May 23, 2013 RSS feed / Commentary

The History of Memorial Day

Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the head of an organization of Union veterans — the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) — established Decoration Day as a time for the nation to decorate the graves of the war dead with More...

How Art Shapes Our Lives

The art of fashion

Soon after the turn of the 20th century every field of art seemed to be in flux. During this time there were several artists whose work would serve to influence, and thereby change, the direction that art would take. More...

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