From our home in New York City, the museum stands in solidarity with those confronting racism and championing justice and equality.
Explore articles and features about the museum’s exhibitions, collection, and more. Read about artists such as Carlo Zinelli, Judith Scott, Ralph Fasanella, and Nan Phelps.
In this session on July 23, AFAM educator and artist Natalie Beall will explore the creative practices of Ronald Lockett, Joseph Yoakum, and others. Prompts for looking and drawing will be shared throughout the evening, and participants will be invited to share their work.
The American Folk Art Museum mourns the passing of artist, curator, and philanthropist Jane Walentas.
Find inspiration for making art at home and learn more about the creativity and experimental approaches of self-taught artists.
Support the museum’s mission to present self-taught art across time and place.
This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services #MA-10-0181-13.