How to See Every 5×5 Art Project in a Single Ward-Hopping Day
Playing favorites is OK when you’re packing a carry-on suitcase or making a kickball team roster, but for a public-art biennale, it feels wrong. Still, with 25 art projects scattered through every ward of the city for the second installment of D.C.’s venerable 5x5 program, can you really see it all?
With a little gumption, a day off, and a lot of patience for public transportation, it’s possible. (Well, almost—some of the projects are one-time performances or super-short-term installations, but most will be on view through early December.)