Latest articles | Smithsonian Magazine feed for with the latest articlesenTue, 21 Jul 2020 11:30:00 +0000Norway Tears Down Picasso Mural After Years of Debate Between Authorities, Activists say the removal constitutes a crime against Norwegian cultural heritageThu, 14 May 2020 19:02:29 +0000New Research on the Ghent Altarpiece Validates Restorers' Rendering of the Mystic Lamb's Alarmingly Humanoid Face animal's soul-penetrating gaze was painted over by a second set of artists in 1550 and spent the next five centuries under wrapsMon, 23 Dec 2019 14:30:20 +0000Arsonist Confesses to Starting Nantes Cathedral Fire July 18 blaze, which inflicted less damage than the devastating April 2019 inferno at Notre-Dame, destroyed the French church's organ, stained glassTue, 21 Jul 2020 11:30:00 +0000After Retiring Its Racist Name, D.C. Football Team Announces Temporary Moniker new title will be announced once trademark issues are resolvedMon, 13 Jul 2020 13:28:42 +0000The Feminist History of ‘Take Me Out to the Ball Game’ Friganza, an actress and suffragist, inspired the popular song of the seventh inning stretchThu, 10 Oct 2019 15:18:19 +0000How Milton Glaser Came to Design the Iconic Poster of Bob Dylan 1966 illustration of the folk-rock icon captured the psychadelic dazzle of the flower-power eraTue, 01 Jun 2010 03:00:00 +0000LGBTQ+ Pride at the Smithsonian our newest stories about LGBTQ+ arts, culture and history, as well as a list of events around the Smithsonian related to Pride Thu, 16 May 2019 15:09:20 +0000The History of D.C.'s Epic and Unfinished Struggle for Statehood and Self-Governance of the federal city was long dictated by Congress until residents took a stand beginning in the 1960sWed, 23 Dec 2015 15:25:21 +0000Now for the First Time, Arthur Jafa’s 'Love Is the Message, The Message Is Death' Streams Online seminal work, a contemporary <em>Guernica</em>, is the first joint acquisition for the Hirshhorn and the Smithsonian American Art MuseumFri, 16 Nov 2018 18:16:12 +0000Juneteenth: Our Other Independence Day and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation, American slavery came to an end and a celebration of freedom was bornThu, 16 Jun 2011 03:00:00 +0000