Archive for August, 2017

Brown Arts Initiative Announces Launch of Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

Brown Arts Initiative Announces Launch of Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

. August 18, 2017

The Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) at Brown University today announced the launch of the Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series, an annual series of presentations and student interactions led by prominent contemporary artists and art-world luminaries. Designed to serve as a catalyst for open dialogue about the impact of contemporary visual art on our world, […]

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Life jackets donated for Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum auction boats

Life jackets donated for Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum auction boats

. August 17, 2017

Through a grant from the Miles River Yacht Club Foundation, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be addressing boater safety at its September 2 Charity Boat Auction by providing free life jackets with boats auctioned off at the event. “Thanks to the generosity of the MRYC Foundation, all our motored and large sailing auction boats […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host four-day Timber Framing Workshop

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host four-day Timber Framing Workshop

. August 15, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host a four-day Timber Framing Workshop this fall, running from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, September 28, to Sunday, October 1. In this workshop, participants will learn about the age-old building process of timber framing, help layout the building plan, and create all the needed mortise and tenons […]

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Marinucci joins the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Charity Boat Donation program

Marinucci joins the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Charity Boat Donation program

. August 15, 2017

Dominic Marinucci of Ridgely, Md., has joined the staff of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., as a Seasonal Boat Cleaner with the Charity Boat Donation Program. CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation Program accepts and sells all manner of craft year-round to support the nonprofit’s education, curatorial, and boatbuilding programs. Marinucci receives vocational […]

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Charles A. Riley II, Ph.D., prominent curator,  author, journalist and educator, named Director of Nassau County Museum of Art

Charles A. Riley II, Ph.D., prominent curator, author, journalist and educator, named Director of Nassau County Museum of Art

. August 15, 2017

Angela Susan Anton, president of the board of trustees of Nassau County Museum of Art in Roslyn Harbor, N.Y., announced that Charles A. Riley II, Ph.D. has been named director of the Museum. Dr. Riley’s long association with Nassau County Museum of Art includes having served as curator-at-large and popular presenter of many lectures offered […]

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