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National Endowment for the Arts

Washington, DC Jennifer January captured this happy group at the Blue Star Museums press announcement right before everyone headed off to tour the different Balboa Park museums. My friend Jenny...
Bristol, Connecticut An oversized bubble machine is one of the highlights of the Water Wonders exhibit at the Imagine Nation Children's Museum at One Pleasant Street in Bristol, Connecticut. Photo...
Denver, Colorado Colorado artist Vance Kirkland---whose eponymous school of art is now the Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art---also founded the School of Art at the University of Denver...
Richmond, Virginia Jacqueline Goodrich's husband viewing Teresita Fernadez's Projection Screen (Black Onyx), at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia. Photo by Jacqueline Goodrich Today my soldier and...
Phoenix, Arizona Phoenix Art Museum’s main entrance and lobby at 1625 N. Central Avenue. Photo by Bill Timmerman courtesy of Phoenix Art Museum. With a collection of more than 18,000...
Pine Bluff, Arkansas Working with nature at the nanoscale helps scientists learn more about the world around us. One display from Nanotechnology: What's the Big Deal? (above left) looks at...
Beaufort, South Carolina Sophie Roth-Douquet won an art contest sponsored by the Armed Services YMCA with this drawing, which hung in the U.S. Capitol in 2009. Image courtesy of Roth-Douquet...
Birmingham, Alabama Several sculptural works within the space extend the cloudscape drawings that comprise Amy Pleasant's Suspended into three dimensions. Photo courtesy Birmingham Museum of Art Founded in 1951, Alabama's...
Washington, DC Encompassing an entire downtown city block, DAR National Headquarters houses one of the nation’s premier genealogical libraries, one of the foremost collections of pre-industrial American decorative arts, Washington,...
San Diego, California BSF Chapter Director for the Southern California region (from left) Charlie Roth-Douquet, Theo January, Mitchell January, and Ethan January visit the San Diego Museum of Art after...

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