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The internationally touring exhibition Chiura Obata: American Modern features 150 paintings and personal effects by one of the most significant California-based artists and Japanese American cultural leaders of the twentieth century.
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Join host Lizzie Peabody as she sneaks listeners through the Smithsonian’s side door to search for behind-the-scenes stories. Alexander von Humboldt and the United States: Art, Nature, and Culture is featured in the recent episode,“The Last Man Who Knew It All.”