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Mercer Museum Opens New Wing on June 18

. June 14, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bucks County’s National Historic Landmark Unveils New Addition to House State-of-the-Art Exhibition Gallery and Multi-flex Learning Center) The Mercer Museum will open it’s new wing on Saturday June 18th, 2011, featuring a state-of-the-art changing exhibition space and Learning Center. Guests will see the Inaugural Exhibit: A World of Things: The Mercer Museum A-Z. Opening day […]

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Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum on View at the Nevada Museum of Art

Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum on View at the Nevada Museum of Art

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Explore ancient Egyptian beliefs about life, death, and the afterlife in To Live Forever: Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum , while celebrating the birthday of the Nevada Museum of Art – commemorating the 80th anniversary in 2011. Exhibition on view une 11, 2011 – September 4, 2011. Drawn from the legendary antiquities collection of […]

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Bowes Museum Opens Vivienne Westwood Shoes Exhibition

Bowes Museum Opens Vivienne Westwood Shoes Exhibition

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The Bowes Museum presents Vivienne Westwood Shoes: A World Wide Exhibition on view 10th June- 10th July 2011. This exhibition celebrates the ingenuity and creativity of British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood, focusing on her designs of the ultimate fetish object: the shoe. Following the success of the exhibition premiered in London, Vivienne Westwood hopes to […]

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New York 33rd Annual Museum Mile Festival June 14

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New York’s 33rd annual museum mile festival takes place on Tuesday, June 14th, 2011, 6pm – 9pm, rain or shine, with ‘Free Museum Admission and Outdoor Art Activites’ . One day a year, for the past 32 years, nine of the country’s finest museums, all ones that call Fifth Avenue home, collectively open their doors […]

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Milwaukee Art Museum Celebrates 3,000 Years of Chinese Art with Five Exhibitions

Milwaukee Art Museum Celebrates 3,000 Years of Chinese Art with Five Exhibitions

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This summer, experience three thousand years of Chinese art and culture in five exhibitions at the Milwaukee Art Museum. This exhibition series, titled the Summer of CHINA, is part of a year-long celebration honoring the ten-year anniversary of the Museum’s Santiago Calatrava–designed Quadracci Pavilion. The highlight exhibition is The Emperor’s Private Paradise: Treasures from the […]

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