Posts Tagged ‘National Museum of the American Latino’

Arts Roundup: American Latino Museum Moves Forward

A Room Of One's Own: DCist reports that the planned Smithsonian American Latino Museum is closer to settling down on the National Mall. Tuesday, legislation was introduced in Congress that would permit the museum to move into the Arts and Industries Building, the second oldest Smithsonian museum downtown. Museum plans have been developing since the [...]

Arts Roundup: If You Give a Gamer an Art Exhibit Edition

Crowd-Sucked: The Smithsonian American Art Museum announced the 80 titles it will feature in an exhibition on video games—as voted by gamers. Putting on a serious exhibition says a lot about how important and, well, artistic video games are; having gamers, who are not curators, vote for its content utterly belies that impulse. Basically, this [...]