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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Bosnian exchange students

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Bosnian exchange students

. June 28, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., recently hosted Bosnian students from the University of Sarajevo. The students are participants in the Saving What Matters international exchange program, an effort facilitated by former CBMM shipwright Mike Vlahovich and funded through the nonprofit World Learning’s Communities Connecting Heritage Program. Through the program, students from […]

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Learn to carve a name board at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Learn to carve a name board at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

. June 28, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering a workshop to teach the basics of carving a nameboard from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, Aug. 18, with all participants taking home their individual carved pieces. Participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. Workshop participants will work under the direction of experienced carver […]

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ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

. June 28, 2018

The Archives of American Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art are presenting a symposium, Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic, on July 13, 2018, from 1‒5 p.m. at the Whitney. Featuring conversations with artists, activists, and historians reflecting on the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 90s, the event will incorporate material from […]

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THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FIRST CONTEMPORARY ART ACQUISITIONS MADE WITH AUCTION PROCEEDS

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FIRST CONTEMPORARY ART ACQUISITIONS MADE WITH AUCTION PROCEEDS

. June 27, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces today that its Board of Trustees approved the acquisition of 23 works of art, including seven purchased in full or in part using proceeds from the auction of recently deaccessioned works. The new acquisitions encompass paintings by Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Odili Donald Odita, Amy Sherald, […]

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Harwood re-joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors

Harwood re-joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Board of Governors

. June 26, 2018

E. Brooke (Brooke) Harwood recently re-joined the Board of Governors of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. He previously served two consecutive terms from 2009–2015. Harwood is a retired commercial airline executive with extensive international experience. In 1994, as managing director, China, for Federal Express, he led a team establishing scheduled air […]

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