Archive for April, 2011

President Clinton Museum Opens

President Clinton Museum Opens

. April 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Clinton Birthplace 1st Home Museum has opened in Hope, Arkansas. The home is designated as a national park site.. President Bill Clinton’s 1st Home Museum and the adjacent Clinton History Exhibit Center have recently expanded the historical exhibits, with images from Bill’s family, childhood friends, and events. The museum’s exhibits strive to prompt an […]

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Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History Presents Special Royal Wedding Exhibit

. April 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History is presenting a royal wedding stamp exhibit, with both current stamps honoring this month’s royal wedding couple and stamps issued for the ceremony of Princess Diana and Prince Charles in 1981. The Spellman Museum is a center of learning and activities for people of all ages. It […]

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Museum of the Moving Image Opens Tales from the New Chinese Cinema

Museum of the Moving Image Opens Tales from the New Chinese Cinema

. April 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Museum of the Moving Image will present a weekend-long series, Tales from the New Chinese Cinema, from April 29 through May 1, comprised of six feature films and two short works that showcase some of the most exciting and important filmmakers to emerge in recent years. The series was curated by Bérénice Reynaud (Co-Curator, Film […]

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National Portrait Gallery Marks the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War with Seven Exhibitions

. April 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

The National Portrait Gallery will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, fought from 1861 to 1865, with seven exhibitions, many of which draw heavily on the permanent collection. These rotating presentations, which mark each year of the war, complement the installation of objects from the Civil War that are on long-term display in […]

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Seattle Art Museum (SAM) Picasso Exhibition Generates Estimated $66 million

Seattle Art Museum (SAM) Picasso Exhibition Generates Estimated $66 million

. April 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Seattle Art Museum’s (SAM) recent exhibition, Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris, generated an estimated $66 million in economic impact for Washington State, of which $58 million was generated in King County, according to an economic impact study commissioned by SAM. The study, prepared by University of Washington professor William B. Beyers, clearly […]

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