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Visitors please note: On Saturday, October 18 portions of the National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum, as well as the Kogod Courtyard, will close early.

The Courtyard Café will close at 2:30 p.m. the Great Hall and Luce Foundation Center will close at 4 p.m. and the Kogod Courtyard will close at 5:30 p.m.

Also at the Gallery:

Out of Many, ONE

October 4 through October 30, 2014
National Mall

A grand landscape portrait from Cuban American urban artist Jorge Rodríguez- Gerada will be temporarily on the National Mall beginning October 4.

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portraitMeet the Artist:
María Martínez-Cañas

Saturday, October 18, 2014
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Meet in front of her portraits in “Staging the Self” - first floor

María Martínez-Cañas’s portrait series, Duplicity as Identity, reflects the desires, fears and prohibitions that permeate everyday life.

book jacketMeet the Author: Christopher Webber

Saturday, October 18, 2014
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Meet at the portrait of Webster in “American Origins”

Christopher Webber presents his new book Give Me Liberty: Speakers and Speeches That Have Shaped America.

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