The AU Museum and store are closed. We will reopen with our Winter Exhibitions on January 25, 2020.
Located on American University’s main campus at the Katzen Arts Center.
Open Tuesday-Sunday, 11:00AM-4:00PM. Closed Monday. Admission is free.
Yoga in the Galleries held Wednesdays, 10AM. Resumes January 29, 2020.
Please check back for docent-led tours. Resumes February 2020.
Heroes & Losers: The Edification of Luis Lorenzana
Lisa Guerrero Nakpil, Coordinating Curator
Communicating Vessels: Ed Bisese, Elyse Harrison, Wayne Paige
Presented by the Alper Initiative for Washington Art
Curated by Claudia Rousseau, PhD
Landscape in an Eroded Field: Carol Barsha, Heather Theresa Clark, Artemis Herber
Curated by Laura Roulet
Presented by the AU Museum Project Space
Curated by Leah Bendavid-Val
Robert Franklin Gates: Paint What You See
Curated by Jack Rasmussen
Good Form, Decorum, and in the Manner: Portraits from the Collections of Washington Print Club Members
Curated by Tim Doud
Raw Hope of Humanity Rising
A series of public dialogues entitled Raw Hope of Humanity Rising will be Webconferenced via the Third Space Network from the American University Museum in 2020. Four Interdisciplinary panels made up of artists, activists, curators, scholars, media critics, cultural and government officials will engage in participatory online roundtables during the run-up to the 2020 presidential election.
This season's panel: Democracy vs Authoritarianism
March 4, 2020, 6:00-7:30 PM ET
The hijacking of democracy through intentional manipulation of the levers of power, thus undermining systems of government and the voice of the people.
Learn more more at Raw Hope from Third Space Network.