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Smithsonian To Launch New Magazine On Cultural Travel

WASHINGTON (AP) — Smithsonian Enterprises, the business arm of the popular museum complex, is launching its first new magazine in 30 years with a focus on cultural travelers. 282 more words

News

Barbara Lee Smith - Textile Artist - Studio Tour

I first saw an exhibition by Barbara Lee Smith in Great Britain at the Knitting and Stitch Show.  People at this show are well accustomed to embroidery as an art form. 387 more words

Special Events

#Smithsonian Institute Costume Collection - Made in China?

I received a beautiful gift from my cousin in the mail Saturday from the Smithsonian Institute’s Costume Collection. The silk scarf was created by women’s designers from the Twentieth Century. 307 more words

Life And Love

Jon Laine: DC Loves Dilla plays SXSW

“Dilla’s sound is many things, but the way he EQ’s his drums..Kanye West called J Dilla a drum god because that is the thing that sticks out the most about his production, to me at least, is that his drums are just so out in the front. 610 more words

Music

“From Paper to Wall” the Murals of Carlos Callejo

Presented by Santa Ana College at Santa Ana College Main Gallery
February 18 – April 2, 2015

Callejo, a Los Angeles-based artist, educator, and activist, has played a major role in over 40 mural projects nationally and internationally. 100 more words

Elaine Fleming

Willie Soon saga

I was tempted to ignore the whole Willie Soon saga, but since everyone else is writing about it, I thought I would post something. Personally, I think academic freedom is extremely important. 569 more words

Climate Change

Hartman Farms to be featured at the Smithsonian Institution

Our local newspaper, the Idaho Press-Tribune, printed an article recently with some exciting news about Hartman Farms, who we profiled last year.

The Smithsonian Institute chose the story of Hartman Farms to integrate into a special display at the Smithsonian museum in Washington, D.C. 42 more words

Farm Families