Exhibition Press Kits

Current Exhibitions

American Voices and Visions: Modern and Contemporary Art [SAAM]


Carrie Mae Weems: Looking Forward, Looking Back [SAAM]


Composing Color: Paintings by Alma Thomas [SAAM]


J.P. Ball and Robert S. Duncanson: An African American Artistic Collaboration [SAAM]


Sharing Honors and Burdens: Renwick Invitational 2023 [Renwick Gallery]


Subversive, Skilled, Sublime: Fiber Art by Women  [Renwick Gallery]


Upcoming Exhibitions

Fighter's for Freedom: William H. Johnson Picturing Justice


Pattern and Paradox: The Quilts of Amish Women
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Traveling Exhibitions

Composing Color: Paintings by Alma Thomas [National Tour]
Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of the Imagination [National Tour] 


¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now [National Tour]


Past Exhibitions


Many Wests: Artists Shape an American Idea [SAAM]


Musical Thinking: New Video Art and Sonic Strategies [SAAM]



We Are Made of Stories: Self-Taught Artists in the Robson Family Collection [SAAM]


This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World [Renwick Gallery]



New Glass Now [Renwick Gallery]


Sargent, Whistler, and Venetian Glass: American Artists and the Magic of Murano [SAAM]


L. J. West Collection of Early Photography 


Welcome Home: A Portrait of East Baltimore,1975-1980 [SAAM]



Forces of Nature: Renwick Invitational 2020 [Renwick Gallery]


Alexander von Humboldt and the United States: Art, Nature, and Culture [SAAM]


Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists [Renwick Gallery] 



Chiura Obata: American Modern [SAAM]


Picturing the American Buffalo: George Catlin and Modern Native American Artists [SAAM] 


American Myth & Memory: David Levinthal Photographs [SAAM] 


Michael Sherrill Retrospective [Renwick Gallery] 


Tiffany Chung: Vietnam, Past is Prologue [SAAM] 


Artists Respond: American Art and the Vietnam War, 1965-1975 [SAAM] 



Disrupting Craft: Renwick Invitational 2018 [Renwick Gallery] 


Between Worlds: The Art of Bill Traylor [SAAM] 


Trevor Paglen: Sites Unseen [SAAM]


Diane Arbus: A box of ten photographs [SAAM]


No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man [Renwick Gallery]


Do Ho Suh: Almost Home [SAAM] 


Kara Walker: Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War (Annotated) [National Tour] 



Tamayo: The New York Years [SAAM]


Rick Araluce: The Final Stop [Renwick Gallery]


Murder Is Her Hobby: Frances Glessner Lee and The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death [Renwick Gallery]


Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light [SAAM]


Parallax Gap [Renwick Gallery]


Press Kit Archive

For past exhibition press kits, please contact AmericanArtPressOffice@si.edu.