On Sunday, November 17, the Kogod Courtyard and the Courtyard Café will be closed to prepare for an event. The museum will close early at 5 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Connections is the Renwick Gallery’s dynamic ongoing permanent collection presentation, featuring more than 80 objects celebrating craft as a discipline and an approach to living differently in the modern world. The installation includes iconic favorites alongside new acquisitions.
Orchids: Amazing Adaptations is a joint collaboration with SAAM, the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Gardens, and the U.S.
Artists used preliminary models—or maquettes—to communicate their ideas.
This exhibition of prints from SAAM’s collection features the artist’s provocative take on the Civil War.
Araluce is an artist and scenic designer based in Seattle.
President John F.
Parallax Gap transforms the Renwick Gallery’s Bettie Rubenstein Grand Salon into a visual puzzle.
America’s urban streets have long inspired documentary photographers.
SAAM’s collection of folk and self-taught art represents the powerful vision of America’s untrained and vernacular artists.
Watch This! New Directions in the Art of the Moving Image is a series of rotating exhibitions drawn from SAAM’s permanent collection.
The Smithsonian American Art Museum is home to an extraordinary collection of artworks by African Americans with more than 2,000 objects by more th
Tamayo: The New York Years is the first exhibition to explore the influences between this major Mexican modernist and the American art wor
This summer the permanent collection returns to the Renwick Gallery with a dynamic new presentation of 80+ objects celebrating craft as a disciplin
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