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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum restores tug Huntington’s pilot house

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum restores tug Huntington’s pilot house

. March 1, 2019

The pilot house of the tug Huntington recently returned to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum after extensive metal refurbishing and repair. All restoration work was performed by E. H. Harvey Metal Working Co. of Easton, Md., and included sandblasting the exterior, removing lead paint, and preparing the exterior for final painting. The pilot house is […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center and The Nature Conservancy open photography exhibition

Cincinnati Museum Center and The Nature Conservancy open photography exhibition

. February 27, 2019

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) and the Ohio Chapter of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) are giving guests a look at one of the nation’s most biodiverse regions through the photographer’s lens and the researcher’s notebook. A Year on the Edge features photographs and scientific specimens, highlighting the nature preserve’s beauty and impact on ecological […]

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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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