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Deborah Ruzicka joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Deborah Ruzicka joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. December 5, 2018

Deborah Ruzicka has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as its new Advancement Administrative Assistant. Ruzicka grew up in Newcomb, Md., and has spent the past 30 years as a resident of St. Michaels, Md. She attended Chesapeake College and has training from the Maryland Judiciary Training Center, and comes to CBMM following a 12-year […]

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More than 100 Works of Folk Art Gifted to Mississippi Museum of Art by Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin

More than 100 Works of Folk Art Gifted to Mississippi Museum of Art by Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin

. December 4, 2018

Artists Claudia DeMonte and Ed McGowin donated more than 100 works by self-taught artists to the Mississippi Museum of Art. They were subsequently honored at the Museum’s annual Rembrandt Society Dinner held on November 1. The works represent part of their personal collection of sculptures, paintings, and assemblages. The objects from the DeMonte/McGowin collection add […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum forms partnership with Curtis Stokes & Associates

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum forms partnership with Curtis Stokes & Associates

. December 1, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has recently announced the formation of a new, preferred partnership with Curtis Stokes & Associates in support of CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation program. As part of the new partnership, CBMM and Curtis Stokes will jointly work to acquire, evaluate, market, and sell a selection of luxury boats donated to CBMM. […]

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BMA Announces First Named Public Art Commission for U.S. Museum

BMA Announces First Named Public Art Commission for U.S. Museum

. December 1, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD -The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announced today a major new biennial commission made possible by an historic endowment gift from Baltimore philanthropists Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker. As the first named public art commission for a U.S. museum, the Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker Biennial Commission fosters the creation of […]

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Children to mix art with science at  the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels Md

Children to mix art with science at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels Md

. November 26, 2018

Each Saturday this February, young mariners ages 4– 9 are invited to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., to participate in CBMM’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Team. Class sizes are limited, with advanced registration needed. Each week, STEAM Team participants will join instructor Martha Hamlyn in a hands-on exploration incorporating […]

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