I’ve never photographed a concert before, but at Art All Night this weekend, I got a chance to see the bands playing at the Wonder Bread factory. It was extremely crowded and the only place I found to stand was off to the rear of the stage, but that turned out to be an interesting … Continue reading Capturing a concert
Making shadows reached new heights this weekend at an Art All Night installation by Jim Webb. Blue, red, and yellow lights were projected from the back of an empty lot on to a five-story building in Shaw, allowing anyone to dance or pose in front of them, or use props or cardboard cutouts.
The Pope’s visit to D.C. was a wildly popular event. I didn’t actually get to see the Pope up close, but was nearby and enjoyed the positivity of the crowds. At the Papal mass at the National Shrine, there was an outside overflow viewing area with a Jumbotron watched by a crowd of people of … Continue reading Pope Francis visits D.C.
NYFW is a great chance to see trends and creativity on the streets of New York.
The Finding a Line: Skateboarding, Music, and Media Festival at the Kennedy Center brings a skateboard park to the front terrace of the stark modernist building. These photos are from one of the open skate times, attracting a variety of skaters from the area. Bands accompany the skaters: … Continue reading Skateboarding at the Kennedy Center
The Montgomery County Fair combines a traditional agricultural fair with a midway full of rides and games.
The Beach is an installation in the Great Hall of the National Building Museum, where a large pit has been constructed and filled with 750,000 plastic balls. The Beach is designed by Snarkitecture, specifically for the Building Museum.
The amazing China: Through the Looking Glass exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
I love public art, and I love Hello Kitty, so what better to see than a giant installation of Hello Kitty on the Dag Hammarskjold Plaza in New York. The work is by Sebastian Masuda, who created a translucent sculpture filled with personal items of New Yorkers.
Mary Heilmann: Sunset is an outdoor exhibition inaugurating the outdoor terraces at the new Whitney, allowing visitors to celebrate the new architecture and views.