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Smithsonian

  1. popular
    Michelle Obama’s Portrait Is So Popular, the Museum Moved It to a Bigger RoomToo many people were visiting the painting.
  2. cute things
    Little Girl Mesmerized by Michelle Obama Portrait Thinks She’s ‘a Queen’And she wants to be a queen, too.
  3. women's march
    Here’s What Happened to All the Women’s March SignsOn January 21, 2016, a small team of curators in Washington collected posters for the Smithsonian.
  4. gallery
    The Mexican Artist Determined to Paint Multidimensional WomenRafino Tamayo’s work inspired by Manhattan’s modern and fashionable are showcased.
  5. kickstarters
    Smithsonian Has $300K Campaign for Ruby SlippersThe slippers were made almost 80 years ago.
  6. Michael Jordan Donates $5 Million to Smithsonian African-American History MuseumLast month, he donated $1 million each to the NAACP and the new Institute for Community-Police Relations.
  7. uss enterprise
    Enterprise Lives Long, Prospers at SmithsonianResistance is futile.
  8. scandals
    Bill Cosby Scandal Added to Smithsonian ExhibitAs part of the new National Museum of African American History and Culture.
  9. patriotism
    Ralph Lauren and Hillary Clinton Share the Stage in D.C.The designer received a medal from the Smithsonian.
  10. mobama watch
    Michelle Obama’s 2013 Inauguration Gown Headed to the SmithsonianAn unprecedented honor for a “second” dress.
  11. yogasms
    Now You Can Go to Yoga Class at the SmithsonianAn interactive aspect to the first-ever yoga art exhibit. 
  12. Fictitious Dishes
    Cooking Some Books: Bloggers Taking Culinary Inspiration From Old NovelsThe Smithsonian approves.
  13. Company Town: Frank Rich and Adam Moss on Dysfunctional D.C.A D.C. native and a frequent visitor discuss the charms and follies of our nation’s capital.
  14. clickables
    Read Some Excellent (Fake) ‘Hardcore History’ Ads for the SmithsonianAndrew Jackson’s parrot was very cool.
  15. open letter
    An Open Letter to the Congressional RepublicansThere’s indecency to be rooted out!
  16. ask an art critic
    Ask An Art CriticJerry Saltz answers your questions about bad art, good biographies, and the Smithsonian controversy.
  17. culture wars
    Warhol Foundation Threatens to Cut Smithsonian FundingBecause, unlike Boehner, the Warhol Foundation actually paid for it.
  18. U.S. Representative John Boehner Is Now a CuratorJohn Boehner and Eric Cantor successfully encouraged the removal of a gay-themed art piece at the Smithsonian today.
  19. The Smithsonian Won’t Be Bidding on the Miracle on the Hudson PlaneIt’s nothing personal, though.
  20. mad hatter
    Aretha Franklin Is Not Sure if She Can Bear to Give ‘the Hat’ to the SmithsonianThey’ve requested it following the outpouring of Hat fascination.