Arts & Culture | smithsonianmag.com feed for Arts & CultureenTue, 28 Sep 2021 11:28:30 +0000The Sake Master Who Bucks Ancient Tradition—In America ancient Japanese art of brewing a fragrant alcoholic drink from rice is being reinterpreted by Atsuo Sakurai in an unlikely settingTue, 28 Sep 2021 11:28:30 +0000The Arc de Triomphe Is Wrapped in Fabric, Just as the Late Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude Planned It September 18, the pair's posthumous work will be on full display in Paris for 16 daysWed, 15 Sep 2021 12:00:00 +0000The Heart-Wrenching History of the Breakup Album Joni Mitchell's 'Blue' to Olivia Rodrigo's 'Sour,' love and loss has an ever evolving soundtrackThu, 02 Sep 2021 17:09:32 +0000The Secret Codes of Lady Wroth, the First Female English Novelist Renaissance noblewoman is little known today, but in her time she was a notorious celebrityThu, 19 Aug 2021 15:00:00 +0000Groundbreaking Archaeologist Ann Axtell Morris Finally Gets the Cinematic Treatment a century after Morris excavated ancestral Native lands, filmmakers return with an inclusive approach that brings Navajo Nation onto the big screenThu, 19 Aug 2021 11:00:00 +0000Imagining a Different History for Africa Through Art Ojih Odutola conjures a world that might have beenThu, 19 Aug 2021 10:00:00 +0000At an Old Juke Joint in Mississippi, the Blues Are Alive Holmes is the last in a line of music legends as he seeks to keep a singular American art form thrivingWed, 18 Aug 2021 11:00:00 +0000'Reservation Dogs' Marks a Breakthrough for Indigenous Representation Onscreen"Thor: Ragnarok" director Taika Waititi and Sterlin Harjo developed a comedy about Native American teens in Oklahoma that stars four young Native actorsMon, 09 Aug 2021 20:44:45 +0000