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Remembering Dick Gregory and Jerry Lewis

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:56:00 +0000
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Graphic poster of a man looking up to the right
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Portrait of a Moment: November 22, 1963

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National Portrait Gallery
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Blog posts
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Published Date:
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:19:44 PST
Blog Post Category:
Biography
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This article is the third in a series of articles commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy John and Jacqueline Kennedy./ Yousuf Karsh / Gelatin silver print, 1957 / National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift...
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Elvis Down Under: The Last Stop for Al Wertheimer’s 1956 Photos of the King

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National Portrait Gallery
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Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:28:35 PST
Blog Post Category:
Exhibitions
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Photo by Mark Mohell, Staff Photographer, National Portrait Gallery of Australia, Canberra Six years, fourteen venues, and more than thirty thousand miles later, the exhibition that became “Elvis at 21” draws to a close on the other side of the...
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Three Questions with William Souder

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National Portrait Gallery
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Smithsonian staff publications
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Published Date:
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:14:12 PDT
Blog Post Category:
Biography
Books
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Beginning with A Plague of Frogs (2000), William Souder has written about science and scientists. His work has received many awards: Souder’s 2004 biography, Under a Wild Sky: John James Audubon and the Making of the Birds of America, was...
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Sharing Stories: Deaf Latino Experiences

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National Portrait Gallery
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Conversations and talks
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Published Date:
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 08:42:05 PST
Blog Post Category:
Events
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Dr. Robert Davila (center) and Manny Hernandez (right) discussed their experiences as deaf Latinos. On Thursday, December 4, the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian Latino Center hosted “Sharing Stories: Deaf Latino Experiences,”an onstage conversation in American Sign Language between...
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Capturing the Real Ted Turner

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:55:30 PST
Blog Post Category:
News
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How does a portrait painter successfully translate a likeness to canvas—especially when the sitter is someone larger than life, like media entrepreneur and environmentalist Ted Turner? Understanding the background and accomplishments of one’s subject is key, says Jon R. Friedman,...
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Artist Bo Gehring: Reminding Us to Slow Down

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National Portrait Gallery
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Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:21:11 PST
Blog Post Category:
Exhibitions
News
Portrait of an Artist
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Esperanza Spalding is a very busy person. A Grammy Award-winning musician, she captivates audiences on the international stage, from New York to Rio and Tokyo to Paris. She’s played everything from button-down jazz festivals to black tie evenings at the...
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Face to Face: Elaine de Kooning's "Burghers of Amsterdam"

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National Portrait Gallery
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Smithsonian staff publications
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Published Date:
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 08:20:46 PST
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Bright colors, bold strokes, and expressive figures. When I look at The Burghers of Amsterdam Avenue by Elaine de Kooning, that is what I see. Conversation, writing, and sketching. When I lead groups in the galleries, that is what we...
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Welcome to the Neighborhood, Mr. Rogers

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National Portrait Gallery
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Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:32:32 +0000
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Image of a man holding a smiling child
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Portraits
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A Balancing Act: Rights and Reproductions in the Digital Age

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National Portrait Gallery
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Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:45:40 +0000
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Small white plaster cast of a bearded man's face is scanned by a large laser that casts a blue light
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Portraits
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Antebellum Portraits by Mathew Brady

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National Portrait Gallery
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Smithsonian staff publications
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Published Date:
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:32:23 +0000
Description:
Black and white image of a man in a black suit looking away from the viewer
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Portraits
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A Chiropractor, an Engineer, and a Scientist Walk Into a Museum…

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:35:13 +0000
Description:
A group of people gathered around a portrait listen to a woman pointing to the wall
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Portraits
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A Chiropractor, an Engineer, and a Scientist Walk Into a Museum...

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:35:13 +0000
Description:
A group of people gathered around a portrait listen to a woman pointing to the wall
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Portraits
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On Tour: The Outwin 2016 in Texas with Finalist Rigoberto A. Gonzalez

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 19:38:18 +0000
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Long Tack Sam's Magical Fame and Mysterious Vanishing Act

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:52:00 +0000
Description:
A poster of a man wearing a silky garment
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Portraits
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Miami Heat: Famous Floridians at the National Portrait Gallery

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National Portrait Gallery
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Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:03:57 +0000
Description:
A black and white photograph of a woman wearing black clothing
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Portraits
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The Original It-Girl

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National Portrait Gallery
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Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
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Published Date:
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:32:58 +0000
Description:
Women sitting looking sadly into camera
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Portraits
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Talking about Cool: The Edgar P. Richardson Symposium on American Cool

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 13:18:59 PST
Blog Post Category:
Events
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Miles Davis (1926–199) / Aram Avakian (1926–1987) / Reproduction print from 1955 original / Aram Avakian Collection, © Aram Avakian On Friday, March 7, 2014, the National Portrait Gallery will host a daylong discussion of the current exhibition “American Cool.”...
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Disco Inferno: 70s Night Pop Quiz

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Creator:
National Portrait Gallery
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:27:11 PST
Blog Post Category:
Events
Description:
The Jackson Five/ Gemini Rising, Inc./ Color halftone poster on paper, 1970/ National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Chisholm Larsson Gallery, New York City Disco might be dead, but we’ll never forget the ’70s. This tumultuous decade was a...
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More than Just Faces in the Crowd

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National Portrait Gallery
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Published Date:
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 19:41:52 +0000
Description:
Photograph of drawings with flesh colored backgrounds tacked to a wall
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Portraits
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