Whether working, posing with family pets, attending parties or relaxing at the beach, famous artists show that they are human too in this showcase of snapshots from the Archives of American Art.
The late New York art dealer Colin de Land was known for always having cheap point-and-shoot cameras around for his clients, friends and hangers-on to document the sometimes raucous scene surrounding his galleries. Baltimore filmmaker John Waters, whose art was shown by de Land, is seen in this 2000 party picture. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.