Confucius Institute 2018 Celebration of the Lunar New Year

February 21, 2018

The GW Confucius Institute, the Sigur Center for Asian Studies, the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, the Multicultural Student Services Center and the International Ser

Lori Kartchner, far left, welcomes guests to Textiles 101.

Threads of Knowledge

February 16, 2018
Lori Kartchner, M.A.T. ’13, developed Textiles 101, the all-ages learning space at the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum.
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#GWMusicMonday: A Very GW Valentine

February 12, 2018
Break out the roses and chocolate (just for yourself, if need be) as GW community members suggest some favorite romantic tunes.
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GW Museum and Textile Museum Relaunches Textile Museum Journal

January 22, 2018
Annual scholarly journal, on hiatus since 2004, is back in circulation in digital form.

‘Whose Streets’ Documents Activism in Ferguson

January 19, 2018
Documentary film on the aftermath of the shooting death of Michael Brown by a police officer in the Missouri town is screened and discussed at SMPA.
Joseph Kunkel. (Photo: Corcoran School of the Arts and Design)

Architect Discusses How to Build ‘with,’ not ‘for,’ Disadvantaged Communities

December 11, 2017
William Wilson Corcoran Visiting Professor Joseph Kunkel demonstrates goals and methods at cross-cultural collaboration symposium.

‘Tis the Season at the Museum Gift Shop

December 11, 2017
Looking for a quick holiday gift? Stop by the museum for everything from jewelry to home goods.

Luther W. Brady Art Gallery Celebrates 15-Year History in ‘Drawn From’

December 04, 2017
In honor of the show, friends and staff of the Brady Art Gallery look back at their favorite exhibitions.

Alec Baldwin: ‘We Can’t Be Mean Enough’ to Mr. Trump on SNL

November 15, 2017
The SNL impersonator and his writing partner Kurt Andersen came to GW to promote their new book, a parody memoir written in President Donald Trump’s voice.

Historical Society’s ‘For The Record’ Exhibit Documents D.C. Neighborhoods at GW Museum

November 13, 2017
Images from the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.’s, annual juried competition show Washington through the eyes of local artists.

Fall Reading List

November 06, 2017
Here’s what the GW community has been reading so far this semester.

Interview: King Crimson Continues Reign at Lisner Saturday and Sunday

October 25, 2017
Lead singer Jakko Jakszyk discusses his role in the legendary band, the upcoming tour and the Heroes EP.
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Albert H. Small Symposium Showcases Student Research

October 23, 2017
GW students highlight the ways they use the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection in their research to gain a better understanding of history.

Artists Think Outside the Box in New Museum Exhibition

October 16, 2017
“The Box Project” challenged artists to create 3-D works that fit inside small boxes.

‘Scraps:’ New, Sustainable Approaches to Fashion

September 11, 2017
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum’s latest exhibition showcases ways to reduce waste in the textile industry.