Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Caring for an American Art Treasure

A peek into the world of conservation and the meticulous care of James Hampton’s "The Throne of the Third Heaven."

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Discovering William H. Johnson’s Hidden Stories

Judy Baca On Her Mural "Uprising of the Mujeres"

Alma Thomas, Autumn Leaves Fluttering in the Breeze, 1973, acrylic on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of the artist, 1980.36.9

Five Women Changemakers in American Art

Jessie A. Walker,

Animals in Art and At Home