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Contemporary Arts Centre Presents Njideka Akunyili Crosby: The Predecessors Exhibition

Contemporary Arts Centre Presents Njideka Akunyili Crosby: The Predecessors Exhibition

. May 23, 2017

Organized by the Contemporary Arts Center & Tang Museum, Skidmore College; Co-curated by Ian Berry & Steven Matijcio. Opens July 15, 2017. When Njideka Akunyili Crosby (b.1983) left Lagos for the U.S. at age 16 she detoured from her initial plan to be a doctor to pursue painting and fulfill the urge to tell another […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announce Navy Point goes nautical June 16-18

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announce Navy Point goes nautical June 16-18

. May 22, 2017

More than 60 juried maritime artists and craftsman will be at the waterfront Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Antique & Classic Boat Festival June 16-18 when The Arts at Navy Point returns to St. Michaels, Md. In addition to traditional maritime artists and craftspeople from throughout the United States, a number of marine tradespeople will also […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers free admission for military families this summer

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers free admission for military families this summer

. May 20, 2017

For the 7th consecutive year, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is participating in the national Blue Star Museums program to offer free, general admission to all active-duty military personnel and their immediate families from Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 through Labor Day, September 4, 2017. Blue Star Museums represents a collaboration […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum floating fleet gets spring spruce-up

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum floating fleet gets spring spruce-up

. May 20, 2017

Under the guidance of Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Shipwright James DelAguila, the maintenance season for CBMM’s floating fleet of historic vessels is once again in full swing, with all work done in full public view. As is typical this time of year, work proceeds with the most-used and popular vessels, including the 1920 buyboat Winnie […]

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Hermes and the Glass House present Centered Rhyme

Hermes and the Glass House present Centered Rhyme

. May 19, 2017

Hermès and the Glass House are honored to introduce Centered Rhyme, a limited-edition 90x90cm silk twill scarf featuring a design by the late American artist Elaine Lustig Cohen (1927-2016). The design is based on a large-scale 1967 painting by the artist. To purchase, please contact the Glass House Design Store via phone at 203-594-9884 x0 […]

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