In the District
“Finding your inner diamond”: Diamanté reveals that self-love is in vogue
Diamanté highlights individuality by providing creatives of color at Georgetown an opportunity to express themselves through clothing.
The Capital Art Book Fair connects independent artists with the greater D.C. community
Nearly 40 artists and independent presses gathered in the North Hall of Eastern Market to find art books to peruse at their pleasure.
National Portrait Gallery’s Kinship provides a reflective glimpse into our closest relationships
Featuring eight contemporary artists, Kinship depicts the complexities of human relationships through various media.
BRAVE: Black women in the arts are in “A Never Ending Renaissance”
This year’s theme, “In the Black Fantastic: A Never Ending Renaissance” celebrated Black women and femmes in the arts.
Filmmaker Ien Chi wants to “make empathy sexy”
By creating a space for the expression of anger and honoring it, people can find the value in exploring emotions that might not be perceived as “good.”
National Gallery gives Philip Guston’s work a new sense of urgency
Aptly entitled Philip Guston Now, his work aims to process trauma in a world wracked by war, polarization, and racial hatred, which feels as eerily relevant today as it did decades ago.
Outer Banks’ Madison Bailey and Madelyn Cline want you to embrace the Pogue life
We had the opportunity to speak with Madelyn Cline and Madison Bailey about season three, their experiences filming over the course of the pandemic, and their meteoric rise to fame in the process.
Miguel Wilson is reinventing wedding fashion—because it’s his day, too
With a philosophy of activism through fashion, designer and philanthropist Miguel Wilson has challenged the boundaries of men’s formalwear.
Ai Yo!: Jenny Wu’s exhibit brings new energy to Morton Fine Art
Wu’s creative combination of painting and sculpture makes her work quite the treat to see in person.
A Maman-tous occasion: NYC favorite opens a new location in Georgetown
On Feb. 14, New York’s beloved café-bakery chain Maman opened the doors to its Georgetown location.
One With Eternity brings Kusama’s polka-dotted vision of “self-obliteration” to the Hirshhorn
Kusama imposes a dissolution of the self upon the experiencer through her multidimensional works, as one feels like they are being absorbed and incorporated into the art.
National Gallery Nights conclude with a celebration of America’s rich artistic culture
This final event was Americana themed and celebrated the American cultural experience through art and live performances.
The Rubell Museum DC offers an impressive yet incohesive inaugural exhibition
The Rubell Museum DC opened to the public on Oct. 29 with the inaugural exhibitions Sylvia Snowden and What’s Going On.
The Cherry Blossoms are here: A season of hope, renewal and instagrammable moments is upon us
“Flowers have a way of showing us that the world just keeps ongoing. [They] remind us that things will always renew.”
Preview: DCEFF’s 30th anniversary promises a reflective space for discussion on film and the environment
This coming spring, the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) will celebrate its 30th anniversary. As the festival commemorates three decades of history, organizers have highlighted the ways... Read more
The Voice‘s guide to D.C. concert venues
Songbyrd Address: 540 Penn St. NE (Union Market) How to get there: Take the GUTS Bus to Dupont, hop on the Red line to Glenmont and get off at the... Read more
The Voice‘s Guide to D.C. theaters
Arena Stage Address: 1101 Sixth St. SW How to get there: Take the GUTS bus to Rosslyn, then the Blue, Silver, or Orange line to L’Enfant Plaza. From there, walk... Read more
The Voice‘s guide to D.C. museums
The Holocaust Museum Address: 100 Raoul Wallenberg Pl. SW How to get there: Take the 33 bus south to Federal Triangle and get off at Pennsylvania & 14th. Walk down... Read more
The Voice’s guide to D.C.: Where to eat
Affordable Eats The Well Dressed Burrito Address: 1220 19th St. NW How to get there: Take the GUTS bus to Dupont Circle, walk three blocks down 19th, and peer dubiously... Read more
National Portrait Gallery virtual festival conjures a kaleidoscope of women, art, and history in “Where There Is a Woman There Is Magic”
Content warning: mentions of sexual assault, racism “This selection of portraits seeks to inspire learning and inquiry through the celebration of women, whose stories are often unsung or missing from... Read more