Your Complacency Kills Us is a temporary exhibit on the Capitol grounds, created by the Parkland survivors.
29Rooms is an interactive temporary installation by Refinery 29, in a warehouse in Brooklyn.
An afternoon spent at Meridian Hill Park in early August, in soaring heat but a park full of active people. The models are volunteers coming to the #PortraitMeetDC.
Catharsis on the Mall offered many activities during the weekend, preceding the ceremonial burn on Saturday night, in a fantastic encampment built on the grounds of the Washington Monument.
A few months ago, Ben’s Chili Bowl decided to paint over its mural featuring Bill Cosby and Barack Obama. There’s been a lot of speculation about who would appear on the new mural, including an option for people to vote on their favorite. Today was the opening presentation of the new mural, and the answer turns out to be that just about everyone will be on the mural – ranging from Harriet Tubman to Jim Vance to Prince to the Obamas. And Chuck Brown, of course.
Artist Aniekan Udofia, who also did the 2012 Ben’s mural, has sketched in the outlines of many of the figures. It’s going to take him about two weeks to finish the mural.