Archive for October, 2014

2015 Exhibits Feature Live Deadly Snakes, N.J.’s Most Famous Dinosaur and More at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

2015 Exhibits Feature Live Deadly Snakes, N.J.’s Most Famous Dinosaur and More at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

. October 26, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 21, 2014) — Get up close to live deadly snakes, revel in the grossness of animals, brush up on New Jersey’s most famous dinosaur, and see how you measure up to the largest snake that ever lived. 2015 brings a new year of engaging exhibitions at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel […]

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THE DAVIS MUSEUM at WELLESLEY COLLEGE APPOINTS  CLAIRE WHITNER, ASSOCIATE CURATOR  & MEREDITH FLUKE, KEMPER CURATOR OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

THE DAVIS MUSEUM at WELLESLEY COLLEGE APPOINTS CLAIRE WHITNER, ASSOCIATE CURATOR & MEREDITH FLUKE, KEMPER CURATOR OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

. October 26, 2014

WELLESLEY, Mass. – Lisa Fischman, Ruth Gordon Shapiro ’37 Director of the Davis, has announced the appointments of Claire Whitner as Associate Curator and Meredith Fluke as the Kemper Curator of Academic Programs at the Davis Museum at Wellesley College. Claire Whitner joins the Davis from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, where she held […]

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New Narratives: Recent Work by University of Utah Art Faculty

. October 25, 2014

Salt Lake City – The art faculty at the University of Utah are a dynamic and diverse group of contemporary artists and designers who teach, inspire and contribute in important ways to Utah’s cultural landscape. Starting October 24, the latest creations by these talented professors and instructors will be on view in a lively group […]

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Indulge in Chocolate: The Exhibition, a Mouth-Watering Experience Open Oct. 11 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Indulge in Chocolate: The Exhibition, a Mouth-Watering Experience Open Oct. 11 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

. October 22, 2014

PHILADELPHIA — A unique tropical tree. A seed so precious it was used as money. A spicy drink and a sweet snack. A multi-billion-dollar worldwide business. Chocolate is all this and much more. Indulge in the sumptuous world of chocolate starting Saturday, Oct. 11, when Chocolate: The Exhibition, presented by Mars Chocolate, opens at the […]

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Titanoboa, the Biggest Snake That Ever Roamed the Earth See it in Philadelphia Starting Feb. 14, 2015

Titanoboa, the Biggest Snake That Ever Roamed the Earth See it in Philadelphia Starting Feb. 14, 2015

. October 22, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 14, 2014) — It is the biggest snake that ever roamed the planet, and it is coming to Philadelphia in February 2015. At 48 feet long and 2,500 pounds, Titanoboa cerrejonensis grew as long as a school bus and as heavy as a small car. It lived in very hot and humid climates […]

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