Tag Archives: Art Museum of the Americas

The Plagues We Detest at Farragut West

Someone recently described the immediate surroundings of Farragut West to me as “a business area of D.C. rather than touristy.” I think she’s both right and wrong. The Farragut West Metro is near one thing that visitors want to see … Continue reading

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#MeToo. If you were not living completely off the grid for the last few months, you all but certainly saw these words on your Facebook feed. In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment and assault scandal – followed … Continue reading

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Latin American Museums in Washington, DC

First I want to share that I made a false statement when I said in a recent blog post that I plan to visit the new National Museum of African American History and Culture this month. Given how popular it … Continue reading

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The Ripple Effect

Art Museum of the Americas’ current exhibit The Ripple Effect: Currents of Socially Engaged Art is, at one level, eclectic. There are videos and computer projections, sculptures and photography, textiles and terrariums. The works of art also address a variety … Continue reading

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