Archive for October, 2012

The Museum of Flight Library Book Sale Saturday Oct. 13

. October 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

Thousands of books and magazines at bargain prices SEATTLE – The annual Museum of Flight Library book sale will be on Saturday Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Museum’s library is the largest of its kind in the western United States, so its inventory of duplicates and other extras for sale is […]

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Art Works for Change announces Nature’s Toolbox. Biodiversity, Art and Invention

Art Works for Change announces Nature’s Toolbox. Biodiversity, Art and Invention

. October 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

Art Works for Change presents Nature’s Toolbox. Biodiversity, Art and Invention, an innovative international traveling exhibition by the nonprofit Art Works for Change featuring contemporary artwork by 38 renowned artists from around the world. Inspired by nature as the ultimate resource for innovations that promote an ecologically secure and sustainable future, the show’s eye-capturing art […]

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National Air and Space Museum commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis

. October 2, 2012 . 0 Comments

The National Air and Space Museum is displaying artifacts like those that played key roles in the historic event, including a U-2 airplane, the kind of aircraft that flew reconnaissance missions over Cuba in 1962, and a Hycon B camera that took some of the high-altitude Cuban Missile Crisis images (the actual camera is also […]

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Scuderie del Quirinale opens Vermeer exhibition

Scuderie del Quirinale opens Vermeer exhibition

. October 1, 2012 . 0 Comments

Scuderie del Quirinale presents work by Johannes Vermeer and works by his Dutch contemporaries, in an exhibition on view 27 September 2012 – 20 January 2013. Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), The Little Street, 1658 circa Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum Gift of H.W.A. Deterding, London© Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam The Scuderie del Quirinale exhibition will include a meticulous selection of works […]

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National Gallery of Victoria opens Negotiating this world Contemporary Australian Art

National Gallery of Victoria opens Negotiating this world Contemporary Australian Art

. October 1, 2012 . 0 Comments

National Gallery of Victoria opens Negotiating this world Contemporary Australian Art, an exhibition on view 28 September 2012–10 February 2013. Guan Wei, Between river and lake (Jiang hu) 2006. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas (a-x) 267.1 x 678.9 cm (overall). National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2006 B (2006.414.a-x)© […]

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