Archive for February, 2017

Second Annual Picture Freedom Student Art Exhibition Debuts at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

. February 9, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center’s Second Annual Picture Freedom student art exhibition opens to the public on February 11, 2017. The grand prize winners will attend the opening reception at 1:00 p.m. this Saturday. The Picture Freedom Art Contest, sponsored by Toyota, encourages students to explore what freedom and equality mean […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center presents ninth annual conference on play and early childhood education

Cincinnati Museum Center presents ninth annual conference on play and early childhood education

. February 9, 2017

CINCINNATI – There’s only one week left to register for Cincinnati Museum Center’s ninth annual Learning Through Play Conference . The conference brings together a broad range of the region’s best childhood development experts for workshops to help parents and educators learn more about the physical, mental and emotional health of their children and students. […]

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Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Launches 2017 with a Solo Exhibition by Acclaimed Artist Mickalene Thomas

Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Launches 2017 with a Solo Exhibition by Acclaimed Artist Mickalene Thomas

. February 9, 2017

ATLANTA – Spelman College Museum of Fine Art is proud to present “Mickalene Thomas: Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities,” an exhibition featuring new work by acclaimed painter, photographer, sculptor and filmmaker Mickalene Thomas, as a highlight of its 20th anniversary celebration. This solo exhibition, which is organized by the Aspen Art Museum, features photography, mirrored silkscreen […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum earns coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

. February 9, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned the non-profit museum a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the second time CBMM has earned this top distinction in the last eighteen months. Since 2002, using objective analysis, Charity Navigator has awarded […]

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Finalists announced for ninth annual Duke Energy Children’s Museum Difference Makers by Cincinnati Museum Center

Finalists announced for ninth annual Duke Energy Children’s Museum Difference Makers by Cincinnati Museum Center

. February 8, 2017

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) is ready to celebrate the inspiring individuals, organizations and businesses that are making a difference in the lives of children in our region at the ninth annual Duke Energy Children’s Museum Difference Makers Celebration. Tickets are now on sale for the Difference Makers Celebration on February 11. The Difference […]

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