Archive for May, 2018

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Extends 2018 Picture Freedom Art Contest Deadline

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Extends 2018 Picture Freedom Art Contest Deadline

. May 21, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has extended the deadline for the Picture Freedom Art Contest — a nationwide student art competition sponsored by Toyota until Friday, June 1. Picture Freedom challenges students to create works of art capturing America’s struggle for inclusive freedom and equality. The Picture Freedom Art Contest was […]

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Museum of Flight Recognizes Memorial Day with Ceremony

Museum of Flight Recognizes Memorial Day with Ceremony

. May 19, 2018

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight recognizes Memorial Day with an 11 a.m. performance by the Boeing Employee Concert Band, followed at noon with a special ceremony commemorating fallen U.S. service members. The keynote speaker will be Naval Aviator Dave Cable, who served in Southeast Asia during 1966 and 1967. Cable flew 100 missions in […]

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Demuth Museum announce Charles Demuth: Definitively Modern exhibition

Demuth Museum announce Charles Demuth: Definitively Modern exhibition

. May 19, 2018

The Demuth Museum is pleased to announce its exhibition, Charles Demuth: Definitively Modern. The exhibition and accompanying catalog focus on the Demuth Museum’s collection of original art by Charles Demuth. The collection is now the largest in the world with 52 works of art as well as it is the largest repository of original archival […]

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Get out on the water with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this summer

Get out on the water with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this summer

. May 18, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering two kayak paddles this summer to help its guests get out on the water. Registration for both is required to cbmm.org/paddles. The first offering is scheduled for 9am–1pm Saturday, June 30, when participants are invited to join CBMM Shipyard Programs Manager Jenn Kuhn and Lead Educator Matt Engel […]

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Frist Art Museum Presents First Solo Museum Exhibition of Iranian American Artist Afruz Amighi

Frist Art Museum Presents First Solo Museum Exhibition of Iranian American Artist Afruz Amighi

. May 17, 2018

The Frist Art Museum presents critically acclaimed Iranian American artist Afruz Amighi’s first monographic museum exhibition, The Presence of Your Absence Is Everywhere, on view from June 22 through September 16, 2018. Celebrated for her lyrical transformation of inexpensive materials into ethereal installations and sculptures, Amighi uses light and dark to wondrous effect. Organized by […]

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