Archive for August, 2016

Baltimore Museum of Art to Open JOHN WATERS KIDDIE FLAMINGOS exhibition

Baltimore Museum of Art to Open JOHN WATERS KIDDIE FLAMINGOS exhibition

. August 29, 2016

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Black Box: John Waters’ Kiddie Flamingos, on view September 21, 2016 through January 22, 2017. For the 2014 video, Waters filmed children reading a G-rated version of the cult classic, Pink Flamingos, and has said this new version is in some ways more perverse than […]

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Northern Kentucky University’s Steely Library Presents an  Art Exhibition and Talk Featuring Works by Thomas S. Noble

Northern Kentucky University’s Steely Library Presents an Art Exhibition and Talk Featuring Works by Thomas S. Noble

. August 25, 2016

Cincinnati, OH – Northern Kentucky University’s Steely Library will present an art exhibition on the work of Thomas S. Noble, a prominent 19th century artist from Lexington, KY. Born on a plantation to a family of slave-owners, Noble was well known for creating Civil War era historical paintings depicting the cruelty of slavery. Classically trained […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center mummy enrolls at Mount St. Joseph University

Cincinnati Museum Center mummy enrolls at Mount St. Joseph University

. August 24, 2016

1,800 year old Egyptian mummy now on display as part of Curate My Community CINCINNATI – As students return to campus, a four-year-old is headed to college. Umi, an Egyptian child mummy from Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC), is now on display at Mount St. Joseph University. The mummy and an accompanying exhibit is located in […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center receives $15,000 grant from Scripps Howard Foundation

Cincinnati Museum Center receives $15,000 grant from Scripps Howard Foundation

. August 23, 2016

Grant will fund filming and production of Union Terminal restoration documentary CINCINNATI – Surrounded by scaffolding and construction materials in the Rotunda of Union Terminal, the Scripps Howard Foundation presented a grant for $15,000 to Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC). The grant will be used by CMC to produce a documentary on the repair of Union […]

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Lighthouse Overnight Adventures at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Lighthouse Overnight Adventures at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. August 19, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is now accepting reservations for its fall Lighthouse Overnight Adventures program. Under the guidance of a museum educator, youth groups and their chaperones can travel back in time to explore the life of a late-19th-century lighthouse keeper, all while spending the night in the historic 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, which […]

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