Washi Transformed
New Expressions in Japanese Paper

Washi Transformed

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Making Your Mark
Prints and Drawings from the Hechinger Collection

Making Your Mark

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Fire and Earth
Early Chinese Pottery

Fire and Earth

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Statement of Support
Together, we must commit to fight against racism. 

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Our Services

Traveling Exhibition Service

Organizes traveling exhibitions in all disciplines, styles, and media that are designed for both large and small museums and other cultural institutions in the United States and abroad. Learn More +

Cultural Exchange Programs

Provides J-1 visa assistance and exchange opportunities for students, professionals, artists, and researchers from abroad participating in programs across the United States. Learn More +

IA&A at Hillyer

Contemporary art center in Washington, DC dedicated to supporting underrepresented artists and serving the public with engaging exhibitions and programming. Learn More +

EXHIBITIONS ON VIEW

MANY VISIONS, MANY VERSIONS: ART FROM INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES IN INDIA
June 6 – August 30, 2020
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, WI

THE ART OF SEATING: TWO HUNDRED YEARS OF AMERICAN DESIGN
July 1 – September 27, 2020
Texas A&M University Art Galleries in College Station, TX

UBUHLE WOMEN: BEADWORK AND THE ART OF INDEPENDENCE
August 8, 2020 - October 18, 2020
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts in Montgomery, AL

Hechinger Collection

The Hechinger Collection features nearly 400 works of art donated to IA&A by hardware-industry pioneer John Hechinger, Sr. in 2003. The collection’s contemporary prints, drawings, paintings, and sculptures incorporate tools and hardware, celebrating an overlooked subject through pun, wit, and wonder.

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From presentations of underrepresented artists to creating opportunities for the next generation of arts professionals, IA&A relies on the generosity of our supporters to help us foster cross-cultural understanding and access to the arts.