Archive for May, 2016

Michener Art Museum Receives $25,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

Michener Art Museum Receives $25,000 Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

. May 27, 2016

DOYLESTOWN, PA — The James A. Michener Art Museum has received a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support the MAGICAL & REAL: Henriette Wyeth and Peter Hurd: A Retrospective exhibition with an accompanying catalogue. Co-organized with the Roswell Museum and Art Center in New Mexico, the exhibition will examine […]

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Museum of Idaho Present America’s Revolution: Rebels with a Cause

. May 27, 2016

America’s Revolution: Rebels with a Cause will be at the Museum of Idaho (MOI) June 3 – November 26. Take a break from the politics that are a part of this election season, and get in touch with the patriotism that fueled the birth of our great nation. Experience 1776 when a group of American […]

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Contemporary Jewish Museum Announce Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition

Contemporary Jewish Museum Announce Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition

. May 26, 2016

Contemporary Jewish Museum presents Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition on view June 30–October 30, 2016. Renowned Jewish filmmaker Stanley Kubrick was known for exerting complete artistic control over his projects; in doing so, he reconceived the genres in which he worked. The exhibition covers the breadth of Kubrick’s practice, beginning with his early photographs for Look […]

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LI Children’s Museum Honored for Community Engagement

LI Children’s Museum Honored for Community Engagement

. May 26, 2016

Long Island Children’s Museum places community service at the heart of its mission, core values and strategic plan. This commitment is reflected in signature program initiatives and is woven throughout every aspect of it daily practices. This commitment to community was recently honored by the Museum Association of New York (MANY) when it recognized LICM […]

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Contemporary Arts Centre Announce NJIDEKA AKUNYILI CROSBY:  THE PREDECESSORS

Contemporary Arts Centre Announce NJIDEKA AKUNYILI CROSBY: THE PREDECESSORS

. May 26, 2016

The Contemporary Arts Centre present an exhibition of work by Njideka Akunyili on view JUL 14 – OCT 20, 2017. When Njideka Akunyili (b.1983) left Lagos for the U.S. at age 16 she detoured from her initial plan to be a doctor to pursue painting and the urge to tell another side of Nigeria’s story. […]

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The Contemporary Jewish Museum Presents Negev Wheel: Ned Kahn

The Contemporary Jewish Museum Presents Negev Wheel: Ned Kahn

. May 26, 2016

The Contemporary Jewish Museum debuts an original kinetic sculpture, Negev Wheel, created by famed environmental artist and sculptor Ned Kahn (b. 1960, Connecticut). A resident of the Bay Area for over thirty years, Kahn is well known for creating installation works at the intersection of art and science that explore, mimic, and play with phenomena […]

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The Glass House Summer Party  2016

The Glass House Summer Party 2016

. May 26, 2016

The Glass House Summer Party Saturday, June 11, 2016 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. Celebrate the start of the season by joining the Glass House as we host our annual Summer Party! With generous support by Athena Art Finance and additional support from William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty, the event features a festive picnic by […]

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