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AMA | Art Museum of the Americas’

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AMA | Art Museum of the Americas’
201 18th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Venue Type: Gallery

Country:
united states



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> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://museum.oas.org
EMAIL:  
artmus@oma.org
OPEN HOURS:  
10am-5pm Tue-Sun
PHONE:  
220 370 0147
GALLERY TYPE:  
Contemporary
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DESCRIPTION

AMA | Art Museum of the Americas’ work is based on the principle that the arts are transformative for individuals and communities.  This belief simultaneously serves to promote the core values of the Organization of American States (OAS) by providing a space for cultural expression, creativity, dialogue and learning, highlighting themes such as democracy, development, human rights, justice, freedom of expression, and innovation.  AMA’s work advances the inter-American agenda, drawing on the arts to showcase a constructive vision of the future of the Americas via local and hemispheric cultural exchange.  This is achieved by showcasing cutting-edge exhibits of artists whose output creatively combine aesthetics with topical social and political issues and by establishing a dialogue of these works with AMA’s Permanent Collection.


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