An excerpt from the book that is the basis for a new exhibition at the American Folk Art Museum
On Feb. 6 the MFA will open Collecting Stories: The Invention of Folk Art, a reconsideration of works on paper and sculpture from the Karolik Collection of American Folk Art
Get to know a pair of winsome pieces of Pennsylvania pottery at the Met
Formal, academic rigor is not the point here; curiosity, wonder, and enchantment are
America is filled with local history museums, town libraries, and regional art museums containing some of the finest examples of early American portraiture
For generations of Virginia musicians, dulcimer (or dulcimore) has described a family of instruments with three characteristics
As part of their Photography + series, the Art Institute of Chicago is examining the influence of photography and folk art on American culture in the Depression years by bringing together FSA images and folk artifacts emblematic of those painted for the Index.
A classic example of regional folk craft, Taghkanic baskets have been woven in a small corner of the Hudson River valley since the mid-eighteenth century.
The Delaware Antiques Show is in full swing at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington, Delaware, where it runs through Sunday.
The want for space is now being addressed at the museum’s main exhibition site at 2 Lincoln Square in Manhattan, with the inauguration of new “gallery”