Drawing Memory

Installation March 6 - 17, 2017

Victor Ekpuk, a Nigerian-born, Washington D.C.-based artist, will paint a mural for the new African art galleries between March 6 and 17. His art is inspired by nsibidi, a sacred means of communication among male secret societies in southeastern Nigeria.

 

 


Rotunda Projects:

Lisa Hoke

April 22 - October 27, 2017

Using recycled materials, including plastic cups, cardboard boxes, paper flyers, drink cartons and molded Styrofoam, contemporary artist Lisa Hoke constructs dazzlingly colorful and richly textural abstract installations.

 


100 Gifts for 100 Years:
A Centennial Exhibition

May 13 - August 13, 2017

To mark the Brooks’ 100th anniversary, our dedicated, generous patrons and support groups have gifted the museum more than 100 spectacular works of art. Ranging from ancient coins to contemporary glass, from paintings to quilts, the exhibition will display all of these gifts in glorious profusion.