Tan France

Tan France from ‘Queer Eye’ Sells out Lisner

April 04, 2019

The Netflix show star was keynote speaker for a GW combined celebration of heritage of South Asians, Asian Pacific Islanders.

Interdisciplinary artist Althea Rao performs "Pillar of Salt" during GW's first Arts Walk.

In Photos: GW Celebrates the Arts on Campus

April 03, 2019

Campus arts venues took center stage in first-ever Art Walk.

Leslie Jacobson

Theater Legend Leslie Jacobson Celebrated at Retirement Soiree

April 01, 2019

Colleagues, current and former students, area theater supporters gave the director-producer-writer who has taught at GW for 42 years one more standing ovation.

A visitor to the GW University Museum and The Textile Museum views Norman Rockwell's "Four Freedoms" paintings. (Harrison Jones/

‘Four Freedoms’ Exhibition Brings Norman Rockwell’s Iconic Paintings to GW

February 19, 2019

Exhibit at the GW Museum and The Textile Museum also includes civil rights works “The Problem We All Live With” and “Murder in Mississippi.”

South Africa Project 2019

Africans: Where Are We Going?

February 04, 2019

This year’s Bokamoso youth residency at GW attempts to make sense of South African society 25 years after the end of Apartheid.

Chinese New Year 2019

GW Celebrates the Year of the Pig

February 01, 2019

Event honors the Lunar New Year with traditional song and dance.

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Guerilla Projection Artist Brings ‘OPEN’ Dialogue to the Corcoran

January 31, 2019

Installation by Robin Bell is a prelude to the Corcoran’s upcoming retrospective on censored Robert Mapplethorpe exhibition.

Ron Chernow Event Promotion

GW Announces Presidential Distinguished Event Series

January 28, 2019

Ron Chernow, the award-winning historian whose book inspired the Broadway play “Hamilton,” will visit the university to kick off the series.

Charming felted ornaments are among the gifts on offer at the George Washington University Museum and the Textile Museum.

Last Minute Holiday Gifts in Foggy Bottom

December 07, 2018

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum has a collection of gift options for every budget.

A student hands over work for evaluation. (William Atkins/GW Today)

High School Students Get Art School Application Advice at National Portfolio Day

November 19, 2018

Students showed their work to representatives from over 50 colleges of art and design.

Pieces from the museum collection are laid out for digital photography at the Avenir Center.

Museum Grant Will Make Textiles Available Globally via Digital Database

October 29, 2018

The $250,000 award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services creates funding for high-resolution photography and digital data collection of some 5,200 objects.

A guest at the Corcoran Masquerade Ball.

In Photos: Corcoran Masquerade Ball 2018

October 24, 2018

Students and community members celebrated Halloween in fun, elegant and eerie style.

Cotsen gift signing ceremony

Cotsen Textile Collections Find New Home at the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum

October 11, 2018

The university received two collections and an endowment totaling $18.4 million.

image of the Fall Dance Concert

GW Today’s Fall Guide to the Arts

September 12, 2018

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anatolian kilim textile art

‘A Nomad’s Art’ Showcases Beauty and Necessity

September 04, 2018

Kilims, the subject of a new exhibition at the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, were essential to Anatolian nomadic life.