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Now on display at the National Museum of American History... the Batmobile from Batman (1989).

DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Batmobile (21 images)
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2018_01_22A_Purple_Line10MD -- Purple Line
Construction equipment by the Flower Avenue Giants. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_22B_SIPG_Krim4DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Memoriam: Mathilde Krim
In Memoriam: Mathilde Krim
January 22, 2018 – TBA
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life and accomplishments of AIDS research pioneer Dr. Mathilde Krim with a photograph by Annie Leibovitz. In Leibovitz’s bust-length photo taken in 1998, Krim wears a looped AIDS-awareness pin... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_22C_Cashin46Wilson Center and National History Center -- Sheryll Cashin ("Loving: Interracial Intimacy in America")
Loving: Interracial Intimacy in America and the Threat to White Supremacy
Drawing from the earliest chapters in US history, legal scholar Sheryll Cashin reveals the enduring legacy of America’s original sin, tracing how we transformed from a country without an entrenched construction of race to a... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_22D_Harris38Washington Post -- Robert Harris ("Munich") w/David Ignatius
Washington Post Columnist David Ignatius sat down with author Robert Harris to discuss his latest book, “Munich,” which has already achieved best seller status in the United Kingdom and was released in the United States on January 16. The two best-selling authors discussed their works, the geopolitical... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A1_Amerind_Amer_Gal104DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- Gallery
Americans -- Room: Gallery
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names, advertising, and that holiday in November. Americans invites visitors to take a closer look, and to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A2_Amerind_Amer_Act107DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- The Removal Act
Americans -- Room: The Removal Act: Trail of Tears: Not what you think. Not even close.
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names, advertising, and that holiday in... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A3_Amerind_Amer_Win78DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- The Indians Win
Americans -- Room: The Indians Win: The Battle of Little Bighorn was one of the most shocking events in American history
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20A4_Amerind_Amer_Que66DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian -- Exhibit: Americans -- Queen of America
Americans -- Room: Queen of America: Why did Pocahontas captivate people in her own time and every generation that followed?
January 18, 2018 – 2022
American Indians represent less than 1 percent of the U.S. population, yet names and images of Indians are everywhere: military weapons, town names,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20B_AmerInd10DC -- Natl Museum of the American Indian (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20C_SIAIR_Bldg9DC -- Natl Air and Space Museum -- General
I hadn't seen the Star Wars costumes by the IMAX theater before. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20D1_Ft_Stevens5DC -- Circle Forts -- Fort Stevens Park (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_20D2_Emory8DC -- Emory United Methodist Church (by Fort Stevens) (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_18A1_Wolff126Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- Michael Wolff ("Fire and Fury") w/Jonathan Capehart
Michael Wolff - Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House — at Sixth & I
Michael Wolff's account of the first year of the Trump administration delves behind the barrage of tweets, accusations, denials, and belligerence to find out what's really been going on in the White House. In this astonishing... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17A_Boot70Natl Archives -- Max Boot ("The Road Not Taken")
The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam
In this biography of legendary CIA operative Edward Lansdale, military historian Max Boot demonstrates how America’s giant military bureaucracy in Vietnam crushed Lansdale’s policy of diplomacy to win the trust of the Vietnamese... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17B1_AIA_Awards102DC -- AIA|DC -- Exhibit: 2017 Unbuilt, Washingtonian Residential Design, and Chapter Design Awards
This exhibition combines award-winning projects from three of AIA|DC’s largest competitions:
* Unbuilt Washington Awards
* Washingtonian Residential Design Awards
* Chapter Design Awards
Each year, our competitions recognize practitioners, educators, and students within the architecture community... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17B2_AIA_Portraits10DC -- AIA|DC -- Suman Sorg Gallery of architect portraits (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C1_1301PA6DC -- 1301 Penn Ave NW (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C2_FPlaza3DC -- Freedom Plaza (incl Pulaski statue) (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C3_JAWilson4DC -- John A. Wilson Building (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C4_Pershing11DC -- Pershing Park (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C5_Willard36DC -- Willard InterContinental Washington (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C6_SINMAA_Vw10DC -- NMAAHC -- View from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17C7_Wash_Mon13DC -- Washington Monument (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17D1_SIAH_City_Hope58DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign
City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign
December 15, 2017 – Indefinitely
City of Hope commemorates the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s daring vision to end poverty in the United States. With newly discovered photographs and videos, the exhibition encourages visitors to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17D2_SIAH_Gowns12DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: First Ladies
I had not seen the Melania Trump gown since it had been installed. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17D3_SIAH_Batmobile21DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Batmobile
From https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/what-batmobile-tells-us-about-american-dream-180967846/

What the Batmobile Tells Us About the American Dream
Fans of DC Comics will go batty for this new installation at the National Museum of American History

On long-term loan from... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17E1_Old_Post_Museum50DC -- Old Post Office -- Exhibit: Museum
It hadn't been finished the first time I visited. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17E2_1000F2DC -- Penn Qtr -- 1000 F St NW block (near Petersen House) (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_17F1_Press_Freedom121Newseum & CPJ -- Panel -- Journalism in the Trump Era: Assessing Press Freedom in the United States
Journalism in the Trump Era: Assessing Press Freedom in the United States 
As the nation marks the first year of the Donald Trump administration, a panel of journalists will examine the state of press freedom in the United States.
Introduction:
* Jan Neuharth, chief executive officer, Freedom... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_15_Race_In_America113Politics & Prose -- Panel -- "Race in America Today" (5th) w/April Ryan, Mary Frances Berry, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Wesley Lowery, and Jason Riley
Race in America Today
A Panel Discussion with Mary Frances Berry, Bishop T. D. Jakes, Wesley Lowery, and Jason Riley
Moderated by April Ryan
Join April Ryan for the fifth in an ongoing series of discussions focusing on race in America. As in previous presentations, Ryan will moderate a panel of... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13A_DC_In_DC20DC -- DC in DC -- Miscellaneous (Saturday) (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13B_Art_Matter110DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen
The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen
Just how do our favorite DC Super Heroes fly from the page to the screen? As part of the DC in D.C. event, this behind-the-scenes panel discussion on the creative process provides an “origin story” of how some of DC’s greatest Super Heroes on the page have... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13C_Shades109DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Many Shades Of Heroism: Through The African American Lens
The Many Shades Of Heroism: Through The African American Lens
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this panel discussion will look beyond the super suit to the African-American men and women who are heroes to their community. 2018 will not only bring Black Lightning, a new African-American DC Super Hero to... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13D_Wonder113DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: Wonder Women
Wonder Women
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this super-powered panel includes WBTV stars plus DC writers and artists. Last summer, DC and Warner Bros. Pictures’ Wonder Woman took charge of screens in an unprecedented way, toppling the cinematic patriarchy and paving the way for even more super women.... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13E_Pride96DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Pride Of DC: The Art Of LGBTQ Inclusion
The Pride Of DC: The Art Of LGBTQ Inclusion
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this wide-ranging panel discussion with Warner Bros. Television creatives and DC writers explores inclusion for LGBTQ characters.On December 8, history was made with the debut of Freedom Fighters: The Ray, a new animated... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13F1_Aftermath128DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Aftermath: Battle & Trauma In Comics
Panel: The Aftermath: Battle & Trauma In Comics
As part of the DC in D.C. event, this panel session is a thoughtful discussion about the lasting effects of battlefield trauma. DC’s Batman author and former CIA counter-terrorism operations officer Tom King takes on Jack Kirby’s Mister Miracle in a new... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13H_Phantom_Thread13AFI -- "Phantom Thread" w/Souvenir Programs
Phantom Thread in 70mm
Special Features: Limited time only: exclusive 70mm engagement! Souvenir programs available while supplies last.
Two Golden Globe nominations: Best Actor, Drama, and Best Original Score
Surrounded by the glamour of 1950s London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_12A_SIPG_Portrait7DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Portraits (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_12B1_Gotham165DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: Batman: Gotham Gaslamp World Premier
Batman: Gotham By Gaslight Premiere Screening (18+)
Batman: Gotham By Gaslight Premiere Screening (For Mature Audiences 18+ Years of Age) — Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment provide a new take on Batman as a steampunk Dark Knight hunts Jack the Ripper through the shadows of turn of the... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_12C_DC_In_DC9DC -- DC in DC -- Miscellaneous (Friday) (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_11_SAAM_Staff106Reynolds Center -- Staff -- American Art Staff Recognition Party (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_10_Folktales86Natl Archives -- Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Maria Tatar ("The Annotated African American Folktales") w/A'Lelia Bundles
African American Folktales
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Maria Tatar will discuss their book, The Annotated African American Folktales. The illustrated book celebrates nearly 170 stories across several continents and is a kaleidoscopic study of the African American folklore tradition. It presents fairy... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08A_Duffin82DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Michael Duffin (“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism”)
“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism” with Michael Duffin of the State Department’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism, author of https://blogs.state.gov/stories/2017/05/17/en/role-cities-countering-violent-extremism
Program:
* Adam C. Powell III,... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08B1_WB_VC_Art26DC -- World Bank -- Visitor Center -- Art Gallery
The World Bank's bookstore closed in 2016 and they replaced it with a new Visitor Center. It opened November 15, 2017 but this was the first time I'd seen it. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08B2_WB_VC28DC -- World Bank -- Visitor Center
The World Bank's bookstore closed in 2016 and they replaced it with a new Visitor Center. It opened November 15, 2017 but this was the first time I'd seen it. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08C_Metro_FW8Metro Station -- Farragut West (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08D1_Purple_Line2MD -- Purple Line
A sign for the Purple Line has gone up at the Silver Spring Metro station. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08D2_Bikeshare14MD -- Bike Sharing
The new dockless bicycles are sort of like litter now, being discarded throughout the neighborhood. I have no idea what happens when the snow plows come. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08D3_SS_1stBaptist6MD -- Silver Spring -- First Baptist Church development (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_06A1_NSO_Orch74Reynolds Center (NPG) -- NSO Day of Music and Art at the National Portrait Gallery
NSO Day of Music and Art at the National Portrait Gallery:
Enjoy a day of performances and educational activities that explore the connections between music and portraiture. The program is organized in partnership with the National Symphony Orchestra. (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_06B1_SIPG_Love4Ward12DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Exhibit: Kelsey Montague's "Love It Forward" (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_06B2_SIPG_Beaten55DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (SAAM archives) -- Exhibit: Off the Beaten Track
Off the Beaten Track: A Road Trip through the Archives of American Art
December 8, 2017 - June 3, 2018
Join us on a road trip through the Archives of American Art. The photographs, sketches, diaries, correspondence, and video recordings on view reveal how artists have shaped and are shaped by their... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_06C_Memory_Palace89Sixth & I -- Memory Palace w/Nate DiMeo
The Memory Palace
The Memory Palace tells short, surprising stories from the dustier corners of American history, set to music. They’re sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, and often a bit of both. Its host and creator, Nate DiMeo, is a journalist, television writer, and author of an actual... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28A_Ike_Mem21DC -- Eisenhower National Memorial
They've finally closed off Maryland Avenue and the block where the memorial will be placed. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28B1_Grant_Mem4DC -- Ulysses S. Grant Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28B2_CapitolX50DC -- U.S. Capitol (exterior) -- Christmas Tree (2017) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28B3_Garfield_Mem3DC -- James A. Garfield Monument (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28C1_Botanic_XMas83DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Exhibit: Christmas (2017) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28C2_Botanic_CAC15DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Performance: Christmas (2017) -- Capital Accord Chorus (choral performance)
December 2017 holiday concert series:
Dec. 28: Capital Accord Chorus (choral) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_28C3_Botanic2DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_26A_Harpers_VC64WV -- Harpers Ferry NHP -- Downtown Visitor Center (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_26B_Harpers_Ext58WV -- Harpers Ferry NHP -- Exterior Shots (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_26C1_Harpers_JBrown70WV -- Harpers Ferry NHP -- Exhibit: John Brown Museum (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_26C2_Harpers_JBrown_Jex41WV -- Harpers Ferry NHP -- Exhibit: John Brown Museum -- Garnet Jex Paintings
Temporary exhibit of landscape paintings of Harpers Ferry by Garnet Jex. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_26C3_Harpers_RR1WV -- Harpers Ferry NHP -- Railroad Station (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25A1_Arlington_MainVC168VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- Main Visitor Center (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25A2_Arlington_Kennedy9VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- Kennedy Gravesites (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25A3_Arlington_Main57VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- Not Covered Elsewhere
I finally checked out the graves of John Glenn (who I thought would be more prominently positioned) as well as Frank Buckles, the last US veteran from World War I. I'd shaken hands with both of them before they'd died and I wanted to complete that circle. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25A4_Arlington_Maine3VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- USS Maine mast area (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25B1_Arlington_UnkX42VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- Event: Christmas (2017) @ Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
There were 20 honor guards present for the wreath-laying ceremony this year. And Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis was spotted before the ended. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25B2_Arlington_Unk34VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_25B3_Arlington_UnkVC45VA -- Arlington Natl Cemetery -- Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Visitor Center (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22A1_NYC28NY -- NYC -- Miscellaneous (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22A2_Penn_Station8NY -- NYC -- Penn Station (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22A3_NYC_Macys10NY -- NYC -- Macy's Herald Square (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22A4_NYC_34th26NY -- NYC -- 34th Street District Signs (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22A5_NYC_Amazon3NY -- NYC -- Amazon Store
I'd never been in an Amazon Store before. I asked what their pricing policy was and was told for Prime members, it's the price on the web and otherwise it's the list price. (Except for electronics like the Kindle that are always web priced.) The aide said there were currently 14 Amazon Stores around the... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22A6_NYC_411Fifth14NY -- NYC -- 411 Fifth Avenue (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22B1_NYPL20NY -- NYC -- New York Public Library Main Branch (Stephen A. Schwarzman Bldg) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22B2_NYPL_Picturing58NY -- NYC -- New York Public Library -- Exhibit: Picturing the City: Illustrated Maps of NYC
Picturing the City: Illustrated Maps of NYC
Open now. Ends April 9th, 2018.
The New York Public Library’s extensive map collection includes a treasure trove of artistically creative cartography. When maps are embellished with pictures, as they have been since mapping began, we receive geographic... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22B3_NYPL_Recent249NY -- NYC -- New York Public Library -- Exhibit: What's New? Recent Acquisitions
What's New? Recent Acquisitions
Open now. Ends February 11th, 2018.
In the Wachenheim gallery, curators from research collections across the Library tell the stories behind our newest holdings, from a book printed in Peru 500 years ago to the set design for the musical In the Heights. On the third... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22B4_NYPL_WritersX28NY -- NYC -- New York Public Library -- Exhibit: A Writer's Christmas: Dickens & More
A Writer's Christmas: Dickens & More
Open now. Ends January 8th, 2018.
The arrival of Christmas evokes a range of feelings in most of us—from intense nostalgia, to playful whimsy, to high seriousness, to simple joy. In this respect, great writers are no different. Now on display, from the Library's... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22C1_NYC_Saks2NY -- NYC -- Saks Fifth Avenue (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22C2_Rock_Center42NY -- NYC -- Rockefeller Center
Santa Claus was on the ice skating rink for Christmas. Also includes the lobby of 45 Rockefeller Plaza with it's Gillie and Marc Papparazi Dogs sculptures. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22C3_Rock_Lego18NY -- NYC -- Rockefeller Center -- Lego Store (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22C4_NYC_Tiffany4NY -- NYC -- Tiffany's (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22D1_CP_Sherman10NY -- NYC -- Central Park -- Sherman Monument (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22D2_CP_Fences6NY -- NYC -- Central Park -- Ai Weiwei: Good Fences Make Good Neighbors
On View: October 12, 2017 - February 11, 2018
Ai Weiwei: Good Fences Make Good Neighbors
Ai Weiwei conceived this multi-site, multi-media exhibition for public spaces, monuments, buildings, transportation sites, and advertising platforms throughout New York City. Collectively, these elements comprise... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22D3_Central_Park44NY -- NYC -- Central Park (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22D4_NYC_Subway21NY -- NYC -- Subway Stops (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22D5_AMONH5NY -- NYC -- American Museum of Natural History (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22E1_Met_Art_Rodin115NY -- NYC -- Metropolitan Museum of Art -- Exhibit: Rodin at the Met
Rodin at the Met
September 16, 2017–January 15, 2018
On the centenary of the death of Auguste Rodin (1840–1917), The Metropolitan Museum of Art celebrates its historic collection of the artist's work. Nearly 50 marbles, bronzes, plasters, and terracottas by Rodin, representing more than a century of... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22E2_Met_Art_Michel423NY -- NYC -- Metropolitan Museum of Art -- Exhibit: Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman & Designer
Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman & Designer
November 13, 2017–February 12, 2018
Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564), a towering genius in the history of Western art, is the subject of this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition. During his long life, Michelangelo was celebrated for the excellence of his disegno,... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22E4_Met_Art_WWI293NY -- NYC -- Metropolitan Museum of Art -- Exhibit: World War I and the Visual Arts
World War I and the Visual Arts
July 31, 2017–January 7, 2018
Expressing a range of emotions, the selected works in this Bulletin powerfully evoke how artists responded to the world's first modern war.
Organized to commemorate the anniversary of World War I, this exhibition focuses on the impact of... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F1_Cooper_Hewitt15NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F2_Cooper_Access15NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit: Access+Ability
Access+Ability
Now through Monday, September 3 2018
There has been a surge of design with and by people with a wide range of physical, cognitive, and sensory abilities. Fueled by advances in research, technology, and fabrication, this proliferation of functional, life-enhancing products is creating... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F3_Cooper_Vice30NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit: The Virtue in Vice
The Virtue in Vice
Now through Sunday, March 25 2018
Master craftsmanship, luxurious materials, and sensuous forms are highlighted in an exhibition of objects designed to amplify the pleasure of their use. Design disguises what we wish to remain private, tempts us with luxuries large and small, feeds... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F4_Cooper_Models7NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit: Models & Prototypes Gallery
Models & Prototypes Gallery
For the opening installation, the gallery presents the exceptional 18th- and 19th-century models of staircases and some significant architectural models donated to Cooper Hewitt by Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw. The models represent a range of design styles and techniques, but... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F5_Cooper_Japonism12NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit: Passion for the exotic: Japonism
Passion for the exotic: Japonism
Now through Monday, June 18 2018
Passion for the Exotic: Japonism explores the newfound influence of Japan on Western design in the late 19th century. A closed society until 1854, Japan ended its self-imposed isolation after American Commodore Matthew C. Perry led a... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F6_Cooper_Jewelry7NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit: Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection
Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection
Now through Monday, May 28 2018
Featuring nearly 150 brooches, necklaces, bracelets, and rings created by seminal designers from Europe, Asia, Australia, and North America, Jewelry of Ideas illuminates the radical conceptual and material... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F7_Cooper_Digital29NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit: Joris Laarman Lab: Design in the Digital Age
Joris Laarman Lab: Design in the Digital Age
Now through Monday, January 15 2018
The first U.S. major exhibition of the Dutch designer Joris Laarman and his multidisciplinary team, known for their pioneering and elegant applications of digital technologies. Working at the intersection of design, art,... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22F8_Cooper_Ilonka3NY -- NYC -- Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum -- Exhibit:
Ilonka Karasz
On View Now through Monday, May 28 2018
Ilonka Karasz (American, b. Hungary, 1896–1981) is an important yet overlooked figure in 20th-century design. During her long and prolific career, she worked in a wide variety of media, producing designs for wallcoverings, textiles, carpets,... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22G1_NYHS6NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22G2_NYHS_Vietnam237NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: The Vietnam War: 1945 – 1975
The Vietnam War: 1945 – 1975
October 04, 2017 - April 22, 2018
The New-York Historical Society presents a groundbreaking exhibition on one of the most controversial events of the 20th century: the Vietnam War. Populating a 3,000-square-foot gallery with interpretive displays, digital media, artwork,... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22G3_NYHS_Time_Inc67NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: Time Inc.: The World in Words and Pictures
Time Inc.: The World in Words and Pictures
December 8, 2017 - September 2018
In 2015, the New-York Historical Society was given the reference archive of Time, Inc. The storied publishing empire was leaving its noted midtown headquarters and moving to a small set of spaces in lower Manhattan. There was... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22G4_NYHS_1Kind6NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: One of a Kind
One of a Kind
Displayed here are two objects of exceptional rarity in the fields of numismatics and philately: the 1933 Double Eagle Gold Coin and the “Inverted Jenny” 1918 Postage Stamp. Both owe their extraordinary value to historical flukes. In 1933, a half-million of the $20 coins were minted, just... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22G5_NYHS_Szyk132NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: Arthur Szyk: Soldier in Art
Arthur Szyk: Soldier in Art
September 15, 2017 - January 21, 2018
Ominous threats filled the years around World War II—Nazism, the escalating plight of European Jews, Fascism, Japanese militarism, and racism. Arthur Szyk, the great 20th-century activist in art, confronted the turbulent, hate-filled... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22G6_NYHS_WePeople4NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: We the People
We the People
July 25, 2017 - Ongoing
The meaning of the first three words of the U.S. Constitution—“We the people…”—has changed over the course of our nation’s history, and who constitutes “the people” is a topic of fierce debate even today. Constructed entirely from shoelaces donated by members of... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22H1_NYHS_Mapping161NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: Mapping America’s Road from Revolution to Independence
Mapping America’s Road from Revolution to Independence
November 03, 2017 - March 11, 2018
Mapping America’s Road from Revolution to Independence showcases hand-drawn and engraved maps from the 18th and early 19th centuries that illuminate the tremendous changes—geographic, political, and economic—that... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22H2_NYHS_Tiffany69NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: Gallery of Tiffany Lamps
Gallery of Tiffany Lamps
Ongoing
As the centerpiece of the transformed fourth floor, the Gallery of Tiffany Lamps features 100 illuminated Tiffany lamps from our spectacular collection, displayed within a dramatically lit jewel-like space. Regarded as one of the world’s largest and most encyclopedic,... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22H3_NYHS_Stories134NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: Objects Tell Stories
Objects Tell Stories
Ongoing
In the transformed Henry Luce III Center for the Study of American Culture on the fourth floor, treasures from our vast permanent collection tell the story of New York and American history. Themed displays in the North Gallery present a variety of topics—such as slavery,... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_22H4_NYHS_Hotbed47NY -- NYC -- New-York Historical Society -- Exhibit: Hotbed
Hotbed
November 03, 2017 - March 25, 2018
Hotbed explores the vibrant political and artistic scene of Greenwich Village in the early 20th century, where men and women joined forces across the boundaries of class and race to fight for a better world. At the heart of the downtown radicals’ crusade lay... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21A1_NYC13NY -- NYC -- Miscellaneous (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21A2_NYC_Hudson_Yards21NY -- NYC -- Hudson Yards (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21A3_NYC_Murals7NY -- NYC -- Murals (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21B1_High_Line54NY -- NYC -- High Line (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21B2_High_LineVw59NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Views from... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21B3_High_Line_Deliciosa5NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: La Deliciosa Show
Radamés “Juni” Figueroa
Mutations: La Deliciosa Show
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21B4_High_Line_Hop6NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Hop, Skip, Jump, and Fly: Escape From Gravity
Sheila Hicks
Hop, Skip, Jump, and Fly: Escape From Gravity
June 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21B5_High_Line_CTrap3NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: Avian Bird’s-Eye Burl Perch Camera Trap
Larry Bamburg
Mutations: Avian Bird’s-Eye Burl Perch Camera Trap
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21B6_High_Line_Canary5NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: The Emperor’s Canary
Joanna Malinowska and C.T. Jasper
Mutations: The Emperor’s Canary
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21C1_High_Line_Giantess3NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: Giantess
Sascha Braunig
Mutations: Giantess
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21C2_High_Line_Sphinx6NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: SPHINX JOACHIM
Marguerite Humeau
Mutations: SPHINX JOACHIM
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21C3_High_Line_Swallower6NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: L’Avalée des avalés (The Swallower Swallowed)
Jon Rafman
Mutations: L’Avalée des avalés (The Swallower Swallowed)
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21C4_High_Line_Floaters5NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: the floaters
Henry Taylor
the floaters
March 17, 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21C5_High_Line_Rest_In5NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: REST IN
Guan Xiao
Mutations: REST IN
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21C6_High_Line_Forecast3NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: The Forecast (New York Situation)
Dora Budor
Mutations: The Forecast (New York Situation)
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21D1_High_Line_Tidal3NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: Section of Intertidal Landscape (Hair Metastasis)
Max Hooper Schneider
Mutations: Section of Intertidal Landscape (Hair Metastasis)
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21D2_High_Line_Chess6NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: chess: relatives
Darren Bader
chess: relatives
May 6, 2017 – April 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21D3_High_Line_Amulet3NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: Amulet II
Jumana Manna
Mutations: Amulet II
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21D4_High_Line_Locus7NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: Locus of Control
Alisa Baremboym
Mutations: Locus of Control
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21D5_High_Line_Salam6NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: Mutations: Salamanderbrunnen
Veit Laurent Kurz
Mutations: Salamanderbrunnen
April 2017 – March 2018 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21D6_High_Line_95Horatio3NY -- NYC -- High Line -- Art: 95 Horatio Street, 2017
Do Hu Suh
95 Horatio Street, 2017
June 2017-ongoing (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E1_Hudson_River_Pk29NY -- NYC -- Hudson River Park (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E2_Hudson_RiverVw13NY -- NYC -- Hudson River Views (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E3_NYC_GNR_Pk86NY -- NYC -- Governor Nelson A Rockefeller Park (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E4_Irish_Hunger40NY -- NYC -- Irish Hunger Memorial (in Battery Park City) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E5_WTC5NY -- NYC -- World Trade Center site (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E6_NYC_140W28NY -- NYC -- 140 West (Verizon Building) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E7_NYC_Muni3NY -- NYC -- Manhattan Municipal Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21E8_NYC_COH23NY -- NYC -- Canyon of Heroes markers (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21F1_St_Paul116NY -- NYC -- St. Paul's Chapel
The 9/11 exhibit room was closed but at least I got in this time. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21F2_NYC_Woolworth11NY -- NYC -- Woolworth Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21F3_NYC_City_Hall4NY -- NYC -- City Hall/Park (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21F4_NYC_Helmsley1NY -- NYC -- Helmsley Bldg (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21G1_Brooklyn_Bridge125NY -- NYC -- Brooklyn Bridge (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21G2_Brooklyn_BridgeVw36NY -- NYC -- Brooklyn Bridge -- Views from... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21G3_Funseetz8NY -- NYC -- Fun Seetz (Eleanora Kupencow)
Six colorful sculptures depicting faces, figures and animals are currently perched on the Pearl Street Triangle on Old Fulton Street in DUMBO. Artist Eleanor Kupencow was inspired by the iconography of Mayan, Aboriginal, and Native American art, with a touch of Modern Art, when creating the installation... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21G4_Brooklyn_BPk29NY -- NYC -- Brooklyn Bridge Park (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21G5_Brooklyn6NY -- NYC -- Brooklyn (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21G6_BrooklynVw54NY -- NYC -- Brooklyn -- View of water from... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21H1_NYC_Subway5NY -- NYC -- Subway Stops (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21H2_NYC_EmpireX5NY -- NYC -- Empire State Building -- Exterior (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_21H3_Penn_Station9NY -- NYC -- Penn Station (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20A_Trenton_CapI112NJ -- Trenton -- State Capitol -- Interior Images (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20B1_Trenton_Cap10NJ -- Trenton -- State Capitol (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20B2_Trenton_Dreamers5NJ -- Trenton -- State Capitol -- (Small) Dreamers protest (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20C1_NJSM1NJ -- Trenton -- New Jersey State Museum (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20C2_NJSM_WWI_SV68NJ -- Trenton -- New Jersey State Museum -- Exhibit: Shifting Views: Artists who experienced World War I
Shifting Views: Artists who experienced World War I
On View Through August 19, 2018
Peaceful landscapes, busy city streets, linear abstractions, portraits of friends and family– these paintings, drawings, and prints were created by twenty-three artists who experienced the frontlines of World War I.... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20C3_NJSM_WWI_EE99NJ -- Trenton -- New Jersey State Museum -- Exhibit: Embattled Emblems: Posters and Flags of the First World War
Embattled Emblems: Posters and Flags of the First World War
On View Through August 19, 2018
Timed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the American intervention in World War I, this exhibition showcases posters and flags used to stir patriotism and support the cause of war. It also explores unknown... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20C4_NJSM_AmRev12NJ -- Trenton -- New Jersey State Museum -- Exhibit: Remembering the Revolution (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20C5_NJSM_Fine_Art142NJ -- Trenton -- New Jersey State Museum -- Exhibit: American Perspectives: The Fine Art Collection
American Perspectives: The Fine Art Collection
On Long-term View
This installation highlights the diversity of voices and visions found in 19th through 21st century American art. The exhibition explores the sources of artists' inspiration and how these inspirations changed over time; how travel to... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_20C6_NJSM_CWFlags27NJ -- Trenton -- New Jersey State Museum -- Exhibit: The Civil War Flag Collection of New Jersey
The Civil War Flag Collection of New Jersey
Now Open!
Get up close and personal with a rare collection of flags carried into battle by New Jersey’s Civil War soldiers and learn about our important role in the history of the War Between the States. New Jersey is one of the few states to actively... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19A1_AFLCIO_Movies61DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19A2_AFLCIO45DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19B_MacLean16DC -- AFL-CIO Headquarters -- 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... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C1_Callbox2DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C2_Penn_Qtr2DC -- Penn Quarter area (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C3_Fords8DC -- Ford's Theatre NHS (Theatre, Lobby) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C4_Law6DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C5_LawVC4DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Visitor Center (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C6_I3953DC -- I-395 (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19C7_Taxes11DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Tail end of the Tax Cut for the Rich protest (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19D1_Botanic_Xmas35DC -- U.S. Botanic Garden -- Exhibit: Christmas (2017) (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19D2_CapitolX34DC -- U.S. Capitol (exterior) -- Christmas Tree (2017)
Daytime only this visit. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19D3_SIPG_Bldg12DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center -- Building
Including the holiday courtyard decortations at night (which remind me of the images of Melania's White House decorations) as well as a visit by Gareth Hinds, Alison Morris, and Alexis and Kristen Frederick-Frost. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19D4_Chinatown3DC -- Chinatown area (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_19E1_So_Called277Sixth & I and Story District -- My So-Called Jewish Life (2017)
My So-Called Jewish Life
During Chanukah, experience the 9th annual night of funny, poignant, powerful, and peculiar autobiographical stories about all things Jewish, not-so-Jewish, and wanna-be Jewish. Storytellers include:
* Cody Pomeranz is a speechwriter from Cincinnati. He is the youngest of six... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_17A_Callbox9DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_17B1_NCath_O71DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Outside Images (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_17B2_NCath_Xmas141DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Christmas Creches (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_17B3_NCath_Quake17DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Event: Quake work (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_17C1_Rosedale12DC -- Rosedale Conservancy (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_17C2_Cleveland_Pk5DC -- Cleveland Park area (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16A_SIPG_Switzerland33DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: Portraits of the World: Switzerland
Portraits of the World: Switzerland
December 15, 2017 – November 12, 2018
Portraits of the World: Switzerland is the inaugural exhibition of a series that will highlight the global context of American portraiture. Each year, the National Portrait Gallery will showcase a portrait created by an... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16B1_Souza178Newseum -- Inside Media w/Pete Souza ("Obama: An Intimate Portrait")
Inside Media: Former White House Photographer Pete Souza @ Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Pete Souza, former chief official White House photographer for President Barack Obama, talks about and displays images from his new book, “Obama: An... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16C1_Mellon_Fountain22DC -- Andrew W. Mellon Memorial Fountain (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16C2_FTC3DC -- Federal Trade Commission building (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16C4_Emb_CanadaX19DC -- Embassy of Canada -- Outdoor Christmas Tree (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16C5_SS_Discovery4MD -- Silver Spring -- Discovery headquarters (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_16D_Wild_Mouse45AFI -- European Union Film Showcase (2017) -- "Wild Mouse" and Closing Night Reception
Wild Mouse [Wilde Maus]
Special Features: U.S. Premiere! Closing Night show Dec 16 features post-screening reception sponsored by the Austrian Cultural Forum Washington
A music critic in midlife crisis seeks revenge on the boss who fired him in this satirical seriocomedy, the directorial debut of... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_14A_SSprung12MD -- Silver Spring -- Silver Sprung development (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_14B1_Franca92AFI -- European Union Film Showcase (2017) -- "Franca: Chaos And Creation" (w/Francesco Carrozzini)
Franca: Chaos And Creation
Special Features: Intro and Q&A with filmmaker Francesco Carrozzini
With his first feature, director Francesco Carrozzini — known for his work as a photographer and as a music video director for artists such as Beyonce, Jay-Z, Lenny Kravitz, Marilyn Manson and Nicki Minaj —... (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_13A_Donaldson3DC -- Sam Donaldson @ Union Station
I ran into Sam Donaldson at Union Station on my way to an event. We talked about the previous evening's defeat of Roy Moore and other things. (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_13B_Union_StationX9DC -- Union Station -- Christmas Display (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_13C_Dream_Hero2DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Dream Hero signs (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_13D_Scott87USCHS -- Lunch Talk: Pamela Scott ("An Historical Atlas of Washington, DC")
Pamela Scott, Independent scholar
"An Historical Atlas of Washington, DC, 1780s to 2015" (Partially reviewed)
2017_12_13E_1301PA2DC -- 1301 Penn Ave NW (Partially reviewed)
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2018_01_11_SAAM_Staff106Reynolds Center -- Staff -- American Art Staff Recognition Party (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13E_Pride96DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Pride Of DC: The Art Of LGBTQ Inclusion
The Pride Of DC: The Art Of LGBTQ Inclusion As part of the DC in D.C. event, this wide-ranging panel discussion with Warner Bros. Television creatives and DC writers explores inclusion for LGBTQ characters.On December 8, history was made with the debut of Freedom Fighters: The Ray, a new animated se... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_12B1_Gotham165DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: Batman: Gotham Gaslamp World Premier
Batman: Gotham By Gaslight Premiere Screening (18+) Batman: Gotham By Gaslight Premiere Screening (For Mature Audiences 18+ Years of Age) — Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment provide a new take on Batman as a steampunk Dark Knight hunts Jack the Ripper through the shadows of turn of the cen... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_08A_Duffin82DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Michael Duffin (“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism”)
“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism” with Michael Duffin of the State Department’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism, author of https://blogs.state.gov/stories/2017/05/17/en/role-cities-countering-violent-extremism Program: * Adam C. Powell III, Presi... (Partially reviewed)
2018_01_13B_Art_Matter110DC -- DC in DC -- Panel: The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen
The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen Just how do our favorite DC Super Heroes fly from the page to the screen? As part of the DC in D.C. event, this behind-the-scenes panel discussion on the creative process provides an “origin story” of how some of DC’s greatest Super Heroes on the page hav... (Partially reviewed)


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