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Free Within Ourselves: African American Art from the National Museum of American Art
October 28, 1994 – February 26, 1995

Visit paintings, sculptures, works on paper, photos, and folk art by 94 African Americans.

American Art Museum
Contemporary Crafts and the Saxe Collection
October 28, 1994 – February 5, 1995

Contemplate 122 objects of glass, ceramics, fiber, metal, and wood from The Saxe Collection of California that survey contemporary crafts of the past decade.

Renwick Gallery
Storm at Sea: A Fishing Community Speaks
October 25, 1994 – January 29, 1995

This showcase features a 6x9 quilt incorporating 6 dye-transfer photos of fishing communities. This quilt was made by the Island Fishermen's Wives (IFW) of Deer Isle, Maine.

American History Museum
Philatelic Rarities
October 24, 1994 – October 20, 1995

See 15 selected historic philatelic items from the 18th to the 20th centuries.

Postal Museum
Points of View: Single Subject/Multiple Artists
October 14, 1994 – February 20, 1995

Admire 78 works that show how 16 individual sitters are portrayed by several artists in a variety of media. Subjects include Igor Stravinsky, Paul Robeson, and Albert Einstein.

Portrait Gallery
Images of Steel
October 14, 1994 – January 18, 1995

This photography exhibit shows images of the physical plants, steel mill workers, color prints of mills, and contemporary photographs of steel mill ruins. 

American History Museum
Sacred Mountains of the World
October 7, 1994 – September 5, 1995

This exhibition draws together photographic images of famous mountains that have been inspirational in preserving wilderness and improving the environment.  

Natural History Museum
Earth Angels: Migrant Children in America
October 6, 1994 – January 9, 1995

Some 50 photographs by Nancy Buirski depict the lives of migrant farm worker children.  

American History Museum
Good Offices and Beyond: The Evolution of the Workplace
October 4, 1994 – March 19, 1995

Visit an exhibit that shows how the physical world of the office has been altered in the past two decades in response to technology, new materials, and the changing nature of work.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
National Design Museum: A New Identity for Cooper-Hewitt
September 20, 1994 – March 19, 1995

Explore Drenttel Doyle Partners' process of creating the museum's new identity from the new name National Design Museum to a new graphic identity and logo.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Afro-Caribe: The Art of Dennis Mario Rivera
September 18, 1994 – November 13, 1994

See an exhibit of Puerto Rican artist Dennis Mario Rivera's works that focus on his homeland, the Caribbean, black heritage, and the magical realism that permeates Latin American art.

Anacostia Community Museum
Works by Jesse Trevino: New York, Vietnam, San Antonio
September 16, 1994 – January 8, 1995

This exhibition features 9 paintings and drawings by this photorealistic painter.

American Art Museum
Man on Fire: Luis Jimenez
September 16, 1994 – January 2, 1995

View 41 sculptures and graphics that highlight the themes this Mexican-American artist has captured in his work.

American Art Museum
Unwelcome: Moritz Schoenberger and the S.S. St. Louis
September 15, 1994 – April 10, 1996

Letters, documents, and photographs tell the story of Moritz Schoenberger, a Holocaust survivor who traveled aboard the S.S. St. Louis with Jewish refugees in 1939.

Postal Museum
The Structure of Style: Modernism in Dutch Applied Arts 1880-1930
September 13, 1994 – August 20, 1995

Examine Dutch Modernism through decorative arts from Art Nouveau through functionalism (1880-1930) in this exhibit.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Home Care Becomes a Profession: Public Health Nursing 1885-1993
September 13, 1994 – September 17, 1995

This exhibition uses photographs to depict the Public Health Nursing Service from its inception to the present day.  

American History Museum
Aerial Inspirations: Silk Batiks by Mary Edna Fraser
September 9, 1994 – June 4, 1995

Admire 50 of Mary Edna Fraser's large-scale, silk batik art works, which demonstrate the interplay of water, land, and sky patterns. Images are based on her own aerial photography as well as satellite images.

Air and Space Museum
Balloons: The Birth of Flight, 1783-1793
September 2, 1994 – April 16, 1995

This exhibit tells the story of the invention of the balloon during the late 18th century.  

American History Museum
Beyond Paper: Chinese Calligraphy on Objects
August 27, 1994 – April 21, 1995

Appreciate the varied uses of calligraphy on 36 utilitarian and decorative works, spanning the 7th to the early 19th centuries.

Freer Gallery
Sculptures from the Flames: Ceramics by Gustav and Ulla Kraitz
August 26, 1994 – November 27, 1994

View 28 sculptures by Swedish artists Ulla and Gustav Kraitz created using traditional Chinese techniques.

Smithsonian Gardens