Annual Symposium Honors Contributions of Albert H. Small

November 25, 2015

Event celebrates historic Washingtoniana Collection, the opening of two new exhibitions and Mr. Small’s 90th birthday.

Some of the more than 1,000 art school aspirants who attended Saturday's National Portfolio Day at GW have their work critiqued.

National Portfolio Day

November 23, 2015

More than 1,000 hopeful college art majors attend event at George Washington University.

Rare Gifts Elevate

Rare Gifts Elevate the GW Museum and The Textile Museum’s Collection

November 16, 2015

Museum receives Central Asian and Chinese minority textiles and fabrics from the 20th century.


How To Shoot The Pinhole Images in Brady Art Gallery’s ‘Absence/Presence’

November 11, 2015

Co-curator and photographer Nancy Breslin, RES ’87, discusses exhibition and demos her pinhole camera.

Bruce P. Baganz

Museum Leader Honored

November 09, 2015

Bruce P. Baganz, president of the Board of Trustees of The Textile Museum, receives the George Hewitt Myers Award.

The "Dance of Death" woodcut from 1493, attributed to Michael Wolgemut, suggests that

Delight of the Living Dead

October 28, 2015

GW expert on monster theory says the fiends that bewitch us can provide commentary on the way we live.

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A Haunting Presence in Empty Spaces

October 26, 2015

The Luther W. Brady Art Gallery’s latest photography exhibition will creep you out in time for Halloween.

Mavis Staples and Joan Osborne Bring Soul to Campus

Mavis Staples and Joan Osborne Bring Soul to Campus

October 23, 2015

In an interview before Saturday’s show at Lisner, Ms. Osborne discusses working with a legend.

Ben Vinson

Globalization of Higher Education Highlights GWtalks Events in Hong Kong, Beijing

October 19, 2015

Columbian College Dean Ben Vinson III the latest university leader to participate in discussion series.

Thomas Mallon Looks at the Reagan Years

Thomas Mallon Looks at the Reagan Years

October 17, 2015

The professor’s ninth novel, “Finale,” pulls back the curtain on one of history’s most enigmatic presidents.

Daniel Warwick

GW Student on Reviving the Abandoned Dupont Underground Station

September 30, 2015

Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner Daniel Warwick is a part of the team that plans to transform the former trolley station.


The Milk Carton Kids Take on Lisner Auditorium

September 10, 2015

Folk duo talks about the live sound they tried to capture on their new album, “Monterey.”

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George Washington 2016?

August 20, 2015

Not quite, but university namesake is centerpiece of campaign to promote civic responsibility.

Professor's Gate

Daniel E. Martínez Named Director of the GW Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute

July 13, 2015

Mexican American Scholar to Serve in Post During Institute’s Inaugural Year.


Virginia Campus Exhibition Honors Loudoun County Painter

July 13, 2015

Retrospective showcases the work of the late artist and alumna Sherry Zvares Sanabria.