Washington Life Magazine

More Than Meets the Eye

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, helmed by director Kim Sajet highlights lesser- known faces ahead of its 50th anniversary. Thousands of portraits line the walls of Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, from a painting of Katy...

Pamper Yourself, From Head to Toe

Indulgent Beauty Treatments That Will Leave You Glowing Are you suffering from the post-holiday blues? Or perhaps you’re burned out at work and already counting the days until summer vacation? A little “me time”...

Performing Arts: The NSO Plays Italian

A conversation with conductor Gianandrea Noseda.  By Roland Flamini At the entrance of the Kennedy Center’s Hall of Nations a larger-than-life poster of Gianandrea Noseda, the new music director of the National Symphony Orchestra...