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

June 19, 2018 | WAMU

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,...

How This Comic Maker Plans to Make Everyone an Artist

June 18, 2018 | Smithsonian.com

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 | East City Art

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 | The Washington Post

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...

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

June 18, 2018 | DC Metro Theater Arts

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...

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

June 15, 2018 | The DC Line

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...

What Halcyon’s upcoming By the People festival could mean for Washington

June 14, 2018 | Washington Business Journal

Despite Washington’s strong arts and innovation ecosystem, the region looks to Austin’s South by Southwest every year. So Halcyon, the nonprofit spinoff from D.C.-based S&R...

Art Itinerary: By The People Festival Preview

June 14, 2018 | Brightest Young Things

There’s something for everyone: from the outer space fantastic to the Instagram-obsessed looking for the next cool photo to the music junkie to your arts and crafty mom visiting...

June Arts Will Turn You Upside Down With Georg Baselitz

June 13, 2018 | DCist

By The People's satellite event CROCHET JAM @ TRANSFORMER mentioned in the DCist!