Tag Archives: National Gallery of Art

Stations of the Cross D.C. 2017


As I visited the Stations of the Cross D.C. 2017 exhibit, I kept returning to the question, “Who is this for?” Initially, this question was mostly logistical, as I tried to visit not just museums and outdoor installations, but also … Continue reading

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Museum Madness


Happy March Madness! It’s true, I barely know what that is. But the DC chapter of Emerging Museum Professionals created an alternative, Museum Madness, which involves visiting eight museum exhibits, filling out a bracket, and voting on our favorites. My … Continue reading

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Siteseeing: Visiting Museum Exhibits Online


A dear friend of mine is the new mother of an adorable baby boy. Now that she has lots of time at home, she asked that I write a blog post about online museum experiences, ways to visit exhibits from … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossom Festival


We are experiencing the end of the time of year that Washington, DC loves to hate: when tourists stand on the left of escalators and pollen saturates the air. But do we really hate the Cherry Blossom Festival? Can we … Continue reading

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Washington Post’s Free and Easy 2/27-3/4


Happy Leap Week! This week’s recommended free events include a movie screening at the National Portrait Gallery on Wednesday 2/29, stargazing at the National Air and Space Museum on Saturday 3/3, and a piano concert at the National Gallery of … Continue reading

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Washington Posts’s Free and Easy 2/6-12


The Going Out Gurus recommend three free museum events this week: a film about Picasso at the National Gallery of Art on Wednesday 2/8, a Charlie Chaplin film in the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Kogod Courtyard on Thursday 2/9, and … Continue reading

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