January, 2019

Museum of Flight Admission Free for Furloughed Feds

Museum of Flight Admission Free for Furloughed Feds

SEATTLE – The Museum has some good news for federal workers affected by the shut-down: it is now offering free admission to U.S. federal government civil servants and contractors with a government I.D. badge for as long as the government shut-down lasts. The employees may also bring one guest at no cost. The Museum of […]

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Bell Gallery at Brown University presents “Recent Acquisitions: Photography and Abstraction”; Danny Lyon exhibition extended

Bell Gallery at Brown University presents “Recent Acquisitions: Photography and Abstraction”; Danny Lyon exhibition extended

Providence, RI – The David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University is presenting the second in a series of special exhibitions featuring recent additions to the Gallery’s photography collection. Focusing on abstract images made with a medium that is conventionally tied to reality, Recent Acquisitions: Photography and Abstraction includes work by Bernice Abbott, Tom Baril, […]

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Lighthouse overnights offered at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Lighthouse overnights offered at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Youth groups can now reserve spring dates for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Lighthouse Overnight Adventures program. Dates include select Fridays and Saturdays, Apr. 5 through June 29, with advanced reservations needed. Under the guidance of a museum educator, adventure participants can travel back in time to explore the life of a late-19th-century lighthouse keeper, […]

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Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art presents “Collecting on the Edge: Part II” in newly expanded galleries

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art presents “Collecting on the Edge: Part II” in newly expanded galleries

Logan, Utah – The Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (NEHMA) at Utah State University (USU) is presenting Part II of Collecting on the Edge, a ground-breaking exhibition on view January 17‒May 4, 2019, showcasing its exceptional collection that focuses on the history of art west of the Mississippi River since 1920. Featuring work by […]

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Fallen Astronauts Remembered at the Museum of Flight

Fallen Astronauts Remembered at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – From Jan. 25-Feb. 3 the Museum honors the astronauts lost in service during NASA’s Apollo and space shuttle programs. Special exhibits will look at Apollo 1 (Jan. 27, 1967) and the space shuttles Challenger (January 28, 1986) and Columbia (Feb. 1, 2003). On Jan. 26 at 2 p.m., the Museum’s Curator for Space […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has officially been selected to build a new Maryland Dove, a representation of the late 17th-century trading ship that accompanied the first European settlers to what is now Maryland. Maryland Dove is owned by the state of Maryland and operated and maintained by the Historic St. Mary’s City Commission. “HSMC […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

Salt Lake City—The Utah Museum of Fine Arts new ACME Lab, The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design, features more than twenty artworks by international designers that illustrate the power of visual communication and encourage community dialogue around the unifying theme of tolerance. Featured posters were selected from a larger traveling exhibition, TOLERANCE, orchestrated […]

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