Black graphic with an etching of a vase and the title of the exhibition
Judy Chicago, In the Shadow of Death, from The End: A Meditation on Death and Extinction, 2015; Kiln-fired glass paint on black glass, 12 x 9 in.; Courtesy of the artist; Salon 94, New York; and Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco; © Judy Chicago/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; Photo © Donald Woodman/ARS, NY

Related Programs and Events

Fresh Talk: Judy Chicago—New Views

SEPT 22 2019

4:30–8 p.m. Join us for a conversation between Judy Chicago and Martha Nussbaum on Chicago’s newest body of work. Reservations Required.


Free Community Days

2019: OCT 06 | NOV 03 | DEC 01 
2020: JAN 05  

12–5 p.m. The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy admission to the museum all day and see Judy Chicago—The End: A Meditation on Death and Extinction for free.


Gallery Talks

2019: OCT 23 | NOV 13 | DEC 04

12–12:30 p.m. An educator or curator leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk on Judy Chicago—The End: A Meditation on Death and Extinction.


Judy Chicago—The End: A Meditation on Death and Extinction is organized by the National Museum of Women in the Arts. The exhibition is made possible by the MaryRoss Taylor Exhibition Fund, with additional support provided by the Sue J. Henry and Carter G. Phillips Exhibition Fund and the museum’s members.

National Museum of Women in the Arts