About this deal
While an average tour of the Smithsonian American Art Museum might highlight some of the world’s most renowned American artists, during this tour you will focus specifically on African American artists throughout history, many of whom typically existed in the shadows of well-known artists. During this tour, you will get a glimpse of the lifestyles of African American artists and the challenges they faced to finally end up glorified in the prestigious annals of American art history. You will be guided in close-looking at the artworks for an interactive experience. And you will also hear poetry inspired by select artworks. Overall, you will learn about art by African Americans artists from the 1850s to the present day.