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West Building Main Floor: Coming Soon!

On Monday, October 26, galleries east of the Rotunda on the West Building's Main Floor—home to impressionist masterpieces, American and British paintings and sculpture, and more—will reopen. Most Ground Floor galleries will remain open. Free, timed passes for the week of October 26 are now available.

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Film Programs

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Architecture of Infinity

Swiss filmmaker Christoph Schaub’s visually beautiful survey of contemporary sacred spaces considers the work of architects Peter Zumthor, Peter Märkli, and Álvaro Siza Vieira; artists James Turrell and Cristina Iglesias; and percussion virtuoso Jojo Mayer. 

Watch online through October 27

Virtual Exhibitions

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Painting of Four Dancers, 1899 by Edward Degas showing four balerinas with a painted theater screen of nature behind them.

Custom Prints Curated by You

Have one of your favorite Gallery paintings reproduced for you to hang on your wall. Prints can be customized with different formats, sizes, and frames from a wide range of images from the Gallery’s permanent collection and from special exhibitions.

Teacher Resources

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