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Frédéric Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism

Through July 9, 2017
East Building


In the Tower:
Theaster Gates: The Minor Arts

Through September 4, 2017
East Building Tower


The Urban Scene: 1920–1950

Through August 6, 2017
West Building, Ground Floor


East of the Mississippi:
Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Photography

Through July 16, 2017
West Building, Ground Floor

Gallery Archives

Timeline of Gallery History

View a timeline of key events in the history of the Gallery with archival images, audio recordings and other documentary material.

Film Program

Spring Program 2017

Image from Sunset Song
(Terence Davies, 2015, 135 minutes)
Sunday May 28 at 2:00

Browse all films


The Seventy-Fifth Season 2016–2017

Image of Margaret Leng Tan, pianist, performing May 7 at 4:00

Browse all performances


The Sixty-Sixth A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts

The Forest: America in the 1830s
Alexander Nemerov
Stanford University

Sundays, March 26–May 10 at 12:00


Tower 2:
Alexander Calder

Learn more about artist's work in this feature.


NGA Images

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