Articles

Posted 09/10/14

Uncommon women and the art of the common man

The role of women in the discovery, promotion, and collecting of American folk art

Posted 08/12/14

A Fruitful Exchange

The emergence of Native American floral beadwork, one of the rare benefits of contact with Euro-Americans, is displayed at the Autry National Center, where contemporary examples indicate the tradition's rich survival 

Posted 08/12/14

Flagrant Delights

Within a larger collection of folk art, a group of erotica raises seldom-addressed questions about vernacular expressions of physical joy

Posted 07/21/14

House of the spirits

Several centuries of regional art and architecture come together in Santa Fe's Roque Lobato house 

Posted 07/21/14

Breaking ground: British folk art at the Tate

A millennium overdue, the first ever exhibition of British folk art arrives at Tate Britain 

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