smithsonian

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jim Carrey's Presidential Portrait of Trump Belongs in the Smithsonian

"You Scream. I Scream. Will We Ever Stop Screaming?" is nothing short of a masterpiece.
Drew Schwartz
3.30.18
FMV games

This Awkward FMV Game Will Be Shown at the Smithsonian

‘The Awkward Steve Duology’ is a delightfully goofy FMV game about a socially anxious dude.
Danielle Riendeau
7.21.17
architecture

Giant Glitch Architecture Illusions Overtake the Smithsonian

Architects FreelandBuck will create a temporary 2,500 sq. ft ceiling in the Renwick’s Grand Salon. As visitors move about the space, nine suspended ceilings will appear to move and shift, assisting and contradicting the illusion.
Kevin Holmes
6.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Left a Noose at DC's African American History Museum

It was the second one found at a Smithsonian museum in the past week.
River Donaghey
6.1.17
last week in art

A Noose Was Found Hanging Outside the Hirshhorn Museum

Park Police have launched an investigation into the purported hate crime.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.30.17
Chinese food

Are We Wrong to Call Americanized Chinese Food 'Inauthentic'?

"If you’re talking about Chinese food, it’s more than likely that someone will say, 'That’s not really Chinese food,' that they know a place that’s more ‘real.’"
Cedric Yeh
4.30.17
museums

This Exhibition Celebrates the Ordinary Citizens Designing America

Get inspired by the designers creatively improving their communities at ‘By The People.'
Azura Wannmann
2.25.17
Art

To Save Dorothy’s Red Slippers, It May Take a Wizard | Conservation Lab

With three clicks and $300,000, the Smithsonian hopes to #KeepThemRuby for at least another century.
Noémie Jennifer
10.25.16
Art

Here's James Turrell and David Adjaye on Light, Space, and Architecture

The White House's South by South Lawn festival brought light artist James Turrell and architect David Adjaye into conversation. It was awesome.
Nathaniel Ainley
10.11.16
Art

The New Smithsonian Looks Like a Fortress: Last Week in Art

Also, Jared Leto is producing and starring in an Andy Warhol biopic, written by Terence Winter.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.26.16
Art

Paul McCartney Says Kanye Reminds Him of Andy Warhol | Last Week in Art

Also in art news, a Harry Potter exhibition, and two men caught trying to steal a Banksy copy.
TCP Staff
8.15.16
Art

Shia LaBeouf Wants You to Pick Him Up: Last Week in Art

LaBeouf, Rönkkö, & Turner are touring the US with strangers for their new project #TAKEMEANYWHERE.
Sami Emory
5.31.16
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