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pARTy Like a Rockstar – Erie Art Museum Benefit Event

. March 3, 2010

Be metal. Be Diva. Be Glam. Be Old School or New Wave, or whatever suits your inner rockstar at this unique event to benefit the Erie Art Museum. The second edition of “pARTy like a rock star” will be held Saturday, March 6, 2010 from 8-11p.m. at the Boardwalk Complex, 28 North Park Row. Sponsors […]

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Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission to Auction Surplus Property

. March 2, 2010

Long underwear, a petticoat and christening gowns, a 1940 Pennsylvania license plate and a candle-dipping wheel are among the more than 1,600 items that the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, or PHMC, no longer needs and will place up for auction on March 6. Railroad buffs and model train collectors should be especially interested in […]

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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA Presents 150 Years of American Masterpieces

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA Presents 150 Years of American Masterpieces

. March 1, 2010

Los Angeles, – The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents American Stories: Paintings of Everyday Life, 1765 1915, , a major exhibition highlighting the variety and strength of American artistic achievement during an epochal century and a half, from the colonial era through the period leading to World War I. American Stories—the first […]

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Exhibition Highlights the Exceptional Beauty of the Platinum Process in Photography at The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Exhibition Highlights the Exceptional Beauty of the Platinum Process in Photography at The Philadelphia Museum of Art

. March 1, 2010

A cornerstone of photographic practice during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the platinum print is revered by photographers and viewers alike as one of the most beautiful forms of photography, with subtle and lustrous shades that range from the deepest blacks to the most delicate whites. The Philadelphia Museum of Art will present […]

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BETWEEN HERE AND THERE: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Permanent Collection at Miami Art Museum

BETWEEN HERE AND THERE: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Permanent Collection at Miami Art Museum

. February 28, 2010

In preparation for the move its new, expanded facility at Museum Park, Miami Art Museum will present the first, long-term installation of its growing Permanent Collection in the museum’s largest exhibition space, the 9,000 square foot Upper Level Gallery. BETWEEN HERE AND THERE: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Permanent Collection, opening Sunday, February 28, […]

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