Artists from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Washington, and the UK.
Whether under Dutch, British, or American control, New York’s early development was supported by slavery.
This week in art news: the Acropolis starts accepting credit cards amid Greek cash crisis, 8 million animal mummies found in Egyptian catacombs, and Marilyn Monroe’s grave marker sells at auction for 100 times its pre-sale estimate.
In the 1982 television special “I Love Liberty,” Robin Williams channels the voice of the American flag.
One of the greatest pleasures of teaching design history to college students is time travel.
Est. amount (in US$) collectors spent at contemporary, modern, postwar, and Impressionist art auction in first 6 mo. of 2015 = 3,700,000,000