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True to Nature: Open-Air Painting in Europe, 1780–1870

On view through May 3, 2020
West Building, Ground Floor, Inner Tier


Raphael and His Circle

On view through June 14, 2020
West Building, Ground Floor - Gallery 22

Special Installation

Richard Mosse: Incoming

On view through April 5, 2020
East Building, Concourse Level

Community Events


March 12, 6:00–9:00 p.m.
East Building

NGA Nights returns in March with a salute to women. Les The DJ spins a set featuring iconic female musicians, all-women Afro-Brazilian drum group Batalá Washington delivers a trio of pulse-pounding performances, and pop-up talks showcase the talents of female-identifying artists. Register now.

Film Series

African Legacy: Francophone Films 1955 to 2019

February 8–March 21

A series that brings together fourteen films offering a range of interpretations of the culture of French-speaking Africa and the African diaspora.


Summer Institute for Educators: Art and Thinking

The Summer Institute is designed to empower teachers of all levels and subjects to teach critical thinking using works of art. Applications are due March 20, 2020.


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