June, 2018

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum board holds annual fiscal review meeting

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum board holds annual fiscal review meeting

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum recently hosted its annual Board of Governors’ fiscal review meeting, which included a reception along CBMM’s waterfront campus in St. Michaels, Md. The June 25 meeting included presentations from CBMM President Kristen Greenaway, Vice President of Finance Branden Meredith and Vice President of Operations Steve Byrnes. Updates were given on […]

Read More →

Read More →

Weekly “Breathe Free” Screening at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Weekly “Breathe Free” Screening at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will screen “Breathe Free” in the Harriet Tubman Theater weekly throughout the run of the visual art exhibition, The Columbus Crossing Borders Project. “Breathe Free” is a moving and compelling documentary that spotlights stories of refugees now living in central Ohio. The 50-minute documentary will be […]

Read More →

Read More →

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MAREN HASSINGER: THE SPIRIT OF THINGS

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS MAREN HASSINGER: THE SPIRIT OF THINGS

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) and Art + Practice (A+P) present a solo exhibition by artist Maren Hassinger in Baltimore from July 18 to November 25, 2018. Maren Hassinger: The Spirit of Things features a career-spanning selection of sculptures, drawings, photographs of performances, and videos that explore the emotional dynamics of […]

Read More →

Read More →

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Bosnian exchange students

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Bosnian exchange students

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., recently hosted Bosnian students from the University of Sarajevo. The students are participants in the Saving What Matters international exchange program, an effort facilitated by former CBMM shipwright Mike Vlahovich and funded through the nonprofit World Learning’s Communities Connecting Heritage Program. Through the program, students from […]

Read More →

Read More →

Learn to carve a name board at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

Learn to carve a name board at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering a workshop to teach the basics of carving a nameboard from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, Aug. 18, with all participants taking home their individual carved pieces. Participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. Workshop participants will work under the direction of experienced carver […]

Read More →

Read More →

ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

ARCHIVES OF AMERICAN ART AND WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART PRESENT VISUAL ARTS AND THE AIDS EPIDEMIC SYMPOSIUM

The Archives of American Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art are presenting a symposium, Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic, on July 13, 2018, from 1‒5 p.m. at the Whitney. Featuring conversations with artists, activists, and historians reflecting on the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s and 90s, the event will incorporate material from […]

Read More →

Read More →

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FIRST CONTEMPORARY ART ACQUISITIONS MADE WITH AUCTION PROCEEDS

THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FIRST CONTEMPORARY ART ACQUISITIONS MADE WITH AUCTION PROCEEDS

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces today that its Board of Trustees approved the acquisition of 23 works of art, including seven purchased in full or in part using proceeds from the auction of recently deaccessioned works. The new acquisitions encompass paintings by Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Odili Donald Odita, Amy Sherald, […]

Read More →

Read More →

Top