National Portrait Gallery
A giant portrait of a young man’s face has emerged in the landscape of the National Mall in the first such public artwork commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery.
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At Maryland’s State House, visitors peek into today’s state Senate and House of Delegates chambers.
The National Portrait Gallery is continuing a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with a new exhibit focusing on the two generals who led Confederate and Union troops into battle.
While most federal workers have a snow day, the Smithsonian Institution is opening several museums to visitors at their regular times.
Martin Sullivan, the former director of the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, has died at his home in Piney Point, Md. He was 70.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has installed a loaned painting of the first four female Supreme Court justices.
Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is joining with historians and scholars for a symposium on the War of 1812 at the National Portrait Gallery next week in Washington.
The National Portrait Gallery in Washington is exploring the life of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart from her flying to her advocacy for women’s rights.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is opening a major exhibit on the War of 1812 with objects from Canada, Great Britain and the United States.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery director is stepping down at the end of May due to health reasons.