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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Awarded Grant from National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) to Establish Electronic Records Archive

. January 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

Houston – The MFAH has been awarded a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission to plan the implementation of an electronic records archive. Over the next two years, grant funding in the amount of $47,820 will allow MFAH Archives and Information Technology to collaboratively explore emerging technologies for the preservation of electronic […]

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Hollywood Entertainment Museum Auctions Prized Memorabilia to Support Unique School for At-Risk Youth

. January 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

Hollywood Entertainment Museum (HEM) announced the release of historically significant items for auction to provide educational opportunities for LA’s at-risk youth. Presented by Super Auctions, nearly one hundred years of Hollywood history will be up for bid at a live, online auction January 31, 2010. How can you alter the direction of a life? Not […]

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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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