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HIRSHHORN MUSEUM

Museum Exhibits Across the District

“Wish Tree for Washington, D.C.” The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden is one of D.C.’s premier art galleries, attracting millions of visitors each year with its eye-catching exhibits. In 2007, during the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival, the Hirshhorn installed “Wish Tree for Washington, D.C.,” a sculpture by Yoko Ono[Read More…]

by May 19, 2017 0 comments Summer Highlights, The Guide
The Travel Issue

The Travel Issue

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Benjamin Disraeli once opined: “Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember and remember more than I have seen.” Whether or not you agree with Disraeli as a political figure, as a traveller, he hits the nail on the head.[Read More…]

by March 17, 2017 0 comments Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide, travel

Explore, Challenge and Interrogate The Past

Each year the call goes up: “History is dying. Interest in the humanities is shrinking. Departments are withering.” Usually, around graduation time, this claim comes up in an article or two, each flaunting a different statistic of decline. In 2013, The New York Times ran a piece on the dethronement[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

For Nights Out on the Town

Like any vibrant city, D.C. doesn’t shut down after dark. So when the school day ends, break out your dancing shoes and head to the latest Washington “it” spot. “[The] D.C. dance scene has evolved. We have caught up to and, in some cases, surpassed other cities,” said Antonis Karagounis, owner of several venues,[Read More…]

by August 29, 2011 0 comments The Guide