Peggy Carouthers

For many, the term “printmaking” may conjure images of Enlightenment-era political cartoons or perhaps a Renaissance printing press, but printmaking is one of the oldest human art forms.
For a design so simple, the history of the smiley face is surprisingly long and contentious.
Here are 11 of the most surprising facts about the history of the Louvre.
Claude Monet became a master painter whose works have become synonymous with the Impressionist movement he helped found.
In the decades since its completion in 1970, Robert Smithson’s massive work has become the most famous work of Land Art in the world.
Art and politics have come to a head. In our current state of political upheaval, the role of governing and our status quo is being challenged. Art is not only being utilized as a vessel to engage in…
Born on New Year’s Eve in 1869, Henri Matisse became one of the most influential French painters of the 20th century. Here are 10 surprising facts about the life of Henri Matisse.

On March 25, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed the hotly contested $2 trillion stimulus plan, which includes provisions for arts organizations and museums, and…