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September
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Artists: They’re Just Like Us!
They enjoy a good board game!
Marcel Duchamp playing chess in his studio, 1952 / Kay Bell Reynal, photographer. [Photographs of artists taken by Kay Bell Reynal], Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They enjoy a good board game!

Marcel Duchamp playing chess in his studio, 1952 / Kay Bell Reynal, photographer. [Photographs of artists taken by Kay Bell Reynal], Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

11 months ago 63 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They get their hair cut on the cheap!

Jackson Pollock cutting his father’s hair, 1927 / unidentified photographer. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 39 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They take arm’s-length selfies!

Mark and Sally Green, 1974 / Mark Green, photographer. Mark Green papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 65 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They go fishin’!

Frank Vincent DuMond and friends fishing, circa 1915 / unidentified photographer. Frank Vincent DuMond papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 23 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They love ice cream!

Andy Warhol and Philip Pearlstein in the cafeteria at the Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1948-49. / unidentified photographer. Philip Pearlstein papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 52 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They feed the pigeons!

Mimi Gross, Paul Suttman, Elisse Pogofsky-Harris, Edith Schloss and Red Grooms (kneeling) in St. Marks Piazza, Venice, Italy, 1968 / unidentified photographer. Paul Suttman papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 33 notes
12th
March
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Artists: They’re Just Like Us!
They play with their kids! They commit fashion faux pas (like wearing socks with shorts)!
Pablo Picasso and daughter Maya Picasso, ca. 1944 / unidentified photographer. William and Ethel Baziotes papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They play with their kids! They commit fashion faux pas (like wearing socks with shorts)!

Pablo Picasso and daughter Maya Picasso, ca. 1944 / unidentified photographer. William and Ethel Baziotes papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 145 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They put together furniture!

John Sloan building a bookcase, 1939 / Ernest Knee, photographer. © Ernest Knee. Ernest Knee photographs of John and Dolly Sloan, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 34 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They walk their dogs!

John Dos Passos in New York with a dog, 1940 / unidentified photographer. Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 17 notes

Artists: They’re Just Like Us!

They chat on the phone!

Alexander Calder, 1956 / Foto Mercurio, photographer. Alexander Calder papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

1 year ago 34 notes