In the District
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
Touchstone Gallery’s virtual exhibits prove physical art cannot be replaced
One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, the doors to Touchstone Gallery remain closed to the public. Despite attempts to recreate the beloved experience online, Touchstone’s virtual exhibits fail to inspire... Read more
An hour in the Life of a First Lady: The Portrait Gallery Presents Every Eye is Upon Me: First Ladies of the United States
“A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water.” -Eleanor Roosevelt As the longest serving First Lady of the United... Read more
Fashioning a Nation shows what America is made of
The National Gallery of Art’s online exhibit Fashioning a Nation is a memorial to the close relationship between two essential facets of culture: history and fashion. Each sketch connects the... Read more
Hearts of Our People Represents the Artistic Power of Native Women From Past to Present
Content warning: This article references sexual assault and suicide. On the wall of the Renwick Gallery there is “Sunshine on a Cannibal.” Rectangular canvases placed closely together create a jarring... Read more
Chemi Rosado-Seijo’s Commitment to Community Shines in Comunidades en Movimiento
As a faint short film flickers on the wall across from the exhibit’s entrance, the sound of skateboard wheels on concrete rumbles throughout the room. A jumble of small sculptures... Read more
Age Old Cities Transforms Destroyed Past into a Haunting Virtual Journey
In a new, innovative take on what constitutes an art exhibit, the Sackler Gallery of Asian Art presents: Age Old Cities: A Virtual Journey from Palmyra to Mosul. Unlike any... Read more
Making Art Out of Sweets and Sentiments in Anna Katalkina’s Candy and Mementos
On a particularly warm January afternoon, dozens of patrons arrived at Touchstone Gallery to attend the opening of Contemporary Still Life: Candy and Mementos by Anna Katalkina. Friends and strangers,... Read more