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Longtime Noguchi Museum Director Jenny Dixon Announces Retirement at End of 2017

Longtime Noguchi Museum Director Jenny Dixon Announces Retirement at End of 2017

. June 14, 2017

Jenny Dixon, longtime director of The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum (The Noguchi Museum), today announced that she will retire from the position at the end of this year. The Museum’s Board of Trustees is forming a search committee to determine who will lead the Museum moving forward. Ms. Dixon joined the Museum as […]

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Woodworker’s tool-sharpening workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Woodworker’s tool-sharpening workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. June 14, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is hosting a basic tool-sharpening workshop on Wednesday, July 19, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the Boatyard. Participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. If taken care of properly, your edge tools can last generations. By keeping them well-honed, you will find they can cut like new […]

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Freedom Center Welcomes Truckers Against Trafficking

Freedom Center Welcomes Truckers Against Trafficking

. June 14, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (June 13, 2017) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that the Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT) Freedom Drivers Project (FDP) trailer will be parked outside the museum this Thursday, June 15, and available to the public at no cost from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. TAT last visited the museum in […]

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Edna E. Lockwood progress continues at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Edna E. Lockwood progress continues at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. June 13, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatyard Manager Michael Gorman reports work continues on the historic restoration of 1889 bugeye Edna E. Lockwood, with each of the nine-logs making up her new hull pinned together and shipwrights moving on to fitting chunks in her bow and stern over the summer. This past spring brought much progress to […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) Announces new Google Arts & Culture Online Exhibition of Stunning Japanese Kimono and Obi

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) Announces new Google Arts & Culture Online Exhibition of Stunning Japanese Kimono and Obi

. June 9, 2017

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is showcasing Kimono and Obi: Romantic Echoes from Japan’s Golden Age, as part of We wear culture, a Google Arts & Culture project launching today that uses state-of-the-art technology to present 3,000 years of fashion in the world’s largest virtual exhibition of style. The We wear […]

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