18 August 2018

Aretha Franklin’s Life Celebrated At National Portrait Gallery Washington

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery in Washington is to celebrate the life and work of the iconic singer and musician Aretha Franklin.

14 May 2012

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Washington Explores New Ai Weiwei Fragments Exhibition

A new exhibition in Washington, DC. by the dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei which uses Wood fragments from dismantled temples has opened at  the Smithsonian’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. “Fragments,” explores the role of tradition amidst the reality of living in China’s rapidly changing environment. The work is on view for the first time in […]

23 January 2012

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Art Thieves Left Dangling With $1.4K

Washington Art thieves rappel through gallery skylight in pitch black, only to make off with paltry $1.4K Two thieves smashed through a skylight and rappelled down into a Washington gallery, and stole two large pieces of art. The perfect art heist, with one minor setback – the two pieces of art were valued at a […]