Category Archives: Updates and News

2019 DC Poet Project Launches March 9

The first event in the 2019 DC Poet Project poetry reading series and open mic competition is Saturday March 9, at the RISE Center. This special event celebrating LGBT activist and DC poet Essex Hemphill features poets Regie Cabico and C. Thomas, with guest Honorary Poets Councilmember Trayon White, Philip Pannell, Marvin Bowser, and Ron […]

Washington Post Review of Exhibition at Washington Studio School

Thanks to exhibition director Robert Bettmann, curator Mollie Berger Salah, essay author John Anderson, the Washington Studio School, The Krebs Trust, and architect Steven Spurlock for collaborating with us on the recent exhibition. ICYMI, the review in The Washington Post from August 3, 2018 is below: KREBS AND GILLIAM by Mark Jenkins When D.C. artist […]

Exhibition of Public Artworks by Krebs and Gilliam Opens Friday

Day Eight is pleased to be partnering with Washington Studio School and Brink Media on an exhibition of public art works by DC Arts legends Rockne Krebs and Sam Gilliam, opening reception to take place Tuesday, July 24th from 6:00 to 7:30pm.¬†Click to RSVP for the opening on Facebook. The curator for the exhibition is […]