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Frist Art Museum Presents First Solo Museum Exhibition of Iranian American Artist Afruz Amighi

Frist Art Museum Presents First Solo Museum Exhibition of Iranian American Artist Afruz Amighi

. May 17, 2018

The Frist Art Museum presents critically acclaimed Iranian American artist Afruz Amighi’s first monographic museum exhibition, The Presence of Your Absence Is Everywhere, on view from June 22 through September 16, 2018. Celebrated for her lyrical transformation of inexpensive materials into ethereal installations and sculptures, Amighi uses light and dark to wondrous effect. Organized by […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces Deputy Director Jacqueline K. Dace

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces Deputy Director Jacqueline K. Dace

. May 16, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has named Jacqueline K. Dace as its new deputy director effective June 11, 2018. Dace is currently the director of internal affairs at the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, Missouri. Dace has an extensive background in public history and brings a wealth of curatorial, educational […]

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Michener Art Museum Presents Exhibition Featuring Work of Four Regional Photographers

Michener Art Museum Presents Exhibition Featuring Work of Four Regional Photographers

. May 15, 2018

DOYLESTOWN, PA – Beginning May 26, the James A. Michener Art Museum will present View Finders: Four Photographic Voices, an exhibition showcasing the contemporary work of four photographers in the Delaware Valley: Paula Chamlee, Catherine Jansen, Brian H. Peterson, and Michael A. Smith. View Finders will be open to the public through August 26, 2018. […]

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Cincinnati Museum Centre unveils rare 50-foot-long dinosaur at Rhinegeist

Cincinnati Museum Centre unveils rare 50-foot-long dinosaur at Rhinegeist

. May 14, 2018

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) and Rhinegeist Brewery are unveiling a spectacle 150 million years in the making on May 15. CMC will display a specimen of Jurassic proportions on the taproom floor of Rhinegeist, the first time the object has been on public display. After four years of excavation, another seven years of […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts June 19 Community Forum

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts June 19 Community Forum

. May 11, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting the public to a Community Forum on Tuesday, June 19, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium, when CBMM will host a community conversation and share more information about Phase I of its recently announced Master Plan. Three phases make up the Master Plan, with the scope […]

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