Event Calendar: Washington, DC

Whenever you cannot visit Germany in person, rest assured that there are often events in your area that will bring you closer to Germany. Browse our regional calendar below to find out which events are scheduled in the Washington Metropolitan Area.

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German Cultural Events - Washington, DC

Renowned German Artist Markus Lüpertz' First U.S. Museum Survey at Hirshhorn and Phillips Collection

May 24, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017 | Washington, DC
Markus Lüpertz: Diamond--Dithyrambic

Wednesday, May 24 - September 10, 2017 - The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and The Phillips Collection will feature two exhibitions celebrating the work of artist Markus Lüpertz, one of Germany’s most prominent living artists, offering American audiences the first chance to see the full creative evolution of a leading neo-expressionist artist of his generation.

Marlene Dietrich: Dressed for the Image @ Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery

Jun 16, 2017 - Apr 15, 2018 | Washington, DC
Marlene Dietrich in "Seven Sinners" by John Engstead, Gelatin silver print, 1940

Opens Friday, June 16 - The first exhibition to showcase the life and influence of Marlene Dietrich features more than 45 objects, including photographs, correspondence and film clips of the German-born star, who became an American citizen, remains a symbol of anti-Nazism, a fashion icon and an influential figure of the LGBT community.

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German Cultural Events - Washington, DC

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