Celebrating Smiles to Mark International Haiku Poetry Day, April 17

April 15, 2021

To spark some creativity in a rough time, here at The Georgetowner we decided to write some haikus about smiles (and masks), with images by the Beauty Team.

Artist, Stylist Robert Novel Dies

April 1, 2021

O Salon, the popular salon that has been part of the Georgetown neighborhood for decades, has lost one of its greats. Robert Novel, who was a partner at the salon […]

SYNERGY: The Intersection of Art & Fashion

May 23, 2020

SYNERGY, a combination art gallery and fashion show, will fully represent the merged artistic expressions from the world of fashion design and that of visual art. Adorning the walls of […]

Alexandra Petri’s ‘Inherit the Windbag’

March 11, 2020

There’s been so much political, cultural and natural drama (see COVID-19) lately that some folks might be thinking it looks like 1968 all over again. That, for sure, was a […]

Lynn Boggess Solo Exhibition & Opening Reception

April 19, 2019

Lynn Boggess’ tactile landscapes consist of seemingly endless layers of thick, lush paint. In his landscapes Lynn captures the rushing movement of water, snowy hillsides, the rigidness of trees, the […]

Via Umbria Galleria Presents Kristina King: Atmospheric Works Art Exhibition Opening Reception

November 16, 2018

You’re invited to the opening reception of the art exhibition, Kristina King: Atmospheric Works, in Via Umbria’s second floor art gallery in Georgetown. Venue: Via Umbria Galleria 1525 Wisconsin Avenue, […]

Fall Arts Preview: Visual Arts

September 12, 2018

ARTECHOUSE New Nature Oct. 12 to Jan. 13 A first-of-its-kind digital art space, Artechouse, 1238 Maryland Ave. SW, opened in June of 2017. “New Nature” — the first large-scale solo […]

Giacometti at the Guggenheim

July 10, 2018

Sculptor Alberto Giacometti spent most of his artistic life in a 15-by-16-foot studio on Rue Hippolyte-Maindron in Paris’s Montparnasse district. A film clip running continuously in the exhibition “Giacometti” — […]

Betsy McGregor Cooley, 1944-2018

April 30, 2018

In 2002, Cooley became executive director of the Citizens Association of Georgetown, expanding the scope of the organization’s events and initiatives over a 14-year tenure.