Datebook

Sõtatsu: Making Waves @ Sackler Gallery
Oct 24 2015 – Jan 31 2016 all-day
Sõtatsu: Making Waves @ Sackler Gallery
12:00 am
More than 70 pieces by Tawaraya Sõtatsu, a 17th-century Japanese abstract artist, will be featured in an exhibition at the Sackler Gallery. The work...
Imagining Home @ Baltimore Museum of Art
Oct 25 2015 – Aug 1 2016 all-day
Imagining Home @ Baltimore Museum of Art
12:00 am
This exhibit at the BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART explores what the concept of home means across myriad cultural platforms. Gathered from all over the world, more...
Oct 29 2015 – Feb 15 2016 all-day
Marvelous Objects: 
Surrealist Sculpture from Paris to New York @ Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
12:00 am
Featuring over 100 works from more than 20 European and American artists, this exhibit at the Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden illustrates Surrealist sculpture...
Oct 30 2015 – Apr 3 2016 all-day
Crosscurrents: Modern Art from the Sam Rose and Julie Walters Collection @ Smithsonian American Art Museum
12:00 am
Rose and Walters’ collection includes 75 Modernist paintings and sculptures, including works by European and American artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georgia O’Keeffe....
Oct 30 2015 – Feb 28 2016 all-day
Pathmakers: Women in Art, Craft and Design, Midcentury and Today @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
12:00 am
An exhibit at the National Museum of Women in the Arts will examine widespread contributions from women to post-war visual culture and Modernist art...
Nov 1 2015 – Mar 13 2016 all-day
Celebrating Photography at the National Gallery of Art: Recent Gifts @ The National Gallery of Art | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
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...
House & Home @ National Building Museum
Nov 6 2015 @ 7:29 pm – Dec 30 2016 @ 8:29 pm
House & Home @ National Building Museum
7:29 pm
An exhibit at the NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM takes visitors on a tour of homes in America, past and present. The impact of technology, laws...
FotoWeekDC @ Venues around DC
Nov 7 – Nov 15 all-day
FotoWeekDC @ Venues around DC
12:00 am
FotoWeekDC is a weeklong celebration of photography, held at VENUES AROUND DC, including Mount Vernon, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Newseum and the...
Kay WalkingStick: 
An American Artist @ The National Museum of the American Indian
Nov 7 2015 – Sep 18 2016 all-day
Kay WalkingStick: 
An American Artist @ The National Museum of the American Indian | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
The National Museum of the American Indian spotlights Native American artist Kay WalkingStick, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation born in 1935. The show...
Nov 8 2015 – Jan 31 2016 all-day
Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts @ The Walters Art Museum
12:00 am
This exhibit at THE WALTERS ART MUSEUM celebrates the colorful world of Islamic art with more than 100 works in all media from the...
Nov 13 2015 – Jul 10 2016 all-day
Inaugural Exhibit "Wonder" @ Renwick Gallery
12:00 am
After a two-year renovation, the Renwick Gallery reopens on November 13 with refreshed interiors and a contemporary craft exhibition sure to astonish and delight...
Nov 14 2015 – Jan 31 2016 all-day
Exhibition: FotoWeek 
at The Phillips @ The Phillips Collection | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
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...
Louise Bourgeois: No Exit @ National Gallery of Art
Nov 15 2015 – May 15 2016 all-day
Louise Bourgeois: No Exit @ National Gallery of Art
12:00 am
Four sculptures and 17 works on paper by acclaimed French-American artist Louise Bourgeois will be on display at the NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART. Bourgeois...
For the Record: The Art of Lily Spandorf @ George Washington University Museum
Nov 21 2015 – Dec 31 2016 all-day
For the Record: The Art of Lily Spandorf @ George Washington University Museum
12:00 am
During the middle of the 20th century, Austrian-born watercolorist and journalist Lily Spandorf illustrated periodicals such as The Washington Star, The Washington Post and...
Rodin: Evolution of a Genius @ Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Nov 21 2015 – Mar 13 2016 all-day
Rodin: Evolution of a Genius @ Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
12:00 am
Two hundred works by renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin will be on display at Richmond’s VIRGINIA MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS in an exhibit that...
Downtown Holiday 
Market @ F Street, NW, Between 7th & 9th Street
Nov 27 – Dec 23 all-day
Downtown Holiday 
Market @ F Street, NW, Between 7th & 9th Street
12:00 am
The 11th Annual Downtown Holiday Market is a festive shopping “village” located on F STREET, NW, BETWEEN 7TH AND 9TH STREETS. It will spotlight...
New Arrivals: Matisse Prints & Drawings @ The Baltimore Museum of Art
Dec 9 2015 – Jul 3 2016 all-day
New Arrivals: Matisse Prints & Drawings @ The Baltimore Museum of Art | Baltimore | Maryland | United States
12:00 am
Founded by sisters Etta and Claribel Cone in the 1920s, the Baltimore Museum of Art’s renowned Cone Collection encompasses a remarkable number of works...
DeColArt Design Show House/Art Gallery @ 9 1/2 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis
Dec 10 – Dec 15 all-day
DeColArt Design Show House/Art Gallery @ 9 1/2 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis
12:00 am
Farnady Interiors and Coldwell Banker have organized a show house at 39 1/2 Maryland Avenue in Annapolis, to benefit the Annapolis Wellness House. It...
Dec 13 2015 @ 8:40 pm – Mar 20 2016 @ 9:40 pm
Power and Pathos: 
Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World @ The National Gallery of Art | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
8:40 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,...
Dec 15 – Dec 29 all-day
Gardener’s Focus: Bones of the Winter Garden @ HILLWOOD MUSEUM
12:00 am
Take a 30-minute tour of the bucolic grounds of HILLWOOD MUSEUM with resident horticulturist Bill Johnson as he explores the estate’s winter garden through...
New Arrivals: Art Quilts @ The Baltimore Museum of Art
Dec 15 2015 @ 8:43 pm – Jun 19 2016 @ 9:43 pm
New Arrivals: Art Quilts @ The Baltimore Museum of Art | Baltimore | Maryland | United States
8:43 pm
The Baltimore Museum of Art’s late 20th-century textile collection welcomes five new quilts by artists who typically work in other media. Created by Gayle...
Washington Winter Show @ American University’s Katzen Arts Center
Jan 8 – Jan 10 all-day
Washington Winter Show @ American University’s Katzen Arts Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
The Washington Winter Show—also known as The Washington Antique Show—will be held this year at American University’s Katzen Arts Center. Patrons will browse a...
Home + Remodeling Show @ Dulles Expo Center
Jan 22 – Jan 24 all-day
Home + Remodeling Show @ Dulles Expo Center
12:00 am
Visitors to the Home + Remodeling Show at the Dulles Expo Center will find a wide range of products and information at their fingertips....
Salon Style: French Portraits from the Collection @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Jan 29 – May 22 all-day
Salon Style: French Portraits from the Collection @ National Museum of Women in the Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
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 | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
An exhibit at The Phillips Collection examines the development of American and European landscape art through 39 masterpieces spanning five centuries. Highlights include Venetian...
Feb 7 – May 8 all-day
New Arrivals: Gifts of Art for a New Century @ The Baltimore Museum of Art | Baltimore | Maryland | United States
12:00 am
The Baltimore Museum of Art displays recent acquisitions with complementary pieces from its existing collection. Approximately 200 works of art by the likes of...
New Arrivals: Maryland Artists @ Baltimore Museum of Art
Feb 7 – May 8 all-day
New Arrivals: Maryland Artists @ Baltimore Museum of Art | Baltimore | Maryland | United States
12:00 am
Recently acquired works by Maryland artists highlight this exhibit at the Baltimore Museum of Art. John Waters, Raoul Middleman, Keith M. Martin and Elinor...
Feb 13 – Jun 12 all-day
Konstantin Makovsky: The Tsar’s Painter @ Hillwood Museum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
12:00 am
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”...
Feb 20 – Sep 5 all-day
Luminous Landscapes: Photographs by 
Alan Ward @ National Building Museum
12:00 am
This National Building Museum exhibition showcases the large-format photography of accomplished Massachusetts-based landscape architect and photographer Alan Ward. His mostly black-and-white images reduce outdoor...
Feb 26 – Feb 28 all-day
Capital Remodel + 
Garden Show @ Dulles Expo Center
12:00 am
At the Capital Remodel + Garden Show, held this year at the Dulles Expo Center, homeowners can stroll through home and garden displays to...