Press Room

Press Preview at NMWA for Special Exhibition Total Art: Contemporary Video

May 09 2014

PRESS PREVIEW on June 3, 2014 at 10 a.m.

WHAT:

Press Preview for Total Art: Contemporary Video

On view June 6–Oct. 12, 2014, the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) presents Total Art: Contemporary Video, its first large-scale presentation of video art, exploring women's impact on the field. This exhibition features ten works, including recently acquired works in the museum collection as well as loans from notable private and public collections. With works by Dara Birnbaum, Kimsooja, Mariko Mori, Mwangi Hutter, Alex Prager, Pipilotti Rist, Michal Rovner, Margaret Salmon, Eve Sussman/Rufus Corporation and Janaina Tschäpe, Total Art highlights the inventive processes and compelling subjects that sustain women artists’ position at the forefront of video. 

Attend a light breakfast reception and orientation of the exhibition with Chief Curator Kathryn Wat.

WHEN: 

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
RSVP to smeteer@nmwa.org by Friday, May 30, 2014

WHERE: 

National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20005
nmwa.org