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Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art presents “Collecting on the Edge: Part II” in newly expanded galleries

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art presents “Collecting on the Edge: Part II” in newly expanded galleries

. January 15, 2019

Logan, Utah – The Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (NEHMA) at Utah State University (USU) is presenting Part II of Collecting on the Edge, a ground-breaking exhibition on view January 17‒May 4, 2019, showcasing its exceptional collection that focuses on the history of art west of the Mississippi River since 1920. Featuring work by […]

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Fallen Astronauts Remembered at the Museum of Flight

Fallen Astronauts Remembered at the Museum of Flight

. January 11, 2019

SEATTLE – From Jan. 25-Feb. 3 the Museum honors the astronauts lost in service during NASA’s Apollo and space shuttle programs. Special exhibits will look at Apollo 1 (Jan. 27, 1967) and the space shuttles Challenger (January 28, 1986) and Columbia (Feb. 1, 2003). On Jan. 26 at 2 p.m., the Museum’s Curator for Space […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

. January 11, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has officially been selected to build a new Maryland Dove, a representation of the late 17th-century trading ship that accompanied the first European settlers to what is now Maryland. Maryland Dove is owned by the state of Maryland and operated and maintained by the Historic St. Mary’s City Commission. “HSMC […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

. January 8, 2019

Salt Lake City—The Utah Museum of Fine Arts new ACME Lab, The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design, features more than twenty artworks by international designers that illustrate the power of visual communication and encourage community dialogue around the unifying theme of tolerance. Featured posters were selected from a larger traveling exhibition, TOLERANCE, orchestrated […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Winter Speaker Series to explore region’s early colonial story

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Winter Speaker Series to explore region’s early colonial story

. January 3, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will begin its Winter Speaker Series on Thursday, Feb. 7, and continue on select dates through Thursday, March 7. All sessions take place in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium, and advance registration is encouraged. This year’s Winter Speaker Series will explore the Chesapeake’s early colonial story. The […]

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