Tag Archives: American art

26Jan/22

U.S. Postal Service Salutes Legendary Sculptor Edmonia Lewis

The U.S. Postal Service today celebrated the life and legacy of Edmonia Lewis, the first African American and Native American sculptor to earn international recognition, as the 45th honoree in the Black Heritage Stamp series during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Continue reading

15Jan/22

Foley’s Annual MLK Jr. Oratory Competition Announces 2022 Winners

Elementary school students celebrated their diverse communities and honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the final rounds of Foley & Lardner LLP’s Annual MLK Jr. Oratory Competitions in Dallas and Houston on January 14. The fourth- and fifth-graders, who advanced from preliminary and semifinal rounds, delivered original speeches addressing the topic: “How would Dr. King assess our progress in achieving his vision for America?” Continue reading

19Aug/16

Naked Trump statues erected in U.S. cities

Naked statues of Donald Trump draw hundreds of onlookers in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

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