paintings

The distinctive, Victorian-style towers of the Smithsonian Institution Arts and Industries Building. (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Md. Family Loans 19 Paintings to Smithsonian American Art

Rarely seen American paintings from a private family collection in Maryland will be going on view at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

03/13/2015

Artist Jon McNaughton's latest piece, "Obama Foreign Policy." (Credit: jonmcnaughton.com)

Controversial Artist Creates New Obama Foreign Policy Critique

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — Artist Jon McNaughton released a new painting Monday critiquing President Barack Obama on foreign policy. McNaughton is known for his controversial work, often mixing religion with politics. His latest work includes a […]

03/02/2015

Sunset at Montmajour, 1888. (Photo credit: Van Gogh Museum)

D.C. Exhibit of Van Gogh’s ‘Repetitions’ Extended

The Phillips Collection is extending its exhibition of Vincent van Gogh’s artwork for an extra week in Washington.

01/03/2014

Sunset at Montmajour, 1888. (Photo credit: Van Gogh Museum)

Van Gogh’s Artistic ‘Repetitions’ Featured in D.C.

Vincent van Gogh’s various versions of some of his well-known paintings are featured in the first major exhibit of his artwork in Washington in 15 years at The Phillips Collection.

10/11/2013

Obamanation by Jon McNaughton (Photo Credit: http://www.mcnaughtonart.com/)

Controversial Artist Creates New Obama Attack

Jon McNaughton released yet another painting about President Obama.

08/31/2012

One of the more popular pictures that Jason Heuser produced, "Teddy Roosevelt Bigfoot Hunter" (Photo Credit: Jason Heuser)

JFK Riding A Unicorn? Artist Depicts Presidential Greats In Sci-Fi Settings

Just imagine JFK riding a robot unicorn on the moon, Thomas Jefferson punching out gorillas, Ben Franklin battling Zeus in the sky, or Teddy Roosevelt hunting Sasquatch with a machine gun — these are some of the magical, weird, and fantastical images that Jason Heuser produces.

02/24/2012