Daily Archives: November 27, 2010

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Holst Birthplace Museum Displays Rossetti Watercolour

A previously lost watercolour drawing by the artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti has been found. It is a sketch of the painting, The Bride by the Gothic-Romantic artist Theodor von Holst (1810-1844) which is currently on […]

Bishop Museum Archaeological Database Now On-line

The Bishop Museum announce the launch of its Hawaiian Archaeological Survey (HAS) on-line database. This searchable database (http://has.bishopmuseum.org) contains information on sites in Hawai‘i excavated by Bishop Museum archaeologists. “HAS opens up archaeological site based […]

Herreshoff Marine Museum Hosts Holiday Open House

On December 9, 2010 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM: The Herreshoff Marine Museum hosts its annual Holiday Open House! Noted author and historian Richard V. Simpson will be on hand to sign his work, including […]

Rodin Museum and Garden Landscape Rejuvenation Project

The Rodin Museum is planning to rejuvenate the exterior of the museum and its surrounding garden and landscape in the spirit of its original 1929 design. Under the direction of OLIN landscape architects, the Philadelphia […]

Bishop Museum Programs and Events Schedule for December 2010

THE SKY TONIGHT December 3rd and 17th; 8 p.m.; (No late seating); $6 General; $4 Children 4-12; Bishop Museum and Hawaiian Astronomical Society Members Free J. Watumull Planetarium; Bishop Museum; Reservations (808) 847-8203 Come experience […]

Donna Howard Joins Bishop Museum Staff

Bishop Museum announce the appointment of Donna Howard as its Vice President of Development. Howard recently accepted the position and will be leaving her Campaign Director post at the University of California-Berkeley School of Public […]

Bishop Museum Presents Creatures of the Abyss

The Bishop Museum presents Creatures of the Abyss open through January 9, 2011. Creatures of the Abyss takes visitors on a journey through the depths of our planet’s oceans. Exhibits and experiences include full-scale models […]

Palm Springs Air Museum Opens Aviation Science Center

The Palm Springs Air Museum opened the Major General Ken Miles Aviation Science Center on Nov. 20. The Palm Springs Air Museum houses one of the nation’s largest collection of World War II flying aircraft […]

National Gallery Acquires Work by Peder Balke

Peder Balke’s Tempest (about 1862) is now on display at the National Gallery, London. This is the first painting by a Norwegian artist to enter the Gallery’s collection. Peder Balke, ‘The Tempest’, about 1862 The […]