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Outliers and American Vanguard Art

Through May 13, 2018
East Building, Concourse Galleries


Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe

Through May 13, 2018
West Building, Main Floor

Upcoming Exhibition

Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings

Opening March 4, 2018
West Building, Ground Floor

Online Feature

African American Artists in the Collection

Explore a selection of works by African American artists included in the collection of the National Gallery of Art.

Elson Lecture

Janine Antoni

March 1 at 3:30
East Building Auditorium

The Elson Lecture Series features distinguished contemporary artists whose work is represented in the Gallery's permanent collection.

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.


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.