Archive for June, 2010

Janet Carding Appointed Royal Ontario Museum New Director and Chief Executive Officer

. June 19, 2010 . 0 Comments

Sal Badali, Chair of the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) Board of Trustees, announced today the appointment of Janet Carding as the new Director and CEO effective September 2010. Carding will be responsible for furthering the Museum’s mission, advocating for its ongoing public and private sector support, promoting its research, programs, and collections, and overseeing the […]

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Seattle Museum of Flight to Break Ground on New Space Gallery

. June 19, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Flight will break ground on its new Space Gallery, Tuesday, June 29 at 10 a.m. and announce the state’s major commitment to bringing one of the three retiring Space Shuttles to Seattle. The groundbreaking will take place next to the Museum of Flight Library and Archives Building, 9303 East Marginal Way South […]

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Mellon Foundation Award Allows Detailed Scientific Examination of French Impressionist Collection at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Mellon Foundation Award Allows Detailed Scientific Examination of French Impressionist Collection at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

. June 19, 2010 . 0 Comments

Visitors Will Be Able to Observe Conservators Investigating Monet’s “Water Lilies” KANSAS CITY, MO – Visitors to The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art on June 24 and 25 and July 1 and 2 will be able to observe Museum conservation specialists as they perform various scientific examinations on Claude Monet’s Water Lilies. The examination is made […]

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Thomas Collins Named New Miami Art Museum (MAM) Director

. June 18, 2010 . 0 Comments

MIAMI – Thomas “Thom” Collins, an arts administrator, art historian, educator and author with more than 15 years of experience serving as a director and curator at several of America’s top museums, has been named as the new director of Miami Art Museum (MAM). Collins will join MAM after serving for five years as director […]

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Kuwaiti Government Pledges Million Pound Donation to The Tank Museum in Bovington

. June 18, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Kuwaiti government has announced it will be making a £1.5million donation to The Tank Museum in Bovington in recognition of the role played by the Royal Armoured Corps in the liberation of the country in the 1991 Gulf War. The generous donation will be presented by the Kuwaiti ambassador during this year’s Tankfest weekend […]

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