Archive for December, 2010

Canada Aviation and Space Museum Temporary Closure

Canada Aviation and Space Museum Temporary Closure

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Canada Aviation and Space Museum will be temporarily closed to the general public from January 4 to February 4, 2011. During this period the Museum will accommodate and welcome guided groups, special requests, school programs and facility rentals. The Museum is temporarily closing in order to bring the new wing facilities on line in […]

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Royal B.C. Museum Offers Admission by Donation

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Royal B.C. Museum is offering visitors admission by donation from Jan. 2 ‐ 9, visitors are asked to pay‐what‐they‐can. “This is our way of saying thank you and Happy New Year,” says Royal BC Museum Acting CEO Faye Zinck. “Visiting during admission‐by‐donation week has become a tradition with many families; we see them each […]

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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) Awarded Reaccreditation from the American Association of Museums

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) Awarded Reaccreditation from the American Association of Museums

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts announced it has achieved reaccreditation from the American Association of Museum Accreditation Commission. After year-long self-study by VMFA and an outside peer review of all museum operations, VMFA has become one of only 779 accredited museums in the United States. Reccreditation is a self-motivated process that recognizes a museum’s […]

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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Special Exhibitions and Gallery Openings

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Special Exhibitions and Gallery Openings

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts has announced an exciting lineup of special exhibitions and new gallery openings. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Special Exhibitions: Civil War Drawings from the Becker Collection January 15, 2011 – April 3, 2011 Free admission This exhibition is the first time an extraordinary archive of eye-witness drawings of […]

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Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Announces Expanded 2011 Biennial with Warhol, Carnegie Museum of Art and CMU’s Miller Gallery

Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Announces Expanded 2011 Biennial with Warhol, Carnegie Museum of Art and CMU’s Miller Gallery

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Pittsburgh Biennial, a signature exhibition for Pittsburgh Filmmakers/Pittsburgh Center for the Arts since 1994, will expand in scope and location in 2011. Setting a new precedent of collaboration among major art institutions in Pittsburgh, the exhibit will be co-presented and co-curated by The Andy Warhol Museum, Carnegie Museum of Art, The Miller Gallery at […]

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Museum of Connecticut Glass Annual Show and Sale

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Museum of Connecticut Glass 7th annual antique glass & bottles show and sale will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2011: on the grounds of the historic Coventry Glass Works, 289 North River Road, Coventry, CT 06238 (intersection of Rt. 44 & North River Road). Early (8 a.m.) admission: $15; regular (9 a.m.) admission: […]

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GEM Museum of Contemporary Art Presents Cecily Brown Solo Exhibition

GEM Museum of Contemporary Art Presents Cecily Brown Solo Exhibition

| December 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

The GEM Museum of Contemporary Art in the Netherlands presents Cecily Brown Solo Exhibition on view now through 27/2/2011. The new work of New York-based artist Cecily Brown (b.1969) features a medley of grey, red, orange and earth colours applied with vigorous gestures to canvases of many different sizes. Although this winter’s show at the […]

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