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A Midsummer Night's Dream' in Beautiful Outdoor Setting

July 3, 2018

"I attended an “off-campus” Wolf Trap evening’s entertainment closer to home at Union Market in North-East Washington. There [as part of By The People], Halcyon, Wolf Trap Opera...

Life, Liberty, Happiness: By The People Pursues Ideals, Innovations in New Citywide Festival

July 1, 2018

A new international arts and dialogue festival —themed around America’s founding ideals — has arrived in Washington, D.C., with grand ambitions to shake up the city’s arts scene...

Five Ways To Have A Totally Free Weekend In D.C.

June 22, 2018

Find art all around you: If you see a piece of art in D.C.

Artist teaches self-healing through his art after it helped him through tough times

June 22, 2018

There are free events in Farragut Square all this summer.

Transformer Artist Talk: Ramekon O'Arwisters

June 22, 2018

By The People partner Transformer presented Crochet Jam featuring prominent artist Ramekon O’Arwisters on June 22, 2018. 

Maya Freelon's Immersive and Interactive Sculptures Bring Tissue Paper to Life

June 21, 2018

For more than a decade, artist Maya Freelon has created striking abstract sculptures and installations from tissue paper and water stains. Her technique — letting water gently...

Out On the Town: D.C. arts and entertainment highlights--June 21-27

June 21, 2018

BEAUTY PILL: A decade ago, the experimental, cinematic-sounding electronic/rock band was touted as a harbinger of a new era of homegrown D.C. music.

Events: To Do: Weekend of June 21st-24th

June 21, 2018

Sunday, close out the weekend with Punk Latitudes at Union Market as part of By The People. Sasha Lord presents a showcase of legendary bands a

Halcyon Has Quickly Established Itself as a Force in the D.C. Arts World

June 21, 2018

Jefferson Pinder is a community artist.