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The Art of Japan At The Textile Museum and the National Gallery

When taking on the art of an unfamiliar cultural tradition, it’s difficult to know where to start. There are ...

Gallery Walk

Canal Square and Beyond

Nestled in a brick courtyard at M and 31st Streets, walking into Canal Square on the ...

Newport, Rhode Island: A Fresh Sense of History

The city is known on the whole as a New England summer resort. It integrates the most desirable qualities of ...

Across the Cutting Board with Ris: The Seeds of Inspiration

On the surface, the seasonal lull between winter and spring doesn’t offer much in the way of culinary inspiration ...

Shows of Lights and Darks Elucidate at the Hirshhorn

Museum exhibitions are not always user-friendly. There is an occasional air of intimidation or coldness about them, as if you ...

For the Love of Cyclists: 'Street Smart' Campaign Gets Rolling

For a good many of us, it’s time to pull the bicycles out of storage and widen the horizons of our recreational and commuting potentials.

Mike Isabella Stakes Out 14th Street — with a Spit Roaster

Once Kapnos and G open their doors, Isabella will have himself a culinary empire in the District. It looks like Andrés, Washington’s current epicurean kingpin, might have to start watching his back.

A Golden Passion: The Art of Bill Adair

Bill Adair is among a small handful of international authorities on frame fabrication, conservation and the nearly extinct art of gilding. He has employed his expertise extensively with every major museum in the city and consults with gallerists, architectural firms and private collectors throughout the world. His eyes look not into a work of art from the outside, but out from the artwork into the world it reflects.

14th and U Street Gallery Walk

Just a few blocks from the Dupont Circle and McPherson Square Metro stations, the art galleries around 14th Street, between ...

Mike Isabella Announces Two New Restaurants For 14th

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End Glover Park’s Liquor Moratorium

After a long standoff between citizens, business owners and community organizations, the Glover Park ANC has voted to raise the cap of its 16-year-old moratorium to bring in more bars and restaurants—by two.

A Locavore's Cheese Tasting Weekends

Regional cheesemakers have been taking home national and international awards, and are now on par with France, Vermont, Spain and Switzerland as world-class artisans and producers. For those interested, there are opportunities to get to know their local, cheese-producing community and experience the flavor sensation of locally made cheeses.

Our Once and Future Oyster Capital

Oysters from the Delmarva and Chesapeake Bay area are milder in complexity than their more northern cousins, but wonderfully plump and meaty – perfect in recipes that call for cooked oysters. Here are the best places to pick up fresh local oysters, a recipe for masa-fried oysters and homemade tartar sauce, as well as drink pairing tips.

Georgetown Gallery Walk: Book Hill

The Georgetown galleries on Book Hill are one of the few remaining true gallery clusters in the city. This group of galleries offers us a great variety of works to explore, from renowned glasswork to classic landscapes and the contemporary and avant-garde.

Through the Post-Impressionist Lens

“Snapshots: Painters and Photography, Bonnard to Vuillard,” the newest exhibit at The Phillips Collection, deals extensively with the Post-Impressionists, rethinking the movement and redefining everything in its wake.

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