May 11, 2007 - June 6, 2008
This was the inaugural exhibition of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. The images were selected from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery. The theme; African American resistance across 150 years of American history.
July 1, 2006 - February 24, 2008
During the second half of the 20th century, the United States and the Soviet Union engaged in a global struggle. Beginning with Yalta and ending with the collapse of the Berlin Wall, this exhibition explores how U.S. presidents reacted to the events of the age.
July 1, 2006 - January 21, 2008
The National Portrait Gallery along with the Smithsonian American Art Museum, occupies the historic Patent Office Building, re-opened in 2006.