Category Archives: Museums

Transits and Passages

Transits and Passages was a show at the National Building Museum on January 26th. It used dance movements and music to move the crowd around the museum and highlight interaction between the shapes and sounds of humans with the building’s architecture.

Air & Space Museum

The Smithsonian Air & Space Museum had an after-hours photography event where we were allowed to photograph a few of the iconic planes.

SAAM Arcade Day

Arcade games at the American Art Museum:

Arcade games at the American Art Museum

Arcade games at the American Art Museum

Arcade games at the American Art Museum

Arcade games at the American Art Museum

Arcade games at the American Art Museum

No Spectators

No Spectators, at the Renwick Gallery, is an exhibit of art from Burning Man.

Shrumen Lumen by FoldHaus

Shrumen Lumen by FoldHaus

Truth is Beauty, by Marco Cochrane

Maya Angelou, by Mitchell Riley, seen reflected in a glass facade on 17th street.

And there are several large sculptures on the surrounding streets, including:

XOXO by Laura Kimpton

Almost Home

The Do Ho Suh exhibit, Almost Home, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum shows his fabric re-creations of the spaces he has lived in.  Both meticulous and mesmerizing, the structures convey his memories of home and displacement.