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Cheryl Pope – Santo Domingo

Cheryl Pope explains the influences and construction of her work “Untitled” which is on display permanent in the U.S. Embassy Santo Domingo.

Art in Embassies in Madrid

The Art in Embassies Madrid exhibition, with over eighty-two works on loan by American and Spanish artists, galleries and museums is one of the largest to date. This video showcases some of the works, artists and interior spaces of the U.S. Ambassador’s residence in Madrid.
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James Jean, Adrift, 2015, Archival pigment-based ink print, Courtesy of the artist, Los Angeles, California

Taipei 2016 Art in Embassies exhibition walk-through

AIT Director Moy: As AIT Director one of the great honors I have is the chance to install an art exhibition in my residence. Kathy and I hope that this exhibition tells a visual story of what it is like to be an American today. We selected pieces that are meaningful to us personally and […]

Time lapse American Institute Taiwan exhibition

Time lapse video of the American Institute Taiwan’s Art in Embassies exhibition installation.
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Glenn Ligon Double America

Double America by Glenn Ligon

Glenn Ligon explains the significance of his work “Double America” on loan to the U.S. Ambassador’s residence in Madrid from 2013-2016. “I was thinking about how America and democracy has always had this sense of opposition showing tremendous promise and also tremendous amount of things wrong, things that need to be fixed, to be worked on.

American Artist Lecture Series: Spencer Finch at TATE Modern

Artist Spencer Finch, whose Moonlight window installation is currently on display through 2016 at Winfield House, the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence London, was the fourth speaker in the American Artist Lecture Series, a partnership between Art in Embassies (AIE), Tate Modern and US Embassy London. This partnership welcomes audiences of young artists and scholars in a […]
Spencer Finch at TATE Modern American Artist Lecture Series
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American Artist Lecture Series: Maya Lin at TATE Modern

Maya Lin’s acclaimed work encompasses large-scale environmental installations, intimate studio artworks, architectural works, and memorials. She virtually redefined the idea of monument with her very first work, the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial, and since then has gone on to pursue a remarkable career in both art and architecture, while still being committed to the exploration of […]

AIE Conversation Series – Monica Stroik

Artist Monica Stroik sat down with Art in Embassies staff to talk about her artwork and influences on her piece in the Ankara exhibition 2015. Produced in conjunction with Art in Embassies’ exhibition in Ankara at the official residence of U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, John R. Bass

AIE Conversation Series – W.C. Richardson

Artist W.C. Richardson sat down with Art in Embassies staff to talk about his artwork and influences on his piece in the Ankara exhibition 2015. Produced in conjunction with Art in Embassies’ exhibition in Ankara at the official residence of U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, John R. Bass

Villa Taverna Opening with AIE Director Ellen Susman Video

Ellen Susman speaking in Rome at the opening of Art in Embassies’ exhibition at Villa Taverna, the official residence of U.S. Ambassador to Italy, John R. Phillips.
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Mari Gardner Mbabane

Mari Gardner – Unheard Voices – Mbabane, Swaziland Video

Mari Gardner traveled to Mbabane, Swaziland from November 8 to November 22, 2008. During her trip she worked with local orphanages and not-for-profit organizations such as the AIDS Support Center to expose as many different sectors of society to her art as her visit would allow. Her visit particularly benefited the women and children of […]

AIE Taipei 2011 Video

Television interview with AIT director William Stanton.

Julie Wolfe in Quito, Ecuador

The designer and artist Julie Wolfe visited Ecuador from September 19-27, 2011. During her tour she had the opportunity to share her knowledge and methodologies with artisans in the Ecuadorian Amazon. A group of 15 women participated in a workshop to improve their designs and techniques of jewelry for sale to tourists. This event was […]
Julie Wolfe working with a local artist
Transformations stencil of a bird

Art in Embassies Cape Town Video

‘Transformations’ was a cross cultural Artist Exchange program, sponsored by Art in Embassies (AIE) and U.S. Embassy, South Africa, with the goal to engage U.S. artists and South African artists with local communities through the medium of art. Participants in this three-day outreach series, which took place in different townships and cities within South Africa, […]

Bonnie Dolin – Moldova TV AIE Cultural Exchange

Bonnie Dolin traveled to Chisinau, Moldova between November 12-20, 2004 for a week of cultural diplomacy outreach and local artist workshops.
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William Watson Hines speaks in Ethiopia Video

William Watson Hinds describes the works he lent to an AIE exhibition in Addis Ababa.

Vicky Huddleston on Art in Embassies – Havana, Cuba

Vicki Huddleston, Chief of the U.S. Interests Section in Havana from 1999-2002.
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AIE Conversation Series – Susan Eder

Artist Susan Eder sat down with Art in Embassies staff to talk about her artwork and influences on her pieces in the Ankara exhibition 2015. Produced in conjunction with Art in Embassies’ exhibition in Ankara at the official residence of U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, John R. Bass

AIE Conversation Series – Dennis Lee Mitchell

Artist Dennis Lee Mitchell sat down with Art in Embassies staff to talk about his artwork and influences on his piece in the Ankara exhibition 2015. Produced in conjunction with Art in Embassies’ exhibition in Ankara at the official residence of U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, John R. Bass
Students and faculty of Hacettepe University School of Fine Art pose with Mitchell after his talk.
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