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American Arts Alliance
 
1156 15th St, NW
 
Suite 820
 
Washington   DC   20005    
  Phone   202 387-8300
 
Web Site  http://www.americanartsalliance.org/
 
Description  NEA advocacy group
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:    5/13/2004
 

  DC

  Washington

  Americans for the Arts

  1000 Vermont Ave NW

  6th Floor

  Washington  DC  20005    

  Phone   202 371-2830

  Web Site  http://www.artsusa.org/

  Description  organization to promote the arts, predominant membership is local arts councils

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:       10/5/2005

Art In Embassies Program
US Department of State
Room B-258
Washington DC 20520
Phone 202 647-5723
Fax 202 647-4080
Web Site http://www.state.gov/www/about_state/e-art/
Description provides works by US artists to embassies around the world
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Arts

DC
Washington
Art Museum of the Americas, OAS
201 18th Street NW
Mail:1889 F St NW
Washington DC 20006
Phone 202 458-6016
Fax 202 458-6021
Web Site http://www.oas.org/
E-mail mailto:gsvitil@oas.org
Description permanent collection of art from 1900-present, temporary exhibits of art from all the Americas
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

  DC

  Washington

  Arthur M Sackler Gallery

  1050 Independence Avenue SW

  MAIL PO Box 37012, MRC707

  Washington  DC   20013    

  Phone   202 633-4880

  Alt Phone   202 357-2700

  Web Site  http://www.si.edu/activity/planvis/museums/i-sga.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.asia.si.edu/

  Description  Asian & Near East  arts, underground connection to Freer Gallery

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity Asian

  Research  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Smithsonian

  New or Updated:  2/28/2006

DC
Washington
Corcoran Gallery of Art
17th St & New York Avenue NW
Washington DC 20006
Phone 202-639-1700
Web Site www.corcoran.org/
Description extensive collections of American art from the beginning to now
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

DC
Washington
Commission of Arts and Humanities
410 8th Street NW, 5th floor
Washington DC 20004
Phone 202 724-5613
Web Site http://dcarts.dc.gov/main.shtm
Description official arts organization, art in public places & arts in education, other arts programs, grants
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Arts
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

Dimock Gallery
730 21st Street NW
George Washington U
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site
http://www.gwu.edu/~dimock/
Description
rotating exhibits in lower lobby of Lisner Auditorium, university related shows
Type of Resource
Gallery
Primary Focus:
Arts

DC
Washington
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
1703 32nd Street NW
Washington DC 20007
Phone 202 339-6401
Web Site www.doaks.org/
Description research collections on Byzantine art, landscape architecture and Pre-Columbian art, with museum collections of the same
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Research or Reading Library

Federal Reserve Board Art Gallery
2001 C Street
Washington DC 20551
Phone 202 452-3886
Web Site ****
Description American & European art, 19th & 20th century
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Nature of Group or Site Government

DC
Washington
Fondo del Sol Visual Arts & Media Center
2112 R Street NW
Washington DC 20008
Phone 202 265-9235
Alt Phone  202 483-2777
Web Site http://www.dkmuseums.com/fondo.html
Description art of the Americas, bilingual, contemporary artists and craftspeople, permanent collection of pre-Columbian art, Santos wooden saints
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Group Identity Latin American

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW
Washington DC 20560
Phone 202 357-2700
Alt Phone  202 357-1300
Web Site www.si.edu/asia
Description Asian art and James McNeill Whistler collection
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Group Identity Asian

DC
Washington
Georgetown University Art Collection
Joseph Lauinger Memorial Library Special Collections
3700 O Street NW
Washington DC 20507
Phone 202 687-1469
Web Site http://www.library.georgetown.edu/dept/speccoll/
E-mail mailto:llw@georgetown.edu
Description library special collection section displays some of its collection in a gallery
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts
Research or Reading Library

 

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