Archive for July, 2013

Stained glass mosaic workshops at CBMM August 9

Stained glass mosaic workshops at CBMM August 9

. July 31, 2013

On Friday, August 9, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels invites the public to participate in one of four “Introduction to Stained Glass Mosaic” workshops led by noted mosaic and stained glass artist Jennifer Wagner. The workshops will be offered in one-hour sessions beginning on the hour from 4 to 7pm, with […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Hosts The Butler: A Witness To History

. July 31, 2013

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center presents The Butler: A Witness To History on Sunday, August 18, 3-5 p.m. Don’t miss award-winning author and Pulitzer-Prize nominee Wil Haygood as he shares the real stories that inspired the new major motion picture, The Butler. Haygood will share perspective on his new book, The Butler: A Witness to […]

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Aspen ArtCrush Kicks off – Partners with Paddle8 for Auction

Aspen ArtCrush Kicks off – Partners with Paddle8 for Auction

. July 31, 2013

ArtCrush gets underway onWednesday, July 31, with the WineCrush dinner and wine pairing at the home of John and Amy Phelan (John is co-president of the AAM’s Board of Trustees, and both John and Amy are active on the AAM’s National Council). Thursday is the preview of the works in the Sotheby’s auction. And Friday […]

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National Portrait Gallery Teen Portrait Competition

. July 31, 2013

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has opened a “call for entries” for its second annual Teen Portrait Competition. Artists between the ages of 13 and 17 may submit portraits to the juried competition in all media at npgteenportrait.org. All submissions will be reviewed online. The deadline for submissions is Sept. 20. The two grand-prize photos […]

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts announces The Audacious Eye: Japanese Art from the Clark Collections

Minneapolis Institute of Arts announces The Audacious Eye: Japanese Art from the Clark Collections

. July 30, 2013

Minneapolis Institute of Arts presents The Audacious Eye: Japanese Art from the Clark Collections an exhibition on view Sunday, October 6, 2013—Sunday, January 12, 2014. This first-look exhibition of 120 highlights from the Clark Collections, recently acquired by the MIA, offers unusually rich and personal insights into the scope of Japanese art and the nature […]

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