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Oliver Lee Jackson: Recent Paintings

On view through September 15
East Building, Mezzanine


By the Light of the Silvery Moon:
A Century of Lunar Photographs

On view through January 5, 2020
West Building, Ground Floor - Gallery 22


The 78th Season of Concerts 2019–2020

The fall 2019 season of concerts begins September 15. Concerts at the National Gallery are open to the public, free of charge.



Film Series

Essential Cinema: Jonas Mekas

August 3–September 1
East Building Auditorium


French Art of the Eighteenth Century

August 25 at 2:00
East Building Auditorium
Part of the Summer Sunday Lecture Series: Celebrating the Old Master Collections of the National Gallery of Art

The lecture will be streamed live here.

Community Events

NGA Nights: Back to School

September 12 from 6:00 to 9:00
East Building

Explore the Gallery after hours! Relive your best (or worst) school dance memories with classic summer jams by DJ Heat, draw a Picasso-inspired portrait, and take a spin on the NGA trivia wheel. Register now.


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