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Tuesday
5
22

A Big Hit: Washington, DC Knocks it Out of the Park All Summer Long

Destination DC features By The People in its press release detailing top festivals and summer 2018 activities throughout Washington, DC.

Wednesday
5
16

13 Can't-Miss Summer Festivals & Events In Washington, DC

Summer in the nation’s capital is packed with free and family-friendly festivals featuring everything from jazz music to the wonders of barbecue.
Wednesday
5
9

The Top 5 Places Design and Art Lovers Will Travel in June

Laura Itzkowitz, Architectural Digest

Despite chaos over at the White House, the nation’s capital is undergoing a design renaissance.

Wednesday
5
2

Halcyon Fast Forward: The Future of Retail

Selma Khenissi, The Georgetowner

"With stores opening and closing at a fast clip, the inner workings of a retail business are often shrouded in mystery, thereby creating uncertainty on the future of retail." - In Halcyon Fast Forward: The Future of Retail, moderator Marla Beck, Co-Founder and CEO of Bluemercury, sat down with Mei Xu, Co-Founder and CEO of Chesapeake Bay Candle Creator and CEO of Blissliving Home, share their i

Monday
4
30

International By The People Festival Features Art and Dialogue June 21-24

Halcyon announced this week an impressive line-up of internationally known artists, performers and speakers who will participate in the inaugural By the People festival, June 21-24. Washington's largest international arts and dialogue festival will take place in every quadrant of the city, bringing people together around the themes of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

Monday
4
30

International By The People Festival Features Art and Dialogue June 21-24

Halcyon

Halcyon announced this week an impressive line-up of internationally known artists, performers and speakers who will participate in the inaugural By the People festival, June 21-24.

Read the full press release from April 30 here.

Friday
4
27

10 Cool Reasons to Check Out The By The People Festival This Summer

From June 21-24, experience a celebration of creativity and compassion through interactive exhibits, discussions and more.

Thursday
4
26

Brigitte Macron: ses visites en solo a Washington | Brigitte Macron visits Halcyon Arts Lab Fellows and Youth Fellows

We were honored to host Brigitte Macron, the First Lady of France, at Halcyon Arts Lab on April 25. Mrs. Macron spent time speaking with our Arts Lab Fellows and Youth Fellows about their projects, and two of the Youth Fellows, Dante and Jhurney, shared their work through spoken word performances. A warm thank you to Mrs.

Wednesday
4
25

How D.C.’s EnrichHer is Breaking Down Barriers for Both Women Entrepreneurs and Investors

Arriana McLymore, DC Inno

As Roshawnna Novellus was pitching her startup around the investor circuits, she noticed a void. The investors making the decision as to whether or not she’d get funding didn’t look like her. Most of them were men.

That’s what Novellus hopes to combat with her startup, EnrichHer.

Wednesday
4
25

La Première Dame Brigitte Macron (Trogneux) devant l'oeuvre "The Ring of Freedom" - La Première Dame française visite l'association artistique "Halcyon Arts Lab" à Washington, The District, Etats-Unis, le 25 avril 2018.

Dominique Jacovides, Purepeople

The First Lady of France, Brigitte Macron, takes a closer look at "The Ring of Freedom" by Halcyon Arts Lab fellow, Estefani Mercedes, during her visit to Halcyon Arts Lab on April 25, 2018.