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  1. Carol Brown Goldberg’s exhibition Entanglement offers vivid evidence of her artmaking as the convergence of intellect, emotion, and technique. Her paintings in the current exhibition—marked by images of dense, imagined foliage—are rooted in a unique interplay of tightly packed philosophical concepts and more ethereal poetic imaginings.

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  2. As Mexico's most prolific and influential graphic artist, Francisco Toledo has been exploring the fantastical and expanding the expressive range of his printmaking over more than 50 years. This exhibition encompasses a wide range of Toledo's work, revealing the progression and creative process evidenced in his printmaking. The exhibition also includes 21 works by both Mexican and foreign …more

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  3. Jiha Moon’s works address the intersection of imagery native to Korea, Japan, and China and elements of the West in order to explore cross-cultural perceptions. Originally from Korea and presently based out of Atlanta, Georgia, Moon’s work addresses the nature of our current global identity as influenced by popular culture, technology, racial perceptions, and folklore. By melding the …more

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  4. Miya Ando's artwork ranges from monochrome to subtle color palates, offering a glimpse of the immense calming energy of the infinite. Ando creates an immersive work that engages the viewers, bringing nature to mind, reminding the viewers of their own connection to, and place within, nature and nature's cycles. Her works bring attention to the fragility, the deep power and the uncompromising force …more

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  5. Michael Clark (a.k.a. Clark Fox) has been an influential figure in the Washington art world for more than 50 years. Dividing his time equally between the capital and New York City, Clark was not only a fly on the wall of the art world as the last half-century played out— he was in the middle of the action, making innovative works that draw their inspiration from movements as diverse as Pop Art, …more

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Coming Soon

  1. Yoga in the Galleries returns January 31 through July 25, 2018. This Kripalu yoga class, led by certified instructor Eva Blutinger, is held every Wednesday at 10.
    $10 per class, $5 for museum members, free for Associate Level members and above. Cash, check or pay online: www.tinyurl.com/AUMtix Please bring your own mat.

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  2. Yoga in the Galleries returns January 31 through July 25, 2018. This Kripalu yoga class, led by certified instructor Eva Blutinger, is held every Wednesday at 10.
    $10 per class, $5 for museum members, free for Associate Level members and above. Cash, check or pay online: www.tinyurl.com/AUMtix Please bring your own mat.

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  3. Yoga in the Galleries returns January 31 through July 25, 2018. This Kripalu yoga class, led by certified instructor Eva Blutinger, is held every Wednesday at 10.
    $10 per class, $5 for museum members, free for Associate Level members and above. Cash, check or pay online: www.tinyurl.com/AUMtix Please bring your own mat.

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  4. Museum Members are invited to attend an early viewing of our latest exhibitions. This event will feature a special tasting provided by Jim Caruso, CEO of Flying Dog in honor of Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective. Cheese lovers will not want to miss it!

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  5. Four women artists convincingly place human figures in space, each reaching that high-water mark of Western Art in their own way. Kiley Ames has a seemingly rational, systematic technique akin to pointillism that on closer inspection emits an emotional charge. Jo Weiss’s expressionist, emotional process ultimately reveals an analytical, orderly understanding of figures in space. Janice Nowinski’s …more

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  6. The Washington Women’s Arts Center (WWAC), located at 1821 Q Street NW, then at the Lansburgh Cultural Center, was created in 1975 as a non-profit organization to provide professional support and opportunities for women in the arts. Throughout its history, the WWAC also sponsored speakers, produced literary and visual arts journals, and collaborated with other organizations to raise the profile …more

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  7. Originally curated by Anita O'Brien at the Cartoon Museum, London, the Ralph Steadman Retrospective offers phenomenal insights into the genius of one of the world's most acclaimed artists. This exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through Steadman's prolific career of more than sixty years, from the sketches he created as a student in the 1950s to present day pictures.
    The retrospective …more

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  8. Exploring themes suggested by internationally acclaimed artist Sam Gilliam, this exhibition features artists Adrienne Gaither, Alteronce Gumby, Allen Jackson, and David Smedley. These artists use abstraction as a conduit to express their keen observations. The broad implications of the exhibition signify the fluency of abstraction and its many interpretations. What is absent is present. The …more

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  9. Join us for a lively session about the diverse and wide-ranging span of works in Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective. Ralph Steadman will be joined by Anita O'Brien from the Cartoon Museum in London, who curated the exhibition. Space is very limited! If you do not snag a seat, please be sure to sign up for the waitlist. We will release seats as they become available. We also plan to have an overflow …more

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  10. Mix and mingle with fellow museum patrons and meet the artists and curators behind the four new Summer exhibitions at the Opening Reception. Free and open to the public.

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