Monthly Archives: July 2010

Sunday, August 1: Frederick Douglass Home Family Fun Festival

Posted in Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Opening Thursday, July 29: GWUL Art Expo

Join the Greater Washington Urban League during their National Urban League Conference and Centennial Celebration for an exposition of DC sculptors, painters, photographers and much more! 4 of DCCAH’s own Art Bank artists will have works for sale: Amber Robles-Gordon … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

N Street Festival: August 7-8; August 14-15

DCCAH has teamed up with the Walter E. Washington Convention Center to host Arts On N, a two-week arts festival along N Street between 7th & 9th Streets, NW.  The Festival features art by local artists, music, fashion and local … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Now through August 8: ‘Passing Strange’ at Studio Theatre

Smashes Broadway clichés with an electric guitar and the funniest libretto I can remember. –New York Magazine With soulful songs and funky harmonies, Passing Strange follows a rock musician on his quest for authenticity. From singer-songwriter and performance artist Stew … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wednesday, July 21: Cooper-Hewitt Teen Design Fair

The Smithsonian Institution’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum‘s TEEN DESIGN  FAIR DC Keynote Speaker Tim Gunn DC  teens are invited for the opportunity to learn about careers in the arts from National Design Awards winner, finalists and jurors. These professionals are working … Continue reading

Posted in Calls to Artists, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

July 23 & 24: Howl …in the City

In celebration of the landmark exhibition Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg on view at the National Gallery of Art through September 16, Busboys and Poets and Split This Rock Poetry Festival present “Howl” in the City at Busboys and Poets … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SYEP Spotlight: Demetrius Simms

DCCAH’s Media Arts Camp through the Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program has gotten off to a great start! We’ll be spotlighting stories on each of our youth as they share their experiences at various media arts outlets throughout DC. First, … Continue reading

Posted in SYEP | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment