Press Releases

2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

5/17/2017 
Media Advisory — Press Preview for Donald Sultan: The Disaster Paintings

5/8/2017 
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Announces 2017–2018 Fellowship Appointments

5/4/2017 
Fact Sheet — Down These Mean Streets: Community and Place in Urban Photography

5/1/2017 
Media Advisory — Press Preview for American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times

4/25/2017 
Press Release — Ross Barrett Receives the 13th Annual Frost Essay Award for His Article About John Quidor’s ‘Money Diggers’ and Land Speculation

4/24/2017 
Press Release — Donald Sultan: The Disaster Paintings Opens May 26 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

4/21/2017 
Press Release — Smithsonian American Art Museum Debuts Exhibition American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times May 3

4/13/2017 
Press Release — Jennifer L. Roberts Awarded the 29th Annual Eldredge Prize for Her Book Transporting Visions: The Movement of Images in Early America

3/8/2017 
Press Release — Voulkos: The Breakthrough Years Opens April 7 at the Renwick Gallery

2/16/2017 
Press Release — June Schwarcz: Invention and Variation Opens March 10 at the Renwick Gallery

2/15/2017 
Press Release — SAAM’s Cherry Blossom Celebration Kicks Off National Cherry Blossom Festival

1/24/2017 
Press Release — Stephanie Stebich of Tacoma Art Museum Named Director of Smithsonian American Art Museum

1/6/2017 
Media Advisory — Temporary Inaugural Closures and Cancellations

 

Press Release Archive

For 2016 Press Releases and earlier, see the SAAM Press Release Archive