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Space Lasers and Satellite Measurements

Library of Congress
Thu. Dec 5

Landmark Lecture: Bound by Fortune and Fortitude

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Nov 19

Architecture Tour

Dumbarton Oaks
Oct. 26 & Nov. 9

Engineering 101

College Park Aviation Museum
Nov. 16, 2019 – Jan. 19, 2020

Warrior Women

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Thu. Nov 14

The Apollo Orchestra with Carter Brey, Cellist

Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church
Sun. Nov 17

Pottery on the Hill Show & Sale

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Nov. 2 & 3

Priced Out

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Fri. Nov 8

My Brooklyn

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Fri. Dec 13

Southwest Remembered: A Story of Urban Renewal

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 11, 2020

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Theodore Greene

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 18, 2020

Portrait Discovery Kits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 26 – Nov. 30

Art AfterWords: A Book Discussion

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Nov 19

Curator Tour – The Outwin 2019: American Portraiture Today

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Oct 27

Día de los Muertos

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 2

In Focus: Chief Joseph

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Nov 7

Morning with the Girl Scouts

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 23

Portrait InSight

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 16

Portrait Signs

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 24 – Nov. 23

Portraiture 101

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Nov 5

Young Portrait Explorers: Frida Kahlo

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Mon. Oct 28

Young Portrait Explorers: American Indian Heritage Month

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 18 & 25

See Me at the Portrait Gallery

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Nov 12

Cultural Capital: Mujeres de Cine—Journey to a Mother’s Room

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 6

Free Community Day: November

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Nov 3

Free Community Day: December

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Dec 1

Gallery Talk: Judy Chicago—The End

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 23

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Oct 30

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 6

Gallery Talk: Judy Chicago—The End

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 13

Gallery Talk: Women Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 20

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 27

Gallery Talk: Judy Chicago—The End

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 4

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 11

Gallery Talk: Women Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 18

Gallery Talk: Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 8, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 15, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 22, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 29, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 19, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 26, 2020

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 12, 2020

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Nov 3

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Dec 1

Young Learners Program: Read for the Record 2019

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thu. Nov 7

Young Learners Tour: Spotting Shapes and Looking for Lines

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Dec 14

Young Learners Tour: Color-Full Fun

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Feb 15, 2020

Tank & the Bangas

Library of Congress
Fri. Oct 25

Quicksilver - Founder's Day Concert

Library of Congress
Wed. Oct 30

Midori, violin & Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

Library of Congress
Sat. Nov 2

A Cabaret Evening with Norm Lewis

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 14

Chopin: the Raphael of the Piano

Library of Congress
Sat. Nov 16

Irish Chamber Orchestra

Library of Congress
Wed. Nov 20

Leila Josefowicz, violin & John Novacek, piano

Library of Congress
Sat. Nov 23

Twin Spirits

Library of Congress
Thu. Dec 5

Clara Schumann at 200

Library of Congress
Fri. Dec 6

A Band Called Death

Library of Congress
Thu. Jan 23, 2020

Dunedin Consort

Library of Congress
Thu. Jan 30, 2020

Asko|Schönberg

Library of Congress
Jan. 31 & Feb. 1, 2020

Skride Piano Quartet

Library of Congress
Wed. Feb 5, 2020

Phaeton Trio

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 7, 2020

Perfection: The Laurent Crystal Flute, 1807-1848

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 15, 2020

Miranda Cuckson & Friends

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 21, 2020

Sphinx Virtuosi

Library of Congress
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Concerto Köln

Library of Congress
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

Arabesque Marouan Benabdallah

Library of Congress
Sat. Mar 14, 2020

Takács Quartet

Library of Congress
Tue. Mar 17, 2020

Tabea Zimmermann, viola | Javier Perianes, piano

Library of Congress
Wed. Mar 18, 2020

The Creative Spark Book Club

Del Ray Artisans
Sat. Nov 9

Fiesta de los Reyes Magos (Three Kings Day)

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Sun. Jan 5, 2020

Flamenco en Familia

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Sat. Nov 9

#Declassified: Manuscript Music for Men’s Chorus

Library of Congress
Sat. Mar 28, 2020

Conrad Tao, piano | Caleb Teicher, tap dance

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

Miles Davis: The Birth of the Cool

Library of Congress
Thu. Apr 9, 2020

The Ballad of Fred Hersch

Library of Congress
Thu. Apr 16, 2020

The Jazz Loft According to W. Eugene Smith

Library of Congress
Thu. Apr 23, 2020

Fly Higher: Charlie Parker @ 100

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 11, 2020

Bang on a Can All Stars | Field Recordings

Library of Congress
Fri. Apr 17, 2020

#Declassified: The Beethoven Complex

Library of Congress
Sat. Apr 25, 2020

Evil and the Anti-Hero Film Series: Kontrol (2003)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Oct 25

Evil and the Anti-Hero Film Series: Brother From Another Planet (1984)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Dec 6

Washington in the 2000’s

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Thu. Nov 7

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Stephen Danley

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Feb 22, 2020

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Brandi T. Summers

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Mar 21, 2020

Flux Quartet with Oliver Lake and Donal Fox

Library of Congress
May. 1 & 2, 2020

International Contemporary Ensemble

Library of Congress
Fri. May 8, 2020

Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata: Two Visions

Library of Congress
Fri. May 15, 2020

#Declassified: Fly Space 3: Attack of the Stacks

Library of Congress
Sat. May 16, 2020

Big Band Evening: Strayhorn Known and Unknown

Library of Congress
Thu. May 28, 2020

Paris Blues

Library of Congress
Fri. May 29, 2020

Anatomy of a Murder

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

Billy Strayhorn Symposium

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

The Bill Charlap Trio with Jon Faddis

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30, 2020

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Library of Congress
Fri. Jul 24, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Roberto Diaz, viola

Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church
Sun. Jan 12, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Peter Orth, piano

The Kennedy Center
Thu. Mar 5, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra with Michelle Kim, violin

Church of the Epiphany
Sun. May 17, 2020

The Apollo Orchestra presents Rossini’s Stabat Mater

Church of the Little Flower
Sun. Jun 14, 2020

Opening Reception: The Migrant Quilt Project

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Nov 9

The Warrior Tradition

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Tue. Oct 29

Closing Reception/Artist Talk: Nano Sculptures

DC Arts Center (DCAC)
Sun. Nov 17

ChorSymphonica: Leipzig’s 1st Taste

St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church
Fri. Jun 26, 2020

Romantic Masterworks

DC Concert Orchestra Society (DCCOS)
Sun. Nov 17

Artists reception: A Taste of Winter

Gallery Underground
Fri. Dec 6

Veterans Day: Generations of Service Tours

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Sun. Nov 10

ACM Kwanzaa Celebration

THEARC
Fri. Dec 27

Reflections of Self: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. Nov 9

51st Annual Laurel Art Guild: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Mar 8, 2020

Guest Curator, Tim Davis: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Apr 5, 2020

39th Annual Invitational Sculpture Exhibition: Talk/Luncheon

Montpelier Arts Center
Fri. Jun 12, 2020

Guest Curator, Tim Davis

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. May 2, 2020

Tinam Valk: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. Nov 9

Andrew Flanders: Bygones: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. Feb 8, 2020

Eighth Annual Artists on the Rise: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. Mar 7, 2020

Julie Wills: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Apr 5, 2020

Giulia Piera Livi: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Fri. Jun 5, 2020

Sahomi Naka: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. Nov 9

David Brosch: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Dec 8

Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. May 3, 2020

Melissa Burley: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Fri. Jun 5, 2020

Barry Goldstein: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Jul 12, 2020

Champagne and Tchaikovsky

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Dec 15

De Sanguashington - Groovin On the Pike

Columbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Nov 1

The Grandsons - Groovin On the Pike

Columbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Dec 6

FMMC: Arioso Chorale

Lutheran Church of the Reformation
Nov. 1 & 2

FMMC: Avanti Orchestra

Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College
Sun. Nov 10

FMMC: Friday Concert Series

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Nov 1

FMMC: Friday Concert Series

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Nov 8

FMMC: Greenspring Concert Series

Greenspring Retirement Community
Sat. Nov 2

BlackRock SpringFest

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sun. May 3, 2020

Leadership Lessons from Lincoln and Grant

Library of Congress
Wed. Oct 30

Dynamics of Presidential Primaries

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 7

100 Years of Women Voting

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 21

The Adventure of the Peculiar Protocols

Folger Shakespeare Library
Sat. Oct 26

Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts: Beltenebros

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Tue. Oct 29

Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts: Refuge, un peuple attend

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Wed. Oct 23

Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts: Soldiers of Salamina

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Thu. Nov 7

Main Street Chamber Players

Potter Violins
Sun. Nov 3

NVJFF: Hava Nagila

Reston Community Center
Sun. Nov 17

Free Community Day: January

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 1, 2020

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jan 5, 2020

Contemporary Ensemble

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Sun. Nov 10

Holiday Vocals

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Sun. Dec 8

DIY: Light Up Postcards

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Sat. Nov 2

French Marquis, Yorktown Victor, Spanish Grandee: Claude-Anne de Rouvoy, marquis de Saint-Simon

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thu. Oct 24

Lunch Bite - A Pensioner of the Revolution

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Fri. Nov 15

Lunch Bite - Nisbet Balfour’s Letter Book of 1781

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Fri. Dec 13

American Veterans through Two Centuries

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Mon. Nov 11

The Insular Worlds of Byzantium

Dumbarton Oaks Fellowship House
Fri. Nov 15

Opening Reception: Fine Art in Miniature

The Mansion at Strathmore
Sun. Nov 17

Opening Reception: Shades of Pastel

The Mansion at Strathmore
Sun. Nov 17

Fall Frolic

Glen Echo Park
Sat. Oct 26

Holiday Book Fair & TWC Birthday Bash

The Writer's Center
Sun. Dec 15

Open Mic

The Writer's Center
Nov. 2 & Dec. 7

Strong Female Protagonists panel discussion

The Writer's Center
Sun. Dec 8

Giovanni Seneca

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Oct 23

Robert Woofter: Electric Idols

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Oct. 24 & 25

The Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival: Catherine Cohen

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 26

Mark Twain Prize: Dave Chappelle - Duke Ellington School

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Sun. Oct 27

Kids Euro Festival: Popolvar

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Mon. Oct 28

Kids Euro Festival: Are we all the same? No, we are not!

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29

Lokvar Puppets: Daddy is a Hero

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Oct 30

Monday Matinee: The Apartment (1960)

Greenbelt Community Center
Mon. Nov 4

Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General Welfare

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Sun. Oct 27

New Trial

Korean Cultural Center DC
Thu. Oct 24

Wandering Melodic Road by the Tune

Korean Cultural Center DC
Wed. Nov 6

1,000 years of Sound and Movement

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Nov 19

Reggae Meets Korean Pansori

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Nov 20

Dark World

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Nov 16

Fair is foul & foul is fair

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Nov 9

Late Fall Opening Reception

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Nov 9

Green Book (2018)

Publick Playhouse
Fri. Dec 6

If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

Publick Playhouse
Fri. Feb 7, 2020

The Sapphires (2012)

Publick Playhouse
Fri. May 8, 2020

DC Concert Orchestra Society: Chamber Music Concert

Trinity Presbyterian Church
Sat. Nov 23

Chamber Music Master Classes

Trinity Presbyterian Church
Wed. Nov 20

Revels Play Space

Washington Revels
Oct. 29 & Nov. 12

Sound Meditation

Publick Playhouse
Mar. 10 – Jun. 2, 2020

Kids Euro Festival: Frog Pond, A Finnish Dance Performance (Ages 4-12)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Mon. Nov 4

José André Trio

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 7

Receptions: enDANGERd

Zenith Gallery
Sat. Nov 16

Hall-O-Screen Party: The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Reach @The Kennedy Center
Thu. Oct 31

All Politics is Local with Tom Sherwood & Mark Segraves: Kojo Nnamdi

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thu. Nov 7

National Philharmonic: A Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Christ Episcopal Church
Sat. Dec 7

ARCADIA Closing Party

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Dec 14

Citizen Lane Film Screening

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Wed. Dec 11

Free Parking: Christine Neill

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thu. Dec 5

JRA Distinguished Artist Series: Rebecca Hutchinson

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sun. Nov 17

National Book Festival Presents Brad Meltzer

Library of Congress
Fri. Nov 8

National Book Festival Presents André Aciman

Library of Congress
Wed. Nov 13

NSO: Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

Howard University-Cramton Auditorium
Fri. Oct 25

FMMC: Dumbarton Concert Series

Dumbarton House
Tue. Nov 19

FMMC: Friday Concert Series

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Dec 6

FMMC: Friday Concert Series

Calvary Baptist Church
Fri. Nov 15

FMMC: Jordan Kitt's Series

Jordan Kitt’s Music
Sat. Nov 16

FMMC: Lyceum Concert Series

The Lyceum
Sun. Nov 17

FMMC: Old Town Hall Concert Series

Old Town Hall
Thu. Nov 21

FMMC: Strathmore Concert Series

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Nov 14

FMMC: Woman's Club Concert Series

Woman's Club of Chevy Chase
Tue. Nov 12

Remembered By the Wind

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Thu. Nov 14

OGT kids: Storytime on Screen

Greenbelt Community Center
Mon. Oct 28

Free Folger Friday: Mozart vs. Salieri

Folger Theatre
Fri. Nov 22

Opening Reception: Resonance

Korean Cultural Center DC
Fri. Nov 1

Les Violons tziganes de Cannes

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Oct 31

The New Art Examiner Forum: Speaker Don Kimes

DC Arts Center (DCAC)
Wed. Oct 23

Arlington Philharmonic

Washington-Liberty High School auditorium
Sun. Nov 3

Community Sing

Seekers Church
Thu. Nov 21

Jubilee Voices at Button Farm

Button Farm Living History Center
Sat. Nov 2

Shake Up Your Saturday: I Take My Leave

Folger Theatre
Sat. Dec 7

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 1 – 29

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Oct. 25 – Nov. 29

Drawn to Figures: How to Draw Feet

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 13 & 16

Drawn to Figures: How to Draw Hands

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 6 & 9

Open Studio

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 1 – 29

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Pocahontas

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 2 & 3

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Sequoyah

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 9 & 10

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Sitting Bull

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 23 & 24

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Zitkala-Ša

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 30

Strike a Prose: Write from Your Soul (cross-genre)

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Fri. Oct 25

Screen Printing for Social Change

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Dec 7

11th Annual Move Me Festival

Kenmore Middle School
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

Mini Voyageurs

Washington Revels
Oct. 31 & Nov. 14

Ongoing Events

Tour: Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

Library of Congress
Thru Feb. 1, 2020

Anderson House

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Dec. 31

New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Sep. 20, 2020

Portraits of the World: Korea Exhibition

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 17

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, 2020

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, 2020

Gallery Tours

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31

The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

Story Time in our Explore! Family Space

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

In Mid-Sentence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Mar. 29, 2020

One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 17, 2020

Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote

National Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021

Revolutionary Reflections: French Memories of the War for America

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Oct. 27

Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 1, 2020

Section 14: The Other Palm Springs

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jan. 1, 2020

Right to the City @Shaw Neighborhood Library

Shaw Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Right to the City @Mt Pleasant Library

Mt Pleasant Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Right to the City @Anacostia Neighborhood Library

Anacostia Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Right to the City @Woodridge Neighborhood Library

Woodridge Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20, 2020

Miniature Shakespeare Books from the Harner Collection

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thru Dec. 31

Earthly Elements Earth, air, fire, water - and spirit

Waverly Street Gallery
Thru Nov. 2

Moves Like Walter: New Curators Open the Corcoran Legacy Collection

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru Dec. 15

Topographies of Life: Pam Rogers, Lynn Sures, Mel Watkin

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru Dec. 15

America’s First Veterans

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Nov. 8, 2019 – Apr. 5, 2020

Say it With Flowers - A fiber art exhibit by Anne Smyers

Reston Community Center
Thru Oct. 31

6@35 - Fabricating Culture

Zenith Sculpture Space
Thru Jan. 4, 2020

Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 31, 2020

Storied Women of the Civil War Era

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 8, 2022

Recent Acquisitions

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 3

Migrant Quilt Project

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Oct. 28 – Dec. 9

2019 Artful Weekend at Fort C.F. Smith Park

Fort C.F. Smith Park
Nov. 22 – 24

Chaos Art Exhibition

Gallery Underground
Thru Oct. 25

Day of the Dead Festival

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Nov. 1 – 3

Installation of the Treaty of Fort Stanwix, 1784

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Apr. 15, 2020

Modern Botanical Solo show by Anne Feldman

Gallery Clarendon
Thru Oct. 31

Road Trip Solo Show by Pattee Hipschen

Gallery Underground
Oct. 28 – Nov. 29

Scenes of Scotland Solo Show by Shelley Micali

Gallery Clarendon
Nov. 3 – Dec. 7

Nano Sculptures

DC Arts Center (DCAC)
Thru Nov. 17

Art Inspired by The Twilight Zone Exhibit

Del Ray Artisans
Thru Oct. 27

A Taste of Winter

Gallery Underground
Dec. 2 – 27

Color Solo Show by by Rebecca McNeely

Gallery Clarendon
Dec. 7, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020

The Annual Northern Virginia Jewish Book Fair

Pozez JCC Northern VA
Dec. 8 – 11

Judy Wengrovitz — A Retrospective

Pozez JCC Northern VA
Thru Dec. 2

Open Exhibition

Pozez JCC Northern VA
Dec. 3, 2019 – Jan. 13, 2020

Arlington Exhibition: Emma Cregan and Johab Silva

Marymount University - Ballston Center
Thru Nov. 2

Renè Treviño: Gran Fury

Montpelier Arts Center
Thru Oct. 26

Reflections of Self

Montpelier Arts Center
Nov. 2 – Dec. 31

Chronicles of the African American Journey through Fiber Arts

Montpelier Arts Center
Jan. 11 – Mar. 1, 2020

51st Annual Laurel Art Guild Juried Exhibition

Montpelier Arts Center
Mar. 7 – 29, 2020

Guest Curator: Tim Davis

Montpelier Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 24, 2020

Cat Gunn

Montpelier Arts Center
Thru Oct. 27

Tinam Valk

Montpelier Arts Center
Nov. 2 – Dec. 31

Andrew Flanders: Bygones

Montpelier Arts Center
Jan. 11 – Mar. 1, 2020

Julie Wills

Montpelier Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 31, 2020

Giulia Piera Livi

Montpelier Arts Center
Jun. 5 – Aug. 2, 2020

Sushama Parikh

Montpelier Arts Center
Thru Oct. 27

Sahomi Naka

Montpelier Arts Center
Nov. 2 – 24

David Brosch

Montpelier Arts Center
Dec. 1 – 31

Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon

Montpelier Arts Center
May. 2 – 31, 2020

Melissa Burley

Montpelier Arts Center
Jun. 5 – 28, 2020

Barry Goldstein

Montpelier Arts Center
Jul. 5 – Aug. 2, 2020

Tom Greaves: Middlemost Daft

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Thru Nov. 2

Elizabeth Casqueiro: Ballyhoo

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Thru Nov. 2

Hill Center Galleries

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thru Dec. 1

None Swifter Than These: 100 Years of Diplomatic Couriers

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Thru Jan. 26, 2020

Assembly 2019

Arlington Arts Center
Thru Dec. 22

Marissa Long: Borrowed from Dust

Arlington Arts Center
Thru Dec. 22

Comic Art: 120 Years of Panels and Pages

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 12, 2020

The Allure of Color - Recent Work by Grace E. Peterson

Waverly Street Gallery
Nov. 3 – Dec. 7

Creature Comforts Art Exhibit

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital
Thru Jan. 26, 2020

Tour: Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

Library of Congress
Thru Jun. 30, 2022

Ornament: Fragments of Byzantine Fashion

Dumbarton Oaks
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

Laurie Breen

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thru Nov. 3

Fine Art in Miniature

The Mansion at Strathmore
Nov. 16, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

Shades of Pastel

The Mansion at Strathmore
Nov. 16, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

David Scheirer

The Mansion at Strathmore
Nov. 16, 2019 – Feb. 23, 2020

The 29th Annual Strathmore Juried Exhibition: Home

The Mansion at Strathmore
Jan. 11 – Feb. 23, 2020

$100 & Under Art Exhibit

Del Ray Artisans
Nov. 1 – Dec. 1

ARCADIA: The Clyde’s Murals by William Woodward

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15

Christine Neill: Observations from the Valley Floor

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15

Dark World: Photographs by Frank Hallam Day

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15

Michal Heiman's Radical Link: A New Community of Women, 1855-2020

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15

Latino Art League Gallery Exhibit

Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm
Thru Oct. 28

Olney Art Association Gallery Exhibit

Kentlands Mansion
Thru Nov. 11

enDANGERd

Zenith Gallery
Thru Nov. 16

Fair is foul & foul is fair

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15

ReVisions by Ellyn Weiss

DC Arts Center (DCAC)
Thru Dec. 1

Resonance

Korean Cultural Center DC
Nov. 1 – 29

Iberoamerican Architecture and Urban Spaces

Dupont Underground
Thru Oct. 27
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