Stories for August 2010

The Best of Ask Joan of Art: Looking Closely at Artist Signatures

August 10, 2010

This post is part of an ongoing series on Eye Level: The Best of Ask Joan of Art. Begun in 1993, Ask Joan of Art is the longest-running arts-based electronic reference service in the country. The real Joan is Kathleen...

Five Questions with the Silent Orchestra

August 5, 2010

Silent Orchestra will be performing a live score for the classic silent film Salomé on Saturday, August 7, at 3:00 p.m. Free tickets will be distributed in the G Street Lobby thirty minutes before the program begins.Allison Jessing, public programs...

Picture This: Scouting Out American Art

August 4, 2010

Scouting Out American Art A week ago American Art hosted Scouting Family Day to celebrate the Boy Scouts of America and the Girls Scouts of the USA, as well as BSA’s 100th anniversary. Kids took the lead, grabbing a map...