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MAJOR EXPANSION OF NORA ECCLES HARRISON MUSEUM OF ART DESIGNED BY SPARANO + MOONEY ARCHITECTURE  COMPLETED AT UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY

MAJOR EXPANSION OF NORA ECCLES HARRISON MUSEUM OF ART DESIGNED BY SPARANO + MOONEY ARCHITECTURE COMPLETED AT UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY

. November 9, 2018

Logan, UT – The newly expanded Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (NEHMA) designed by Sparano + Mooney Architecture (SMA) opened in September 2018 at Utah State University (USU) in Logan, Utah. NEHMA has completed a comprehensive $5-million renovation and expansion that has transformed the visitor experience of both the Museum and its significant collection […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum invites guests to help restore 1912 river tug Delaware

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum invites guests to help restore 1912 river tug Delaware

. November 7, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting the public to get hands on with its restoration of 1912 river tug Delaware this winter and spring through its Apprentice for a Day Program. Participants will have the opportunity to work side-by-side with CBMM shipwrights and learn the fundamentals of boatbuilding by taking part in this full […]

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Museum of Flight Reception and Lecture with Neil Armstrong Biographer James Hansen

Museum of Flight Reception and Lecture with Neil Armstrong Biographer James Hansen

. November 3, 2018

SEATTLE – James Hansen, author of the bestselling First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, will be at the Museum for a public reception, lecture and book signing on Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m. Hansen was also a coproducer and primary consultant on the First Man feature film. “Neil thought that as long as […]

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Bugeye Edna Lockwood relaunched at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Bugeye Edna Lockwood relaunched at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. November 1, 2018

Following a historic two-year restoration project, 1889 bugeye Edna Lockwood was relaunched into the Miles River during the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s annual OysterFest on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. Edna, queen of CBMM’s floating fleet, has spent the past several years having her nine-log hull completely replaced by CBMM shipwrights and apprentices. All work was […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MONSTERS & MYTHS: SURREALISM AND WAR IN THE 1930S AND 1940S

. November 1, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents the first major exhibition to examine how 20th-century European and American Surrealist artists used monsters and mythic figures to depict their experiences of war, violence, and exile. Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s includes 90 works by Salvador Dalí, Max […]

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