Archive for May, 2012

National Museum of African Art Announces African Cosmos. Stellar Arts Exhibition

. May 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

The National Museum of African Art presents African Cosmos. Stellar Arts on view from June 20 through Dec. 9. This is the first major exhibition exploring the historical legacy of African cultural astronomy and its intersection with traditional and contemporary African arts. The exhibition of some 100 objects considers how the sun, moon and stars […]

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Frick Collection opens Gold, Jasper, and Carnelian. Johann Christian Neuber at the Saxon Court

Frick Collection opens Gold, Jasper, and Carnelian. Johann Christian Neuber at the Saxon Court

. May 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Frick Collection presents Gold, Jasper, and Carnelian. Johann Christian Neuber at the Saxon Court, an exhibition on view May 30 through August 19, 2012. Johann Christian Neuber (1736–1808) was one of Dresden’s most famous goldsmiths. Sometime before 1775 he was named court jeweler to Friedrich Augustus III, elector of Saxony, and in 1785 he […]

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National Air and Space Museum Announces Become a Pilot Day

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The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum presents the 2012 “Become a Pilot” family day and aviation display Saturday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at its Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. For the eighth annual “Become a Pilot” day, 50 vintage, recreational, military and home-built aircraft will fly in and […]

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Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art presents David Claerbout the time that remains

Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art presents David Claerbout the time that remains

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The Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art presents David Claerbout the time that remains, on view 31 May–10 August 2012. Preview: 30 May, 6.30–9pm. Dedicated to the filmic works of Belgian artist David Claerbout, this exhibition features pieces he has made since the year 2000. It is Claerbout’s first solo show in a public London […]

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Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum hosts Hangar Dance on June 9

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Finish the B-17 Fly-in by stepping back in time at the WWII-era Hangar Dance on June 9 from 7:00 – 11:00 p.m at the Centennial Airport TAC Air Hangar located at 7425 S. Peoria Circle, Englewood, CO 80112. Guests will dance the night away to the sounds of WWII-era music from AOA (Alive on Arrival), […]

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