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Bountiful Waters: Aquatic Life in Japanese Art Bountiful Waters: Aquatic Life in Japanese Art
March 8, 2014 – September 14, 2014

Prints, paintings, illustrated books, and ceramics depict Japanese appreciation for the beauty and variety of fish and other species.

Freer Gallery
Chinese Ceramics for Tea in Japan Chinese Ceramics for Tea in Japan
March 8, 2014 – September 14, 2014

See bowls, small jars, and other ceramics used as tea utensils in 16th-century Japan.

Freer Gallery
The Nile and Ancient Egypt The Nile and Ancient Egypt
December 7, 2013 – Indefinitely

Exceptional artifacts evoke the power and enduring fascination with the Nile River.

Freer Gallery
Off the Beaten Path: Early Works by James McNeill Whistler Off the Beaten Path: Early Works by James McNeill Whistler
September 28, 2013 – September 28, 2014

See how Whistler's trip to the countryside of the Rhineland was instrumental in forming his mature artistic style and choice of subject matter.

Freer Gallery
Sylvan Sounds: Freer, Dewing, and Japan Sylvan Sounds: Freer, Dewing, and Japan
May 18, 2013 – March 22, 2015

Landscapes by Thomas Dewing are juxtaposed with Japanese works that Freer acquired in the late 1890s to illuminate the connection between Freer's taste for Japanese art and his affection for American tonalist paintings.

Freer Gallery
Promise of Paradise: Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture Promise of Paradise: Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture
December 1, 2012 – Indefinitely

Learn about early Buddhist sculptures in China during the Tang dynasty through 28 objects that are on view.

Freer Gallery
Silk Road Luxuries from China Silk Road Luxuries from China
November 5, 2011 – Indefinitely

View exceptional examples of tableware and other functional objects crafted by Chinese artisans, who were influenced by new techniques and materials used in foreign luxury goods that were traded along the Silk Road. 

Freer Gallery
Cranes and Clouds: The Korean Art of Ceramic Inlay Cranes and Clouds: The Korean Art of Ceramic Inlay
November 5, 2011 – Indefinitely

See how the distinctive Korean ceramic decoration technique -- sanggam -- that made stamped or carved motifs appear to float within a limpid green glaze evolved.

Freer Gallery
Chinese Ceramics: 10th-13th Century Chinese Ceramics: 10th-13th Century
November 5, 2011 – Indefinitely

Chinese ceramics highlight glazes and the skills of Song dynasty artisans.

Freer Gallery
The Peacock Room Comes to America The Peacock Room Comes to America
April 9, 2011 – December 2015 (TBA)

Restored to its appearance in 1908, the Peacock Room's special exhibition highlights "points of contacts" between American and Asian art.

Freer Gallery
Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes
November 20, 2010 – Indefinitely

More than 100 of the Freer's jades and bronzes—among the greatest treasures of Chinese art outside China—are on view.

Freer Gallery
Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact
February 23, 2008 – Indefinitely

Some 23 oil paintings represent a choice selection of the more than 1,300 paintings, prints, and drawings by Whistler from the gallery's collection.

Freer Gallery
Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas
October 16, 2004 – Indefinitely

This exhibition showcases the extraordinary range of South Asian and Himalayan art.

Freer Gallery
The Religious Art of Japan The Religious Art of Japan
December 21, 2002 – Indefinitely

Important works from the Freer's collection of Japanese religious art are exhibited.

Freer Gallery
Arts of the Islamic World Arts of the Islamic World
May 3, 1998 – Indefinitely

The works on view here represent the three principal media for artistic expression in the Islamic world: architecture, the arts of the book, and the arts of the object.

Freer Gallery
Japanese Screens Japanese Screens
May 9, 1993 – Indefinitely

View a selection of Japanese screens from the nearly 200 screens held by the Freer Gallery.

Freer Gallery

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