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David Rubenstein Tapped to Head Smithsonian Institution

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Smithsonian Institution Receives $14.5 Million in Additional Government Funding

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Smithsonian Names Lonnie Bunch, African American Museum Head to Direct Entire Institution

Friday, May 31st, 2019

Smithsonian to Open Joint Institution in London with V&A Museum

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Smithsonian and Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation to Investigate Asian Art Provenance

Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Smithsonian Pulls Back from Permanent London Space

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Smithsonian Looks at Its Path Forward

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Smithsonian Spotlights Donation of Duchamp Works to Museum Holdings

Friday, December 6th, 2019

Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III Interviewed in Art Newspaper

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Smithsonian Will Not Remove Sackler Name From Museum

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

Smithsonian to Reopen Tuesday

Monday, January 28th, 2019

Smithsonian Secretary Calls for End to Shutdown in Open Letter

Friday, January 25th, 2019

Corcoran Gallery to Give Away Works to U.S. Institutions

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Smithsonian Confirms London Expansion

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Smithsonian Institute To Stay Open Monday During Shutdown

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Michael Govan Joins Smithsonian Board

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Stephanie Stebich Named Director of Smithsonian American Art Museum

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Smithsonian Receives Major Challenge Gift from Walton Family for Digitization of Archives

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Smithsonian’s Asian Art Collection to Go Online by End of Year

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Smithsonian Exploring Potential London Expansion

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Government Shutdown Costs to Smithsonian Reach $2.8 Million

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Smithsonian Director to Step Down Next Year

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Da Vinci Notebook Coming to the Smithsonian

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Smithsonian Issues Statement on Sequestration Closures

Friday, May 3rd, 2013
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Inside the Frick Collection’s Takeover of the Former Met Breuer

January 27th, 2021

A piece in Town and Country this week documents the Frick’s takeover of the Met Breuer building. Director Ian Wardropper says the exhibitions at the newly renovated space will “remind people that the Frick is not just a painting collection.”
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Rembrandt Work Firmly Reattributed as Work of the Artist

January 27th, 2021

A piece in the collection of Pennsylvania’s Allentown Art Museum has been firmly reattributed as an official Rembrandt.  “It’s very exciting,” says museum VP of curatorial affairs, Elaine Mehalakes. “It was a painting that had been in good standing for three centuries, and this is really a reassertion of the attribution.”
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Ai Weiwei: China “The Greatest Challenge the West has Ever Faced

January 27th, 2021

In a recent public appearance, Ai Weiwei called China “the greatest challenge the West has ever faced,” referring in particular to the current political state of Hong Kong and its relationship to mainland China.   “This is not just a struggle between Hong Kong and China. It is a struggle between freedom and a sectarian state. Hong Kong represents a value we should all protect,” he says.
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