Smithsonian American Art Museum

By Editorial Team on September 27, 2021

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents Sargent, Whistler, and Venetian Glass: American Artists and the Magic of Murano

The exhibition opens on Friday, October 8, 2021.

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By Editorial Team on August 2, 2021

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents Viewfinder Virtual Film Series: Leslie Thornton on Surviving

The opening is scheduled for Thursday, August 5 at 5:30pm ET.

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By Editorial Team on July 26, 2021

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents Welcome Home: A Portrait of East Baltimore, 1975-1980

The exhibition is currently on view.

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By Editorial Team on July 26, 2021

Smithsonian American Art Museum Hosts Its First Game Jam as Part of ​ “SAAM Arcade 2021”

Mon, 02 August 2021 - Sat, 07 August 2021

The event begins Monday, August 2 at 11:30am.

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By Editorial Team on March 16, 2021

Smithsonian American Art Museum Receives Major Gift of Amish Quilts

The Smithsonian American Art Museum has received an extraordinary gift of masterpiece Amish quilts from the collection of Faith and Stephen Brown. The group of quilts is the largest and most significant collection of Amish quilts to enter any major art museum’s permanent collection. The quilts were made between the...

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By Editorial Team on March 1, 2021

March 2021 at Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery

Virtual Women Filmmakers Festival: Lessons from Environmental Histories with Cecilia Vicuña Wednesday, March 3, 5:30 p.m. ET Join renowned Chilean American artist Cecilia Vicuña for a virtual conversation about her work that explores the deep histories, coastal traditions, and the ecology of her homeland of Chile. Enjoy two short video...

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By Editorial Team on December 1, 2020

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents ¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now 

Fri, 20 November 2020 - Sun, 08 August 2021

Exhibition on view through August 8, 2021.

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By Editorial Team on November 16, 2020

November and December 2020 Virtual American Art Programs at Smithsonian American Art Museum

November 2020 Virtual Programs Art & Me Preservation Family Workshop: Unlocking Secrets of the Past Tuesday, November 17, 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. ET Make no bones about it—the art doctor is in! Learn how Smithsonian conservators preserve ancient objects made from bone in this engaging online workshop. From a...

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By Editorial Team on October 13, 2020

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents Forces of Nature: Renwick Invitational 2020

Fri, 16 October 2020 - Sun, 27 June 2021

Exhibition on view through June 27, 2021.

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By Editorial Team on March 2, 2020

March 2020 at Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery

Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery announce March 2020 events.

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: February 19–23

Receptions at DC Arts Center, Open Gallery, Studio Gallery, King Street Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Convergence Arts Initiative, Morton Fine Art, Glen Echo Park Partnership Galleries, Calloway Fine Art & Consulting, Hamiltonian, and CULTIVATE.

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By Editorial Team on February 17, 2020

Smithsonian American Art Museum Presents Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists at Renwick Gallery

Fri, 21 February 2020 - Sun, 17 May 2020

An opening is scheduled for Friday, February 21 at 10am.

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By Editorial Team on January 27, 2020

February 2020 at Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery

Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery announces February 2020 events and workshops.

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By Editorial Team on January 6, 2020

January 2020 at Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery

Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery announces January 2020 events and workshops.

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By Editorial Team on December 3, 2019

December 2019 at Smithsonian American Art Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum announces their December programming

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