Archive for March, 2017

Major Artifact Installed in New APOLLO Gallery at The Museum of Flight

Major Artifact Installed in New APOLLO Gallery at The Museum of Flight

| March 23, 2017

SEATTLE – Last week the Museum of Flight received a special delivery– a full-scale F-1 rocket engine, received on loan from the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. The F-1 engine remains the most powerful single-nozzle, liquid-fueled rocket engine ever developed. Standing 19 feet tall and 12 feet wide, the installation was a careful and collaborative […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ACQUIRES SIGNIFICANT WORKS BY MARK BRADFORD, PAUL CHAN, NORMAN LEWIS, AND ELLSWORTH KELLY

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ACQUIRES SIGNIFICANT WORKS BY MARK BRADFORD, PAUL CHAN, NORMAN LEWIS, AND ELLSWORTH KELLY

| March 23, 2017

First Works by Bradford Enter the BMA’s Collection to Coincide with the Artist’s Representation of the U.S. at the 2017 Venice Biennale BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) today announced the acquisition of major works by Mark Bradford, Paul Chan, Norman Lewis, and Ellsworth Kelly. Spanning a range of media, the acquisitions […]

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INDEPENDENT VISIONS: HELENE SCHJERFBECK AND HER CONTEMPORARIES FROM THE COLLECTION OF ATENEUM, FINNISH NATIONAL GALLERY

INDEPENDENT VISIONS: HELENE SCHJERFBECK AND HER CONTEMPORARIES FROM THE COLLECTION OF ATENEUM, FINNISH NATIONAL GALLERY

| March 23, 2017

Independent Visions: Helen Schjerfbeck and Her Contemporaries from the Collection of Ateneum, Finnish National Gallery, an exhibition presenting fifty-five works by four celebrated Finnish artists, opens at Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, in New York City, on April 29, 2017. The exhibition highlights the pioneering role of these artists at the end of […]

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May 13 brings 7th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race to Chesapeake Bay

May 13 brings 7th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race to Chesapeake Bay

| March 22, 2017

Launching early from Annapolis and ending in St. Michaels, Md., the 7th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race brings the centuries-old tradition of yacht racing back to the Chesapeake Bay on Saturday, May 13, 2017. The Classic Yacht Restoration Guild, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, and Eastport Yacht Club are once again sponsoring the annual race, which […]

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Matthew Willman to Speak at Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu Opening Reception

Matthew Willman to Speak at Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu Opening Reception

| March 22, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH – South African documentary photographer Matthew Willman will speak at the opening reception of Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center this Friday, March 24, at 7:15 p.m. Willman was commissioned by the Nelson Mandela Foundation during the last 10 years of Nelson Mandela’s life. “This is the […]

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30th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival is June 16-18 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

30th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival is June 16-18 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

| March 22, 2017

Wooden classics, vintage racers, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum June 16-18 for the 30th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival and the Arts at Navy Point in St. Michaels, Md. Hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society, this Father’s […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center opens new permanent exhibit in Children’s Museum

Cincinnati Museum Center opens new permanent exhibit in Children’s Museum

| March 21, 2017

STEAM-focused permanent exhibit opens in Duke Energy Children’s Museum March 27 CINCINNATI – Staying home for Spring Break this year can be just as fun as a vacation. Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) is pleased to announce the opening of KidSPACE, a new interactive gallery in the Duke Energy Children’s Museum where creation and education happen […]

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