There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.

New Hirshhorn head Melissa Chiu plans to bring more experimental and international art to the museum, an effort that’ll be partially led by a new New York-based curator. [New York Times]

Watch prolific local music photographer Michael Andrade get chained and soiled in a new art film collab inspired by Facebook. [Arts Desk]

Pharrell endorsed Muriel Bowser for mayor. [DCist]

Quotidian Theatre Company’s production of Hedda Gabler sets the play in 1960s Georgetown rather than the original 1890s Oslo. [Express]

A preview of the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s bird-centered exhibition [Washingtonian]

PriestsKatie Alice Greer, Positive Force’s Mark Andersen, Bandwidth editor Ally Schweitzer, and GW librarian Tina Plottel talk D.C. punk history in light of two new documentary projects. [The Kojo Nnamdi Show]

An interview with Cass McCombs, who plays the Black Cat on Sunday [BYT]