Archive for October, 2013

Bruce Museum announces Oysters, Pearls of Long Island Sound

Bruce Museum announces Oysters, Pearls of Long Island Sound

. October 30, 2013

Bruce Museum in Greenwich presents Oysters, Pearls of Long Island Sound an exhibition on view November 2, 2013 – March 23, 2014. Found in estuaries around the world, oysters are a favored delicacy for humans and play a valuable role in ecosystems and economies. These unassuming mollusks have sustained Native Americans, cleaned polluted harbors, provided […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center offers free hours from 4 to 8 p.m. November 1

. October 30, 2013

CINCINNATI – As part of our Difference Maker celebration, Cincinnati Museum Center is hosting a special “Free Friday” on November 1. In honor of the Difference Maker nominees, the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Cincinnati History Museum and Museum of Natural History & Science will be open FREE from 4 until 8 p.m. “We can think […]

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Philadelphia Museum of Art  shows Vermeer’s Young Woman Seated at a Virginal

Philadelphia Museum of Art shows Vermeer’s Young Woman Seated at a Virginal

. October 30, 2013

The Philadelphia Museum of Art shows Young Woman Seated at a Virginal, one of less than forty surviving paintings by the great Dutch master Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), on view October 26, 2013 – March 2014. Vermeer painted less than forty pictures during his career and this one, Young Woman Seated at a Virginal, is believed […]

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International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum Partners with Operation Food Search

. October 30, 2013

St. Louis – The International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum (IPHF) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Operation Food Search to host a food drive for the month of November. IPHF will provide $1.00 off general museum admission to any visitor who brings a non-perishable food item to be donated. The […]

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Memorial of Southeast Asia U.S. Air Force Operations Unveiled at Museum Nov. 10

Memorial of Southeast Asia U.S. Air Force Operations Unveiled at Museum Nov. 10

. October 30, 2013

Ceremony includes fly-in by Museum’s Cessna O-2A warbird SEATTLE – A large, bronze sculpture depicting a map of the U.S. Air Force Southeast Asia military theater of operations will be unveiled at the Vietnam War exhibit in the Great Gallery during a 10 a.m. ceremony on Nov. 7. Museum Curator Dan Hagedorn will be the […]

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