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By Editorial Team on April 17, 2013

11th Street Arts and Recreation Bridge Presentation at THEARC

Presentation on 11th Street Arts and Recreation Bridge will be held on Tuesday, April 30 from 5pm to 6:30pm at THEARC.

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By Editorial Team on April 8, 2013

LUMEN8ANACOSTIA: 2013 Calls for Entry

Deadline: Mon, 18 October 2021

Calls For Entry. Deadline: Postmarked Monday, April 29, 2013. Question and answer sessions April 13, April 17, and April 22.

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By Editorial Team on November 30, 2012

11th Street Arts and Recreation Bridge Timeline Announced

A timeline for the completion of the 11th Street Art & Recreation Bridge Park connecting Capitol Hill to Anacostia has been announced.

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By Editorial Team on September 17, 2012

The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities 2012 Winners of the 27th Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards

Congratulations to Melvin Deal and Art Enables whose work enrich the communities of East City DC!

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By Editorial Team on June 12, 2012

East of the River Distinguished Artist Award

Deadline: Mon, 18 October 2021

DEADLINE: FRIDAY JUNE 15. The first annual East of the River Distinguished Artist Award recognizes a current East of the Anacostia River artist for artistic excellence as well as significant impact on the DC cultural life. The award is $5,000.

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By Phil Hutinet on May 24, 2012

Belgian Artist Arie Mandelbaum Creates New Works for Honfleur Gallery

A current resident of ARCH Development’s Artist-in-Residency program, Belgian artist Arie Mandelbaum is currently completing a series of work for Anacostia’s Honfleur Gallery.

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Weekend East City Event Round Up: Portraits, Lights and Dreams Edition

LUMEN8Anacostia continues tonight with gallery opening in Anacostia and extended temporium hours. Celebrate Latino culture at the Fridge. Hear from reviewers the do’s and don’ts of portfolio submission. On Sunday escape the real world with Ellen Cornett’s Fact from Fiction.

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By Editorial Team on May 3, 2012

LUMEN8 Temporiums: Rachel Kerwin

Rachel Kerwin Event: Live Painting Friday May 4 from 6pm to 9pm at 2208 Martin Luther King Ave. above Vivid Solutions Print Lab

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By Editorial Team on April 27, 2012

LUMEN8 Temporiums: Tommie Adams Photography

  . | LUMEN8 Temporiums | .     Saturday Reception: Noon to 5pm Currently on Display at 2021 Martin Luther King Avenue As a photographer with over 10 years of experience Tommie Adams has come to enjoy working with the human form. His work has been featured in travel...

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By Editorial Team on April 17, 2012

The Bridge IS Place — The 11th Street Bridge Park

Living in a city is as much about what happens outside our buildings as what happens inside them. The sidewalks, streets, squares and parks of Washington, DC define the public realm informing us on where we are physically as well as who we are as a community. Whether it is...

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By Editorial Team on April 12, 2012

LUMEN8Anacostia: Gallery O on H Creates Pop-Up Gallery with Video Projection

H Street Gallery and Courtyard Gallery O on H creates Pop-Up Gallery with Video Projection activates historic Anacostia building during Lumen8 from 4pm to 9pm.

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By Editorial Team on April 12, 2012

LUMEN8Anacostia: Short Film Program

Short videos will be projected during LUMEN8Anacostia at the HIVE 2027 MLK Ave SE and at the Old Police Warehouse 2235 Shannon PL SE

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By Editorial Team on April 12, 2012

LUMEN8Anacostia: Temporiums

. . . . . . . Temporiums are temporary pop-up creative spaces where artists, curators and entrepreneurs have the opportunity to showcase their talents.  The following Temporium spaces will be open in Anacostia not only for the LUMEN8Anacostia opening day festival on April 14 but throughout the spring until...

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By Editorial Team on April 4, 2012

Streetplay Anacostia- Thursday April 5th Only

Streetplay Anacostia- Thurs April 5th, 7-9pm, Old Evidence Warehouse at 2235 Shannon Place SE in Anacostia is a one night only public art project and precursor to LUMEN8Anacostia|

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By Editorial Team on April 2, 2012

Earth Day Exhibit at artdc Gallery

The Earth Day Exhibit at artcd Gallery shows works that are imaginative as well as beautiful and representational. The opening reception is Friday, April 6 from 7-10pm. The show runs from March 25 through April 21.

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