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October 2017

TABOO by Qrcky

October 7 - October 31
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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TABOO is a solo exhibition by artist Qrcky. Qrcky is a DC contemporary artist whose prints and paintings engage with celebrity culture.

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Neglected Weed by Al Burts

October 20 - November 25
Honfleur Gallery, 1241 Good Hope Rd SE
Washington, DC 20020 United States
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Neglected Weed is a series of large scale portraits in ballpoint, colored pencil, and charcoal on wood and acid-free paper. Burts presents an antithetical approach to the usually flattering intentions of portraiture, He looks to show homelessness and untamed non-traditional images in a manner of dignity.

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The Enduring Projection by Billy Colbert

October 20 - November 25
Vivid Solutions Gallery, 2208 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, DC 20020 United States
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Vivid Solutions Gallery gets a new (old) location! Vivid is moving back to first location at 2208 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Billy Colbert will be launching the space with his new multimedia exhibition, The Enduring Projection which explores the media's representation of African-Americans. Opening Reception is October 20, 6 - 9 pm Stayed tuned for info about the Artist Talk in November!

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DUENDE DISTRICT PRESENTS TONGO-MARTIN and ELIZABETH ACEVEDO

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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Duende District, in partnership with MahoganyBooks & the Anacostia Arts Center, presents a powerful night of poetry with our City Lights guest feature Tongo Eisen-Martin, author of the new poetry collection Heaven Is All Goodbyes. He’ll be joined by one of the DMV’s finest poets, Elizabeth Acevedo, author of the poetry chapbook, BeastGirl, out from YesYesBooks.

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Second Chances

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$20

Second Chances follows the lives of 8 characters while exploring the many faces of Domestic Violence. Though fictional, the stories told were derived from the real lives of men, women and children all over the world. Whether straight or gay, black, white or other, this powerful musidrama seeks to bring awareness to the fact that Domestic violence knows no bounds and hurts everyone the same way.

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Benefit Talent Show for the DC Asthma Home Visiting Program

October 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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$25

Talent Show Competition! Come hear talented young singers and dancers and support local youth!

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Indie Soul Live

October 29 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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$25 - $30

The crew of the popular monthly series "Acoustic Indie Soul LIVE" are pleased to announce a FULL BAND LIVE SHOW featuring all the ladies and gents!!! Join us for some serious soul featuring Gwendolyn Collins, Alisha Glover, Sydni Marie, Mycah Chevalier, Kevin Jackson and Daniel Bennett with special past guest of AISL, Marc Evans!!!!... Hosted by the only and only Mike Lewis -AKA- D-Black of Sound City Radio. Limited tickets for this soulful intimate event. Get yours early!!! AND while…

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November 2017

Author Talk & Book Signing Featuring Mychal Denzel Smith

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
FREE

Mychal Denzel Smith is a New York Times-bestselling author and a 2017 NAACP Image Award nominee. His debut book, Invisible Man, Got The Whole World Watching, is a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice. Recognized as a groundbreaking cross between the memoir and cultural criticism genres, Smith’s book has been lauded by critics and scholars alike. In fact, author and professor, Melissa Harris-Perry, said of Smith’s work, “ answers the pressing but unasked question, what would happen if all those black boys felled by bullets…

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FotoWeekDC: Black Dolls Project

November 10 - November 19

Black Dolls Project is a body of work composed of three series by French Guianese photographer Mirtho Linguet. Poupées Noires (or Black Dolls) is the reality of persons classified as non- white. They are Dolls. Flora is the imaginary that is inculcated and inoculated; shaping the reality that surrounds them. Mental-Cide is the terminal phase, letting them disarticulated, both psychically and physically. The individual develops reactions that lead him to mistreat himself and to mistreat the other. Are we ready to accept our condition? Are we ready…

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Yoga in the Gallery

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Honfleur Gallery, 1241 Good Hope Rd SE
Washington, DC 20020 United States
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$15

All levels yoga class hosted by Ahmed the Yogiman. Great music and giveaways!

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