• 30 Tuesday, Oct Washington, DC Silhouettes: Dana Tai Soon Burgess Company
Please join the D.C. Area Phi Beta Kappa Association on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 6:30 P.M. at 8th And F St NW, the National Portrait Gallery, where they will host a performance by the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company. Following the dance performance, enjoy a talk by Portrait Gallery Curator Asma Naeem about “Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now,” an exhibition that explores the relatively unstudied art form of silhouettes—cut paper profiles—which were a hugely popular and democratic form of portraiture in the 19th century. For more information, please check the event page