Old Patterns, New Order: Socialist Realism in Central Asia @ The George Washington University Museum
Oct 10 2015 – May 29 2016 all-day
Organized in partnership with GW’s Central Asia Program, this exhibit at The George Washington University Museum showcases the socialist realist movement of the Soviet...
Celebrating Photography at the National Gallery of Art: Recent Gifts @ The National Gallery of Art
Nov 1 2015 – Mar 13 2016 all-day
This exhibit highlights photographs that have been donated in honor of the 25th anniversary of the National Gallery of Art’s photography collection. On display...
Power and Pathos: Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World @ The National Gallery of Art
Dec 13 2015 @ 8:40 pm – Mar 20 2016 @ 9:40 pm
In the Hellenistic world, bronze was the preferred medium for portrait sculpture, capturing dynamic realism, expression and detail. Some 50 ancient works in bronze,...
Salon Style: French Portraits from the Collection @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Jan 29 – May 22 all-day
Eighteenth-century French artist Élisabeth Louise Vigée-LeBrun was the first woman to present her work at the salon of the Royal Academy of Painting and...
Seeing Nature: Landscape Masterworks from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection @ The Phillips Collection
Feb 6 – May 8 all-day
An exhibit at The Phillips Collection examines the development of American and European landscape art through 39 masterpieces spanning five centuries. Highlights include Venetian...
Konstantin Makovsky: The Tsar’s Painter @ Hillwood Museum
Feb 13 – Jun 12 all-day
Konstantin Makovsky documented late-19th-century Russian aristocracy in exquisitely detailed paintings that were hugely popular in Gilded Age America. The artist’s “A Boyar Wedding Feast”...
Three Centuries of American Prints from the National Gallery of Art @ The National Gallery of Art
Apr 3 – Jul 24 all-day
To commemorate the museum’s 75th anniversary, 160 prints from its collection will be on display at the National Gallery of Art, representing the work...
She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Apr 8 – Jul 31 all-day
This exhibit at the National Museum of Women in the Arts features the work of female photographers in the Middle East, and challenges stereotypes...
Painting with Words: Gentleman Artists of the Ming Dynasty @ Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Apr 16 – Jul 24 all-day
The Wu School, centered on the Chinese city of Suzhou, was renowned for its interpretations of poetry, painting and calligraphy during the Ming dynasty...
Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora @ The George Washington University Museum
Apr 16 – Sep 4 all-day
Works by 44 international artists on view at The George Washington University Museum document personal and universal experiences of migration—from historic events to present-day...
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