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THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART HOSTS INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL LEADERS FOR “BUILDING AN INCLUSIVE BALTIMORE” DISCUSSION

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART HOSTS INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL LEADERS FOR “BUILDING AN INCLUSIVE BALTIMORE” DISCUSSION

. April 14, 2017

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) hosts Building an Inclusive Baltimore: A New Lens for Inclusion at The Baltimore Museum of Art in partnership with Beyond Conflict, a global initiative internationally recognized for its powerful new approaches to achieving peace in divided societies. Open to the public, the free event on May […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, WVXU Cincinnati and WMUB Oxford Welcome StoryCorps to Cincinnati

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, WVXU Cincinnati and WMUB Oxford Welcome StoryCorps to Cincinnati

. April 14, 2017

StoryCorps Interviewing Cincinnatians To Preserve In Library of Congress Beginning Next Week Cincinnati, OH – StoryCorps, the national story gathering project, is coming to Cincinnati from April 20-May 19 to record interviews between family members and friends for posterity. The StoryCorps MobileBooth will be located outside the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. To welcome them […]

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Bag It! The Art of the Shopping Bag at the Lancaster Museum of Art

Bag It! The Art of the Shopping Bag at the Lancaster Museum of Art

. April 13, 2017

Opening April 29th, the museum will feature an exhibition of shopping bags from around the world. Looking at the graphic nature of shopping bags, the exhibit will give insight into their rise as a utilitarian item that evolved into a status symbol for shoppers and merchants. The evolution of bags continued as merchants saw the […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Wins Best Exhibition at Ohio Museums Association Annual Awards Program

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Wins Best Exhibition at Ohio Museums Association Annual Awards Program

. April 13, 2017

Additional Awards Received Include Visual Communications & Emerging Professional of the Year CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center won Best Exhibition (over $500,000 annual institutional budget category) at the Ohio Museums Association (OMA) annual awards program on April 2 for 2016 special exhibition, ENSLAVED: A Visual Story of Modern Day Slavery. The […]

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The Shades of Blue at Big Band Night July 1 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

The Shades of Blue at Big Band Night July 1 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. April 11, 2017

In celebration of Independence Day, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. welcomes The Shades of Blue Orchestra for a live performance at its Saturday, July 1 Big Band Night. The St. Michaels fireworks are scheduled to launch after dusk that evening, with CBMM’s waterfront campus a great venue from which guests can […]

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RAFAEL LOZANO-HEMMER’S KINETIC SCULPTURE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION OF TIME-BASED ART AT  UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART  FROM BORUSAN CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTION

RAFAEL LOZANO-HEMMER’S KINETIC SCULPTURE FEATURED IN EXHIBITION OF TIME-BASED ART AT UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART FROM BORUSAN CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTION

. April 10, 2017

Moving Image: Performance, the related video exhibition exploring the relationship between the camera and the action it records, on view through July 24, 2017 Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, two complementary selections of works rooted in performative action will be on view at the University of Michigan Museum of Art […]

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Easter Sunrise Service on Miles River at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this Sunday

Easter Sunrise Service on Miles River at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this Sunday

. April 10, 2017

The public is invited to attend Easter Sunrise Service at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, which is situated on the Miles River in St. Michaels, Md. Coordinated and led by Bay Hundred Covenant Churches, the service is scheduled to begin at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 16 at the historic Tolchester Beach Bandstand, as shown […]

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