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Watercolor Highlights from the Permanent Collection at The Michele & Donald D’Amour Museum

Watercolor Highlights from the Permanent Collection at The Michele & Donald D’Amour Museum

. January 25, 2010 . 0 Comments

Some of the finest watercolors at the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts are on view through Oct. 24, 2010, in the exhibition Watercolor Highlights from the Permanent Collection. The D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts began collecting watercolor paintings and works on paper in the early 1930s when it first opened to the […]

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New-York Historical Society Announces $5 Million Donation from Joseph and Diana DiMenna to Create an Interactive Children’s History Museum

. January 25, 2010 . 0 Comments

The New-York Historical Society today announced that it has received a $5 million donation from Joseph A. and Diana DiMenna for the creation of a new interactive museum for children to be built as part of the renovation of its landmark building. The gift will support the design and construction of the new facility, which […]

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Long Beach Museum of Art Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Museum’s Permanent Collection

Long Beach Museum of Art Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Museum’s Permanent Collection

. January 25, 2010 . 0 Comments

The Long Beach Museum of Art announce’s that 2010 marks the 60th Anniversary of the Museum’s impressive permanent collection. To celebrate this exciting milestone, the Museum will present an extended exhibition series titled Celebrating Sixty, which will feature eight rotating exhibitions that respectively highlight specific elements of the rich history of the Museum’s collection. The […]

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The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater at The Katonah Museum of Art

The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater at The Katonah Museum of Art

. January 25, 2010 . 0 Comments

(KATONAH, NY) What do you think of when you read the word “puppet”? The Katonah Museum of Art (www.katonahmuseum.org) will challenge your thoughts and preconceptions with the presentation of The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater opening February 28 and running in all three galleries through June 13, 2010. In every culture man has created stories […]

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Superb Flemish Illuminated Manuscripts to be Exhibited at the Morgan Library & Museum

Superb Flemish Illuminated Manuscripts to be Exhibited at the Morgan Library & Museum

. January 25, 2010 . 0 Comments

New York, NY, November 30, 2009—The fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries saw the last great flowering of Flemish illumination. As a complement to The Morgan Library & Museum’s exhibition of The Hours of Catherine of Cleves, which goes on view January 22, 2010, a separate show of eighteen illuminated Books of Hours from the area […]

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