Faces of America: LACMA Collects

Art of the Americas Building, Level 3
January 17, 2015–November 8, 2015

The face can signify many traits of an individual. Faces of America: LACMA Collects presents the United States throughout the centuries, as depicted in a series of portraits. Represented through diverse media, these works each tell their own story and introduce a fascinating pictorial narrative of the country’s increasing urbanization, modernization, and diversification.

See yourself in the exhibition! Take a selfie and submit it to LACMA. Find out more.





Image: I Had a Dream, Edward Biberman, 1968, Oil on Masonite, Purchased with funds provided by the American Art Council.