Archive for June, 2016

The Contemporary Jewish Museum Announces In That Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art – Kota Ezawa and James Kirby Rogers

The Contemporary Jewish Museum Announces In That Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art – Kota Ezawa and James Kirby Rogers

. June 10, 2016

Dialogue has always been an integral part of learning in traditional Jewish contexts. Now, The Contemporary Jewish Museum repurposes the centuries-old practice of havruta—the study of religious texts by people in pairs—for the contemporary art community. Bay Area-based artist Kota Ezawa collaborates with San Francisco native and contemporary dancer James Kirby Rogers in the next […]

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Schooner America at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Schooner America at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. June 9, 2016

The 139-foot yacht America will be at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. on Labor Day, September 5 through Tuesday, September 6, and again on Saturday, September 10 through Sunday, September 11. America is a replica of the schooner that launched the America’s Cup tradition in 1851 by defeating the best the […]

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Food in the Air and Space on Menu for Weekend Events at the Museum of Flight

Food in the Air and Space on Menu for Weekend Events at the Museum of Flight

. June 9, 2016

Live music, aviation and a food writer’s look at inflight meals from airliners to spaceships served during 1960s Centennial Celebration Weekend SEATTLE – The Museum’s 1960s Centennial Celebration weekend highlights include author and food historian Richard Foss presentations about food in air and space, the Pacific Northwest Distinguished Flying Cross Society’s look at Huey helicopters […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art Brick Making Workshop

. June 9, 2016

Bricks in Baltimore: A Historic Tour and Local Clay Workshop Saturday, June 11, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Trace Baltimore’s brick-making legacy with artist Marian April Glebes and colleagues. Go behind-the-scenes at sites rich in historic brick, including the American Brewery building and the Old Baltimore Phoenix Shot Tower. Then learn how to prepare clay and create […]

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Free Admission for Dads to Museum of Flight on  Father’s Day

Free Admission for Dads to Museum of Flight on Father’s Day

. June 9, 2016

SEATTLE – Admission is free to all dads (accompanied by children) on Father’s Day, June 19. The Museum is offering many new experiences since last year’s Father’s Day, including this summer’s big, interactive exhibit, Above and Beyond, the Boeing Centennial exhibits throughout the Museum (including a P-26 Peashooter fighter), the recently restored Boeing 727 prototype […]

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