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Mellon Lectures: Sundays Beginning March 26/NGA East Building

The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)’s 66th annual A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts begin March 26. The renowned lecture series will be given by Alexander Nemerov, the department chair and Carl and Marilynn … Continue reading

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New Acquisitions: Bethesda Fine Art

Sam Gilliam, Kenneth Young, Jacob Kainen, Howard Mehring, Paul Reed SAM GILLIAM For the Fog series, 1996 mixed media, app. 45″ x 29″ KENNETH YOUNG Dance, c. 1970 acrylic on canvas, 40″ x 41″ JACOB KAINEN Loomings II, 1991 acrylic … Continue reading

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ArtsAction DC Advocacy Day

Did You RSVP for ArtsAction DC Advocacy Day? Wednesday, March 22, 2017 We’re sure you’ve seen the news… With today’s announcements that the new administration proposes to eliminate the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities, Institute of … Continue reading

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Jazz in the Garden concert series at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden begins May 19

The widely popular Jazz in the Garden concert series at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden begins its 17th season on May 19, 2017, with weekly performances on Fridays through August 25, 2017. The free concerts feature locally and … Continue reading

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April at the Phillips: Toulouse-Lautrec Illustrates the Belle Époque continues..

EXHIBITIONS Admission: $12 for adults; $10 for students as well as visitors 62 and over; free for members and visitors 18 and under through April 30, 2017 Toulouse-Lautrec Illustrates the Belle Époque Through his lithographs and posters, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec captured … Continue reading

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African American Art World in 20th-Century Washington Explored in Symposium at National Gallery of Art

The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) at the National Gallery of Art has announced the Wyeth Foundation for American Art Symposium, entitled “The African American Art World in 20th-Century Washington, DC.” The two-day symposium will be … Continue reading

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Artomatic 2017

  Artomatic Registration Opening Soon! It’s almost time to register for Artomatic 2017. Remember, anyone & everyone can participate – there are no criteria to register, and space is allocated on a first-come, first serve basis. All artists, performers, filmmakers, … Continue reading

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The Phillips for March

EXHIBITIONS Admission: $12 for adults; $10 for students as well as visitors 62 and over; free for members and visitors 18 and under February 4 through April 30, 2017 Toulouse-Lautrec Illustrates the Belle Époque Through his lithographs and posters, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec … Continue reading

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Early Alma Thomas at Hemphill

February 4 – April 1, 2017 HEMPHILL is pleased to announce the exhibition, Early Alma Thomas opening on Saturday, February 4, with a reception from 6-8pm. The exhibition will remain on view through April 1, 2017. As a founding member of … Continue reading

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Impressionist Frederic Bazille at the NGA

In celebration of the 175th anniversary of the artist’s birth, Frédéric Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism brings together some 75 paintings that examine Bazille as a central figure of impressionism and is the most comprehensive retrospective of Bazille’s career, featuring … Continue reading

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Seven Centuries from the Woodner Collections Celebrated at National Gallery of Art

The Woodner Collections: Master Drawings from Seven Centuries brings together for the first time the best of Ian Woodner’s collection with some of the works given and promised by his daughters, Dian and Andrea Woodner. More than 100 drawings dating … Continue reading

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Through August 6: American Prints of Urban Life Celebrated at the National Gallery of Art

American artists of the early 20th century sought to interpret the beauty, power, and anxiety of the modern age in diverse ways. Through depictions of bustling city crowds and breathtaking metropolitan vistas, 25 black-and-white prints on view in The Urban Scene: … Continue reading

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NGA 2017 Winter Lecture Program

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Bethesda Fine Art

Gene Davis works on view in solo show “Hot Beat” at Smithsonian American Art Museum until April 2017 Popsicle, 1969 acrylic on canvas, 68″ x 67″ Renoir’s Curtain, 1977 acrylic and graphite on canvas, approx. 59″ x 95″ Black Watch Series, … Continue reading

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TOUCHSTONE ART GALLERY ONLINE STORE

http://www.touchstonegallery.com/shop/?category=For+%24175+or+less Small Art Sensations at $175 or Less GALLERY HOURS: Wednesday – Friday 11 – 6, Saturday – Sunday 12 – 5   Touchstone Gallery 901 New York Avenue, NW (1 block north of City CenterDC) Washington DC 20001 202-347-2787 … Continue reading

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National Gallery 2017-8

The National Gallery of Art, Washington announces a diverse lineup of exhibitions for 2017 and 2018 ranging from a new body of work by Theaster Gates to the first major American exhibition of Frédéric Bazille in almost 25 years. Della Robbia: … Continue reading

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Hillyer Art Space Call for Proposals

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NGA: Mark Rothko: The Works on Paper, online resource

The National Gallery of Art maintains the largest public collection of art by the American artist Mark Rothko (1903–1970). Following the publication in 1998 of its landmark catalogue raisonné of Rothko’s works on canvas, the Gallery embarked on research into … Continue reading

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National Gallery of Art Library

Artists’ materials ranging from art instruction manuals to trade catalogs enable scholars and conservators to better understand the physical attributes of the artworks they study and preserve. In the Library: The Intersection of Commerce and Instruction in Art presents approximately 50 … Continue reading

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Phillips and University of Maryland Form Partnership

THE PHILLIPS COLLECTION AND UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND FORM DYNAMIC PARTNERSHIP TO TRANSFORM SCHOLARSHIP AND INNOVATION IN THE ARTS Collaboration includes new curriculum, experimental and community-focused education programs,launch of The University of Maryland Center for Art and Knowledge at The Phillips … Continue reading

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