The Smithsonian Institution’s Folklife Festival is one of the highlights of summer here in Washington DC. Running June 30th – July 4 and July 7 -11, it is a multi-cultural celebration on the Mall, America’s front yard.
Simon Hosie, one of Coloumbia’s hottest architects, is designing the installation that will welcome native artists and performers, as well as present the diversity that is Colombia. According to the Washington Post, “In Colombia, Hosie, 36, is known for fanatically deep immersions in remote micro-societies from which he emerges a few years later with prize-winning architecture and, frequently, paintings and oral histories as well, and new theories for designing a better future.”
Get a preview of Colombia in Washington DC and then totally immerse yourself by joining everyone at Colores Natural the CMG Latin America meeting in Medellin, Colombia.