Archive for May, 2018

MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES NEW ACQUISITIONS

MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES NEW ACQUISITIONS

. May 2, 2018

The Mississippi Museum of Art (the Museum) today announced a slate of important new acquisitions of contemporary artworks recently added to the collection. These acquisitions support the Museum’s mission of engaging Mississippians with visual art and further its commitment to stimulating arts-based community dialogue to investigate issues of local and national significance. The new acquisitions […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum seasonal maintenance underway

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum seasonal maintenance underway

. May 1, 2018

Shipwright James DelAguila reports that work on the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s floating fleet of historic vessels is in full swing in St. Michaels, Md. Buyboat Winnie Estelle made it out of the water first to undergo seasonal maintenance, and to have a hull fastener inspection by the Coast Guard. With Winnie given a clean […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Honored at Ohio Museums Association Annual Awards Program

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Honored at Ohio Museums Association Annual Awards Program

. May 1, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center was honored at the Ohio Museums Association (OMA) annual awards program last month. The museum received the Level 5 Silver Award for Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu – AV & Electronic Media Campaign on April 15 at the Dayton Art Institute. The awards were based on […]

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Frist Art Museum Presents International Roster of Contemporary Artists in “Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century”

Frist Art Museum Presents International Roster of Contemporary Artists in “Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century”

. May 1, 2018

The Frist Art Museum presents Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century, a sweeping survey of paintings from around the world that invite contemplation of seemingly ungraspable forces shaping contemporary society, from the ideological to the technological. Organized by Frist Art Museum chief curator Mark Scala, the exhibition will be on view in the […]

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