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WPA Signs Lease on a New Home in U Street Corridor Cultural District

>Much-moved alternative arts program finds long-term home on U Street corridor
Lonnae O’Neal Parker, Washington Post,  June 23, 2014

>Washington Project for the Arts Moving to V Street NW

Kriston Capps, Washington City Paper, June 23, 2014

>Washington Project for the Arts signs on at JBG’s Atlantic Plumbing site

Daniel J. Sernovitz, Washington Business Journal, June 23, 2014

OPTIONS

>Washington Project for the Arts’s OPTIONS Opens
Randy Shulman, Metro Weekly, April 9, 2013

>ToDo ToDay: Best of DC Fete! Gems and Ploy at Gibson Guitar Showroom
Caroline Jones, Washington City Paper, April 10, 2013

SLEEPOUT

>Washington Project for the Arts’s SLEEPOUT
K Street Kate, K Street Magazine, April 2, 2013

>Slumber Party at The Capitol Skyline Hotel
Stephanie Merry, The Washington Post, April 4, 2013

>A Pool party that Ends at 9am
Urban Daddy, April 9, 2013

>Poolside Slumber Party, Record Store Day, Truckeroo, and More Picks for the Weekend
Washington Post, April 18, 2013

>What To Do This Weekend
Jason Koebler. Washingtonian, April 18, 2013

>Finally, A Reason to Wear PJs Out: An All-Night-Long Art Party
Renia White, Refinery29, April 18, 2013

>The Weekend Guide
Daily Candy, April 18, 2013

>ToDo ToDay: Jen Kirkman!
Caroline Jones, Washington City Paper, April 19, 2013

>Out and About: Weekend Picks
Martin, Austermuhle, DCist, April 19, 2013

Select 2013

Washington Project for the Arts’s Select 2013 Auction Gala
Mark Jenkins, The Washington Post, March 14, 2013

WPA moves to the Capitol Skyline Hotel

>Washington Project for the Arts moving to the Capitol Skyline Hotel
Katherine Boyle, The Washington Post, January 16, 2013

End of Year Coverage

>My Favorite DC Art Exhibits of 2012
The DC Docent, December 30, 2012

>Bmoreart’s Best Baltimore Exhibitions of 2012
Cara Ober, Bmoreart, December 29, 2012

The Ripple Effect: Currents of Socially Engaged Art

>DREAMer on Washington Post Cover Tells Editor to Not Call Her ‘Illegal’
Jorge Rivas, Colorlines, Friday, December 14, 2012

>Young illegal immigrants fly kites and dream of freedom
Tara Bahrampour, The Washington Post, December 7, 2012

>Miguel Luciano’s DREAMer Kites
Julie Chae, Arts in a Changing America, December 1, 2012

>Viewers Touch on Social Issues to Create ‘Ripple Effect’
Gail Sullivan, The Washington Diplomat, November 28, 2012

> Art Museum of the Americas: ‘The Ripple Effect’
Washington Post, Going Out Guide, November 2, 2012.

> The Ripple Effect: Currents of Socially Engaged Art
Michael O’Sullivan, Washington Post, Museums, November 2, 2012.

> Flying Above Borders
Michelle Chen, CultureStr/ke, Arts/Activism, November 1, 2012.  

> “The Ripple Effect” at the Art Museum of the Americas
Neda Semnani, Washington City Paper, Arts and Entertainment: Picks, October 19, 2012.

> Art Feed: Mark Strandquist’s Write Home Soon
Necci, RVA Magazine, Art, October 24, 2012.

> Washington Project for the Arts and Art Museum of the Americas present: The Ripple Effect
Page 20, Sarai Johnson, Modern Luxury DC, Calendar, October 2012. 

(e)merge Art Fair

> The (e)merge Art Fair: A Look at this year’s artists
Washington Post, Lifestyle, October 5, 2012.

> Dispatches From the (e)merge Opening-Night Party
Jason Koebler, Washingtonian, After Hours, October 5, 2012.

Monument to the Unelected

> Cause célèbre on Capitol Hill
George Pendle, Financial Times, Visual Arts, October 19, 2012.

> ‘Monument to the Unelected’ salutes political losers
Maura Judkis, The Washington Post, The Style Blog, September 19, 2012.

> Art Beat With Sean Rameswaram, Sept. 13
Sean Rameswaram, WAMU 88.5 (American University Radio), September 13, 2012.

> Artist Nina Katchadourian Talks about Monument to the Unelected
Anne O’Rourke, The Pink Line Project, Pink Noise, September 12, 2012.

> Washington Post Offices Hosting “Monument to the Unelected” at Height of Election Season
Benjamin Sutton, ArtInfo, In the Air, July 3, 2012.

Take It to the Bridge

> Corcoran and WPA seeking artists to ‘Take It To The Bridge’
Erin Williams, The Washington Post, Style Blog, May 10, 2012.

> WPA and the Corcoran, Building a Bridge
Kriston Capps, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, May 10, 2012.

>Arts and Entertainment: Picks: Take It to the Bridge at Corcoran Gallery of Art
Kriston Capps, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, July 13, 2012

> ‘Take it to the Bridge’ Starting This Week
Eliza French, Pink Line Project, July 16, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 1: Maya Freelon Asante
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, July 18, 2012.

> Who wants to marry (& divorce) Kathryn Cornelius? (You do, we bet)
Svetlana Legetic, Brightest Young Things, BYT Recommends, July 19, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 2: Chajana denHarder
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, July 25, 2012.

> Corcoran exhibit is simple but difficult: An artist, asleep
Richard Simon, Los Angeles Times, Nation Now, July 27, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 3: Jennifer Coster
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, July 31, 2012.

> Arts Agenda
Kelly Rand, DCist, Arts & Entertainment, August 2, 2012.

> Corcoran Gallery’s ‘Canaries in McMansionland Brings Live Birds To Museum (PHOTOS)
Eliza LaJoie, Huffington Post DC, August 2, 2012.

> Kathryn Cornelius’s ‘Save the Date’ looks at disposable marriages
Ellen McCarthy, The Washington Post, Arts & Entertainment, August 2, 2012.

> Kathryn Cornelius to Marry– and Divorce–7 People at the Corcoran This Weekend
Travis M. Andrews, Washingtonian, After Hours, August 6, 2012.

> Arts Roundup: Pretend-Land Washington Edition
Ally Schweitzer, City Paper, Arts Desk, August 7, 2012.

> Arts Agenda
Angela Kleis, DCist, Arts & Entertainment, August 8, 2012.

> Arts Roundup: A Sharper Shark Week Edition
Jonathon L. Fischer, City Paper, Arts Desk, August 10, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 4: Kathryn Cornelius
John Anderson, City Paper, Arts Desk, August 10, 2012.

> Performance artist gets married, divorced seven times – in the same day
WJLA (ABC 7), August 12, 2012.

> Kathryn Cornelius: Save The Date
Matt Dunn, Washington City Paper, August 12, 2012.

> DC Artist Weds 5 Men and 2 Women in Marathon Matrimony-Themed Performance
Reid Singer, ArtInfo, August 13, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 5: Sarah Levitt
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, August 13, 2012.

> Airborne Leaflet Campaign at the Corcoran Gallery of Art
WJLA (ABC 7), August 22, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 6: “COLON:Y”
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, August 22, 2012.

> Arts Agenda
Kelly Rand, DCist, Arts & Entertainment, August 22, 2012.

>Save the Date, A Performance by Kathryn Cornelius
Cara Ober, Bmoreart, August 28, 2012

> Arts Agenda
Angela Kleis, DCist, Arts & Entertainment, August 29, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 7: “Maid to Order”
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, August 31, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 8: Bridging the Light
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, September 5, 2012.

> Arts Agenda
Kelly Rand, DCist, Arts & Entertainment, September 12, 2012.

> Take It to the Bridge, Week 9: Occupy
John Anderson, Washington City Paper, Arts Desk, September 14, 2012.  

> NewsPlus with Mark Segraves
Mark Segraves, DC50TV – The CW, NewsPlus, September 14, 2012, (begins at 16:20 minutes).

Meet and Greet with Lily Cox-Richard

> The 5 PM Post – From the Events Calendar PoP Picks…
Prince of Petworth, Events Calendar, July 17, 2012.

Awning Studies: Marvin Gaye Park

> “Awning Studies: Marvin Gaye Park”
Jonathan L. Fischer, Washington City Paper, Arts & Entertainment Picks, July 6, 2012.

> Washington Project for the Arts Announces “Awning Studies” at Marvin Gaye Park by Patrick McDonough
East City Art, July 10, 2012.

> Awning Studies: Marvin Gaye Park in Arts Agenda
DCist, Arts Agenda, July 12, 2012.

> Art Beat With Sean Rameswaram, Aug 3
Sean Rameswaram, WAMU 88.5 (American University Radio), August 3, 2012.

METALmorphology: A Coup d’Espace Project by Edward Bigelow Baker

> ‘Art Beat’ Features METALmorphology
Sean Rameswaram, WAMU 88.5 (American University Radio), May 23, 2012.

Experimental Media 2012 Exhibition

> April Art Preview
Michael O’Sullivan, GOG Blog, Washingtonpost.com, April 3, 2012.

> ToDo ToDay: “Experimental Media”
Jonathan L. Fischer, Washington City Paper, April 26, 2012.

> Art Beat: DASER
Sean Rameswaram, WAMU 88.5 (American University Radio) May 22, 2012.

SELECT 2012 Exhibition and Art Auction Gala

> Select: WPA Exhibition and Art Auction Gala
Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, February 24, 2012.

> Supporting the Creative Spirit
Lisa Gold provides an inside look at SELECT for NBC 4 Washington, March 3, 2012.

> Contemporary Art Collectors Make Their Selection at WPA Gala and Art Auction
Pamela Sorensen, Pamela’s Punch, March 6, 2012.

> Busy Fun at the WPA Art Gala
Hollywood on the Potomac, March 4, 2012.

Interview with Lisa Gold

> A Conversation with Lisa Gold of Washington Project for the Arts
Julie Chae, Huffington Post, February 16, 2012.

InfoEx: Jean-Michel Ross

> Pop Up Galleries and a Diamond Discovery
Donna Schor, Washington Life Magazine, February, 2012.

Dan Tulk: Lines and Shadows

> Arts Agenda
Angela Kleis, DCist, January 6, 2012.

> January Art Preview
Michael O’Sullivan, GOGBlog, Washingtonpost.com, January 3, 2012.

> DC Art Enthusiasts Come Out Over Holiday Weekend
Reginald Johnson, Examiner.com, January 17, 2012.

> Galleries Column, Washington Post
Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, January 19, 2012.

IceBox: WPA Holiday Gift Shop

> IceBox Gift Shop: A Crafty, Local Alternative to Etsy
Emily Thompson, Washington City Paper Arts Desk, December 5, 2011.

> December Art Preview
Michael O’Sullivan, Washington Post, Going Out Guide, December 1, 2011.

> IceBox Opening Reception
Culture Capital.com, December 2, 2011.

Inter-Net: A Coup d’Espace Project by Michelle Lisa Herman

> ‘Art Beat’ Features Inter-Net
Sean Rameswaram, WAMU 88.5 (American University Radio), November 9, 2011.

> Connection and Disconnection
Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, November 18, 2011.

> Arts Agenda
Angela Kleis, DCist, December 2, 2011.

Lisa Gold quoted

> Sotheby’s bids Its Future on a Web Strategy
Washington Post, October 26, 2011.

30 Americans: Under the Influence

> Artists Invited to Work “Under the Influence” at the Corcoran
Washington Post Style Blog, October 14, 2011.

> Artist Comes Full Circle at the Corcoran
NBC 4 Washington, December 6, 2011.

Hickok Cole Art Night 2011

> Paint the Town: Art Night
Shira Karsen, Washington Life.com, November 4, 2011.

OPTIONS 2011

> Mixing Minimal and Conceptual
Washington Post, October 14, 2011.

> Hot Hits and Hidden Jewels
Washington Blade, September 30, 2011.

The Final Girl

> Galleries: Shift and The Final Girl
Mark Jenkins, The Washington Post, June 9, 2011.

Contain, Maintain, Sustain

> Created with a Sense of Repurpose
Mark Jenkins, The Washington Post, May 27, 2011.

Catalyst: 35 Years of Washington Project for the Arts

> Boosting the Profile of Local Artists
The Kojo Nnamdi Show, WAMU.org, December 8, 2010.
Kojo Nnamdi interviews Catalyst Curator JW Mahoney and WPA Program Director Kristina Bilonick.
Listen to the show

> Catalyst: 35 years of Washington Project for the Arts
WETA Around Town, Jane Goodman and Peter Winant join Robert Aubry Davis, December 2010.
Watch the video

> WPA’s Catalyst Lights Up the Katzen
Ellyn Weiss, PinkLineProject.com, November 28, 2010.

> Catalyst: 35 Years of Washington Project for the Arts
Michael O’Sullivan, Washington Post, November 18th, 2010.

> Catalyst’ Curator on D.C. Art: ‘We Don’t Compete Here. It’s Sweeter Than That. It’s Stranger Than That.’
Jonathan L. Fischer, Arts Desk Blog, Washington City Paper, November 12th, 2010.

> ‘Catalyst: 35 Years of Washington Project for the Arts’: A first look
Maura Judkis, TBD.com, November 10th, 2010.

> WPA’s Catalyst: A 35 Year Retrospective
Max Cook, WeLoveDC.com, November 8th, 2010.

> Possibly the Only Reason to Attend Tonight’s $150 WPA Reception: Cornelius and Cudlin’s Beat Freaks
Jonathan L. Fischer, Arts Desk Blog,Washington City Paper, November 9th, 2010.

> Clues to Stubborn Secret in C.I.A’s Backyard
John Schwartz explores the work of Catalyst artist Jim Sanborn. New York Times, November 20, 2010.

> How “The Last Washington Painting” became “The Lost Washington Painting”
Maura Judkis tracks The Last Washington Painting (Premonitions of the Corporate Wars), a painting by Alan Sonneman, featured in Catalyst. Washington City Paper, July 16, 2010.

36 Studios in 36 hours (2010)

> Letter From Washington DC
F. Lennox Campello, American Contemporary Art, March 2011.

For Arts Funding, 2008 was a Rough Year

> For Arts Funding, 2008 was a Rough Year
Art Beat, PBS NewsHour, December 31, 2008.

OPTIONS 2007 

> OPTIONS 2007
John Gayer, Art Papers, January, 2008.

Interview with Kim Ward, WPA Executive Director
> The WPA
Stuart Greenwell, Urban Code Magazine, October 9, 2007.

9×10 : Member Shows @ WWP Gallery (Show #5)

> Northern Virginia Art Beat
Kevin Mellema, Falls Church News-Press, August 2, 2007.

SiteProjects DC

> You are Sooo Good-Looking
The Today Show (NBC), August 1, 2007.

> Compliment Machine Dispenses Kind Words
Lisa Chinn, ABC News, July 23, 2007.

> Sidewalk Compliment Machine Soothes Washington Egos
Fox News (MYFOXDC.COM), July 22, 2007.

> The Art of Gratuitous Praise
Joshua Zumbrun, The Washington Post, July 21, 2007.

> Site Projects Sets Up Shop on 14th Street
Sriram Gopal, DCist June 18, 2007.

ANONYMOUS III @ Flashpoint Gallery

> Lining Up to Buy Anonymous Art
Rachel Beckman, The Washington Post, June 14, 2007.
> Our Pick for the Week: ANONYMOUS Art at Flashpoint Gallery
Catherine Andrews, Washingtonian, June 4, 2007.

ColorField.remix: SATURATED

> Northern Virginia Art Beat
Richard Mellema, Falls Church News-Press, April 26, 2007.