Featured Collaborations

Western Carolina University School of Art and Design

Art in Embassies (AIE) has commissioned the School of Art + Design at Western Carolina University (WCU) to create a permanent, site-specific work of art for the new U.S. Embassy complex in Niamey, Niger.
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Marie Watt Blanket Stories Islamabad Project

Commissioned by the State Department’s office of Art in Embassies (AIE), artist Marie Watt has created an artwork for the new U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan with public submissions.
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U.S. Embassy Dakar mural by Mickalene Thomas

Cross Cultural Exterior Mural

After Mickalene Thomas was commissioned to create the mural, she had the opportunity to visit Dakar, and was struck by the beauty of both the urban and natural landscape of the area. She was especially struck by its markets, the beach, the buildings, native trees and plants, and boats, which she photographed and used as...
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