Archive for August, 2016

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum awarded $80k grant from Maryland Heritage Areas Authority

. August 31, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM – recently received an $80,000 grant from the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority program under the Maryland Historical Trust. The grant will help fund a new Small Craft Heritage Center project for CBMM, which—with full funding—is projected to begin in 2017. The construction of the Small Craft Heritage Center […]

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PEER UK Announce Wherewithal Exhibition

PEER UK Announce Wherewithal Exhibition

. August 31, 2016

Wherewithal is a showcase exhibition that brings together four diverse, emerging artists who are all completing a year-long Acme studio award for recent graduates. Alison Ballance’s deft organisation of hand woven textiles, print works, watercolour drawings and texts, is a restrained yet emphatic way of talking about doubt. Rutie Borthwick’s practice focuses on how the […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART NAMES KATY SIEGEL AS SENIOR PROGRAMMING AND RESEARCH CURATOR

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART NAMES KATY SIEGEL AS SENIOR PROGRAMMING AND RESEARCH CURATOR

. August 31, 2016

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) today announced the appointment of Katy Siegel as Senior Programming and Research Curator. In this new part-time position, Katy will play a key role in the museum’s future exhibitions, public programs, audience development initiatives, institutional identity, and partnerships, and will also advise on capital projects. Siegel […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art announces GUERRILLA GIRLS poster exhibition

Baltimore Museum of Art announces GUERRILLA GIRLS poster exhibition

. August 29, 2016

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Front Room: Guerrilla Girls, a selection of 48 works by the New York-based anonymous feminist collective known for using humor to confront sexism and racism in the art world. The works are drawn from their Portfolio Compleat—a compilation of nearly 90 projects undertaken by the […]

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Freedom Center Announces Extended Run of ENSLAVED exhibition through Labor Day

. August 29, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today the extended run of the thought-provoking exhibition ENSLAVED: A Visual Story of Modern Day Slavery through Labor Day Weekend. The powerful exhibition features images by world-renown humanitarian photographer, Lisa Kristine. Since it’s opening, ENSLAVED has sparked discussion, at the museum, in the community and […]

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