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Lancaster Museum of Art announce 56th Annual Community Art Exhibition

Lancaster Museum of Art announce 56th Annual Community Art Exhibition

. June 25, 2018

The Lancaster Museum of Art is pleased to announce its 56th Annual Community Art Exhibition. This exhibition celebrates the vast amount of artistic talent found throughout Lancaster County. Any artist (age 16 and older) residing or working in Lancaster County was welcome to submit original artwork to this juried exhibition, which will be on view […]

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Women’s Rights National Historical Park Presents “The Diary of Theodosia Ford – Photographs by Xiomaro”

Women’s Rights National Historical Park Presents “The Diary of Theodosia Ford – Photographs by Xiomaro”

. June 25, 2018

Ask the average person to name an important woman of the American Revolution and they might think of Betsy Ross, believed to have made the first American flag for George Washington. A fine art photographic exhibit opening on July 1 at Women’s Rights National Historical Park seeks to introduce a new name into the public […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES TWO EXHIBITIONS OF AFRICAN ART SUBVERTING BEAUTY: AFRICAN ANTI-AESTHETICS AND KUBA: FABRIC OF AN EMPIRE

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES TWO EXHIBITIONS OF AFRICAN ART SUBVERTING BEAUTY: AFRICAN ANTI-AESTHETICS AND KUBA: FABRIC OF AN EMPIRE

. June 23, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) is opening two new exhibitions of African art this summer. Subverting Beauty: African Anti-Aesthetics, on view July 15, 2018–June 2019, presents nearly two dozen works from sub-Saharan Africa’s colonial period (c. 1880–c. 1960). This focus exhibition highlights how artists used unattractive or disturbing visual characteristics to […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

. June 22, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project, sponsored by Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio, from June 26-August 19. “This exhibit comes to the museum as the nation grapples with the recent investigative reporting exposing the separation of families at our borders,” says Dion Brown, President of the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXV

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXV

. June 21, 2018

On Saturday, October 6, and Sunday, October 7, 2018, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host one of the nation’s largest gatherings of small boat enthusiasts and unique watercraft at Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXV. During the festival, CBMM guests can marvel at the craftsmanship and innovation used in traditional and contemporary small craft while […]

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