Not far from our Kingstowne apartments lives a “leading voice for contemporary art and culture.” We are talking about the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, one of the country’s most visited modern art museums. It includes one of the world’s most important collections of postwar and European art. If you would like to explore this art museum near Kingstowne, check out their virtual offerings. These exhibits are just a fraction of what you can discover:
In the Beginning: Media Art & History
A thematic online exhibit, In the Beginning, highlights how sound, video, and performing artists use the latest technology to imagine history. Evolving over three chapters, the artists explore both the past and present. Each chapter includes a special program with a featured artist. This exhibit leaves visitors to ponder questions about art, technology, and history.
Lee Ufan: Open Dimension
Splitting his time between Japan and France, Lee Ufan is a renowned sculptor, painter, writer, and poet. Open Dimension features ten new sculptures from his recurring Relatum series. This is his largest ever outdoor sculpture project in the United States. Also, each piece is a response to the architecture of the museum itself. The sculptures reflect his vision of art as an open and engaging experience.
Enrico David: Gradations of Slow Release
Recognized as one of today’s most original working artists, Enrico David works in an array of mediums. Gradations of Slow Release is his largest United States museum exhibition to date. This exhibit features twenty years of his work. A painter and sculptor, David is also renowned for his installations and works on paper. The exhibit showcases his “breadth and versatility.”
As you enjoy your virtual tour of this art museum near Kingstowne, enjoy some of the best Italian cuisine that Kingstowne has to offer. When you’re ready to call The Elms at Kingstowne home, please contact us. We’ll arrange a tour so you can see everything that our apartments in Kingstowne, VA, have to offer.Back to all posts