Archive for February, 2019

Baltimore Museum of Art Announces Exhibition of 35 Postwar Graphics from Baltimore Philanthropists Mary and Paul Roberts

Baltimore Museum of Art Announces Exhibition of 35 Postwar Graphics from Baltimore Philanthropists Mary and Paul Roberts

. February 14, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD -The BMA is presenting an exhibition of 35 postwar graphics by some of the most significant modern and contemporary artists working in the United States thanks to a generous gift from Baltimore philanthropists Mary and Paul Roberts. Featuring works by Richard Diebenkorn, Jasper Johns, Elizabeth Murray, and Barnett Newman, Front Room: The Mary […]

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State apprenticeship navigator visits the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

State apprenticeship navigator visits the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. February 13, 2019

Jane Sinclair, apprenticeship navigator for the Division of Workforce Development & Adult Learning with the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation, recently paid a visit to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., to meet several of its current Shipwright Apprentices. Pictured with Sinclair (far right), are CBMM apprentices Stephen North, Zachary […]

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Newly restored Putto with a Dolphin featured in “Verrocchio, Master of Leonardo” on view at the Palazzo Strozzi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello thanks to Friends of Florence

Newly restored Putto with a Dolphin featured in “Verrocchio, Master of Leonardo” on view at the Palazzo Strozzi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello thanks to Friends of Florence

. February 13, 2019

Exhibition will be on view in Florence, Italy, March 9‒July 14, 2019 before its presentation at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., September 29, 2019‒February 2, 2020 Florence, Italy – The Friends of Florence Foundation has underwritten the restoration of the Putto with a Dolphin (1470‒c.1475) a statue by Andrea del Verrocchio, for the […]

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Deconstructing Decoys exhibition to open at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Deconstructing Decoys exhibition to open at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. February 12, 2019

A new exhibition in the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Waterfowling building, Deconstructing Decoys: The Culture of Collecting, will open to the public on Saturday, April 13, 2019. What makes a decoy “collectible”? How do you distinguish a Susquehanna Flats duck from a Chincoteague carvers’ work? Buying and selling carved and painted wooden waterfowl—once used simply […]

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THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

. February 12, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents the first major exhibition to examine how 20th-century European and American Surrealist artists used monsters and mythic figures to depict their experiences of war, violence, and exile. Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s includes 90 works by Salvador Dalí, Max […]

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