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A Conversation with Sonia Romero

This is the third of three conversations between exhibition curator Jennifer Dasal and artists in Estampas de la raza. Previously, Dasal interviewed printmakers Vincent Valdez and Oscar Magallanes. Today we’re hearing from Sonia Romero. Jennifer Dasal: This exhibition zeroes in on contemporary prints created by Latino and Hispanic artists. How do you define your own [...]

A Conversation with Oscar Magallanes

Want to know more about the artists behind the dazzling prints in Estampas de la raza? Exhibition curator Jennifer Dasal spoke with some of the featured artists about their work, their inspirations, and their experiences. This time, we’re talking to Oscar Magallanes. Jennifer Dasal: This exhibition zeroes in on contemporary prints created by Latino and [...]

A Conversation with Vincent Valdez

Want to know more about the artists behind the dazzling prints in Estampas de la raza? Exhibition curator Jennifer Dasal spoke with some of the featured artists about their work, their inspirations, and their experiences. First up: Vincent Valdez. Jennifer Dasal: This exhibition zeroes in on contemporary prints created by Latino and Hispanic artists. How do [...]

The NCMA’s Monuments Men

The current film The Monuments Men, largely based on the books of Robert Edsel, is bringing new attention to a little-known aspect of World War II when extraordinary art was stolen, hidden away, and even destroyed on a massive scale. Regardless of the critical response to the film, the actual Monuments Men were indisputably successful, [...]

Steinhardt Collection of Judaica

John describes a recent triumph for the Judaic art gallery

New Contest Open to Teens

12th grader Sydney Snedker on Teens, Inspired

Celebrate Museums and Share a Memory

The NCMA takes part in a world-wide museum celebration May 18.

It’s Not Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Susan scours the globe seeking choice items for the Museum Store

Installing Golden Boy

The story of Golden Boy’s delicate installation