Posts Tagged ‘Gateway Arts District’

New Artist Studios Open at Otis Street Arts Project in Mount Rainier

Sean Hennessey and David Mordini found the industrial, noisy, dusty space they were looking for.

Arts Roundup: Screenprinted Edition

So... who's playing FreeFest? Dunno. [Post]
More art comes to the Gateway Arts District. [East City Art]
This unremarkable public art project cost $50,000. [Post]
Civilian Art Projects hosts an exhibit of screenprinted posters. [ComicsDC]
Some questions for New York Times journalist Mark Leibovich about his book This Town. [DCist]

Arts Roundup: Carol Burnett Edition

Kennedy Center awards Carol Burnett the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. [Kennedy Center]
How does the Kennedy Center choose its Mark Twain Prize recipients? [Post]
ArtPlace America gives the Gateway Arts District a $240,000 grant. [Washington Business Journal]
Montgomery County launches a crowdfunding mechanism for MoCo nonprofits. [Arts and Humanities Council]
Newseum plans a Civil Rights exhibit. [Washington [...]

Arts Roundup: Locked Up Edition

Former Levels nightclub owner Antoine Jones sentenced to 15 years in prison on a drug charge. [Post]
First Lady Michelle Obama comes to Politics & Prose May 7. [Post]
Imperial China announces its final show. [Arts Desk]
Yay, Gateway Arts District! [WJLA]
ICYMI: Sequestration means the Smithsonian won't use all of its available gallery space. [Arts Desk]

Arts Roundup: Awesome Con Edition

A third person pleads guilty in the Smithsonian parking lot theft. [Post]
Three buildings slated to be part of D.C.'s failing Armenian Genocide Museum will be razed. [Washington Business Journal]
Awesome Con D.C. did so well, organizers of the pop culture and comics convention say they'll bring it back next year. [Post]
Burlesque booker Melina Afzal talks about [...]