A 1990 Volkswagen Beetle becomes a canvas for the symbols, milestones and stories of the deeply spiritual culture of the Huichol, or Wixaritari, communities of Nayarit and Jalisco in Mexico. The piece of art is at the National Museum of the American Indian in the District through May 6.
March 19, 2012 More than 2 million tiny glass beads and nearly 35 pounds of fabric, paint, yarn and resin adorn the Volkswagen Beetle, called "Vochol." Among the designs are images of deer, the culture's most revered animal.Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.