Monday, December 27, 2010

Yoga Moms

These young women, Susan, Mary, and Emily, are part of a mothers' affinity and support group that originally met at Journey Yoga ( 2628 Columbia Pike, Arlington VA 22204 ).

Photography by Lloyd Wolf

2500-2600 block of the Pike, December 2010

Three winter images from the changing eastern end of the Pike.

The Santa Ana Restaurant is a small new Bolivian establishment, on the site of a few previous ethnic restaurants. It was originally built as an "Ollie's Trolley."

Photography by Lloyd Wolf

Ms. Eyerusalem / Rappahannock Coffee

Ms. Eyerusalem works at Rappahannock Coffee, 2406 Columbia Pike, Arlington VA 22204.

Photograph by Lloyd Wolf

Saturday, November 20, 2010

East end of Columbia Pike- autumn views

Photographs made from the sixteenth floor of the Sheraton Hotel, at the far eastern end of Columbia Pike.

Most views are facing westward; one, towards the Pentagon and Washington DC, shows the eastern terminus of the Columbia Pike corridor.

Photography by Lloyd Wolf

Spirit of Community

A few portraits and outtakes of attendees at the Spirit of Community awards luncheon, held by the Arlington Community Foundation at the Sheraton Hotel, at the far eastern end of Columbia Pike in Arlington, VA.

The Arlington Community Foundation does important work for our community.
Visit them at:

More on the awards and the good work of the ACF is at:

Photography by Lloyd Wolf

Sunday, November 7, 2010

FotoWeekDC projection

From November 6th to November 13th 2010, the work of the Columbia Pike Documentary Project is being projected publicly as part of FotoWeekDC.

The work is being shown on a large scale at CenterSpace Park the corner of N. Moore Street and Wilson Boulevard, in the Rosslyn section of Arlingon VA.

Many thanks to Susan Soroko, Cynthia Connolly, Monique O'Grady, Takis Karintonis, Todd Endo, Kay Plitt, the Rosslyn BID, Rosslyn Renaissance, the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, JBG Companies, the Arlington Community Foundation, the Arlington Commission for the Arts, Performance Video, the Columbia Pike Revitaliztion Organization, Artisphere, FotoWeekDC, Arlington County Arts and Cultural Affairs, the PNC Foundation, the Arlington County Department of Libraries, the Circulator bus system, and the Urban Alternatives Foundation. We are most grateful for your meaningful help and support of our project.

The photographers from the CPDP team being shown are Duy Tran, Lloyd Wolf, Paula Endo, Xang Mimi Ho, Aleksandra Lagkueva, and Elayna Tursky. The videos were edited by Xang Mimi Ho, Duy Tran, and Aleksandra Lagkueva, project directed by Lloyd Wolf, and the photography was curated by Susan Soroko, who also was our able liason to FotoWeekDC and the Rosslyn BID.

A preview can be seen at:

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Abi Restaurante

Photographs taken at the 24th anniversary celebration of Abi Restaurante. The establishment is located at 3005 Columbia Pike, Arlington VA 22204
Thanks especially to the hospitality of Abi's manager Sandra, her business partner, Israel, and to Takis Karantonis of CPRO, who made the introduction.

The real deal. And a great mariachi band.

Photography by Lloyd Wolf