The Style Blog: National Museum of Women in the Arts

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 04/04/2012

Elizabeth Catlett: a source of inspiration and distinctive art

The inspirational sculptor who died Monday in Mexico, had many links to Washington and returned many times to unveil work, mentor students and share her life-stories.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  02:11 PM ET, 04/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Elizabeth Catlett, African American artist, Washington, D.C. artist, Smithsonian American Art Museum, National Gallery of Art, National museum of Women in the Arts

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 03/09/2012

Chakaia Booker and her sculptures arrive on New York Avenue

Booker’s work —made out of rubber tires —was the second installation of a sculpture project, spearheaded by the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  11:06 AM ET, 03/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chakaia Booker, National Museum of Women in the Arts, New York Avenue Sculpture Project, Washington museum, outdoor sculpture