Eye Level

Eye Level is the blog of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery. Publishing behind-the-scenes museum stories since 2005.

Lighting the Joseph Cornell Retrospective

We asked SAAM's lighting designer, Scott Rosenfeld, to discuss his thinking as he lit the exhibition on Joseph Cornell currently on view in the third-floor galleries.

Jeff on February 5, 2007


Kriston on December 28, 2006

Appropriation Anxiety

For the show that he curated here in D.C., New York–based artist José Ruiz writes that he was prompted by a bit of wordplay:

Kriston on December 12, 2006