Archive for August, 2015

Shinique Smith Brings Her Vibrant Paintings and Sculptures to Nashville’s Frist Center

Shinique Smith Brings Her Vibrant Paintings and Sculptures to Nashville’s Frist Center

. August 14, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Highly expressive paintings and sculptures by New York-based artist Shinique Smith will be on view in the Frist Center’s exhibition Wonder and Rainbows from October 9, 2015, through January 10, 2016. Ms. Smith, who was featured in the Frist Center’s 2013 presentation of 30 Americans, is celebrated for bringing dynamic energy to […]

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The Museum of Flight Celebrates  50th Birthday

The Museum of Flight Celebrates 50th Birthday

. August 14, 2015

SEATTLE – On Sept. 19, the Museum celebrates the big five-o with an all-day birthday party and 50-cent admission (the original ticket price). Visitors are encouraged to dress for the party’s 1960s theme. Festivities begin at noon with a nod to the the Museum’s artist-designed astronaut statue program, Astronauts on the Town. Next will be […]

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Michener Art Museum Uncorks Fifth Biennial The Art Of Wine

. August 14, 2015

(Doylestown, PA) The James A. Michener Art Museum will once again host the much anticipated The Art of Wine fête on Saturday, October 17, 2015. This distinctive wine-themed event, a signature fundraiser for the Michener, blends an unforgettable evening of fine wines, extraordinary cuisine and lively auctions. The event helps raise critical support for the […]

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New Exhibit at Museum of Flight Explores Spaceflight Fifty Years Ago

New Exhibit at Museum of Flight Explores Spaceflight Fifty Years Ago

. August 13, 2015

SEATTLE – On Aug. 21, The Museum of Flight opens a new exhibit about the first crewed spaceflight that dared to fly for a week, NASA’s Gemini V mission. The “8 Days or Bust” exhibit opens on the fiftieth anniversary of the launch of Gemini V. The 2-person mission was designed to see if astronauts […]

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OysterFest at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is October 31

OysterFest at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is October 31

. August 12, 2015

On Saturday, October 31, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host OysterFest, a celebration of the Chesapeake’s favorite bivalve. The event features live music on two stages, an oyster stew competition, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, and cooking demonstrations, along with children’s activities, oystering demonstrations, harvesting displays, and more. In the […]

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