Manuel Acevedo reimagines the streets of his hometown of Newark, New Jersey, a city shaped by periods of unrest and urban renewal initiatives that tore down existing housing to erect massive housing projects. source

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Lighting Designer, Scott Rosenfeld, takes you behind the scenes of “Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light.” source

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Camilo José Vergara captured, through photography, over 40 years of changes in the urban landscape of 65 East 125th Street in Harlem. Through these photographs, he tells the story of change, growth, and life in Harlem. source

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Ruben Ochoa deliberately tampers with the appearance of the I-10, a freeway that runs through East Los Angeles. He created a lenticular print that interlaces two different views of a freeway wall. As viewers walk past his photograph, the wall partially disappears, opening up a portal into an imaginary verdant landscape. source

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Hiram Maristany’s street photographs of New York City’s El Barrio in the 1960s and early 1970s are an ode to his beloved neighborhood. source

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Artist Nick Cave discusses creating his first Soundsuit in 1992 in response to the Rodney King beating. He explains the ideas and materials that inspired him to make the Soundsuit in SAAM’s collection – one of approximately 500 Soundsuits the artist has made over the years. source

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Join Abraham Thomas, the Fleur and Charles Bresler Curator-in-Charge, as he talks with glass artist Judith Schaechter—known for her remarkably intricate and provocative pieces—about her work and artistic process. source

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Public Programs Coordinator Gloria Kenyon demonstrates crafting for the next Handi Hour program at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. http://www.americanart.si.edu/multimedia/video/handihour/ source

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Public Programs Coordinator Gloria Kenyon demonstrates crafting for the next Handi Hour program at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. http://www.americanart.si.edu/multimedia/video/handihour/ source

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Museum of Modern Art Conservator, Ben Fino-Radin, presents a lecture investigating the conservation of media art. source

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