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- NOW at the Corcoran
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- David Levinthal: War Games
- NOW at the Corcoran – Ellen Harvey: The Alien’s Guide to the Ruins of Washington, D.C.
- WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath
- American Bronzes from the Corcoran Gallery of Art
- How Is the World? Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Photography
- NEXT at the Corcoran 2013
- Shooting Stars: Publicity Stills from Early Hollywood and Portraits by Andy Warhol
- Annual Print Department Exhibition
- Ill Street Blues
- Pump Me Up: D.C. Subculture of the 1980s
- From the Collection: Victor Burgin
- Bezalel on Tour
- Taryn Simon: A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters I-XVIII
- NOW at the Corcoran – Enoc Perez: Utopia
- Ivan Sigal: White Road
- On the Campaign Trail
- James Bridle: A Quiet Disposition
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- About the Corcoran
Corcoran Uncorked is back!
Every Third Wednesday
5 p.m.–9 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)
Corcoran Uncorked is back! Beginning in November, join us on the third Wednesday of every month for a new and different kind of Corcoran experience. Each month brings with it a different themed evening and will include creative art making activities, playful and enlightening gallery talks, tours & games, lively music, a cash bar, and much more. Admission to Corcoran Uncorked is $12, and pre-registration is recommended. Members receive free entry and special offers every month.
A ticket to Corcoran Uncorked does not always guarantee admission to special programs in the auditorium with limited seating. Tickets for limited-capacity programs will be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
Wednesday, November 20
On this evening of design, hear interior designers & architects discuss their bird-inspired fashion designs on view in the exhibition Cosmo Couture; try your hand at fashion illustration, and discover some of the most fashionable pieces in the Corcoran’s collection. Don’t forget to grab a featured drink and test your structural design skills with all-you-can-build Jenga in Muse Café!
Wednesday, December 18
Join us for a night of holiday crafts, cocktails, cookies, and cheer! Make festive ornaments, snowflakes, and handmade greeting cards; learn the secrets behind the perfectly wrapped gift; and sing-along to holiday tunes throughout the night. Make sure to wear your finest ugly holiday sweater for special complimentary tastings provided by Muse!
New Year’s Resolutions
Wednesday, January 15
Don’t just let your resolutions fall by the wayside–complete them all in one lively night instead! Learn a language in front of select European masterpieces; take an art class; travel to exciting places around the world featured in the Corcoran’s collection; and don’t miss your chance to finally get in shape through CrossFit challenges, yoga poses, and ice skating as part of the NOW exhibition, Mia Feuer: An Unkindness. Wine tastings throughout the night provided by Muse.
Wednesday, February 19
Join us for a night of suspense, Hollywood glamour, and Alfred Hitchcock classics! Watch Hitchcock’s spine-tingling masterpieces The Birds and Rear Window on the Corcoran’s big screen; try your hand at screen printing and create your own vintage movie poster; tour the exhibition, Alex Prager: Face in the Crowd and learn how the glamorous Hollywood heroines of classic 50s & 60s cinema influenced her work. Compete against other film buffs in a round of movie trivia, and enjoy popcorn tastings throughout the night at Muse Café.
I ♥ Spring Break
Wednesday, March 19
Spring Break is here! Get a tattoo you won’t regret at a henna tattoo-design workshop; hear about artists who bent the rules & broke from tradition on our “Bad Decisions Tour;” gaze at the beautiful beaches found in the Corcoran’s collection; learn a bookbinding technique & create your very own scrapbook or journal for capturing your spring break memories. Show off your best moves at a dance contest, and don’t miss beer & shot tastings throughout the night provided by Muse!
Best & Brightest
Wednesday, April 16
This evening is all about what’s new, up-and-coming, and innovative! Take a tour through the gallery’s most recent acquisitions; check-out a 3D printing demo; and hear Corcoran graduating seniors give dynamic, five-minute presentations on their work on view in the exhibition, NEXT at the Corcoran. Hear live music performed by three local bands on the rise, and enjoy innovative cocktails all evening long prepared by Muse.