Archive for November, 2014

Mummies of the World opens at Cincinnati Museum Center

Mummies of the World opens at Cincinnati Museum Center

| November 30, 2014

Largest collection of mummy artifacts ever assembled shares science and stories of mummification CINCINNATI – The nationally-recognized Mummies of the World exhibition made its Cincinnati debut at Cincinnati Museum Center. The exhibition presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the real science and real stories behind real mummies from around the globe. The exhibition will run […]

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Santa makes grand arrival to Cincinnati Museum Center

| November 30, 2014

CINCINNATI – Even with his reindeer resting up for the big day, Santa still arrived to Cincinnati Museum Center by air, courtesy of UC Health Air Care. Amid the cheers and clapping of children and adults alike, Santa made his grand entrance to officially kick off the holiday season. With a little help from the […]

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Evening for Educators: Transforming the Everyday Object

| November 26, 2014

Salt Lake City – Join the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) for a free workshop aimed at preparing teachers to use the visual arts of Utah across school curricula. The workshop, 5:30-8:30 pm, Wednesday, December 3, is inspired by the work of contemporary artists Tony Feher and Conrad Bakker, whose works are currently on […]

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Sail making workshop in St. Michaels December 6

| November 22, 2014

On Saturday, December 6 from 10-4pm., the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be hosting a sail making workshop. No experience is needed, with participation limited and advanced registration needed. Participants will be led by CBMM’s Boatyard Program Manager Jenn Kuhn in constructing a new sail for the museum’s miniature skipjack Spat. Kuhn will demonstrate the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers free Fridays in February

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers free Fridays in February

| November 22, 2014

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering free admission on Fridays during the month of February. Admission includes access to the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse and other historic structures, as well as several exhibition buildings along CBMM’s 18-acre, Miles River waterfront campus in St. Michaels. “Winter offers a great time to visit the museum,” said […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts Day With(out) Art 2014

| November 19, 2014

Salt Lake City – The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) will observe the 25th annual Day With(out) Art on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, by covering up part of the recently completed Tony Feher installation in the Museum’s G. W. Anderson Great Hall. Day With(out) Art began on December 1, 1989, as a national day […]

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Nassau County Museum of Art Presents China “Then and Now”

Nassau County Museum of Art Presents China “Then and Now”

| November 19, 2014

“China Then and Now” brings together exemplary Chinese works of art from the classical, early modern and contemporary periods. The exhibition explores three millennia of one of the world’s most important artistic traditions from the perspective of American collectors on Long Island, such as Childs and Frances Frick and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler. “China Then […]

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