Tag Archives: Public Art

Good Hope Road Public Art Installation Survey – Results and Next Steps

Site for Art Installation: 1201-1203 Good Hope Road SE The DC Commission on Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) and the DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) will hold a second community input session for the public art installation at … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the 10 curators who have been selected to go on to the second round of consideration for the 5×5 project.

Congratulations to the 10 curators who have been selected to go on to the second round of consideration for the 5×5 project: American Philosophical Society (Philadelphia, PA) Steve Dietz (Shorewood, MN) Lance Fung (New York, NY & Bay Area, CA) … Continue reading

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DC Artist wanted: Ornament design for the 2011 National Christmas Tree

We are looking for a DC artist to direct the District’s ornament design for the 2011 National Christmas Tree. Send in your ideas by 5pm today to dccahevents@gmail.com. Next Monday we will crowd source those ideas to choose the winner. … Continue reading

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ART BANK – Call to Artists: Deadline is September 30, 2011

In support of visual artists and art galleries in the Washington metropolitan area, artwork is purchased each year to expand the District’s Art Bank Collection, a growing collection of moveable works funded through DC Creates Public Art!  Works in this … Continue reading

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Major weekend art events in DC start rolling out today

Opening Preview Thursday, September 22: 7pm – 11pm Preview the exhibition and enjoy a concert by the pool with: LouLou and the Dispappointer Sisters (featuring members of Thievery Corporation, Fugazi, French Toast and The Deadmen) $25 advance purchase / $30 at the … Continue reading

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MuralsDC Art Exhibit to Feature Murals and Other Works Tues., Sept. 6

Guests and Artists will be Treated to Celebratory Barbecue. Kicks Off New Website at http://www.muralsdcproject.com MuralsDC will conclude its 2011 program with a unique art exhibit featuring replicas of each of the, mostly “graffiti-style”, murals installed during the program and other … Continue reading

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Reinstallation of the DC8 Totem Poles Public Art Installation

Local Artist reinstalls the DC8 Totems to the Metropolitan Branch Trail The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) is proud to announce that the DC8 Totem Pole project has found a new home along the Metropolitan Branch Trail … Continue reading

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