Attending the final Washington Capitals home game of the hockey season, I found our name on the Capital One display featuring the non-profit institutions they proudly support. Now if they could only find a way to support the Cap’s defense….
Spring has sprung at the Phillips! Visitors are noticing the lovely tulip magnolias outside of the museum’s front door and can’t resist the photo opportunity. Here’s a handful of our favorites from Instagram; keep these beautiful shots coming!
An upcoming performance by singers from Vocal Arts DC got me thinking about not just the thoughts, but the soundtrack that goes through my head as I’m wandering the museum’s galleries. On April 17, co-winners of the Art Song Discovery Competition Natalie Conte and Matthew Morris (read about and hear them perform on SoundCloud) pair artworks in Made in the USA with music of similar moods. I wonder if, like me, they hear Travis Tritt’s ”It’s a Great Day To Be Alive” when they see Allen Tucker’s The Rise. Here are a few other pairings I’ve unwittingly made:
What do you hear when you wander the galleries at The Phillips Collection?
Amy Wike, Marketing Manager