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10/4/2017 - Spellbinding Exhibition Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light Opens Oct. 6 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

9/20/2017 - Crawford Alexander Mann III Is New Prints and Drawings Curator at SAAM

8/3/2017 — Murder Is Her Hobby: Frances Glessner Lee and the Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death Opens October 20 at the Renwick Gallery

6/28/2017 — Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Third Annual “SAAM Arcade” To Feature 40 Independent Games

6/20/2017 — Susanneh Bieber Awarded the Smithsonian American Art Museum's 2017 Terra Foundation for American Art International Essay Prize

6/1/2017 — No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man Opens March 30, 2018 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Renwick Gallery

5/30/2017— “America Now: JFK 100” at Three Smithsonian Museums

5/18/2017 — New Installation Parallax Gap Opens July 1 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Renwick Gallery

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