Blog

2016 Anacostia River Festival

Anacostia River Festival

2015 - A Year in Review

Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 8:14pm

This was a very busy and productive year at the 11th Street Bridge Park. As we plan an even busier and more ambitious 2016, check out a few 2015 highlights!

Fallingwater

Fallingwater

Frank Lloyd Wright and the Power of Place

Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 8:43pm

A recent visit to Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece at Fallingwater inspired thinking about our own 11th Street Bridge Park

Cesar Chavez Public Art

Cesar Chavez Public Art

Bridging a City Through Art

Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 1:10pm

See early prototypes of public art created by local high school students from Cesar Chavez Charter School for Public Policy.

Spiral Jetty 3.JPG

Spiral Jetty

Utah's Spiral Jetty: Art + Environment

Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 10:03am

A visit to one of the greatest pieces of land art in the world - Utah's Spiral Jetty.

Philly's Front Porch

Philly's Front Porch

Philly's Front Porch

Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 4:15pm

During a recent trip to Philadelphia, I discovered a little bit of whimsy at Philadelphia's 30th Street Station.

13_Anacostia Crossing_BOARDWALK AND DOCKS_Copyright OLIN.jpg

Building an Equitable and Inclusive Community

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 11:14am

A key goal of the 11th Street Bridge Park, a project of the Ward 8 based non-profit Building Bridges Across the River at THEARC, is to serve as an anchor for economic growth.

Elyse Photo.jpg

What attracted me to join the Bridge Park team?

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 4:08pm

by Elyse Oliver, 2015 Fall Intern

Water feature.JPG

Cincinnati's Waterfront

In Touch with the Water

Monday, September 7, 2015 - 2:24pm

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

12_Anacostia Crossing_GOOD HOPE ROAD ENTRANCE_Copyright OLIN.jpg

11th Street Bridge Park courtesy OMA+OLIN

Healthy Parks, Healthy People

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 7:23pm

by Amira Samiy, 2015 Summer Intern

Levitt Pavillion.JPG

ArtQuest's Levitt Pavilion

ArtsQuest: From Foundry to Festivals

Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 8:02pm

A summer road trip brought me to Bethlehem, PA to explore ArtsQuest - an aged out steel factory transformed into an amazing arts venue.

Pages

“The first step in getting two sides to really enjoy each other is to get two sides to really understand each other. And this is the perfect opportunity in a wonderful, beautiful, recreational space.”

Doyle Mitchell, CEO Industrial Bank