Archive for October, 2017

Michener Art Museum Receives Grant through PNC Arts Alive Initiative to Support Public Programming

Michener Art Museum Receives Grant through PNC Arts Alive Initiative to Support Public Programming

. October 9, 2017

DOYLESTOWN, PA — For the second consecutive year, the James A. Michener Art Museum has received a grant through the PNC Arts Alive initiative of the PNC Foundation to support its public programming, which is aimed at increasing community engagement and inclusiveness through shared cultural experiences. With PNC Arts Alive grant, the Michener Art Museum […]

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Warren Rohrer: Painter of Fields at the Lancaster Museum of Art

Warren Rohrer: Painter of Fields at the Lancaster Museum of Art

. October 6, 2017

This exhibit, the first major overview of Warren Rohrer’s work held in Lancaster County will examine the various stages of his career; including works from his early days of drawing to his fully realized abstract artistic language based on the fields of Lancaster County where he lived. Rohrer, who was one of the premier twentieth […]

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Tony Lewis selected for Rose Art Museum’s Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award

Tony Lewis selected for Rose Art Museum’s Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award

. October 5, 2017

(Waltham, MA) – The Rose Art Museum is pleased to name Chicago-based Tony Lewis as the recipient of the 2017-2018 Ruth Ann and Nathan Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award. For his Perlmutter residency, Lewis will create a new site-specific mural for the outward-facing wall of the museum’s Lois Foster Wing. This work, entitled Plunder, grows out of […]

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Archives of American Art Benefit in NYC honors Sharon Percy Rockefeller, Glenn Ligon, and Tomas Ybarra-Frausto

Archives of American Art Benefit in NYC honors Sharon Percy Rockefeller, Glenn Ligon, and Tomas Ybarra-Frausto

. October 5, 2017

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, will honor collector and philanthropist Sharon Percy Rockefeller, artist Glenn Ligon, and scholar Tomás Ybarra-Frausto at its annual benefit in New York City on October 24, 2017. The Archives of American Art Medal, acknowledging distinguished members of the American art community, will be presented to Ms. Rockefeller by […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Rising Tide expands weekly options

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Rising Tide expands weekly options

. October 5, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program is officially back in session, and has expanded its offerings for students this fall. Classes are typically held Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in CBMM’s Boatshop, with participants welcome to sign up for multiple or individual days. The free program is open […]

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