Civil War and American Art: Soldiers in Camp

Last week I toured the Civil War and American Art exhibition currently on display at the American Art Museum. I’m not imbued with a deep understanding of the arts such as these. But I found the exhibition both entertaining and insightful. A couple of the paintings captured a bit more of my attention. Both depictedContinue reading “Civil War and American Art: Soldiers in Camp”

Smithsonian Exhibition: The Civil War and American Art

This is for those who think all my Civil War studies are focused on cannon blasts and bugle calls! Starting in mid-November, the Smithsonian American Art Museum hosts an exhibition titled The Civil War and American Art: The Civil War and American Art will examine how America‚Äôs artists represented the impact of the Civil WarContinue reading “Smithsonian Exhibition: The Civil War and American Art”