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Women on Stamps at The National Postal Museum

. March 13, 2010

The Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum presents parts three and four of its four-part online exhibit series “Women on Stamps” in celebration of Women’s History Month.Many women have left their “stamp” on history. Beginning with the first image of women on a stamp in 1893, the United States has issued hundreds of postage stamps honoring the […]

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Birthday Celebrations in Chinese Art to be Theme of New Installation at Metropolitan Museum

. March 13, 2010

A new installation at The Metropolitan Museum of Art explores themes of birthday celebrations and long life in Chinese art. Drawn entirely from the Museum’s collection and promised gifts, and on view in The Florence and Herbert Irving Galleries for Chinese Decorative Arts, Celebration: The Birthday in Chinese Art showcases more than 50 works—paintings, garments, […]

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The Frost Art Museum to unveil Knight Foundation Virtual Gallery

. March 13, 2010

MIAMI,FL – The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University (FIU) will unveil the Knight Foundation Virtual Gallery during its popular program Target Wednesday After Hours. This event, free and open to the public, will take place March 24, 2010 “Through the grant from The Knight Foundation, museum visitors will be able […]

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New Leadership at Contemporary Jewish Museum

. March 13, 2010

David Levine to Succeed Longtime Board Chair Roselyne Chroman Swig San Francisco, CA, – At the March 11, 2010 meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Contemporary Jewish Museum, a story of continuity and change will unfold as 40-year-old David Levine officially steps into his new role as Chair of the Board, succeeding one […]

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High Point Museum Offers Junior Interpreter Training Program

. March 12, 2010

Are you interested in history? Like to dress up? And are you between the ages of 10 and 13? Well, then the High Point Museum has something for you. This summer, the Museum will train young people to serve as Junior Interpreters in the historical park. The idea is to provide local youth with an […]

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