May, 2014

Public Sailing Days begin June 20 at CBMM

Public Sailing Days begin June 20 at CBMM

Beginning June 20, visitors to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD can experience the scenic Miles River aboard one of CBMM’s wooden sailing or rowing skiffs with Public Sailing Days. The program runs Fridays and Saturdays on June 20/21, July 18/19, August 15/16, and September 19/20. Two-hour sessions are offered on […]

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Summer Solstice Celebration at Storm King Art Center

Nearly 200 guests, including local luminaries, politicians, philanthropists, and artists attend the Summer Solstice Celebration each year, and this summer we’re expecting an important group of artists and art-world VIPs to attend, including Ursula von Rydingsvard, Mark di Suvero, Virginia Overton, Kiki Smith, and food figures like Julian Niccolini. This year, guests will enjoy; 5:00-7:00pm: […]

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National Museum of Wildlife Art Featured for Innovative Education Program

National Museum of Wildlife Art Featured for Innovative Education Program

Association of Art Museum Directors recognizes museum in “Next Practices” guide Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Education programming at the National Museum of Wildlife Art is featured in the Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) just-released “Next Practices in Art Museum Education,” a resource that compiles information about AAMD member museums’ innovative approaches to engaging the […]

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Museum Partners with Powering Imagination as Mission Control for 2016 Arctic Aerial Adventure

Powering Imagination CEO Erik Lindbergh to retrace Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh 1931 flight SEATTLE – On the 87th anniversary of Charles Lindbergh’s historic solo flight across the Atlantic, The Museum of Flight announces a partnership with the Lone Eagle’s grandson Erik Lindbergh, CEO of Powering Imagination, a company dedicated to ensuring that the dream […]

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Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science New Exhibit Opens August 9 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science New Exhibit Opens August 9 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

PHILADELPHIA — For some people, the idea of playing with insects may not sound too appealing. But for Christopher Marley, insects are a vibrant artistic medium. Similarly, scientists see a special beauty in these often misunderstood creatures. A new exhibit opening this summer at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University brings together the […]

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Harlem’s “Courage and Creativity” Exhibit Features Photographs From Xiomáro

Harlem’s “Courage and Creativity” Exhibit Features Photographs From Xiomáro

Photographs created by New York artist Xiomáro (pronounced SEE-oh-MAH-ro) will be included in the LeRoy Neiman Art Center’s exhibit Courage and Creativity from June 2 to July 12, 2014 in Harlem, New York City. The exhibit showcases works inspired by an observation attributed to the renowned artist, Henri Matisse: “creativity takes courage.” In keeping with […]

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Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art Spring Exhibitions

Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art Spring Exhibitions

Etel Adnan In All Her Dimensions, exhibition catalogue Essays and contributions by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Daniel Birnbaum, Simone Fattal, Janah Hilwé and Kaelen Wilson-Goldie Published by Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art & Skira Editore Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art is pleased to announce the publication of the catalogue Etel Adnan In All Her […]

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Kit Hinrichs on Paul Rand

“The most effective design has a narrative thread.” Join design luminary and international award winner Kit Hinrichs as he discusses his design philosophy and the influence of midcentury graphic designer Paul Rand. Hinrichs will also speak to how Rand rebranded himself to assimilate to the market of his time. Kit Hinrichs founded Studio Hinrichs in […]

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Google Cultural Institute lets people around the world visit Cincinnati Museum Center

Google Cultural Institute lets people around the world visit Cincinnati Museum Center

CINCINNATI – You can now tour parts of Cincinnati Museum Center in your pajamas from the comfort of your own home (though we have no problem if you want to walk through the actual museums in your pajamas either). Google Cultural Institute is bringing the popular Google Street View feature of Google Maps indoors, giving […]

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