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New exhibition at Morris-Jumel Mansion explores site’s history with chocolate

New exhibition at Morris-Jumel Mansion explores site’s history with chocolate

| January 7, 2017

NEW EXHIBITION EXPLORES CHOCOLATE AS A COMMODITY IN 18‒19TH CENTURY NEW YORK A Taste for Chocolate on view February 17–May 29, 2017 New York, NY – The Morris-Jumel Mansion (MJM), Manhattan’s oldest house, will present a special exhibition exploring cacao and chocolate as a commodity and emerging breakfast tradition in colonial and post-colonial America. Stephen […]

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Michener Art Museum will present groundbreaking exhibition Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form

Michener Art Museum will present groundbreaking exhibition Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form

| January 6, 2017

DOYLESTOWN, PA — In March 2017, the James A. Michener Art Museum will present Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form, a groundbreaking exhibition that features never-before-seen photographs by Charles Sheeler, one of America’s most celebrated modernists. Inspired by Sheeler’s portrait and fashion work for Condé Nast from 1926 to 1931, the multimedia show will […]

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Major New Space Race Exhibit Opens May 20 at the Museum of Flight

Major New Space Race Exhibit Opens May 20 at the Museum of Flight

| January 5, 2017

Exhibit features first display of historic Apollo Moon rockets SEATTLE – May 20, 2017, The Museum of Flight will open an exciting exhibit about the American and Soviet “Space Race” to the Moon during the 1960s. It is a story of individuals taming powerful new technologies to fulfill impossible dreams. The exhibit will also be […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces summer internships

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces summer internships

| January 4, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., has recently announced five summer internship opportunities in 2017 for current graduate and undergraduate college students. The internships are available in the curatorial, communications, development, and education departments, with applications due by Friday, February 17, 2017. Over 10 to 13 weeks, these interns will have numerous […]

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Dolde joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Collections Manage

Dolde joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Collections Manage

| January 3, 2017

Jenifer Dolde or Earleville, Md. recently joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., as Collections Manager, where she is responsible for creating and maintaining CBMM’s collection records and facilitating public access to the collection. Dolde is a familiar face at CBMM, having completed a curatorial internship at the museum after earning degrees […]

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Olson joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Exhibitions Specialist

Olson joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Exhibitions Specialist

| December 21, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has recently welcomed Lee Olson as Exhibitions Specialist. Olson has recently relocated from Rock Hall to St. Michaels, Md. to take up the position. As part of CBMM’s preservation and interpretation department, Olson works with CBMM curators to design and develop interactive and engaging exhibitions to capture the history, environment, […]

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National marine art exhibition opens on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

National marine art exhibition opens on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

| December 21, 2016

The 17th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists is now open to the public at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. and the Academy Art Museum in Easton, Md. The exhibition continues through April 2, 2017. Contemporary American Marine Art highlights the works of marine artists recognized as the […]

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