"I am ill, I still see Color and Beauty: Jamludi The Red Cow" by Zondlile Zondo (2012)

Beadwork as two-dimensional art, beyond the realm of traditional craft, at the Anacostia Community Museum [East City Art]

The architecture of CityCenterDC: “manicured, programmed, and under surveillance” [Post]

A tribute to the late Lida Moser, a pioneer of street-style photography who would have hated that label [Arts Desk]

This weekend’s video game convention wasn’t as packed as organizers had planned for. [Post]

HR-57 plans to build its new location in Shaw, right across the street from another venerated arts venue. [Arts Desk]

Dischord will reissue Slant 6‘s Soda Pop*Rip Off in October. [DCist]

An adorable 12-year-old in a Kyogre costume flew from London to D.C. for the Pokemon World Championship on Saturday. [Post]

Traprock “originator” Ethan Spalding on writing happy music and using a joint-smoking panda to make kids giggle [Bandwidth]

Want to see a D.C.-based Sharknado 3: Fin-Dependence Day? There’s a petition for that. [DCist]

What a few random people are reading on the Metro [BYT]