American Experience

July 1, 2006 – July 13, 2014

Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, South Floor Plan

These introductory galleries feature 19th- and 20th-century landscapes from across the United States that convey a sense of place and the defining role of land in the American imagination, paintings by Edward Hopper, and 56 photographs from Lee Friedlander's series "The American Monument" (1963-2001) of outdoor sculptures across the country.