Jan
08

ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was Dec. 31, 2017 – Jan. 6, 2018

ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was Dec. 31, 2017 – Jan. 6, 2018

The news was tumultuous this week as we looked back on the 1968 riots, the Standing Rock protests and the Poor People’s campaign. We also previewed some politically charged art exhibitions and wondered if we’d be able to afford to see them. Continue reading ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was Dec. 31, 2017 – Jan. 6, 2018

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Apr
26

Earth Matters

Earth Matters

As Earth Week comes to a close, take a stroll through the Enid A. Haupt Garden and enjoy some of the land-art installations that are part of the important exhibition “Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa” Continue reading Earth Matters

Jun
27

Blast from the Past

In the good old summertime. A young visitor plays in a pool of water which, together with the water jet and the tiny water canals, form the Fountain Garden, a unique setting outside the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African Art. The fountain garden is part of the Enid A. Haupt Garden in the South… Continue reading Blast from the Past