Washington D.C. Attractions: National Gallery of Art/East Building
National Gallery of Art/East Building
I.M. Pei-designed museum holds modern and contemporary American and European paintings, sculpture and prints by Matisse, Stella, Warhol, Kelly, Pollock, Picasso, Motherwell, et al.
Albrecht Durer: Master Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints from the Albertina, Viennese museum’s collection by the German great through June 9. Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes, 1909-1929: When Art Danced with Music, Russian dance company’s work paired with other creative mediums through Sept. 2. Ellsworth Kelly: Colored Paper Images, prints straying from artist’s usual techniques using pools of color and irregular lines through Dec. 1.
Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Gift shop and cafes.