FAIR Girls to Hold Virtual Fundraiser, June 30

This year's event will take place online. Human trafficking has continued to be an international crisis, in spite of congressional and White House attention.  

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, June 25, 2020

Despite the varied options, Zoom fatigue is a thing. This week's Round Up suggests venturing out to sites in Rock Creek Park, Potomac, Maryland, and Hillsboro, Virginia.

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, June 18, 2020

In this week's Round Up: The Washington Ballet Takes Center Stage Virtual Gala, a Wright Brothers-themed Zoom-around and a mammal surveillance opportunity.

‘The Moment of Tenderness’

THIS COLLECTION OF MADELEINE L’ENGLE’S EARLY STORIES SEEMS HEARTFELT, IF ILL-CONSIDERED Review by Kitty Kelley Madeleine L’Engle (1918-2007) was a storyteller known for her childhood fables,...

DC Artswatch: Plans and Reopenings

D.C.-area cultural organizations aren't rushing to reopen. Some, like Washington Performing Arts, are looking to make the most of the need for distancing.

Black Lives Matter in the Arts

At this moment, art in America isn’t transcending anything. It is mired in the same oppressive systems that methodically obstruct and destroy African American lives.

Kitty Kelley Book Club: ‘The Story I Am’

In "The Story I Am: Mad About the Writing Life," acclaimed author and essayist Roger Rosenblatt mines his personal oeuvre.

Virtual Arts Round Up, June 11, 2020

Feature films from Korea and documentaries from around the world are available for online viewing this month. Or would you rather watch jellyfish?

Virtual Arts Round Up, June 4, 2020

Online arts offerings of note include kids' activities at Glen Echo Park, the Hirshhorn Museum, the Phillips Collection and Strathmore.

Christo, Conceiver of Grand But Fleeting Art

With his wife Jeanne-Claude, Christo, who died on May 31, carried out two dozen projects, from installing 23 miles of curtained “gates” in Central Park to wrapping in fabric the oldest bridge in Paris.