Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Lindsey Vance

Lindsey Vance is Manager of Visual Arts at DC Public schools. In this role she develops and supports PK-12 Visual Arts Curriculum for DCPS teachers, concentrating on the role of trauma and social emotional learning in the classroom and on art within society and contemporary art movements. In addition, she builds positive and strategic relationships with local nonprofits, museums, and arts organizations to foster educational community networks and extend positive impacts of visual arts programming experiences.

Student Artists Build an 'Enchanted City' at the Hirshhorn Museum

Local elementary students tapped into their innate skills of building and imagining to design their own playful city at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden