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Exhibition Announcements and Press Releases

Current: Lynda Benglis
June 18, 2021–January 2, 2022
East Building, Mezzanine

In the Library: Time/Travel through Artists' Books
June 18–September 17, 2021
East Building, Ground Floor, Study Center
Weekdays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Special Installations: Artist Projects: Sarah Cain, Avish Khebrehzadeh, Kay Rosen
April 10, 2021–ongoing
East Building, Ground Level - Entrance Terrace

Conversations: Carrie Mae Weems and The Shaw 54th Regiment Memorial
May 2021–ongoing
West Building, Main Floor

American Art, 1900–1950: Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Ongoing (see Exhibitions page for more info)
East Building, Ground Level

Marc Chagall: Orphée
Sculpture Garden

Masterpieces of American Furniture from the Kaufman Collection, 1700–1830
October 7, 2012–ongoing
West Building, Ground Floor


Upcoming: A Superb Baroque: Art in Genoa, 1600–1750
National Gallery of Art, September 26, 2021–January 9, 2022 (CANCELED)
Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome, March 4–June 19, 2022

Clouds, Ice, and Bounty: The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Collection of Seventeenth-Century Dutch and Flemish Paintings
National Gallery of Art, October 17, 2021–February 27, 2022

Aquatint: From Its Origins to Goya
National Gallery of Art, October 24, 2021–February 21, 2022

The New Woman Behind the Camera
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, July 2–October 3, 2021
National Gallery of Art, October 31, 2021–January 30, 2022

James Van Der Zee’s Photographs: A Portrait of Harlem
National Gallery of Art, November 28, 2021–May 31, 2022

Afro-Atlantic Histories
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, October 24, 2021–January 17, 2022
National Gallery of Art, April 10–July 17, 2022

The Double: Identity and Difference in Art Since 1900
National Gallery of Art, May 15–September 5, 2022

The Woman in White: Joanna Hiffernan and James McNeill Whistler
Academy of Arts, London, February 23–May 22, 2022
National Gallery of Art, July 3–October 10, 2022

Vittore Carpaccio: Master Storyteller of Renaissance Venice
National Gallery of Art, November 20, 2022–February 12, 2023
Palazzo Ducale, Venice, March 18, 2023–June 18, 2023


On Tour: True to Nature: Open-Air Painting in Europe, 1780-1870
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, June 22–September 19, 2021
Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Paris, December 3, 2021–April 3, 2022