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Paddle the Miles River and San Domingo Creek with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Paddle the Miles River and San Domingo Creek with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. August 8, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be hosting guided kayak paddles in August and October, with the public invited to participate. The first paddle is scheduled for 7:30–9:30pm Friday, Aug. 24, with participants invited to take part in an evening paddle under the moonlight along the Miles River. Participants are invited to bring their own […]

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Schooner Lady Maryland at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Schooner Lady Maryland at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. August 8, 2018

The schooner Lady Maryland will be dockside at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and out on the Miles River with local students from Sun., Oct. 21 through Thurs., Oct. 25. Built in 1985 by the Living Classrooms Foundation, Lady Maryland is a replica of a Chesapeake Bay pungy schooner. Pungies were considered fast sailing vessels […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces Tavares Strachan: In broad daylight

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces Tavares Strachan: In broad daylight

. August 4, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces it will present Tavares Strachan: In broad daylight, a new site-specific work commissioned by the museum that will be on view beginning August 8, 2018. For this installation, New York-based conceptual artist Tavares Strachan has rendered the words “In broad daylight” in a flowing neon […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Host the 2018 Picture Freedom Art Contest Sponsored by Toyota

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Host the 2018 Picture Freedom Art Contest Sponsored by Toyota

. August 3, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has announced the winners of the fourth annual 2018 Toyota Picture Freedom Art Contest and will hold a ceremony to honor the participants on Saturday, August 11 from 1 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The Picture Freedom Art Contest is a nationwide student art competition sponsored by […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announces Marisa Morsn Jahn: MIRROR | MASK

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announces Marisa Morsn Jahn: MIRROR | MASK

. August 2, 2018

Salt Lake City – The​ ​Utah Museum of Fine Arts is bringing another thought-provoking installation to the Museum’s interactive ACME Lab. MIRROR | MASK is a multi-part project by New York City-based artist Marisa Morán Jahn, who uses sculpture, performance, photography, GIFs and video featuring mirror masks to explore how we see ourselves reflected—or distorted—in […]

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