Washington, DC, April 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A three-day pop-up with 15,000 square-feet of active art space showcasing nine art galleries with art installations to spotlight the commencement of Collection 14, a vibrant new mixed-use development project on 14 Street, NW. 

Renderings here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zhe5cx939z3b5o9/AABPBkV5D2nfHEiomfpRtjOwa?dl=0 

WHAT:          Madison Investments, a family owned and operated real estate development firm located in the nation’s capital, is pleased to announce a partnership with No Kings Collective, a DC-based creative agency & events company, to celebrate the commencement of its landmark real estate project, Collection 14.  The event will encompass an entire city block to present a stimulating three-day pop-up from April 12-14. Nine art galleries will present vivid art installations spread throughout this important location of the upcoming Collection 14, which is activating the former Martha’s Table, Outfitters and Smuckers Farm locations at 2114 and 2120 14 Street, NW, 20009. It is here UMBRELLA will feature over 240 pieces of artwork by local artists: Kelly Towles, Naturel, Maggie O’Neill, Monochrome Collective, Washington Project for the Arts (WPA), Mark Kelner, Fabiola R. Delgado, PAKKE, Rock Creek Social Club, District Dodger, and JAB.  Guests can anticipate 15,000 square-feet of stimulating art space with multiple galleries situated around the property.  Visitors can anticipate the works to be compelling, diverse as well as colorful and irreverent.  All artwork will be available for purchase and priced from $250 to $3,000 per piece.  A portion of the art sales will be donated to Feed it Forward, a group of friends in the DC area helping those who need a little help. 


Additionally, Bun’d Up will be providing a modern, Korean twist on the original Taiwanese “gua bao” with handmade buns, local produce and sustainably raised meats from Springfield Farm.  A pop-up bar program courtesy of Please Bring Chips will also be available along with giveaways and prizes for those in attendance.  Tickets are free, but guests are encouraged to register online at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/umbrella-presented-by-no-kings-collective-collection-14-tickets-59003946392


WHEN:          Friday, April 12, from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.; Saturday, April 13, from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. and Sunday, April 14, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.


WHERE:       2114 14th Street, NW, Washington DC, 20009.


WHY:             UMBRELLA is a celebration of the what’s to come of this legacy address which was formerly Martha’s Table, as well as its adjoining properties.  The aim of this three-day event is to bring the community together to revel in art and reveal Madison Investments’ plans for this mixed-use development, which is one of the largest landmark redevelopment projects in Washington, D.C. within the last decade. 


Within Collection 14, Madison Investments will present 25,000 square-feet of retail venues committed to promoting the arts, 5,300 square-feet of office space, 3,500 square-feet of event space along with an expansive 1,650 square-foot lobby.  Additionally, the plans include constructing 233 apartment units comprising 108,295 square-feet.  Tenants will find bright open floor plans with modern, sleek fixtures, stone countertops, blonde wood tones and a variety of innovative floor plans, some with balconies.  There will be 96 studio apartments, 52 one-bedroom junior suites, 41 one-bedrooms, 27 two-bedroom junior apartments and 17 two-bedroom units, with the size ranging from 362 square-feet to 967 square-feet. 


No Kings Collective, which is owned and operated by Brandon Hill and Peter Chang, is collaborating with Madison Investments to create a large-scale mural along the alley of Collection 14, providing a fresh urban accent to the streetscape.  For more information on No Kings Collective, please visit: http://www.nokingscollective.com/about.


About Madison Investments

Madison Investments is a family-owned and operated real estate development firm located in the nation’s capital, focusing on the renovation and ground-up development of residential and mixed-use properties with an emphasis on luxury design.  Madison is propelled by the vision of its two founders, Sia and Barry Madani, and behind them is a versatile team that fuses expertise with diverse sectors.  Founded in 2006, the firm’s management team has worked together in Washington D.C. and its surrounding markets in varying capacities for over 35 years.  The company has delivered multiple award-winning projects. Notable projects include: Elysium Logan, Elysium Fourteen, 11Q, Kipling House, Lawrence House, 1020 Monroe and Hailey House.  For more information, please visit: http://www.madisoninvestments.net.



Heather Freeman
Madison Investments
(202) 441-3607