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Image: John Henry Twachtman, Winter Harmony, c. 1890/1900, 1964.22.1


Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings

Through May 28, 2018
West Building, Ground Floor


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

Cézanne Portraits

Opening March 25, 2018
West Building, Main Floor


John Wilmerding Symposium on American Art

March 23 from 10:30 to 5:00
East Building Auditorium
Live stream available

Family Activities

John Wilmerding Community Celebration of American Art

March 25 from 11:00 to 6:00
East Building

What’s your American story? Join us for a celebration of American art and storytelling.


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National Cherry Blossom Festival

Browse fine gifts that celebrate the arrival of spring in Washington, DC.

After Hours

Evenings at the Edge

May 10 from 6:00–9:00
Explore the Gallery after hours! Enjoy works of art, film, music, and live performances.