Blog Posts

Seeing Star Wars

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away...some museum nerds kept seeing Star Wars connections in the artworks.
Sara on December 15, 2017

Stranger Things

It has been a bumper season for eerie exhibitions at SAAM and the Renwick Gallery.
Sara on October 31, 2017

A Pocket-Sized WONDER in Virtual Reality

We've launched "Renwick Gallery WONDER 360" as our first major experiment with producing immersive VR experiences. I hope you'll download it, and please let us know what you think by rating it in the app store!
Sara on October 4, 2016

The Art of the Wikipedia Editathon

On July 25, two dozen volunteers spent their whole Saturday at SAAM working together on addressing some of gaps in high quality information about the arts by working on Wikipedia.
Sara on August 6, 2015

American Art's Summer Instagram Challenge: 30-Days of Outdoor Sculpture

During the month of July 2014, join fellow photographers and the American Art Museum on a quest to find outdoor sculpture. We are partnering with Restless Collective, a multimedia group specializing in travel and adventure storytelling, to raise awareness and appreciation for outdoor sculpture across the nation.
Sara on June 30, 2014