In the News

  • Jan 18 2013

    Anna Ancher at National Museum of Women in the Arts

    Denmark in the USA—This Winter, National Museum of Women in the Arts presents the first exhibition in the U.S. ever to focus on the female painter Anna Ancher...
  • Dec 27 2012

    Fibers of Their Being

    Express—Is that a skull? Knitting and crocheting flaunt some serious attitude in “High Fiber: Women to Watch 2012,”...
  • Dec 07 2012

    Top 10 museums of 2012

    The Washington Post—Just six months into the arts beat, I’m struck by the breadth, depth and vibrancy of offerings...
  • Dec 05 2012

    "Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power" at National Museum of Women in the Arts

    The Washington Informer—Billie Holiday's fox fur stole hangs here. But that is only the beginning of the high fashion...
  • Oct 26 2012

    From Bessie Smith to Lady Gaga, on Tour Together

    The New York Times—Female rockers may now be in the vanguard of rebellion, frank expression and sexual freedom, but as a new traveling exhibit shows, they had a hard road to recognition and often struggled...
  • Oct 11 2012

    Diva Delights

    Metro Weekly—''We've nicknamed it the Beef Jerky Dress around here,'' laughs Kathryn Wat, chief curator at the National Museum of Women in the Arts. She's referring to the rare-steak Meat Dress...