October 26 and 27 over 40 great minds are coming together to help inspire attendees at the Harman Center for the Arts to unlock their own greatness and to Be Fearless. TEDxMidAtlantic 2012: BE FEARLESS will celebrate the power of ideas to positively change the world; while aiming to build community by bringing together like-minded people who believe in said mission. Speakers include Colin Powell, Jose Antonio Vargas, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski and Melody Barnes. Tickets can be purchased for either or both days of the event.
Archive for October, 2012
October 13 through November 3, International Visions Gallery will host the 2012 Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series exhibition in Washington, DC. The Artisan Series aims to discover the next big names in both urban photography, painting, and multi-media arts, and to celebrate today’s diverse up-and-coming artists on a national stage. International Visions Gallery will host an exhibition of thirty top contestants chosen from over 200 entrees from the VA, MD and DC area.
Artists in this exhibit includes: Larry Poncho Brown, Unicia Buster, Jordan Burns, Ronald Beverly, Jerry Prettyman, Donald McCray, S. Ross Browne, Aniki Robinson, Cheryl Edwards, Nina Ozbey, Russ Mcintosh, Louis Sinclair, Li Pallas, Al Burts, Sierra Leto, Derrick Watkins, P. Muzi Branch, Aimua Osereime, Jay Coleman, Rufus Norman, Charles Jean-Pierre, Rashia Lendoll Sawyer, Keah Fryar, Ann William, Cilia Hodges, Lisa Fanning, David Ogburn, Jeff Chyatte, and Jeff Fox.
The exhibition will kick off with an opening reception on Saturday, October, 13 from 6:00-9pm. Admission is free but an RSVP is required to firstname.lastname@example.org by Oct. 11.