Archive for August, 2012

Merseyside Maritime Museum presents A Sporting Celebration

Merseyside Maritime Museum presents A Sporting Celebration

. August 31, 2012 . 0 Comments

Merseyside Maritime Museum presents A Sporting Celebration, an exhibition on view until the end of 2012. Artist impression of the Olympic Stadium, with a capacity for 80,000 spectators © London 2012 This display explores some of the controls in place to ensure a safe and successful celebration of sport. Today, staff at UK Border Agency, […]

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Winterthur Awarded Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities

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Winterthur has been selected for the prestigious Humanities Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections grant by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The $350,000 grant will enable Winterthur to update and enhance the Museum’s environmental monitoring and control systems necessary for collection preservation in its three major buildings — the Museum, the Louise DuPont Crowninshield Research […]

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Art Gallery of South Australia presents Fred Williams. Infinite horizons

Art Gallery of South Australia presents Fred Williams. Infinite horizons

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The Art Gallery of South Australia presents Fred Williams. Infinite horizons a major retrospective of Fred Williams’s work on view 31 August to 4 November 2012. Featuring over 100 works of art, the exhibition highlights Williams’s strength as a landscape artist and includes important oil paintings and luminous gouaches that reveal his distinctive approach. Fred […]

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USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum participates in Blue Star Museums program

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The Prehistoric Museum, USU Eastern is participating in Blue Star Museums. The Prehistoric Museum creates understanding and appreciation of natural and cultural processes that formed the geologic, fossil and prehistoric human records found in eastern Utah. Blue Star Museums is a resource for military families that offers free admission to more than 1,600 museums across […]

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J. Paul Getty Museum Acquires 29 Photographs by Cy Twombly

J. Paul Getty Museum Acquires 29 Photographs by Cy Twombly

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The J. Paul Getty Museum announced the acquisition of 29 photographs by renowned 20th-century artist Cy Twombly (American, 1928–2011). Spanning a period of 57 years, the color photographic prints will be the first group of works by Twombly to enter the Getty Museum’s collection. Cy Twombly, Tulips III no. 2, negative 1985; print 1993. Color […]

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