Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Who Are Today’s Fighters for Freedom?

SAAM's educators invite students and visitors to reflect on William H. Johnson's portraits and make connections to our world today.

Large-scale installation, "The Throne of the Third Heaven," made of many silver and gold component parts.

Caring for an American Art Treasure

Painting of a marsh with the U.S. capital in the background.

The Art of Environmental Conservation


Drawn to Tiffany Chung

A brown, ceramic vessel with an inscription and the artist's name "Dave" carved around the opening.

David ​'Dave' Drake: Potter and Poet

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Discovering William H. Johnson’s Hidden Stories

Judy Baca On Her Mural "Uprising of the Mujeres"

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Remembering Carmen Herrera