Eye Level

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

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

Picture This: Boom Watch

Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the undulating glass canopy designed by renowned archit

Joanna on October 25, 2006

In This Case: Light Displays

In This Case is a series of periodic posts on art in the Luce Foundation Center, a visible art storage facility at the Smithsonian American Art Museum that displays more than 3,300 pieces in fifty-seven cases.

Kriston on October 6, 2006