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Sunday, September 19, 2021

Celebrate Our Artists at 14th Annual East of the River Exhibition

Celebrate the greatness of Ward 7- and 8-based artists with ARCH all summer! ARCH Development (Anacostia Arts Center, The HIVE 2.0, Honfleur Gallery) and the...

Luis Peralta Del Valle: Ambassador of Peace, Hope and Love

When DC Mayor Muriel Bowser visited Beijing in 2016, she presented Mayor Guo Jinlong with a work of art as a token of peace...

Vibrant Cultural Hub Opens in Fairlawn

In 2014 a dilapidated property in Fairlawn caught developer Stefanie Reiser’s eye.  “I wasn’t actually looking for property in that area,” Reiser confesses as...

Zsudayka Nzinga: Artist, Curator, Educator and Community Leader

Born and raised in Denver Colorado, people thought Zsudayka Nzinga, was nuts when she told people in middle school that she wanted to move...

27 Men of Change

Developed by the Smithsonian Institution’s Traveling Exhibition Services (SITES) 18 months ago, "Men of Change" highlights 27 African American men who have revolutionized American...

The Spiritual Artwork of Asha Elana Casey

Post-independence Senegalese playwright Abdou Anta Kâ deftly wrote that “one had to find inspiration in myth to write today and tomorrow’s histories. Men have...

Anacostia Art Gallery Reopens Feb. 4

The Anacostia Art Gallery and Boutique (119 Raleigh St. SE) has re-opened for business! Celebrate Black History Month with a visit to the gallery and...

See Dwayne Eugene Martin ‘Rise’ at Honfleur Until Jan. 9

Dwayne Eugene Martin is a DC native whose art focuses on the connection between feeling and color, highlighting the emotions they invoke. Rise, the...

Jay Coleman: Public Artist

Most of us have seen Jay Coleman’s work around DC probably without even knowing it.  From the bronze casts along DC’s Walk of Fame...

We Are Anacostia!

Can a mural personify the character of a community? In short, the answer is yes, especially when a community works in unison. Newly inaugurated...