Image Credit: Alma Thomas, “Earth Sermon – Beauty, Love And Peace” (1971), acrylic on canvas,72 x 52 1/8 in. (182.9 x 132.3 cm). Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., The Martha Jackson Memorial Collection: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David K. Anderson, 1980.
Object of the Month
Alma Thomas paintingFebruary 7, 2019
Image Credit: Women's Suffrage Postcard, 1913. Courtesy National Museum of American History
Object of the Month: 1913 Women's Suffrage PostcardJanuary 16, 2019
Image Credit: Callie Giovanna / TED
Ariana Curtis: Museums and the Everyday WomanJanuary 10, 2019
Image Credit: Tracy K. Smith, Wade in the Water: Poems, 2018. Cover design: Kyle G. Hunter. Cover Art: Jie Zhao/Corbis News/Getty Images.
Words from a Poet LaureateDecember 6, 2018
Image Credit: Kevin and Valerie Pourier (Oglala Lakota), “Winyan Wánakikśin” (“Women Defenders of Others”) Buffalo Horn Belt, 2018. (NMAI 27/0215)
Object of the Month: Buffalo Horn BeltDecember 4, 2018
Image Credit (top): Constance Stuart Larrabee (left) and friend photographing among Ndebele women, near Pretoria, South Africa, 1936
All photos courtesy Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Photographing Africa: A Woman’s ViewDecember 3, 2018
Image Credit: Ronda Ann Gregorio
Celebrating American Women's HistoryNovember 19, 2018
Image Credit: Courtesy of the Bellak Family
Renia Spiegel: Poland’s Anne FrankNovember 13, 2018
Image Credit: Transfer from Library of Congress
Object of the Month: Suffrage BluebirdNovember 5, 2018