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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Extends Deadline for 2017 Picture Freedom Art Contest

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Extends Deadline for 2017 Picture Freedom Art Contest

. June 1, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has extended the submission deadline for its Third Annual Picture Freedom Art Contest —a nationwide student art competition sponsored by Toyota—until Friday, June 16. Picture Freedom challenges students to create works of art capturing America’s struggle for inclusive freedom and equality. The contest began on April […]

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New Exhibit Reveals a Hidden World of Science in Your Backyard – Backyard Adventures Opens June 9 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

New Exhibit Reveals a Hidden World of Science in Your Backyard – Backyard Adventures Opens June 9 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

. May 31, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — Step into a garden of wonders and experience the fascinating science that’s literally in your own backyard in a new exhibit opening Friday, June 9, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Backyard Adventures is filled with interactive play stations where families can investigate the great outdoors and discover a hidden […]

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Nassau County Museum of Art 2017 Ball

Nassau County Museum of Art 2017 Ball

. May 31, 2017

Museum Ball on Saturday, June 10 at 7 p.m. Honorees: Rita & Frank Castagna The 2017 Museum Ball recreates the glamorous world of Studio 54 where superstar fashion designer Halston, subject of Halston Style, the Museum’s current comprehensive retrospective, spent memorable evenings with his celebrity friends—Liza Minnelli, Bianca Jagger and Andy Warhol, among them. The […]

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THE BMA PRESENTS THE WORK OF CONTEMPORARY ARTIST ANNET COUWENBERG BEGINNING AUGUST 16

THE BMA PRESENTS THE WORK OF CONTEMPORARY ARTIST ANNET COUWENBERG BEGINNING AUGUST 16

. May 31, 2017

Annet Couwenberg: From Digital to Damask shows fiber art through multiple disciplines BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Annet Couwenberg: From Digital to Damask, an intimate exhibition of 10 extraordinary works by Maryland-based artist Annet Couwenberg. On view August 16, 2017–February 18, 2018, the exhibition shows how art, science, and history […]

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THE WORK OF CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS KARA WALKER AND HANK WILLIS THOMAS COME TOGETHER IN INSTALLATION AT THE BMA

THE WORK OF CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS KARA WALKER AND HANK WILLIS THOMAS COME TOGETHER IN INSTALLATION AT THE BMA

. May 31, 2017

BMA Opens Black Box Film and Textiles Exhibition this Summer BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents two compelling works that explore the legacy of slavery in America in Black Box: Kara Walker & Hank Willis Thomas. On view June 28, 2017– March 18, 2018, the installation brings together Kara Walker’s Salvation, […]

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