At the inaugural By the People festival, created by the start-up incubator Halcyon, artists will cover the District with yarn (as in Stacy Cantrell’s yarn-bomb at the Parks at Walter Reed), light (Nick Cave’s “Untitled” projection at Washington National Cathedral), fabric (Chloe Bensahel’s installation at Union Market) and more in a series of installations and performances, most of them free.
Missed out on tickets to “Hamilton”? Looking for something to evoke the spirit of the show, but at a more reasonable price? Washington’s classical calendar is full of events that relate in one way or another to the main themes of this blockbuster musical.
What exactly is this new event? This arts and innovation festival covers the range of (installations, performances, and talks at venues all around the city), and with a range of partners including the Smithsonian and Artechouse, it’s worth investigating!
Destination DC features By The People in its press release detailing top festivals and summer 2018 activities throughout Washington, DC.
Despite chaos over at the White House, the nation’s capital is undergoing a design renaissance.
"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
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.
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.
Read the full press release from April 30 here.
From June 21-24, experience a celebration of creativity and compassion through interactive exhibits, discussions and more.