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Museum of Flight to Premiere New 3D Film: Aircraft Carrier

Museum of Flight to Premiere New 3D Film: Aircraft Carrier

. May 24, 2017

SEATTLE – The Museum premieres the new 3D film, Aircraft Carrier on Friday, May 26. Media are welcome to screen the film at their latest convenience. For show times, visit https://www.museumofflight.org/Plan-Your-Visit/Tours-and-Experiences/3D-Movie-Theater. Aircraft Carrier is a large-format, immersive film packed with adrenaline-laced visuals and human stories that pay stirring tribute to the crucial role modern aircraft […]

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Skipjack Sigsbee at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Skipjack Sigsbee at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. May 23, 2017

The skipjack Sigsbee can be seen at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., on Sunday, July 9, 2017, with dockside tours available from 1-3 pm. Tours are free with general admission to CBMM, which is good for two days and is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, $6 for children ages 6-17, […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Summer Hours Begin

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Summer Hours Begin

. May 23, 2017

Museum Open Six Days A Week Memorial Day through Labor Day Weekend CINCINNATI, OH — The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that it will be open on Sundays throughout the summer, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., beginning May 28. The museum will also be open to the public on Memorial Day from 11:00 […]

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Contemporary Arts Centre Announces  Jane Benson: Half-Truths

Contemporary Arts Centre Announces Jane Benson: Half-Truths

. May 23, 2017

Organized by the Contemporary Arts Center; Curated by Steven Matijcio. Opens July 15, 2017 The story of two Iraqi brothers who escaped from Baghdad in early 2002 becomes a vehicle for British-born, NY-based artist Jane Benson (b. 1975) to explore the social reverberations caused by geo-cultural separation. Benson uses music to tell this story in […]

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Contemporary Arts Centre Presents Njideka Akunyili Crosby: The Predecessors Exhibition

Contemporary Arts Centre Presents Njideka Akunyili Crosby: The Predecessors Exhibition

. May 23, 2017

Organized by the Contemporary Arts Center & Tang Museum, Skidmore College; Co-curated by Ian Berry & Steven Matijcio. Opens July 15, 2017. When Njideka Akunyili Crosby (b.1983) left Lagos for the U.S. at age 16 she detoured from her initial plan to be a doctor to pursue painting and fulfill the urge to tell another […]

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