Stories for October 2013

Luce Foundation Center's Local Artist Talks: The Art of Movement

October 31, 2013

Next up in our Luce Local Artist Talk series, presented with CulturalDC, is choreographer and dancer Sarah Ewing. Ewing, who hails from Australia, is currently a Resident Artist at D.C.'s CityDance and performs regularly across Washington. She stopped by the...


A Closer Look at Our America: Jorge Soto Sánchez

October 29, 2013

Michelle Sullivan is second-year graduate fellow in Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation and spent this summer at the Lunder Conservation Center. She recently treated this untitled work by Jorge Soto Sánchez for the exhibition Our America: The Latino...


Open Today: Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art

October 25, 2013

Death of Rubén Salazar by Frank Romero We've been really busy getting everything ready and are excited to announce that the exhibition Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art opens today! This exhibition captures the aesthetic richness of Latino...


Four Questions: Curator Nicholas Bell Discusses A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets

October 23, 2013

Debrah Dunner, curatorial assistant at our Renwick Gallery, interviewed Nicholas Bell, The Fleur and Charles Bresler Curator of American Craft and Decorative Art, about A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets at the Renwick Gallery through...


Teresita Fernández: Bamboo Cinema, Blind Landscape, and Stacked Waters

October 21, 2013

Teresita Fernández's Nocturnal (Horizon Line). Click image for larger view. Teresita Fernández's Nocturnal (Horizon Line), installed in the third floor galleries of American Art, strikes the viewer for both its beauty and its weight, as this piece is made of...