Department of Seaweed: Living Archive, 2018–ongoing; Julia Lohmann (German, b. 1977), Violaine Buet (French, b. 1977) and Jon Lister (New Zealander, b. 1977); Seaweed and rattan; Dimensions variable; Photo: Pierre-Yves Dinasquet, Department of Seaweed.
Turtle egg vendor in Panama. Photo by Argelis Ruiz.
Woman between tents, Resurrection City, Washington, D.C., 1968
Robert Houston, born 1935
Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert and Greta Houston, © Robert Houston
"The Bias Inside Us"
"Age Old Cities"
John Singer Sargent, “Daisy Fellowes,” c. 1920, charcoal on paper. Private collection, Columbus, Georgia. Photo by Jim Cawthorne.
Darley exploring falconry traditions in the desert of Qatar (Photo: Travels with Darley)
Anthony Rendon’s YMCA baseball card
Major League Baseball Player Anthony Rendon pictured at age 5 on a Houston YMCA Giants T-ball league card. The front is emblazoned with “Superstars” and the back includes his height of 3 ft., 10 in.
Gift of Rene and Bridget Rendon to the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Credit: Roland Kays
The Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum’s Sunburst Lounge is one of the new programming space for Twilight Tuesdays activities featured weekly from 5-8 p.m. beginning Jan. 7, 2020. Image by Michael Barnes, Smithsonian.
Athena, a 1½-year-old two-toed sloth who went on exhibit Dec. 22.
Credit: Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Christi Belcourt (Michif), The Wisdom of the Universe, 2014, acrylic on canvas, Collection Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; Purchased with funds donated by Greg Latremoille, 2014, 2014/6. © Christi Belcourt
Goldbogen Laboratory, Stanford University / Duke University Marine Robotics and Remote Sensing. Photo taken under permit ACA / NMFS #14809.
Sailors reading, writing, and relaxing at the Red Cross Rest Room in New Orleans.
National Archives (165-WW-127A-016)
Pei-Chih Lee, reproductive biologist at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, dehydrating domestic cat ovarian tissue for storage above freezing temperatures.
Photo: Pierre Comizzoli/Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
Melinda Looi (b. 1973, Malaysia) for Melinda Looi (est. 2000, Malaysia); Ensemble (dress, turban, earrings, rings, and shoes); Sunset in Africa Collection, 2012; Tie-dyed silk chiffon with feathers, semi-precious stones, and Swarovski crystals, silk satin lining; Photograph by Sebastian Kim.
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