Artist Susan Phillipsz’ sound and print installation “Part File Score” was originally inspired by the generation of emigre artists who fled Germany prior to World War II. Many of the artists were able to continue their careers in the U.S., including composer Hanns Eisler, whose music Phillipsz uses in the installation. Later in his life, however, Eisler was accused of being a communist and pursued by the nation that had taken him in. The Turner Prize winner tells Eisler’s story in two ways: Phillipsz’ prints, posted on the walls of the gallery, lay pages of his compositions over pages copied from his FBI file. Phillipsz also examined Eisler’s compositions for the sound component of the installation, distilling them down into notes that, when put together, feel even more mournful and exiling than the original versions. Originally installed at the Tanya Bonakdar Gallery in New York, visitors to the Hirshhorn will be able to experience the cultural and historical significance of this work on their own. The exhibition is on view daily, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, 7th Street and Independence Avenue NW. Free. (202) 633-4674.