Art at the Center

A world-renowned art collection right at our door! The Walter E. Washington Convention Center art collection is the best kept secret in the nation’s capital. In addition to being a state-of-the-art Convention Center, the building is home to one of the largest public art collections in Washington, DC outside of museums, with 137 works by 93 artists. Highlights include, Sol LeWitt’s Wall Drawing #1103, encompassing a 2-story staircase and the Shaw Wall, a 72’ wall of dynamic artwork that honors and celebrates the surrounding Shaw community.


Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center