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Women are increasingly getting the top museum jobs. Will more of them finally get equal pay?

July 2 It began with a flurry of landmark appointments. Last year, the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum welcomed Ellen Stofan as its first female director, and then Anthea Hartig …

Lonnie Bunch isn’t afraid to address white supremacy. What else will that change for the Smithsonian?

A critically acclaimed National Gallery show must come down, so workers are moving the art without pay

Is it a museum or not? The question is worth asking.

This new museum doesn’t want Instagram or crowds. Does that make it elitist?

European museums may loan back some works stolen from former colonies

50 years later, St. Louis’ Gateway Arch emerges with a new name and a skeptical view of western expansion

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