Washington Life Magazine

Squeeze at Kennedy Center: Squeezing Out Sparks

By Steve Houk   livingonmusic.com If I…if I…if I…didn’t know any better, I would have thought that the Squeeze concert held at the elegant Kennedy Center Concert Hall recently was taking place in 1981 or ’82, at...

Like Mother, Like Daughter

The “driven and independent” daughter of Monaco’s ambassador celebrates her wedding with an intimate, non-traditional affair, and reflects on her mother’s influence. KIMBERLEY DOYLE AND JOHN PASZTERKO  When Maguy Maccario-Doyle, the current and first...

Inside Homes: Welcome to Bahrain, in McLean

The Bahraini Ambassador’s residence is a place for dignitaries to dine, artists to be showcased and neighborhood kids to playfully romp. The Kingdom of Bahrain is a Middle Eastern archipelago, tucked in a bay...

Town & Country

Photographer: Tony Powell | WWW.TONY-POWELL.COM Co-Creative Director & Stylist: Henry Edwards II | @HenryEdwardsII Makeup: Martin Pretorious Hair: Felicia Saxony Pendorf Models:  Christian Nulty, Luccia Wolfe, And Clara Corcoran | T·H·E ARTIST AGENCY Editorial Direction: Catherine Trifiletti, Dara...

Ambassador’s Directory 2019

Foreign Diplomats Find A Changed America By Roland Flamini It’s still the crowning achievement of any foreign diplomat’s career, but these days being ambassador to Washington can sometimes feel like a seat at the...

The Quest for 1.5 Degrees Centigrade

By Roland Flamini CAN THE PARIS CLIMATE AGREEMENT SAVE THE PLANET? In November, the Trump Administration plans to begin the process of withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement, formally reversing America’s commitment...

Greta Thunberg Wants Us to Panic, then Act

The world is listening to the impassioned voice of a 16-year-old climate activist. Our house is on fire. I am here to say, our house is on fire,” Greta Thunberg, the sixteen-year-old climate activist...

The Vikings Take on Climate Change

By Roland Flamini The Nordic countries are global front runners in the green transition. Supported by an environmentally concerned public, each of these climate-smart countries has taken major legislative and practical steps towards meeting...