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.
Picturing the American Buffalo: A Conversation
Join us for a dynamic panel discussion exploring themes and depictions of the American West, with insights from three distinguished scholars. Adam Duncan Harris, the Joffa Kerr Chief Curator of Art at the National Museum of Wildlife Art and David Penney, Associate Director of Museum Research and Scholarship at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, join SAAM’s Senior Curator Eleanor Harvey for an interdisciplinary conversation.
Image Credit: Julian Martinez, Buffalo Hunter, ca. 1920-1925, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Corbin-Henderson Collection, Gift of Alice H. Rossin, 1979.144.84