Podcast: What It Takes to Paint a Portrait of a First Lady

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The artist behind the National Portrait Gallery’s painting of Michelle Obama reveals her creative process Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media polarizing tactics. This site […]

How Artists Are Always at the Forefront of Political Change

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Maya Freelon, who was featured at the Smithsonian’s By the People festival, discusses the role of artists in society Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media […]

The Ancient Origins of Art

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Humans began making art 40,000 years ago. Why? Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media polarizing tactics. This site is owned and operated by Underlab Media […]

Worker Charged With Sexually Molesting Eight Children at Immigrant Shelter, New Records Show

This story was originally published by ProPublica. It includes graphic details of alleged sexual violence against minors.  Leer en español aquí. A youth care worker for Southwest Key has been charged with 11 sex offenses after authorities accused him of molesting at least eight unaccompanied immigrant boys over nearly a year at one of the company’s […]

Why MIT Has an Art Museum

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Technology and art have always been intertwined, says the director of the university’s art museum Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media polarizing tactics. This site […]

Five Books That Expand Our Definition of What Art Can Be

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The director of the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum highlights a handful of publications worth giving a read Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media polarizing tactics. […]

The Prince Who Preordered Jane Austen’s First Novel

The Prince Who Preordered Jane Austen’s First Novel

For an author publishing her first novel, every pre-order is a valuable prize. For Jane Austen, a 36-year-old writer who polished her prose in a country parlor by reading aloud to family, cracking 19th-century England’s book market came with some royal help. A new discovery —a 15-shilling bill of sale from 1811, for Austen’s Sense […]

A Second Manufacturer Just Told Nevada Not to Use its Drugs for Executions

Another pharmaceutical company doesn’t want Nevada to use its drug to execute Scott Dozier. On Monday, a district judge approved a motion filed by Hikma, the manufacturer of the powerful opioid fentanyl, to join the lawsuit filed by Alvogen, the maker of the controversial sedative midazolam. Midazolam has been blamed for several botched executions in the past and […]

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