Ari Post

David Richardson at the Ralls Collection

It is rare to find such a steady and yet exciting subject as is found in both the paintings and the person of artist David Richardson. With an astonishing discipline, he has explored and unraveled three series of paintings, any one of them strong enough to exhibit individually.

October's ANC 2E Meeting

The October meeting of ANC 2E did its best to deal with the unusually high influx of problems facing the community. The first major problem was an unexpected lack of seating accommodation, as the modest-sized Heritage room, in the Georgetown Visitation School, found itself overrun with community members. All present were waiting to hear news regarding police efforts, in response to the recent crime wave, and updates on the Tudor Place preservation plan, among the other orders of business.

Boffi is Back

After a swift remodeling beginning in April of this year, innovative kitchen and bathroom designer Boffi has reopened their doors ...

Fall 2010 Visual Arts Preview

Compiled by Ari Post | Sep 8, 2010

The Georgetowner has hand-selected the best offerings for the upcoming fall art season. Here you will find a comprehensive gallery guide and museum highlights, as well as a variety sampling of featured artwork.

'DC Brau' On the Way

Washington is usually on the forefront of most national trends. However, the bursting popularity of the craft beer movement seemed to pass over the nation’s capital — that is, until recently.

Remembering the Washington Gallery of Modern Art

If the Washington Gallery of Modern Art were mentioned in conversation, most would not register the name. In fact, it was only open for seven short years in the 1960s.

DC's First Synagogue to be Moved for Urban Development

In 1876, a group of European-born Orthodox Jews built the city’s first synagogue in downtown Washington. Since its construction ...

DC Food Trucks Threatened by Local BIDs

DC area food trucks are in the midst of major opposition from local BIDs and Restaurant Associations in the District ...

Marion Barry Cleared of Official Charges

Five months after charges were filed, the Office of Campaign Finance has admonished the former mayor but cleared him of violating the law.

Chuck Close at the Corcoran

Close’s colossal, hyper-realistic portraiture is as synonymous with his name as Jackson Pollock’s is with drip painting.

Maryland Blue Crabs: A Delmarva Summer Send-Off

Whether you're eating out or going down to the Wharf to pick up your catch alive and fresh, here are the best places in town to get some quintessential crab.

At School Without Walls, A Theatre Without Limits

The D.C. School Without Walls theatre program has blossomed through a young teacher whose mission is to create productions that are not just for the public, but are inspired from within the public.

The King of the Kastles

Mark Ein, owner and founder of the Washington Kastles, the District’s World Team Tennis franchise, has brought his love of tennis to the nation’s capital.

The Purgatorial Restoration of the City’s Flagship AME Church

The Metropolitan AME Church not only been a major center of worship, but also an institution in the forefront of the civic, cultural, and intellectual life of African Americans. It deserves better treatment.

Coming Soon: Electric Car Charging Stations

The U.S. Department of Energy has given a $15 million grant to Coulomb Technologies, the flagship company for electric ...

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