The Gate: Three exhibitions open at the National Air and Space Museum

Visitors eager for late-July flights of fancy might like the three exhibitions that opened Friday at the National Air and Space Museum’s Flight and the Arts Gallery. “High Art: A Decade of Collecting,” “Suited for Space” and “Searching for Goldilocks” find the commonalities among spacesuits,aerospace-themed art and the search for planets capable of supporting life. Through photos, sculptures, X-ray images and artifacts, they showcase outer space inspiration and earthly creativity.

Visitors eager for late-July flights of fancy might like the three exhibitions that opened Friday at the National Air and Space Museum’s Flight and the Arts Gallery. “High Art: A Decade of Collecting,” “Suited for Space” and “Searching for Goldilocks” find the commonalities among spacesuits,aerospace-themed art and the search for planets capable of supporting life. Through photos, sculptures, X-ray images and artifacts, they showcase outer space inspiration and earthly creativity.
Published on July 29, 2013, 11:39 a.m.
 
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