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Bloom: Flowers from the Archives of American Art Opens March 1

Bloom: Flowers from the Archives of American Art Opens March 1

. February 27, 2019

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution (the Archives), the world’s largest research center dedicated to documenting the history of the visual arts in the U.S., presents a new exhibition from its expansive collection. Opening March 1, 2019, Bloom: Flowers from the Archives of American Art features pastel, colored pencil, oil, and graphite-and-ink sketches; postcards; […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art announce Commons Collaboration: Elissa Blount Moorhead and Mina Cheon

Baltimore Museum of Art announce Commons Collaboration: Elissa Blount Moorhead and Mina Cheon

. February 27, 2019

Acclaimed Baltimore-based artists Elissa Blount Moorhead and Mina Cheon talk about their video-making practices through the lenses of collaboration, power, and family, on Thursday, February 28 at 7–9 p.m. Moderated by artist Lee Heinemann of the Get Your Life! (GYL!) team. The youth-led production company creates collaborative video projects between middle school students, practicing artists, […]

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Seattle Aviator Presents Preview of Upcoming Global Flight in Replica 1924 Aircraft

Seattle Aviator Presents Preview of Upcoming Global Flight in Replica 1924 Aircraft

. February 26, 2019

SEATTLE – eattle aviator Bob Dempster plans to recreate a flight around the world that was the “Moonshot” of 1924. And he is going to do it flying a homemade replica of one of the original planes. On March 3, Dempster will share his amazing story about the first global flight and his plans for […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center and Association of Midwest Museums announce pop-up conference

Cincinnati Museum Center and Association of Midwest Museums announce pop-up conference

. February 23, 2019

CINCINNATI – There is much other museums can learn from Cincinnati Museum Center’s two-and-a-half-year effort to move out, move back in, overhaul two museums and save a National Historic Landmark. So many, in fact, the Association of Midwest Museums (AMM) is partnering with CMC to host a conference to share those lessons with museum professionals […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Family, Homeschool days

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Family, Homeschool days

. February 22, 2019

Two educational opportunities are returning to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., this April—Homeschool Day and Family Day. With activities designed for school-age audiences, both programs encourage guests to experience CBMM’s waterfront campus as a family. On Saturday, April 13, from 1–4pm, CBMM encourages families to get hands-on with its 18-acre waterfront […]

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