From the dcist’s “Arts Agenda”
Phew, it’s a busy week for artlovers. If you dig political art, graphic design, or street art, head to cloud nine, and stay there all weekend. As evidenced by our spotting of him in Logan Circle near his newly created mural, Shepard Fairey (most famous for hisObey Giant insignia and accompanying graphics) is in town, his calendar is booked solid, and we’re all invited.
From the dcist’s “Weekend Picks”
It’s Howard Homecoming weekend, and the festivities really get going tonight when Howard alum Eric Roberson performs at Bohemian Caverns. Joining him will be rising soul star, Algebra. $20 in advance, 8 p.m.
Consult our film picks of the week, including the Reel Affirmations Film Festival, which runs through October 21, with screenings at the AFI, the Goethe-Institut, the Lincoln Theatre and the Sixth and I Synagogue. See the schedule for full listings.