Nancy McKeon

The Smithsonian Gets Crafty Again

Facing a virtual, and financial, challenge.

September 10, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Reflecting on Dollhouses

Viewing tiny constructions is a pleasure. Collecting them is a passion.

September 4, 2020

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Virtual Museum: A Cut Above

‘Gems’ is a dazzling exhibit . . . on paper.

August 28, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Teeny Tiny Pieces of the Past

These travel souvenirs are enduring works of art.

August 21, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Fake (Art) News

One person’s fraud is another person’s entertaining museum show.

August 14, 2020

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Virtual Museum: FIT Celebrates Bacall

An online exhibit reminds us how chic the actress was.

August 6, 2020

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Picnic Fair

Dining is an outdoor activity these days, so let’s make it festive.

July 31, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Black Artists and Modernism

The Phillips Collection shines light on a gap in modern art.

July 23, 2020

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Recycle My Life, Please

What can items like these possibly have in common?

July 16, 2020

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‘Sex and Vanity’ and a Whole Lotta Shopping

“Rich” has its own Zip code, but author Kevin Kwan invites us to visit.

July 10, 2020

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Not-Very-Green Acre: I Confess

Experience cannot help a gardener who’s determined to remain a rookie.

July 2, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Shades of Gray

A clever exhibit fills in the picture of architect Eileen Gray.

June 26, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Raphael in Rome

The Renaissance master is celebrated 500 years after his death.

June 19, 2020

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Things We Have Learned

The lockdown is teaching us about potato chips, sweatpants, breast lumps and much more.

June 11, 2020

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Our Turn

There’s a new conversation to be had about race. Listen up, talk . . . and then act accordingly.

June 7, 2020

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Fauci Fans

Holy Tony! Why can’t the good doctor be in charge of civil unrest too?

June 4, 2020

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Focusing the Outside

Sometimes it’s the non-living elements that pull a garden together.

May 29, 2020

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Virtual Museum: Fairy Tale Fashion

The Museum at FIT offers an escapist fantasy from its archive.

May 21, 2020

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