Seeing Differently

Phillips Collection 1600 21st St. NW, Washington

America’s first museum of modern art—The Phillips Collection—is celebrating its centennial with a show that both honors the past while jumping into the future.  Featuring work spanning the 19th century […]

Free – $16

Intersections: Marley Dawson

Phillips Collection 1600 21st St. NW, Washington

See Marley Dawson two kinetic sculptures, inspired by the architecture of the Phillips’s Goh Annex stairway, on display.

Free – $16

Arts in Foggy Bottom

The free biennial sculpture exhibit returns with its seventh installment examining the theme of the natural environment and our relationships with it. The art, complete with QR codes to hear […]

Free

Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle

Phillips Collection 1600 21st St. NW, Washington

For the first time in 60 years, 27 of Jacob Lawrence's 30 panels comprise Struggle: From the History of the American People are united. Though three remain missing, seeing the pieces […]

Free – $16

Fairy Tales in the Sun

Adventure Theatre MTC 7300 Macarthur Blvd., Glen Echo

Adventure Theatre welcomes back in-person shows and young patrons with Fairy Tales in the Sun. Featuring two one-act plays, directed by Stan Kang, Lyra Yang's The Flood in the Future and Michelle Lynch's From Cinders to Ella, both offer new takes and diverse readings on old fairy and folk tales.

$20.50

Inside Outside, Upside Down

Phillips Collection 1600 21st St. NW, Washington

An art exhibit, featuring more than 60 artists from the greater D.C. region, looking back at 2020. Themes include innocence interrupted, days of reckoning and the right to "be," bearing […]

Free – $16
Recurring

Distance Frequencies: Transmission

The Parks DC 1010 Butternut St. NW, Washington

Rorschach Theatre's first live, in-person production in 16 months is the final and stand-alone seven chapters of the virtual Distance Frequencies. The story follows a young artist on a decades-long quest through time and D.C. history.    

$30 – $150

DIVERCITIES: Lost and Found in Translation

An interactive conversation with various translators discussing the intricacies of translating and connecting people through language barriers.

Free
Recurring

Timepiece Mythos

Dane Winkler's interactive sculpture is made up of materials from a 100 year old North Carolina barn. The piece is intended to operate as a bridge between past, present, and future. On view on Arlington Arts Center’s lawn. Winkler will give a virtual artist talk on Thursday, July 29, at 6 p.m.

Free

Virtual Tour: Disability Rights Movement

The promise of America is analyzed through the intersection of women's suffrage and the disabilities rights movement in this virtual tour presented by A Tour of Her Own, the first tourism company in D.C. focused exclusively on women's history.

Free – $30

Painting is for Everyone

A class on acrylic paints and painting. You'll learn terminology, some art history, and painting skills.

$175 – $205