Archive for September, 2017

Shipwrights start next phase restoration of Edna E. Lockwood at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Shipwrights start next phase restoration of Edna E. Lockwood at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. September 25, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatyard Manager Michael Gorman reports that a major step has been made in the historic restoration of 1889 bugeye Edna E. Lockwood, with her existing topsides lifted by crane to sit directly above her new nine-log hull. Edna Lockwood represents the last of her kind, as the oldest historic log-hull bugeye […]

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SIX RENAISSANCE MASTERPIECES RESTORED THANKS TO FRIENDS OF FLORENCE FEATURED IN MAJOR EXHIBITION AT PALAZZO STROZZI, FLORENCE

SIX RENAISSANCE MASTERPIECES RESTORED THANKS TO FRIENDS OF FLORENCE FEATURED IN MAJOR EXHIBITION AT PALAZZO STROZZI, FLORENCE

. September 22, 2017

The Cinquecento in Florence from Michelangelo and Pontormo to Giambologna Washington, DC – Friends of Florence announced today that six seminal artworks from the Italian Renaissance – meticulously restored with their support – will be featured in a major exhibition at the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, Italy: The Cinquecento in Florence from Michelangelo and Pontormo […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center 10th annual Difference Makers nominations extended

Cincinnati Museum Center 10th annual Difference Makers nominations extended

. September 22, 2017

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) has extended the nomination deadline for the tenth annual Duke Energy Children’s Museum Difference Makers Awards. Nominations for those individuals, groups and organizations making a difference in the lives of children are due September 29. For the past ten years, the Difference Makers program has recognized those people who […]

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Free Tickets Released for Saturday’s Visioning Home at the Baltimore Museum of Art,

Free Tickets Released for Saturday’s Visioning Home at the Baltimore Museum of Art,

. September 22, 2017

Visioning Home in Baltimore – Saturday, September 23, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. – Free; Breakfast and lunch provided Challenge the entrenched narratives about Baltimore neighborhoods and envision possible futures during this meaningful full day in the BMA’s galleries and studio. Breakfast and lunch is included. Registration is required; email ebenskin@artbma.org. Hear photographer, disruptive media specialist, and […]

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Learn electronic navigation at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Learn electronic navigation at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

. September 20, 2017

From 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, December 2, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering an Electronic Navigation for Non-Technical People workshop, with class size limited and registration needed. Participants will join Capt. Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, as he provides short non-technical descriptions of how GPS, GPS chart plotters, […]

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