June, 2018

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host Woodworker’s tool-sharpening workshop

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host Woodworker’s tool-sharpening workshop

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is hosting a basic tool-sharpening workshop on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 9am­­­­­­–12pm in the Boatshop. Participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. If taken care of properly, your edge tools can last generations. By keeping them well-honed, you will find they can cut like new every […]

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Michener Art Museum Board Names Kathleen V. Jameson As New Director

Michener Art Museum Board Names Kathleen V. Jameson As New Director

DOYLESTOWN, PA – The board of trustees of the James A. Michener Art Museum has announced the appointment of the museum’s next executive director: Kathleen V. Jameson, Ph.D., who formerly served as president & CEO of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina. Dr. Jameson will begin her tenure at the Michener Art Museum on […]

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Museum of Russian Icons announces Opening Reception: Icons of the Hellenic World

Museum of Russian Icons announces Opening Reception: Icons of the Hellenic World

Icons of the Hellenic World comes from one of the finest collections of Greek icons in the nation. The exhibition delves deeply into the Hellenic world through the lens of this extraordinary collection of icons and related artifacts from the 11th century to the modern era. The reception will include remarks from the Collector and […]

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Museum of Flight Host World War II Bomber and Fighter Aircraft Rides

Museum of Flight Host World War II Bomber and Fighter Aircraft Rides

The Museum’s ramp will rumble with the “Wings of Freedom Tour” B-17, B-24, B-25 and P-51 warbirds, Media flight June 22 at 1 p.m. SEATTLE – The steady rumble of World War II airplanes will resonate at The Museum of Flight June 22-24, while a group of four rare and historic aircraft is based here […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART (BMA) CELEBRATES JACK WHITTEN EXHIBITION AT ART AFTER HOURS: AFROPOLITANISM PARTY

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART (BMA) CELEBRATES JACK WHITTEN EXHIBITION AT ART AFTER HOURS: AFROPOLITANISM PARTY

BALTIMORE, MD – Explore the extraordinary output of leading black artists with a global vision at the BMA’s lively Art After Hours on Friday, June 22 from 8 to 11 p.m. The theme of the evening is Afropolitanism, a movement that emphasizes the international influence of African arts and culture. Highlights of the event include […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center Youth Programs celebrates 14 graduating seniors

Cincinnati Museum Center Youth Programs celebrates 14 graduating seniors

Cincinnati Museum Center program boasts 99% high school graduation rate in its 29th year CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) hosted its annual Awards and Recognition Banquet for its Youth Programs participants Wednesday night, wishing 14 graduating seniors well as they begin the next steps of their journeys. The graduating seniors offered passing words of […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) to host Volunteer Friendraiser June 26

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) to host Volunteer Friendraiser June 26

In an effort to grow public programs, CBMM is looking for new volunteers interested in learning how to lead tours exploring the Bay’s history, culture, and environment. No experience is necessary, but an enthusiasm for the Chesapeake, a willingness to learn, and the gift of gab are essential. Those interested are invited to join CBMM […]

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Archives of American Art Announces Major Promised Gift from the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

Archives of American Art Announces Major Promised Gift from the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

Gift Transforms the Archives’ Collection of and Accessibility to Material by and About Roy Lichtenstein, the Seminal 20th-century artist The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art announced that it is the beneficiary of a major promised gift from the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation: the expansive Roy Lichtenstein Foundation records and Roy Lichtenstein papers comprising over 500 linear […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents exhibition of works by Sondheim Artscape prize finalists

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents exhibition of works by Sondheim Artscape prize finalists

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) present one of the summer’s most highly anticipated exhibitions. On view June 20 through August 5, 2018, the Sondheim Artscape Prize Finalists 2018 exhibition showcases artwork by the six finalists competing for the 13th annual Janet […]

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