Academy Award-winning directors Marjorie Hunt (curator at the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage) and Paul Wagner reunite for Good Work: Masters of the Building Arts, a film showcasing American artisans in the building trades
"Freedom Sounds: A Community Celebration," a free three-day festival, will mark the opening of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture Friday, Sept. 23, through Sunday, Sept. 25.
In this talk, Nima’s daughter, filmmaker Dawa Drolma, will join the artists to discuss their work and share insights to sculptures from the Himalayan region currently on view in the Sackler Gallery. The talk will be followed by a reception.
The Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, the Alliance for California Traditional Arts, and the Royal Textile Academy of Bhutan will host a one-day symposium exploring exemplary efforts to sustain local artistic practices...
A Tribe Called Red from Ottawa has become the face of an urban Native youth renaissance, championing their heritage and speaking out on aboriginal issues, while being on top of popular music, fashion, and art.