Image of a gallery with works of art on the walls and a sculpture in the foreground.
Photo by Lee Stalsworth

NMWA presents diverse temporary exhibitions as well as a collection of 4,500 artworks by more than 1,000 women artists.

Our collection includes acclaimed works by exceptional historical artists such as Mary Cassatt, Lavinia Fontana, Clara Peeters, and Élisabeth Louise Vigée-Lebrun as well as modern and contemporary artists such as Magdalena Abakanowicz, Chakaia Booker, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, and Joana Vasconcelos.

National Museum of Women in the Arts