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2016


“Performing Indonesia” Celebrates the Music, Dance, Theater and Fashion of the Island Nation Sept. 10–Nov. 19

Three-month Festival To Showcase the Many Manifestations of Culture in Indonesia

2016-08-25 | Press Release

International Screen Star Kara Wai To Headline 2016 Made in Hong Kong Film Festival

Freer and Sackler Galleries’ 21st Annual Film Festival To Include World Premiere and 3-D Screenings

2016-07-18 | Press Release

2015


Freer Gallery’s Final Weekend Open Before Renovation Marked by Special Event Jan. 2–3, 2016

Exhibitions With Artistic Connections to Sackler Gallery Featured

2015-11-19 | Press Release

Smithsonian's Museums of Asian Art Celebrate Japanese Arts and Culture for the 2015 Cherry Blossom Festival

Highlights Include Free Daylong Event March 28, New Commemorative Book and Japanese Art Exhibitions

2015-02-18 | Press Release | Images

Free Winter and Spring Concerts at the Freer and Sackler Galleries

Feature Music from Japan, Korea, China, Iran and India

2015-02-04 | Press Release

2014


Smithsonian Icon Will Be ‘Yarnbombed’ with 6 Miles of Red Yarn

One of the Smithsonian’s most iconic and photographed scenes will be blanketed with bright red yarn early in the morning of Friday, Aug. 29

2014-08-28 | Press Release | Images

Sackler Gallery Welcomes “An American in London: Whistler and the Thames” with Sneak Preview Open House May 2

Other Free Public Programs Include Film Series, Curator Tours and ImaginAsia “London Nights” Family Workshop

2014-04-08 | Press Release

Smithsonian’s Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate Japanese Arts and Culture

Special Events and Exhibitions Commemorate the 2014 National Cherry Blossom Festival from March 20 to April 13

2014-02-26 | Press Release

2013


Special Events Mark Final Weeks of Smithsonian’s “Yoga: The Art of Transformation”

Sackler Gallery Hosts Medical Yoga Symposium and Closing Weekend Celebration

2013-12-16 | Press Release | Images

Smithsonian’s Freer and Sackler Galleries Host Major Indonesian Music Festival

Free Public Festival Features Music, Dance, Film, Workshops

2013-10-24 | Press Release

Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Thomas to Chair Smithsonian Gala in Honor of First Exhibition on the Art of Yoga

“Yoga: The Art of Transformation” Opens Oct. 19 at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington, D.C.

2013-06-14 | Press Release

Smithsonian’s Freer and Sackler Galleries Celebrate the Arts of Japan

Special Events Commemorate the 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival

2013-04-13 | Press Release

2012


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We are excited to reopen the Freer on October 7, 2017, following a renovation to allow us to better present our art and serve our visitors.
The Sackler remains open, with a full lineup of exhibitions and events both in the museum and around DC.