Skip to main content

Articles with keyword "painting"

Feature

Witness to War

Artist Otto Dix documents the horrors of World War I.

Feature

American Modernists

An exhibition focuses on the twentieth-century artists who created a new aesthetic.

Conversation

Life Through Art’s Prism

British writer Paul Johnson talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the history of art and its place in America.

Conversation

Recollections from the Ring

Painter, writer, television producer, and fight doctor Ferdie Pacheco talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole.

Feature

Inventing the Landscape

Gainsborough abandons portraiture to portray the idyllic in English country life.

Feature

A New Visual Language

An exhibition explores how the American West inspired Modernism.

Feature

Portrait of the Past

Newly discovered Maya murals reveal the civilization's sophistication.

Passenger pigeons

Feature

Drawn From Nature

John James Audubon captured a disappearing world in his paintings.

Feature

The Passing City

Artist John Sloan documented the sidewalk theater of a changing New York.