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Sea, Wind and Stars: Dupont Circle’s Sculpture Fountain in Washington DC

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Admiral Samuel F. Du Pont was a Union naval hero in the Civil War known for his navigation prowess. The three figures adorning the fountain’s base represent the Arts of Ocean Navigation: the Sea, the Wind and the Stars. The Sea … Continue reading

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Play Ball! Baseball Sculpture in Washington DC

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Nothing says summer like baseball! John Dreyfuss’ Full Count is a breath of fresh air among historical and allegorical figures in DC. The District may not be known for its baseball yet the Washington Nationals are kicking butt this year! Full … Continue reading

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Bartholdi Fountain: It’s Electric!

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Famous for sculpting the Statue of Liberty, Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi also created the “Fountain of Water and Light” for America’s centennial in 1876. Originally lit by 12 gas-lamps, it was a highlight nighttime attractions in DC.  By 1915, the fountain was … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, America! Xoxo, District of Sculpture

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Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi’s “Fountain of Light and Water” to be featured soon on District of Sculpture! (Photo collage by Julie Flygare)

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A Woman Amongst Men: Joan of Arc’s Equestrian Statue in Washington DC

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Washington DC is home to over 30 equestrian sculptures, but only one female riding horseback. For Joan of Arc, being the only woman amongst men was a familiar distinction. Six hundred years ago, the illiterate 13-year-old farm girl heard voices … Continue reading

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District of Sculpture Photograph in FotoWeek DC 2011 Exhibit

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Last Friday, FotoWeek DC kicked off with two exciting launch parties. The festivities began at 5pm at FotoWeek CENTRAL headquarters at 18th & L street NW. The large trendy space was bustling with people and bumping with music. My good friend … Continue reading

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District of Sculpture Photographer Julie Flygare Wins First Place in FotoWeek DC’s International Awards Competition 2011

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I’m thrilled to announce that a team of International Awards Judges awarded my photograph, “MLK’s Spirit Walking,” First Place in the 2011 FotoWeek DC‘s International Awards Competition for the “Mobile Phone Spirit of DC” category. The FotoWeek DC’s Mobile Phone Spirit of Washington … Continue reading