Only a few days after the passing of James Cotton, one of the country's greatest blues harmonica players, we lost one of our greatest...
Phyllis Diller is widely considered the first female stand-up comic to perform as a solo act. While she is mainly known for her career in...
We asked Eric Jentsch, deputy chair and curator in our Division of Culture and the Arts, for his NCAA bracket picks. Then he disappeared...

Blog Posts in "Weingarten Portrait"

Child's artwork
Editor's note: In this guest post, middle school teacher Suzanne Hadidi describes how she used portraits by artist Robert Weingarten to...
Biographical portrait of Celia Cruz by Robert WeingartenIt's a pop of vivid color and glimmering textures, tinted with memories of home,...
We asked you to vote on which of five iconic American figures should be memorialized in a new biographical portrait by Robert Weingarten, a...
Over 10,000 votes have been cast in our contest to choose the subject of a new biographical portrait by Robert Weingarten, a noted...
Voting for our Frame an Iconic American contest opened May 11, 2012 and will run through May 26, 2012. Voting extended through May 28!...
Help choose a historical figure whose biographical portrait will be composed by Robert Weingarten, a noted photographic artist. Read about...
Medallion
The National Museum of American History and photographer Robert Weingarten are working in collaboration to build a historic portrait with...
The National Museum of American History and photographer Robert Weingarten are working in collaboration to build a historic portrait with...
The National Museum of American History and photographer Robert Weingarten are working in collaboration to build a historic portrait with...
Woman with hat and coat and poster addressed to "Kaiser Wilson"
The National Museum of American History and photographer Robert Weingarten are working in collaboration to build a historic portrait with...
The National Museum of American History and photographer Robert Weingarten are working in collaboration to build a historic portrait with...