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The By The People Festival Wants To Be The Next South By Southwest

June 20, 2018

You know this by now: D.C. is a town of museums and public art that's free more often than not. But art in D.C. is still not accessible enough for Halcyon CEO Kate Goodall.

The Washington National Cathedral is the canvas for a very blue art installation

June 20, 2018

The blue paint on the Washington National Cathedral’s steps is definitely deliberate. It’s part of Washington’s inaugural By the People Festival, and WAMU reports that the...

Don't Fret Over The Blue Paint Covering The National Cathedral Steps

June 19, 2018

If you stand outside Washington National Cathedral, you’ll see blue splotches covering its hundred-year-old steps. The paint starts at the Cathedral’s imposing front entrance,...

The National Cathedral Is Covered In Blue Paint. What’s Going On?

June 19, 2018

If you stand outside Washington National Cathedral, you’ll see blue splotches covering its hundred-year-old steps. The paint starts at the Cathedral’s imposing front entrance,...

Wolf Trap Opera and Halcyon to Perform Kurt Weill Opera at Union Market

June 18, 2018

After their highly successful partnership in 2017 on Philip Glass’s The Fall of the House of Usher, Wolf Trap Opera and Halcyon reunite to present Kurt Weill and Bertholt Brecht’s...

How This Comic Maker Plans to Make Everyone an Artist

June 18, 2018

For Evan Keeling, comics are more than a humorous pastime or even an artistic medium. The comic maker views his craft as a conduit for expression that is accessible enough to help...

By the People Festival

June 18, 2018

Washington’s inaugural arts and dialogue festival – will take place in every quadrant of the city, bringing people together around the themes of life, liberty and the pursuit of...

10 things to do in the D.C. area this week

June 18, 2018

By the People Festival: At the inaugural By the People festival, created by the start-up incubator Halcyon House, artists will cover the District with yarn (as in Stacy Cantrell’s...

Kate Goodall: By the People Festival aims to bridge cultural divides

June 15, 2018

What’s the best way to disrupt divisiveness? "As co-founder of Halcyon — an incubator that frequently supports “disruptors” — it’s a question I think about a lot. (Some might say...