Jackson Pollock with his dogs, ca. 1955
Lists: To-dos, Illustrated Inventories, Collected Thoughts, and Other Artists' Enumerations from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art
The exhibition celebrates this most common form of documentation by presenting an array of lists made by a broad range of artists, from Pablo Picasso and Alexander Calder to H. L. Mencken, Eero Saarinen, Elaine de Kooning, and Lee Krasner.
Why No 'Expose to the Right' Mode?
From time to time on the Internet, including several times in the comments to Ctein's post yesterday, I hear people wish that digital SLRs had an automatic "expose to the right" mode that would put the histogram right up to...
Illustrated Letters and Envelopes
Looking for a little eye candy? The Smithsonian Archives of American Art has a beautiful exhibit up online titled "More Than Words" featuring illustrated letters from their archives. Also from the eye candy department, The Guardian posted a slideshow of...
Subject Files:Knoll Showroom, San Francisco, Florence Knoll Bassett papers, 1932-2000 - Digitized Collection Viewer
collections image and media gallery Subject Files:Knoll Showroom, San Francisco