July, 2017

Summer 2017 at the Glass House

Summer 2017 at the Glass House

Robert Indiana: ONE through ZERO – On view through November 30, 2017 Visit the Glass House to see the exhibition Robert Indiana: ONE through ZERO, on view through November 30th. We recommend visiting on a self-guided tour day for best access to this installation. Join us for self-guided tours in July on Sunday, July 16 […]

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Museum of Flight President and CEO Doug King to Step Down, Executive Vice President Matt Hayes is New President and CEO

Museum of Flight President and CEO Doug King to Step Down, Executive Vice President Matt Hayes is New President and CEO

The Museum of Flight today announced that Doug King will step down as President and CEO, effective August 15. King will stay on as a consultant to the Museum and will assist with the transition as well as handling a variety of external assignments. Executive Vice President Matt Hayes will take over as President and […]

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See Lady Maryland at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

See Lady Maryland at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Guests to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. can see Lady Maryland dockside from Friday, October 20 through Monday, October 23. Built in 1985 by the Living Classrooms Foundation, Lady Maryland is a replica of a Chesapeake Bay pungy schooner. Pungies were considered fast sailing vessels in the 1800s, and were primarily […]

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Selections from Borusan Contemporary Art Collection on View at University of Michigan Museum of Art

Selections from Borusan Contemporary Art Collection on View at University of Michigan Museum of Art

Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, an exhibition of time-­based works by artists Hannu Karjalainen, Daniel Rozin, and Marina Zurkow will be on view at the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) July 29 – November 26, 2017. Moving Image: Portraiture, developed for and presented at UMMA, reveals how these […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and Historic St. Mary’s City celebrate partnership

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and Historic St. Mary’s City celebrate partnership

Local and state officials visited the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s St. Michaels campus Friday, July 7, to celebrate a new partnership between CBMM and the Historic St. Mary’s City Commission. Speakers at the event included Adelaide Eckardt, Maryland state senator; Johnny Mautz, Maryland state delegate; Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio; deputy chief of staff for Governor Larry Hogan; […]

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Forgive/Fight Initiative to honor Mandela at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Forgive/Fight Initiative to honor Mandela at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Program is celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 99th Birthday July 18 CINCINNATI, OH (July 7, 2017) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host the FORGIVE/FIGHT initiative on Tuesday, July 18 at 2:00 p.m. on the third floor terrace by the Eternal Flame. The initiative is celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 99th birthday. Forgive/Fight statements from the Mandela: […]

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New Exclusives at the Glass House Design Store

New Exclusives at the Glass House Design Store

The Glass House are celebrating the 111th anniversary of Philip Johnson’s birth this Saturday, July 8th with the release of the new Modernist Paperweight designed by Werkstätte Carl Auböck Vienna exclusively for the Glass House Design Store! Inspired by Philip Johnson’s iconic glasses, these life-sized “spectacles” were lovingly created for us by Carl Auböck lV […]

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Film: Alexander Nevsky directed by Sergei Eisenstein at the Museum of Russian Icons

Film: Alexander Nevsky directed by Sergei Eisenstein at the Museum of Russian Icons

A cinematic epic about one of Russia’s greatest historical heroes by one of its most renowned filmmakers. Eisenstein drew on history, Russian folk narratives, and the techniques of Walt Disney to create this broadly painted epic of Russian resilience. The story of Teutonic knights vanquished by Prince Alexander Nevsky’s tactical brilliance resonated deeply with a […]

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Framing Cultures series: Author, Historian and Humorist Jennifer Eremeeva at the Museum of Russians Icons

Framing Cultures series: Author, Historian and Humorist Jennifer Eremeeva at the Museum of Russians Icons

This year marks the centenary of the October Revolution of 1917–a monumental event that profoundly shaped the present geopolitical reality. Ms. Eremeeva will reflect on the cultural and political significance of the Revolution over the past century; explore why Russia’s leaders are ignoring this significant anniversary; and theorize what can be gleaned from this about […]

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