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Apr 13, 2015, 11:39 ET
Darren Waterston, "Filthy Lucre," 2013-14; Mixed media; Approx. 146 x 366 x 238 inches; Courtesy the artist and DC Moore Gallery, New York; Installation view, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA; Photo: Hutomo Wicaksono, Freer|Sackler, Smithsonian

Artist Darren Waterston Recreates Iconic Peacock Room as a Magnificent Ruin at Smithsonian's Sackler Gallery

"Filthy Lucre," an immersive interior by painter Darren Waterston, reimagines James McNeill Whistler's famed Peacock Room, a sumptuous 19th-century...

Nov 27, 2012, 12:15 ET

Smithsonian's Sackler Gallery Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Landmark Week of Events

Asian Art Enthusiasts Descend on D.C. Nov. 28 -- Dec. 1 In celebration of 25 years of groundbreaking exhibitions, programs and scholarship...

Nov 20, 2012, 15:17 ET

The Silk Road Society Presents "Club Caravan" Black Tie After-Party

DJ Ani Quinn, Dancing, and Ancient Artwork Mark Sackler's 25th Anniversary Gala In celebration of the Arthur M. Sackler Galleries 25th...