artguide

Washington, DC

artguide
  • Saturday, September 13th 2014

  • Smithsonian: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

    1050 Independence Avenue SW  / +12026334880 / asia.si.edu
    10am to 5:30pm daily

    Nasta'liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy

    Sep 13, 2014 - Mar 22, 2015

    The first exhibition of its kind to focus on nasta‛liq, a calligraphic script that developed in the fourteenth century in Iran.
  • Saturday, September 27th 2014

  • The Phillips Collection

    1600 21st Street NW  / +12023872151 / phillipscollection.org
    Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm, Sun 11pm to 6pm

    Georges Seurat, Paul Signac, and Theo van Rysselberghe, and more Neo-Impressionism and the Dream of Realities: Painting, Poetry, Music

    Sep 27, 2014 - Jan 11, 2015

  • Thursday, October 2nd 2014

  • (e)merge art fair

    10 “I” Street SW, Capitol Skyline Hotel / emergeartfair.com

    (e)merge art fair 2014

    Oct 2 - 5, 2014

  • Saturday, October 11th 2014

  • Smithsonian: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

    1050 Independence Avenue SW  / +12026334880 / asia.si.edu
    10am to 5:30pm daily

    Unearthing Arabia: The Archaeological Adventures of Wendell Phillips

    Oct 11, 2014 - Jun 7, 2015

    Wendell Phillips, a young paleontologist and geologist, headed one of the largest archaeological expeditions to remote South Arabia.
  • Saturday, October 18th 2014

  • Smithsonian: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

    1050 Independence Avenue SW  / +12026334880 / asia.si.edu
    10am to 5:30pm daily

    Fine Impressions: Whistler, Freer, and Venice

    Oct 18, 2014 - Dec 31, 2015

    In 1887, museum founder Charles Lang Freer purchased 26 atmospheric etchings by James McNeill Whistler, the start of their partnership.
  • Friday, October 24th 2014

  • The Phillips Collection

    1600 21st Street NW  / +12023872151 / phillipscollection.org
    Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm, Sun 11pm to 6pm

    Bernardí Roig no/Escape

    Oct 24, 2014 - Feb 15, 2015

    Roig installs sculptural works in unexpected interior and exterior spaces, challenging visitors to rethink the definition of the museum.
  • Saturday, November 22nd 2014

  • Smithsonian: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

    1050 Independence Avenue SW  / +12026334880 / asia.si.edu
    10am to 5:30pm daily

    The Traveler's Eye: Scenes of Asia

    Nov 22, 2014 - May 31, 2015

    Featuring more than 100 works created over the past five centuries, the exhibit provides glimpses of travels across the Asia continent.
  • Smithsonian: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

    1050 Independence Avenue SW  / +12026334880 / asia.si.edu
    10am to 5:30pm daily

    Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Legacy

    Nov 22, 2014 - May 31, 2015

    A tradition dating to the third century, landscape painting is one of the most outstanding achievements of Chinese culture.
  • Saturday, December 13th 2014

  • Smithsonian: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

    1050 Independence Avenue SW  / +12026334880 / asia.si.edu
    10am to 5:30pm daily

    Zen, Tea, and Chinese Art in Medieval Japan

    Dec 13, 2014 - Jun 14, 2015

    Zen Buddhism, tea, and ink painting—well-known expressions of Japanese culture—have their roots in Chinese arts and ideas.