Brandon Brame Fortune, Curator of Painting and Sculpture; Anne C. Goodyear, Associate Curator of Prints and Drawings; Frank H. Goodyear III, Associate Curator of Photographs; Lauren Johnson, Curatorial Research and Program Assistant; Rebecca Kasemeyer, Director of Education; Wendy Wick Reaves, Curator of Prints and Drawings; Ann M. Shumard, Curator of Photographs; David C. Ward, Historian

Web Design
Benjamin Bloom, National Portrait Gallery


This exhibition is a collaboration between the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program.

Lead support for the exhibition, publication, and related programs is provided by the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation and the Rebecca Houser Westcott Fund for “Portraiture Now.”

Additional support is provided by Andrew S. Ree and the Joh Foundation.

In-kind support is provided by Korean Air Cargo.

Support for Hye Yeon Nam's work was provided by the Next Generation Design Leaders Program, Korean Ministry of Knowledge and Economy; Korea Institute of Design Promotion.


Special thanks are due to Konrad Ng, Director, and to Gina Inocencio, Program Specialist, Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program for their thoughtful guidance for the exhibition.

We also want to thank Richard Kurin, Under Secretary for  History, Art, and Culture, Smithsonian Institution; Franklin Odo, Margo Machida, and Phil Nash.

Thanks are also due to two National Portrait Gallery colleagues who provided assistance at the beginning of this project, Nik Apostolides and Amy Henderson.