Due to the federal government shutdown, the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery are closed; programs and events at the museum are also canceled.
"Harlem Heroes" Exhibition Talk
Celebrate Black History Month with Dr. Walter Evans, noted collector of African American art and artifacts. Evans shares his insights about the contributions to American culture by such icons as W.E.B. DuBois, Bessie Smith, Paul Robeson, Ella Fitzgerald, Langston Hughes, and more who are captured in Carl Van Vechten’s portraits.