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Dupont Underground in the Media

April 1st, 2016

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April 1, 2016  

WTOP: Dupont Underground: Abandoned tunnel turns destination for art fans

 

March 23, 2016 

Washington Post: Dupont Underground is using the ‘Beach’ balls to create a life-size Lego world

March 22, 2016
Citylab: 
D.C.’s Art Gallery in an Abandoned Streetcar Tunnel Will Finally Open

March 22, 2016
Bustler: 
Play ball! Get a glimpse of Hou de Sousa’s winning Re-Ball! installation design

March 21, 2016
Architect Magazine: 
New York’s Hou de Sousa to Bring Life-Size Ball-Blocks to Dupont Underground

February 26, 2016
WJLA:
 Tunnels below Dupont Circle could soon be home to art exhibit

January 25, 2016
artnet:
 DC’s Forgotten Tunnels to Host Art Project Featuring 650,000 Plastic Balls

January 23, 2016
USA Today:
 DC’s Hidden Tunnels to Become Underground Art Space

January 5, 2016
Fox 5 DC:
 Design Competition to Transform Plastic Balls Into Art at Dupont Underground Space

December 31, 2015
Washington Post:
 These Are the Most Exciting Museum Happenings in 2016

December 16, 2015
WTOP:
 ​#TOP15 Local trend stories of 2015

November 20, 2015
DCTV:
 ​Student Exposure: Dupont Underground (video)

November 6, 2015
Brightest Young Things:
 ​Hidden in Plain Sight: The Dupont Underground

September 11, 2015
NPR/All Things Considered:
 ​Doomsday for the Dunes of Plastic Balls: the End Comes for ‘The Beach’

September 8, 2015
Architect:
 ​Boxes of “Beach” Balls Travel Across D.C.

August 31, 2015
FastCoExist:
 ​An Abandoned Trolley Station Is Slowly Becoming Washington, D.C.’s Newest Arts Space

July 31, 2015
Washington Business Journal:
 ​Dupont Underground Opening Nears; Group Unveils Hotel Partnership

July 27, 2015
Voice of America:
 Underground Streetcar Station in Washington, DC, to Become Arts Venue (video)

July 9, 2015
CBS News:
 D.C. to Turn Transportation Past Into Pop-Culture Hub (video)

June 30, 2015
Washington Post:
 Dupont Underground Gets Life Above Ground

June 14, 2015
Post TV:
 It Takes a Village to Demolish an Underground Food Court (video)

June 7, 2015
Washington Post:
 Subterranean Homesick Blues: The Story of Dupont’s Streetcar Tunnel

May 22, 2015
BBC News:
 Washington Artists Hope to Turn Tunnels Into a Gallery (video)

May 18, 2015
Smithsonian Magazine:
 A Long-Forgotten, Underground Tunnel in D.C. Is Finally Getting Some Fresh Air

April 12, 2015
CCTV America:
 Washington’s Hidden Underground Station (video)

March 20, 2015
Washingtonian:
 Before Metro, Washington Had Underground Trolleys

January 18, 2015
A Daily Dose of Architecture:
 Going Underground in D.C.

January 12, 2015
PBS Digital Studios:
 The Forgotten Space Below Dupont Circle (video)

January 12, 2015
WTOP:
 D.C.’s Newest Development: A Tour of the Dupont Underground (incl. audio)

January 9, 2015
maDCap:
 Dupont Underground’s Braulio Agnese Takes Us Underneath Dupont Circle (podcast)

January 9, 2015
ArchDaily:
 Nonprofit Group ACDU Seeks to Transform Abandoned D.C. Trolley Station

December 24, 2014
Dupont Current:
 Group Wins Five-Year Lease for Dupont Underground

December 16, 2014
Washington Post:
 Arts Group Signs Lease to Revamp Abandoned Dupont Circle Trolley Station

December 16, 2014
Washington Post:
 Arts Group to Revive Streetcar Tunnels Beneath Dupont Circle

December 16, 2014
Washingtonian:
 Arts Group Signs Lease to Reopen Dupont Underground

November 25, 2014
Washington Post:
 As D.C. Embraces Its Industrial Past, New York’s High Line Park Shows the Way

November 14, 2014
WUSA9:
 The Future of the Dupont Underground (video)

November 12, 2014
Washington City Paper:
 Underground Economy