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Through exhibitions that have captured the nation—and the world’s—imagination, and groundbreaking programming, interest in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has never been higher. In the last three years, the Hirshhorn has enjoyed record annual visitation approaching 1,000,000, more than 50% higher than in each of the preceding three years. Our campus is the only museum directly integrated into the National Mall, which receives 35 million annual visitors. Through this powerful combination: visionary exhibits and public programs exploring the most compelling ideas of our age and one-of-a-kind geography, we are poised to engage and delight so many more. But to do so, we require a campus optimized for the public appreciation, study and preservation of the national collection of modern and contemporary art. Forty-five years after opening, the Sculpture Garden requires critical infrastructure repairs, enhanced universal accessibility, and dynamic new galleries that both highlight th...