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Tapestries and Prints at the Carnegie Museum of Art

Tapestries and Prints at the Carnegie Museum of Art

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

Carnegie Museum of Art presents the dynamic new exhibition Gods, Love, and War: Tapestries and Prints from the Collection, opening December 19, 2009. Highlighting a selection of six large-scale tapestries dating from the 16th and 17th centuries and 40 prints from Carnegie Museum of Art’s collection, the exhibition explores the historical popularity of tapestries as […]

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Hollywood Entertainment Museum’s 100 Year Collection Up for Auction to Save Education for At-Risk Youth

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Hollywood Entertainment Museum is offering a historic opportunity that no Movie Fan, Collector, or Film Aficionado will want to miss. 100 years of Hollywood History will be auctioned to the public for the first time in an effort to save the Hollywood Media Arts Academy from the current economic climate, a foundation that inspires […]

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Crystal Bridges Museum Seeks Submissions for Massey Exhibition

. December 15, 2009 . 0 Comments

From the dilapidated back road barn to the backyard oak scarred by last winter’s ice storm but still standing, Northwest Arkansas is rich with landscapes at risk of being lost. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is inviting residents of Northwest Arkansas to grab their cameras, get outdoors and capture the landscapes that are most […]

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Tellus Science Museum Passes 100,000 Planetarium Visitors in First Year

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

Tellus Science Museum’s digital planetarium surpassed 100,000 visitors on Monday, Dec. 14, 2010, capping off an incredible first year for the museum. “For a planetarium our size, we are seeing three times the normal attendance of most planetariums attached to science museums,” said Tellus Astronomy Program Manager David Dundee. The Tellus planetarium seats 120 visitors […]

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Musical Instruments of the Pacific Islands at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Musical Instruments of the Pacific Islands at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

Sounding the Pacific: Musical Instruments of Oceania, the first exhibition devoted to the subject ever mounted by an art museum at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Featuring more than 50 outstanding works—including percussion, wind, and string instruments—the exhibition will explore not only the diverse forms of Oceanic musical instruments but also the many different roles […]

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