From portraits of family friends and famous individuals to the aesthetics of religious traditions from Puerto Rico to the American South-West, this guide celebrates Latin art, innovation and tradition.
Comprehensive history of African-American women artists, from slavery to the present day. Details hundreds ofimportant works, many of which deliberately challenge identity myths -- of the carnal Jezebel, the asexual Mammy, the imperious Matriarch.
Artifacts, documents, and art that reflect the history and development of the African American experience in its many aspects. Subjects include the era of slavery, the period of Reconstruction, the Harlem Renaissance, and the civil rights movement.
One of the world's most expansive collections of Native artifacts, including objects, photographs, archives, and media covering the entire Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego.