Archive for August, 2012

Pratt Museum New Site and Building Concept Drawings

Pratt Museum New Site and Building Concept Drawings

. August 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Pratt Museum in Homer, Alaska has released New Site and Building Concept Drawings for the exterior, floor plan, and elevations of the new building. The site plans show Phase 1 with the new building in place; Phase 2 is the long-range concept for the site, once the Woodard Creek restoration project is complete. Pratt […]

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National Building Museum announces Detroit Photography exhibitions

National Building Museum announces Detroit Photography exhibitions

. August 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

The National Building Museum presents two photography exhibitions exploring the meaning of Detroit, Michigan. In Detroit Disassembled the artist Andrew Moore offers dramatic, classically-inspired images of the ruins found in the Motor City. Detroit Is No Dry Bones, by documentarian Camilo José Vergara, is a portrait of urban flux incorporating sequences of photos taken over […]

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Crosson joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Crosson joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. August 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

David Crosson has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) as Vice President of Development. Crosson brings a wide range of relevant experience to the position, as a previous marketing and communications campaign strategist who has worked extensively with non-profit advocacy organizations, providing many with fundraising and grant application support. In addition, he has worked […]

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Georgia Weekly Newspaper Museum opens Sept 8

. August 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

The Georgia Weekly Newspaper Museum in Homer is to to open Sept. 8. The purpose of the museum is to show how a typical rural weekly newspaper was published by letterpress in the era of 1888-1940, and even into the 1960s. This museum shows how a weekly newspaper was produced in that era and how […]

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Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University (ISAW) Announces Echoes of the Past. The Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan

Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University (ISAW) Announces Echoes of the Past. The Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan

. August 30, 2012 . 0 Comments

A groundbreaking exhibition that unites masterpieces of Chinese sculpture from the famed sixth-century cave temples at Xiangtangshan with the first-ever digitized reconstructions of their original setting opens on September 11, 2012, at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University (ISAW). Based on the most recent scholarship and utilizing advanced […]

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