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New Work by Artist Adam Pendleton Brings Protest Art Into The Baltimore Museum of Art

New Work by Artist Adam Pendleton Brings Protest Art Into The Baltimore Museum of Art

| March 11, 2017

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Front Room: Adam Pendleton, a dramatic installation of new and recent work by the New-York based artist that examines the relationship between abstraction and representation through layered and fragmented texts and images sourced from the artist’s personal library. On view March 26–August 13, 2017, the […]

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Finnish Artists Featured in New Exhibition at New York’s Scandinavia House

Finnish Artists Featured in New Exhibition at New York’s Scandinavia House

| March 9, 2017

Exceptional grouping of 19th and 20th-century works by four Finnish artists on view for the first time in the United States at Scandinavia House 4-29 through 10-3-2017 Independent Visions: Helen Schjerfbeck and Her Contemporaries from the Collection of Ateneum, Finnish National Gallery, an exhibition presenting 55 works by 4 celebrated Finnish artists, opens at Scandinavia […]

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Blessing of the Fleet at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Blessing of the Fleet at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

| March 9, 2017

Celebrate the beginning of this year’s boating season by joining the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. for its annual Blessing of the Fleet ceremony. The April 25 ceremony begins at 5:00 p.m. near the boatyard, inviting the public to honor the working vessels and pleasure craft of the Chesapeake Bay, including CBMM’s […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Collecting International Women’s Day Materials

| March 9, 2017

“A Day Without a Woman” Materials to be Added to January’s Women’s March Collection CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is collecting items from International Women’s Day rallies and celebrations as well as “A Day Without a Woman” protests from across the world. According to NBCNews.com, more than 50 countries around the […]

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The Museum of Flight Appoints New   Executive Vice President

The Museum of Flight Appoints New Executive Vice President

| March 8, 2017

Vice President and CFO Matthew B. Hayes upped to newly created role at the Museum SEATTLE – Matthew B. Hayes first started working with The Museum of Flight in 2000 as part of a team of volunteers recruited to help restore the Museum’s World War II B-17 bomber. The B-17 has since been fully restored, […]

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New York Times Best-Selling Author Larry Tye to Speak at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

| March 8, 2017

John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series Continues with “Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon” CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host New York Times best-selling author Larry Tye on Tuesday, April 4 at 6:00 p.m. Tye, the final speaker in the 2016-2017 John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center Union Terminal Restoration Update

Cincinnati Museum Center Union Terminal Restoration Update

| March 6, 2017

The construction techniques used in the building of Union Terminal between 1929 and 1933 and the subsequent interventions over eight decades present a variety of challenges to the masons and preservation architects addressing them. The outdated techniques have resulted in significant water damage; bulging and cracking of the exterior limestone and bricks, and rust on […]

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