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Inventing Utamaro: A Japanese Masterpiece Rediscovered
April 8, 2017 – July 9, 2017

For the first time in nearly 140 years, Snow at Fukagawa, Moon at Shinagawa, and Cherry Blossoms at Yoshiwara, reunite in Inventing Utamaro.

Sackler Gallery
The Face of Battle, Americans at War, 9/11 to Now
April 7, 2017 – January 28, 2018

The Face of Battle documents the first attempts by artists to assess the human costs of modern war through portraiture. It has been more than 15 years since 9/11 and warfare has become near-normalized into the social and cultural landscape, ongoing yet somehow out of sight, invisible.

Portrait Gallery
Voulkos: The Breakthrough Years
April 7, 2017 – August 20, 2017

This is the first exhibition to focus on the early career of Peter Voulkos, who completely re-invented his medium of proper ceramics technique and form. Aproximately thirty-five examples from this crucial body of early work will be featured.

Renwick Gallery
The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s
April 7, 2017 – August 20, 2017

The Jazz Age explores the significant impact of European influences, the rapid growth of cities, avant-garde artistic movements, new social mores and the role of technology.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection
April 7, 2017 – August 27, 2017

One hundred extraordinary examples of cigarette and vanity cases, compacts, clocks, and other luxury objects will be installed in the Teak Room, including exquisite works from the premier jewelry houses of Europe and America.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I
April 6, 2017 – November 29, 2018

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I.

Postal Museum
Modern Medicine and the Great War
March 31, 2017 – January 2019

World War I provided a testing ground for the application of new medical technologies and procedures, and in some cases accelerated their general acceptance or development. At the same time, wartime medical practice reflected the larger concerns and prejudices of early twentieth century America, as the country coped with ever more complex problems of modern industrial society.

American History Museum
America’s Presidents Temporary Installation
March 24, 2017 – September 4, 2017

While the regular gallery space is being refurbished and updated, America’s Presidents will be temporarily installed in the west gallery on the second floor.

Portrait Gallery
Advertising War
March 17, 2017 – January 2019

Poster imagery presented gives glimpses of the war front, illustrates participation on the home front, reveals the new roles of women, demonstrates new technologies, shows the breadth of military service, and depicts America’s allies and enemies at that time.

American History Museum
Objects of Wonder
March 10, 2017 – Through 2019

Explore the breadth, scope and splendor of the world’s most extensive natural history research collection—more than 145 million artifacts and specimens.

Natural History Museum
June Schwarcz: Invention and Variation
March 10, 2017 – August 20, 2017

The exhibition will be the first retrospective spanning of the artist's entire career including works never seen before in public from her personal collection. June Schwarcz was the foremost enamelist in the country and known for her innovatatively designed vessels.

Renwick Gallery

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