• Revival advertisement showing sculpture of an upside down woman by Alison Saar and says "Can Art Rouse the Spirit?"
    Alison Saar, En Pointe, 2010; Wood, bronze, graphite, and rope, approx. 90 x 48 x 30 in.; Courtesy of the artist and L.A. Louver, Venice, CA; © Alison Saar; Creative: Tronvig Group
  • Revival advertisement showing sculpture of a telephone with taxidermied chicks popping out of the receiver by Polly Morgan and says "Is Art Only About Beauty?"
    Polly Morgan, Receiver, 2009; Taxidermy quail chicks and Bakelite telephone handset, 9 x 2 ½ x 3 ½ in.; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Gift of Ilene Gutman; © Polly Morgan; Photo by Lee Stalsworth; Creative: Tronvig Group

ARTISTS ON VIEW

Louise Bourgeois, Sonya Clark, Petah Coyne, Cathy de Monchaux, Lalla Essaydi, Anna Gaskell, Sonia Gomes, Charlotte Gyllenhammar, Maria Marshall, Polly Morgan, Deborah Paauwe, Patricia Piccinini, Alison Saar, Beverly Semmes, Joana Vasconcelos, and Bettina von Zwehl

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

JUN 22 2017

Opening Party: Revival

7:30–11 p.m. Reservations required. Join us to celebrate the opening of the special exhibition “Revival” and prepare for a miracle!


JUL 15 2017

Firsthand Experience: Mixed-Media Sculptures

9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Reservations required. Participate in mixed-media sculpture workshop inspired by “Revival.” Designed for ages 13 and up.


AUG 19 2017

Firsthand Experience: Reviving Two Dimensions

9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Reservations required. Participate in mixed-media sculpture workshop inspired by “Revival.” Designed for ages 13 and up.


Free Community Days

12–5 p.m. No reservations required. The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy free admission to the museum all day!

 


Gallery Talks

12–12:30 p.m. No reservations required. Join us on Wednesdays for short gallery talks to explore highlights from special exhibitions and NMWA’s collection with museum staff.

National Museum of Women in the Arts