Posts Tagged ‘Institute for Contemporary Expression’

With Museum Plans Scrapped, New Franklin School Effort Draws Five Suitors

There aren't many big names among them.

Director of Nixed Museum: Bowser Invented Financial Concerns as an “Excuse” to Get Him Out

Dani Levinas of the Institute for Contemporary Expression says the Bowser administration had no knowledge of his museum's finances.

Museum Plan Posed Unacceptable Financial Risk, Says Bowser Spokesman

One critic says Bowser's decision came from greed; her spokesman says it's risk aversion.

Bowser Admin Scraps Downtown Museum Plans

So long, Institute for Contemporary Expression. Hello, ???.

Five Big Projects in Flux as Bowser Reviews Development Awards

Bowser is reviewing, and in at least one case scrapping, development awards issued by her predecessor.

Historic Franklin School Will Become an Art Museum

The vacant Franklin School on 13th Street NW will become an art museum after that proposal was selected by the city today over three competing bids.
The Institute for Contemporary Expression, led by art collector Dani Levinas, submitted one of four proposals for the ornate, crumbling 1869 building last year. The proposal promised a contemporary arts center and "international [...]

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