Some past posts

Spanish Embassy

The Spanish Embassy is at 2375 Pennsylvania Avenue.  It combines a tow of three-story brick townhouses with a modern extension of an additional three-stories of glass above.

Goethe-Institut

The Goethe-Institut at 7th and I St. is a center for German culture.  Their glass doors feature posters for their programs, like this one for their Damage Control film series, in conjunction with the Hirshhorn Museum’s Damage Control exhibit. It is an old red brick building, remodeled into offices.  The Goethe-Institut moved in to the […]

Randall Junior High School

The Randall Junior High School building, at 65 I St. SW, was built in 1906 and closed as a school in 1978. After that, it served as a homeless shelter and for a short time as art studio space. The Corcoran Gallery of Art bought the building from the city in 2006 for $6.2 million, […]