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.
"40 under 40" Sneak Peak with Artist Vivian Beer
In anticipation of the exhibition 40 under 40: Craft Futures, on view at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum from July 20, 2012 -- February 3, 2013, the museum asked the 40 artists featured to share personal videos of themselves with our audience. Here's what Vivian Beer submitted—enjoy! And visit http://americanart.si.edu/renwick40 for more information. Donate now online or by text to help us acquire works from the exhibition: http://www.americanart.si.edu/support/renwick40/ Vivian Beer Social Media Video, 2012 Digital video, color, sound, 5:38 Courtesy of the artist