Museums: Exhibitions

There’s always a cool, new museum exhibit in DC! Visit, view and learn something new, at museum exhibitions featuring art, history, culture, science, and nature. Check below for exhibit information.

16 performances · 31 ongoing events

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Performances

Free Community Day: April

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Apr 5

Preparators

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thu. Apr 9

Gods & Monsters

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thu. May 7

MFA First Year Gallery Talk

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Mon. Apr 13

MFA Thesis Opening Reception & Gallery Talk

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. May 2

Spring Opening Reception

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Apr 4

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 10 – May. 29

Curator Tour–One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. May 17

Wayde McIntosh and Jordan Casteel

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. May 31

Open Studios

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 10 – May. 29

Portrait Discovery Kits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 4 – May. 31

Portraits of a Generation

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Wed. May 20

Portraiture 101

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. May 12

Teen-led Tours

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 4 – May. 9

Teen-Led Tours

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
May. 6 & 9

Tours in Spanish

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 4 – May. 30

Ongoing Events

New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Sep. 20

Americans

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2022

Nation to Nation

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2021

Our Universes

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Sep. 30

Return to a Native Place

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jan. 1, 2022

The Great Inka Road

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jun. 1

One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 17

Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote

National Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021

Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 1

Right to the City @Shaw Neighborhood Library

Shaw Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20

Right to the City @Mt Pleasant Library

Mt Pleasant Library
Thru Apr. 20

Right to the City @Anacostia Neighborhood Library

Anacostia Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20

Right to the City @Woodridge Neighborhood Library

Woodridge Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20

Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 31

Storied Women of the Civil War Era

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 8, 2022

WOMEN: A Century of Change

National Geographic
Thru May. 1

Becoming Jane

National Geographic
Thru Sep. 7

Comic Art: 120 Years of Panels and Pages

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 12

Baseball: America’s Home Run

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Jun. 27, 2020 – Mar. 1, 2022

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru May. 25

Delita Martin: Calling Down The Spirits

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Apr. 19

Robert Franklin Gates: Paint What You See

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru May. 24

Volkmar Wentzel

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru May. 24

Another Fine Mess

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Apr. 4 – Aug. 9

Behind the Scenes: Preparators and their Art

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 24

Gods & Monsters

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 24

Ideasthesia: 7 Sensory Perceptions

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Apr. 4 – 22

Mortality: A Survey of Contemporary Death Art

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 24

Theoretical Dilemma

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
May. 2 – 24
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