Day: February 5, 2014

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: SMITHSONIAN CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY

February 5, 2014 Good Afternoon to you! First Wednesday for this month of February and today the Smithsonian  has lots of activities and events going on! These activities are not only for adults, but there is something for the kids as well. Here are a few of these that the Smithsonian has lined up. DISCOVERY THEATER: LIONS OF INDUSTRY, MOTHERS OF INVENTION When: Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 11:30am Where: S. Dillon Ripley Center, Discovery Theater, 3rd Sublevel, 1100 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington D. C. Metro: Smithsonian (Blue/Orange Lines) Ages 8 and up can attend. The play honors African American entrepreneurs and inventors for their creativity and genius. May not be art, but I think everyone will benefit from this. To view and purchase tickets go to smithsonianassociates.org.   AFRICAN  AMERICAN ARTISTS IN THE COLLECTION When: Thursday, February 6, 2014, 12:30pm Gallery Talks & Tours Where: American Art Museum, 8th and F Streets, Washington D.C. The event is free. This event shows the highlights of artwork by African American artist. From 19th century to contemporary, including …