Press

Press requests for information, images, interview opportunities, and photo/video shoot appointments can be directed to the Marketing & Communications Department.

Emma Filar
efilar@nbm.org
Director, Marketing & Communications
202.272.2448, ext. 3458

Photography is allowed and encouraged in the Great Hall and public spaces of the National Building Museum for non-commercial purposes. Exhibitions are subject to photography restrictions and require a ticket. Additional equipment, like lighting and tripods, must be approved by staff in advance. Please note that the Museum is often the site for special events and may be obstructed with event setup.

News Releases

Portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright, by Vladimir Zabavskiy.

Visitors Wright on the Walls in Frank Lloyd Wright Celebration

Thursday, May 18, 2017

National Building Museum Celebrates Wright’s 150th Birthday with Life-sized Coloring Book Gallery and Day of Learning WASHINGTON, D.C.—This June, the National Building Museum celebrates the 150th birthday of Frank Lloyd Wright on June 10 by opening a hands-on coloring space titled Wright on the Walls...

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National Building Museum Announces 2017 Honor Awardees

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Paula Poundstone Emcees Gala Honoring Award Recipients Brookfield Properties and National Endowment for the Arts, with special tribute to Richard T. Anderson, president emeritus of the New York Building Congress WASHINGTON, D.C.—The National Building Museum will present its Honor Award to Brookfield Propertiesand the National...

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Bellevue Library. Photo by Jeff Sauers.

National Building Museum welcomes David Adjaye for Spotlight on Design

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Award-winning architect joins Paul Goldberger and Kojo Nnamdi to discuss public and private works WHAT Architect Sir David Adjaye and architecture critic Paul Goldberger discuss Adjaye’s career and explore the challenges and opportunities he has experienced working on projects in both the public and private...

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Hive oculus, courtesy Studio Gang.

FIND OUT WHAT ALL THE BUZZ IS ABOUT

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

STUDIO GANG DESIGNS HIVE INSTALLATION TO OPEN AT NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM THIS SUMMER WASHINGTON, D.C.—This summer, the National Building Museum will present a new, interactive installation designed by Studio Gang, an architecture and urban design practice based in Chicago and New York. Titled “Hive,” it...

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Celebrate Cherry Blossom Season at the National Building Museum

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Families invited to Design with Nature April 9 WASHINGTON, D.C.—The National Building Museum presents Design with Nature, a family afternoon to highlight the intersection of design, building, and the natural environment. In celebration of the National Cherry Blossom Festival®, the activities are set to take...

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