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Friday
7
10

Buy local art at Halcyon's virtual art fair

WUSA9 Staff, WUSA9

Nicole Dowd, the Director of Arts Programs at Halcyon shares they teamed up with Monochrome Collective to put on a virtual art fair...

Watch the full segment here.

Wednesday
7
8

Virtual Art Fair​ Features D.C. Artists Through July 12

Kristin Danley-Greiner, Patch

There's still time to check out 

Thursday
6
25

BY THE PEOPLE X MONOCHROME COLLECTIVE ART FAIR KICKS OFF VIRTUALLY TOMORROW (JUNE 26TH)

Megan Burns, Brightest Young Things

Thanks to Halcyon, starting tomorrow (June 26th) you’ve got two weeks to scope By The People x Monochrome Collective Art Fair, a virtual gathering of the work of 100+ DMV artists through July 12th. “Doors” are set to open at noon....

Tuesday
2
11

By The People festival highlights the District's art scene across all DC quadrants

Nick Boykin, WUSA9

While June is still a ways away, get excited for Halcyon's "By The People" festival, returning to D.C. this summer. 

This year, the expanded festival is happening over three weekends from June 13-28 and will feature local artists, alongside internationally recognized visual and performing artists...

Wednesday
7
17

2019 By The People Photo Preview

Chelsea Bentley, Brightest Young Things

The second annual By The People festival officially kicked off on Friday with Halcyon’s stunning kick off bash at the Smithsonian Arts & Industries building – one of the festival’s main hubs.

Read the full story here. 

Saturday
6
22

For Festival Lovers

Nikki Peale, Congress Heights on the Rise

By The People is an international arts and dialogue festival presented by Halcyon. Launched in 2018, the festival brings visual art, performing art, and dialogue to all four quadrants of Washington, DC, all completely free and open to the public...

Friday
6
21

BYT Interview: Martha Jackson Jarvis

Kaylee Dugan, Brightest Young Things

D.C.’s second annual By the People arts festival is here! The citywide arts celebration is filling all four quadrants in D.C. with a mixture of international, national and local art...

Read the full story here. 

Tuesday
6
18

BYT Interview: Rania Hassan

Kaylee Dugan, Brightest Young Things

D.C.’s second annual By the People arts festival is here! The citywide arts celebration is filling all four quadrants in D.C. with a mixture of international, national and local art...

Read the full story here. 

Tuesday
6
18

Halcyon's By The People - DC's largest arts and dialogue festival - comes to Anacostia Park June 22-23

Nikki Peale, Congress Heights on the Rise

Throughout the weekend, a floating art installation titled “They Are Us, Us Is Them,” by For Freedoms co-founder Hank Willis Thomas will be docked in Anacostia Park...

Read the full story here. 

Friday
6
14

By The People Festival at Union Market Featuring Kahlil Joseph's Video Installment BLKNWS

Shani Hernandez, The Brookland Bridge

We thought artsy readers would be interested in checking out the By The People arts festival which is free and will have events all across the city from June 15 – 23rd... 

Read the full story here.