National Portrait Gallery
$75,000
Washington, DC
2022

To support Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900, a collection reinstallation presenting a broad range of popular art forms, including silhouettes, sheet music, theatrical posters, and playing cards alongside paintings and sculptures. The presentation aims to expand the understanding of American visual culture during this historical period, enlarge definitions of portraiture, and to challenge preconceptions about what merits historical analysis and museum display.