Profiles

By Phil Hutinet on April 10, 2018

Mural at 16th & W Streets SE Commemorates Frederick Douglass’ 200th Birthday

Spread Southside Love mural by Rebeka Ryvola honors Frederick Douglass and his contemporaries while reflecting Anacostia’s past and present.

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By Ashley Shah on March 20, 2018

In Memoriam: Thomas Rooney (1924-2018)

A brief tribute to Tom Rooney, beloved educator and DC-based sculptor.

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By Ashley Shah on January 29, 2018

Healing through the Arts: Creative and Therapeutic Arts Services at Children’s National Health System

A group of dedicated staff use art to heal children at Children’s National Health System and transform white walls into gallery spaces.

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By Ashley Shah on December 14, 2017

New Development in the Gateway Arts District Finds Inspiration in the Local Arts Community

Landex Development purchases $200K of art from local artists, adds five artist studios and a gallery space to new mixed-use project along Route 1 in Brentwood, MD.

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By Perry Frank, Ph.D. on November 15, 2017

Anacostia Mural Many Voices, Many Beats, One City Memorializes Titans of Go-Go

New mural in Anacostia celebrates Go-Go music, pays homage to genre’s musicians.

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By Editorial Team on October 27, 2017

Stand-Up and Be Counted!

465 DC Area Women Artists Participate in Historic Photo Shoot

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By Editorial Team on September 27, 2017

East City Art Profiles: Q&A with the Six Artists of Prism V: Facing Fear in the 21st Century

What follows is a question and answer series with the six artists of Prism V: Facing Fear in the 21st Century currently on view at c. d. Edwards’s studio in Brookland through Oct. 28, 2017.

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By John Muller on August 18, 2017

The First Southeast Soldier in Heaven: Reflections on the Legendary Cool “Disco” Dan

In Memoriam: Danny Hogg (1969-2017). Better know as Cool “Disco” Dan, the passing of prolific street artist Danny Hogg at the age of 47 marks the end of an era.

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By Jay Hendrick on July 19, 2017

East City Art Profiles: DC Murals

An interview with Perry Frank, founder of DC Murals by artist Jay Hendrick.

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By Editorial Team on June 26, 2017

East City Art Q&A with Wayson R. Jones

Fisher Art Gallery opens Wayson R. Jones “Memory, Mostly Self” through July 30.

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By Editorial Team on June 19, 2017

East City Art Q&A with Roxana Alger Geffen

“It was all a dream” with Roxana Alger Geffen, Rives Wiley, and Dave Eassa opens at Carroll Square Gallery Fri., June 23.

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By Editorial Team on June 13, 2017

East City Art Q&A with Spencer Dormitzer

Spencer Dormitzer’s You Don’t Have To… If You Need To… opens Saturday June 17 from 4-6pm at Metro Micro Gallery

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By Jay Hendrick on April 10, 2017

The Meditative Grid: An Interview with Joseph Shetler

Artist Jay Hendrick interviews artist Joseph Shetler. They discuss the MFA, religion, the grid, and labor.

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By Jay Hendrick on March 27, 2017

Root Systems: An interview with Lisa Marie Thalhammer

Artist Jay Hendrick interviews artist Lisa Marie Thalhammer. They discuss painting, activism, healing, football, the Women’s March, and murals.

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By Editorial Team on February 24, 2017

EMULSION 2017 ARTISTS N-Y

Preview the work of the following artists: Noble, Park, Pineda, Rezaeipour, Richardson, Rogers, Ryan, Sausele-Knodt, Sethi, Sherman, Taylor, Thalhammer, van Brakle, Weiss, West, Wike, Wine, Winslow, Wodzianski, Wohl, Wright and Yun.

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