On view through September 7, 2020 at The Hirshhorn
Showcased in the museum’s second floor this is the largest painting installation to date by the abstract artist Pat Steir. The color wheel will span 30 different pieces and visitors can explore the spectrum across the gallery. This definitely sounds like an intriguing piece of art!
On view through August 2020 at the National Portrait Gallery
Needless to say, there are a lot of faces to be seen at the National Portrait Gallery -- more than 23,000 in all. And this Smithsonian museum is adding to its collection all the time. This fall, new subjects will include actors Morgan Freeman, Audrey Hepburn, and Andy Garcia, composer Philip Glass, and civil rights activist and journalist Ruben Salazar.
On view through November 2020 at the Freer-Sackler Gallery
While Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai is mainly known for his unforgettable and iconic “Great Wave Off the Coast of Kanagawa,” he composed thousands of pieces over his nearly 90-year life. This exhibit showcases a wide range of Hokusai’s works including manga -- his often humorous renderings of everyday Japanese life.