The Great Inka Road: Engineering an Empire @ National Museum of the American Indian
Jun 26 2015 – Jun 1 2018 all-day
The Inka Road stretches 20,000 miles across South America. Providing a vital link between the administrative and spiritual capitals of the ancient Inka world,...
Connections: Contemporary Craft from the Permanent Collection @ Renwick Gallery
Jul 1 2016 – Jul 1 2018 all-day
The Renwick Gallery reopened last fall after an extensive renovation; now, an installation of artworks taken from the museum’s permanent collection will explore...
Timeless Weft: Ancient Tapestries and the Art of Louise B. Wheatley @ Baltimore Museum of Art
Feb 1 – Jul 4 all-day
The Baltimore Museum of Art celebrates Maryland textile artist Louise B. Wheatley with a showing of her work. By displaying Wheatley’s creations alongside some...
Chromatic Scale: Prints by Polly Apfelbaum @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Mar 10 – Jul 2 all-day
This exhibit at the National Museum of Women in the Arts showcases powerful prints that Polly Apfelbaum methodically creates using multiple woodblocks—and explores how...
East of the Mississippi: 19th-Century American Landscape @ National Gallery of Art.
Mar 12 – Jul 16 all-day
Daguerreotypes and albumen prints provide a rare glimpse into America’s past in an exhibition in the west wing of the National Gallery of Art....
Off the Shelf: Modern & Contemporary Artists’ Books @ Baltimore Museum of Art
Mar 12 – Jun 25 all-day
A collection of more than 100 books by 50 notable artists, from Pablo Picasso to David Hockney, creates a visual feast at the Baltimore...
The Woodner Collections: Master Drawings from Seven Centuries @ National Gallery of Art
Mar 12 – Jun 16 all-day
Twentieth-century art connoisseur Ian Woodner’s collection of drawings spanning the 14th to the 20th centuries will be on view at the National Gallery of...
Inventing Utamaro: A Japanese Masterpiece Rediscovered @ Sackler Gallery
Apr 8 – Jul 9 all-day
For the first time since they were shown together in the late 1880s at the Paris art market, the Sackler Gallery reunites a trio...
Down These Mean Streets: Community and Place in Urban Photography @ Smithsonian American Art Museum
May 12 – Aug 6 all-day
The growth of the suburbs after World War II left many American cities in decline—and the resulting landscape of urban neglect is the subject...
Training the Eye: 19th-Century Drawing @ The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore
May 14 – Aug 13 all-day
The artistic training and technique of 19th-century artists is the subject of this exhibit at The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore. Seventeen portraits, still-life...
May 18 – Jun 25 all-day
The Athenaeum will showcase the work of area artists Reni Gower and Stephen Boocks in an exhibit that examines their use of repetitive shapes...
America Collects Eighteenth-Century French Painting @ National Gallery of Art
May 21 – Aug 20 all-day
Sixty-eight 18th-century French paintings from museums and private collections nationwide have been assembled by the National Gallery of Art in an exhibit that tells...
Spectacular Gems and Jewelry from the Merriweather Post Collection @ Hillwood Museum
Jun 10 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day
Nearly 60 remarkable jewels from Marjorie Merriweather Post’s extensive collection of historical and 20th-century jewelry will be showcased in an exhibition at the Hillwood...
Black, White & Abstract: Callahan, Siskind, White @ The Baltimore Museum of Art
Jun 15 – Oct 1 all-day
The Baltimore Museum of Art presents the black-and-white, abstract works of influential 20th-century American photographers Harry Callahan, Aaron Siskind and Minor White, who explored...
States of Mind: Photographs of Cuba and North Korea by Carl De Keyzer @ American University’s Katzen Arts Center
Jun 17 – Aug 13 all-day
Scenes from North Korea and Cuba are revealed in 60 works by Belgian photographer Carl De Keyzer at the Katzen Arts Center. The images...