How often do you flip an object over to find that it is not made in America? This panel discussion will explore the leading trends in American design and who the top contenders are who set those trends. From the contract market, where much of the resourcefulness and sales come from, to the residential field, where designers are pushing the boundaries of imagination, American Design fuses craftsmanship with originality to create a particular characteristic that formally may have been more difficult to define.
Event begins at 5:00PM
This documentary charts the District's rise from the ashes of the 1968 riots to its emergence as a world-class city, featuring first-hand accounts from those who shaped the events of the time.Learn more →
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.Watch now →
Inspired by the film Latino Americans, we decided to seek out a local perspective on the Latino experience in our community with our weta.org Digital Extras. Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →