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Teaching with Small Boats Alliance conference comes to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this April

Teaching with Small Boats Alliance conference comes to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this April

| January 13, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will host the 2017 Teaching with Small Boats Alliance conference beginning Thursday, April 27 and continuing through Saturday, April 29, 2017. The three-day conference enables participating maritime educators to facilitate collaboration, encourage idea sharing, identify and share best practices and projects, and strengthen connections between organizations […]

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Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake opens at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum May 12

Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake opens at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum May 12

| January 13, 2017

This spring, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will open the very first exhibition to showcase the black-and-white Chesapeake-focused photography of Robert de Gast. This major exhibition, Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, runs May 12, 2017 through April 2018, and features 80 photographs curated from the more than 10,000 by de Gast in […]

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The Glass House appoints Philip Johnson scholar Hilary Lewis as Chief Curator & Creative Director

The Glass House appoints Philip Johnson scholar Hilary Lewis as Chief Curator & Creative Director

| January 13, 2017

The Glass House, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is pleased to announce the appointment of Hilary Lewis as the site’s Chief Curator & Creative Director starting January 17, 2017. Lewis has spent more than two decades focused on the work of Philip Johnson. As an architectural historian, curator and journalist she […]

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Laporte joins the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Director of Development

Laporte joins the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Director of Development

| January 13, 2017

Liz LaCorte of Cordova, Md. has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. as Director of Development. LaCorte is responsible for helping to further CBMM’s mission through management of CBMM’s membership and various giving programs. LaCorte brings more than fifteen years’ experience working for private foundations and other non-profits to CBMM, with […]

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Annual Tradition of Commemorating the Legacy of MLK Continues at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

| January 12, 2017

Free Admission and Family Programming at the Museum on Monday CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 16, beginning with the sold out 2017 King Legacy Breakfast, and continuing with free admission to the museum from 11:00 a.m. – […]

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Film Event: Andrei Rublev at the Museum of Russian Icons

Film Event: Andrei Rublev at the Museum of Russian Icons

| January 12, 2017

Andrei Tarkovsky’s epic masterpiece is a sweeping medieval tale of Russia’s greatest icon painter, who became known as the father of modern iconography. Discussion to follow. Saturday, February 18, 12:00–5:00PM Members $15, Nonmembers $20. Advance ticket purchase suggested. Call 978.598.5000 x121 Running time 3 hours, 45 minutes. Russian with English subtitles. Not suitable for children […]

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Exhibit Symposium, Pondering Mary: Her Life Through Icons at the Museum of Russian Icons

Exhibit Symposium, Pondering Mary: Her Life Through Icons at the Museum of Russian Icons

| January 12, 2017

Three scholars will speak about views of Mary’s life in different cultures. Reverend Chris Visminis will address Dormition and Assumption: Meanings for the End of Mary’s Life. The Eastern and Western view of the end of Mary’s life differ dramatically. These differing views are dependent on the nature of Mary’s role in human salvation and […]

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