US Capitol

Brumidi US Capitol Artist Uncovered


Brumidi US Capitol Artist UncoveredConstantino Brumidi The first thing that I think of with the phrase “Art in the US Capitol” a single name pops into my head; Constantino Brumidi. After all, he painted the Apotheosis of Washington on the Dome Canopy, the Rotunda frieze, and the…

Finding E Pluribus Unum

US Capitol Building

A Trip to the US Capitol I have fallen in love with three words: E Pluribus Unum. This love affair started almost as an off-the-cuff suggestion from one of my members of my social club Adventures for Creative Tourists. The man was a history buff – so I should have seen this one coming. It…