Exhibit of Art Work from "Animals in Art, Sketch-ins"
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At the National Zoo, an exhibit of artwork by sketchers, who participated in the "Animals in Art, Sketch-ins", is being viewed by two visitors. On the wall to the left are sketches of the pandas at the zoo at that time.
National Zoological Park (U.S.)
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Office of Education at the National Zoo sponsored workshops to bring animals to man's attention through art. Sketch materials were furnished and noted local artists volunteered as teachers to both novice and more experienced sketchers. (Washington Post, 12/15/1977)
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 326, Box 37, Folder 9 Exhibits. "Animals in Art, Sketch-ins," 1976-1979. Includes photographs
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 9.5w 6.5h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Art work; Medium: Photographic print