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Friends of Florence Foundation president honored by the Italian Republic

Friends of Florence Foundation president honored by the Italian Republic

. June 15, 2019

Florence, Italy – On 2 June 2019, the anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Italy in 1946, Simonetta Kortum Brandolini d’Adda, President of the Friends of Florence Foundation, was awarded the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic (Cavaliere Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana). The ceremony was held in Palazzo Medici-Riccardi in […]

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The Baltimore Museum of Art  Adds More Than 70 Historic and Contemporary Works to Collection

The Baltimore Museum of Art Adds More Than 70 Historic and Contemporary Works to Collection

. June 14, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announced today that it has added to its collection this year more than 70 historic and contemporary works by a range of national and international artists. Among the new acquisitions are 17 objects purchased with proceeds from the auction of recently deaccessioned works. These include mixed-media […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Exhibit, “Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth.”

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Exhibit, “Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth.”

. June 11, 2019

CINCINNATI, OH. – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced “Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth.” today. The exhibit will open for the first-time to the public on Saturday, August 17 through December 1, 2019 in the Skirball Gallery before continuing on a three-year, 10-city tour. Created by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES), […]

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Antique & Classic Boat Festival adds boat rides at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Antique & Classic Boat Festival adds boat rides at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. June 4, 2019

This year’s Antique & Classic Boat Festival at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will bring more people out on the water with free boat rides from 10-3pm on Saturday, June 15. The boat rides will be offered on a selection of antique and classic boats participating in the festival, with boarding […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center photograph exhibition celebrates Cincinnatians in World War I

Cincinnati Museum Center photograph exhibition celebrates Cincinnatians in World War I

. May 31, 2019

CINCINNATI – In December 1918, just a month after World War I’s end, the US and Allied Governments War Exposition at Music Hall celebrated the Allied victory and the Cincinnatians who served. The Expo featured photographs of area servicemen and women, loaned to the Expo by local families, as well as uniforms, flags and more. […]

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