Archive for December, 2016

Olson joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Exhibitions Specialist

Olson joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Exhibitions Specialist

| December 21, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has recently welcomed Lee Olson as Exhibitions Specialist. Olson has recently relocated from Rock Hall to St. Michaels, Md. to take up the position. As part of CBMM’s preservation and interpretation department, Olson works with CBMM curators to design and develop interactive and engaging exhibitions to capture the history, environment, […]

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National marine art exhibition opens on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

National marine art exhibition opens on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

| December 21, 2016

The 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists is now open to the public at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. and the Academy Art Museum in Easton, Md. The exhibition continues through April 2, 2017. Contemporary American Marine Art highlights the works of marine artists recognized as the […]

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Hands-on fun at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Family Day this spring

| December 21, 2016

On Saturday, April 8, the public is invited to Family Day at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., guests can follow a special Quest Card to explore family-friendly exhibits and enjoy hands-on activities along CBMM’s 18-acre campus. Families can examine the critters living on an oyster […]

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Fourth Season of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN Film Series Announced

Fourth Season of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN Film Series Announced

| December 20, 2016

Four new feature-length films in the EXHIBITION ON SCREEN series examine the lives, times, passions, practices, and creations of some of the best-known and most influential artists in the Western canon. The current season offerings examine the Renaissance masters Hieronymus Bosch and Michelangelo and modern luminaries Claude Monet and the American Impressionists. Presented in select […]

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MEDIA ART FROM THE BORUSAN CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTION FEATURED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART

MEDIA ART FROM THE BORUSAN CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTION FEATURED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART

| December 17, 2016

Notion of the mediated landscape explored in Moving Image: Landscape on view through March 26, 2017 Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, an exhibition of time-based works by artists Jim Campbell, Antti Laitinen, Joanie Lemercier, and Rick Silva is on view at the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) through […]

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Children mix art with science at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM this February

Children mix art with science at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM this February

| December 15, 2016

Each Saturday this February, young mariners ages 4 to 9 are invited to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., to participate in CBMM’s new STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Team. Class sizes are limited, with advanced registration needed. Each week, CBMM’s STEAM Team will be led by instructor Martha Hamlyn in […]

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Lighthouse overnights at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime in St. Michaels this spring

Lighthouse overnights at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime in St. Michaels this spring

| December 15, 2016

Youth groups can now reserve spring dates for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Lighthouse Overnight Adventures program. Dates include select Fridays and Saturdays, March 31 through June 24, with advanced reservations needed for groups of 12 to 18 children and their chaperones. Under the guidance of a museum educator, adventure participants can travel back in […]

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