Smithsonian Craft Show
This annual juried show, now in its 35th year, brings together some of the finest work from artisans from across the country, showcasing ceramics, glass, jewelry, leather, furniture, metalwork and more. This year’s special exhibition features the work of Faith Ringgold, recipient of the show’s Visionary Award. Nine of her narrative quilts will be on display. When: Thursday through April 30. Where: National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. smithsoniancraftshow.org Tickets: $17, two-day pass $30.
Faith Ringgold’s “Groovin’ High,” a 1986 story quilt depicting an old-school Harlem dance scene. The fine-art crafts of more than 120 artists, including Ringgold, will be at the Smithsonian Craft Show.