capitolfile-magazine.com - Culture https://capitolfile-magazine.com/ What to Expect From the Smithsonian's New 80s-Inspired Exhibit https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18438/What-to-Expect-From-the-Smithsonians-New-80s-Inspired-Exhibit Walk like an Egyptian down memory lane at this exhibition commemorating the genesis of ’80s contemporary art. The Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden doesn’t want yo… Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Author Charles Denyer on America's Most Powerful Vice Presidents & Their Homes https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18436/Author-Charles-Denyer-on-Americas-Most-Powerful-Vice-Presidents-Their-Homes Author Charles Denyer says the events of 9/11 led him to chronicle the history of the home of the vice president of the United States. Vice President-elect Mike Pence, wife Karen, Dr. Jill Bi… Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 11 Things You Didn't Know about the Golden Globes https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18432/11-Things-You-Didnt-Know-about-the-Golden-Globes In anticipation of the 75th Golden Globes this Sunday (January 7, 8 p.m. EST on NBC), we’ve compiled 11 fun facts, historical tidbits, and talked-about moments in the awards show's histo… Sat, 06 Jan 2018 07:00:00 -0700 What Will Trump's First State Dinner Look Like? https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18430/What-Will-Trumps-First-State-Dinner-Look-Like President Trump's penchant for unpredictability has spread from his Twitter account to the White House social season. State Dinner for British High Joint Commissioners in 1871; President Dwig… Wed, 27 Dec 2017 07:00:00 -0700 The Best Interactive Exhibits to Participate in around D.C https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18409/The-Best-Interactive-Exhibits-to-Participate-in-around-D-C The most often-seen work hanging in any Washington gallery isn’t a Renoir or a Monet or a da Vinci–it’s a “Do Not Touch” sign. Here are some of our favorite ways… Thu, 30 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0700 Twyla's New Holiday Collection Showcases Contemporary Artists https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18403/Twylas-New-Holiday-Collection-Showcases-Contemporary-Artists Now through January 15, Twyla, an online marketplace for contemporay art, will be offering customers a special series of limited-edition prints from acclaimed artists Nick Turner, Laurent Elie… Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:00:00 -0700 7 Reasons We're Excited About DC This Fall https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18333/7-Reasons-Were-Excited-About-DC-This-Fall Now that summer is coming to a close, it’s time to look forward to fall, and this autumn promises to be an exciting one in DC. We put together seven reasons to get pumped for fall in the… Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Can't-Miss Events around DC This Fall https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18306/Cant-Miss-Events-around-DC-This-Fall As temperatures cool, the city's cultural calendar heats up. Check our pick for fall's must-sees. “XYZT: ABSTRACT LANDSCAPES” AT ARTECHOUSE This new tech-focused art space has exp… Thu, 31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 Get Ready For The Fight Of The Summer With 10 Facts About Mayweather Vs McGregor https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18324/Get-Ready-For-The-Fight-Of-The-Summer-With-10-Facts-About-Mayweather-Vs-McGregor After much speculation, boxing great Floyd Mayweather and UFC mixed-martial artist Conor McGregor have finally inked a deal to face off in the boxing ring in Vegas. Now here's what you need to… Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 The Area's Must-See Cultural Exhibits https://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/18289/The-Areas-Must-See-Cultural-Exhibits Fill up your social calendar with must-see exhibits and events in our area. The Phillips Collection James McLaughlin Memorial Staff Show (August 3) For the past 25 years Phillips, America&rs… Tue, 01 Aug 2017 08:17:00 -0600