The Agenda News January, 2022
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The Portrait Gallery is exhibiting Block by Block: Naming Washington thru January 16, 2023. The exhibition features a selection of the people whom Washington city planners deemed important enough to have streets and spaces named after them, including Farragut, Howard, Barton, Al Gore and Malcolm X. Visithttp://npg.si.edu
The Portrait Gallery is exhibiting Warranted to Give Satisfaction: Daguerreotypes by Jeremiah Gurney thru February 6, 2022. Jeremiah Gurney (1812–1895) established one of New York City’s first daguerreotype studios in 1840, and his works were considered “nearer to absolute perfection” than those of other daguerreotypists.
The Hirshhorn Gallery exterior has been "wrapped in a curtain” by renowned Swiss artist Nicolas Party. The wrap will remain in place thru Spring of 2022 while the building’s envelope undergoes critical repairs.
The Hirshhorn is exhibiting Abigail Deville: Light of Freedom - a 13-foot-tall artwork placed within the Museum’s outdoor Sculpture Garden - thru April 17, 2022. The mixed-media installation "responds to the Black Lives Matter movement within the larger context of America’s long relationship to the idea of liberty itself." Visit https://hirshhorn.si.edu/exhibitions/abigail-deville-light-of-freedom/
The Hirshhorn is presenting artwork by multimedia artist, performer, musician and writer Laurie Anderson, thru July 31, 2022. Laurie Anderson: The Weather has debuted more than 10 new artworks, plus select key works from throughout her career. Visithttps://hirshhorn.si.edu/exhibitions/laurie-anderson-the-weather/
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