Curious about the advancing wonders of the age, savants traveled abroad to gather trade secrets for their homeland.
Celebrate Spring with these watercolor paintings of wildflowers by Margaret Rebecca Dickinson.
Before the Guerrilla Girls, Women Artists in Revolution pressured institutions to include women artists, inspiring similar groups around the U.S.
In addition to bringing attention to overlooked artists, one scholar argues that art criticism has contributed to their obscurity.
Curator Annie Tummino on the Queens College COVID-19 Collection.
In late imperial China, it was a devotional art using hairs plucked from devotees' own heads.
A 1907 exhibition on the founding of Jamestown featured the work of an artist determined to counter demeaning stereotypes.
Imagine tourists flocking to a famous beauty spot, only to turn around and fix their eyes on its reflection in a tiny dark mirror.
Profiles of Betye Saar, Krista Franklin, Miles Davis, Basquiat, Kanye West, Faith Ringgold and more.
In a controversial letter, the versatile author expressed frustration with critics of segregation.