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Fly Higher: Charlie Parker @ 100

Library of Congress
Thu. May 14

Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata: Two Visions

Library of Congress
Fri. May 15

#Declassified: Fly Space 3: Attack of the Stacks

Library of Congress
Sat. May 16

Big Band Evening: Strayhorn Known and Unknown

Library of Congress
Thu. May 28

Paris Blues

Library of Congress
Fri. May 29

Anatomy of a Murder

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30

Billy Strayhorn Symposium

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30

The Bill Charlap Trio with Jon Faddis

Library of Congress
Sat. May 30

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Library of Congress
Fri. Jul 24

The Apollo Orchestra with Michelle Kim, violin

Church of the Epiphany
Sun. May 17

The Apollo Orchestra presents Rossini’s Stabat Mater

Church of the Little Flower
Sun. Jun 14

ChorSymphonica: Leipzig’s 1st Taste

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

Guest Curator, Tim Davis: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Apr 5

Guest Curator, Tim Davis

Montpelier Arts Center
Sat. May 2

Julie Wills: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Apr 5

Giulia Piera Livi: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Fri. Jun 5

Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. May 3

Melissa Burley: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Fri. Jun 5

Barry Goldstein: Opening Reception

Montpelier Arts Center
Sun. Jul 12

BlackRock SpringFest

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sun. May 3

The Sapphires (2012)

Publick Playhouse
Fri. May 8

Sound Meditation

Publick Playhouse
Apr. 14 – Jun. 2

NCBF: Petalpalooza

The Wharf
Sat. Apr 11

NCBF: Oxon Run Pink-Nic

Oxon Run Park, Atlantic Street, SE at Livingston Road, SE
Sat. Apr 18

Open Mic @ The Writer’s Center

The Writer's Center
Sat. Apr 4

Just Us

National Gallery of Art
Mon. Apr 6

InterAct Story Theatre: Not My Monkey

National Theatre
Sat. Apr 4

Great Works Theatre: The BFG

National Theatre
Sat. Apr 18

FMMC: Avanti Orchestra

Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College
Sat. May 30

Delita Martin

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thu. Apr 9

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 15

Free Community Day: April

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Apr 5

Museum Day

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Apr 4

Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Apr 5

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jun 7

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 22

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 29

Book Arts Lecture: Audrey Niffenegger—A Life in Libraries

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jun 7

Free Community Day: June

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jun 7

Free Community Day: May

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. May 3

Linda Nochlin: The Maverick She

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 3

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 10

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 17

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 24

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 6

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 13

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 20

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 27

Shenson Chamber Music Concert: Jennifer Koh

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 27

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. May 3

Bomsori Kim, violin, and Amy Yang, piano

National Gallery of Art
Sun. Apr 5

Junction Trio

National Gallery of Art
Sun. Apr 12

yMusic

National Gallery of Art
Sun. Apr 19

Aspen String Trio

National Gallery of Art
Fri. Apr 24

Robert Mirabal with ETHEL

National Gallery of Art
Sun. Apr 26

Brasil Guitar Duo with Jiji

National Gallery of Art
Sun. May 3

Inna Faliks, piano

National Gallery of Art
Sun. May 10

Ariel Quartet with Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet

National Gallery of Art
Sun. May 17

Jazz and Gender Justice

Library of Congress
Wed. May 13

National Book Festival Presents Philip Kennicott

Library of Congress
Thu. May 21

Raw Hope of Humanity Rising

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jun. 17 – Sep. 2

The Life of a Poet: A Conversation with Ron Charles + Kimiko Hahn

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Apr 21

Artist's Reception: Visual Paradise

Waverly Street Gallery
Fri. Apr 10

Hitchcock without Hollywood Film Series: Suzhou River

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Apr 17

City Nature Challenge ID Party

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Sat. May 2

In Pursuit of History

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. May 12

Three Centuries of Georgetown Art

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Oct 20

Very Industrious and Neat with her Needle

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Sep 15

Director's Talk: Championing the Empathetic Museum

George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
Wed. Apr 29

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

JRA Distinguished Artist Series: Kate Kretz

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

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 Family Day

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Apr 25

Spring Opening Reception

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

Twilight Tuesdays: Cinco De Mayo Pinata Bust

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Tue. May 5

Twilight Tuesdays: Asian Tea Ceremony

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Tue. May 19

Twilight Tuesdays: Girl Power

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Tue. May 26

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 3 – May. 29

Curator Tour–One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. May 17

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company: Reflections on John Singer Sargent

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
May. 7 & 10

Wayde McIntosh and Jordan Casteel

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. May 31

In Focus: Sasu and Kasei

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. May 7

Open Studios

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 3 – May. 29

Portrait Discovery Kits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 4 – May. 31

Portrait Explorers: Amazing Artists

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
May. 2 – 31

Portrait Signs

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 23 – May. 30

Portraits of a Generation

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Wed. May 20

Portraiture 101

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. May 12

REMIX: The Danish Breakthrough

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. May 28

Teen Night

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Fri. May 22

Teen-led Tours

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 4 – May. 9

Teen-Led Tours

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
May. 6 & 9

The Outwin 2019 Portraiture Festival

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. May 9

Tours in Spanish

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Apr. 4 – May. 30

Young Portrait Explorers: LL Cool J

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
May. 11 & 25

STEAM Education: An International Case Study

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jun 6

Universities as Partners in the Fight for Health & Food Equity

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Aug 22

Twilight Tuesdays: Movie Night on the Plaza: Frozen II

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Tue. Jun 16

Marietta Minnigerode Andrews: Womanhood and the Arts

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Nov 17

Artist's Talk: Visual Paradise

Waverly Street Gallery
Sun. Apr 26

Urban Gardening Workshop: Spring Harvest and Crop Rotation Methods

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. May 16

Urban Gardening Workshop: Tending the Garden

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jun 20

Urban Gardening Workshop: The Late Summer Garden

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jul 25

Urban Garden Workshop: Looking to the Fall

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Aug 29

Urban Gardening Workshop: Fall Harvest and Planting

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Sep 26

Twilight Tuesdays: Color Your Community Art Workshop

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Tue. Jun 9

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

America’s First Veterans

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Jul. 26

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

Guest Curator: Tim Davis

Montpelier Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 24

Julie Wills

Montpelier Arts Center
Apr. 4 – May. 31

Giulia Piera Livi

Montpelier Arts Center
Jun. 5 – Aug. 2

Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon

Montpelier Arts Center
May. 2 – 31

Melissa Burley

Montpelier Arts Center
Jun. 5 – 28

Barry Goldstein

Montpelier Arts Center
Jul. 5 – Aug. 2

Comic Art: 120 Years of Panels and Pages

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 12

Tour: Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

Library of Congress
Thru Jun. 30, 2022

NCBF: Student Art Contest & Community Art Show

Pepco Edison Place Gallery
Thru Apr. 10

Baseball: America’s Home Run

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

Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 30

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

Tour: Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

Library of Congress
Thru Jan. 1, 2022

Carved in Stone, Painted with Light

Zenith Sculpture Space
Thru Apr. 4

Urban Blues - Pastel Paintings by Geoff Desobry

Waverly Street Gallery
Thru Apr. 4

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

Looking Up Art Exhibit

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital
Thru May. 31

Portrait InSight

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 31

19th Amendment, The War of the Roses

Del Ray Artisans
Apr. 3 – 26

Handcrafted: Fiber Art + Turned Wood

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Thru Apr. 11

March Flora/Fauna Exhibit

The Art League
Thru Apr. 5

Washington Sculptors Group: Fleeting, Fled

Popcorn Gallery at Glen Echo Park
Thru Apr. 26

Kristi Dobrovolski: Abstract in Bloom

Popcorn Gallery at Glen Echo Park
Thru Apr. 26

Passages - New Ceramics by Kanika Sircar

Waverly Street Gallery
May. 3 – Jun. 6
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