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Live music, video art in a garden at Art After Dark

Art After Dark, the museum's largest fundraiser for its educational and outreach programs, includes all the elements of an urban soiree. It takes place Aug. 29 at the Museum of the Americas.

Tuesday - 08/27/2013, 08:40am EDT

Tags: Art After Dark, Organization of American States, Museum of the Americas, music, museum, garden

The young photographer, part 2: Life through a lens

When Mary Alice Jackson started taking pictures at age 6, she wasn't dreaming of one day starting her own business behind the lens.

Sunday - 07/21/2013, 09:59am EDT

Tags: photographer, photos, Heather Brady,

The young photographer, part 1: Building a photography business as a millennial

When Mary Alice Jackson started taking pictures at age 6, she wasn't dreaming of one day starting her own business behind the lens.

Sunday - 07/14/2013, 10:44am EDT

Tags: photography, Shot With a Bow, Heather Brady, millennial,

War and photography the highlight of Corcoran exhibit

The Corcoran Gallery of Art is exploring the relationship between two immense subjects with its new exhibit, "WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath."

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 08:41am EDT

Tags: photography, war, Heather Brady, museum, Corcoran Gallery of Art

Slice of Life: Lila Asher, an active artist for more than seven decades

Lila Asher's Chevy Chase, Md. house is filled with paintings, sculptures and prints that the 91-year-old artist created over nearly seven decades of work.

Tuesday - 04/09/2013, 11:32am EDT

Tags: Lila Asher, Artist, Art Cart, Chevy Chase, Md., slice of life, Hoai-Tran Bui

Corcoran art inspires cocktails at sixth annual 'Artini'

"Artini" featured bartenders from eight D.C. restaurants, which concocted special cocktails inspired by a work of art from Corcoran's collection.

Monday - 03/25/2013, 10:12pm EDT

Tags: Corcoran Gallery of Art, cocktail, restaurant, Hoai-Tran Bui

O'Malley kicks off Maryland Love art project

Gov. Martin O'Malley launched a web portal Friday where people can submit photos, tweets or stories about why they love the state of Maryland.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 08:21pm EST

Tags: Martin OMalley, tourism

Off the 8's: Beauty in unexpected places

Door knobs, door handles and metal levers. Who knew "Starry Night" could be recreated with hardware supplies?

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 10:14am EST

Tags: Bethesda, hardware, Off the 8s, Kristi King

Slice of Life: Alex Goldstein, keeper of D.C.'s graffiti art scene

The Fridge on Capitol Hill has become the unofficial center of the graffiti art community and a space for performance artists to explore their creativity thanks to founder Alex Goldstein.

Sunday - 01/27/2013, 06:31pm EST

Tags: Graffiti, Artist, Capitol Hill, slice of life, Hoai-Tran Bui

Md. students to create love mural at shooting site

Students who witnessed a shooting in a school cafeteria on the first day of classes in Baltimore County will create a mural to help with the healing process.

Thursday - 11/22/2012, 12:43pm EST

Tags: police, shooting, Crime, mural

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