The Taft Museum of Art blog, Frame|Work, offers unique perspectives on the stories and people behind the Taft, its historic house, and the art and artifacts that leave us captivated. Immerse yourself in the Taft's history as we explore the past and preserve the treasures in our collection for centuries to come.
Discover new details and make new connections with the featured works of art by taking a closer look at highlights from our permanent collection and special exhibitions.
Explore a range of topics related to the museum’s permanent collection, temporary exhibitions, and the history of the Taft historic house.
Written by the museum's dedicated team, discover some of their favorite works in our collection, their passion projects, and their current research initiatives.
Discover the latest updates on the Taft Museum of Art’s Bicentennial Infrastructure Project needed to maintain the Taft historic house for the next century and the stories we are discovering along the way.
Meet Ruth Law, “Queen of the Air”: Flying and Fashion in the 1910s
“Man can do nothing with an aeroplane that women cannot do equally as well,” Ruth Law declared shortly after her record-breaking non-stop flight from Chicago to New York in November 1916. Learn more about her life and impact as a female aviator in the 1910s.