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The Natural History Museums Darwin Centre Nominated for Art Fund Prize

. February 20, 2010

The Darwin Centre building, including its spectacular 8-storey concrete cocoon, was opened on September 2009 at an event with HRH Prince William of Wales and Sir David Attenborough. Visitors can explore world-class science in the Darwin Centre through amazing specimens, exciting displays and interactions with real scientists at work. There are also 20 million insect […]

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Peabody Museum Names Stephen Dupont as the 2010 Robert Gardner Fellow in Photography

Peabody Museum Names Stephen Dupont as the 2010 Robert Gardner Fellow in Photography

. February 20, 2010

“This body of work will counter stereotypical myths of Papua New Guinea with honest representations of the people, their culture and identity. It is an attempt to relate the experience of communities that would otherwise just disappear, people at the bottom of a half-ruined country.” – Stephen Dupont, 2010 Robert Gardner Fellow in Photography (Cambridge) […]

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J. Paul Getty Museum and Sicilian Ministry of Culture and Sicilian Identity Announce Major Long-Term Cultural Collaboration

. February 20, 2010

Agreement will Result in Exhibitions, Conservation Projects, Scholarly Research, and a Seismic Mitigation Conference LOS ANGELES/PALERMO – David Bomford, acting director of the J. Paul Getty Museum and Gaetano Armao, assessore regionale dei beni culturali e dell’identità siciliana, have announced a long-term collaboration between the Sicilian Ministry of Culture and Sicilian Identity and the J. […]

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The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Villa Launches 2010 Villa Theater Lab Series and New Villa Playreading Series

. February 20, 2010

Los Angeles – The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Villa announces its annual Villa Theater Lab Series, beginning February 19, featuring works-in-progress versions of new translations of Greek and Roman plays as well as contemporary works inspired by ancient theater. This year, the Museum is also presenting a new Villa Playreading Series, offering […]

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Hunters and Artists of Late Ice Age Europe: The Magdalenian World at The Peabody Museum

. February 20, 2010

(Cambridge) – Near the end of the last Ice Age, glacial ice sheets in Europe retreated, and people could finally expand beyond their Ice Age refuges. How would they adapt to their new environment? The Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology presents the Hallam L. Movius, Jr. lecture by archaeologist Lawrence Guy Straus titled “Hunters […]

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