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 to the present, the exhibit explores questions of identity, place, space, and more.

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

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 together offers greater insight into Lawrence’s style and work. The mural examines struggle, underrepresented historical figures, founding fathers, and civil rights.    

Free – $16

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 witness, introspection and reflection, and hope and healing.    

Free – $16