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Smithsonian announces Archives of American Art medal recipients

WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art will salute the distinguished career of artist Cindy Sherman and the leadership of Ann L. Gund, Jo Carole Lauder, Wendy W. Luers, Carol Price and Eden Rafshoon of the Foundation for Art ...

Smithsonian American Art Museum Will Exhibit "The Civil War and American...

WASHINGTON, DC.- The Smithsonian American Art Museum is organizing a major exhibition that examines how America’s artists represented the impact of the Civil War and its aftermath. Winslow Homer, Eastman Johnson, Frederic Church and Sanford Gifford...

Smithsonian American Art Museum Organizing 2012 Exhibition "The Civil War and...

WASHINGTON, DC.- The Smithsonian American Art Museum is organizing a major exhibition that examines how America’s artists represented the impact of the Civil War and its aftermath. Winslow Homer, Eastman Johnson, Frederic Church and Sanford Gifford

Western Artist Harry Jackson Dies at Age 87

CODY, WY (AP).- Wyoming artist Harry Jackson, known for both his works of abstract expressionism and images of the American West, has died at the age of 87. Funeral home officials told the Casper-Star Tribune that Jackson died Monday at the veterans' h...

Kristina Wilson is Awarded the 23nd Annual Eldredge Prize for Her...

WASHINGTON, D.C.- The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded the 2011 Charles C. Eldredge Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in American Art to Kristina Wilson for her book The Modern Eye: Stieglitz, MoMA and the Art of Exhibition, 1925-1934 (Yal...

Alex J. Taylor Receives Second Annual Terra Foundation for American Art...

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Alex J. Taylor has been awarded the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s 2011 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize. Taylor’s winning essay “Unstable Motives: Propaganda, Politics and the Late Work of...

Nam June Paik Estate Executor Expresses Extenuation Over Paik Symposium at...

NEW YORK, NY.- Ken Hakuta is the Executor of Nam June Paik's Estate. Since Nam June's death in 2006, the Estate has worked to preserve the integrity of Nam June's artistic legacy by being consulted by auction houses on the provenance of Paik artwork, a...

Nam June Paik Estate Executor Expresses Extenuation Over Paik Symposium at...

NEW YORK, NY.- Ken Hakuta is the Executor of Nam June Paik's Estate. Since Nam June's death in 2006, the Estate has worked to preserve the integrity of Nam June's artistic legacy by being consulted by auction houses on the provenance of Paik artwork, a...

2011 Portland Museum of Art Biennial Highlights 47 Contemporary Maine Artists

PORTLAND, ME- This spring the Portland Museum of Art features 47 artists whose work has been selected for the 2011 Portland Museum of Art Biennial, on view April 7 through June 5, 2011. Last September, jurors Jim Kempner, Owner and Director of Jim Kemp...

Smithsonian American Art Museum to Create Education Center and Expand Program

WASHINGTON, DC.- The Smithsonian American Art Museum is creating an education center that will allow it to significantly expand its national education program and meet the needs of the museum’s many education constituencies. The center will benefi...

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