Energetic text reading "Respect Her Crank: Sounds of Blackness” "Creating"

Black music is always created in community. Join ARTLAB every fourth Tuesday and Thursday of the month, from February–June, 2021, for workshops led by surprise guest instructors from Washington, D.C.’s creative community. Surprise guest instructors to be announced on social media. Follow us at @artlabplus 

Register for a surprise workshop, or several, today. No prior experience is needed.


There are no upcoming events at this time.


This project received support from the Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative.

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Share your best Hirshhorn memories with #Hirshhorn. Our Museum reopens Aug. 20. Let’s reunite and make more.