Archive for January, 2013

Museum of Flight Scene of Popsicle Stick Bridge Contest and Engineering Fair Feb. 9

Museum of Flight Scene of Popsicle Stick Bridge Contest and Engineering Fair Feb. 9

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

Annual events showcase broken bridges and high-tech careers SEATTLE, – Science and engineering enthusiasts will find a home at The Museum of Flight on Feb. 9, as the Museum again hosts the dynamic Popsicle Stick Bridge Contest and Engineering Fair. Doors open for the Bridge Contest at 8 a.m., while the Engineering Fair runs from […]

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Michener Art Museum Exhibits Sensuous Forms of Ground-breaking Sculptor Karl Stirner

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

DOYLESTOWN, PA — Picasso may have been the first sculptor to work in iron, and David Smith’s works may have signaled the beginning of steel sculpture, but Karl Stirner was among the first to strip metal of its suggestiveness and allow it to become purely abstract, to reveal its pure form. Transformations II: Works in […]

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Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg announces Photographing the City exhibition

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg announces Photographing the City exhibition

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg announces Photographing the City, an exhibition on view February 9, 2013 through May 26, 2013. Edouard Baldus (French, born Prussia, 1813-1889), Panorama of Paris (1852). Albumen print. Gift of The Stuart Society. This exhibition explores how nineteenth and twentieth-century photographers responded to cities and towns, presented and preserved their […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts February 2013 Exhibitions and Events

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

SPECIAL EVENTS Highlights of the Collection Tour 6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month and 1:30 p.m. on all Saturdays and Sundays | FREE with general Museum admission Experience the UMFA galleries through a thirty-minute tour with a docent. No pre-registration necessary. Anthropology Film Series Wednesdays, February 6, 13, and 20 | 7 […]

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UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive opens Silence

UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive opens Silence

. January 30, 2013 . 0 Comments

UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive opens Silence on view January 30, 2013 – April 28, 2013. What is silence? Can we possibly hear silence, see nothingness, experience anything outside the continuum of time? John Cage famously asserted that there is no such thing as silence or empty space or empty time: “There […]

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