Archive for December, 2016

Dovetail Dorothy Lee donated to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Dovetail Dorothy Lee donated to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. December 9, 2016

A 1934 Hoopers Island dovetail Dorothy Lee has recently been added to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s floating fleet in St. Michaels, Md. Dorothy Lee was generously donated by Susan Friedel of Trappe, Md., in honor of her late husband Jerry Friedel. Dovetails, also called draketails, are named for their distinctive round sterns that rake […]

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Limited Space Available on Baltimore Museum of Art An Art Lover’s Tour of Paris

Limited Space Available on Baltimore Museum of Art An Art Lover’s Tour of Paris

. December 9, 2016

Give yourself a special present this year-a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Paris with BMA Senior Curator and renowned French art expert Katy Rothkopf on Tuesday, May 23-Monday, 29, 2017. An Art Lover’s Tour of Paris includes visits to the new Louis Vuitton Foundation, recently renovated Picasso Museum, Marmottan Museum, Brancusi Studio, Quai Branley Museum, Centre Pompidou, […]

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Artifacts from Cincinnati’s fossil, architectural and brewing histories branching out

Artifacts from Cincinnati’s fossil, architectural and brewing histories branching out

. December 7, 2016

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) is branching out to libraries across Hamilton County and into Clermont County as part of their Curate My Community initiative. Historic artifacts and scientific specimens will be installed in several branches of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and the Clermont Country Public Library throughout the month. […]

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The Contemporary Jewish Museum, Present Cary Leibowitz: Museum Show

The Contemporary Jewish Museum, Present Cary Leibowitz: Museum Show

. December 7, 2016

New York–based contemporary artist Cary Leibowitz (b. 1963) creates comically self-effacing text-based works with a decidedly gay and often Jewish perspective that address issues of identity, kitsch, modernist critique, and queer politics. Since the early 1990s, when he became widely known under the moniker “Candyass,” Leibowitz has been one of the art world’s most delicious […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces extended hours to see Matisse/Diebenkorn exhibition

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces extended hours to see Matisse/Diebenkorn exhibition

. December 7, 2016

BALTIMORE, MD -The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) today announced it will offer extended hours on Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays for visitors to see the popular Matisse/Diebenkorn exhibition before it closes on Sunday, January 29. The BMA’s regular museum hours are: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays […]

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