The Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition is one of the most prestigious art competitions in the nation! More than 2,500 artists entered in 2016. How do jurors decide which works are the winners? What makes an individual work stand out among the many entries? How did the competition begin? Discover the answers to these questions and more with curator Dorothy Moss. The Outwin 2016: American Portraiture Today, opening today!
Cost: $10 ($5 students with ID, Free for members)
Ticket Update for Curator Conversation (updated January 31, 2017)
- This event is now sold out, and we have closed ticket sales.
- If you have pre-registered for the Curator Conversation, please check in at the Registration Table located outside of Murray Family Event Space by 2:50 pm on Saturday, February 4. Any outstanding, unclaimed tickets will be given to those on the waitlist.
- If you have not registered and would like to be added to the waitlist, please check in at the Registration Table located outside of Murray Family Event Space between 2 and 2:45 pm on Saturday, February 4. We unfortunately cannot guarantee a ticket and are only accepting waitlist names in person on Saturday.
Dorothy Moss. Image courtesy of Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery