Posts Tagged ‘Lisa Gold’

WPA’s 5th Annual SynchroSwim

More photos from WPA's 5th Annual SynchroSwim at Capitol Skyline Hotel, August 15th.
© 2015 Matt Dunn

Lisa Gold Leaves Washington Project for the Arts for the Hirshhorn

In a newly created role, director of public engagement, Gold will help integrate the museum into the local arts scene.

Low-Gallery Diet: Can D.C.’s Art Scene Survive Without Traditional Spaces?

Who’s bothered by the fact that House of Cards tapes in Baltimore, not in D.C.? Let’s see. Folks who work at the District’s Office of Motion Picture and Television Development, for sure. Young aspirational residents of Capitol Hill, too, I’m betting. The D.C. art world? After last week, when Pussy Riot joined Kevin Spacey and [...]

Washington Project for the Arts Moving to V Street NW

The Washington Project for the Arts is moving into a new permanent space adjacent to the 9:30 Club as part of the in-progress Atlantic Plumbing development. The artist organization's new headquarters will include a gallery space and office.
The WPA is moving from its current temporary location in the Capitol Skyline Hotel in Southwest to 1,500 square feet [...]

Washington Project for the Arts Moves to Capitol Skyline Hotel

The Washington Project for the Arts is leaving its offices in Dupont Circle and taking up temporary digs at the artist-friendly Capitol Skyline Hotel in Southwest beginning Feb. 1.
The nonprofit arts booster can't take a breath for all the changes it's gone through in the last few years. At the end of 2007, WPA broke with [...]

Another Summer, Another Search for a Museum Director

Corcoran director Paul Greenhalgh resigned yesterday, and if Corcoran employees want to commiserate, they should look no further than their neighbors on the Mall. In the past few years, the District's art museums and organizations have experienced a high rate of turnover for their top jobs, especially at high-profile institutions like the Hirshhorn and the [...]

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