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Current Press Releases


10/30/2014
Press Release — UPDATED
The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art Opens Oct. 31 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


10/1/2014
Press Release — UPDATED
Major Richard Estes Retrospective Opens Oct. 10 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


9/23/2014
Press Release — Exhibition of Works by James Castle Opens Sept. 26 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


8/20/2014
Press Release — Advance Exhibition Schedule, 2014 – 2016


8/14/2014
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Announces Artists Nominated for its Biennial James Dicke Contemporary Artist Prize


7/11/2014
Press Release — Two Smithsonian Museums Will Host Official Viewing Party for Argentina vs. Germany in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final


7/8/2014
Press Release — Major Richard Estes Retrospective Opens Oct. 10 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


7/1/2014
Advance Exhibition Schedule 2014 – 2016


6/30/2014
Press Release — Two Smithsonian Museums Will Host Official Viewing Party for the 2014 World Cup Match: USA vs. Belgium


6/23/2014
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Receives $5.4 Million from David M. Rubenstein for Renwick Gallery Renovation


6/12/2014
Press Release — John Fagg Awarded the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s 2014 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize


6/4/2014
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Announces 2014–2015 Fellowship Appointments


5/7/2014
Press Release — Max Fraser Receives 10th Annual Frost Essay Award


5/1/2014
Press Release —UPDATED
Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget Opens May 2 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


4/30/2014
Press Release — Wendy Bellion Awarded the 26th Annual Eldredge Prize for Citizen Spectator: Art, Illusion, and Visual Perception in Early National America


4/28/2014
Press Release — Consigli Selected for Renwick Gallery Renovation


4/2/2014
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Exhibition of Modern and Contemporary Latino Art Begins National Tour


3/21/2014
Fact Sheet — Pop Art Prints


2/27/2014
Press Release — Exhibition of Modern Realism Opens Feb. 28 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum


2/14/2014
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Celebrates 2014 National Cherry Blossom Festival with Family Activities


1/24/2014
Photo Op Advisory — Chinese "lions" outside museum as part of Chinese New Year Family Festival


1/16/2014
Press Release — Major Richard Estes Retrospective, Organized by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Portland Museum of Art, Opens in 2014


1/14/2014
Press Release — Nora Atkinson Joins Curatorial Staff at the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Renwick Gallery


1/6/2014
Press Release — 2014–2016 Advance Exhibition Schedule