The Style Blog: Smithsonian


Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Smithsonian Snapshot focuses on suffrage movement

"Smithsonian Snapshot" continues rumaging through the millions of Smithsonian artifacts this week with a look at a suffragist's sash. The yellow sash was worn by supporters of the women's movement and was printed with the words "Votes for Women." March...

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  02:00 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Jacqueline Trescott, Photography, Smithsonian | Tags:  Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Snapshot, Suffrage Sash

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/18/2011

Clough pledges to continue "Hide/Seek" conversation

The issues raised by his decision to remove a controversial video from the "Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture" exhibit will be fully explored in a public forum in April, Smithsonian Secretary G. Wayne Clough said Monday. "I know...

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Smithsonian, Smithsonian, Smithsonian | Tags:  A Fire in My Belly, Smithsonian Institution, Wayne Clough, national portrait gallery

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 11/29/2010

Norman Rockwell: Gay Icon?

Is Norman Rockwell the undersung hero of gay art? Sure, I'd just seen the National Portrait Gallery's excellent "Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture" before I hit the packed Rockwell show on Saturday afternoon. But I couldn't help but...

By Jessica Dawson  |  11:57 AM ET, 11/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Smithsonian, Smithsonian, Smithsonian