Les Chapeaux Dans le Jardin, or Hat Day, was held on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Franklin Park Conservatory.
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If you’re not a pizza snob now, you will be by the time you finish reading this.
How Producing Art Can Keep Our Brains Functioning
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life," so Pablo Picasso once famously proclaimed. Though we expect the pompous Cubist was being his u...
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Chalk it up to economic optimism, desire for change, or residual energy from the Balboa Park Centennial. This spring features big shows that fill entire buildings and present fresh acquisitions. It’s like everybody got a new hat.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Patrons' Show Fundraiser: Tips for First-Timers
Here are our tips for first-time patrons. (It's impossible to fully describe the experience, but we've done our best.)
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As a teenager growing up in north central Florida, Teen Vogue was one of my favorite magazines. It spoke to my interest in design and…
A Culture Vulture’s Guide to Santa Fe
There’s no one right way to describe Santa Fe. It’s the capital of New Mexico, the oldest state capital in the U.S., and the country’s third-largest art market -- behind New York and Los Angeles. Spanish for Holy Faith, Santa Fe might be better known, though, for its self-proclaimed slogan, the “City Different.” And the destination, which is perched 7,000 above sea level, irrefutably does things differently. It’s certainly historic -- visitors can get a glimpse into its storied past while stopping by several neighborhoods, especially the downtown Plaza area and Railyard District, seeing its museums, tackling its nature trails, and simply by chatting up the friendly locals. It packs in flavor, too -- you may…
2018 Fellows and Project Grants — Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks is pleased to announce the 2017–2018 fellows and project grants. Fellows Byzantine Studies Gideon Avni, Israel Antiquities Authority and Hebrew University of Jerusalem Byzantine Studies Jerusalem and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Fourth to Eleventh Century: Archaeological Research and Urban Context Stephanos Efthymiadis, Open University of Cyprus Byzantine Studies Romy Hecht, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Garden and Landscape Studies Steve Kosiba, University of Minnesota Pre-Columbian Studies Michael Lee, University of Virginia (Spring) Garden and Landscape Studies Jerry Moore, California State University, Dominguez Hills (Fall) Pre-Columbian Studies Denis Ribouillault, Université de Montréal (Fall) Garden and Landscape Studies Alexis Torrance, University of Notre Dame Byzantine Studies Bernd Andreas Vest