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Jackson Pollock's "Mural"

Through October 28, 2018
East Building, Upper Level - Bridge


In the Tower: Anne Truitt

Through April 1, 2018
East Building, Tower 3

Upcoming Exhibition

Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe

Opening January 28
West Building, Main Floor

Upcoming Exhibition

Outliers and American Vanguard Art

Opening January 28
East Building, Concourse Galleries

Diamonstein-Spielvogel Lecture Series

Zoe Leonard

January 28 at 2:00
East Building Auditorium
Zoe Leonard, artist, in conversation with Lynne Cooke, senior curator, special projects in modern art, National Gallery of Art

Film Series

Avant-Garde to Underground: Outliers and Film, Part One

February 3–March 16

The first section of a series organized in conjunction with the exhibition Outliers and American Vanguard Art focuses on two key forms of filmmaking: documentary portraits of outlier artists, and works by experimental filmmakers or makers of so-called underground film.


Sculpture Garden Ice Rink

The 2017–2018 ice-skating season will begin November 18 and continue through March 11, weather permitting.


NGA Images

Search, share, and download more than 51,000 open access images. Available free of charge for any use.


Prints & Posters

Enjoy high-quality reproductions of your favorite works of art at home.

After Hours

Evenings at the Edge

March 8 from 6:00–9:00
Explore the Gallery after hours! Enjoy works of art, film, music, and live performances.