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201.

Museum

Arts and Industries Building - Smithsonian Institution

900 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
202.

Miscellaneous Location

Woodward & Lothrop (Woodies) Building

1025 F St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-638-6300
 
203.  

Museum

National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
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204.

Miscellaneous Location

Eighth Street NW Between D and E

8th Street NW Between D and E Streets, Washington, DC
 
205.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 11/2

Yousuf Karsh: American Portraits

The photographer's portraits of famous people are displayed. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
206.  

Miscellaneous Event | Through 9/7

American Cool

To define cool, you might start by listing the names of those who've contributed to pop-culture through their artistic influence or appealing personas. On Feb. 7, the National Portrait Gallery opens "American Cool," a photographic exhibition exploring the idea of cool with 100 portraits of American artists, musicians, actors and other iconic figures. Those featured include Frank Sinatra, Madonna, Miles Davis and Billie Holiday. The exhibit includes work by Carl Van Vechten, Annie Leibovitz and Cass Bird and other photographers. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
207.  

Exhibit | Through 5/31/15

Mathew Brady's Photographs of Union Generals

Studio portraits by one of the most famous photographers of the Civil War. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
208.

Exhibit | Through 5/25/15

One Life: Grant and Lee: 1864-1865

An installation exploring the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee during the Civil War. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC

 
209.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 5/25/15

One Life: Grant and Lee: 'It is well that war is so terrible...'

The lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee are explored through paintings, photographs and historic objects. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
210.  

Exhibit | Through 1/11/15

Face Value: Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction

This group exhibition spotlights the work of such painters as Chuck Close, whose mid-20th-century portraits bucked the trend of abstraction. See all Face Value: Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction locations National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution (2 locations)

 
211.  

Exhibit | Through 12/12

The Network

Artist Lincoln Schatz recombines interviews with famous politicians, scholars and other notables into a single-screen video. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
212.

Exhibit, Book Event | 8/22 - 4/12/15

Portraiture Now: Staging the Self

Features the work of David Antonio Cruz, Carleee Fernandez, Maria Martinez-Canas, Rachelle Mozman, Karen Miranda Rivadaneira and Michael Vasquez. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
213.  

Exhibit | Through 1/25/15

Mr. Lincoln's Washington: A Civil War Portfolio

The exhibition features large-format reproductions of photographs, drawings and maps that document the Civil War and its impact on Washington. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
214.

Miscellaneous Event | 7/31

On Site: Restless Collective

The co-founders of Restless Collective share stories about their projects and invite guests to participate in their Save Outdoor Sculpture Instagram Challenge followed by an Instagram walk around the museum neighborhood. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
215.

Miscellaneous Event | 7/31

Luce Design with Meg Murray

Murray, the owner of Thunder Pig Confectionery and Agent Marmalade Jams, discusses the art of cake design. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
216.  

Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
217.

Museum

Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
218.  

Miscellaneous Event | 8/16

Cineconcert: Buster Keaton's 'College' with pianist Andrew Greene

Pianist Andrew Greene performs a live musical score alongside a screening of Buster Keaton's 1927 silent comedy. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
219.  

Exhibit | Through 8/3

Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget

As an advocate for laborers' rights, Fasanella celebrated working-class people and explored issues of postwar America in his work. This exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the artist's birth and features selections from his career. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
220.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/14

American Art: After and Before

Conservators discuss featured artwork after it has received treatment and offer a behind-the-scenes look at the what the conservation team does to prepare artwork for display. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
221.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/1

Nam June Paik Birthday Tribute

A celebration and discussion about the artist's life features sound artist Steven Vitiello and Michael Mansfield, associate curator of film and media arts. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
222.

Exhibit | Through 8/17

Modern American Realism: The Sara Roby Foundation Collection

Seventy-one pieces from the Sara Roby Foundation explore realism. Featured artists include Will Barnet, Isabel Bishop, Wolf Kahn, Yasuo Kuniyoshi and others. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
223.

Exhibit | Through 8/31

Pop Art Prints

Thirty-nine rarely displayed prints from the American Art Museum's permanent collection include work from the 1960s by Allan D'Arcangelo, Jim Dine, Andy Warhol and others. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
224.  

Theater, Museum

Flashpoint

916 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-315-1305
 
225.

Miscellaneous Location

Mather Building

916 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 301-931-3900
 
226.  

Exhibit | 8/8 - 9/6

Between Fact and Fiction

Adam Hager collects, disassembles and reassembles mechanical objects that he collects. Flashpoint 916 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-315-1305

 
227.

Exhibit | Through 8/2

A Peace (of the Dream): Sonya Lawyer

An exhibition of vintage images celebrating color, design and texture overlaid with a narrative of family stories, personal memories and universal truths. Flashpoint 916 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-315-1305

 
228.

Performing Arts | 8/11

Lolita, Reinterpreted

The play reexamines the title character of "Lolita." Flashpoint 916 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-315-1305

 
229.

Miscellaneous Location

Gibson Guitar Showroom

709 G St. NW, Suite #400, Washington, DC | 202-393-1006
 
230.

Museum

Edison Place Gallery

702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396
 
231.

Museum

Pepco's Edison Place Gallery

702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396
 
232.

Book Event | 8/2

Bernice McFadden

Will read from her novel "Gathering of Waters" about black woman coming of age in Mississippi between the Great Flood of 1927 and the murder of Emmett Till; the poet Thomas Sayers Ellis, author of "Skin, Inc." will read from his work; and Jervey Tervalon will read from his novel "Monster's Chef" about an ex-con cook who takes a nightmare job working for a country singer. The event is hosted by the Hurston/Wright Foundation Pepco's Edison Place Gallery 702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-492-1256

 
233.

Museum

Gallery 555dc

555 12th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-1409
 
234.  

Restaurant | $$$

Proof

775 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-737-7663
 
235.

Bar/Club

Redline

707 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-8683
 
236.

Miscellaneous Location

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library

901 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-727-1186
 
237.

Miscellaneous Event | 6/23/15

Dear Creek

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 901 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-727-0321

 
238.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/7

From Ryder to Rothko, The Quest for the Best American Art

In honor of American Artist Month, Susan Frank of the Phillips Collection gives a talk in celebration of the museum's exhibition "Made in the U.S.A." Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 901 G St. NW, Washington, DC

 
239.

Miscellaneous Event | 6/23/15

Intro to Publishing

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 901 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-727-0321

 
240.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/13

Summer Sing-a-Long Series

Also participating is the Watha T. Daniel-Shaw Library. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 901 G St. NW, Washington, DC

 
241.

Store

Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Metro Center

555 12th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-0176
 
242.  

Restaurant | $$$

Ristorante Tosca

1112 F St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-367-1990
 
243.

Miscellaneous Location

First Congregational United Church of Christ

945 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-628-4317
 
244.

Food Event | 9/21

Benefit Concert

As a fundraiser for FreshFarm Markets, Philip Glass and Tim Fain gives a piano and violin performance and participate in a Q&A session with author Sam Fromartz. A dinner at Proof (8 p.m., 775 G St. NW) follows the concert. First Congregational United Church of Christ 945 G St. NW, Washington, DC

 
245.

Store

Official Presidential Inauguration store

1155 F St. NW, Washington, DC
 
246.

Museum

FotoWeek Central

E Street between 12th and 13th streets NW, Washington, DC | 855-270-3632
 
247.

Restaurant |

Boss Shepherd's

1299 Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, DC | 202-347-2677
 
248.

Museum

1275 Pennsylvania Ave. NW

1275 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-686-8696
 
249.  

Restaurant | $$

Zaytinya

701 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-638-0800
 
250.

Restaurant | $$$

Legal Sea Foods

(4 locations)
 
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