Corcoran Uncorked: Best & Brightest

April 16, 2014 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm

This evening is all about what’s new, up-and-coming, and innovative! Take a tour through the gallery’s spring exhibitions—Jennifer Steinkamp and Jimmy Johnson: Loop, Sol Lewitt’s Wall Drawing #65, and Rineke Dijkstra: The Krazyhouse—and see performance art from students exhibiting in the annual NEXT at the Corcoran exhibition, on view through May 18. Hear live music performed by three local bands on the rise, and enjoy innovative cocktails all evening long prepared by Muse.

Online registration is closed, but tickets will be available for purchase beginning at 5 p.m. at the admissions desk.

DJ & Live Music:
DJ Chris Burns (5:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Furniteur (7 p.m.)
Pleasure Curses (8 p.m.)

NEXT Performance Art:
Sarah Gettman, right here. be here now (5 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.)
Nicholas Turpie, Connections (6:30 p.m.)
Lorenzo Cardim, That Which Is Seen and That Which Is Unseen (slave of desire) (8:30 p.m.)

Program Category: 
Uncorked
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LOCATION
The Corcoran Gallery of Art is located at 500 Seventeenth Street NW
The main entrance is located on Seventeenth Street between New York Avenue and E Street NW.

PARKING
Metered street parking is available in the area, but limited. Meter payment required Monday–Saturday 7 a.m.–10 p.m. Time limits apply. Please read meter signage carefully. Parking is free on Sundays and holidays.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
Rail
The Corcoran is just a few blocks away from two convenient Metro rail stations: Farragut West- on the Orange/Blue lines (take the 17th street exit) and Farragut North-on the Red line (take the K Street exit). From either station, walk south on Seventeenth Street to the Corcoran.
Bus
The Corcoran is also accessible by Metro bus numbers: 11Y, 32, 36, 42, G8, P17, P19, W13