March, 2014

National Sporting Library & Museum  Riding Aside by the Book	March 8 – August 1, 2014

National Sporting Library & Museum Riding Aside by the Book March 8 – August 1, 2014

NSLM Exhibit Riding Aside by the Book March 8 – August 1, 2014 This exhibition in the Forrest E. Mars, Sr. Exhibit Hall of the Library is a portrayal of the art and practice of riding aside in books, paintings, illustrations, photographs and ephemera. Commentary by rare book expert Richard Hooper provides an overview of […]

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National Sporting Library & Museum Book Signing and Lecture

April 17, 2014, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Reception, Lecture and Book Signing 7:00 p.m. Lecture by John Blackburn Healthy Stables By Design Admission $10 Members free More information: http://www.nsl.org

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National Sporting Library & Museum (NSLM) Exhibit Clarice Smith: Power and Grace, April 11 – September 28, 2014

National Sporting Library & Museum (NSLM) Exhibit Clarice Smith: Power and Grace, April 11 – September 28, 2014

(NSLM) Exhibit Clarice Smith: Power and Grace, April 11 – September 28, 2014 Clarice Smith: Power and Grace offers a comprehensive range of the artist’s equestrian subjects. The exhibit spans over thirty years with almost forty paintings from the early 1980s to the present. Wednesday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to […]

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NSLM Exhibit Foxcroft School: The Art of Women and the Sporting Life, March 15 – August 24, 2014

NSLM Exhibit Foxcroft School: The Art of Women and the Sporting Life, March 15 – August 24, 2014

NSLM Exhibit Foxcroft School: The Art of Women and the Sporting Life, March 15 – August 24, 2014 In conjunction with Foxcroft School’s Centennial Celebration, the NSLM is organizing an exhibition at the NSLM focusing on women as sporting enthusiasts, sporting artists and sporting art collectors. The exhibition opens during Women’s History Month. Comprised of […]

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Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Features the Work of Chuck Jones

Animation director and artist Charles Martin “Chuck” Jones (1912—2002) brought to life some of the most iconic cartoon characters in animation history. He perfected the wisecracking Bugs Bunny and the exasperated Daffy Duck and created a host of other characters, including Pepé Le Pew, Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner. He brought an unparalleled […]

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