Other than great restaurants, specialty stores, and the regions’ premier physical theater, Synetic Theater, Crystal City is building up a reputation for being an art and culture district. Here are ways to explore the vibrant Crystal City art scene.
- Gallery Underground(2100 Crystal Drive)–five blocks of Crystal City’s interior retail space have been transformed into vibrant arts and cultural destination with galleries, studios, interactive exhibits and activities, performance and classroom spaces, and host of special events. The gallery holds monthly exhibits that feature regional artists’masterpieces with a variety of mediums including sculpture, painting, and fiber arts.
- Art Walls–Launched in October 2008, this initiative has turned Crystal City concrete walls into art canvases with vibrant color and murals turning them into fun, whimsical, and interesting spaces for Crystal City’s residents, guests, and employees. There’s also an Art Walls Tour, with a downloadable map, that details Crystal City’s many public art installations.
- FotoWalk Underground– This is a 150-image rotating gallery along Crystal City walkways that connect the underground shops, restaurants, office buildings, and hotels to Metro and to each other.
Properties in Crystal City
Rentals in Crystal City