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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Wins Best Exhibition at Ohio Museums Association Annual Awards Program

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Wins Best Exhibition at Ohio Museums Association Annual Awards Program

. April 13, 2017

Additional Awards Received Include Visual Communications & Emerging Professional of the Year CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center won Best Exhibition (over $500,000 annual institutional budget category) at the Ohio Museums Association (OMA) annual awards program on April 2 for 2016 special exhibition, ENSLAVED: A Visual Story of Modern Day Slavery. The […]

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The Shades of Blue at Big Band Night July 1 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

The Shades of Blue at Big Band Night July 1 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. April 11, 2017

In celebration of Independence Day, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. welcomes The Shades of Blue Orchestra for a live performance at its Saturday, July 1 Big Band Night. The St. Michaels fireworks are scheduled to launch after dusk that evening, with CBMM’s waterfront campus a great venue from which guests can […]

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RAFAEL LOZANO-HEMMER’S KINETIC SCULPTURE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION OF TIME-BASED ART AT  UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART  FROM BORUSAN CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTION

RAFAEL LOZANO-HEMMER’S KINETIC SCULPTURE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION OF TIME-BASED ART AT UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART FROM BORUSAN CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTION

. April 10, 2017

Moving Image: Performance, the related video exhibition exploring the relationship between the camera and the action it records, on view through July 24, 2017 Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, two complementary selections of works rooted in performative action will be on view at the University of Michigan Museum of Art […]

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Easter Sunrise Service on Miles River at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this Sunday

Easter Sunrise Service on Miles River at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this Sunday

. April 10, 2017

The public is invited to attend Easter Sunrise Service at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, which is situated on the Miles River in St. Michaels, Md. Coordinated and led by Bay Hundred Covenant Churches, the service is scheduled to begin at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 16 at the historic Tolchester Beach Bandstand, as shown […]

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In That Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art: Allison Smith and Christina Zetterlund

In That Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art: Allison Smith and Christina Zetterlund

. April 10, 2017

The Contemporary Jewish Museum repurposes the centuries-old practice of havruta—the study of religious texts by people in pairs—for the contemporary art community. Bay Area-based artist Allison Smith collaborates with craft and design historian Christina Zetterlund in the next installation of the exhibition series, In That Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art. Smith has created a number […]

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Kutiman: offered offline at The Contemporary Jewish Museum

Kutiman: offered offline at The Contemporary Jewish Museum

. April 10, 2017

Kutiman (b. 1982) is an Israeli musician, composer, producer, and video mixologist on the cutting edge of contemporary composition. He is well known for his projects that knit together pieces of audio and video from the internet into seamless and exquisite works of art. Kutiman extends the traditions of assemblage, appropriation, and found art into […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors welcomes new members

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors welcomes new members

. April 5, 2017

The Board of Governors of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., has welcomed seven new members to the museum’s governing body. Joining as new governors are David Blitzer, William Boicourt, Len N. Foxwell, Elizabeth C. Moose, and Enos Throop. Returning for their second six-year term as governors are Bruce A. Ragsdale and […]

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