Posts Tagged ‘Harriet Tubman’

Openings: Age of Champions, “Changing America,” Classical Ballets

What's new this weekend in local arts.

It's a big week for openings at museums, as the Smithsonian rolls out some exhibits that will be on display through most of 2013. And with it being the holiday season, a few favorites return in slightly different forms. Now that the weather is finally cooling off for good [...]

Eco-Minded Art, Good Vibes at Center for Green Urbanism Opening

As Arts Desk reported last week, the Center for Green Urbanism on Benning Road NE opened on Friday with a backdrop of multimedia works in the center’s Tubman-Mahan Gallery. The gallery’s name, from local heroes Harriet Tubman and Dennis Mahan, ties it to the center’s community-oriented spirit, and the gallery’s inaugural show, "ReCREATE," compliments the center’s [...]