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Evenings at the Edge

Evenings at the Edge

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After Hours at the National Gallery of Art
East Building, 6:00–9:00
November 9, January 11, March 8, and May 10

Explore the Gallery after hours! Enjoy works of art, film, music, and live performances. Join us in the galleries for engaging 10-minute talks, offering insights into the Gallery’s collection.

Light fare and drinks available for purchase.

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Split This Rock, photography by Kristin Adair

Image: Courtesy of Split This Rock, photography by Kristin Adair

January 11

Ring in the New Year with the Gallery after hours! Join DC-based poetry organization Split This Rock for an evening featuring rhythmic readings, performances by local poets and artists, and opportunities to share your own voice. Come out for a night of poetry inspired by art.  

Registration begins Friday, November 10, 2017, at noon. 

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Questions about this program should be directed to [email protected].




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