Archive for August, 2011

Museum Of Russian Icons Extends 1000 Years of Veneration Exhibition

Museum Of Russian Icons Extends 1000 Years of Veneration Exhibition

| August 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Museum Of Russian Icons has extended it’s 1000 Years of Veneration Exhibition through October 1. Exhibited together for the first time, these precious and beautiful works span 1000 years of Russian history. This exhibition offers a rare glimpse into how Orthodox tradition inspired the development of Russian culture from the first Tsars onward. Some […]

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Museum of Russian Icons Announces Sacred Russian Castings An Exhibition of Cast Metal Icons and Crosses

Museum of Russian Icons Announces Sacred Russian Castings An Exhibition of Cast Metal Icons and Crosses

| August 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Museum Of Russian Icons will present an acclaimed collection of Russian metal icons and crosses, which chronicles the entire history of the Russian Orthodox Church from the 11th C. to the 19th C. On view Oct. 15, 2011 – January 7, 2012. The holy objects on view in Sacred Russian Castings are of a […]

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Hixson Museum of Flight to Host Wings, Wheels, and Water in Memory of the 10th Anniversary of 9/11

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The Hixson Museum of Flight is to host Wings, Wheels, and Water in memory of the 10th anniversary of 9/11. The Hixson Museum of Flight,s 18,000 sq. ft. facility is located right beside the 3,005 ft. runway at Dallas Bay Skypark (1A0).Most days work is being done on the aircraft. The independent, non-profit Hixson Flight […]

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Amon Carter Museum Presents The Allure of Paper: Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection

Amon Carter Museum Presents The Allure of Paper: Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection

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In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents The Allure of Paper: Watercolors and Drawings from the Collection, on view through October 9, 2011. Infrequently shown because of their sensitivity to light, the nearly 100 artworks in this special exhibition have never before been exhibited together. Admission is free. […]

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Asheville Art Museum Announces The Elemental Arts: Air | Earth | Fire | Water

Asheville Art Museum Announces The Elemental Arts: Air | Earth | Fire | Water

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The Asheville Art Museum presents The Elemental Arts: Air | Earth | Fire | Water. Opening September 2. The four elements are universal energies, grounded not only in the nature of our planet, but also within our bodies.Our lungs and breath relate to air, our skeleton and flesh to earth, the heat generated by our […]

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Displays Romare Bearden The Block

Metropolitan Museum of Art Displays Romare Bearden The Block

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On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Romare Bearden, The Metropolitan Museum of Art will display Bearden’s The Block, a six-panel tableau that portrays one city block of the Harlem neighborhood that nurtured his career. On view at the Metropolitan Museum from August 30, 2011, through January 2, 2012, Romare Bearden […]

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Lentos Museum of Modern Art Presents Ralo Mayer: Obviously a Major Malfunction

Lentos Museum of Modern Art Presents Ralo Mayer: Obviously a Major Malfunction

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The Lentos Museum of Modern Art presents Ralo Mayer / Obviously a Major Malfunction on view through 23 October 2011. 4.56-billion-year-old meteorites, a painting from the collection of the LENTOS, a closed eco system and a checklist that travelled to the moon and back with the astronauts on board Apollo: four highly diverse objects that […]

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