Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Artists at the Center: Celebrating Black History Month

Hear Black artists speak about their life and work in a selection of videos

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


Burning Man: Through the Fire