Archive for April, 2010

Maxfield Parrish Exhibition at The Everson Museum of Art

Maxfield Parrish Exhibition at The Everson Museum of Art

. April 29, 2010

The Everson Museum of Art presents Fantasies and Fairy-Tales: Maxfield Parrish and the Art of the Print, open April 29, through July 11, 2010. During the height of Maxfield Parrish’s popularity in the 1920s and 1930s, he was the most reproduced American artist of his era. Disseminated through magazine covers, book illustrations, calendar pads, advertisements […]

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Story Time Art for Children and Families at The Everson Museum of Art

. April 29, 2010

The Everson Museum of Art invites families and children ages 5-12 to join in an afternoon of art making and fairy-tales on May 1, from noon – 1 p.m. Free to attend, Story Time Art will kick off at noon in the Museum’s lower level Art Zone, a space made specifically for children. Children will […]

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Senior Thesis Exhibition at the Dishman Art Museum

. April 28, 2010

Lamar University’s Dishman Art Museum will host an opening reception for the Department of Art’s graduating seniors from 7 to 9 p.m. April 30. Ten students are fulfilling their requirements for the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree by presenting their senior thesis projects, ranging from painting, photography, printmaking and drawing to computer graphics. The Dishman […]

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New Moth Presented to The Natural History Museum

. April 28, 2010

A specimen of a recently discovered micro-moth, found only in the UK, is being presented to The Natural History Museum. The moth named Ectoedemia heckfordi after its discoverer, amateur naturalist Bob Heckford is only found on oak saplings within Hembury Woods in Devon, a site managed by the National Trust. Mr Heckford is presenting the […]

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Children’s Museum of Indianapolis Wins Award

. April 28, 2010

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis was awarded, the 2010 IMA Outstanding Achievement Award by the Interactive Media Council. The award was given in the Museum category for the design of Take Me There: Egypt. The Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes the “highest standards of excellence in website design and development and honors individuals and organizations for […]

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