- or even you! Using simple shapes,
2021_DC_AwesomeJr11Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Miscellaneous
The drawings posted on the wall were from Alexandra Bowman's presentation:
Draw animated rabbits, mice, lions and more with Georgetown University’s award-winning cartoonist, Alexandra Bowman. Alexandra will show you how to draw lovable characters in a few simple steps, and help you get started on...
2021_DC_AwesomeM130Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Miscellaneous
2021_DC_Awesome_Shatner_21082020Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Panel: Board the Enterprise with William Shatner
Board the Enterprise with William Shatner
Set your phasers to stun! Get to know the unforgettable William Shatner during his Main Stage spotlight. Best known as the original Captain James T. Kirk in the Star Trek television series and movies, William Shatner has had a truly legendary career. Ask your...
2021_DC_Awesome_Heder_21082220Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Panel: It’s flippin’ Jon Heder
It’s flippin’ Jon Heder
You know his thoughts on ligers. You love his legendary hair. You even remember his family’s pet llama. Now get to know the man behind Napoleon Dynamite, Jon Heder! Will there be a sequel to Napoleon Dynamite? Can Jon Heder really draw? Who choreographed that iconic dance? These...
2021_DC_Awesome_Takei_21082119Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Panel: Oh my! It’s George Takei!
Oh my! It’s George Takei!
Beam me up, Scotty! Get up close and personal with George Takei, best known for his portrayal of Hikaru Sulu from Star Trek. During this Q&A, you can find out behind-the-scenes stories from the set of Star Trek, find out what George has been working on recently, and ask any...
2021_DC_Awesome_Ricci_21082116Awesome Con DC (2021) -- Panel: When You’re an Addams with Christina Ricci
When You’re an Addams with Christina Ricci
Be afraid, be very afraid. Christina Ricci (The Addams Family, Casper, Now and Then, Mermaids) is an icon from our childhoods, and she’s floating off the silver screen and onto the stage for a conversation and Q&A with YOU, the fans. Get to know the girl...
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_AwesomeM151Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Miscellaneous
2022_DC_Awesome_Nick_22060521Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Panel: Growing up a Nick Kid with 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_Awesome_Daniels_22060427Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Panel: Oh dear! It’s 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_Awesome_Astin_22060514Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Panel: Second Breakfast with 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_DC_Awesome_Schnapp_22060511Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Panel: Stranger Chats with 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_Esposito_22060521Awesome Con DC (2022) -- Panel: The Many Roles of 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...
2023_DC_AwesomeA69Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Artists
Artists shown here on Saturday include:
John Gallagher, Chris Mariano, Mark Mariano, Arsia Rozegar ("Shahnameh for Kids"), David Finch, Katie Cook, Simon Bisley, Sean Murphy, Harold Buchholz, Dawn Griffin, Dan Parent, and Aaron Reynolds ("Effin' Birds").

Artists shown here on Sunday...
2023_DC_AwesomeJr_DG_2306175Awesome Con DC (2023) -- 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.
2023_DC_AwesomeJr_CB_2306174Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Emoji Comics with Carolyn Belefski
Emoji Comics with Carolyn Belefski
We’ve used them in texts and social media, now cartoonist Carolyn Belefski shows you how to use emojis in comics. From designing these easy-to-draw icons to using them to tell a story, this workshop will surely play with your emotions.
2023_DC_AwesomeJr_JG_23061715Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Awesome Con Jr. Workshops -- Making Max Meow with John Gallagher
Making Max Meow with John Gallagher
Where do story ideas come from? How do you draw Max Meow? Cartoonist John Gallagher shares insight on writing and drawing comics stories of inspiration for his Max Meow book series.
2023_DC_AwesomeM146Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Miscellaneous
2023_DC_Awesome_Burton_23061815Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Panel: Boldly Go with LeVar Burton
Boldly Go with LeVar Burton
Don't take our word for it: From Roots, to Reading Rainbow, to Star Trek: The Next Generation, LeVar has been captivating audiences around the world with his authentic charm and passion for storytelling, for over forty years. He is an accomplished producer, director and...
2023_DC_Awesome_Clone_23061817Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Panel: Clone Wars 15th Anniversary Panel with Ashley Eckstein, Matt Lanter, & James Arnold Taylor
Clone Wars 15th Anniversary Panel with Ashley Eckstein, Matt Lanter, & James Arnold Taylor
These Jedi Knights may have led the Grand Army of the Republic against the droid army... but they did have time to stop at Awesome Con for a quick Spotlight Panel. Hear from Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano), Matt...
2023_DC_Awesome_Who_23061835Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Panel: Doctor Who Cast Spotlight: Jodie Whitaker and Mandip Gill
Doctor Who Cast Spotlight: Jodie Whitaker and Mandip Gill
Join the Doctor Who "fam" for this Q&A on the Main Stage! Jodie Whittaker shattered the TARDIS' glass ceiling when she become the first female to play the role of The Doctor on Doctor Who. She is joined on the Main Stage alongside Mandip Gill,...
2023_DC_Awesome_LOTR_23061736Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Panel: Lord of the Rings Cast Spotlight: Sean Astin, Elijah Wood, & Andy Serkis
Lord of the Rings Cast Spotlight: Sean Astin, Elijah Wood, & Andy Serkis
My precious... Lord of the Rings stars Sean Astin, Elijah Wood, and Andy Serkis take the Main Stage! Sean Astin has portrayed such iconic roles as Mikey Walsh in The Goonies, the title character of Rudy, Samwise Gamgee in the Lord...
2023_DC_Awesome_PB_23061739Awesome Con DC (2023) -- Panel: Take Over the World with Maurice LaMarche & Rob Paulsen
Take Over the World with Maurice LaMarche & Rob Paulsen
Maurice LaMarche and Rob Paulsen are well known for their beloved roles on Animaniacs and Pinky and the Brain. Did you know that Maurice has voiced characters from Hey Arnold!, Inspector Gadget, and Futurama? Or that Rob has voice characters from...
1996_DC_CJones_BN_96100724Barnes & Noble -- Chuck Jones
2018_DC_WPFD2_18042562BBG, GWU, & CPJ -- World Press Freedom Day -- Panel 2: Drivers etc (w/Haroon Ullah, Patrick Butler, Michael De Dora, Joan Mower, John Lansing, Vuthy Khin Huot, and Chris Decherd)
World Press Freedom Day with BBG, GWU & CPJ
Join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information,...
2018_DC_WPFD_18042570BBG, GWU, & CPJ -- World Press Freedom Day - Panel 1: Challenges and New Trends (w/John Lansing, Amanda Bennett, Alberto M. Fernandez, Bay Fang, Paul Danahar, Greta Van Susteren)
World Press Freedom Day with BBG, GWU & CPJ
Join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information,...
2008_DC_Bens_50th_080822102Ben's Chili Bowl 50th anniversary block party
Ben's Celebrates Chili Power
Big Stars and Just Plain Folks Mark Eatery's 50-Year Run on U Street

By Keith L. Alexander
Washington Post Staff Writer
Thursday, August 21, 2008; B01

It was 1996, and Nizam Ali had just gotten his law degree. Instead of heading to the courtroom, he had another...
2006_DC_Franken_06092912Borders -- Al Franken ("The Truth (with Jokes)")
Al Franken: Intelligent, insightful, inspiring, and funny, Al's political satire is poised to become the most talked-about book. Armed with an additional chapter, the paperback edition of this book is ready to take the fight to the Bush administration and its right-wing cronies, once again.
2005_DC_Andrea_0509144Borders -- Andrea Mitchell ("Talking Back...")
Veteran broadcast Journalist, Andrea Mitchell, signed copies of her book "Talking Back...To Presidents, Dictators and Assorted Scoundrels". Andrea has also been a trailblazer for women everywhere and her personal journey is not only inspiring, it is exciting.
2002_DC_Buchwald_0211156Borders -- Art Buchwald
Art Buchwald, the Washington Post humorist, was doing a book-signing locally so I trudged up to the Dupont Circle area to see him. He's certainly an interesting looking person and he radiates warmth and cheer. While I was there, he pointed over to a shelf with best sellers and said "Death and decay....
2005_DC_BB_King_05091210Borders -- BB King ("B.B. King Treasures")
Just in time for his 80th birthday this month, B.B. King delivers "The B.B. King Treasures," a scrapbook following the path of his storied life and career. Included in this coffee table-worthy showpiece is perhaps the greatest treasure of all: a 60-minute CD filled with unreleased interviews and jam...
2006_DC_Newhart_06092218Borders -- Bob Newhart ("I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This") w/Murray Horwitz
Legendary comic Bob Newhart discusses his new book "I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This!" in conversation with American Film Institute director and NPR commentator, (and former Barnum & Bailey clown) Murray Horwitz. "I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This!" is The first book ever from an icon of American comedy. A...
2006_DC_Sheehan_0609257Borders -- Cindy Sheehan ("Peace Mom")
Cindy Sheehan: The woman who turned grief into action and took her anti-war message to the President's doorstep tells her story in her own words -- a wrenching tale of heroism that will inspire a new generation of activists.
2007_DC_Barry_07092116Borders -- Dave Barry ("History of the Millennium (So Far)")
Dave Barry: Thucydides, Gibbon, Tuchman, McCullough - to the names of the world's great historians must now be added the name of Dave Barry, who has taken a long, hard look at our new millennium (so far) and, when he stopped hyperventilating, written it all down, because nobody would believe it...
2007_DC_Cheadle_07050232Borders -- Don Cheadle and John Prendergast ("Not On Our Watch")
"Not On Our Watch" is an empowering book, offering six strategies readers can implement about Darfur. Don Cheadle 3.5 million Sudanese are going hungry, 2.5 million have been displaced by violence, and 400,000 have died in Darfur to date. Both shocked and energized by this ongoing tragedy, Don Cheadle...
2005_DC_Collins_0504275Borders -- Judy Collins (performance)
2007_DC_Johnson_07030248Borders -- Marcus Johnson (performance)
Marcus Johnson: Jazz great Marcus Johnson and his trio help us celebrate the grand opening of our cool new cafe with a hot jazz set.
In attendance in the audience was former Redskin Barry Wilburn (#45) who asked for a photo with Marcus so that's here too.
2005_DC_Nader_0507258Borders -- Ralph Nader
2007_DC_Nader_0706149Borders -- Ralph Nader ("An Unreasonable Man")
Leader of the modern Consumer Movement himself Ralph Nader signs copies of his critically acclaimed DVD, An Unreasonable Man. The documentary follows Nader as a public interest lawyer to the man who today boasts a legislative record longer than most politicians in office today. Now you can meet this man...
2005_DC_Watts_0509075Borders -- Steven Watts ("Henry Ford")
Steven Watts: Henry Ford, a major architect of modern America, has lived on in the imagination of his fellow citizens as an enduring figure of fascination, an inimitable individual, a controversial personality, and a social visionary from the moment his Model T brought the automobile to the masses and...
2006_DC_EK_0604279Borders -- Ted Kennedy ("America Back On Track")
This was a book-signing event for "America Back on Track," billed as Kennedy's first major policy book in more than forty years. Just the week before, he had been named as one of the U.S. top 10 Senators by Time magazine.
Their list: Thad Cochran, Ted Kennedy, John McCain, Jon Kyl, Arlen Specter,...
2005_DC_Uncle_Earl_05110418Borders -- Uncle Earl (performance)
From http://www.uncleearl.net/about.htm

Call it old-time for our times: with their infectious energy, undeniable charisma, sharp musicianship, and unique repertoire of original and traditional songs, Uncle Earl is bringing the string band legacy proudly into the modern era. The band’s national debut...
2007_DC_Fox_07101116Borders -- Vincente Fox ("In Revolution of Hope")
Vicente Fox:

In Revolution of Hope, President Fox outlines a new vision of hope for the future of the Americas. He speaks out forcefully on hot global topics like immigration, the war in Iraq, racism, globalization, the role of the United Nations, free trade, religion, gender equity, indigenous...
2018_DC_BABA_181009124British-American Business Assn (BABA) -- An Evening with Jo Salter, Britain's First Female Fast Jet Pilot
An Evening with Jo Salter, Britain's First Female Fast Jet Pilot
Join BABA and PwC on October 9th at a reception featuring Jo Salter, an innovative and dynamic leader.
As the first female fast jet fighter pilot in the Royal Air Force, Jo has first-hand experience of the many challenges in serving her...
2003_DC_BABA_03121193British-American Business Assn (BABA) 2nd Annual Plymouth Gin Martini Evening
2006_DC_BABA_061115102British-American Business Assn (BABA) 5th Annual Plymouth Gin Martini Evening
2004_DC_BABA_04022644British-American Business Assn (BABA) Evening Networking Reception @ Reagan Building
2005_DC_BABA_05042795British-American Business Assn (BABA) Travel Night @ Bank of America building 15th and G
This event was held at the Bank of America building on 15th and G. Talk about incredible views!
2004_DC_BABA_040331122British-American Business Assn (BABA) Travel Night @ British Embassy
This event was held at the British Embassy.
2023_12_13E_Public_AI67Brookings Institution -- Assembling public perspectives on AI
Assembling public perspectives on AI
Co-hosted with the Center for New Democratic Processes (CNDP)
The voice of the public has generally been left out of policy debates on the governance of AI. In October 2023, Syracuse University Professor Baobao Zhang partnered with the Center for New Democratic...
2019_DC_Census2020_19040177Brookings Institution -- Census 2020: Navigating The National And Local Challenges
Census 2020: Navigating The National And Local Challenges
Since 1790, the United States has conducted a once-a-decade census of its population. As we approach 2020, the stakes are increasingly high for cities and regions, which depend on a full, fair, and accurate population count to ensure their...
2019_DC_Enabling5G_19012355Brookings Institution -- Enabling Opportunities: 5G, The Internet Of Things, And Communities Of Color
Enabling opportunities: 5G, the internet of things, and communities of color
Fifth-generation (5G) mobile networks are expected to be the next big leap in mobile broadband. Peak download speeds as high as 20 gigabits-per-second will enable specialized tasks like remote precision medicine, connected...
2019_DC_Jourova_19041143Brookings Institution -- EU-US Digital Cooperation: A Common Response To Tech Challenges? (w/Věra Jourová)
EU-US Digital Cooperation: A Common Response To Tech Challenges?

The U.S. and the EU face similar challenges stemming from the digitalization of everything. Online disinformation, data protection and privacy, and artificial intelligence all pose serious questions about how to embrace new...
2019_DC_Berlin30_19111266Brookings Institution -- Europe 1989-2019: Lessons Learned 30 Years After The Fall Of The Berlin Wall
Europe 1989-2019: Lessons Learned 30 Years After The Fall Of The Berlin Wall
The 30 years since the opening of the Berlin Wall on November 9, 1989 have been marked by incredible progress toward a Europe “whole and free.” The European Communities became the European Union, grew to 28 member states, and...
2018_DC_Facial_Recog_181206107Brookings Institution -- Facial Recognition w/Brad Smith
Facial recognition: Coming to a street corner near you
Facial recognition technology raises issues that go to the heart of fundamental human rights protections, like privacy and freedom of expression. As this technology advances and is adopted at a global pace, we need to ensure that it is used in a...
2019_DC_New_START_19010747Brookings Institution -- Falling Apart? The Politics of New START and Strategic Modernization
Falling apart? The politics of New START and strategic modernization
At the end of the Obama administration, a fragile bipartisan consensus had emerged with regard to U.S. nuclear weapons policy. Under the terms of this agreement—memorialized in the U.S. Senate’s resolution to ratify the New START...
2018_DC_Employment_18120671Brookings Institution -- From Job Guarantees to Wage Subsidies: Panel 1 w/Robert Rubin, Denis McDonough, Donald Cravins Jr., Stephanie Aaronson, Emily Martin, Jay Shambaugh
From job guarantees to wage subsidies: Exploring policy options to promote employment
A Hamilton Project policy forum
Even as the unemployment rate reaches a 50-year low, and businesses across the U.S. report more vacancies than ever, the economic recovery remains uneven for many Americans. In fact,...
2018_DC_Employment2_18120637Brookings Institution -- From Job Guarantees to Wage Subsidies: Panel 2 w/Edwin Dolan, Darrick Hamilton, Thea Lee, David Neumark, and Soumaya Keynes)
From job guarantees to wage subsidies: Exploring policy options to promote employment
A Hamilton Project policy forum
Even as the unemployment rate reaches a 50-year low, and businesses across the U.S. report more vacancies than ever, the economic recovery remains uneven for many Americans. In fact,...
2019_DC_Warner_19050928Brookings Institution -- Global China: Assessing China’s Growing Role In The World (w/Mark Warner and Victoria Nuland)
Global China: Assessing China’s growing role in the world
Recent years have witnessed an expansion of China’s influence, both within the Indo-Pacific region and around the world. On Thursday, May 9, Foreign Policy at Brookings will host Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) for a discussion on the implications...
2019_DC_Tech_Change_19031284Brookings Institution -- How Can Public Policy Keep Up With Technological Change? (w/Tom Wheeler, E.J. Dionne, and Mike Doyle)
How Can Public Policy Keep Up With Technological Change?
A book discussion with Tom Wheeler
As the internet continues to enable new technologies like artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and blockchain to develop, rapid-fire innovations are upending our society. In business, communications,...
2019_DC_Cybersecurity_19031333Brookings Institution -- How To Improve Cybersecurity Career And Technical Education (w/Jim Langevin and Glenn Thompson)
How To Improve Cybersecurity Career And Technical Education
Cybersecurity represents one of the most important challenges in the digital era. Malicious actors have targeted governments, businesses, and civil society seeking confidential information or outright disruption of digital networks. To...
2019_DC_Lord_19101150Brookings Institution -- In Kissinger’s Orbit: A Conversation with Ambassador Winston Lord
In Kissinger’s orbit: A conversation with Ambassador Winston Lord
Few people know that Winston Lord was one of only three American attendees at the historic Beijing summit between President Nixon and Chairman Mao in February 1972. Although Lord sat alongside his boss, Henry Kissinger, his presence was...
2019_DC_Callamard_19070246Brookings Institution -- Investigating the Khashoggi murder: Insights from UN Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard
Investigating the Khashoggi murder: Insights from UN Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard
Two weeks ago, U.N. Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions Agnes Callamard issued a report on the shocking murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a U.S. resident and columnist for the Washington...
2023_DC_Gonzalez_23062149Brookings Institution -- Online speech after Gonzalez v. Google
Online speech after Gonzalez v. Google
In spring 2023, with the U.S. Supreme Court set to rule on Gonzales v. Google, it seemed possible that the Court might upend the future of internet law by significantly narrowing the scope of Section 230, the law that protects online platforms from liability for...
2024_02_06B_Parking_Evol93Brookings Institution -- Panel: America’s Parking Evolution
America’s parking evolution
Following a century of automobile-centric development, it’s little wonder that parking is now one of the most common features in America’s cities and suburbs. Yet what seems like a minor convenience for each driver is, in fact, a contributor to lower public health,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Panic_18121162Brookings Institution -- Premiere of "Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis"
Washington, D.C. premiere of ‘Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis’
On Tuesday, December 11, Brookings will host a screening of “Vice Special Report: Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis.” The film is a collaboration of Vice and HBO that “provides the definitive look...
2019_DC_Putins_World_19031359Brookings Institution -- Putin’s World
Putin’s World
On March 13, Foreign Policy at Brookings will host Angela Stent, director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies; professor of government and foreign service at Georgetown University; and nonresident senior fellow at Brookings, for a discussion inspired by her new...
2019_DC_Democracy_19100132Brookings Institution -- Renovating Democracy: Governing In The Age Of Globalization And Digital Capitalism
Renovating Democracy: Governing In The Age Of Globalization And Digital Capitalism
The rise of populism in the West and the rise of China in the East have stirred a debate about the role of democracy in the international system. The impact of globalization and digital capitalism is forcing worldwide...
2023_DC_Aggression_23033089Brookings Institution -- Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and the international legal order
Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and the international legal order
The ninth annual Justice Stephen Breyer Lecture on International Law
Russia’s full-scale invasion of its neighbor Ukraine last year – following on its seizure and annexation of Crimea in 2014 and subsequent proxy war in eastern...
2016_DC_CEA70_160211194Brookings Institution -- The Council of Economic Advisers: 70 Years of Advising the President
The Council of Economic Advisers: 70 Years of Advising the President:
The White House Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) was created by Congress in 1946 to advise the president on ways “to foster and promote free competitive enterprise” and “to promote maximum employment, production and purchasing...
2018_DC_Defense_Budget_18112049Brookings Institution -- The Future Of The Defense Budget
The future of the defense budget
The John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act raised the U.S. national defense budget to $716 billion for the current fiscal year 2019. This was an increase of $82 billion relative to 2017, and begins to reverse the seven-year budgetary effects of the Budget...
2019_DC_Reversal_19120649Brookings Institution -- The Great Reversal: How America Gave Up On Free Markets (w/Thomas Philippon)
The Great Reversal: How America Gave Up On Free Markets
American markets, once a model of competition for the world, have experienced a growing concentration of economic power in a few large corporations. The rise of corporate economic—and political—power has emerged as one of the most important issues...
2019_DC_Mueller_19042334Brookings Institution -- The Mueller Report: What Did We Learn?
The Mueller Report: What Did We Learn?
Attorney General Barr released a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s final report on the Trump-Russia investigation. President Trump and his allies have taken up the rallying cry of “No Obstruction. No Collusion.” Meanwhile, the president’s...
2018_DC_Kyte_18111938Brookings Institution -- The New Dynamics Of Global Energy And Climate (w/Rachel Kyte)
The new dynamics of global energy and climate
A conversation with CEO of Sustainable Energy for All Rachel Kyte
On November 19, the Cross-Brookings Initiative on Energy and Climate will host Sustainable Energy for All CEO Rachel Kyte in discussion with Initiative Co-Chair David G. Victor on...
2018_DC_Minority_Voters_18110144Brookings Institution -- The Role of Minority Voters in the 2018 Midterm Elections
The Role of Minority Voters in the 2018 Midterm Elections
High levels of minority voter turnout were credited with swinging the results of several high-profile special elections over the past year. As this year’s midterm elections draw near, it is clear that the votes of minority...
2023_DC_WCNationalism_230208172Brookings Institution -- Understanding the threat of white Christian nationalism to American democracy today
Understanding the threat of white Christian nationalism to American democracy today
Findings from the PRRI and Brookings Christian Nationalism Survey
Join the conversation on Twitter using #ChristianNationalism
The rising influence of white Christian nationalism in some circles of American politics...
2023_DC_Hinds_23050780Busboys Takoma -- Event: Gareth Hinds (A Busboys and Poets Book Presentation)
Gareth Hinds (VOTA) | A Busboys and Poets Books Presentation
Voices of Takoma Authors is an ongoing series of programs sponsored by Historic Takoma featuring presentations by authors in and around Takoma Park about their works, their approach to writing, and their inspirations. This project draws on...
2018_DC_Rall_18021816Busboys Takoma -- Event: Ted Rall ("Meet the Deplorables")
Please join Busboys and Poets Books as we welcome political cartoonist Ted Rall to Takoma.
Legendary infiltration journalist HARMON LEON is at it again, this time teaming up with ferocious political cartoonist TED RALL to answer the question most of America has been asking: "What the hell happened in...
2012_DC_CalTort_Party_12041762California Tortilla -- Brand Update Party
Join us to celebrate our Fresh New Look!
Come celebrate California Tortilla's brand update! Bring a guest and enjoy fresh food, signature cocktails and more!
2012_DC_CalTort4California Tortilla @ Gallery Place
Bob and Lisa from the Gallery Place store. And then the new owners.
2014_DC_CalTort5California Tortilla @ Gallery Place
Including:
* Former Gallery Place staff starting up a new place
* New folks @ Gallery Place
2011_DC_CalTort9California Tortilla @ Gallery Place (Halloween costumes)
2009_DC_CalTort10California Tortilla @ Gallery Place (Promotion)
2013_DC_CalTort5California Tortilla @ Gallery Place (store remodels)
2005_DC_CalTort2California Tortilla @ Gallery Place ("Good Bob")
2011_DC_DT101_11021773Capitol -- Domestic Terrorism 101
Domestic Terrorism 101

WMAL, The Heritage Foundation, Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and Westminster Institute invite you to a panel discussion to explore the various aspects of the growing threat of domestic terrorism: counter-terrorism, home-grown plots, staying ahead of the threat, Sharia...
2003_DC_Pitch_0309163Capitol Hill History Project -- Anthony Pitch (The Burning of Washington)
Author Anthony S Pitch came in to discuss his book "The Burning of Washington: The British Invasion of 1814" which included stories about the city as well as the writing of the Star-Spangled Banner.
2016_DC_Douglass_160509118Capitol Hill History Project -- Bob Sonderman and Ka'mal McClarin ("Frederick Douglass in Washington")
Overbeck Lecture: Frederick Douglass in Washington
On Monday, May 9, the Overbeck History Lecture Series welcomes National Park Service museum curators Bob Sonderman and Ka'mal McClarin for an illustrated presentation on Frederick Douglass's years in Washington, including a display of some of the great...
2012_DC_Hays_12020796Capitol Hill History Project -- Cindy Hays (Past and Future of Congressional Cemetery)
Overbeck Lecture: The Past and Future of Congressional Cemetery
On Tuesday, February 7, Cindy Hays will deliver an illustrated Overbeck History Lecture on Congressional Cemetery, its significance to the Capitol Hill community, and its impressive, ongoing restoration by concerned neighbors and friends....
2009_DC_Janke_09092237Capitol Hill History Project -- Cindy Janke ("The Onetime Owner of Most of Capitol Hill")
Overbeck Lecture: The Onetime Owner of Most of Capitol Hill:
Don’t miss it. On Tuesday evening, September 22, local historian Cindy Janke will present an illustrated Overbeck History Lecture on William Prout, the 18th century owner of the land that today comprises most of the Capitol Hill Historic...
2008_DC_Brown_08040852Capitol Hill History Project -- C. Dudley Brown (Capitol Hill Row House Designs)
On the evening of Tuesday, April 8, the highly respected historic restoration expert C. Dudley Brown will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture on the unique character and features of Capitol Hill’s historic row houses. His presentation will include a pictorial tour along with commentary on the mistakes...
2010_DC_Wolf_10030250Capitol Hill History Project -- Dick Wolf (Capitol Hill Restoration Society)
Wolf, a longtime leader in neighborhood preservation, will offer an “unauthorized review” of the struggles and accomplishments of the Capitol Hill Restoration Society since its founding in 1955. The storied organization has fought repeatedly and, for the most part, successfully against the destruction...
2002_DC_Morris_02020528Capitol Hill History Project -- Edmund and Sylvia Morris ("Theodore Rex")
This was the inaugural lecture of the Capitol Hill History Project. Edmund Morris had recently published his second book on Theodore Roosevelt, called "Theodore Rex". He had also written the first in that series, called "The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt" as well as "Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan." His...
2002_DC_Smith_0209107Capitol Hill History Project -- Edward C Smith (Capitol Hill During the Civil War)
This meeting was held at the Masonic Naval Lodge Hall. Introduced by John Franzen (chairman of the Ruth Ann Overbeck Capitol Hill History Project) and then Lucinda Janke (Kiplinger Washington Collection), Professor Edward C Smith from American University gave a talk about "Capitol Hill During the Civil...
2006_DC_Marolda_0604116Capitol Hill History Project -- Edward Marolda (History of the Navy Yard)
A History of the Navy Yard from the Navy’s Top Historian: Few people today are aware of how great a role the Washington Navy Yard has played in the life and development of Capitol Hill. The walled facility at the foot of 8th Street was once the biggest builder of Navy ships in the country, and then...
2011_DC_Brown_11110852Capitol Hill History Project -- Gordon Brown ("Captain Who Burned His Ships")
Reserve Now for Nov. 8 Overbeck Lecture: "The Captain Who Burned His Ships"
On Tuesday, November 8, local author Gordon S. Brown will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture on the growth of the Washington Navy Yard under its first commandant, Captain Thomas Tingey, and the terrible choice he faced...
2012_DC_Morley_12091857Capitol Hill History Project -- Jefferson Morley ("Snow-Storm in August")
The Overbeck History Lecture Series kicks off its new season on September 18th with a gripping account of Washington's first race riot and the criminal trials that followed, prosecuted by the city's politically ambitious district attorney, Francis Scott Key.
Salon Washington correspondent Jefferson...
2008_DC_Vlach_08021210Capitol Hill History Project -- John Vlach (African American Housing in 19th Century DC)
On Tuesday, February 12, the Overbeck History Project welcomes the noted folklife historian John M. Vlach, who will share findings from his recent studies of African American housing in 19th century DC, offering a visual survey slave quarters, alley dwellings and other residences. This is a return...
2003_DC_Vlach_0304086Capitol Hill History Project -- John Vlach (Capitol Hill Before L'Enfant)
This was an interesting discussion entitled "Capitol Hill Before L'Enfant" about how Washington DC was founded including the various families whose holdings formed the core of the city. I'd never really understood how it worked but basically the farmers agreed to give up farming and become real estate...
2009_DC_Wennerstein_09041450Capitol Hill History Project -- John Wennersten and Robert Pohl ("Abraham Lincoln and the end of Slavery in the District of Columbia")
The Overbeck History Project continues its Lincoln bicentennial theme with a lecture by Capitol Hill historians John R. Wennersten and Robert Pohl on the end of slavery in Washington, DC. Emancipation in the District came on April 16, 1862, nine months prior to the general Emancipation Proclamation,...
2005_DC_Browne_0509136Capitol Hill History Project -- Joseph Browne (Adolf Cluss)
A friend and follower of Karl Marx in his native Germany, Adolf Cluss arrived on Capitol Hill with grand ideas for reforming society and becoming a major architect. He eventually cooled on Communism, but succeeded spectacularly as a designer of some of Washington’s most distinctive landmarks, including...
2011_DC_Smith_11030827Capitol Hill History Project -- Kathryn Schneider Smith ("Washington at Home")
On Tuesday, March 8, Kathryn Schneider Smith will present an Overbeck History Lecture based on the completely updated second edition of her book Washington at Home: An Illustrated History of Neighborhoods in the Nation's Capital.
Using Capitol Hill as a starting point, Smith will explore how DC became...
2014_DC_Wharton_14091660Capitol Hill History Project -- Kira Wharton ("History of the US Marine Band")
A History of the U.S. Marine Band
On Tuesday, September 16, the U.S. Marine Band's historian, Gunnery Sergeant Kira Wharton, will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture on the renowned band's origins at the end of the 18th century and its long and colorful history in the Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Known...
2014_DC_Anderson_14020482Capitol Hill History Project -- Leslie Anderson ("Who Was Michael Shiner?")
Reserve Now for February 4 Overbeck Lecture: Who Was Michael Shiner?
On Tuesday, February 4, Leslie Anderson will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture on the remarkable life of Michael Shiner, a freed slave who worked at the Washington Navy Yard, rose to prominence in the Capitol Hill community, and...
2006_DC_Janke_0602073Capitol Hill History Project -- Lucinda Janke (Breweries of Capitol Hill)
“The Breweries of Capitol Hill”: Not a trace of them remains today, but in the late 19th century Capitol Hill boasted two of Washington’s largest breweries, complete with beer gardens and brass bands. Please join us on Tuesday, February 7, for our next Overbeck History Lecture, as we figuratively raise...
2013_DC_Murray_13110565Capitol Hill History Project -- Martin Murray ("Walt Whitman")
On Tuesday evening, November 5, the Overbeck History Lecture Series will explore Walt Whitman's immersion in the life of his adopted city, Washington, DC, during the Civil War and the following decade. Whitman scholar Martin G. Murray will discuss the poet's many roles here, sharing visual images and...
2007_DC_Canning_07041010Capitol Hill History Project -- Mike Canning ("Hollywood on the Potomac")
On Tuesday evening, April 10, Hill Rag film critic Michael Canning will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture on the strange, ill-informed and occasionally accurate ways that Hollywood moviemakers have depicted Washington, DC. With clips from films spanning most of the twentieth century, Canning will...
2013_DC_Canning_13020564Capitol Hill History Project -- Mike Canning ("Hollywood on the Potomac")
On Tuesday evening, February 5, Hill Rag film critic Mike Canning will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture based on his new book Hollywood on the Potomac: How the Movies View Washington, DC.

Canning has long been fascinated by the ways that moviemakers have depicted our nation's capital. With clips...
2014_DC_No_Vote_14111762Capitol Hill History Project -- Nelson Rimensnyder ("Why DC Has No Vote in Congress")
Overbeck Lecture: Why DC Has No Vote in Congress
Among all the capital cities of all the democracies in the world, only Washington, DC has no voting representation in its national legislature. How did this happen? And why, after two centuries of trying to rectify the problem, do citizens here still...
2002_DC_Smith_02111221Capitol Hill History Project -- Sam and Kathryn Smith
This session of the CHHP was a lively discussion by Sam and Kathy Smith, who've been activists on the Hill for years. They discussed life on the Hill from the 1960's forward. Sam was the editor of the Capital East Gazette, a founder of the DC Statehood Party, and the national Green Party. (As John...
2008_DC_Berg_08090931Capitol Hill History Project -- Scott W. Berg ("L'Enfant's Grand Avenues")
Overbeck Lecture: L’Enfant’s Grand Avenues: The Overbeck History Lecture Series resumes with a new look at the French visionary who designed Washington, DC. Pierre L’Enfant’s critical role in the creation of the federal city will be examined by George Mason University writer and teacher Scott W. Berg at...
2014_DC_Grant_14040886Capitol Hill History Project -- Stephen H. Grant ("Collecting Shakespeare")
On Tuesday, April 8, Stephen H. Grant will deliver an Overbeck History Lecture on the lives of Henry and Emily Folger, who amassed the world's greatest collection Shakespeare treasurers, including 82 First Folios, and built a library on Capitol Hill to house them.
Based on his new book Collecting...
2012_DC_Boasberg_121120109Capitol Hill History Project -- Tersh Boasberg (experiences as head of DHPRB)
Longtime champion of DC historic preservation Tersh Boasberg will deliver our next Overbeck History Lecture on the evening of Tuesday, November 20, reflecting on his experience as chairman of the District's Historic Preservation Review Board, the DC Zoning Commission, and other leadership roles. A noted...
2004_DC_Kelly_04041311Capitol Hill History Project -- Tom Kelly (Sights and Sounds from the 1930s)
Capitol Hill native and longtime journalist Tom Kelly, who is currently writing his memoirs, described sights, sounds and characters from his childhood here in the Jazz Age and the Great Depression. Tom Kelly's first newspaper job was as a copy boy at the Washington Post in 1939. After serving in the...
2004_DC_CHRS_04061631Capitol Hill Restoration Society -- Architect of the Capitol
Alan Hantman, the Architect of the Capitol (AOC), and Beverly Wood presented their plans for a study to replace the 25-year-old master plan for the Capitol. The Capitol Hill Restoration Society, a citizen's group, heard the plans for the study and then asked a number of questions about how the study...
2018_DC_Riverfront_Rev_18041971Capitol Riverfront Speaker Series: River Revitalization @ Earth Conservation Corps Pump House
Capitol Riverfront Speaker Series: River Revitalization
by Capitol Riverfront BID
2018 marks the "Year of the Anacostia," an invitation to celebrate the Anacostia River and its nearby communities, to honor its history, and to envision its future. The river serves as a valuable asset to the Capitol...
2023_DC_Carnegie_Lib_HF27Carnegie Library of Washington, DC -- Hall of Fame Stars
2019_DC_Cato_Art_Messenger161Cato Institute -- Exhibit: Freedom: Art as the Messenger
Freedom: Art as the Messenger
April 11 - June 14, 2019
Freedom means something different to every person, yet its value is a common bond between Americans. In these polarized times, Freedom: Art as the Messenger aims to provide a unifying platform of civility and creativity. Artists from across the...
2019_DC_Art_MessengerO_19041178Cato Institute -- Opening Reception: Freedom: Art as the Messenger
Freedom: Art as the Messenger - Opening Reception
Freedom means something different to every person, yet its value is a common bond between Americans. In these polarized times, Freedom: Art as the Messenger aims to provide a unifying platform of civility and creativity. Artists from across the country...
2014_DC_Cato_Surveil_141212147Cato Institute -- "2014 Cato Institute Surveillance Conference"
The 2014 Cato Institute Surveillance Conference
Never in human history have people been more connected than they are today — nor have they been more thoroughly monitored. Over the past year, the disclosures spurred by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden have drawn public attention...
2007_DC_CatALA_07062435Cato Institute -- "ALA Reception" (w/PJ O'Rourke, David Boaz, Michael Tanner, Brink Lindsey, and Jim Harper)
This book event was tied into the ALA conference. It was a nice evening of free food, spirits, and books. Speakers were:
* P.J. O'Rourke ("On The Wealth of Nations"),
* David Boaz ("Libertarianism: A Primer"),
* Michael D. Tanner ("Leviathan on the Right: How Big Government Conservatism Brought...
2023_DC_Kingdoms_23091427Cato Institute -- "All the Kingdoms of the World: On Radical Religious Alternatives to Liberalism"
All the Kingdoms of the World: On Radical Religious Alternatives to Liberalism
Published By Oxford University Press * 2023
In the past few years, a new intellectual trend has appeared among America’s Christian conservatives: “post-liberalism.” Its pioneers include a handful of Catholic scholars called...
2016_DC_Blood_Oil_16011348Cato Institute -- "Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World" (w/Leif Wenar)
Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World:
The benefits from international trade have been huge. However, because of a deep flaw in global markets for natural resources like oil, consumers are forced to enrich repressive governments and armed groups overseas when paying at the...
2023_DC_40Cities_23100273Cato Institute -- "Centers of Progress: 40 Cities That Changed the World" (w/Chelsea Follett)
Centers of Progress: 40 Cities That Changed the World
Book Forum
There is no question that certain places, at certain times in history, have contributed disproportionately toward making the world a better place. In this book forum, Chelsea Follett will discuss her debut book that tells the story of 40...
2012_DC_Cato_Clash_12051128Cato Institute -- "Clash of Economic Ideas" (w/Lawrence White, Sylvia Nasar, and James Dorn)
The Clash of Economic Ideas (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
The last 100 years have seen dramatic experiments in economic policy, from the Bolshevik Revolution to the World Trade Organization. All the while government's role in the economy has steadily grown. The recent global housing bubble and its...
2018_DC_Coercive_18101834Cato Institute -- "Coercive Plea Bargaining" (w/Clark Neily, Somil Trivedi, Bonnie Hoffman, and Scott Hechinger)
Coercive Plea Bargaining
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has observed that “criminal justice today is for the most part a system of pleas, not a system of trials.”
Although nowhere mentioned in the text of the Constitution, plea bargaining has become the default mechanism for resolving criminal...
2006_DC_CatCG_06080114Cato Institute -- "Comprehensive Immigration Reform for a Growing Economy" (w/Carlos Gutierrez)
Comprehensive Immigration Reform for a Growing Economy: Policy Forum: Featuring The Hon. Carlos Gutierrez, Secretary of Commerce.

In January 2004, President Bush called upon Congress to enact comprehensive immigration reform that would secure our borders, meet our economic needs, and uphold our best...
2015_DC_Deceit_15120828Cato Institute -- "Deceit on the Road to War" (w/John Schuessler, etc)
Deceit on the Road to War: Presidents, Politics, and American Democracy
Liberal democracy improves foreign policy. That, at least, is the view of most political scientists and the idea behind the U.S. Constitution’s assignment of war powers to both executive and legislative branches. The need for...
2023_DC_Declassification_23092642Cato Institute -- "Declassification Engine" (w/Matthew Connelly)
The Declassification Engine: What History Reveals About America's Top Secrets
The American national security state -- and its accumulated millions of pages of classified records -- has become a fixture of our political, social, and cultural life. Yet prior to World War I, the United States had no...
2006_DC_CatNE_06090722Cato Institute -- "Design for a New Europe" (w/John Gillingham and John Bruton)
"Design for a New Europe" (Cambridge University Press, 2006).
The European Union appears to be in trouble. The rise of economic nationalism among member states has thrown the Lisbon Agenda’s goal of European economic revival into disarray, and Europe’s trade protectionism has contributed to the...
2006_DC_CatEI_06101912Cato Institute -- "End of Iraq" (w/Peter Galbraith and Marina Ottaway)
The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created a War without End (Simon & Schuster, 2006)
Author Peter W. Galbraith offers a stinging criticism of the Bush administration’s abortive nation-building policies in Iraq. Galbraith argues that it would have been nearly impossible to ever develop Iraq...
2007_DC_CatKLA_07030918Cato Institute -- "Facing a Challenge" (w/Václav Klaus)
Facing a Challenge of the Current Era: Environmentalism: Featuring Václav Klaus, President of the Czech Republic.
President Václav Klaus of the Czech Republic, one of the leading market reformers of the post socialist era, will be speaking at the Cato Institute about contemporary environmental issues...
2006_DC_CatFA_06101813Cato Institute -- "Foreign Aid and the Weakening of Democratic Accountability in Uganda" (w/Andrew Mwenda)
Foreign Aid and the Weakening of Democratic Accountability in Uganda
The international aid lobby claims that increased foreign aid will help to solve Africa’s problems. But, as the case of Uganda shows, foreign aid can exacerbate those problems. Foreign aid, Andrew Mwenda writes in a recent Cato study,...
2007_DC_CATFF_07042622Cato Institute -- "Freeing the Farm" (w/Clayton Yeutter and David Orden)
Freeing the Farm: A Farm Bill for All Americans: Policy Forum.
The 2007 farm bill will be written at a crucial time. Budgetary pressures, the foundering Doha Round of trade negotiations, and record-high prices for many commodities all point to the need for serious reform of U.S. agricultural policy....
2023_DC_Gonzalez_23030242Cato Institute -- "Gonzalez v. Google at the Supreme Court" (w/panel)
Gonzalez v. Google at the Supreme Court
Join the conversation on Twitter using #CatoTechnology. Follow @CatoEvents on Twitter to get future event updates, live streams, and videos from the Cato Institute.
Featuring:
* Thomas A. Berry, Research Fellow, Robert A. Levy Center for Constitutional...
2023_11_02B_CByProxy9Cato Institute -- "Government Censorship by Proxy" (w/Andrew M. Grossman and David Inserra)
Government Censorship by Proxy
During the pandemic, governments placed significant public and private pressure on social media companies to remove speech protected by the First Amendment, blurring the line between acceptable government speech and unconstitutional censorship by proxy. Concerns about...
2006_DC_CatNeg_06092016Cato Institute -- "In Defense of Negativity" (w/John Geer and Jeremy Mayer)
In Defense of Negativity: Attack Ads in Presidential Campaigns"
Americans think negative campaign ads undermine elections and even democratic government itself. But John G. Geer argues that when political candidates attack each other, raising doubts about each other’s views and qualifications,...
2007_DC_CATIPS_0705109Cato Institute -- "Invasion of the Party Snatchers" (w/Vic Gold)
"Invasion of the Party Snatchers: How the Holy-Rollers and the Neo-Cons Destroyed the GOP"), Featuring the author Victor Gold.

Vic Gold was deputy press secretary for Barry Goldwater's 1964 presidential campaign, which launched the conservative revolution in the Republican Party. He went on to...
2023_11_07B_Liar42Cato Institute -- "Liar in a Crowded Theater" (w/Jeff Kosseff, Catherine J. Ross, Will Duffield, and Jennifer Huddleston)
Liar in a Crowded Theater
Published By Johns Hopkins University Press • 2023
Featuring:
* Jeff Kosseff, Associate Professor of Cybersecurity Law, United States Naval Academy
* Catherine J. Ross, Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
* Will Duffield, Adjunct...
2018_DC_ORourke_18090626Cato Institute -- "None of My Business" (w/P.J. O'Rourke)
None of My Business: P.J. Explains Money, Banking, Debt, Equity, Assets, Liabilities, and Why He’s Not Rich and Neither Are You
P. J. O’Rourke, America’s leading political satirist and Cato H. L. Mencken Research Fellow, has been dubbed “the funniest writer in America” by the Wall Street Journal. In...
2007_DC_CATPJO_07010924Cato Institute -- "On the Wealth of Nations" (w/P.J. O'Rourke)
P.J. O’Rourke will give a modern-day spin on The Wealth of Nations and Adam Smith’s revolutionary theories on liberty: pursuit of self-interest, division of labor, and freedom of trade. Employing Smith’s insights, P. J. will tackle such present day topics as outsourcing, blogs, central banks, and...
2019_DC_Open_Borders_191104101Cato Institute -- "Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration" (w/Bryan Caplan and Zach Weinersmith)
Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration
Featuring the authors Bryan Caplan, Professor of Economics at George Mason University; blogger, EconLog; and Zach Weinersmith, Illustrator, Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal comic strip; New York Times bestselling author, with comments by Tim Kane, JP...
2006_DC_CatBlo_06121326Cato Institute -- "Overblown: How Politicians etc Inflate National Security Threats" (w/John Mueller and James Gilmore III)
Overblown: How Politicians and the Terrorism Industry Inflate National Security Threats, and Why We Believe Them
Featuring:
* John Mueller, Woody Hayes Chair of National Security Studies, Ohio State University;
* James S. Gilmore, III, Former Governor of Virginia and Chair of the Advisory Panel...
2023_DC_Pinball_23060165Cato Institute -- "Pinball: The Man Who Saved the Game" (w/Austin and Meredith Bragg)
Pinball: The Man Who Saved the Game
Please join us at the Cato Institute’s newly renovated, state-of-the-art F. A. Hayek Auditorium for a reception and screening of the award-winning feature film Pinball: The Man Who Saved the Game followed by a Q&A session with the film’s directors, Austin and...
2006_DC_CatAgr_06083122Cato Institute -- "Prospects for Reform of U.S. Agricultural Policy" (w/Mike Johanns, Cal Dooley, and Robert Thompson)
Prospects for Reform of U.S. Agricultural Policy –With or without Doha
In the next six to nine months, a new farm bill will be written in the United States. The World Trade Organization's Doha Development Agenda negotiations were an oft-cited reason for reforming U.S. agricultural policy. Now that...
2019_DC_Scientocracy_19121739Cato Institute -- "Scientocracy" (w/Patrick J. Michaels, Terence Kealey, Holden Thorp)
Scientocracy: The Tangled Web of Public Science and Public Policy
Science has long been the key to objective knowledge. Some of that knowledge, such as information about nutrition, climate change, hydrology, geology, and ecology, influences our daily decisions. Science also informs governments that...
2023_DC_Korea70th_23071948Cato Institute -- "Thawing a Frozen Conflict: The Korean War Armistice at 70 Years"
Thawing a Frozen Conflict: The Korean War Armistice at 70 Years
 Policy Forum
On July 27, 1953, an armistice took effect, pausing the Korean War. Although much has changed over the last 70 years—North Korea becoming a nuclear state, South Korea becoming a democracy and major economic power, and China...
2017_DC_Transit_17102535Cato Institute -- "The Future of Public Transit"
The Future of Public Transit
The nation’s public transit industry faces some of its greatest challenges: ridership has been declining; infrastructure is deteriorating; rivals such as Uber and Lyft are taking transit customers. Does transit have a future? Yes, says Art Guzzetti: transit is a vital part...
2023_DC_Iraq_War_230316105Cato Institute -- "The Iraq War at 20 Years" (w/panels including Sen. Tim Kaine)
The Iraq War at 20 Years
On March 20th, 2003, the United States and an allied coalition launched a bombing campaign against Iraq and began the Iraq War to overthrow Saddam Hussein. A protracted campaign led to U.S. occupation and nation–​building long after the fall and capture of Hussein. Twenty years...
2014_DC_Tyranny_14111348Cato Institute -- "The Tyranny of Silence" (w/Flemming Rose and Jonathan Rauch)
The Tyranny of Silence (Cato Institute Press, 2014)
Journalists face constant intimidation. Whether it takes the extreme form of beheadings, death threats, government censorship or simply political correctness—it casts a shadow over their ability to tell a story.
No one knows this better than Flemming...
2019_DC_3Languages_19092327Cato Institute -- "Three Languages of Politics" (w/Arnold Kling)
The Three Languages of Politics
When it was first released in 2013, Arnold Kling’s The Three Languages of Politics was a prescient exploration of political communication, detailing the “three tribal coalitions” that make up America’s political landscape. Progressives, conservatives, and libertarians,...
2007_DC_CATTPA_07061811Cato Institute -- "Trade Promotion Authority, RIP?" (w/Dooley, Cal)
Capitol Hill Briefing.
Every U.S. president since 1974 has been granted authority by Congress to negotiate agreements with other nations to expand trade. At the end of June, the Bush administration¦s ability to negotiate such agreements and submit them to Congress for an up-or-down vote, known as Trade...
2018_DC_Trump_DoctrineBS_18013021Cato Institute -- "Trump Doctrine at One Year" -- Breakout Session: The Greater Middle East and the War on Terror
The Trump Doctrine at One Year
A year into President Trump’s term, what can we say about the Trump Doctrine? As a candidate, Trump promised dramatic changes for American foreign policy. As president, many would agree he has delivered on that promise. In just one year, Trump withdrew from the...
2018_DC_Trump_DoctrineGS_18013048Cato Institute -- "Trump Doctrine at One Year" -- General Session
The Trump Doctrine at One Year
A year into President Trump’s term, what can we say about the Trump Doctrine? As a candidate, Trump promised dramatic changes for American foreign policy. As president, many would agree he has delivered on that promise. In just one year, Trump withdrew from the...
2019_DC_2Roads_19042443Cato Institute -- "Two Roads to War: How (and Why) America and Britain Decided to Invade Iraq" (w/Patrick Porter, Michael Mazarr, etc)
Two Roads to War: How (and Why) America and Britain Decided to Invade Iraq
The disastrous choice to use force to remove Saddam Hussein from power did enormous damage to the wealth, well-being, and reputations of the United States and Great Britain. To this day, the hangover of the Iraq war looms large...
2006_DC_CatMCI_06110214Cato Institute -- "U.S. Military and Counterinsurgency" (w/Jeffrey Record, Thomas Ricks, and Conrad Crane)
The U.S. Military and Counterinsurgency: What We Have Learned in Iraq and Afghanistan
America’s conventional military supremacy has failed to deliver decisive results against irregular forces employing unconventional military tactics. The U.S. military learned some useful counterinsurgency lessons in...
2006_DC_CatWOT_06090826Cato Institute -- "War on Terrorism Five Years after 9/11" (w/Robert Pape, Rand Beers, Andrew Kohut, Flynt Leverett, and Dana Priest)
The Cato Institute had a Policy Forum on "The War on Terrorism Five Years after 9/11".
The horrific events of September 11, 2001, dramatically demonstrated the threat posed by suicide terrorism. With the precipitous rise of suicide attacks against democracies, particularly in the five years since...
2016_DC_Tea_Party_16031027Cato Institute -- "Whatever Happened to the Tea Party?"
#CatoConnects: Whatever Happened to the Tea Party?
Libertarians and conservatives held high hopes for a return to limited, constitutional government and fiscal responsibility with the arrival of the Tea Party movement in 2008 and 2009. Today, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are making credible runs for...
2017_DC_Free_Speech_17020330Cato Institute -- "Will President Trump Threaten Free Speech?" (w/Flemming Rose, Robert Corn_Revere, and Francis H. Buckley)
Will President Trump Threaten Free Speech?
During the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump promised to “open up” libel laws to make it easier to sue news organizations. He also criticized political donors for fostering corruption and misrule. Later, as president-elect, Trump criticized First...
2023_DC_CAMDC_Student14Chinese American Museum DC -- Exhibit: 2022 Student Art Competition
2022 Student Art Competition
This exhibition showcases 12 selected winning pieces from our 2022 student art competition. With the theme “Our Environment: 25 Years Later,” over 300 students from U.S., Hong Kong, Taiwan, and mainland China participated in the competition, each presenting their own...
2023_DC_CAMDC_Bruce_Lee78Chinese American Museum DC -- Exhibit: Bruce Lee: American Son and International Icon
Bruce Lee: American Son and International Icon
Open July 20, 2023
A new exhibit commemorates the cultural superstar on the 50th anniversary of his passing revealing both his Hollywood qualities and his sensitivities as an artist, philosopher and family man. On display are rarely seen images, personal...
2023_DC_CAMDC_Qipao54Chinese American Museum DC -- Exhibit: Fashioning Identity in Qipao: The Image of Modern Women
Fashioning Identity in Qipao: The Image of Modern Women
June 17, 2023
Qipao 旗袍 was the quintessential dress for Chinese women in the Republic Era (1912-1949). Its origin and history are closely intertwined with women’s quest for equality and independence during China’s rapid modernization and...
2023_DC_CAMDC_Taoism42Chinese American Museum DC -- Exhibit: Taoism: Pursuing Harmony Between Human And Nature
Taoism: Pursuing Harmony Between Human And Nature
Taoism or Daoism is a religion and philosophy that has shaped Chinese values, daily life, and spirituality for thousands of years. Like other major Chinese religions such as Confucianism and Buddhism, the doctrines and ethics of Taoism are not...
2023_DC_CAMDC_Corky79Chinese American Museum DC -- Exhibit: Thank You, Corky Lee
Thank You, Corky Lee: The Unofficial Photographer Laureate of Asian Americans
Open July 20, 2023 - January 26, 2024
Many people knew the late activist-photographer, Corky Lee, as someone who took candid photographs of Asian communities. Look deeper to see that he created an authentic space for Asian...
2023_DC_CAMDC_Mao37Chinese American Museum DC -- Exhibit: Traditional And Contemporary: Bertrand Mao And Lin-Lin Mao
Traditional And Contemporary: Bertrand Mao And Lin-Lin Mao
Bertrand Mao was born in 1932 in Jiangsu Province, China. He served as a government official in the line of education and cultural affairs. He has practiced as a lifetime hobby in Chinese calligraphy and traditional landscape painting. After...
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_Din_150717100Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Dinner
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_Etc_15071716Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Et cetera
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_EH_15071729Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Explore History!
Explore History! Discover how NMAH can bring history alive in your classroom.
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_OS_15071762Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Objects Out of Storage
Objects Out of Storage; Learn more about our Military and Photographic History collections. Presented by the NMAH curatorial staff.
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_OT_15071724Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Opening Talk
Opening Talk: Remarks from the CWT and NMAH.
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_PF_15071731Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Price of Freedom
Price of Freedom: Explore the Exhibition.
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_Th_15071733Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- Theater
When history comes to life
By NMAH, March 24, 2009

Like many of you, I love the idea of inanimate objects having a secret life. The people leave, the lights go out, the door closes and then— magic, stuffed animals, toy cowboys, and Teddy Roosevelt come to life. Hollywood is particularly good at...
2015_DC_CWT_Teachers_WW2_15071741Civil War Teacher Institute (2015) in Washington DC -- World War II Memorial tour
w/James Percoco
2015_DC_CBMSO_Tour_1510319Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Group tour w/Garrett Peck
Garrett Peck was leading a group through.
2019_DC_CBMSO_Waddell_19031635Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Meet the Artist – Peter Waddell
Meet the Artist – Peter Waddell
Tour the Missing Soldiers Office and learn about the inspiration behind the mural from award winning artist Peter Waddell
Join us on March 16, 2019 at 1 PM at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office to hear artist Peter Waddell discuss his work on a new mural detailing...
2012_DC_CBMSO_Opening_12041277Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Opening Preview
You are invited to a special preview of the Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office on April 12th. The April 12th event will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the passing of Clara Barton and will recognize the official partnership between the National Museum of Civil War Medicine and the General...
2019_DC_CBMSO_Waddell_19011926Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Peter Waddelll mural talk
Join us on January 19, 2019 at 1 PM at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office to hear artist Peter Waddell discuss his work on a new mural detailing Barton’s life during the Civil War era. The talk will begin at 1 PM in the first floor visitor center at the Missing Soldiers Office. This is a...
2018_DC_CBMSO_Tour_18111777Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Richard Lyons tours
Discovering Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office
Tour Clara Barton’s boardinghouse home and office with the man who saved it from destruction.
More than 20 years ago, Richard Lyons was on a routine inspection when he discovered a trove of 19th century artifacts tucked away in the attic of an old...
2010_DC_CBMSO_Tour_1011047Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Tour
After the tour of the new National Archives Discovering the Civil War Part 2 exhibit, those who wanted to could board buses and go to a tourism event at the Willard. The bus, provided by Cultural Tourism DC, stopped at Clara Barton's Missing Soldiers Office for a tour. Orientation on the bus was...
2014_DC_CBMSO_Tour_14022864Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Event: Tour w/Civil War Trust
2010_DC_CBMSO_Placards3Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards
2012_DC_CBMSO_Placards6Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards
2014_DC_CBMSO_Placards40Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards
2015_DC_CBMSO_Placards60Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards
2018_DC_CBMSO_Placards9Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards
2022_DC_CBMSO_Placards53Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: Standard Placards
2014_DC_CBMSO_Doorsteps21Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: War on Our Doorsteps
Special Exhibition – “War on Our Doorsteps”
When Alexander Gardner’s stunning photographs of the Antietam battlefield were publicly displayed in 1862, they changed how Americans saw war forever. For a limited time, you can relive that sobering exhibition at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers...
2018_DC_CBMSO_Doorsteps43Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Exhibit: War on Our Doorsteps
Special Exhibition – “War on Our Doorsteps”
When Alexander Gardner’s stunning photographs of the Antietam battlefield were publicly displayed in 1862, they changed how Americans saw war forever. For a limited time, you can relive that sobering exhibition at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers...
2018_DC_CBMSO_PW94Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Peter Waddell Mural
Several visits including one during which Peter Waddell was working on the piece.
2019_DC_CBMSO_PW94Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Peter Waddell Mural
2022_DC_CBMSO_PW5Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office -- Peter Waddell Mural
2018_DC_Wennersten_180615324Commander Stewart Wennersten Retirement @ US Navy Yard
Captain Troy E. Mong, Commanding Officer, NROTC Maryland Consortium, Requests the pleasure of your company for a ceremony honoring
Commander Stewart M. Wennersten
on the occasion of his retirement from the United States Navy.
1996_DC_JLeno_9610016Crown Books -- Jay Leno
2019_DC_Risch_1911127CSIS -- A Conversation with Chairman Risch
The U.S., China, and Europe: A Conversation with Chairman Risch
Featuring:
* The Honorable James Risch, Chairman, Senate Foreign Relations Committee
CSIS is pleased to welcome the Honorable James Risch (R-ID), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, for a discussion on China’s growing...
2019_DC_Ghani_19111561CSIS -- A Conversation with First Lady of Afghanistan Rula Ghani
The Project on Prosperity and Development cordially invites you to:
A Conversation with First Lady of Afghanistan Rula Ghani
Featuring
* H.E. Rula Ghani, First Lady of Afghanistan
Moderated by:
* Earl Anthony Wayne, Senior Adviser (Non-Resident), CSIS
Please join us on November 15th for an...
2019_DC_Tarre_19012957CSIS -- A Conversation with Venezuela's New Special Representative to the OAS, Gustavo Tarre
A Conversation with Venezuela's New Special Representative to the OAS, Gustavo Tarre
Please join the CSIS Americas Program for a public conversation with Dr. Gustavo Tarre, the Venezuelan Special Representative to the OAS, appointed just last week by the Interim President of Venezuela, Juan Guaidó....
2019_DC_Duckworth_19050638CSIS -- A Conversation With:Senator Tammy Duckworth
The CSIS Middle East Program Invites You To A Conversation With:
Senator Tammy Duckworth
U.S. Senator for Illinois, Combat Veteran and Retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel
on
United States and Iraq: Going Forward
Dr. Jon Alterman will discuss the current U.S. strategy in Iraq with Senator...
2017_DC_Albright_17013023CSIS -- America's Place in the World (w/Madeleine Albright)
The Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative cordially invites you to America's Place in the World
A conversation with Madeleine Albright, Former Secretary of State
Moderated by Nina Easton, Senior Associate, CSIS, Chair, Fortune Most Powerful Women International, Co-Chair, Fortune Global Forum
Introduced...
2019_DC_Dahinden_19070235CSIS -- An Exit Interview with Ambassador Martin Dahinden
Diplomacy, Development, and Partnerships: An Exit Interview with Ambassador Martin Dahinden
Please join us for an exit interview with Ambassador Martin Dahinden to hear more about his career in diplomacy and development before he completes his service as the Ambassador of Switzerland to the United...
2017_DC_Schieffer_17102459CSIS -- Book Launch: Bob Schieffer's "Overload: Finding the Truth in Today's Deluge of News" (w/H. Andrew Schwartz)
CSIS cordially invites you to Schieffer Series: Bob Schieffer's Book Party for the new book Overload: Finding the Truth in Today's Deluge of News
A discussion with author Bob Schieffer and H. Andrew Schwartz
Moderated by John J. Hamre
2018_DC_Mearsheimer_18101756CSIS -- Book Launch: John Mearsheimer's "The Great Delusion" (w/Seth Jones, and Charles Glaser)
CSIS hosts Book Launch: The Great Delusion
The CSIS Transnational Threats Project cordially invites you to a book launch event for John J. Mearsheimer’s newly released The Great Delusion: Liberal Dreams and International Realities (Yale University Press).
Featuring:
* John J. Mearsheimer, R. Wendell...
2018_DC_Abrahms_18120546CSIS -- Book Launch: Max Abrahms' "Rules for Rebels"
Book Launch: Rules for Rebels: The Science of Victory in Militant History
The CSIS Transnational Threats Project cordially invites you to a book launch event for Dr. Max Abrahm's newly released Rules for Rebels: The Science of Victory in Militant History (Oxford University Press).
Moderated by Seth...
2024_02_08A1_Walesa75CSIS -- Continued Need for Support to Ukraine: A Conversation with Former President of Poland Lech Walesa
The Continued Need for Support to Ukraine: A Conversation with Former President of Poland Lech Walesa
Brought to you by Project on Prosperity and Development
Please join the CSIS Project on Prosperity and Development to welcome former president of Poland Lech Walesa as he delivers keynote remarks... (Partially reviewed)
2018_DC_Disinformation_18091045CSIS -- Countering Disinformation: Interdisciplinary Lessons for Policymakers
Countering Disinformation: Interdisciplinary Lessons for Policymakers
With the growth of social media, disinformation has become an increasingly potent political tool. State and non-state actors from various countries, among them Russia and China, have become adept at manufacturing and spreading...
2017_DC_Lagarde_17030757CSIS -- Economic Imperative of Empowering Women (w/Christine Lagarde)
The Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative cordially invites you to
The Economic Imperative of Empowering Women
A conversation with Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF
Moderated by Nina Easton, Senior Associate, CSIS, Chair, Fortune Most Powerful Women International, Co-Chair, Fortune Global...
2016_DC_Pritzker_16121540CSIS -- Free Trade, Innovation, Technology and Jobs (w/Penny Pritzker)
The Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative cordially invites you to
Free Trade, Innovation, Technology, and Jobs
A conversation with Penny Pritzker, U.S. Secretary of Commerce
Moderated by Nina Easton, Senior Associate, CSIS, Chair, Fortune Most Powerful Women International, Co-Chair, Fortune Global...
2019_DC_Defense_Budget_19013128CSIS -- Masterpiece or Misfire? What to Expect in the FY 2020 Defense Budget Request
Masterpiece or Misfire? What to Expect in the FY 2020 Defense Budget Request
Please join the CSIS International Security Program on Thursday, January 31, for a panel previewing the release of the Trump administration's FY 2020 defense budget request. CSIS experts Todd Harrison, Kathleen H. Hicks,...
2016_DC_Reconnecting_16102581CSIS -- Reconnecting Asia (w/Zbigniew K. Brzezinski)
The CSIS Brzezinski Institute on Geostrategy and Simon Chair in Political Economy are pleased to announce the launch of a major new initiative: Reconnecting Asia
A geoeconomic contest is underway to shape Asia’s future. Regional powers are putting forward ambitious plans for building roads, railways,...
2019_DC_Iran_19092471CSIS -- Schieffer Series: The Iran Situation
Schieffer Series: The Iran Situation
Please join us for this season's first installment of the Schieffer Series, "The Iran Situation." In the wake of the investigations into the bombings of Saudi Arabian oil facilities last week, tensions have heightened between the United States, Saudi Arabia, and...
2019_DC_Syria_19012369CSIS -- Schieffer Series: The U.S. Withdraws: Syria and Afghanistan
Schieffer Series: The U.S. Withdraws: Syria and Afghanistan
Please join us for the next installment of the Schieffer Series, The U.S. Withdraws: Syria and Afghanistan. The Trump administration’s decision to pull U.S. troops from Syria and Afghanistan and the subsequent resignation of U.S. Secretary of...
2019_DC_Afghan_Future_19092049CSIS -- The Future of Afghanistan - Maintaining Peace (If it Comes)
The Future of Afghanistan - Maintaining Peace (If it Comes)
Peace talks with the Taliban have dominated recent headlines. If a peace agreement is ever reached, it is worth looking to the future to see how that peace can be maintained and strengthened.
What would come next from economic development and...
2019_DC_Afghanistan_19022761CSIS -- The Future Of U.S. Policy In Afghanistan
The future of U.S. policy in Afghanistan
For over 17 years, the United States has expended considerable blood and treasure to deny safe haven to extremist groups in Afghanistan. Despite this, the Afghan government struggles to assert its authority over the entirety of the country’s territory, while the...
2019_DC_Cooling_190514186CSIS -- The Global Cooling Prize
The Global Cooling Prize
A global competition to develop breakthrough residential cooling technology
The CSIS Energy & National Security Program, Rocky Mountain Institute, Conservation X Labs, and the Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development are pleased to invite you to the U.S. launch of...
2019_DC_Higher_Road_19042352CSIS -- The Higher Road: Forging a U.S. Strategy for the Global Infrastructure Challenge
The Higher Road: Forging a U.S. Strategy for the Global Infrastructure Challenge
Over the next 15 years, it is projected that more infrastructure will be built globally than currently exists. Please join the CSIS Reconnecting Asia Project and the Project on Prosperity and Development for the rollout of...
2016_DC_CSIS_USTR_16091267CSIS -- Trade Agreements and American Interests: a Discussion (w/Four Former USTRs)
CSIS cordially invites you to Trade Agreements and American Interests: a Discussion with Four Former USTRs

A discussion with
* William E. Brock, United States Trade Representative (1981-1985)
* Carla A. Hills, United States Trade Representative (1989-1993)
* Susan Schwab, United States Trade...
2020_DC_Fox_20020341CSIS -- UK's Post-Brexit Foreign and Security Policy (w/Liam Fox)
The Lillan and Robert D. Stuart Jr. Center in Euro-Atlantic and Northern European Studies cordially invites you to:
The UK's Post-Brexit Foreign and Security Policy and the Centrality of NATO
Featuring:
* Rt Hon Dr. Liam Fox, Member of Parliament, United Kingdom
Moderated by
* Heather A. Conley,...
2008_DC_Acts_II_08081631Cultural Tourism DC -- Event: Brightwood Heritage Trail Opening Acts II Band
The Emory United Methodist Church's Acts II Band played jazz next to the church as part of the heritage trail opening events.
2008_DC_TrailR_08081670Cultural Tourism DC -- Event: Brightwood Heritage Trail Opening Related Pics
2008_DC_TrailC_08081659Cultural Tourism DC -- Event: Brightwood Heritage Trail Unveiling
This was the opening event for the opening of the Battleground to Community: Brightwood Heritage Trail.
2010_DC_TrailR_1011138Cultural Tourism DC -- Event: Tenleytown Heritage Trail Opening Related Pics
Tour folks at Point Reno as well as at the fire station.
2010_DC_TrailC_10111396Cultural Tourism DC -- Event: Tenleytown Heritage Trail Unveiling
This was an event to dedicate the new "Top of the Town", the Tenleytown Heritage Trail. The event was held at the Fort Reno park.
Speakers, in sequence (more or less), were:
- Music by the Middle C Music Brass Ensemble
- Linda Harper, Executive Director, Cultural Tourism DC
- (Co-Host) Chris...
2010_DC_McDevitt_Tour45Cultural Tourism DC -- James McDevitt Investigates Lincoln’s Assassination
Ford Theatre’s Detective James McDevitt Investigates Lincoln’s Assassination:
Join the reenactment as Detective James McDevitt revisits and reexamines the sites and clues from the investigation into the Lincoln Assassination Conspiracy.
Presented by Cultural Tourism DC member organization Ford’s...
2007_DC_Metro_Tour_07042218Cultural Tourism DC -- Story Behind the Artwork At Metro Stations Tour
Art on Line: The Story Behind the Artwork at Metro Stations: Led by Michael McBride, manager of the WMATA Art in Transit program, this riding and walking tour tells the fascinating stories behind the unique works of art at Metro stations. Hear about the artists who created the murals, sculptures, and...
2008_DC_Peck_Tour_08092014Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Artist G. Byron Peck's Shaw/U Street Murals
Artist G. Byron Peck’s Shaw/U Street Mural Tour:
Take a tour of murals created by prominent DC mural and mosaic artist G. Byron Peck and his associated non-profit, City Arts. Get an eyeful of the landmark mural of Duke Ellington, the Dupont Circle Mural, and the Mayan Mural, all within blocks of each...
2007_DC_U_Tour_0704217Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Before Harlem, There Was U Street
Before Harlem, There Was U Street:
Take a walk along Washington's "Black Broadway" where Duke Ellington grew up and was inspired, and where musical greats such as Cab Calloway and Dizzy Gillespie played into the wee hours of the morning. Here in the shadow of Howard University, African Americans...
2010_DC_Tivoli_Tour_10052317Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Behind-the-Scenes at GALA Theatre in the Historic Tivoli
Behind-the-Scenes at GALA Theatre in the Historic Tivoli
This behind-the-scenes tour of GALA Hispanic Theatre, DC’s premier Latino arts organization, will touch on the history of the old historic Tivoli, including an introduction to the resident theater ghost, the redesign of the theater space by GALA...
2010_DC_CHeights_Tour_10052314Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Boom, Bust, and Boom along the Columbia Heights Heritage Trail
Boom, Bust, and Boom along the Columbia Heights Heritage Trail:
The Columbia Heights Heritage Trail tour will begin and end in the heart of the 14th St. commercial area. We'll look at the boom, bust and boom of one of DC's hottest and most interesting neighborhoods. Covering most of Cultural Tourism...
2010_DC_Mt_Vernon_Tour_10052234Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Exploring the Emerging Mount Vernon Triangle Neighborhood
Exploring the Emerging Mount Vernon Triangle Neighborhood:
Sponsored by 425 Massachusetts Avenue Apartments and Steuart Investment Company
Walk the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood to learn about the history of this once forgotten neighborhood, including its rebirth, new retail, new offices, and new...
2017_DC_Penn_Qtr_Tour_17092012Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Federal Triangle: Planning, Architecture, Art
WTDC - The Federal Triangle: Planning, Architecture, Art
The Federal Triangle was first conceived as an integral component of the 1901 McMillan Commission's plan to extend the L’Enfant Plan and beautify the monumental core of Washington.
Starting with the 1926 Public Buildings Act, the Triangle was...
2009_DC_Twin_Oaks_Tour_09091921Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Historic Tour at Twin Oaks Estate
Historic Tour at Twin Oaks Estate:
Twin Oaks, the largest privately owned estate in Washington DC, was built in 1888 by Gardiner Hubbard, founder of the National Geographic Society. The 26-room house features the early colonial (Georgian) Revival style. From 1937 to 1978, Twin Oaks served as the...
2008_DC_Brookland_Tour_08092014Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: History of Brookland
History of Brookland:
This tour of central Brookland offers insight into the development of this one-time trolley suburb and its rich cultural heritage, including its original main street business area. Discover the work of architects such as John Joseph Early, Howard Mackey, and Hilyard Robinson. See...
2006_DC_Metro_Tour_06042217Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Metro Behind the Scenes
Metro: Behind the Scenes:
As part of Metro's 30th anniversary, participants were taken around to the original Metro stations (the first was Rhode Island Avenue, and we also did Union Station, Judiciary Square, Gallery Place, Metro Center, and Farragut North) by Metro's interim general manager, Dan...
2009_DC_NOMA_Tour_09091946Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: NoMa’s Renaissance: To NPR
NoMa’s Renaissance: To NPR:
This up-and-coming neighborhood north of Union Station is home to landmarks such as Uline Arena, site of the Beatles first North American concert in 1964. The New York Avenue Metro station opened in 2004, igniting the pace of development in NoMa. With lead anchors like...
2013_DC_NOMA_Tour_13100626Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: NoMa: From the Beatles to NPR
NoMa: From the Beatles to NPR
NoMa (the area north of Massachusetts Avenue) is a long-neglected part of DC that is now in the midst of a great renaissance. See where the Beatles played their first U.S. concert, hear the area’s rich history, and learn how the NoMa Metro station sparked the sleek new...
2008_DC_Peirce_MillWT_08042672Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Peirce Mill to Turn Again (interior tour)
Peirce Mill to Turn Again:
Peirce Mill, the last standing mill in the District, is nearing completion of a $1 million restoration program that will enable the 200-year-old mill to grind grain again. A visit to the mill will reveal the fish ladder at the dam that allows herring to migrate upstream for...
2008_DC_St_Elizabeth_Tour_08092024Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: St Elizabeth's East Campus
St. Elizabeth's East Campus Tour - Past, Present, and Future:
Tour historic St. Elizabeth's Hospital, a pioneer in therapeutic techniques in mental health. Opened in 1855, St. E’s has treated over 125,000 patients, including John Hinckley, Jr. Hear redevelopment plans for the campus that include mixed...
2009_DC_DOI_Murals_Tour_0909199Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: U.S. Department of the Interior Murals
U.S. Department of the Interior Murals Tour:
The U.S. Department of the Interior Main Interior Building was designed to be a “symbol of a new day” during the Great Depression. Explore more than 20 New Deal-era murals and learn how this public art project stimulated more than just the economy. Led by...
2023_DC_DOI_Murals_Tour_23092025Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: U.S. Department of the Interior Murals
The History, Art and Architecture of the Stewart Lee Udall DOI Building
Discover the art and architecture that made the Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building a "symbol of a new day" during the Great Depression. Designed by local architect Waddy Butler Wood and completed in 1936, the...
2008_DC_Ft_StevensWT_08042666Cultural Tourism DC -- Walking Tour: Victory at Fort Stevens
Victory at Fort Stevens:
Explore Fort Stevens and its surrounding neighborhood to relive the historical highlights of the moral turning point of the Civil War. Highlights include the spot where Abraham Lincoln stood when he was almost shot by enemy fire and Battleground National Cemetery, the final...
2012_DC_Le_Droit_Tour_1209309Cultural Tourism DC -- Worthy Ambition: LeDroit Park/Bloomingdale Heritage Trail Preview tour
Explore the unique architecture and historical figures of LeDroit Park durning this specail preview of Cultural Tourism DC’s LeDriot Park/Bloomingdale Heritage Trail, which is currently in development. The neighborhood was developed in 1873 as an exclusive white suburban enclave just beyond the...
2002_DC_CWPT_Endangered_02022681CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2002) w/Brian Pohanka
The CWPT announced its list of most endangered battlefields for the year in a conference at the National Press Club. Joining CWPT president James Lighthizer was Civil War author and preservationist Brian Pohanka. The top 10 list this year were the following: ...
2003_DC_CWPT_Endangered_03021132CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2003) w/Ron Maxwell, Stephen Lang, and Jeff Shaara
The third annual Civil War Preservation Trust round-up of the ten most endangered battlefields in the US included three special speakers involved with the movie "Gods and Generals" which premiered in DC the night before. These were Ronald Maxwell (the director), Stephen Lang (who played Stonewall...
2004_DC_CWPT_Endangered_04022429CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2004) w/Jay Winik and Benjamin Franklin Cooling
Speakers included Jay Winik (author of "April 1865: The Month that Saved America"), Benjamin Franklin Cooling, and James Lighthizer (president of the Civil War Preservation Trust). Among the people in the audience was Ed Bearss, the noted Civil War historian and tour leader. The top 10 "America's Most...
2005_DC_CWPT_Endangered_05022428CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2005) w/Darryl Worley
From the official CWPT announcement: The Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) released an investigative report on the status of the nation’s battlefields at a news conference on Thursday, February 24, 2005. The report, entitled "History Under Siege: America’s Endangered Civil War Battlefields",...
2006_DC_CWPT_Endangered_06022848CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2006) w/Ben Stein
The Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) hosted a news conference to announce the most endangered Civil War battlefields of 2006. Speaking at the news conference were Ben Stein (commentator and well-known movie and television personality), Dr. Libby O'Connell (historian of The History Channel), and James...
2007_DC_CWPT_Endangered_07031342CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2007) w/Charlie Wilson and Bob Mrazek
CIVIL WAR PRESERVATION TRUST UNVEILS REPORT ON MOST ENDANGERED BATTLEFIELDS

Former Texas Congressman Charlie Wilson, descendant of Civil War soldier, and Former New York Congressman Bob Mrazek, noted Civil War novelist, join CWPT to announce report

(Washington, D.C.) - An historic West Virginia...
2008_DC_CWPT_Endangered_08031287CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2008) w/Trace Adkins
(Washington, D.C., 2/28/2008) – On Wednesday, March 12, the Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) will host a news conference to announce the most endangered Civil War battlefields of 2008. Joining CWPT at the news conference will be platinum-selling Country Music artist Trace Adkins. Adkins is a lover of...
2009_DC_CWPT_Endangered_090318104CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2009) w/Richard Dreyfuss
RICHARD DREYFUSS JOINS CIVIL WAR PRESERVATION TRUST TO UNVEIL REPORT ON ENDANGERED BATTLEFIELDS

Academy Award-Winning Actor Helps Unveil Report Identifying America’s Most Endangered Battlefields

(Washington, D.C.) A bucolic Maryland battleground threatened by a trash incinerator’s unsightly...
2010_DC_CWPT_Endangered_10051357CWPT's "America's Most Endangered Battlefields" presentation (2010) w/Jeff Shaara
Civil War Preservation Trust Releases Annual Report on Nation's Most Endangered Battlefields

Best-Selling Author Jeff Shaara Joins Trust to Unveil “History Under Siege” Report

(Washington, D.C.) – The iconic Pennsylvania battlefield synonymous with American valor, now facing a second attempt to...
2003_DC_CWPT_Lunch_03031919CWPT -- Lunch @ DC headquarters
2005_DC_CWPT_Green_0505167CWPT -- Press Conference: "Blue, Gray, and Green" (2005)
At a news conference at the National Press Club, the Civil War Preservation Trust (CWPT) unveiled a study on the economic benefits of battlefield preservation. The report, entitled Blue, Gray and Green: A Battlefield Benefits Guide for Community Leaders, provides concrete measures to help elected...
2010_DC_CWPT_Board_10030490CWPT Color Bearer Thank You Weekend (2010) in Washington, DC -- Board meeting
2010_DC_CWPT_Reception_100305126CWPT Color Bearer Thank You Weekend (2010) in Washington, DC -- Opening reception
2008_DC_CWPT_Photo_08092815CWPT Grand Review (2008) in Washington DC -- Talk: Civil War Washington in Pictures (Garry Adelman)
"Capital at War: Civil War Washington in Pictures" was a journey through time to witness the transformation of Civil War Washington. It was given by Garry Adelman, the Vice President of the Center for Civil War Photography.
2008_DC_CWPT_Talk_08092648CWPT Grand Review (2008) in Washington DC -- Talk: Lincoln Assassination (Ed Bearss)
The kick-off lecture for the Grand Review weekend was by Ed Bearss.
2008_DC_CWPT_LincMemI_08092828CWPT Grand Review (2008) in Washington DC -- Tour group: Lincoln Memorial (inside)
Pictures include pictures in the public chamber as well as in the underground portion of the tour.
2008_DC_CWPT_LincMemO_08092873CWPT Grand Review (2008) in Washington DC -- Tour group: Lincoln Memorial (outside)
2008_DC_CWPT_Group_08092818CWPT Grand Review (2008) in Washington DC -- Tour group: Miscellaneous shots
2016_DC_CWT_March_160206307CWT Generations: March Through American History @ Anderson House (Society of the Cincinnati) (2016)
“March Through American History”:
This FREE event is part of our Generations Program, which aims to connect younger and older generations while exploring America’s history in fun, educational ways. During this Cadet Conference, our team will “walk” with youngsters—ages 6-16—through the three wars that...
2014_DC_Ft_Stevens150A_14071228DC -- 150th Anniversary of the Battle Fort Stevens -- Artillery demo
The official commemorative program is tomorrow, Saturday, July 12, at 10 AM with local dignitaries and historians Ed Bearss and C.R. Gibbs giving brief keynotes.
AND a cannon will be fired from Fort Stevens at the conclusion of the program. We expect that will be the first time in about 150...
2014_DC_Ft_Stevens150M_14071296DC -- 150th Anniversary of the Battle Fort Stevens -- Miscellaneous
The official commemorative program is tomorrow, Saturday, July 12, at 10 AM with local dignitaries and historians Ed Bearss and C.R. Gibbs giving brief keynotes.
AND a cannon will be fired from Fort Stevens at the conclusion of the program. We expect that will be the first time in about 150...
2014_DC_Ft_Stevens150P_14071297DC -- 150th Anniversary of the Battle Fort Stevens -- Program
The official commemorative program is tomorrow, Saturday, July 12, at 10 AM with local dignitaries and historians Ed Bearss and C.R. Gibbs giving brief keynotes.
AND a cannon will be fired from Fort Stevens at the conclusion of the program. We expect that will be the first time in about 150...
2014_DC_Ft_Stevens150T_14071215DC -- 150th Anniversary of the Battle Fort Stevens -- Walking Tour
The official commemorative program is tomorrow, Saturday, July 12, at 10 AM with local dignitaries and historians Ed Bearss and C.R. Gibbs giving brief keynotes.
AND a cannon will be fired from Fort Stevens at the conclusion of the program. We expect that will be the first time in about 150...
2017_DC_Ft_Stevens153_170708157DC -- 153rd Anniversary of Battle of Fort Stevens
Program:
* Musical prelude: Takoma Park Band
* Official Opening: Kym Elder, NPS Program Manager, Civil War Defenses of Washington
* Presentation of Colors: Walter Reed Army Institute of Joint Forces' Color Guard Team
* National Anthem: Annette Singletary
* Greetings: Julia Washburn, Rock Creek...
2020_DC_14th_Graffiti59DC -- 16th Street Heights -- 14th Street Graffiti Museum
14th Street Graffiti Museum
14th and Crittenden Streets NW.
Hours: Open daily, beginning Oct. 3, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Admission: Free.
2021_DC_14th_Graffiti12DC -- 16th Street Heights -- 14th Street Graffiti Museum
2020_DC_14th_GraffitiO_20100388DC -- 16th Street Heights -- 14th Street Graffiti Museum -- Opening Day!
Opening day!
SMK will play a DJ set starting in the late afternoon as part of the grand opening celebrations on Oct. 3.
Folks here included Cory Stowers (Associate Director, DC Murals), Eddie Harris (artist, photographer, designer at Studio 47), Jah-One (artist), Perry Frank (Founding Director, DC...
2010_DC_Triangle_Pk_13EA23DC -- 16th Street Heights -- Triangle Park (13th St & Emerson & Arkansas NW)
2020_DC_Triangle_Pk_13EA35DC -- 16th Street Heights -- Triangle Park (13th St & Emerson & Arkansas NW)
2021_DC_GNStPaul_BC_21052343DC -- 16th Street Heights - Greater New St Paul Baptist Church -- Pentecost Sunday
2021_DC_GNStPaul_BC_21040438DC -- 16th Street Heights - Greater New St Paul Baptist Church -- Resurrecton Sunday
Resurrection Sunday
April 4th 11am
Outdoor Experience Held at
Greater New St. Paul Baptist Church
Dr. Regretta B. Ruffin, Senior Pastor
1300 Ingraham Street, NW
Washington, DC 20011
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...
2007_DC_22WestCW_070915112DC -- 22 West -- Construction Watch Tour
Designed by Shalom Baranes Associates Architects, 95 luxury condominiums are being built in the heart of Washington's West End. Residence sizes range from 950 to 3,500 square feet and a stunning and unique zinc and glass façade.
2007_DC_22WestVw20DC -- 22 West -- Views from...
1981_DC_4th_Concert_81070420DC -- 4th of July Concert @ Sylvan Theater (1981)
The PBS-covered Fourth of July concerts started this year. I didn't see the big concert by the Capitol though. That was for old fogies. I did the one by the Washington Monument (Sylvan Theater) instead. Those pretty well died out over the years.

From...
1984_DC_4th_Concert_8407049DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Capitol (1984)
The Beach Boys (under the banner "DC Beach Party") were the musical guests. They had also performed here in 1980 (under the banner "The Beach Boys For the Spirit of America"). They were supposed to perform in 1983 but Wayne Newton replaced The Beach Boys at the White House Fourth of July party after...
1997_DC_4th_Concert_97070335DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Capitol (1997) (dress rehearsal)
Note: Due to rain predictions, they did the fireworks a day early as well which is why this is July 3rd instead of July 4th.
1998_DC_4th_Concert_9807049DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Capitol (1998)
1999_DC_4th_Concert_9907046DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Capitol (1999)
2003_DC_4th_Concert_03070323DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Capitol (2003) (dress rehearsal)
Personally, I find Fourth of July in downtown DC to be mostly about crowds, heat, and humidity. Having said that, the fireworks are spectacular and there's a wonderful free concert put on at the Capital which you can never get close enough to. I'm used to being within 50 feet of the stage at Wolf Trap....
2005_DC_4th_Concert_05070461DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Capitol (2005)
This year marks the 25th anniversary of A Capitol Fourth – a national Independence Day celebration where award-winning performers come together to pay tribute to the country they love for the enjoyment of millions of Americans.

THE PERFORMERS: ...
1982_DC_4th_Concert_82070413DC -- 4th of July Concert @ U.S. Sylvan Theater (1982)
1983_DC_4th_Concert_83070413DC -- 4th of July Concert @ White House (1983)
4th of July from the White House grounds. This was one of the perks of working for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. Performance by BJ Thomas.
1980_DC_4th_Concert_80070410DC -- 4th of July Daytime Concert @ Mall (1980)
The Beach Boys performed under the banner "The Beach Boys For the Spirit of America".
1980_DC_4th_Capitol_8007044DC -- 4th of July Evening Concert @ U.S. Capitol (1980)
2009_DC_4th_Parade_0907045DC -- 4th of July parade (2009)
Just a pass by -- don't expect much.
2015_DC_4th_Parade_15070452DC -- 4th of July parade (2015)
2016_DC_4th_Parade_160704165DC -- 4th of July parade (2016)
I made it through most of the parade this year. Various floats and folks including:
* Gay Vietzke (Superintendent of National Mall and Memorial Parks),
* Deshauna Barber (Miss USA 2016),
* Cierra Jackson (Miss DC 2016),
* Nilah Pettus (Miss DC Outstanding Teen 2016),
* Hannah Brewer (Miss...
2016_DC_4th_ArchivesB_16070465DC -- 4th of July @ National Archives -- Breakfast (2016)
Program:
* Patrick Madden, Executive Director, National Archives Foundation
* David Ferriero, Chief Archivist of the United States
* A’Lelia Bundles, Chair and President, National Archives Foundation
* ???, from John Hancock Insurance
In the audience were various folks including Congressman...
2009_DC_4th_Archives_090704102DC -- 4th of July @ National Archives -- Ceremony (2009)
Declaration of Independence Reading Ceremony
* Greetings from Bob Dotson, NBC News National Correspondent
* Presentation of Colors by the Continental Color Guard
* "National Anthem" led by Duane Moody
* Performance by the 3rd U.S. Infantry "The Old Guard" Fife and Drum Corps
* Remarks by...
2015_DC_4th_Archives_150704156DC -- 4th of July @ National Archives -- Ceremony (2015)
Declaration of Independence Reading Ceremony
* Greetings from Steve Scully, C-SPAN News Broadcaster
* Presentation of colors by the Continental Color Guard*
* National Anthem by Adalia Jimenez
* Performance by the Fife and Drum Corps*
* Remarks by Archivist of the United States David S....
2016_DC_4th_Archives_160704118DC -- 4th of July @ National Archives -- Ceremony (2016)
Program:
* Greeting by Allison Seymour, Fox 5 News Anchor
* Presentation of colors by the Continental Color Guard
* National Anthem by Caleb Green
* Performance by the Fife and Drum Corps
* Remarks by the Archivist of the United States, David Ferriero
* Dramatic Reading of the Declaration of...
2015_DC_4th_ArchivesB_15070470DC -- 4th of July @ National Archives -- Member Breakfast (2015)
July 4th at the National Archives
Promise of America Breakfast: American Heritage Chocolate Tasting
Remarks:
* (Emcee) Patrick Madden, Executive Director, Foundation for the National Archives
* David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States
* A’Lelia Bundles, Chair and President, Foundation for...
2021_DC_4th_Archives_21070539DC -- 4th of July @ National Archives -- Remnants (2021)
2009_DC_ArtomaticV60DC -- 55 M St SE (Artomatic site) -- Views from...
This was the site of Artomatic 2009.
2017_DC_900NY14DC -- 900 New York Ave NW
2001_DC_DC9113DC -- 9/11 day after
On September 11, I was on leave from work, writing a long description of my just-completed three-week trip to New England. I had no idea what had happened until a friend called from California somewhere around 2pm. As a result, I always felt that I had missed a fair amount of the feeling of September 11...
2006_DC_911DC7DC -- 9/11 illumination at Pentagon from East Potomac Park
One day before the five year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the Pentagon sponsored the National "Freedom Walk." It started on the National Mall and finished at the Pentagon. Afterward, there was an illumination ceremony which featured 184 beams of light to commemorate each life lost in the attack on...
2021_DC_911DC10DC -- 9/11 illumination at Pentagon from Lincoln Memorial and Constitution Gardens
2003_DC_DC9112DC -- 9/11 two years later
It was the second anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Unlike for the previous year, there weren't any special events at my building. I went outside to see the flags flying and then decided to hop over to Virginia to see the Pentagon. That's described elsewhere.
2003_DC_Idle_03102711DC -- 9:30 Club -- Eric Idle
This was very cool! Eric Idle from Monty Python came to town. Because I'd read the tickets wrong, I showed up two hours before it started and got a front row seat. Afterward, he came out and signed (and sold) merchandise. He was considerably more approachable than John Cleese had been.
2016_DC_930_Worlds_Fair_160105105DC -- 9:30 World's Fair 2016
9:30 World's Fair 2016
A double-annivsary multimedia experience. Celebrating the 35th anniversary of the 9:30 Club & 20 years in the current location. You're in the Inner Perisphere January 5th from 7-9pm get an exclusive sneak peek of the 9:30 World's Fair before it opens to the public! Also -- get a...
2015_DC_Lincoln_VisitsV_151203132DC -- Abraham Lincoln press conference @ VFW on Illinois Statehood Day
MISTER LINCOLN GOES TO WASHINGTON
Illinois Statehood Day, Thursday, December 3, 2015, will be commemorated with a presentation of “Abraham Lincoln – A Press Conference” on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
The event will take place at noon in Ketchum Hall of the VFW Building at 200 Maryland Avenue, NE,...
2020_DC_Engine093DC -- Adams Morgan -- Engine Company 09 (1617 U St. NW)
2020_DC_Kalorama_Pk17DC -- Adams Morgan -- Kalorama Park
Including folks out during Covid-19.
2020_DC_Marie_Reed17DC -- Adams Morgan -- Marie H Reed Recreation Center (2200 Champlain St NW)
2021_DC_Marie_Reed31DC -- Adams Morgan -- Marie H Reed Recreation Center (2200 Champlain St NW)
2010_DC_MIC44DC -- Adams Morgan -- Meridian International Center (1630 Crescent Pl NW)
2023_DC_Overthrust6DC -- Adams Morgan -- Overthrust Fault
2004_DC_Scottish_DCSR1DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2009_DC_Scottish_DCSR8DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2012_DC_Scottish_DCSR10DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2021_DC_Scottish_DCSR6DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2022_DC_Scottish_DCSR18DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2023_11_10B1_Scottish_DCSR1DC -- Adams Morgan -- Scottish Rite Temple -- DCSR (2800 16th St NW)
2020_DC_Adams_Banners6DC -- Adams Morgan -- Streetlight banners
2021_DC_Adams_Banners5DC -- Adams Morgan -- Streetlight banners
2020_DC_Hepburn10DC -- Adams Morgan -- The Hepburn Apartments (1901 Connecticut Ave NW)
2020_DC_Walter_Pierce_Pk6DC -- Adams Morgan -- Walter Pierce Park
2009_DC_Uni_Church6DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Family Church National Cathedral, FFWPU of Washington DC (Unification Church of DC) (1610 Columbia Rd., NW)
2010_DC_Uni_Church3DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Family Church National Cathedral, FFWPU of Washington DC (Unification Church of DC) (1610 Columbia Rd., NW)
2020_DC_Uni_Church9DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Family Church National Cathedral, FFWPU of Washington DC (Unification Church of DC) (1610 Columbia Rd., NW)
2022_DC_Uni_Church7DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Family Church National Cathedral, FFWPU of Washington DC (Unification Church of DC) (1610 Columbia Rd., NW)
1997_DC_Hilton4DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Hilton (1919 Connecticut Ave NW)
2004_DC_Hilton2DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Hilton (1919 Connecticut Ave NW)
2007_DC_Hilton6DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Hilton (1919 Connecticut Ave NW)
2009_DC_Hilton1DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Hilton (1919 Connecticut Ave NW)
2020_DC_Hilton8DC -- Adams Morgan -- Washington Hilton (1919 Connecticut Ave NW)
1997_DC_Adams_Morgan4DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2009_DC_Adams_Morgan73DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2011_DC_Adams_Morgan11DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2014_DC_Adams_Morgan12DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2016_DC_Adams_Morgan4DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2017_DC_Adams_Morgan17DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2019_DC_Adams_Morgan3DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2020_DC_Adams_Morgan122DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
Including Covid-19 signs.
2021_DC_Adams_Morgan78DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2022_DC_Adams_Morgan4DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2023_DC_Adams_Morgan8DC -- Adams Morgan neighborhood
2008_DC_Burn_08091115DC -- After-movie panel discussion of "Burn After Reading"
This event started with an advanced viewing of the Coen brothers' "Burn After Reading" movie followed by a panel discussion about the movie and filming in DC by two Washington Post editors and writers and a representative from the DC Film Board. (Feel free to fill in names please!)
2007_DC_DC_Snow4DC -- After a snowfall
2016_DC_DC_Snow13DC -- After a snowfall
It's fascinating to watch some of these machines devouring the snow and sending into the waiting line of dump trucks, which drive off into the distance with the stuff.
2018_DC_Wuerker_18020212DC -- After party @ Matt Wuerker's
Folks include Matt Wuerker, Kevin Kallaugher (KAL) and his wife Sue, Pat Bagley, and Patrick Chappatte.
2019_DC_Awards_Reception_19093040DC -- AIA|DC -- Event: Opening Reception: The 2019 Awards Show
AIA|DC -- Opening Reception: The 2019 Awards Show
Join us to celebrate the opening of The 2019 Awards Show featuring award-winning projects from this year’s Chapter Design Awards and Washingtonian Residential Design Awards. As part of the reception, winners of the Washingtonian Residential Design...
2016_DC_AIA_Awards82DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: 2016 Unbuilt, Washingtonian Residential Design, and Chapter Design Awards
Please join us at the District Architecture Center as we celebrate our award winners for the 2016 Unbuilt, Washingtonian Residential Design, and Chapter Design Awards.
Mix and mingle over refreshments with celebrated architects from around the region as we recognize the award winners.
We will also...
2018_DC_AIA_Awards172DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: 2018 Awards Show (plus tail-end of 2017 show)
The 2018 Awards Show
November 9 2018 to January 4 2019
This exhibition combines award-winning projects from two of AIA|DC’s largest competitions:
* Washingtonian Residential Design Awards
* Chapter Design Awards
Each year, our competitions recognize practitioners, educators, and students within...
2019_DC_AIA_Awards100DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: 2019 Awards Show
The 2019 Awards Show
The 2019 Awards Show combines award-winning projects from two of AIA|DC’s largest competitions:
* Chapter Design Awards
* Washingtonian Residential Design Awards
Each year, our competitions recognize practitioners, educators, and students within the architecture community who...
2016_DC_AIA_Scale73DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Built to Scale
Built to Scale
Wednesday, June 8 2016 to Saturday, August 27 2016
Built to Scale celebrates the power of scale models and the important role models play in the creative and technical development of design projects.
Scale models are communicative tools in three-dimension that give designers the power...
2021_DC_AIA_SEAMW35DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Excellence in Structural Engineering – Awards Exhibition
Excellence in Structural Engineering – Awards Exhibition
Saturday, June 19 2021 to Friday, June 25 2021
For the past 14 years, the Structural Engineers Association of Metropolitan Washington (SEA-MW) has hosted a premier gala-style dinner event to celebrate the structural engineering profession,...
2019_DC_AIA_Wright36DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Frank Lloyd Wright: Architecture of the Interior
Frank Lloyd Wright: Architecture of the Interior
On view July 10th through September 6th
The District Architecture Center is pleased to host Frank Lloyd Wright: Architecture of the Interior, an exhibition exploring the design of Frank Lloyd Wright’s houses, often considered his greatest architectural...
2019_DC_AIA_Bergen88DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: From Architect to Artist: Public Art by Charles Bergen, AIA
From Architect to Artist: Public Art by Charles Bergen, AIA
January 30 2019 to Friday, March 29 2019
Charles Bergen, AIA practiced architecture for 22 years until his lifelong passion for art intervened. After two summer residencies at Salem Art Works in upstate New York, Charles founded his art...
2018_DC_AIA_Marvel6DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Marvel at the Magic of the Holiday Season
Marvel at the Magic of the Holiday Season
Season's Greetings, from the District Architecture Center
2019_DC_AIA_Schools95DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Schools of Thought: DC’s New Generation of School Buildings
Schools of Thought: DC’s New Generation of School Buildings
November 12, 2019 to January 31, 2020
Over the last decade, the District of Columbia has made a substantial investment in modernizing its public school buildings, and the city’s public charter schools and private schools have also made major...
2018_DC_AIA_Portraits10DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Suman Sorg Gallery of architect portraits
2019_DC_AIA_Khan44DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: Transforming Cities, Transforming Lives: The Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme
Transforming Cities, Transforming Lives: The Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme
January 9 2019 to Friday, March 29 2019
The District Architecture Center is pleased to host Transforming Cities, Transforming Lives: The Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme, an exhibition of 27 regeneration projects from...
2019_DC_Altria_Vw5DC -- Altria -- Views from...
2020_DC_Altria_Vw3DC -- Altria -- Views from...
2017_DC_Ambassador50_171028214DC -- Ambassador Theater 50th Anniversary Celebration
On Saturday, October 28, come honor the 50th anniversary of DC’s legendary Ambassador Theater, the psychedelic dance hall in Adams Morgan that played host in 1967 to Jimi Hendrix, Canned Heat, Moby Grape, The Hollies, John Lee Hooker, Strawberry Alarm Clock, Vanilla Fudge, The Paul Butterfield Blues...
2018_DC_Solstice_DRC_In_18062373DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Inside: Miscellaneous
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between...
2018_DC_Solstice_DRC_Odd_18062342DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Inside: Oddisee
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between...
2018_DC_Solstice_DRC_RVS_180623107DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Inside: Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between...
2018_DC_Solstice_DRC_BD_18062368DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Outdoors: Batala Drummers
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between...
2018_DC_Solstice_DRC_Out_18062315DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Outdoors: Miscellaneous
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between...
2018_DC_Solstice_DRC_TM_1806235DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ DRC -- Outdoors: Tasty Morsels
Continue the night at SAAM and National Portrait Gallery for a block party and beer garden. A live concert at 9:30 p.m. closes out an unforgettable evening in the Kogod Courtyard. Admission is free, festive food and drinks available for purchase.
 
America Now is a three-museum collaboration between...
2018_DC_Solstice_NMAH_180623107DC -- America Now Solstice Saturday @ Natl Museum of Amer History
Revel in the solstice at this year’s America Now, when three of your favorite museums unite for an after-hours festival of Americana. Enjoy the extra daylight at a mid-summer moveable feast celebrating the best of art and history in DC. Gather for happy hour at the National Museum of American History...
2010_DC_AU71DC -- American University
2011_DC_AU13DC -- American University
School of International Service Building.
2012_DC_AU4DC -- American University
Folks prepping for their graduation.
2013_DC_AU1DC -- American University
2015_DC_AU11DC -- American University
2020_DC_AU2DC -- American University
2021_DC_AU96DC -- American University
2022_DC_AU1DC -- American University
2023_DC_AU31DC -- American University
2010_DC_Katzen26DC -- American University -- Katzen Art Center
2011_DC_Katzen16DC -- American University -- Katzen Art Center
2015_DC_Katzen52DC -- American University -- Katzen Art Center
2016_DC_Katzen7DC -- American University -- Katzen Art Center
Sunset.
2017_DC_Katzen10DC -- American University -- Katzen Art Center
2021_DC_Katzen21DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center
Including COVID-19 signs.
2022_DC_Katzen33DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center
Including COVID-19 signs and blue and yellow lights in support of Ukraine.
2023_DC_Katzen7DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center
2024_02_10A2_Katzen2DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center (Partially reviewed)
2024_02_11A_Katzen4DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center (Partially reviewed)
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010B19DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010B Early Spring Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2010 Early Spring exhibitions:
* Art Department: Student Exhibitions
* CausalityLabs: New Projects --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Pentimenti: After the Flood -- New Works by Don Kimes
* ANIMAR-TE: 20 Years of Computer Animation at U of Balearic Islands --> SHOWN...
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010B_Animarte48DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010B Early Spring Exhibit: ANIMAR-TE: 20 Years of Computer Animation at the University of the Balearic Islands
ANIMAR-TE: 20 Years of Computer Animation at the University of the Balearic Islands
March 23 through May 1
Organized in collaboration with the Embassy of Spain, this exhibition recognizes the work of the Digital Animation Department at the University of the Balearic Islands (Spain), an international...
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010B_Causality13DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010B Early Spring Exhibit: CausalityLabs: New Projects
CausalityLabs: New Projects
March 20 through May 2, 2010
Andy Holtin and Galo Moncayo, working together as CausalityLabs, create works that explore the nature of the world through a kind of mechanical theatre with humor and mimicry. Their collective works dig into materials and events to get at our...
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010C25DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010C Late Spring Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2010 Late Spring exhibitions:
* Georgia June Goldberg: Emergence --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* inSPIRATion
* Emilie Brzezinski: Family Trees
* Santiago Sierra: NO, GLOBAL TOUR

inSPIRATion
May 8 through June 6, 2010
Programmed by emerging curators in AU's Arts Management program,...
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010C_Emerge12DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010C Late Spring Exhibit: Georgia June Goldberg, Emergence
Georgia June Goldberg, Emergence
May 4 through August 8, 2010
"Emergence," created specifically for the American University Museum, is the largest single installation in the museum’s sculpture garden. Consisting of white wooden rhomboids sheathed in ice-blue netting, Emergence creates a glittering...
2010_DC_KatzenO_10050815DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010C Late Spring Opening Reception (Public)
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010D123DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010D Summer Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2010 Summer exhibitions:
* Good Things Come in Small Packages: The Collection of Elizabeth French
* Soaring Voices: Recent Ceramics by Women of Japan
* Gery de Smet: See Something, Say Something!
* Norse Soul: The Legacy of Edvar Munch, Social Democracy, Old Myths, Anarchy and...
2010_DC_KatzenO_10061238DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010D Summer Opening Reception (Public)
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010E30DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010E Early Fall Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2010 Early Fall exhibitions:
* Alan Binstock: Way-stations --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* BG Muhn: Love Affair of the Empress --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Luciano Penay: Time, News, Paintings, and Natural Forms
* RE-VISION: American University Alumni

Luciano Penay:
Time, News, Paintings,...
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010E_Binstock41DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010E Early Fall Exhibit: Alan Binstock: Way-stations
Alan Binstock: Way-stations
August 31 through October 24, 2010
Washington sculptor Alan Binstock will present a series of new works for the Sylvia Berlin Katzen Sculpture Garden integrating steel and glass to create monumental forms.
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010E_Muhn12DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010E Early Fall Exhibit: BG Muhn: Love Affair of the Empress
BG Muhn: Love Affair of the Empress
August 31 through October 17, 2010
BG Muhn’s first installation work is an ambitious and stunning series of invented “portraits” of mythical Chinese empresses. Using techniques ranging from deadpan official Chinese portrait style to a face composed of hundreds of...
2010_DC_KatzenO_100911104DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010E Early Fall Opening Reception (Public)
Artists here include BG Muhn and Alan Binstock.
2010_DC_KatzenX_2010F111DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010F Late Fall Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2010 Late Fall exhibitions:
* Catalyst: 35 Years of Washington Project for the Arts
* Ed McGowin: Name Change (One Artist, Twelve Personas, Thirty Five Years). and
* Claudia DeMonte: Everyday Matters

Catalyst: 35 Years of Washington Project for the Arts
November 9 through...
2010_DC_KatzenO_10111313DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2010F Late Fall Opening Reception (Public)
2011_DC_KatzenXT_Meyers_11021246DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011A Winter Artist Talk: Linn Meyers
Museum Gallery Talk with Linn Meyers:
"Linn Meyers: A Very Particular Moment" responds to the architecture of the museum by covering the walls with hand-drawn, repetitive, geometric lines, creating a hypnotic, meditative space. Meyers will discuss creating her largest temporary drawing to-date on a 23...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011A41DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011A Winter Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2011 Winter exhibitions:
* Nicole Cohen: Driving in Circles
* The Dark and Humorous Mind of Heather Wilcoxon
* Dafna Kaffeman: What Could be Sweeter Than Going to Paradise?
* Julie Linowes: Stain
* Marisa Baumgartner: Grande Avenues
* Linn Meyers: A Very Particular Moment...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011A_Meyers10DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011A Winter Exhibit: Linn Meyers: A Very Particular Moment
Linn Meyers: A Very Particular Moment
January 25 through March 13, 2011
This exhibition explores the artist’s process, culminating in Linn Meyers’ largest temporary drawing to date. Meyers will spend two weeks in the museum creating a 35-foot-tall drawing made with sinuous and twisting lines. The...
2011_DC_KatzenO_110129114DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011A Winter Opening Reception (Public)
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011B_Bravos34DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B Spring Exhibit: BRAVOS: Groundbreaking Spanish Design
BRAVOS: Groundbreaking Spanish Design
April 2 through May 15, 2011
BRAVOS introduces American audiences to new works by some of the most talented and successful young Spanish designers. The exhibition features 21 designers from throughout Spain, including internationally renowned Jaime Hayon and...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011B_MFA_1Yr22DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B Spring Exhibit: First Year MFA Student Exhibition 2011
Art Department Student Exhibitions 2011 -- First Year MFA Students
April 2 to April 15, 2011
Temme Barkin-Leeds
Michele Colburn
Joo Yeon Ha
Adam Hager
Tyler Mullan
Camden Place
Sam Scharf
Ben Tolman
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011B_MFA_Thesis81DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B Spring Exhibit: MFA Thesis Exhibition
Art Department Student Exhibitions 2011 -- MFA Thesis Exhibition
April 23 to May 15, 2011
Emily Biondo
Jillian Bonahoom
Bobby Coleman
Michael Dotson
L. Kimberly Gillespie
Victoria Reeves Greising
Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi
Sarah Miller
Michael Sloan
2011_DC_KatzenO_11040254DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B1 Spring I Opening Reception (Public)
2011_DC_KatzenO_11042322DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011B2 Spring II Opening Reception (Public)
2011_DC_KatzenXT_11060485DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011C Summer Artist Talk: E.CO
E.CO Artist Talk with artists Iata Cannabrava from Brazil and Sergi Camara from Spain:
Join the American University Museum and artists Iata Cannabrava from Brazil and Sergi Camara from Spain in an artists' talk through the E.CO exhibition, photographic projects by twenty Latin American and European...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011C42DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011C Summer Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2011 Summer exhibitions:
* E • CO
* Registro 02, Mirar por segunda vez

E • CO
June 4 through August 14, 2011
E • CO presents photographic projects by twenty Latin American and European photographic collectives, each tasked with crafting a visual essay about one of the most...
2011_DC_KatzenO_11060420DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011C Summer Opening Reception (Public)
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011D63DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011D Fall Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2011 Fall exhibitions:
* Inner Piece: Works from the Collection of Heather and Tony Podesta
* Re-viewing Documentary: The Photographic Life of Louise Rosskam --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Wayne Barrar: An Expanding Subterra
* Gifts of Duncan Phillips
* Seismic Dream: Sculpture &...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011D_Rosskam22DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011D Fall Exhibit: Re-viewing Documentary: The Photographic Life of Louise Rosskam
Re-viewing Documentary: The Photographic Life of Louise Rosskam
September 3 through December 14, 2011
This major retrospective examines the work of Louise Rosskam (1910-2003), an elusive pioneer of the golden age of American documentary photography. It highlights her poignant photographs of Southwest...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011D_Seismic15DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011D Fall Exhibit: Seismic Dream: Sculpture & Sound Installation by Firestone & Buchanan
Seismic Dream: Sculpture & Sound Installation by Firestone & Buchanan
September 3 through December 14, 2011
Seismic Dream combines original sculpture, music scores and poetry into a ‘dreamscape’ experience, conveying a wavelike energy that disrupts the few references of reality within the Sylvia...
2011_DC_KatzenXT_Smith_11102994DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011E Late Fall Artist Talk: Courtney Smith
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011E_Spaces17DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011E Late Fall Exhibit: Courtney Smith: Insatiable Spaces
Courtney Smith: Insatiable Spaces:
October 29 through December 14, 2011
Courtney Smith is known for her furniture-based sculpture and her investigation into the physical and psychological construction of interior spaces through the deconstruction of the domestic objects surrounding human life, which...
2011_DC_KatzenX_2011E_Eisenman21DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011E Late Fall Exhibit: Nicole Eisenman: Works on Paper:
Nicole Eisenman: Works on Paper:
October 29 through December 14, 2011
As John Yau observed in The Brooklyn Rail, Nicole Eisenman’s recent work "is a needed gust of fresh air in today’s I-wannabe-an-intellectual art world." Her works have great wit, visual elegance, and a thinking artist’s searing...
2011_DC_KatzenO_11102931DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2011E Late Fall Opening Reception (Public)
Includes photos of artists: Courtney Smith, Laura Katzman, and Beverly W. Brannan
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012A32DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2012 Winter exhibitions:
* Raoul Middleman: City Limits --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Anil Revri: Faith and Liberation through Abstraction
* Gabarron's Roots
* Regarding Our Faculties: Zoë Charlton, Tim Doud, Deborah Kahn, and Luis Manuel Cravo Silva
* (additional) Kids @...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012A_Raoul85DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Exhibit: Raoul Middleman: City Limits
Raoul Middleman: City Limits
Saturday, January 28 – Sunday, March 18
Baltimore maestro Raoul Middleman’s nudes are not pretty—they are sagging, dimpled, and real. His cityscapes reveal the underbelly of post-industrial rot, his narrative paintings give contemporary life to his personal obsessions....
2012_DC_KatzenXT_Raoul_12021161DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Gallery Talk: Raoul Middleman
Gallery Talk with Raoul Middleman
2012_DC_KatzenO_12012850DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Opening Reception (Public)
Several artists were there for this event: Anil Revri, Raoul Middleman, and Tim Doud.
2012_DC_KatzenXT_12012845DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012A Winter Panel: Anil Revri
Anil Revri’s paintings function as aids to meditation, while at the same time the process of their creation is itself an act of meditation. They are beautiful, their craft is breathtaking, but their success depends on whether they further us, and the artist, along in the process of our own...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012B80DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012B Spring Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2012 Spring exhibitions:
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* In the Studio: A Capstone Exhibition
* Nine Degrees
* Lou Stovall: Vertical Views
* Floating World: 19th Century Japanese Woodblock Prints --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Tomokazu Matsuyama: Thousand Regards --> SHOWN...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012B_Floating30DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012B Spring Exhibit: Floating World: 19th Century Japanese Woodblock Prints
Floating World: 19th Century Japanese Woodblock Prints
April 3 through May 20, 2012
Borrowed from the Sakai Collection of the Japan Ukiyoe Museum, the 70 prints, address themes of Sakura, US and Japan relations, and Japonism. This exhibition is supported by the Embassy of Japan and is part of the...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012B_Regards20DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012B Spring Exhibit: Tomokazu Matsuyama: Thousand Regards
Tomokazu Matsuyama: Thousand Regards
April 3 through May 20, 2012
Japanese-born and New York-based artist Tomokazu Matsuyama combines traditional Edo and Meiji period imagery with contemporary motifs and patterning to blend Eastern and Western aesthetics. Matsuyama’s art is reflective of his own...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012C68DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012C Summer Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2012 Summer exhibitions:
* Mexico: Expected/Unexpected
* Patrick Graham: Thirty Years—The Silence Becomes the Painting
* The Constant Artist

Mexico: Expected/Unexpected
June 9 through August 12, 2012
This exhibition of selected works from the Isabel and Agustín Coppel...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012D_Platforms10DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012D Late Fall Exhibit: Platforms: Washington Sculpture Group
Platforms: Washington Sculpture Group
September 1 through December 16
Platforms is an outdoor sculpture exhibition presented in the Myrtle Berlin Katzen Scupture Garden curated by Jeff Spaulding and featuring the work of Damian Yanessa, Patrick McGowen, Kate Kauffman, Steven Jones, Linda Hesh, Robert...
2012_DC_KatzenX_2012D_Olitski26DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2012D Late Fall Exhibit: Revelation: Major Paintings by Jules Olitski
Revelation: Major Paintings by Jules Olitski
September 15 through December 16
Widely regarded as one of America’s last classic modern painters, Jules Olitski (1922–2007) created brilliant color harmonies and chromatic shifts that became one of the hallmarks of Color Field painting. Olitski enjoyed...
2013_DC_KatzenXT_Molod_13012613DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Artist Talk: Andrei Molodkin
2013_DC_KatzenXT_Bruskin_13012632DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Artist Talk: Grisha Bruskin
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013A21DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2013 Winter exhibitions:
* Susan Yanero
* Grisha Bruskin: H-Hour --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Andrei Molodkin: CRUDE --> SHOWN SEPARATELY
* Andrea Way: Retrospective 1982–2012
* The Fellows Converge: The Obstructions

Susan Yanero
January 26 through March 17, 2013
Former AU...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013A_Crude8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Exhibit: Andrei Molodkin: CRUDE
Andrei Molodkin: CRUDE
January 26 through March 17, 2013
Andrei Molodkin is an internationally recognized contemporary Russian artist engaged in deconstructing the economic realities of geopolitical praxis. Consisting of his monumental ballpoint-pen drawings and his three-dimensional constructions...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013A_HHour99DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Exhibit: Grisha Bruskin: H-Hour
Grisha Bruskin: H-Hour
January 26 through March 17, 2013
Contemporary Russian artist Grisha Bruskin's new sculpture project H-Hour examines the myth of the enemy in very diverse manifestations: the hostile state, class enemy, enemy of the subconscious, 'the other' as enemy, time, chronos and death as...
2013_DC_KatzenO_13012648DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013A Winter Opening Reception (Public)
Join artists and curators for the 2013 winter Artists' Reception from 6-9 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The night will include a gallery talk by artists Grisha Bruskin at 5 p.m. and Andrei Molodkin at 6 p.m.
Pictures here include several of the artists -- Andrea Way and Susan Yanero.
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013B_Haner9DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013B Spring Exhibit: Lee Haner: Mischief
Lee Haner: Mischief
April 6 through May 26, 2013
Recent mixed-media works by a reclusive master. Balanced between representation and abstraction, painting and sculpture, the exhibition is inspired by the land and first peoples of the American Southwest.
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013B_Borges14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013B Spring Exhibit: Painting Borges: Art Interpreting Literature
Painting Borges: Art Interpreting Literature
April 6 through May 26, 2013
Argentinean Jorge Luis Borges is one of the most prominent and profoundly philosophical literary figures of the twentieth century. Sixteen visual artists interpret twelve stories by Borges, organized according to three topics:...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013B_App8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013B Spring Exhibit: Timothy App: The Aesthetics of Precision, Forty-Five Years of Painting
Timothy App: The Aesthetics Of Precision, Forty-Five Years Of Painting
April 6 through May 26, 2013
Timothy App’s signature style of geometric abstraction reveals a concise and considered understanding of the nature of painting, visual tension, and persistence. The exhibition brings together various...
2013_DC_KatzenO_13040618DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013B Spring Opening Reception (Public)
Includes photos of the artist Timothy App.
2013_DC_KatzenXT_Mont_13062933DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013C Summer Artist Talk: Nan Montgomery
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013C_Klaidman12DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013C Summer Exhibit: Kitty Klaidman: Beneath the Surface
Kitty Klaidman: Beneath The Surface
June 15 through August 11, 2013
Recent mixed media paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Kitty Klaidman. In these paintings, richly colored acrylic pigment is applied on wood panels covered with molding paste that has been incised with organic patterns. They are...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013C_Montgomery9DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013C Summer Exhibit: Nan Montgomery: Opposite and Alternate
Nan Montgomery: Opposite And Alternate
June 15 through August 11, 2013
Recent oil paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Nan Montgomery. Throughout her career, Montgomery’s basic signature has been the use of color as communication, the interest in the painted surface and a minimalist aesthetic. The...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013C_Raya8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013C Summer Exhibit: Raya Bonardchuk: Form
Raya Bodnarchuk: Form
June 15 through August 11, 2013
Raya Bodnarchuk’s sculpted animals and people are beautifully and carefully observed, the mature work of a master of many different media. Trained at the Rhode Island School of Art and Design and the Rinehart School of Sculpture at the Maryland...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013C_Tate10DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013C Summer Exhibit: Tim Tate: Sleepwalker
Tim Tate: Sleepwalker
June 15 through August 11, 2013
Tim Tate is Washington, DC’s best known contemporary glass artist, but his latest work has moved toward video installations. Rich in symbol, metaphor, movement, and mystery, videos, like dreams, enable us to participate in another reality and,...
2013_DC_KatzenXT_Visit_13110956DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Artist Talk: Hilary Harnischfeger and Tracy Miller
Join artists Tracy Miller and Hilary Harnischfeger with curator Tim Doud in a gallery talk about the Visiting Artist Series, on exhibit through December 15.
2013_DC_KatzenXT_Tsibi_13110910DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Artist Talk: Tsibi Geva
Gallery Talk with Tsibi Geva
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013D_Bisese18DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Exhibit: Ed Bisese: Alive
Ed Bisese: Alive
November 5 to December 15, 2013
Ed Bisese, a landscape architect based in College Park, Maryland, is known for large-scale painted portraits, oversized heads, and walk-in sculpture made of everyday materials. His work is hilarious and contemplative, poking at the tenuous relationship...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013D_Dorazio5DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Exhibit: Joel D'orazio: Pull Up A Chair
Joel D'orazio: Pull Up A Chair
November 5 to December 15, 2013
Joel D’Orazio began his career as an architect more than 25 years ago, but recently shifted to art, painting on panels and creating mixed media works, sculpture, and digital art using found and donated objects. This exhibition focuses on...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013D_Brotman3DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Exhibit: Lisa Montag Brotman: What Can I Say?
Lisa Montag Brotman: What Can I Say?
November 5 to December 15, 2013
Lisa Montag Brotman sees herself as a “reporter and interpreter of human emotions.” Brotman says: “In my paintings and drawings, I express a personal vision of a universe that is somewhat askew. My work focuses on psychological...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013D_Siberia15DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Exhibit: Siberia In The Eyes Of Russian Photographers
Siberia In The Eyes Of Russian Photographers
November 5 to December 15, 2013
The exhibition presents unknown Siberia as photographed by Russians. These photographs, many shown in the West for the first time, span more than 150 years, between the 1860s and 2011. This is a history of Siberia and a...
2013_DC_KatzenX_2013D_Visiting20DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Exhibit: Visiting Artists Series w/Hilary Harnischfeger And Tracy Miller
Visiting Artists Series
November 5 to December 15, 2013
The AU Art Department brings two Brooklyn-based artists to campus to teach and exhibit. Curated by Studio Art professor Tim Doud.

Hilary Harnischfeger:
Hilary Harnischfeger makes wall-mounted compositions as well as sculptures. She employs...
2013_DC_KatzenO_13110919DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2013D Late Fall Opening Reception (Public)
Join artists Tracy Miller and Hilary Harnischfeger with curator Tim Doud.
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014A121DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014A Winter Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2014 Winter exhibitions:
* Agustín Fernández: Ultimate Surrealist
* Washington Art Matters II: 1940s-1980s
* Sightlines: Ann Pibal, Jill Downen

Agustín Fernández: Ultimate Surrealist
January 25 to March 16, 2014
The work of Agustín Fernández is most recognizable for its...
2014_DC_KatzenXT_Kuspit_14012542DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014A Winter Gallery Talk: Donald Kuspit on Agustin Fernandez
Gallery Talk: Donald Kuspit on Agustin Fernandez
The work of Agustin Fernandez is most recognizable for its ambiguous and precariously balanced forms, erotic overtones, surreal juxtapositions, and metallic palette. Inspired by the demands of survival in an urban environment and the mundane objects that...
2014_DC_KatzenO_14012556DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014A Winter Opening Reception (Public)
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014B88DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014B1 Spring I Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2014 Spring exhibitions:
* Double Mirror: Korean-American Artists
* MFA Studio Art Exhibitions
* MYND ALIVE: BK Adams. I AM ART
* In Residence Colloquium: The Neighbors
* Brink and Boundary
* Sightlines

Double Mirror: Korean-American Artists
April 1 – June 1,...
2014_DC_KatzenO_14040530DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014B1 Spring I Opening Reception (Public)
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014B287DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014B2 Spring II Exhibitions
Perambulators: 2014 MFA Thesis Exhibition
April 26 – May 12, 2014

American University's Department of Art proudly presents the work of MFA Thesis candidates in the late spring exhibition Perambulators. The multidisciplinary Studio Art program showcases an exciting range of artwork including works in...
2014_DC_KatzenO_14042624DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014B2 Spring II Opening Reception (Public)
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014C128DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014C Summer Exhibitions
Pieces from these 2014 Summer exhibitions:
* The Franz and Virginia Bader Fund: Second Act
* Continental Drift (Being Here and Being There)
* Passionate Collectors: The Washington Print Club at 50
* Syzygy

The Franz and Virginia Bader Fund: Second Act
June 14 – August 17, 2014
Conceived by...
2014_DC_KatzenO_1406148DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014C Summer Opening Reception (Public)
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014D_Ramos20DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014D Early Fall Exhibit: Bridging the Past, Present, and Future: Recent Works by Sandra Ramos
Bridging the Past, Present, and Future: Recent Works by Sandra Ramos
September 6 through October 19, 2014
Curated by Diane Camber, this exhibition is comprised of prints, video, collage, and installations created by Cuban artist Sandra Ramos. This artist reflects on the conflicting experiences of...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014D_Memorial13DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014D Early Fall Exhibit: Memorial Modeling: Peter Belyi and Petr Shvetsov
Memorial Modeling: Peter Belyi and Petr Shvetsov
September 6 through October 19, 2014
Funding for this exhibition is provided by the Initiative for Russian Culture
The installations created by Peter Belyi and Petr Shvetsov refer to a specific doctrine of so-called 'monumental propaganda' that the...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014D_Readymade1DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014D Early Fall Exhibit: Readymade@100
Readymade@100
September 6 through October 19, 2014
Curated by artist, art theorist, and Corcoran College of Art and Design professor Mark Cameron Boyd, Readymade@100 celebrates the 100th anniversary of Marcel Duchamp's readymade concept. This juried exhibition includes contemporary artist's...
2014_DC_KatzenXT_Lay_14110837DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Artist Talk: Alan Sonfist and Karin F. Giusti
Gallery Talk: Lay of the Land (Updated 10/30)
Join artists Alan Sonfist and Karin F. Giusti for a discussion of their joint exhibition, Lay of the Land: Surface Memory by Alan Sonfist and Three Season at Black Forest Farm by Karin Giusti. This event is free and open to the public. The late fall artists...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014E_Land22DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Exhibit: Lay of the Land: Alan Sonfist & Karin F. Gusti
Lay of the Land: Alan Sonfist & Karin F. Gusti
November 8 through December 14, 2014
This joint exhibition includes the work of Alan Sonfist (Surface Memory) and Karin F. Giusti (Three Seasons at Black Forest Farm).
Alan Sonfist created Surface Memory in 1967-1971 to elucidate his childhood memories...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014E_Oyster1DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Exhibit: My Oyster #7: Michelle Grabner & Brad Killam
My Oyster #7: Michelle Grabner & Brad Killam
November 8 through December 14, 2014
The My Oyster projects are a collaboration between Michelle Grabner and Brad Killam, a husband and wife pair working together since 1992. For their My Oyster series, Grabner and Killam employ a large hanging support...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014E_Prague22DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Exhibit: Prague, the City of Eugenic Minds
Prague, the City of Eugenic Minds
November 8 through December 14, 2014
The Eugenic Minds project, comprised of a documentary by Pavel Stingl, animations and paintings by Xenia Hoffmeisterová, and literary artwork by Patrik Ou?edník, offers timeless meditation upon the abuse of the human pinnacles of...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014E_Sculpture8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Exhibit: Sculpture Now 2014: WSG 30th Anniversary
Sculpture Now 2014: WSG 30th Anniversary
November 8 through December 14, 2014
Funding for this exhibition is provided by the Initiative for Russian Culture
The Washington Sculptors Group celebrates its 30th anniversary by bringing together a diverse collection of current sculptural art. The notion of...
2014_DC_KatzenX_2014E_Diebenkorn7DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Exhibit: The Intimate Diebenkorn: Works on Paper, 1949-1992
The Intimate Diebenkorn: Works on Paper, 1949-1992
November 8 through December 14, 2014
The Intimate Diebenkorn: Works on Paper: 1949-1992 is the first show produced by the Diebenkorn Foundation. This extraordinary exhibition features 40 pieces, most of which have never been publicly viewed. The...
2014_DC_KatzenO_14110813DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2014E Late Fall Opening Reception (Public)
2015_DC_KatzenXT_Levenson_15012440DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Artist Talk: Silvia Levenson
Introductions were made by Cecilia Nahón, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the United States of America
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015A_Byington25DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Exhibit: Dean Byington: Buildings Without Shadows
Dean Byington: Buildings Without Shadows
January 24 through March 15, 2015.
Composed of a dense profusion of original and appropriated images, Dean Byington's paintings recall surrealist collage and the assemblage and psychedelic aesthetic that began in the late 1950s and early 1960s in the San...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015A_Identidad18DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Exhibit: Identidad by Silvia Levenson
Identidad by Silvia Levenson
January 24 through March 15, 2015.
In her exhibition Identidad, Silvia Levenson channels her identity as a survivor of the Argentinian Dirty War and her emotional connection to the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo in order to push the bounds of her skills as a glassmaker...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015A_Sourced1DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Exhibit: Locally Sourced
Locally Sourced
January 24 through March 15, 2015
Curated by Victoria Reis, Transformer
The first in the Do You Know Where Your Art Comes From? four-part exhibition series curated by Victoria Reis, Executive & Artistic Director of Transformer, and presented at American University's Katzen Art Center...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015A_Plattner22DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Exhibit: Phyllis Plattner: Gods of War!
Phyllis Plattner: Gods of War!
January 24 through March 15, 2015
Some wage war in the name of God. All fight with the belief that God is on their side. Phyllis Plattner's art is a painted meditation, appropriating images of war and religion from art history and photojournalism to contrast the...
2015_DC_KatzenO_15012430DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015A Winter Opening Reception (Public)
Including some photos of the artist Phyllis Plattner.
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Kravitz7DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Exhibit: Drawings: Walter Kravitz
Drawings: Walter Kravitz
April 4 through May 24, 2015
Walter Kravitz brought his passion for aesthetics and innovative concepts from Chicago to Washington nearly thirty years ago. His drawings and installations have evolved into explorations of the way events happen in the natural world. His lines...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Noto12DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Exhibit: Sam Noto, Steel Sculpture: Anxiety and Hope
Sam Noto, Steel Sculpture: Anxiety and Hope
September 6, 2014, through March 15, 2015
In his large steel constructions, largely made of found materials, Sam Noto allows his materials to generate form and occupy space in a dynamic way. This sculpture exhibition is both serious and playful and expresses...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Goldstein8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Exhibit: Transcription of Blue: Guy Goldstein
Transcription of Blue: Guy Goldstein
April 4 through May 24, 2015
As both a visual artist and musician, I am fascinated by the transitions between media -- attempts to convert and translate actions through one medium to another. This project continues my ongoing occupation with the relationship...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Ramesh17DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Exhibit: V. Ramesh: Remembrances of Voices Past
V. Ramesh: Remembrances of Voices Past
April 4 through May 24, 2015
For V. Ramesh, an act of devotion seems not only an apt social response to existential tragedies, but also a quest for freedom. As a painter he attempts to find an appropriate language and devise strategies to find an equivalency to...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Glue14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Exhibit: YES! Glue: A Half-Century of Collage by Bruce and Jean Conner
YES! Glue: A Half-Century of Collage by Bruce and Jean Conner
April 4 through May 24, 2015
Collage played a prominent and happily subversive role in the history of 20th century art; subversive because it undermined distinctions between "high" and "low" art by appropriating mass-produced images....
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_MFA_1Yr38DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Exhibit: [Insert Non-Pretentious Title Here]: MFA First Year Exhibition
[Insert Non-Pretentious Title Here]: MFA First Year Exhibition
April 4 through April 19, 2015
American University’s Department of Art presents the work of current MFA candidates in their first year of the Studio Arts program. [Insert Non-Pretentious Title Here] is a compilation of works from American...
2015_DC_KatzenXT_Goldst_1504048DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring I Gallery Talk: Guy Goldstein
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_MFA_Thesis29DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring II Exhibit: Blueprint: MFA Thesis Exhibition
Blueprint: MFA Thesis Exhibition
On view April 25 – May 10
American University’s Department of Art proudly presents their Masters of Fine Art Thesis candidates: Nathan Mullins, Ayad Almissouri, Angelina Samudre, Jenny Wu, Mandy Cooper, Michael Holt, Robert Yi, Tim Hoyt. This exhibition showcases an...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Lost6DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring II Exhibit: Lost and Found: Young Art from Lithuania
Lost and Found: Young Art from Lithuania
On view April 25 – May 24
The MFA Curatorial Practice students from American University and Vilnius Academy of Arts (VAA) in Lithuania present a unique project as a part of an educational and artistic exchange between the two universities: Lost and Found: Young...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015B_Stone13DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B Spring II Exhibit: Stone, Silence and Speech: Sculptures by Sy Gresser
Stone, Silence and Speech: Sculptures by Sy Gresser
Curated by Ori Z. Soltes
On view April 25 – August 16
Over more than six decades, Sy Gresser (1926-2014) wrestled with issues and ideas that define humanity. Beginning as a poet, he metamorphosed into a sculptor of stone and wood. If nothing is more...
2015_DC_KatzenO_15040420DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B1 Spring I Opening Reception (Public)
Including V. Ramesh with one of his favorite pieces.
2015_DC_KatzenO_1504255DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015B2 Spring II Opening Reception (Public)
2015_DC_KatzenXT_Atomic70_150805115DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Closing: Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombings
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Atomic Bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, this evening will include testimony by two Hibakushi (survivors of the atomic bombings) and a piano and choral performance by the children of Little Friends of Peace.
Program (in sequence):
* Melvin Hardy
*...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015C_Atomic244DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Exhibit: Hiroshima-Nagaski: Atomic Bomb Exhibition
Hiroshima-Nagaski: Atomic Bomb Exhibition
June 13 through August 16, 2015
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the attacks, this powerful show will include 20 artifacts collected from the debris of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as well as 6 large folding screens that depict...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015C_Outliers15DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Exhibit: Outliers: Kurt Godwin and Betsy Packard
Outliers: Kurt Godwin and Betsy Packard
June 13 through July 26, 2015
Curated by J.W. Mahoney, Outliers is a dialogue between two Washington-area artists who have been working outside the boundaries of mainstream contemporary art for over three decades. These artists have effectively transformed...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015C_Winslow33DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Exhibit: Realism Transformed: John Winslow's Wild New World
Realism Transformed: John Winslow's Wild New World
June 13 through July 26, 2015
In the early to mid 1980s masterful Washington realist John Winslow engineered a series of stunning changes in his work: Precisely defined spaces became ambiguous, right angles became swooping curves, and once-static...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015C_Ziedins51DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Exhibit: Visvaldis Ziedins: Travels in the Imagination
Visvaldis Ziedins: Travels in the Imagination
June 13 through July 26, 2015
Working quietly and in near obscurity during the dark days of the Latvian Soviet period, artist Visvaldis Ziedins amassed a remarkable body of over 3,000 works. This survey brings his witty assemblages, sculptures, collages...
2015_DC_KatzenXT_AtomicT_15080553DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Gallery Talk: Hiroshima-Nagaski: Atomic Bomb Exhibition
Hiroshima-Nagaski: Atomic Bomb Exhibition
June 13 through August 16, 2015
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the attacks, this powerful show will include 20 artifacts collected from the debris of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as well as 6 large folding screens that depict...
2015_DC_KatzenXT_Ziedins_15061262DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Gallery Talk: Visvaldis Ziedins exhibit
Reception & Preview of Visvaldis Ziedins: Travels in the Imagination:
Join the exhibit preview with remarks by the Ambassador of the Republic of Latvia H.E. Andris Razans. Visvaldis Ziedins exhibit Travels in the Imagination is part of Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union public...
2015_DC_KatzenO_15061211DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Opening Reception (Member)
2015_DC_KatzenXT_Decision_15062353DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Panel Discussion: Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb
Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition: Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb
This film screening and symposium will bring together a panel of prominent historians to reflect on the decision to drop the atomic bombs and its implications. Free and open to the public.
Film screening of "The Bomb" from...
2015_DC_KatzenXT_Remember_150616151DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015C Summer Panel Discussion: To Remember and Reflect
Panel Discussion: To Remember and Reflect:
In conjunction with the Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition, this panel brings together several artists who have addressed war-related suffering in their own work. Panelists include Kristine Yuki Aono, Kitty Klaidman, Miriam Morsel Nathan, and Aida...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015D_10Years29DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Exhibit: 10th Year Wall
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015D_Blood8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Exhibit: Blood Mirror
Blood Mirror
September 12 through October 18, 2015
Blood Mirror, organized by artist Jordan Eagles, seeks to create an open dialogue and effect change around the US Food & Drug Administration's current discriminatory policy on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
In 2015, Jordan Eagles...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015D_Knodel51DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Exhibit: Gerhardt Knodel: Let the Games Begin!
Gerhardt Knodel: Let the Games Begin!
September 12 through October 18, 2015
In Gerhardt Knodel’s latest work, gaming-based strategies provide both a visual and conceptual point of entry. Like game playing, involvement often yields unexpected consequences. Approached as pure entertainment, games can...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015D_Shaffer40DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Exhibit: Mary Shaffer: Reflections and Contradictions
Mary Shaffer: Reflections and Contradictions
September 12 through October 18, 2015
Influential sculptor Mary Shaffer creates a site-specific glass and metal “tool-wall” installation for her solo-exhibition to feature her fascination with discarded tools. "I take lovingly crafted, hand-forged tools —...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015D_Pulse43DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Exhibit: Pulse of the Future
Pulse of the Future
September 12 through October 18, 2015
Contemporary Chinese Art captured the world's attention in the 1980s. Now the next generation is coming of age and staking its own claim for artistic precedence.
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015D_McConnell11DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Exhibit: Walter McConnell: Itinerant Edens
Walter McConnell: Itinerant Edens
September 12 to October 18, 2015
A series of male figures derived from familial models are central to Walter McConnell’s installation Of Fable and Facsimile. Rendered in moist, unfired clay and sealed in terrarium-like plastic enclosures, McConnell’s earthen bodies...
2015_DC_KatzenO_15091196DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Opening Reception (Member)
Artists who spoke tonight included Walter McConnell, Gerhardt Knodel, and Mary Shaffer. The contemporary Chinese art community was represented by artists Shaowei Deng and Jie Wang, and BG Muhn helped the delegation.
2015_DC_KatzenO_15091265DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015D Early Fall Opening Reception (Public)
Artists who spoke tonight included Gerhardt Knodel and Mary Shaffer. The contemporary Chinese art community was represented by artists Shaowei Deng and Jie Wang, and BG Muhn helped the delegation. Other artists present included Chawky Frenn and Pat Goslee.
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015E_Design8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015E Late Fall Exhibit: Art and Design: Two Designers and Their Art
Art and Design: Two Designers and Their Art
Michael Graham and Marc Pekala
November 7 through December 13, 2015
Michael Graham and Marc Pekala both trained in graphic design programs and went on to careers in teaching and commercial design. Their design educations provided a foundation and language...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015E_Ress8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015E Late Fall Exhibit: Beverly Ress: The World Is a Narrow Bridge
Beverly Ress: The World Is a Narrow Bridge
November 7 through December 13, 2015
Over the past several years Beverly Ress has focused on drawing objects collected by natural history and medical museums, then manipulating the paper on which they're drawn. Her closely observed renderings of objects...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015E_White10DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015E Late Fall Exhibit: Joseph White: Post-It
Joseph White: Post-It
November 7 through December 13, 2015
A retrospective of DC artist Joseph White shows the diversity of his work from the 1980s to the present. The exhibition includes large-scale representational paintings, works on paper and his latest paintings based on Post-It drawings.
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015E_Klagsbrun11DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015E Late Fall Exhibit: Micheline Klagsbrun: Free Fall Flow
Micheline Klagsbrun: Free Fall Flow
November 7 through December 13, 2015
DC-based artist Micheline Klagsbrun's latest work ranges from ink and pencil drawings on vellum to large canvases and three-dimensional wall hangings and sculptural forms. Created by a dynamic interplay of lines, colors and...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015E_Kessler8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015E Late Fall Exhibit: Susanne Kessler: Jerusalem
Susanne Kessler: Jerusalem
November 7 through December 13, 2015
Tracing the lines of the city map of Jerusalem with pencil or wire, again and again, like a mantra or prayer, allows Susanne Kessler to feel close to Jerusalem—the city of mankind. A city where three monotheistic religions come together,...
2015_DC_KatzenX_2015E_Vesper44DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2015E Late Fall Exhibit: Titus Kaphar: The Vesper Project
Titus Kaphar: The Vesper Project
November 7 through December 13, 2015
This installation is a massive sculptural statement which weaves the artist's own work into the walls of a 19th century American house. Kaphar's most ambitious expression to date, The Vesper Project is a culmination of an intense...
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Stout_16013012DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Artist Talk: Renee Stout
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016A_Impact79DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Exhibit: Impact! The Legacy of the Women’s Caucus for Art
Impact! The Legacy of the Women’s Caucus for Art
January 23 through March 13, 2016
Impact! The Legacy of the Women's Caucus for Art (WCA) celebrates the impact of the WCA Lifetime Achievement Awards presented annually to artists, art historians, and curators since they were first presented at the...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016A_Michael14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Exhibit: Maggie Michael: A Phrase Hung in Midair As If Frozen
Maggie Michael: A Phrase Hung in Midair As If Frozen
January 23 through March 13, 2016
This mid-career survey features the work of Washington, DC-based artist Maggie Michael from 2002 to the present day. Her paintings—at once intuitive and conceptual—are a direct response to the world around it....
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016A_Stout16DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Exhibit: Renée Stout -- Tales of the Conjure Woman
Renée Stout -- Tales of the Conjure Woman
January 23 through March 13, 2016
The exhibition features recent work by DC-based Renée Stout, who is best known for her exploration of vestigial retentions of African cultural traditions as manifested in contemporary America. For many years, the artist has...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016A_Circle11DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Exhibit: (Alper) Circle of Friends
Circle of Friends
January 23 through March 13, 2016
In conjunction with Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman, the inaugural exhibition of the Alper Initiative for Washington Art features 16 woman artists from the Baltimore/Washington region who formed Stout's artistic cohort. These artists...
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Schoett_16030827DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Gallery Talk: Pushing Boundaries with Ellouise Schoettler
Pushing Boundaries with Elouise Schoettler
A special one-woman show by nationally known Maryland storyteller Ellouise Schoettler in conjunction with Impact! The Legacy of the Women's Caucus for Art and Women’s History Month.
Local cable host, producer, and nationally known storyteller, Ellouise...
2016_DC_KatzenO_16013060DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016A Winter Opening Reception (Public)
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016B_MFA_1Yr14DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Exhibit: 196K: MFA First Year Exhibition
196K: MFA First Year Exhibition
April 2 - April 20, 2016
American University's Department of Art and Studio Art Program present the work of their first year masters of fine art thesis candidates: Mills Brown, Aaron Eckstein, Yar Koporulin, Sarah Norman, Sarah O'Donoghue, Jen Smith, and Zarina...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016B_MacDonald36DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Exhibit: Kevin MacDonald: The Tension of a Suspended Moment
Kevin MacDonald: The Tension of a Suspended Moment
April 2 through May 29, 2016
An empty booth at a diner. The façade of a suburban cottage. Factory chimneys outlined against a gray sky. These are just a few of the images rendered in color pencil, pastel, or oil paint by the artist Kevin MacDonald....
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016B_Southern29DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Exhibit: Southern Constellations
Southern Constellations
April 2 through May 29, 2016
Southern Constellations is the 3rd exhibition in Transformer’s four-part Do You Know Where Your Art Comes From? series presented over two years in the AU Museum. Curated by Victoria Reis, Executive & Artistic Director of Transformer, in...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016B_MFA_Thesis64DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Exhibit: Ten: MFA Thesis Exhibition
Ten: MFA Thesis Exhibition
April 30-May 29, 2016
American University's Studio Art Program presents the work of master's of fine art thesis candidates: Sara Caporaletti, Sarah Dale, Carey Francis, Jihee Kang, Jean Kim, Zack McGhin, Calli Moore, Joumana Moukarim, Samantha Sethi, and Katelyn Wood. Ten:...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016B_Dunlap43DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Exhibit: William Dunlap: Look at It -- Think About It
William Dunlap: Look at It -- Think About It
April 2 through May 29, 2016
"Narrative is tricky business. Yet the telling of universal stories through art can bind us together and bring new, enhanced areas of self-understanding. William Dunlap’s assemblages of elements taken from his life, our lives,...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016B_Twisted7DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Exhibit: (Alper) Twisted Teenage Plot
Twisted Teenage Plot
April 2 through May 29, 2016
Coinciding with a retrospective of Kevin MacDonald, the Alper Initiative for Washington Art presents the second exhibition in its space: Twisted Teenage Plot.
Besides being an excellent artist, MacDonald also played in bands, most notably Twisted...
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Dunlap_16040173DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B Spring Gallery Talk: William Dunlap
Members Only Preview:
Director Jack Rasmussen invites members to preview the Spring exhibitions early. At 6 pm, artist William Dunlap will discuss the artist’s work in Look At It — Think About It.
2016_DC_KatzenO_16040142DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B1 Spring I Opening Reception (Member)
Folks include James Symington, Jack Rasmussen, and Glenn Marcus.
2016_DC_KatzenXT_ArtJam_16052161DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016B2 Spring II DC Art Jam
A jam session featuring special guest artists from the art rock bands Twisted Teenage Plot, Urban Verbs, The Slickee Boys and Danger Painters.
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Korea_16081386DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Closing Gallery Talk: Hannah Joo and BG Muhn
Please join us for the Closing Reception for "Contemporary North Korean Art: The Evolution of Socialist Realism" on Saturday August 13 at 5 pm in the AU Museum.
The evening includes Korean snacks, a discussion of contemporary North Korean art in the exhibition with Curator B.G. Muhn followed by a tour...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016C_Bandits60DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Exhibit: Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil
Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil
June 18 through August 14, 2016
Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints explores how the ancient cultures of Africa blended with indigenous and colonial Portuguese traditions to form the vibrant and complex cultural mosaic of modern...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016C_SKorea34DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Exhibit: South Korean Art: Examining Life through Social Realities
South Korean Art: Examining Life through Social Realities
June 18 through August 14, 2016
Examining Life Through Social Realities documents and examines life and the social realities of people living on the Korean peninsula through the Realist paintings of ten South Korean contemporary artists. As...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016C_Looking39DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Exhibit: (Alper) The Looking Glass: Artist Immigrants of Washington
The Looking Glass: Artist Immigrants of Washington
June 18 through August 14, 2016
The Alper Initiative for Washington Art celebrates ten artists who left Latin America for many different reasons over the last sixty years—primarily for safety, freedom, and opportunity—and made their homes, and their...
2016_DC_KatzenXT_BGMuhn_16061889DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Gallery Talk: BG Muhn
Gallery Talk with BG Muhn
Join Georgetown professor, artist, and curator BG Muhn for a tour of two exhibitions of North and South Korean contemporary art and a discussion on the impact of culture on the artistic style of each republic.
During his talk, BG pointed out several people in the audience...
2016_DC_KatzenO_16061862DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016C Summer Opening Reception (Public)
Artists photographed here include: Frida Larios ("Underwater Serpent", "Underworld Fireflies", and "Underworld"), Chawky Frenn, Joan Belmar ("Trans-Lucid #IV, Al Fin del Mundo, At the End of the World"), Irene Clouthier (paper airplanes), and Carolina Mayorga (performance artist).
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016D_Hung_Liu61DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Exhibit: Hung Liu: Daughter of China, Resident Alien
Hung Liu: Daughter of China, Resident Alien
September 6 through October 23, 2016
Timed to coincide with the quadrennial frenzy of the national presidential election, Liu’s exhibition reflects upon two themes—refugees and heroines—that, while politically topical, are also deeply woven into her...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016D_Portal2DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Exhibit: Portal Screens: DC to Milwaukee's Amani Neighborhood
Portal Screens: DC to Milwaukee's Amani Neighborhood
September 6 through October 23, 2016
A Channel at the museum’s entrance, a live bi-directional video wall, will act like an open window connecting two locations across the world: Northwest Washington, DC and >Milwaukee's Amani Neighborhood. Through...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016D_Silos32DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Exhibit: Silos
Silos
September 6 through October 23, 2016
Curated by Jeffreen M. Hayes, Ph.D
As a microcosm of our society, the art world maintains a system of marginalization based on racial and cultural difference. Artists identified as “other” function in silos, just as they do in society. This exhibition...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016D_Todas32DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Exhibit: Todas las Manos
Todas las Manos
September 6 through October 23, 2016
This exhibition is an interdisciplinary public art project that celebrates human rights and global justice, commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the deaths of former Chilean Ambassador Orlando Letelier and co-worker Ronni Karpen Moffitt in...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016D_Updraft8DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Exhibit: Updraft America
Updraft America
September 6 through October 23, 2016
Washington, DC, sculptor (and former Senate aide) Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg manifests Americans’ frustration with our gridlocked partisan politics by taking an entire year of the official proceedings of the United States Congress, as documented in...
2016_DC_KatzenX_2016D_Nation50DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Exhibit: (Alper) It Takes a Nation: Art for Social Justice
It Takes a Nation: Art for Social Justice
WITH EMORY DOUGLAS, AND THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY, AFRICOBRA, AND CONTEMPORARY WASHINGTON ARTISTS
Curated by Sandy Bellamy
September 6 through October 23, 2016
In the Alper Initiative space, Washington artists respond to the graphics of Black Panther artist...
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Alien_160910165DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Gallery Talk: Daughter of China, Resident Alien w/Hung Liu
Gallery Talk: Daughter of China, Resident Alien
Chinese-born American artist Hung Liu will speak about two timely themes that are reflected in her current body of work: refugees and heroines.
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Silos_16090980DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Gallery Talk: Jeffreen Hayes (Silos) w/Ellington Robinson, Wesley Clark, and Yaw Agyeman
Member's Preview
Director and Curator Jack Rasmussen invites members to a first look at the Early Fall Exhibitions, including a tour of Silos with curator Jeffreen Hayes, Ph.D.
2016_DC_KatzenXT_Letelier_160922278DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Letelier-Moffitt commemoration
Mural event with Chilean president Michelle Bachelet.
Speakers in sequence:
* ???
* Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
* Francisco Letelier, artist, "Todas las Manos"
* Mural unveiling and tour
* Michelle Bachelet, President of...
2016_DC_KatzenO_16091036DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2016D Early Fall Opening Reception (Public)
During the event, Aviva Kempner introduced me to Francisco Letelier who was there with his Todas Las Manos exhibition.


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