Protecting and Preparing African Art

Protecting and Preparing African Art

Conservation assistant Stacey Kirby has followed the African art collection during its reinstallation, making sure each object is safe and stable while on view...

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Creating Conversation

Creating Conversation

Hank Willis Thomas's sculptures in the Museum Park invite visitors to interact with art and, perhaps along the way, find their voice...

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El Anatsui on the Move

El Anatsui on the Move

Scenes from a reinstallation: How conservators found themselves not just hanging art, but making it.

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Onset of the Aerial View

Onset of the Aerial View

Jacopo de’ Barbari's astonishingly detailed View of Venice is one of the most impressive achievements of Renaissance printmaking...

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Are You Curious about Venice?

Are You Curious about Venice?

NCMA curator Jennifer Dasal loves depictions of Venice as enigmatic, shadowy, even dangerous. She offers an eerie take on the city in her ArtCurious podcast...

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A Toast to Venice!

A Toast to Venice!

As we celebrate the opening of our spring exhibition, we lift a glass to the magical city. The bellini cocktail was inspired by a painter's rosy palette...

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Ansel Adams Plays Favorites

Ansel Adams Plays Favorites

The 48 black-and-white photographs on view at the NCMA in Masterworks are what Ansel Adams thought were his finest achievements.

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Ansel Adams: Fast Facts

Ansel Adams: Fast Facts

Here's your grab-and-go info for the NCMA's Masterworks exhibition, featuring 48 iconic and lesser-known works by the renowned photographer...

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