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Canadian-American Glass Artist Laura Donefer Named Fourth GAPP Artist

. March 3, 2010

TOLEDO, OHIO – Laura Donefer, who has been using glass as a primary medium in her work for more than 27 years, is the fourth artist invited to participate in the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA)’s prestigious Guest Artist Pavilion Project (GAPP). The American-born Donefer, who now lives in Harrowsmith, Ontario will be an artist […]

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Major Collection of Middle Eastern Photography being Built for National Museums

. March 3, 2010

The Art Fund announces that it has embarked upon an exciting new venture – the creation of a national collection of recent Middle Eastern photography, to be owned jointly by the V&A and the British Museum. The collection will be known as The Art Fund Collection of Middle Eastern photography at the V&A and the […]

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The Actors Hall of Fame Announces The Red Carpet Museum to Open in Los Angeles

. March 3, 2010

The Red Carpet Museum will be the official museum for The Actors Hall of Fame, it was announced today by the Board of Directors of The Actors Hall of Fame Foundation. As a cultural and industry destination,The Actors Hall of Fame Red Carpet Museum will serve to promote the foundation’s primary mission of restoring dramatic […]

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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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