The Phillips Collection in Dupont is hosting “Phillips after 5” the first Thursday of every month from 5:00 to 8:30. Visitors can sip on wine while listening to lectures about the exhibits and soaking up the artsy vibe from the live jazz band. This week the features “Intersections” by Regi Müller, a modern artist who seeks to find the balance between the chaotic and ordered world and “Forces of Nature,” a new sculpture by Jae Ko that delicately bridges the space between the two galleries.
Honor By August
Next Friday, February 11, 2011, Georgetown Grad Michael Pearsall (COL ’06) and his band Honor by August will be performing at Iota Club & Café in Arlington. The group’s success has soared since they got their start in 2005, with tours all over the nation and performances with top artists including Bon Jovi, Third Eye Blind and Vertical Horizon. Beginning in February, they are returning back to where they got their start, performing exclusively in the D.C. and Northern Virginia area.
On Friday night at 6:00 p.m. “The Ransom Notes” will be playing The Millenium Stage at the Kennedy Center. The group of sibling artists will perform an eclectic blend of genres ranging from classical to gospel to Celtic.