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Historic Food Preservation & More at the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts

. December 21, 2009 . 0 Comments

On Sunday, January 10th at 3pm the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts invites visitors to join historic food expert and open hearth/fire-cook interpreter, Mercy Ingraham as she explores the various methods Early American’s used to preserve food. Discover how Colonials survived before electricity, canning or even the knowledge of germ theory. Mercy Ingraham, will […]

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BURKE MUSEUM PRESENTS BEST OF FOSSIL COLLECTION ALONGSIDE FOSSIL-INSPIRED ARTWORK BY RAY TROLL

BURKE MUSEUM PRESENTS BEST OF FOSSIL COLLECTION ALONGSIDE FOSSIL-INSPIRED ARTWORK BY RAY TROLL

. December 21, 2009 . 0 Comments

Giant ammonites, killer pigs, saber-toothed cats, and dinosaurs: these fossils and others are among the best of the Burke Museum’s paleontology collection and most have never before been exhibited. Now, these fossils will be on display to the public in a new Burke Museum exhibit that explores questions about evolution, extinction, and early life on […]

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The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Elects Trustees Peter M. Brant, Steven T. Mnuchin, and Victor Pinchuk

. December 21, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) announced it has elected Peter M. Brant, Steven T. Mnuchin, and Victor Pinchuk to its Board of Trustees, further boosting the institution’s national and international preeminence and marking a continued swell of support during the museum’s turnaround year in 2009. With these three new trustees, MOCA has added 10 […]

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Jennifer Bartenbach Promoted to Acting Director of Finance at the Indianapolis Museum of Art

. December 21, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Indianapolis Museum of Art announced this week that Jennifer Bartenbach has been promoted to Acting Director of Finance. She replaces Anne Munsch, who is leaving the IMA to take a role as Chief Financial Officer at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts. “Anne ably served in her capacity at the IMA for more […]

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The Museum of Modern Art in New York Adds Evening Hours on the First Thursday of Each Month

. December 21, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Museum of Modern Art will remain open until 8:45 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month, from January through June 2010, providing visitors with extended hours to view MoMA’s collection and special exhibitions. Regular Museum admission applies. MoMA Nights will include music by DJs and a cash bar featuring a specialty cocktail. A […]

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