October, 2012

Museum of the Rockies Taylor Planetarium to reopen in March

The Taylor Planetarium at the Museum of the Rockies, is a 40-ft, 104-seat domed theater, that has been in operation since 1989. The Planetarium is currently closed for a remodel and upgrade to digital technology. The Planetarium has provided a unique look at the Montana night sky for over 20 years and will continue to […]

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Metropolitan Museum of Art opens exhibition of  Lorenzo Bernini Terracotta Models

Metropolitan Museum of Art opens exhibition of Lorenzo Bernini Terracotta Models

Metropolitan Museum of Art presents Bernini: Sculpting in Clay an exhibition of Lorenzo Bernini’s terracotta models, on view October 3, 2012–January 6, 2013. Lorenzo Bernini Metropolitan Museum of Art To visualize life-size or colossal marbles, the great Baroque sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598–1680) began by rapidly modeling small clay sketches. Fired as terracotta, these studies […]

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National Gallery of Canada opens Margaret Watkins. Domestic Symphonies

National Gallery of Canada opens Margaret Watkins. Domestic Symphonies

National Gallery of Canada presents Margaret Watkins: Domestic Symphonies, an exhibition on view 05 Oct 2012 – 06 Jan 2013. Margaret Watkins Domestic Symphony(detail), 1919. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Purchased 1984 with the assistance of a grant from the Government of Canada under the terms of the Cultural Property Export and Import Act . […]

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Museum of the Rockies Hosts Fossil Festival

The Museum of the Rockies is hosting a Fossil Festival on Wednesday, October 17 at 3:30–6pm. Join MOR in celebrating National Fossil Day. Children ages 5-12 can become a “Junior Paleontologist” and receive an official badge or certificate from the National Park Service by completing fossil activities. Explore the ways that paleontologists work, learn about […]

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