national portrait gallery

The photographer became the first Black person to shoot the cover of Vogue when, at age 23, he photographed Queen Bey last year.
Three-year-old Parker Curry's outfit comes with a heartwarming backstory.
The actor titled the portrait: "You Scream. I Scream. Will We Ever Stop Screaming?”
Michelle Obama met with two-year-old Parker Curry after the toddler was mesmerized by the former first lady’s official portrait.
The comedian also has a theory about the newly unveiled painting of former President Barack Obama.
Barack and Michelle Obama have been immortalized in new official portraits painted for the National Portrait Gallery.
I asked the painter about his involvement in both projects. Being able to interact with a broadly ranging audience, and getting
While it is true that we have much to celebrate with the protections afforded by the ADA, the Latino community has a long way to go in securing equal safeguards.
The exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art John Singer Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends is in its final days, ending October 4th. I was fortunate to be invited to give two talks during the exhibit examining Sargent's work from an artist perspective.
In coupling the Agustín Lira and Alma concert with the One Life: Dolores Huerta exhibition, the Smithsonian introduces audiences to this important chapter in U.S. labor history, celebrating two of its notable leaders.
Looking back, the famous modernist, born in 1882, was always much more than a novelist. She was a philosopher, an activist
As a Chicano, I love DC, but I do miss living in cities that are predominantly Latino, where art critics and aficionados alike are in closer proximity to the Latino experience and, by virtue, usually better informed, if only by osmosis.
Who is the lanky blonde man with a protruding jaw line pictured in this 1980 painting by Derek Boshier? If you're thinking
His technique was distinctive, but not exceptional. He believed in working quickly, without instructing the sitter, to make
The following suggested itinerary is a mix that includes a dash of royalty, avoiding napping, getting exercise and making all my "nesting" purchases so I can start work (or pleasure) on Day two.