Stories for March 2008

Condé Nast Names Kogod Courtyard Architectural Wonder

March 27, 2008

Inner Space (Kogod Courtyard) by M.V. Jantzen The Kogod Courtyard, shared by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the National Portrait Gallery, has just been named one of seven architectural wonders of the world by Condé Nast Traveler magazine. Way...

Sam Francis

March 25, 2008

Sam Francis' Blue Balls With the Color as Field exhibition in full swing, I went back to take another look, and found myself returning to Sam Francis's painting, Blue Balls from 1960. It is a mostly empty canvas but for...

Laurie Anderson Here: Welcome to Andy's World

March 14, 2008

Eye Level had a chance to catch up with performance artist (that's short for singer, composer, poet, filmmaker, inventor of unusual instruments, instrumentalist, and photographer) Laurie Anderson ahead of her scheduled talk on March 15 at 4:30 pm in the...

The President

March 12, 2008

Nancy Burson's The President (second version) In an election year I thought it might be good to take another look (or two) at photographer Nancy Burson's image The President (second version), in which the likenesses of five of our most...