Archive for March, 2010

Creation Museum receives Star of Tourism Award

. March 27, 2010

PETERSBURG, Ky., – The Northern Kentucky Convention and Visitors Bureau last night awarded the Creation Museum the “Star of Tourism” award, its top annual honor, recognizing the museum’s contribution in attracting visitors to the region. Museum co-founder and CCO Mark Looy was on hand at the Bureau’s 2009 Annual Meeting to accept the award on […]

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Technicolor Donates Archive to George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film

Technicolor Donates Archive to George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film

. March 27, 2010

ROCHESTER, N.Y. and HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film has announced a major gift to the museum — the historic archive of Technicolor dating from 1915 to 1974. The donation includes rare cameras, documents and drawings, photographs, printers and processing machines, corporate records, and other important materials that represent […]

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Kimbell Art Museum Mourns the Death of Former Director Dr. Edmund P. Pillsbury

. March 27, 2010

The Board of Directors and staff of the Kimbell Art Museum are mourning the tragic loss of former museum director and dear friend, Dr. Edmund (Ted) P. Pillsbury. Kay Fortson, Board president, Kimbell Art Foundation commented, “Ted was a brilliant director and a good friend. He will be greatly missed. “ “I was deeply saddened […]

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MoMA 2010 Party in the Garden Honors Ronald and Jo Carole Lauder

. March 26, 2010

New York – The Museum of Modern Art’s Party in the Garden, a benefit event to be held on May 25, will honor Ronald and Jo Carole Lauder, in recognition of their philanthropic endeavors and contributions to the cultural community. Co-chairs for this year’s event include Debra and Leon Black, Paula and James Crown, Agnes […]

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Xu Bing Sculpture The Phonenixes at the Today Art Museum

. March 26, 2010

Xu Bing’s towering sculptural masterpiece ‘The Phoenixes” will be unveiled at a ceremony at the Today Art Museum in Beijing on Saturday March 27 at 4pm. The truly impressive 2 Phoenixes are colossal in size, measuring 15 meters in height, 28 meters in length, 8 meters in width, and weighing in at 12 tons. On […]

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