February, 2015

BLACK MOUNTAIN COLLEGE MUSEUM + ARTS CENTER COMPLETES FIRST PHASE OF RENOVATION AND EXPANSION PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE, NC

BLACK MOUNTAIN COLLEGE MUSEUM + ARTS CENTER COMPLETES FIRST PHASE OF RENOVATION AND EXPANSION PROJECT IN DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE, NC

Expanded gallery, new study center, and animated façade designed by Randy Shull reopened to the public with an inaugural exhibition of work by Susan Weil Asheville, NC….Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center (BMCM+AC), in Asheville, NC, completed the first phase of its expansion project with the renovation of its current facility led by artist […]

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BMA ACQUIRES RARE SCULPTURE BY RENE MAGRITTE

BMA ACQUIRES RARE SCULPTURE BY RENE MAGRITTE

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) today announced it recently added René Magritte’s 1967 sculpture Delusions of Grandeur to its renowned collection of modern art. This monumental bronze was created by the Belgian artist during the last year of his life and there are very few casts. The work came to the […]

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BORA PETKOVA METAMORPHOSIS 7 March to 5 April 2015 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

BORA PETKOVA METAMORPHOSIS 7 March to 5 April 2015 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

In her new project, ‘Metamorphosis’, Bora Petkova has put together a collection of pieces from her art that seem to lack, at least at first glance, any connection. But what links its elements – laid out in the midst of the Entomology Collection and the vitrines for temporary exhibitions of the National Museum of Natural […]

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2015 Glass House Tour Tickets Now Available

2015 Glass House Tour Tickets Now Available

Tours of the Glass House will run between May 1 – November 30, 2015 New this season: In-depth Tours + Club Glass House for Kids Our most comprehensive tour, the In-depth Tour will include the Glass House, Painting Gallery, Da Monsta, Studio as well as the lower landscape with the Pavilion in the Pond and […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center and Village of Newtown discover rare Native American artifact

Cincinnati Museum Center and Village of Newtown discover rare Native American artifact

CINCINNATI – The Village of Newtown and Cincinnati Museum Center announced the discovery of a rare Native American artifact. A shell gorget dating back to the early fifth century is currently being conserved and studied by archaeologists at Cincinnati Museum Center in hopes of learning more about the early late Woodland period and the Native […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to launch new boat rental program this summer

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to launch new boat rental program this summer

This summer, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will bring more people out on the water with a unique boat rental program that launches June 10 and continues Wednesdays through Sundays until August 30. Built over the years in CBMM’s boatyard through the Apprentice for a Day program, the fleet of boats includes wooden kayaks, and […]

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NPS surveys log bottom bugeye, Edna E. Lockwood at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

NPS surveys log bottom bugeye, Edna E. Lockwood at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Modern technology meets historic sailing workboat Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatshop Manager Michael Gorman, along with his apprentices and volunteers, have hauled out the 1889 nine log bottom bugeye Edna E. Lockwood this winter to make room for the National Park Service to laser scan and photograph the historic boat’s log hull. The information is […]

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BMA’S CONTEMPORARY PRINT FAIR BRINGS LEADING GALLERIES AND PRESSES TO BALTIMORE MARCH 28-29

Browse and buy works on paper by established and emerging contemporary artists BALTIMORE, MD – This spring, take a closer look at prints by leading contemporary artists and innovators in printmaking when the BMA brings approximately 20 vendors from around the U.S. for the Baltimore Contemporary Print Fair on Saturday, March 28, 11 a.m –6 […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts March 2015 Events and Exhibitions

Utah Museum of Fine Arts March 2015 Events and Exhibitions

Spring Film Series: Creativity in Focus Wednesday, March 4 | 7 pm | FREE Co-presented with the Utah Film Center. Additional support provided by CUAC and Modern West Fine Art. Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery 90 min | 2014 | Germany | Not rated Directed by Anne Birkenstock This mesmerizing, thought-provoking, yet surprisingly amusing documentary […]

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