"This week, artist Margo Elsayd will push a wooden stoop on wheels around around Washington, DC, inviting passerby to sit on it and share stories of all sorts with anyone willing to lend an ear." Part of Transformer Gallery's 12th (!!!) annual Exercises for Emerging Artists program, head to both Hyperallergic + CityLab for 411 on The Mobile Community Stoop Project (and check it at Transformer until September 12).
DESIGN INTERCOURSE is a podcast "focused on design and art in DC – and on the people who make it. In each episode we will host conversations with local designers, artists, and experts in their field in the hopes of uncovering new perspectives on methods, craft, process, and the creative community in general. T U N E I N H E R E .
PBS NEWSHOUR LAUNCHED A V. COOL NEW BLOG – Parallax – within which emerging photographers offer the ~ uNeXpEcTeD ~ stories behind their work. We love that they're wildly open for submissions (one photo + 50-300 words, be it creative writing or image backstory or anything in between); if you're into it you can submit via email or by tagging to Instagram with #PBSParallax.
HAVE AN AMAZING WEEKEND IN WASHINGTON, DC! Keep an eye on our Twitter for event jamz and #tag #tag #aCreativeDC tag us in your next few days. We've got some great content (and event announcements) lined up for next week – see you then!