- The Washington Times - Wednesday, June 9, 2004

GALLERIES

OPENINGS

Gallery West

205 S. Union St., Alexandria. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. 703/549-7359.

• “The Human Spirit.” All member art show. June 10-July 5.

Miller Fine Art

113 S. Columbus St. Alexandria. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. 703/838-0006.

• “A Celebration of Summer.” By artist Anastasia Carson. June 12-July 4.

Hemphill Fine Arts

1027 33rd St. NW. 202/342-5610.

• “Last Measure.” Works by Sally Mann. June 10-July 31.

• “Deep Blooze Series.” Works by Arlene Shechet. June 10-July 31.

Zenith Gallery

413 7th St., NW. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, Noon-7 p.m. Saturday; Noon-5 p.m. Sunday. 202/783-2963.

• “Ready To Wear?” A tribute to the art of clothing. June 11-July 18.

CONTINUING

Addison/Ripley Fine Art

1670 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/338-5180.

• “Invisible Things.” Works by Dan Treado. Through June 19.

Alex Gallery

2106 R St. NW. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/667-2599.

• “New Garden Journals.” Works by Ann Zahn. Through June 30.

Ann Loeb Bronfman Gallery

D.C. Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th St. NW. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday. Closed Saturday. 202/518-9400, Ext. 208.

• “Homeland.” Sculpture by Oled Halahmy. Through June 24.

R.H. Ballard Fine Art Gallery

307 Main St., Washington, Va. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Monday. 540/675-1411.

• Paintings and drawings by Thomas Mullany.

Czech Embassy

3900 Spring of Freedom St. NW. 9-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. 202/274-9105.

• Photography by Jan Sibik.

Embassy of the Slovak Republic

3523 International Court NW. 202/237-1054, Ext. 222 or 240.

• Paintings and collages by Kitty Klaidman. View by appointment only.

Foxhall Gallery

3301 New Mexico Ave. NW. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 202/966-7144.

• “Retrospective ? Recent Works.” Works by Carrita Smith. Through June 28.

Fraser Gallery, Georgetown

1054 31st St. NW. Noon-3 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon-6 p.m. Saturday. 202/298-6450.

• Works by Sandra Ramos. Through June 16.

Gallery A

2106 R St. NW. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 202/667-2599.

• “Recent Works” by painter Consuelo Vallina. Through June 30.

The Glass Gallery

4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 150, Bethesda. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 301/657-3478.

• “Rattle Shakers and Fragments.” Works by Richard Lalonde. Through June 19.

Goethe-Institut Inter Nationes

812 Seventh St. NW. 202/289-1200.

• “Vladracul.” Photo exhibit by Johnny de Brest. Through Aug. 27.

Govinda Gallery

1227 34th St. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. 202/333-1180.

• “Classic Golf.” Photographs by Walter Iooss Jr. Through July 3.

International Visions — The Gallery

2629 Connecticut Ave. NW. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, Saturday. 202/234-5112.

• “Heiroglyphics.” Collages by Jefferson Pinder. Through June 26.

• “Far Corner.” Paintings by Lauren Saxon. Through June 26.

Irvine Contemporary Art

1710 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202/332-8767.

• “New Work.” Works by Raimundo Rubio Huidobro. Through June 29.

Kathleen Ewing Gallery

1609 Connecticut Ave. NW. Noon-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 202/328-0955.

• “Images of Italy.” Works by several artists. Through July 17.

The Loft Gallery

313 Mill St., Occoquan, Va. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. 703/490-1117.

• “The Time Is Now.” Paintings by Karen K. Ching. Through July 4.

Marninart Gallery

406 7th Street NW, 3rd floor. 202/347-3327. 11 a.m.?5 p.m. Wednesday?Saturday.

• “Opposites Attract.” Works by Giuseppe Maraniello. Through Sept. 4.

Marsha Mateyka Gallery

2012 R St. NW. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 202/328-0088.

• “Concentrics.” Works by Craig Dennis, Jae Ko, Kathleen Kucka and Andrea Way. Through July 24.

the Museum of Modern Art.” Through June 20.

• “Samuel Mockbee and the Rural Studio: Community Architecture.” Through Sept. 6.

• “Symphony in Steel: Ironworkers and the Walt Disney Concert Hall.” Through Aug. 22.

• “Tools as Art: The Hechinger Collection — Instruments of Change.” Ongoing.

National Firearms Museum

11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax. 703/267-1600. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily; closed holidays.

• The largest firearms collection in the country includes rare weapons and firearms of famous people.

National Gallery of Art

Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Closed Christmas and New Year’s Day. Metro: Judiciary Square or Archives-Navy Memorial. 202/737-4215.

• “Drawings of Jim Dine.” Through Aug. 1.

• “Courtly Art of the Ancient Maya.” Through July 25.

• “The Cubist Paintings of Diego Rivera: Memory, Politics, Place.” Through July 25.

• “American Masters From Bingham to Eakins: The John Wilmerding Collection.” Through Oct. 10.

• National Gallery Sculpture Garden. Garden of canopy trees, flowering trees, shrubs, ground cover and perennials contains the works of Alexander Archipenko, Joan Miro, Isamu Noguchi and more. Open all year.

National Geographic Society

17th and M streets NW. Metro: Farragut North. Explorers Hall open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. 202/857-7588.

National Guard Memorial Museum

1 Massachusetts Ave. NW. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free. 202/789-0031.

• The nation’s only museum devoted to the National Guard.

National Museum of American History

14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily. 202/357-2700.

• “So Proudly We Hail.” Through Sept. 6.

• “WWII Photographic Perspectives.” Through Sept. 6.

• “The Beatles! Backstage and Behind the Scenes.” Through June 16.

• “Separate Is Not Equal: Brown vs. Board of Education.” Through May 31, 2005.

• “Taking America to Lunch.” Runs indefinitely.

• “America on the Move.” Runs indefinitely.

• “Bon Appetit! Julia Child’s Kitchen at the Smithsonian.” Runs indefinitely.

• “History in the News: Ensuring the Safety of Millions.” Runs indefinitely.

• “Disability Rights Movement.” The pen President George H.W. Bush used to sign Americans With Disabilities Act in 1990, one of first ultralight wheelchairs, other objects examining the history of the movement in America. Running indefinitely.

• “Communities in a Changing Nation: The Promise of 19th-Century America.” Objects and photos depicting 19th-century factory workers in Bridgeport, Conn., Jewish immigrants in Cincinnati and blacks in the South Carolina Low Country region around Charleston. On permanent display.

• “The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden.” Nearly 1,000 objects related to the presidents. Runs indefinitely.

National Museum of African Art

950 Independence Ave. SW. 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily. 202/633-4600

• “Playful Performers.” Through Dec. 12.

National Museum of the American Indian

Heye Center, on the Mall between Third and Fourth streets SW. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 202/287-2020.

• Visitors center with information on design and exhibits for the museum scheduled to open Sept. 21.

National Museum of Civil War Medicine

48 E. Patrick St., Frederick. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. $4.50-$6.50. 301/695-1864.

• Exhibits focusing on all aspects of Civil War medicine: the story of care, healing and devotion during the conflict.

• “The Art of Embalming the Dead During the American Civil War.” New permanent exhibit.

National Museum of Health and Medicine

Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Ave. NW. 202/782-2200. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily.

• “Human Body, Human Being.” Medical artifacts and anatomy displays on the body and illness. Runs indefinitely.

• “To Bind Up the Nation’s Wounds.” Civil War medicine as told through artifacts, photographs, illustrations, tools, specimens and first-person accounts. On permanent display.

National Museum of Natural History

10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. daily through summer; occasional closings at 5:30 p.m. Metro: Federal Triangle. 202/357-2700.

• “Ancient Microworlds.” Through Sept. 15.

• “Baseball as America.” Through Oct. 3.

• “In Stabiano: Exploring the Ancient Seaside Villas of the Roman Elite.” Through Oct. 24.

• “The Kenneth E. Behring Family Hall of Mammals.” On permanent display.

• Samuel Johnson Imax Theater: “Bugs (3-D),” 10:20 a.m., 1:05 p.m. and 4 p.m. daily; “Jane Goodall’s Wild Chimpanzees,” 12:10 p.m. and 3 p.m.; “T-Rex (3-D): Back to the Cretaceous,” 11:15 a.m., 2 p.m., and 5 p.m. daily; “Young Black Stallion,” 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; “Cirque du Soleil (3-D),” 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $5.50-$8.

• Imax Jazz Cafe. 5:30-10 p.m. Friday.

• “El Nino’s Powerful Reach.” Running indefinitely.

National Museum of Women in the Arts

New York Avenue and 13th Street NW. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Metro: Metro Center. $3-$5. Free first Sunday and Wednesday. 202/783-5000.

• “Nordic Cool: Hot Women Designers.” Through Sept. 12.

National Portrait Gallery

Eighth and F streets NW. 202/357-2700.

• Closed for renovations.

Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center

Pennsylvania Avenue NW between Seventh and Ninth streets. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Closed holidays. Metro: Archives-Navy Memorial. 202/737-2300.

• Free screenings of the film “At Sea” at various times during the week.

Navy Museum

Building 76, Washington Navy Yard, Ninth and M streets SE. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Metro: Navy Yard. 202/433-4882.

• Open only by appointment.

• “In Harm’s Way: The U.S. Navy in World War II.” Running indefinitely.

• “Korea 1950-1953: The Navy in the Forgotten War.” Running indefinitely.

The Octagon

The museum of the American Architectural Foundation. 1799 New York Ave. NW. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday except holidays. $5, $3 seniors and students. 202/638-3221.

William Paca House and Garden

186 Prince George St., Annapolis. 410/263-5553. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Monday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Closed holidays. $5 house, $2 garden.

Pope John Paul II Cultural Center

3900 Harewood Road NE. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission free. Donation requested. 202/635-5400.

• “The Mountain of the Lord.” Through Dec. 31.

Sewall-Belmont House

144 Constitution Ave. NE. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday. Closed holidays. 202/546-3989.

• A collection of women’s suffrage memorabilia in an Early American home.

Lillian and Albert Small Jewish Museum

701 Third St. NW. Metro: Judiciary Square. Noon-4 p.m. Sunday-Thursday except major Jewish and federal holidays. 202/789-0900.

• Tours of the first Adas Israel Synagogue.

• “Power Lunches: Milton S. Kronheim Sr.’s Washington.” Running indefinitely.

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Renwick Gallery, 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. 202/357-2700.

• Permanent collection of American crafts.

• “Right at Home: American Studio Furniture.” Through Jan. 17.

Smithsonian Institution

The Castle, Constitution Avenue and 10th Street NW. 202/357-2700.

• “West Wing: A Chronology.” New permanent exhibit.

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway, Chantilly. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

• “Balloonmania.” On permanent display.

• Imax Theater: “Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk,” 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. daily; “Helicopters in Action: Straight Up,” 1:30 p.m. daily; “Shackleton’s Antarctic Adventure,” 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. daily; “NASCAR: The Imax Experience,” 10:30 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. daily; 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. $5.50-$8.

The Textile Museum

2320 S St. NW. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Closed holidays. $5 voluntary donation. 202/667-0441.

• “By Hand in the Electronic Age: Contemporary Tapestry.” Through Sept. 5.

• “Timeless Connections: Exploring Tapestry Weave.” Through Aug. 1.

Tudor Place

1644 31st St. NW. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday except holidays. 202/965-0400.

• Tours of this historic house, which belonged to Martha Washington’s granddaughter, at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and on the hour 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Reservations suggested for individuals, required for groups. $6 for docent-led tours.

USDA Forest Service Information Center

14th Street and Independence Avenue NW. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. 703/205-1680.

• Rustic lodge hosts videos and hands-on displays. On permanent display.

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW (near 15th Street and Independence Avenue SW). 202/488-0400. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Metro: Smithsonian. Certain attractions, such as “Daniel’s Story: Remember the Children,” do not require special passes. Entrance to the museum’s permanent exhibition is by timed entry passes, available at the museum (free) or through ProTix ($4.50 service charge), 800/400-9373.

• “Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race.” Through Sept. 30.

Walters Art Museum

600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. the first Thursday of each month. $5-$8. 410/547-9000.

• “Revolution! Documents From the American War of Independence.” Through July 3.

Woman’s National Democratic Club

At the Historic Whittemore House. 1526 New Hampshire Ave. NW. 202/232-7363.

• Antique furnishings and presidential memorabilia, including rotating art exhibits. Call for tours.

Women in Military Service for America Memorial

Memorial Drive, Arlington. 8 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. Metro: Arlington Cemetery. 703/892-2606.

• “In Defense of a Nation” film runs every 10 minutes.

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