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By Editorial Team on June 7, 2022

National Gallery of Art Acquires Work by DC-based William Christenberry

William Christenberry (1936–2016) is best known for his artistic exploration of place, in particular the Black Belt region of Alabama, where he spent his childhood in Hale County. Working in a wide variety of media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and assemblage, Christenberry focused on architecture, abandoned structures, and nature,...

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By Editorial Team on June 7, 2022

National Gallery of Art East Building Reopens June 30, 2022

The National Gallery of Art announced today that its iconic, I. M. Pei-designed East Building will reopen to the public on Thursday, June 30, 2022. The building has been closed since February 28, 2022, to accommodate the final stages of replacing its Atrium skylight. “The modern and contemporary works shown...

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By Editorial Team on April 11, 2022

National Gallery of Art Presents Afro-Atlantic Histories

In conjunction with the much-anticipated presentation of Afro-Atlantic Histories, today the National Gallery of Art announced an extensive schedule of performances, films, lectures, concerts, and community programs centered on art of the African Diaspora. The exhibition, which will be on view in Washington from April 10 through July 17, 2022, will...

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By Editorial Team on October 19, 2021

National Gallery of Art Presents Clouds, Ice, and Bounty & Aquatint: From Its Origins to Goya

The exhibition is on view October 17, 2021 – February 27, 2022.

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By Editorial Team on January 21, 2020

The National Gallery of Art Presents No Data Plan Directed by Miko Revereza

A discussion with the director is scheduled for Sunday, January 26 at 4pm.

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By Editorial Team on December 10, 2019

National Gallery of Art Winter 2020 Film Season

National Gallery of Art Announces Winter 2020 Film Season.

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By Editorial Team on April 9, 2019

April 2019 Exhibitions at the National Gallery of Art

The National Gallery of Art announces their April 2019 exhibitions.

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By Kent Gay on May 24, 2011

DC Sketchers @ The National Gallery of Art

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop DC Sketchers class visited the National Gallery of Art and tried their hand at sighting and measurement.

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