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Amy Sherald

View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Director’s Desk: Rebels with a Cause

Posted: April 11, 2019
Category: Amy Sherald
Explore the themes featured in NMWA's most recent collection installation with NMWA director Susan Fisher Sterling.
Eight diverse women museum visitors are scattered throughout the NMWA collection galleries browsing the art on the walls.

Director’s Desk: Amy Sherald Inspires

Posted: March 28, 2018
Category: Amy Sherald
Learn more about how Amy Sherald inspires others and her two works in the NMWA collection, They call me Redbone but I’d rather be Strawberry Shortcake (2009) and It Made...
Amy Sherald speaks to a crowd in a gallery beside her striking portraits depicting individuals with gray skintones against vibrant, solid-colored backgrounds. She gestures with her hands and has a serious expression on her face.

4 Questions with Amy Sherald

Posted: July 30, 2017
Category: Amy Sherald
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Go Figure! Amy Sherald at NMWA

Posted: June 2, 2017
Category: Amy Sherald
Vibrant painting of a young lady with medium skin tone staring out against a bright pink background. The painting is partially obscured by the silhouetted heads of museum visitors.

5 Fast Facts: Amy Sherald

Posted: May 3, 2017
Category: Amy Sherald
Impress your friends with five fast facts about painter Amy Sherald, whose work is on view in NMWA’s collection galleries.
Portrait of a young woman with medium-dark skin tone rendered in grayscale set against a vibrant blue background. She wears horseback riding attire along with playful elements like a multicolored helmet and oversized bow; she holds a child's stick unicorn in her hand.

Art Fix Friday: October 21, 2016

Posted: October 21, 2016
Category: Amy Sherald
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.

Art Fix Friday: July 8, 2016

Posted: July 8, 2016
Category: Amy Sherald
View of the museum from outside showing the Neoclassical building from one corner. The building is a tan-colored stone with an arched doorway, long vertical windows, and detailed molding around the roof.