October, 2014

New Narratives: Recent Work by University of Utah Art Faculty

Salt Lake City – The art faculty at the University of Utah are a dynamic and diverse group of contemporary artists and designers who teach, inspire and contribute in important ways to Utah’s cultural landscape. Starting October 24, the latest creations by these talented professors and instructors will be on view in a lively group […]

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Indulge in Chocolate: The Exhibition, a Mouth-Watering Experience Open Oct. 11 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Indulge in Chocolate: The Exhibition, a Mouth-Watering Experience Open Oct. 11 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

PHILADELPHIA — A unique tropical tree. A seed so precious it was used as money. A spicy drink and a sweet snack. A multi-billion-dollar worldwide business. Chocolate is all this and much more. Indulge in the sumptuous world of chocolate starting Saturday, Oct. 11, when Chocolate: The Exhibition, presented by Mars Chocolate, opens at the […]

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Titanoboa, the Biggest Snake That Ever Roamed the Earth See it in Philadelphia Starting Feb. 14, 2015

Titanoboa, the Biggest Snake That Ever Roamed the Earth See it in Philadelphia Starting Feb. 14, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (October 14, 2014) — It is the biggest snake that ever roamed the planet, and it is coming to Philadelphia in February 2015. At 48 feet long and 2,500 pounds, Titanoboa cerrejonensis grew as long as a school bus and as heavy as a small car. It lived in very hot and humid climates […]

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A Galaxy of Celestial Beauty on Display at the James A. Michener Art Museum

A Galaxy of Celestial Beauty on Display at the James A. Michener Art Museum

Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography opens November 8 (Doylestown, PA) The James A. Michener Art Museum proudly announces a spectacle of galactic proportions entitled Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography. The exhibition is curated by Anthony Shostak, the Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine, and will be on view through February 8, 2015. […]

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International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum elects Ellen Curlee Board of Directors President

International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum elects Ellen Curlee Board of Directors President

St. Louis – The International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum (IPHF) is pleased to announce that arts professional and current board member Ellen Curlee has been elected President for the not-for-profit’s Board of Directors. Ellen Curlee has served the International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum as a member of their Board of Directors […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts November 2014 Events and Exhibitions

SPECIAL EVENTS Highlights of the Collection Tour First Wednesday of every month | 6:30 pm Saturdays and Sundays | 1:30 pm FREE with general Museum admission Experience the UMFA galleries through a thirty-minute tour with a docent. No pre-registration necessary. Yoga at the UMFA November 4, November 18 |1-2 pm | FREE Renowned local yoga […]

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Celebrate bats just in time for Halloween at BatFest Oct. 25

Celebrate bats just in time for Halloween at BatFest Oct. 25

Learn more about these misunderstood creatures and take part in our costume parade CINCINNATI – Get up close and personal with live bats and learn more about these incredible creatures through hands-on activities, games and more during BatFest at Cincinnati Museum Center on Saturday, October 25. Everyone’s gone a little batty but you’ll soon learn, […]

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