This Week in WCP Arts: Galleries Get Organized, Tabi Bonney, every tongue confess
Kriston Capps leads off this week's arts section with his look at the territorial tensions between D.C.'s commercial galleries and nonprofit art spaces—the former sometimes donate works to the latter for art auctions, but at a cost. Now the galleries are getting organized.
Andrew Noz reviews the latest full-length from D.C. rapper Tabi Bonney, while David Dunlap Jr. listens to the new album from Arlington ren-faire rockers Fern Knight. Trey Graham reviews every tongue confess, an ambitious world premiere involving church burnings and a Greek chorus that is the first play to be performed in Arena Stage's new Kogod Cradle. Mark Athitakis reviews Andrew Wingfield's Right of Way, a book of short stories that touch on issues of gentrification in Northern Virginia. Tricia Olszewski reviews Love & Other Drugs and Welcome to the Rileys, two films about damaged relationships between damaged people. And for One Track Mind, Benjamin Freed talks to guitar-and-cello duo Janel and Anthony about a track from their upcoming album.