Posts Tagged ‘Ceiling’

Lincoln Theatre Ceiling

January 24th, 2016

some great washington theatre images i came across:

Lincoln Theatre Ceiling
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Image by Mr.TinDC
Ornate plaster ceiling and chandelier with this Lincoln Theatre, built-in 1922 and restored in 1994, at 1215 U Street NW. Scanned photo we took in 1995.

Washington DC – Foggy Bottom: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
washington theatre
Image by wallyg
The John F. Kennedy Center the Performing Arts, or Kennedy Center, situated regarding Potomac River, beside the Watergate Resort, unsealed in 1971 once the country’s life style memorial to President John F. Kennedy although the nationwide center in terms of performing arts. The guts’s beginnings date to 1958, whenever President Dwight D. Eisenhower finalized into legislation the nationwide Cultural Center Act, at first ever your US authorities backed and assisted investment a structure dedicated to the doing arts. Created by designer Edward Durrell Stone, it turned out built by Philadelphia specialist John McShain and is administered by a bureau with this Smithsonian organization. It gets federal capital annually to pay for maintenance and procedure.

The John F. Kennedy Memorial Center in terms of Performing Arts is 100 foot big, 630 legs lengthy, and 300 base large. It features a 630-foot lengthy, 63-foot high grand foyer, with 16 hand-blown Orrefors crystal chandeliers (a gift from Sweden), red floor coverings, and Robert Berks’ breasts of Kennedy. The Hall of shows therefore the Hall of countries are generally both 250-foot lengthy, 63-foot big corridors. The Kennedy Center now provides among just downtown open air roof terraces.

The guts has three primary theaters: The Concert Hall, started in 1971 and renovated in 1997 from the south part, chairs 2,442; The Opera House, in the centre, seats 2,300; and the Eisenhower Theater, in north component, seats 1,100 which is needed President Dwight Eisenhower. Cyril M. Harris created the Kennedy Center’s auditoriums and their acoustics.

1st performance was on September 5, 1971, with 2,200 people generally in most individuals in attendance to see a premiere of Leonard Bernstein’s Mass into the Opera house. The middle’s official orifice took place on September 8, 1971, with a formal gala and premiere efficiency the Bernstein Mass. The Concert Hall had been inaugurated on September 9, 1971, in a performance because of the Nationwide Symphony Orchestra carried out by Antal DorĂ¡ti. On Friday, September 10, 1971, Alberto Ginastera’s opera, Beatrix Cenci premiered within Kennedy Center’s Opera house.

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President Obama Statement on Debt Ceiling Deal Reopening Government (C-SPAN)

January 30th, 2014

Following the Senate vote approving a Debt Ceiling Deal Reopening Government, 81-18, President Obama delivered a statement from the White House. Included in …
Video Rating: 4 / 5

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senate ceiling

October 3rd, 2013

Check out these Senate images:

senate ceiling
Senate
Image by OnceAndFutureLaura

Senate menu
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Image by Rrrrred

Senate Room, Senate House
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Image by diamond geezer
The ceremonial heart of the University of London, featuring unique uplighters designed by Sir Charles Holden.

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Government Conference Center Ceiling

March 14th, 2012

A few nice Government images I found:

Government Conference Center Ceiling
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Image by Xiaozhuli

“Government of the People” by Jacques Lipshitz from Across the Street
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Image by sameold2010

Government Staircase : Project365 : Photo 86
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Image by grahamcase
The main building of the confederation building complex is up a level higher than the building I work in. This is a staircase that leads up from the lower parking lot to the upper parking lot.

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Has anyone ever heard of the band High Ceiling?

November 22nd, 2011

Question by B: Has anyone ever heard of the band High Ceiling?
I just heard this band from some little podunk town in washington state and they rip. It’s like rega dub funk rock & roll all in one tell me if my taste in music sucks.Their on myspace.

Best answer:

Answer by Mel
nop who is that?

Add your own answer in the comments!

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President Obama’s Address On Raising The Debt Ceiling – 07/25/11

November 3rd, 2011

President Obama’s Address On Raising The Debt Ceiling – 07/25/11
Video Rating: 3 / 5

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Litex RC-103 RC-103 Universal Ceiling Fan Remote Control, White

June 4th, 2011

Litex RC-103 RC-103 Universal Ceiling Fan Remote Control, White

  • Fan button controls 3-speeds (high/medium/low) and light dimmer button controls the brightness of the light
  • Works with down rod mounted fans; receiver mounts in fan canopy
  • Includes transmitter and receiver
  • Operates to a distance of up to 40-feet

List Price: $ 29.98

Price: $ 39.99

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Ceiling detail, Washington DC Metro

December 9th, 2010

Check out these Washington DC images:

Ceiling detail, Washington DC Metro
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Image by o palsson

MetroBus in Washington DC at night.
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Image by DeusXFlorida

[Clark Griffith at National Park, Washington, DC, Washington AL (baseball)] (LOC)
Washington DC
Image by The Library of Congress

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