Urgent Museum Notice

Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes

View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Gallery Reboot: Collection Galleries Closed December 17–28

Posted: December 16, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
From Monday, December 17, through Friday, December 28, NMWA’s third-floor galleries will be closed to the public for a major reinstallation of art from the collection.
Large vertical painting in minimalist style features thinned pigments poured in translucent layers onto the unsized canvas. The abstract composition is dominated by a central ambiguous form in vibrant yellow-orange and peach, flanked by amorphous swaths of pale pink and a dark gray.

Motifs in Memories: Symbols in Hung Liu’s Art

Posted: July 6, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Women House: Beginnings

Posted: May 27, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
Questions about a woman’s “place” resonate in our culture, and conventional ideas about the house as a feminine space persist. Global artists in Women House recast conventional ideas about the home through...

Women House: Femme Maisons

Posted: May 17, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes

Women House: A Doll’s House

Posted: May 14, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
Arrangement of nine felt structures in multiple colors and a variety of shapes sitting on a white table

Women House: Desperate Housewives

Posted: April 26, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes

Nameless but Not Forgotten: Hung Liu’s Portraits

Posted: February 15, 2018
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Artist Spotlight: Chakaia Booker

Posted: December 31, 2017
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Artist Spotlight: Mildred Thompson

Posted: December 5, 2017
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Hung Liu: Restoring Memory

Posted: November 10, 2017
Category: Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Forbes
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.