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10 am – 12 pm
National Gallery of Art
Go behind the scenes of National Gallery’s East Building for a visit to the Print Study Room. You will have the opportunity to view typographical prints, rare books, and unusual book structures from the permanent collection that are rarely on view. There will be time for a close examination of the works and question and answers.
11 am – 12 pm
National Museum of Women in the Arts
The NMWA collection now comprises more than 1,000 unique books and limited editions in a variety of formats, from scrolls and accordions to codices and sculptures. A selection from this foremost collection will be available for viewing and discussion.
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
View a selection of artists’ books and prints from the vast holdings of the Smithsonian Institution libraries, including from the African Art Museum, the American Art Museum, the American Archives, and the Hirshhorn Museum.