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Participants invited to help loft 1912 river tug Delaware at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Participants invited to help loft 1912 river tug Delaware at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. October 18, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering two chances to get involved with its restoration of Delaware this December. From 10am–4pm Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 1–2 and Dec. 8–9, participants are invited to join Shipyard Programs Manager Jenn Kuhn in lofting the 1912 river tug. Guests can take part in one […]

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Mississippi Museum of Art to Debut New Work by Jeffrey Gibson

Mississippi Museum of Art to Debut New Work by Jeffrey Gibson

. October 17, 2018

The Mississippi Museum of Art’s Center for Art & Public Exchange (CAPE) is pleased to debut the results of a summer 2018 residency with New York-based contemporary artist Jeffrey Gibson, who is currently featured in the Museum’s exhibition Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer. An in-process edit of Gibson’s new video artwork, titled WonderLust, will be […]

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The Museum of Flight Becomes The Museum of Fright

The Museum of Flight Becomes The Museum of Fright

. October 17, 2018

SEATTLE – Oct. 28 is the time for kids to trick or treat through the Museum of Fright, when each gallery of aviation or space becomes a spooky Halloween place. The Aviation Learning Center will be transformed into Frankenstein’s Lab, the always mysterious Blackbird spyplane will loom over an obstacle course, while the Personal Courage […]

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Dinosaur specimen collected by Cincinnati Museum Center examined by paleontologists

Dinosaur specimen collected by Cincinnati Museum Center examined by paleontologists

. October 11, 2018

CINCINNATI – A collection of paleontologists from around the world recently published the results of their research shedding light on the development of one of the largest dinosaurs. The research paper, published in Scientific Reports, examined a specimen from the collections of Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC). This small skull is from a sauropod (long-necked herbivorous […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce salt 14: Yang Yongliang

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce salt 14: Yang Yongliang

. October 11, 2018

Salt Lake City – Chinese artist Yang Yongliang presents the ancient tradition of Chinese landscape painting (shanshui) through a twenty-first-century photographic lens in a new exhibition at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) at the University of Utah. salt 14: Yang Yongliang opens Friday, October 26, and will be on view through June 2, […]

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