Archive for June, 2014

ARTPLACE AMERICA INVESTS AN ADDITIONAL $14.7 MILLION IN THE FIELD OF CREATIVE PLACEMAKING

. June 25, 2014

55 grants to organizations working in 79 communities across 31 states will further position the arts as a core sector of community planning and development ArtPlace America (ArtPlace) Executive Director Jamie L. Bennett announced $14.7 million in 55 grants to creative placemaking projects that will work in 79 communities of all sizes across 31 states. […]

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National Trust for Historic Preservation joins voices supporting restoration of Union Terminal and Music Hall

National Trust for Historic Preservation joins voices supporting restoration of Union Terminal and Music Hall

. June 25, 2014

CINCINNATI – The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced today that Cincinnati’s Union Terminal and Music Hall were named to 2014’s list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. This annual list spotlights important examples of the nation’s architectural, cultural and natural heritage that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage. This is the […]

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Kermit Oliver: Paintings and Hermes Scarves

Kermit Oliver: Paintings and Hermes Scarves

. June 25, 2014

The Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University will feature Kermit Oliver: Paintings and Hermès Scarves beginning May 4 and running though July 13. Kermit Oliver is a contemporary Texas artist working quietly from his home in Waco. Although recently retired, he became known as the “Painting Postman” after a series of articles detailing his […]

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The Museum of Flight Honors The Boeing Company

. June 24, 2014

Museum’s Red Barn Heritage Award ceremony June 28, free admission to Boeing employees, retirees, families June 26-29 SEATTLE – On June 28, The Museum of Flight will present The Boeing Company with its prestigious Red Barn Heritage Award. Named for the original Boeing factory building, the award is presented in recognition of nearly a century […]

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John Mock—From the Shoreline concert at CBMM July 15

John Mock—From the Shoreline concert at CBMM July 15

. June 24, 2014

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD will host musician and photographer John Mock on Tuesday, July 15, at 5:30 p.m. Held in the Van Lennep Auditorium, the performance invites all ages to an evening of original compositions on the guitar, concertina, and tin whistle—all accompanied by a photographic slideshow documenting the […]

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