Annual Lecture Series
The Smithsonian American Art Museum presents several annual series featuring authorities in American art, ranging from scholarly lectures on important works to discussions involving influential artists. To receive regular notifications about our series, please join our mailing list. For questions about the programs and ticketing, contact the Public Programs Office at AmericanArtPrograms[at]si.edu or 202-633-8490.
Clarice Smith Distinguished Lectures in American Art
The Smithsonian American Art Museum established the Clarice Smith Distinguished Lectures in American Art in 2004 to present new insights in American art from the perspectives of the finest artists, authors, critics, and scholars. This annual series is made possible by the generosity of Clarice Smith.