Archive for February, 2016

Model skipjack races begin May 15 in St. Michaels

Model skipjack races begin May 15 in St. Michaels

. February 10, 2016

(St. Michaels, MD) Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum guests are invited to watch model skipjack races beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2016, with the series continuing on select Sundays through October 16, 2016. The radio-controlled (RC) sailing races are organized by the museum’s Model Sailing Club, which meets regularly throughout the year to […]

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Museum of Flight Monthly Boeing Centennial Celebration Takes on the Tumultuous Twenties

. February 9, 2016

SEATTLE – Flapper alert! Feb. 13-14, the Museum’s monthly Boeing Centennial Celebration Weekend looks at the Roaring Twenties. The galleries will resonate with jazz age music and a cast of living history performers as pilots, wing walkers and more. Visitors are encouraged to arrive in period attire. Vintage Boeing aircraft will be featured in the […]

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Wings of Rescue Valentine Airlift of Dogs and Cats Descends on Museum of Flight

Wings of Rescue Valentine Airlift of Dogs and Cats Descends on Museum of Flight

. February 9, 2016

SEATTLE – Just in time for Valentines Day, the Museum hosts a heartfelt airlift on Feb. 13 as Wings of Rescue arrives with more than 200 at-risk dogs and cats from over-crowded animal shelters in California and Oklahoma. The rescued animals will be available for adoption from animal shelters in the Seattle area. The “Love […]

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Contemporary Arts Center’s 2016 Exhibitions Schedule Features International Artists and New Commission by Tomas Saraceno

. February 8, 2016

(CINCINNATI, OH) – The Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) will feature two major international contemporary exhibitions in 2016, and a new work by Tomás Saraceno commissioned for the Lobby in CAC’s Zaha Hadid-designed building in downtown Cincinnati. CAC Director and Chief Curator Raphaela Platow said, “The CAC consistently mounts exhibitions of national and international importance showcasing […]

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New UMFA Series Explores Land Art, Landscape, and the Environment

New UMFA Series Explores Land Art, Landscape, and the Environment

. February 8, 2016

Salt Lake City – The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) at the University of Utah is launching a new series of talks, films, meet-ups, and more that explore our complex relationship with the world around us. ARTLandish: Land Art, Landscape, and the Environment kicks off this month with two free public events. On Tuesday, […]

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