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Picture perfect: March's must-see photography exhibits

March isn't just a great time to shoot cherry blossoms. It's also packed with photo exhibits that are sure to offer some inspiration.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  | March 10, 2011; 1:19 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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At Hirshhorn, see 'Bill Cunningham New York,' win a Schwinn

The Hirshhorn is screening a documentary on New York Times photographer Bill Cunningham -- and giving away a free bike in his honor.

By Alex Baldinger  | March 3, 2011; 2:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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March arts: DCist photography show and BYT at the Newseum

This month marks the return of some old favorites. The Renwick's biennial Craft Invitational, DCist's annual photo exhibit and the National Gallery's In the Tower series are just a few of the promising draws at local museums and galleries.

By Stephanie Merry  | March 1, 2011; 1:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Gallery opening of the night: 'New Artists, New Art'

Long View Gallery is adding artists to its roster, and you can check out their work tonight.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  | February 17, 2011; 2:34 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Wood meets fire at African Art Museum

Over on Arts Post today, Going Out Guide's Jess Righthand wrote about the new "Artists in Dialogue" exhibit at the National Museum of African Art.

By Anne Kenderdine  | February 9, 2011; 12:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Abramovic, Schnabel to visit Hirshhorn this spring

A quick glance at the Hirshhorn's just-announced spring schedule reveals a couple of big-name artists who might just draw lines longer than the ones to get into the After Hours parties.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  | February 8, 2011; 4:07 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Natural History Museum open as usual after fire, Lavanya Ramanathan , February 7, 2011
Gallery opening of the week: Tania Karpowitz, Mark Jenkins , January 20, 2011
Weekend Update: Get to know an art gallery, Alex Baldinger , January 14, 2011
Gallery opening of the week: Blank Space SE, Michael O'Sullivan , January 4, 2011
Extended hours at Smithsonian museums, Stephanie Merry , December 29, 2010
Gallery opening of the week: Graham Caldwell at G Fine Art, Michael O'Sullivan , December 17, 2010
Gallery opening of the week: Comics and the new ART Bus, Michael O'Sullivan , December 9, 2010
'Hide/Seek': Go see it for yourself , Stephanie Merry , December 1, 2010
All Roads Film Fest returns, Kristen Boghosian , September 28, 2010
Walter Wick quiz: Can you spy?, Stephanie Merry , September 23, 2010
Art-mageddon: Let the art-opening blitz begin, Lavanya Ramanathan , September 9, 2010
The Phillips to reopen after fire, Stephanie Merry , September 3, 2010
Fire at the Phillips Collection, Stephanie Merry , September 2, 2010
Up next: September arts, Stephanie Merry , September 1, 2010
Coming to Hillyer: 'Puzzling (a) Space', Stephanie Merry , August 30, 2010
Relive winter with the Phillips, Stephanie Merry , August 20, 2010
Asia After Dark, Stephanie Merry , July 13, 2010
Up next: July arts, Stephanie Merry , July 6, 2010
Get ready for Folklife Festival, round two, Stephanie Merry , June 29, 2010
Reserve a spot for Phillips After 5, Stephanie Merry , June 23, 2010
This weekend's art parties, Stephanie Merry , June 16, 2010
Talking about Yves Klein, Fritz Hahn , June 8, 2010
Sustainability Lab, Stephanie Merry , June 6, 2010
Up next: June arts, Stephanie Merry , June 1, 2010
Free Summer Saturdays, Stephanie Merry , May 23, 2010
Putting the art in party, Stephanie Merry , May 13, 2010
Up next: May arts, Stephanie Merry , April 29, 2010
Free jazz at the Smithsonian, Michael O'Sullivan , March 17, 2010
Get ready for spring at the Building Museum, Michael O'Sullivan , March 11, 2010
Warm up at the Phillips, Stephanie Merry , March 5, 2010
Spring flowers bloom in Alexandria, Stephanie Merry , March 2, 2010
Up next: March arts, Stephanie Merry , March 1, 2010
An artful happy hour, Anne Kenderdine , February 16, 2010
For Valentine's Day, art for your heart, Stephanie Merry , February 11, 2010
Up next: February arts, Stephanie Merry , February 1, 2010
Cameras down, Julia Beizer , January 25, 2010
Up next: January arts, Stephanie Merry , January 1, 2010
Last-chance art exhibitions, Anne Kenderdine , December 22, 2009
Two free stops this week, Anne Kenderdine , December 16, 2009
Skating returns to the National Gallery, Lavanya Ramanathan , December 9, 2009
Up next: December arts, Stephanie Merry , December 1, 2009
Five ways to entertain the family this Thanksgiving, Stephanie Merry , November 23, 2009
Two great shows for the price of none, Stephanie Merry , November 12, 2009
Up next: November arts, Stephanie Merry , November 2, 2009
Art: Comings and goings, Stephanie Merry , October 22, 2009
Up Next: October Arts, Stephanie Merry , October 1, 2009
Up Next: September Arts, Stephanie Merry , September 8, 2009
Will Another D.C. Gallery Lose Its Home?, Stephanie Merry , September 4, 2009
Up Next: August Arts, Stephanie Merry , July 30, 2009
July Arts, Stephanie Merry , July 4, 2009
Putting the Art in Party, Stephanie Merry , June 18, 2009
Putting the Art in Party, Stephanie Merry , June 11, 2009
Highlights from Artomatic, Stephanie Merry , June 3, 2009
Up Next: June Arts, Stephanie Merry , May 29, 2009
Summer Deals at the Corcoran, Stephanie Merry , May 22, 2009
Where to Find 'Museum' Pieces, Jen Chaney , May 20, 2009
Putting the Art in Party, Stephanie Merry , May 14, 2009
Putting the Art in Party, Stephanie Merry , May 6, 2009
Up Next: May Arts, Stephanie Merry , April 30, 2009
Weekend Arts, Stephanie Merry , April 9, 2009
Weekend Arts, Stephanie Merry , April 1, 2009
Up Next: April Arts, Stephanie Merry , March 31, 2009
We'll Drink to That, Fritz Hahn , March 23, 2009
Save the Date: Arts Events, Stephanie Merry , March 18, 2009
Cherry Blossom Peak Dates Announced, Stephanie Merry , March 3, 2009
Up Next: March Arts, Stephanie Merry , February 26, 2009
Cheap Dates: A Social Life Stimulus Plan, Julia Beizer , February 25, 2009
Folklife Festival Announces Lineup, Stephanie Merry , February 19, 2009
The Perfect Valentine's Day? It's an Art Form, Stephanie Merry , February 12, 2009
Up Next: February Arts, Stephanie Merry , February 2, 2009
Inauguration Day Update: Open and Shut, Stephanie Merry , January 14, 2009
Up Next: January Arts, Stephanie Merry , December 31, 2008
State of the Art in '08, Stephanie Merry , December 30, 2008
Inauguration Day Update: Open and Shut, Stephanie Merry , December 17, 2008
Up Next: December Arts, Stephanie Merry , December 1, 2008
Thanksgiving Survival Guide, Stephanie Merry , November 25, 2008
Galleries: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow, Stephanie Merry , November 20, 2008
Giving FotoWeek a Shot, Stephanie Merry , November 18, 2008
Up Next: Galleries and Museums in November, Stephanie Merry , November 3, 2008
Sneak Peek: Museum of American History, Stephanie Merry , October 24, 2008
Getting Into the Spirit of Halloween, Stephanie Merry , October 17, 2008
New on U, Stephanie Merry , October 8, 2008
'Over the River' But Not Out of the Woods, Stephanie Merry , October 7, 2008
Get in to Madame Tussauds for a Song, Anne Kenderdine , October 2, 2008
Up Next: October Arts, Stephanie Merry , September 30, 2008
Light Bright, Anne Kenderdine , September 26, 2008
Art in the Heart of the City, Stephanie Merry , September 17, 2008
Up Next: September Arts, Stephanie Merry , August 29, 2008
A Breath of Fresh, Cold Air, Stephanie Merry , August 26, 2008
It's Alive!, Stephanie Merry , August 22, 2008
Hitting the Beach Without Leaving Town, Stephanie Merry , August 8, 2008
Art Squared, Stephanie Merry , August 1, 2008
Drinks With a Side of Art, Stephanie Merry , July 25, 2008
Birth and Death of a Myth, Stephanie Merry , July 9, 2008
Artistic Movement, Stephanie Merry , June 27, 2008
Blast Off for the Folklife Festival, Stephanie Merry , June 19, 2008
David Berman on Jeremy Blake, David Malitz , February 27, 2008
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , January 30, 2008
Art in Motion (and a Spooky Video), Julia Beizer , January 25, 2008
Into the Great Wild Open, Julia Beizer , January 15, 2008
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , January 7, 2008
On the Walls in 2008, Julia Beizer , January 2, 2008
A Year in Art, Julia Beizer , December 26, 2007
Your Favorite Things, Julia Beizer , December 14, 2007
Fishing for a Bargain, Anne Kenderdine , December 6, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , December 5, 2007
Anne's Wish List: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Anne Kenderdine , December 5, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , November 2, 2007
All Eyes on Annie (And Brad. And Demi...), Julia Beizer , October 10, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , October 3, 2007
Museums After Dark, Julia Beizer , September 5, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , August 31, 2007
An Exhibit for the History Books, Julia Beizer , August 7, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , August 1, 2007
The End Is Near, Julia Beizer , July 24, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , July 3, 2007
Folk Culture on the Front Lawn, Julia Beizer , June 28, 2007
Lowbrow Styles & Fingerprint Traces, Julia Beizer , June 27, 2007
The Big Ones, Julia Beizer , June 21, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , May 30, 2007
Artomatic Watch: The Home Stretch, Julia Beizer , May 17, 2007
Getting in on the After-Hours Action, Julia Beizer , May 16, 2007
Sketch Artists, Julia Beizer , May 14, 2007
Artomatic Watch: Week 5, Julia Beizer , May 10, 2007
Artomatic Watch: Week 4, Julia Beizer , May 2, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , May 2, 2007
Artomatic Watch: Week 3, Julia Beizer , April 25, 2007
Alternative to artDC, Julia Beizer , April 24, 2007
Artomatic Watch: Week 2, Julia Beizer , April 18, 2007
Kind of Gross . . . But Definitely Informative, Julia Beizer , April 17, 2007
'Interval' on Your iPod, Julia Beizer , April 13, 2007
Artomatic Watch: Week 1, Julia Beizer , April 11, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , April 2, 2007
Artomatic Is Back, Julia Beizer , March 6, 2007
Lite-Brite at the Museum, Julia Beizer , March 5, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , February 28, 2007
Comings and Goings, Julia Beizer , February 1, 2007
Jasper Johns: A Sneak Peek, Julia Beizer , January 24, 2007
Collages, Sculptures and Pictures of 'Marilyn', Julia Beizer , January 10, 2007
Forecast on the 2007 Art Scene, Julia Beizer , January 5, 2007
Out With the Old: Artsy Edition, Julia Beizer , December 26, 2006
Send Them to the Other Mall, Julia Beizer , November 28, 2006
Sight: City Hall, Julia Beizer , November 1, 2006
Panda Love, Julia Beizer , October 13, 2006
Asian Art: Open Until Moonrise, Julia Beizer , October 4, 2006
Art Hopping, Julia Beizer , September 12, 2006
New Kids on the Block, Julia Beizer , August 16, 2006
Local Artists Bring the Funk to DCAC, Julia Beizer , July 31, 2006
Fringe for the Eyes, Julia Beizer , July 19, 2006
Where the AC Blows Freely All Day, Julia Beizer , July 19, 2006
Wild World of Rousseau, Julia Beizer , July 11, 2006
A Few More Days for Archives, Julia Beizer , July 11, 2006
Film Series and First Fridays, Julia Beizer , July 6, 2006
Archives Outdoors, Julia Beizer , July 5, 2006
Feeding at Folklife, Julia Beizer , June 30, 2006
Museum Closings Update, Julia Beizer , June 29, 2006
Arts Revival Downtown, Julia Beizer , June 29, 2006
Rainy Day Blues for Mall Museums, Julia Beizer , June 27, 2006
An Exhibit to Bank On, Julia Beizer , June 1, 2006
Goin' Green, Julia Beizer , May 24, 2006
Party Arty, Julia Beizer , May 9, 2006
Beyond Cinco, Julia Beizer , May 8, 2006
Sheeler Delight, Julia Beizer , May 2, 2006
Hours Extended for 'Cezanne', Julia Beizer , April 27, 2006
Artists, Performing, Julia Beizer , April 26, 2006
American History Update, Julia Beizer , April 12, 2006
History Hunting in the Nation's Capital, Julia Beizer , April 11, 2006
From the Made-Up Words Department . . ., Julia Beizer , April 10, 2006
Capture the Castle, Fritz Hahn , April 6, 2006
When It Rains, It Pours, Julia Beizer , March 29, 2006
And the Beat Goes On, Julia Beizer , March 24, 2006
Glimpses of Greatness, Julia Beizer , March 24, 2006
National Gallery: Ready to Rock, Julia Beizer , March 14, 2006
Feelin' Artsy?, Julia Beizer , March 3, 2006
Art and Soul, Julia Beizer , February 24, 2006
In or Out? It Makes a Difference, Julia Beizer , February 24, 2006
Inside the Factory, Julia Beizer , February 22, 2006
More Than Meets the Urinal, Julia Beizer , February 14, 2006
Getting a Date with the Man from Provence, Julia Beizer , February 7, 2006
Aquarium Walkabout, Anne Kenderdine , January 20, 2006
Arts Abound in 2006, Julia Beizer , January 4, 2006
Can You Keep a Secret?, Julia Beizer , December 14, 2005
Fine Art, Straight Up, Julia Beizer , November 15, 2005
For the Kid Who Has Hit Every Hayride in Town, Julia Beizer , October 26, 2005
DC Chic, washingtonpost.com , October 6, 2005
The Blessings of Liberty, Anne Kenderdine , September 19, 2005
The Art of the Weekend, washingtonpost.com , June 1, 2005
Art on the Go, washingtonpost.com , April 25, 2005
Zeisel at Hillwood, washingtonpost.com , April 15, 2005
First Friday, washingtonpost.com , March 28, 2005
Academy 'Anatomies', washingtonpost.com , March 15, 2005
Face Time With Modigliani, washingtonpost.com , February 24, 2005
Photography at Hemphill, washingtonpost.com , February 23, 2005
To Ruscha, With Love, washingtonpost.com , February 14, 2005
 
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