Category: FYIDC

FYI DC: The Artists Behind the Wall Flowers Exhibit

The United States Botanic Garden exhibit features large-scale works by six artists. The “Wall Flowers: Botanical Murals” exhibit at the U.S. Botanic Garden Conservatory is a first for the living plant museum, which usually...

The Dish: Soul Food

Rose Previte’s new Middle Eastern-inspired restaurant Maydan centers around community. A little pushback from city officials about cooking with open flames in the middle of a restaurant wasn’t going to stop Rose Previte from realizing...

The Dish: Umami at Umaya

A downtown izakaya showcasing Japanese comfort food.  Eat, drink, eat. Repeat.That’s the mantra at the crux of Penn Quarter’s Umaya, where diners are encouraged to imbibe, relax and stay awhile. Izakayas, or gastropubs, are...