Dumbarton Oaks was featured in the Washingtonian’s April cover story, 61 Hidden Gems. The article highlighted the Museum’s “impressive collection of pre-Columbian art, artifacts from the Byzantine Empire, and European masterpieces.” You can peruse the list here, and find Dumbarton Oaks in the item titled Don’t Bypass the Byzantine.
The recent article in the Washington Post, Music Review: A Far Cry at Dumbarton Oaks in Georgetown, favorably reviewed performances at Dumbarton Oaks by the Boston-based ensemble, A Far Cry. The 17-member string ensemble performed in the Music Room at Dumbarton Oaks on the evenings of April 22nd and 23rd as part of the Friends of Music Concert Series. The back-to-back performances by A Far Cry marked the end of the 2011–2012 concert season at Dumbarton Oaks.
Local public gardens were the subject of a recent online edition of the Washington Post’s Going Out Guide. Entitled Flora to Fawn Over, the piece features Andy Cao’s and Xavier Perrot’s Cloud Terrace as item number 39.