Archive for June, 2018

ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

. June 28, 2018

The Archives of American Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art are presenting a symposium, Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic, on July 13, 2018, from 1‒5 p.m. at the Whitney. Featuring conversations with artists, activists, and historians reflecting on the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 90s, the event will incorporate material from […]

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THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FIRST CONTEMPORARY ART ACQUISITIONS MADE WITH AUCTION PROCEEDS

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FIRST CONTEMPORARY ART ACQUISITIONS MADE WITH AUCTION PROCEEDS

. June 27, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces today that its Board of Trustees approved the acquisition of 23 works of art, including seven purchased in full or in part using proceeds from the auction of recently deaccessioned works. The new acquisitions encompass paintings by Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Odili Donald Odita, Amy Sherald, […]

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Harwood re-joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors

Harwood re-joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors

. June 26, 2018

E. Brooke (Brooke) Harwood recently re-joined the Board of Governors of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. He previously served two consecutive terms from 2009–2015. Harwood is a retired commercial airline executive with extensive international experience. In 1994, as managing director, China, for Federal Express, he led a team establishing scheduled air […]

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Lancaster Museum of Art announce 56th Annual Community Art Exhibition

Lancaster Museum of Art announce 56th Annual Community Art Exhibition

. June 25, 2018

The Lancaster Museum of Art is pleased to announce its 56th Annual Community Art Exhibition. This exhibition celebrates the vast amount of artistic talent found throughout Lancaster County. Any artist (age 16 and older) residing or working in Lancaster County was welcome to submit original artwork to this juried exhibition, which will be on view […]

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Women’s Rights National Historical Park Presents “The Diary of Theodosia Ford – Photographs by Xiomaro”

Women’s Rights National Historical Park Presents “The Diary of Theodosia Ford – Photographs by Xiomaro”

. June 25, 2018

Ask the average person to name an important woman of the American Revolution and they might think of Betsy Ross, believed to have made the first American flag for George Washington. A fine art photographic exhibit opening on July 1 at Women’s Rights National Historical Park seeks to introduce a new name into the public […]

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