Archive for January, 2017

BMA CELEBRATES LAST WEEKEND OF MATISSE/DIEBENKORN DURING ART AFTER HOURS ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 27

BMA CELEBRATES LAST WEEKEND OF MATISSE/DIEBENKORN DURING ART AFTER HOURS ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 27

. January 24, 2017

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art’s (BMA) Art After Hours party on Friday, January 27 from 8-11 p.m. celebrates the landmark Matisse/Diebenkorn exhibition, which has received critical acclaim and a record number of visitors. The Art After Hours ticket includes the exhibition (a $17.50 value), plus one complimentary drink or food item from […]

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Contemporary Jewish Museum Announces Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs

Contemporary Jewish Museum Announces Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs

. January 24, 2017

Roz Chast is one of the most celebrated cartoonists in the United States today. Since the 1970s, Brooklyn-born Chast has chronicled the anxieties, pleasures, and perils of contemporary life in a body of work that includes over 1,200 cartoons published in The New Yorker and other magazines, several illustrated children’s books, and her award-winning 2014 […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers highlights tours on weekends this February

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers highlights tours on weekends this February

. January 24, 2017

Each weekend this February, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering guided highlight tours of its exhibitions, with the tours offered free for CBMM members or with general admission. CBMM is also offering free weekday admission—including President’s Day—throughout the month of February. Guided by an interpreter and offered at 2:00 p.m. […]

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Smithsonian exhibition exploring the power of Star Wars costumes coming to Cincinnati

Smithsonian exhibition exploring the power of Star Wars costumes coming to Cincinnati

. January 24, 2017

A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY – Iconic costumes from “a galaxy far, far away” are presented in the Smithsonian traveling exhibition Star Wars™ and the Power of Costume. The exhibition will open at Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) on May 25, 2017. Pulled from the collection of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, Star Wars and […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Collecting Women’s March on Washington Materials

. January 24, 2017

Local, National, and International March Materials to be Archived in Museum Collections CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that they are collecting materials from the Women’s March on Washington. According to the Associated Press, over 500 thousand people protested in Washington DC. Sister Marches took place across the US, and […]

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