Archive for January, 2015

2015 Children’s Book Illustration Award Honors Wildlife Art Excellence

2015 Children’s Book Illustration Award Honors Wildlife Art Excellence

. January 9, 2015

National Museum of Wildlife Art to announce Bull-Bransom Award at May 7 ceremony Jackson Hole, Wyo. – Once again for 2015, the winner of the annual Bull-Bransom Award, given for artistic excellence in wildlife illustration for children’s books, will be announced as part of the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s Celebration of Young Artists event […]

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ChesAdventures begins February 7 at CBMM

. January 9, 2015

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s ChesAdventures program begins February 7 and continues each Saturday in February, bringing age-appropriate, Chesapeake themed, hands-on activities and a take-home art project to children four to nine years old. The four-session program runs through February 28, with advanced registration needed as participation is limited. On each of the dates, the […]

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Experts to Tell a New Story about Early Airmail

Experts to Tell a New Story about Early Airmail

. January 8, 2015

Jan. 24 lecture by Museum of Flight Curator and Boeing Company historian will reveal the myths about airmail service in the 1920s and 1930s SEATTLE – Museum Curator Dan Hagedorn and The Boeing Company Historian, Mike Lombardi, combine efforts to help unravel the myths of early airmail delivery in the United States. For a time […]

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Chippewa Valley Museum (CVM) Announces New Director

. January 5, 2015

The Chippewa Valley Museum (CVM) is proud to announce that Julie Bunke has been hired as the museum’s new director. She will replace Susan McLeod, who is retiring after more than 30 years as CVM’s director. Ms. Bunke brings 18 years of museum experience, including 14 years in a leadership position. Most recently she served […]

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