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Evenings at the Edge


After Hours at the National Gallery of Art

East Building | 6:00–9:00 | Pre-Registration Required
Spring 2019: March 14 | April 11 | May 9

Explore the Gallery after hours! Enjoy works of art, live music and dance performances, dozens of pop-up talks from engaging Gallery educators, hands-on art-making, and other activities throughout the iconic East Building, free of charge. Light fare and drinks are available for purchase. Registration is free but required and opens one month prior to each event; check below for the link to register.

This program is made possible by a generous grant from The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation.

March 14 | Wonder Women
Who runs the world? Girls! Evenings at the Edge returns with a tribute to the trailblazing women who have... more

April 11 | Our Art, Our Time
Celebrate the art of our time and get a sneak peek at the Gallery’s new exhibition... more

May 9 | Animals in Art
Take a walk on the wild side during the final Evenings at the Edge of the 2018–2019 season. Talks, activities, and performances are inspired by the once-in-a-lifetime exhibition... more

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