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301.  

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

 
302.  

Exhibit | Through 8/3

Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget

As an advocate for laborers' rights, Fasanella celebrated average, 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

 
303.

Music Event | 7/13

Pianist Sara Daneshpour

The pianist performs works by Franck, Schumann and Ravel as part of the Steinway Series. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
304.

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

 
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Restaurant | $$

Cafe du Parc

1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-942-7000
 
306.  

Museum

National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
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307.

Miscellaneous Location

Eighth Street NW Between D and E

8th Street NW Between D and E Streets, Washington, DC
 
308.

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

 
309.

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

 
310.

Miscellaneous Event | 7/12

Docent Tour: Shakespeare at the National Portrait Gallery

Docent Lorna Grenadier leads a tour highlighting figures in the museum's collection who were touched by Shakespeare. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
311.

Miscellaneous Event | 7/12

Curator's Tour: Face Value: Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction

Brandon Fortune, chief curator and curator of painting and sculpture, leads a tour of the exhibition. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
312.  

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

 
313.

Miscellaneous Event | 7/16 - 7/18

Portraits Alive! Program Tours

Teens from the District, Maryland and Virginia perform a student-written play inspired by the people in the paintings. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
314.

Miscellaneous Event | 7/23

National Portrait Gallery Pop Quiz: American Cool

Participants can test their knowledge of the featured icons in the exhibit. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
315.

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

 
316.  

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)

 
317.  

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

 
318.

Exhibit | Through 7/13

Dancing the Dream

An exhibit featuring choreographers, impresarios and performers such as Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Michael Jackson and Beyonce. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
319.  

Exhibit | Through 1/25/15

Mr. Lincoln's Washington: A Civil War Portfolio

The exhibit 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

 
320.  

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

 
321.

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

 
322.  

Restaurant | $$$

The Occidental

1475 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-783-1475
 
323.

Museum

Pepco's Edison Place Gallery

702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396
 
324.

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

 
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Museum

Edison Place Gallery

702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396
 
326.

Restaurant | $$$

Ruth's Chris Steak House

(6 locations)
 
327.

Miscellaneous Location

11th and H Streets NW

11th and H streets NW, Washington, DC
 
328.

Restaurant | $$

Cure Bar and Bistro

1000 H St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-637-4906
 
329.  

Restaurant | $$$

Proof

775 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-737-7663
 
330.

Museum

Smithsonian Archives of American Art

750 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-7940
 
331.

Restaurant | $$

Rosa Mexicano

(2 locations)
 
332.  

Restaurant, Bar/Club | $$$

Ceiba

701 14th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-3983
 
333.

Miscellaneous Location

Bar Method

750 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-7999
 
334.  

Restaurant | $$$

Oya Restaurant & Lounge

777 9th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-1400
 
335.

Bar/Club

Redline

707 G St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-8683
 
336.

Miscellaneous Location

Gibson Guitar Showroom

709 G St. NW, Suite #400, Washington, DC | 202-393-1006
 
337.

Hotel, Bar/Club

W Hotel

515 15th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-661-2400
 
338.  

Bar/Club

P.O.V. Roof Terrace and Lounge

515 15th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-661-2400
 
339.  

Restaurant | $$$$

J&G Steakhouse

515 15th Street NW , Washington, DC | 202-661-2400
 
340.

Miscellaneous Location

Tabula Rasa

731 Eighth St. SE, Washington, DC | 202-487-6332
 
341.

Theater

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts

733 8th Street NW, Washington, DC | 202-824-0449
 
342.

Miscellaneous Location

Old Washington Convention Center Site

909 H St, NW, Washington, DC
 
343.  

Restaurant | $$$$

Fiola

601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW , Washington, DC | 202-628-2888
 
344.

Restaurant | $$

Haad Thai Restaurant

1100 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-682-1111
 
345.

Restaurant | $$$

Legal Sea Foods

(4 locations)
 
346.

Miscellaneous Location

IDB Cultural Center/Inter-American Development Bank

1300 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-623-3774
 
347.

Exhibit | Through 8/29

FLOW: Economies of the Look and Creativity in Contemporary Art from the Caribbean

A showcase of works by 27 artists from 14 countries. IDB Cultural Center/Inter-American Development Bank 1300 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-623-1410

 
348.

Miscellaneous Location

Washington D.C. Economic Partnership

1495 F St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-661-8670
 
349.  

Museum

Inter-American Development Bank's Cultural Center

1300 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-623-1213
 
350.

Miscellaneous Location

New York Avenue Presbyterian Church

1313 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-3700
 
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