Prehistoric Museum announces long weekend, evening hours

Press release Do you like dinosaurs, rock art and science in general, but have little free time to explore these interests during the work week? The Utah State University Museum of Eastern Prehistory is excited to announce new extended hours designed to provide greater access for our community and traveling …

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‘Washi Transformed’ at the Longmont Museum features 30 pieces by 9 Japanese artists

In 2016, the Longmont Museum highlighted the intricate and eye-catching work of international contemporary origami artists with the exhibition “Above The Fold” – curated by Los Angeles-based Japanese art historian Meher McArthur. The show, which featured 60 hand-folded koi fish, proved to be a favorite among visitors. “This exhibit was …

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PM: Vilnius Sports Palace could become a museum and memorial of Jewish history

In his interview with public broadcaster LRT, published on Thursday, the prime minister said such an idea was being considered following consultations last year. Meanwhile, the previous government planned to turn the palace into a convention center. “Over the past year, we have held consultations on ways to change attitudes …

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The museum will present Heart Health Month

The Mid-America Science Museum, 500 Mid-America Blvd., will feature its first Heart Health Month in February with various activities, interactive exhibits for children and teens and heart health programs for adults. “Part of the Museum’s mission is to encourage lifelong science education through exhibits and interactive programs,” Executive Director Diane …

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The Museum of Science and History (MOSH) Selects Balfour Beatty and Stellar as Co-Director of Construction for the MOSH Genesis Project

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Museum of Science and History (MOSH) today announced the selection of Balfour Beatty and Stellar as a joint venture to lead the construction management of the MOSH Genesis project. Balfour Beatty and Stellar will oversee all vertical construction of the $85 million project, which will bring a …

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From Dawn to Dusk with 56 Masterpieces from the National Museum of Sweden opens February 19 at the Nordic National Museum

In the Garden by Johan Krouthen 1887-1888 Nordic Museum information At a time when few international art exhibitions travel to America, the National Nordic Museum is presenting one of the largest West Coast European art exhibitions in 2022On February 19, the National Nordic Museum will premiere a landmark exhibition from …

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Bell Museum celebrates its 150th anniversary. Things to see.

The Bell Museum has a great origin story. It began in 1872 as a “one-room cabinet of curiosities”. Today, the University of Minnesota’s Bell Museum of Natural History has an elegant and fascinating home on the University’s St. Paul campus and plans to celebrate 150 years with exhibits and experiences …

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Roman excavations and museum ‘would do for Roman York what Jorvik did for the Vikings’

A TWO-year archaeological dig in Rue Rougier and a new Eboracum museum could do for York’s Roman history what Jorvik did for the Vikings, says the head of the York Archaeological Trust. Speaking as revamped plans for the ‘Roman quarter’ were submitted to town planners, trust chief executive David Jennings …

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Tang Museum to Unveil Community-Created Crochet Reef in New Exhibit

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY (NEWS10) – Preparations are underway at the Tang Teaching Museum for the completion of the Saratoga Springs Satellite Reef. After years of hard work and public submissions, the community-created reef will be the focal point of a new exhibit titled Radical fiber: a symposium on art and …

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Pearl Museum Founder Olayami Dabls Named 2022 Kresge Distinguished Artist

Olayami Dabls, a Detroit artist and muralist who has transformed two city blocks with his vibrant pearl museum that attracts visitors from around the world, has been named the 2022 Kresge Distinguished Artist, the foundation announced Thursday morning. Dabls, 73, will receive $50,000 to use as he sees fit. He …

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MOSH is moving forward with a new museum on Northbank

The Museum of Science and History has taken an important step towards its move to Northbank. The Downtown Investment Authority voted 6-0 last week to back details of a lease for MOSH on 4 acres from the shipyards, including a 1.5-acre boardwalk and park space. The $1 per year ground …

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Shiny storage – the Boijmans Depot and the future of museum archives

Archive and storage buildings are usually located in the suburbs or on former docks. They are deliberately discreet generic warehouses, without windows, surrounded by fences. The question posed by Boijmans van Beuningen’s new 55 million euro storage depot is: what if the archives were instead at the heart of the …

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Lighthouse Museum exhibit inspired by the royal visit to Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND, NY – An unusual display of antique prints at the National Lighthouse Museum is now on display at St. George’s waterfront. A program curated by Danielle Mann features landmarks of Britain, past and present, inspired by Her Royal Highness Princess Royal Anne. The dignitary is the honorary chair …

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Opening of artist Chuck Wilson’s gallery at the Museum of Coastal Carolina

Lifelong entertainer, scout, avid home gardener and community volunteer Chuck Wilson, 63, will host a kick-off reception for his “Moonshine” series. Attracted to painting by the infamous Bob Ross, Wilson began putting paintbrush to canvas in the mid-80s. His work inspired his father to take up a paintbrush as well, …

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National WWII Aviation Museum Highlights Black Military Legacy

COLORADO SPRINGS — The start of Black History Month is a week away, and a Colorado Springs museum is sharing stories of airmen who broke down barriers for African Americans. The National WWII Aviation Museum is known for sharing WWII stories and artifacts and the importance that each had on …

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Travel diary: a digital project establishes links between the exhibitions of the museum

Works of art and other cultural heritage items from Yale’s renowned collections tend to travel. The university’s museums and libraries frequently loan objects to each other, as well as to institutions across the country and abroad, for display in public exhibitions. The journeys of these pieces can generate feedback in …

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🌱 Shooting At Nightclub + Museum Hosts COVID Vaccine Clinic

Happy Monday neighbours! Here’s what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Quite sunny. High: 64 Low: 41. Here are today’s top 3 stories in Las Vegas: A shooting took place at a Las Vegas nightclub near Charleston Boulevard. Authorities said the situation began with an altercation inside the …

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Coleman Museum receives gift from CHA Class of 1965 | News

The Coleman Museum and Gallery at Heritage Hall (CHAPS) recently received a donation of $3911.72 from the Coleman High School Class of 1965. The presentation of the class, represented by Ralph Terry and Diann Dunn Dillingham, which did not able to attend the presentation, was made in honor of all …

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Super Museum Sunday February 6 celebrates the founding of Georgia in 1733

The Georgia History Festival is the Georgia Historical Society’s flagship K-12 educational program. Georgia Day marks the landing of General James Edward Oglethorpe and the first English settlers in Savannah on February 12, 1733. Some of the Super Museum Sunday locations available in the Atlanta metro area include: Cherokee County …

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Free admission to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

**Related video above: See 100 years of discoveries in the current exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.** CLEVELAND (WJW) — Starting this weekend, residents of Cleveland and East Cleveland can visit the Cleveland Museum of Natural History on Sundays for free. City residents can visit the museum on …

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The Currency Museum Hires Tribble as Director of Corporate Relations and Advancement Operations | Business

CHARLOTTE — Amy Tribble returns to The Mint as the new Director of Corporate Relations and Advancement Operations. Tribble began her career at the Mint Museum in the mid-1980s as a guide and tour coordinator. She has built a career in development and fundraising, most recently serving as Director of …

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HooDoos and Head Cheese: new exhibitions open at the Museum of Art Fort Collins

The Fort Collins Museum of Art welcomes Colorado artists Sean O’Meallie and Anne Bossert to their new exhibits which open Friday. The show sees them in their most whimsical form, with carved wooden balloons, striped arrows and sculpted coronavirus molecules. “The Last Piece” by Sean O’Meallie. O’Meallie’s show is titled …

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Orlando Art Museum Celebrates Black History Month With Basquiat Collection

Click to enlarge Photo via Orlando Museum of Art/Instagram The Orlando Museum of Art will host various Jean-Michel Basquiat events from February 11-13 to celebrate Black History Month. On February 11, from 8 p.m. to midnight, they’re hosting Basquiat’s 1982 Heroes & Monsters Ball, an ’80s-themed party in New York …

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The Fed weighed in on a digital dollar. This could cause the ball to roll.

Text size The Federal Reserve has requested public comment on a digital currency. The time of dreams The Federal Reserve issued a highly anticipated paper on a digital dollar, taking a step in a process that could lead to congressional action. The paper, which lays out the pros and cons …

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San Jose Children’s Discovery Museum Announces Upcoming Family Immunization Clinics – CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (BCN) — The San Jose Children’s Discovery Museum and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department will host another vaccination clinic on Sunday for eligible children and their families. The clinic follows a similar vaccination effort at the museum on January 2. The museum will also hold a …

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Faced with the loss of its exhibition space, the North Adams Museum of History and Science will close indefinitely | North Berkshires

NORTH ADAMS – The North Adams Museum of History and Science will store its artifacts and close indefinitely at the end of the month. “As far as a place to go, it will take either a benefactor or a miracle to make it possible,” said Chuck Cahoon, president of the …

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Cleveland Museum of Art acquires the art of Cézanne | News, Sports, Jobs

A watercolor by Paul Cezanne is among the recent acquisitions of the Cleveland Museum of Art. “Path in the woods” depicts a forest path at Jas de Bouffan, an estate that Cézanne inherited from his father. According to a CMA press release, “(Cézanne) used selective strokes of watercolor from a …

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Removal of Theodore Roosevelt statue begins at Natural History Museum

It was past midnight when a crane lowered the towering bronze statue of Theodore Roosevelt, lifting her upper body from the pedestal where she has presided over the American Museum of Natural History since 1940. The rest of the sculpture, now surrounded of scaffolding, is expected to fall apart all …

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Half-price discounts for museums start February 1

SAN DIEGO (CNS) — Families in San Diego can enjoy half-price admission to more than 45 museums and other cultural attractions in February as part of Museum Month. After a largely virtual event in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual countywide program is back. “Museum Month is a …

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The Delaware Museum of Art Reconstructs a Pivotal 1970s Art Exhibit: Afro American Images 1971

WILMINGTON, Delaware (WPVI) – The Delaware Museum of Art is re-enacting a landmark 1970s art exhibit honoring African-American artists and educators who were rejected by the museum half a century ago. Christie Ileto has the story in this week’s 6abc Loves the Arts. Afro American Images 1971, The Vision of …

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Balboa Island Museum Newport Beach plans exciting events for 2022

Shirley Pepys, former president of the Balboa Island Museum / photo by Chris Trela By Pete Weitzner, NB Indy Special Balboa Island Museum Newport Beach enters 2022 eager to build on the momentum of 2021, when it expanded all facets of the business, returned its popular live events, and added …

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Lawmakers seek statehood for Virginia Museum of Transportation

The move would allow for financial support from the government; the budget amendment requests $2 million per year E-mail Get the latest photos, videos, stories and more. ROANOKE, Va. — A state legislator is seeking state agency status for the Virginia Museum of Transportation, which would make the Roanoke attraction …

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Australia’s huge new Bushland Art Museum opens on the NSW south coast this month

During the catastrophic bushfire season in the summer of 2019-20, flames encroached on Bundanon and Riversdale, the 1,100 hectare properties that were gifted to the Australian public by artist Arthur Boyd and his wife Yvonne Boyd in 1993. Located in the Shoalhaven region on the south coast of New South …

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Oldest WWII veteran remembers museum service

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Family and friends gathered at the National WWII Museum Saturday to remember Lawrence Brooks, who was the oldest veteran of World War II until his death Jan. 5 at the 112 years old. During the service, Brooks’ flag-draped casket was in the foreground. The museum’s Victory …

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Cleveland Museum of Art’s ‘Revealing Krishna’ brings ancient Cambodian art to life with an inspiring modern twist

The weight of the centuries rests on the gentle lapping of the water as it rubs against the hull of the boat, and the river, displayed on the three screens that flank the entrance to the exhibition, easily separates as we navigate it. From these electric views of nature comes …

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The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art’s new exhibit highlights the power of art to inspire and unite communities.

For freedoms: the UMOCA art collective for political change (UMOCA) Hank Willis Thomas, Justice, 2021 Mixed media including American flags 39 1/2 x 71 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches, (100.3 x 181.6 x 6.4 centimeters), © Hank Willis Thomas / Kayne Griffin Gallery By Aimee L. Cook | For the …

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San Antonio Museum Honors City Firefighters

SAN ANTONIO — A special museum in San Antonio is dedicated to the city’s firefighters. The building that houses the fire museum is a former fire station built in the 1930s. “From the fire station we ran an engine and two ladder trucks that had been parked here for quite …

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EcoTarium Appoints Noreen Johnson Smith as New Science Museum Chair

WORCESTER – The EcoTarium science and nature museum has appointed Noreen Johnson Smith as president and chief executive of the organization. Smith, who takes office Jan. 17, replaces interim president and CEO Michael Halperson. The EcoTarium began the search for a new president when Lucy Hale stepped down in May …

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Curious George will exhibit tomorrow at the Building for Kids Children’s Museum in Appleton | WFRV Local 5

(WFRV) — Time to be curious! Local 5 Live gets a preview of a traveling exhibit at Build for kids at Appleton. New traveling exhibition, Curious GeorgeMT: Let’s be curious!, opens at the Building for Kids Children’s Museum on January 15, 2022 Curious GeorgeMT: Let’s be curious! opens January 15, …

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El Paso Children’s Museum receives $1 million donation from Helen of Troy

EL PASO, Texas — Local consumer branding company Helen of Troy has donated $1 million to the El Paso Children’s Museum and Science Center to fund the first-floor cafe. Stephanie Otero, vice president of operations for the El Paso Community Foundation, was a guest on ABC-7 at 4 to discuss …

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Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art hosts exhibition of women painters – ARTnews.com

“Why were there no great female artists?” is the question at the heart of an essay by Linda Nochlin of the same name, first published in ARTnews in 1971. In this article, Nochlin opposes the “insidious” answer that the question elicits: “There are no great women artists because women are …

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‘Jurassic Oceans’ show arrives at Field Museum in February

DOWNTOWN – Local dinosaur fans will soon get to see the Jurassic period underwater environment up close. The Field Museum’s latest exhibit, “Jurassic Oceans: Monsters of the Deep,” will take visitors on an underwater journey to see some of the creatures that once inhabited it, according to a press release …

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S’pore art museum opens Friday with musical mushrooms, forced flirtation

The Singapore Art Museum opens its unique new location on Friday with an overabundance of things to see and experience – and even more special exhibits. The museum known as SAM will launch its new, larger space near the shipping ports of Tanjong Pagar Distripark with at least five installations …

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How a Mississippi teacher broke free from her payday lenders

Working as a teacher in Cleveland, Mississippi was hugely rewarding, said Jennifer Williams, but sometimes she struggled to make sure her income flowed from paycheck to paycheck. So one day she borrowed $ 200, promising to settle with the lender when she was paid soon after. Soon, Williams found herself …

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Inlander Insights: Paul Manoguerra from the Jundt Art Museum | Arts & Culture | Spokane | Interior of the Pacific Northwest

Click to enlarge Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi, Italy by John Ferguson Weir, 1902, oil on canvas. Iit looks like something that only extremely art-loving locals know, but Spokane has a free art museum. Located on the shore of Lake Arthur, on the edge of campus, Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art …

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Reading Railroad Heritage Museum receives state grant for renovations

The Reading Railroad Heritage Museum in Hamburg received state funding of $ 100,000 to support exterior improvements to the museum, according to Senators David G. Argall (R-Berks / Schuylkill) and Patrick Browne (R-Lehigh) and Representative Jerry Knowles (R- Berks, Carbon & Schuylkill). “Since the first laying of tracks in 1827, …

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Volunteer opportunities available at the Edmonds Historical Museum

Edmonds Historical Museum Looking for a way to give back to your community? The Edmonds Historical Museum, located in the 1910 Carnegie Library building in downtown Edmonds, is looking for volunteers for 2022, both at the museum and during the museum’s annual summer market. The museum building has two levels. …

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6 best personal loans of January 2022 | Personal finance

Can you use a personal loan for anything? Taking out a loan on behalf of someone else or using it for any form of gambling, including investing, is totally prohibited with any type of personal loan. Some lenders restrict lending a bit more than others and prohibit the use of …

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Erie Art Museum hosts a second event on Sundays filled with family activities

With colder temperatures and increasing cases of COVID-19, one thing families have an opportunity to do is spend time together painting. It was a rainy Sunday afternoon that left families thinking outside the box for something fun to do. One place that was one step ahead was the Erie Art …

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Love is in the air at the Saratoga Museum, in the shops of the village – The Mercury News

‘Love is in the Air,’ an exhibit premiered at the Saratoga History Museum on January 14, showcases a nostalgic collection of vintage Valentine’s Day and the ways people celebrate Valentine’s Day in the world. Argentina, for example, extends its Valentine’s Day celebration and calls it “Sweet Week”, during which friends …

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Grand Egyptian Museum nearing completion: Official

About 99% of the construction of the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) has been completed, according to Atef Moftah, the general supervisor of the GEM project. He explained that the work on the site is 99% complete, while the shell is 100% complete. His remarks came during the meeting of the …

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Pokemon Fossil Museum event returns in 2022

The Pokemon Fossil Museum event is coming to several new science museums in Japan from March 2022. The event will feature comparisons of Pokemon fossils with their real-life counterparts. Additionally, the event will also feature a Pikachu dressed as an archaeologist. [Thanks, Famitsu!] The Pokemon Fossil Museum special event will …

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Olympic-themed exhibition opens at the National Art Museum of China

Hu Heping (left), Chinese Minister of Culture and Tourism, and Shen Haixiong, Chairman of China Media Group, attended the opening ceremony of the exhibition in Beijing, China on January 7, 2021. / CMG Hu Heping (left), Chinese Minister of Culture and Tourism, and Shen Haixiong, Chairman of China Media Group, …

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Aberdeen Museum and History Board seeks public comment on new location

People will have the opportunity to share their visions of the new space that will house the Aberdenn History Museum. The Aberdeen Museum and History Board of Trustees will host a virtual strategic planning workshop on Tuesday, February 1 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss the museum’s future location in downtown …

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Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum to Receive $ 1.2 Million in Donations to Advance Efforts – InForum

FARGO – A private local organization donated $ 225,000 to the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum’s effort, which was the first big boost in its efforts to develop the facility. The organization wanted to remain anonymous, but FMSM’s board chairman Ken Brazerol said the funds will allow the project to begin the …

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Weisman Museum to Host Free Family Celebration for Spring Exhibition Opening

The Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum will host the public preview of its spring 2022 exhibit The Cultivators: Highlights from Kinsey’s African American Art and History Collection on Saturday, January 15, 2022, from noon to 5 pm h. The opening celebration will include tours of exhibitions, live outdoor music, food …

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The real and the imaginary in European art

The Doge’s Palace (The Ducal Palace). Claude Monet. Photo courtesy of the Brooklyn Museum. Opening on February 4, 2022, the new thematic relocation of the museum’s famous 19th and 20th century European art collections features nearly ninety significant paintings, sculptures and works on paper, many of which were not exhibited …

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John White Lecture Series Returns to the History Museum

For 19 years, the Northwest Montana Historical Society’s John White Lecture Series has been a local highlight of the winter season, promising a list of engaging and insightful discussions. This year, the popular series will be available as in-person and digital presentations. Here’s a look at what’s on the agenda …

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Urgent test notices issued for 56 sites, including the M + Museum, Victoria Park and Central Pier No.5

M + was slapped with a test notice. photo file. Hong Kong’s Covid-19 testing capacity is put to the test as 56 locations are named in a mandatory test notice, including the M + Museum, Victoria Park and Central Pier No.5. M + sees around 10,000 visitors in a single …

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New Sacramento Museum educates residents about farm water needs

Farm Credit helps fund three exhibits at the Museum of Science and Curiosity that demonstrate why farms need water and how farmers conserve this precious resource Despite recent heavy rains, California is still experiencing one of the worst droughts in its history. It is therefore essential for the state’s farming …

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Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond may head to Black History Museum – ARTnews.com

A Confederate monument to Robert E. Lee in Richmond, Virginia that has become a flashpoint in America’s fierce debate over public monuments may have a new home: the city’s Black History Museum and Cultural Center. Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney announced last week that they had …

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“Water Footprints” opens at JWP River History Museum

By Candice L. Cravins Photographer Deborah Hughes will present her solo exhibition, “Water Footprints: Photographs and Artistic Expressions of Water Wanderings Around the Colorado Plateau,” at the John Wesley Powell River History Museum in Green River from January 10 to June 11, 2022. “Footprints of Water” exposes and frames the …

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Museum presenting the “Landscapes of the permanent collection” | Characteristics

Picturesque landscapes are presented in an area exhibit. “Landscapes from the Permanent Collection” is on display until February 13 in the Titelman Galleries and the Paula and Dean Lemley Gallery of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Bedford, located in the Anderson House, 137 E. Pitt St. The exhibition …

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Tennessee State Museum gears up for ‘Create a New Year’ workshop series

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WTVF) – If your New Years resolution was to get crafty or learn something new, the Tennessee State Museum is ready to help. This month, the museum is launching a workshop series with courses in jewelry making, engraving and rug hooking. Workshops will be led by leading artists …

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Virginia History Museum closes so final touches can be made to expansion | news / fairfax

[Sun Gazette Newspapers provides content to, but otherwise is unaffiliated with, InsideNoVa or Rappahannock Media LLC.] The Virginia Museum of History & Culture (VMHC) in Richmond will soon complete the largest and most transformative renovation in its nearly 200-year history. The museum, operated by the Virginia Historical Society, remained open with …

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San Jose Museum COVID clinic aims to delight and immunize children – CBS San Francisco

Gameday: Assessment of Trey Lance’s first home startThe 49ers beat the Texans 23-7 behind two touchdowns from rookie quarterback Trey Lance. Vern Glenn, Lorenzo Neal and Cam Inman discuss his top-down performances on Gameday. (1-3-22) 5 hours ago A look at some of the state’s new laws now in effect …

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SJ’s Children’s Discovery Museum offers free passes for clients vaccinated at the clinic – NBC Bay Area

The Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department will co-host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Sunday, providing free access to the museum for families who get vaccinated. The clinic will be open to residents aged 5 years and older for those who need …

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The Hamdard museum begins its journey

Hamdard Laboratories (Waqf) Bangladesh exchanged vows and inaugurated the Hamdard Museum on the occasion of the New Year 2022. The event was held at the organization’s headquarters in Banglamotor in the capital on Saturday morning, a press release said. The chairman of the board of directors of Hamdard, former secretary …

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award for YSP director Peter Murray, museum director Diane Lees and artist Es Devlin

The Queen’s New Year UK Honors List has been announced for 2022 with a few big names in the art world appearing on the prestigious list of awards. Peter Murray, the founder and executive director of Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP), has been knighted. “Peter has led the organization for over …

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Natural History Museum zoologist was fired for believing in Loch Ness monster

Natural History Museum zoologist HAS BEEN fired for believing in Loch Ness monster, recently released documents reveal Dr Denys Tucker lost his job at the Natural History Museum for believing in the Loch Ness monster His career came to an abrupt end at age 39 when he was fired for …

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Watch now: New Year’s celebrations start early at Children’s Discovery Museum 🎉 | Family

Kids of all ages searched for a better 2022 as the New Year arrived. David proeber NORMAL – “Five … four … three … two … one! Happy New Year noon!” Children and families shouted in excitement as colored paper erupted above the Children’s Discovery Museum in Normal, counting their …

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Discovery Museum Winter Camps End With Robotics Competition | Local news

Two science camps for young people at the Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum ended Thursday after several days of space discovery and robotics. The four-day robotics camp, which began on Monday, allowed young people aged 8 to 14 to build and code Premier League Lego robots under the direction and …

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New Hmong Cultural Center Museum Storefront Space Opened With More Space, More Information – Twin Cities

Think of it as a neighborhood museum where you can learn more about your neighbors. The Hmong Cultural Center Museum officially opened in early December in a store on the ground floor of University Avenue. It is a few blocks from where the first Hmong refugees settled in St. Paul …

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Free days at the Denver Museum of Art, Zoo, and Botanical Gardens in 2022

Annual Free Days offered by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District cover the metro area’s largest nonprofits, from the Denver Art Museum and the Denver Botanic Gardens to the Denver Zoo, and they’re always family hits. The aforementioned organizations are considered Tier 1 organizations in SCFD sales tax funding, and …

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Students create social studies classes at Mosaic Museum

December 29 – A wealth of fascinating history and science lessons can be found on Jekyll Island, and a recent class project at the College of Coastal Georgia will bring these resources to local teachers. Claire Hughes, a college education teacher, asked her social studies methods class to design courses …

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New exhibition of the Sakıp Sabancı museum on Abdülmecid Efendi

ISTANBUL The Sakıp Sabancı Museum (SSM) of the University of Sabancı hosts the exhibition “The Extraordinary World of the Prince: Abdülmecid Efendi” on the life and art of Abdülmecid Efendi, the last Caliph of the Ottoman Empire who had a lasting effect on Turkish art history. Besides his patronage to …

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Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission Now Accepting Applications for Keystone Historical Preservation Grants Program

Grants support projects that identify, preserve, promote, and protect Pennsylvania’s historical and archaeological resources. HARRISBURG, Pa .– The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission has announced that it is now accepting applications from nonprofits and local governments for the Keystone Historic Preservation Grants program. The grants support projects that identify, preserve, …

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New Discovery Lab children’s museum designed to delight, challenge and educate visitors | Assembly area

“We try to inspire curiosity. I think that’s what it all comes down to, ”Childress-Wimp said. “This is our vision. If you can make children curious, they will continue to want to learn; they’re going to keep diving deeper, so everything here is designed to give them that spark. Although …

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CVB, art museum team to promote public art | News

Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau Partners with Owensboro Art Museum to Promote Owensboro Tour of 21 Public Works of Art as “One of the Best in the Midwest” . “This campaign gives us the opportunity to reintroduce Owensboro’s thriving public art scene to both our community and to out-of-town …

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Naval & Maritime Museum opens exhibition of fragile artefacts | Local news

Scuba diving helmets are among the artifacts on display at Patriots Point’s new Fragile Collections exhibit on December 15 in Mount Pleasant. The new exhibit, which opened to the public on December 17, features a selection of rare and fragile artefacts primarily related to World War II that were not …

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Alabama researchers name extinct shark after retired LSU museum official

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (PA) – Louisiana State University museum official received a unique retirement gift – researchers in Alabama and South Carolina named a prehistoric shark species after it. Suyin Ting has been responsible for the Vertebrate Paleontology Collections at the LSU Museum of Natural Science for 26 years. Its …

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The Sparkling Science of Jewelry at the Perot Museum – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

All that glitters is at The form of matter: through the eyes of an artist, a special exhibition showcasing the work of internationally renowned jewelry designer Paula Crevoshay. The exhibit is on display at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas until April 20. Showcasing around 70 pieces …

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ECU Football Has Powerful DC Experience When Visiting National Museum of African American History and Culture

WASHINGTON, DC (WITN) – Part of Military Bowl week is exploring the area around which the game will be played. He really hit home with ECU football on Friday. ECU football trained on Friday morning and it went rather well according to the team. The pirates boarded the bus and …

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Researchers name prehistoric shark after LSU museum official retires

Researchers named a prehistoric shark, Carcharhinus tingae, after a retired official from the Louisiana State University Museum of Natural Sciences, The Associated Press reported. David Cicimurri of South Carolina State and Jun Ebersole of the McWane Science Center named the shark in honor of Suyin Ting, who was collections manager …

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Fossilized tree found at the Nova Scotia cliff on display at the Royal Ontario Museum

An ancient tree that began its modern journey after falling off a cliff in Nova Scotia is now on display in a new gallery at one of the country’s busiest museums. After decades of preparation, the Dawn of Life Gallery opened this month at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, …

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Events and announcements: festive catering offers, exhibitions at the ArtScience museum, USS X’mas special

Marvel at the eight light exhibitions, including the seven-story Spalliera, handcrafted in Italy and inspired by the circular rose windows of Gothic churches in Europe. Visitors can also play carnival games, ride a two-story Venetian carousel, shop at Mistletoe Alley Market, and enjoy the Garden Rhapsody sound and light show. …

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Art Industry News: Museum Curators More Trustworthy Than Judges Or Scientists, New Survey Says + More Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most important developments in the art world and the art market. Here is what you need to know this Thursday, December 23. NEED TO READ Inside the Freakonomics of the Art Industry – Freakonomics author Stephen Dubner has published a three-part …

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Berks Museum traces the history of the former POW camp before new development | Regional News from Berks

BERN TWP., PA – Call it a road map to the past. “These detailed maps that we have show the compound, the barbed wire, the electrified wires, in extraordinary detail,” said Mark Gillen, director of the Berks Military History Museum. Its intricate lines are drawn across land that sits adjacent …

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The distillery joins forces with the Natural History Museum

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register The Cooper King Distillery continued its continued commitment to the fight against climate change with the launch of an exclusive carbon negative “Discovery Gin” in collaboration with the Natural History Museum. The York-based distillery that …

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Noon countdown at the Woodlands Children’s Museum

entertainment Through Courtney Topini Coats | December 21, 2021 THE WOODLANDS, TX – Welcome to 2022 at Woodlands Children’s Museum’s annual High Noon Countdown New Years Eve party, designed for parents and children. Offered at a three-hour session on Friday, December 31, guests are invited to play games, create New …

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Metropolitan Museum of Art limits attendance amid virus wave

The Metropolitan Museum of Art said on Tuesday it would limit attendance to around 10,000 visitors per day due to the highly infectious variant of Omicron. During a normal holiday season, the museum would expect almost twice as many visitors. “The safety of our staff and visitors remains our top …

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Five things you didn’t know about mistletoe | Smithsonian Voices

Smithsonian botanist Marcos A. Caraballo-Ortiz collected these specimens of mistletoe in Mexico. Marcos A. Caraballo-Ortiz This holiday season, you might be hoping to catch someone under the mistletoe – or it just might be an prospect you’d like to avoid. The association of mistletoe with kisses and Christmas in the …

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Stolen Revolutionary War artifacts returned to Mercer Museum in PA centers

The long stolen and priceless Nicholson bayonet pistol from the American Revolutionary era is finally returning to the Mercer Museum in Doylestown. At the time of its disappearance, the pistol was on display in a display case on the third floor of the South Pine Street Museum. In the 1990s, …

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The man who runs the Bigfoot Museum in Northern California

He notably believes that Bigfoot roams freely in the woodlands and mountains of the Pacific Northwest, hunting deer for food and hiding from the humans who would inevitably destroy him. Rugg says he has first-hand experience with Bigfoot, who he says is a bipedal primate species. At age 4, while …

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Three solo exhibitions on display at the UCSB Museum of Art, Design and Architecture | Culture & Leisure

Posted on December 19, 2021 | 5:13 p.m. Three contemporary solo exhibitions will open in January at the Art, Design & Architecture Museum (AD&A Museum) at UCSB. Harmonia Rosales 2021 photographed by Jeff McLane. (Courtesy of the artist and artist space UTA.) Spanning time and space, the exhibits present reimagined …

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History of the Royal BC Museum: 1886-2021

• The museum was founded in 1886 in response to a petition signed by 30 prominent citizens. He was housed in a single room adjoining the office of the provincial secretary in the Capitol buildings, nicknamed the Birdcages. John Fannin, an avid outdoorsman and gifted collector and taxidermist, was appointed …

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The Royal BC Museum rushes for a final look at the Old Town before it is dismantled

RBCM will close its third floor on December 31 for a makeover that is expected to take years. Many who visited the museum last week agreed that the exhibits should be presented in an updated context, but disagreed with their dismantling during the long viewing period. In the Old Town …

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Letters of December 18: An ideal location for a maritime museum; give a chance to the third floor of the Royal BC Museum

The maritime museum could be a centerpiece On December 10, 2010, the Times Colonist published my letter in support of the installation of the Maritime Museum of BC in the Steamship Terminal. I thought at the time that I was a voice crying in the desert. Recent letters show me …

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Phoenix Museum of Art exhibit showcases’ 60s paper fashions

The paper fashion movement of the 1960s lasted only two short years, but it was two years of paper, paper and more paper. Paper saris, knitted paper dresses, paper handbags and paper jewelry. Now you can see over 80 pieces preserved at the Phoenix Art Museum. “Generation Paper: Fast Fashion …

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Museum at the Mall: Exhibits Invite the Public to Explore Local History on Their Shopping Outings | News

PLATSBURGH – An unexpected partnership between local museums and the Champlain Center Mall is underway. The local museum exhibits will now be previewed at the Champlain Shopping Center, near Bazaar Trader. HIGH TRAFFIC LOCATION Although in an unlikely location, shoppers will have the opportunity to learn about local history as …

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum January 2022 Exhibitions, Activities

Clarksville, Tennessee – The Customs House Museum and Cultural Center is located in historic downtown Clarksville, Tennessee. Come explore an entire city block with great gallery spaces filled with art, science and history. Some of the events in December at the Museum are Familiar: Celebrating Our Korean Culture, The Infirmary, …

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Douglas SBD-2P Dauntless arrives at Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum

Last October, we reported that after some 40,000 hours of volunteer work, the catering team at the Aerospace and Air Science Museum Zoo in Kalamazoo, Michigan had completed the restoration of the Douglas SBD-2P Dauntless BuNo. 2173. This article also stated that the dive bomber was to leave Kalamazoo for …

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Museum fellows present their work on Friday

The 2021 class of Aspen Art Museum Artist Fellows will unveil their projects and share them with the community on Friday evening. This year’s group includes a ceramist Louise Deroualle, painters Dave Durrance, Monica Goldsmith and Lindsay Jones, photo artist Trace Nichols and installation artist Lara Whitley. The presentations will …

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‘Meet Me In St. Louis’ Tonight at Forest Park History Museum

Dominique Genetti, Digital journalist December 16, 2021 “Meet Me In St. Louis” stars Judy Garland and tells the story of the Smith family living in St. Louis before the 1904 World’s Fair. Original movie poster It seems almost wonderfully ironic to watch “Meet In St. Louis” on the subject of …

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QBWA Celebrates Qatar National Day at Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Museum

The Qatar Businesswomen’s Association (QBWA) held a special celebration on the occasion of Qatar’s National Day on Wednesday. The event was celebrated at the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum under the slogan of this year’s National Day – “The land of the ancestors… is a trust”, as it …

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Funding from Arts Broward’s (FAB) “Black & White: A Night At The Museum”

Funding Arts Broward (FAB), a non-profit organization committed to the preservation and cultivation of the arts in Broward County, will present its fifth annual special event “Black & White: A Night At The Museum” on Monday January 10 from 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. pm This elegant black-and-white themed cocktail …

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Peggy Notebaert Museum Restores Almost Century-Old Movies by Ornithologist Benjamin Gault, Showing Rare Scenes From 1920s Ireland – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – Benjamin Gault was known for his research on birds, and there is even now a bird sanctuary named after him in his hometown of Glen Ellyn. But as CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reported on Tuesday, the movies he recorded about 100 years ago have new life …

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Cleveland Museum of Natural History at 100: Museum’s impact explored in new exhibit (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland Museum of Natural History was built over 100 years ago in a small wooden building on Public Square. Inside, visitors could see some exhibits about wildlife and the world. It changed a lot over the next century, more and more to show off some of …

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Family Says Young Son With Rare Disease Denied Entry To Chicago Museum For Not Wearing A Mask – NBC Chicago

Chicago family say their 3-year-old son was denied entry to the Museum of Science and Industry because he wasn’t wearing a mask, and now the family is asking Illinois officials to remind the public that there are medical exemptions for the requirement to wear face coverings in indoor spaces. Father …

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“Watercolor Wisconsin” to open at the Wustum Museum |

RACINE – The 55th year of “Watercolor Wisconsin” is on view from December 15 to April 23 at the Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, a campus of the Racine Art Museum at 2519 Northwestern Ave. “Watercolor Wisconsin” is an annual state-wide competition held by the museum since 1966. …

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An interview with the Geelvinck Museum

Thanks so much for talking to us today! Tell us about the Geelvinck Museum. The Geelvinck Museum is a historic house museum with an important collection of 18th and 19th century string keyboard instruments, and by far the largest collection of period pianos in the Netherlands. It offers the public …

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Museum of Plastic Sculpture near Nandi Hills

Karnataka will house a plastic waste sculpture museum near the scenic Bangalore holiday destination Nandi Hills soon to raise awareness, it was announced on Sunday. “Our goal is to use art to educate people about the harmful effects of plastic waste and to encourage others to take similar initiatives to …

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New Bedford Art Museum / Works of Art! Honor patrons of the arts

NEW BEDFORD – New Bedford Art Museum / Works of Art! (NBAM) will virtually recognize those who truly have an impact on the arts community with the Patrons of the Arts Award on Friday, December 31. In a region so populated by artists and creators, the Art Museum considers it …

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Eric Merrell at La Quinta Museum, Headstone for Christina Lillian, Farewell to Kathi Hilton, Agnes’ Dead Reckoning and more

Eric Merrell is broadcast widely in the West, but soon you’ll have the rare opportunity to see 35 works of The Desert Master right here in Coachella Valley. Merrell completed the series of paintings – showing the ‘wonder and strength’ of the desert landscape – during an artist residency in …

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GRAMMY Museum presents “Songs Of Conscience, Sounds Of Freedom”

Billie Holiday – Photo: Don Hunstein / Columbia Records / Getty Images Songs of conscience, sounds of freedom, curated by the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles, examines the role music has played in informing and inspiring social consciousness throughout American history. Charting a path from the spirituals sung by slaves …

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The Cherokee Indian Museum announces the appointment of new directors

The Museum of the Cherokee Indian (MCI) extends its leadership with the appointment of two new directors. Evan Mathis has joined the Museum as Director of Collections and Exhibitions to manage the care, safety and security of MCI’s paper and object collections and to assist with planning, design and implementation. …

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The reorganization of the Reina Sofia museum puts the small picture in the foreground | Spain

ohOn the second floor of the Reina Sofía Museum in Madrid, not far from Picasso’s immense and still livid Guernica, is a much smaller but equally eloquent testimony to the civilian cost of the Spanish Civil War. Robert Capa’s photograph of rue Peironcely n ° 10 in Madrid’s working-class neighborhood …

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Knife Sharpening Event at Arlington Heights Historical Museum

Did you discover any dull knives a few weeks ago while making your holiday dinner? Don’t let that happen for your next vacation! Gather these knives, scissors, and tools and take them to a Sharpening by Dave event at the Arlington Heights Historical Museum on the second Sunday of each …

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Special screening of Women of the Movement at the National Museum of Civil Rights | national

Memphis, TN, December 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – On December 15, the National Civil Rights Museum will host a special virtual screening of the anticipated ABC limited series, “Women of the Movement” based on the true story of Mamie Till-Mobley , mother of Emmett Till. The museum is one of …

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