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Denver Art Museum Features Local Student Artists

The Scholastic Art Showcase gives Colorado’s top young artists the chance to inspire other students across the state. DENVER — The Denver Art Museum (DAM) houses works of art created by some of the most famous artists in history. Now it also exhibits paintings, drawings and sculptures by artists you …

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OKC Art Museum Anniversary Brings Free Admission, Dale Chihuly Art

Michael Anderson was out of town on March 16, 2002, when the The Oklahoma City Museum of Art has opened its new home downtown to the public. But as the CEO of the museumhe knows how monumental this move was. “It was completely transformative. The Oklahoma City Museum of Art …

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Museum of Underwater Art sculptures unveiled ahead of Great Barrier Reef dive site

Concrete sculptures that will soon be submerged on the Great Barrier Reef have arrived in North Queensland as part of the award-winning Underwater Art Museum. Key points: The public dive site should be installed on Magnetic Island in the middle of the year The sculptures were modeled by leading marine …

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The Southeast Texas Art Museum presents its 2022 protege.

Besides being an art contest, it was a career development opportunity. BEAUMONT, Texas — The Protege Competition and Exhibit held its 36th annual art competition Tuesday night at the Museum of Art of Southeast Texas. This is a contest and exhibit featuring 12th grade performers from Southeast Texas. Besides being …

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Johnson Museum of Art, closed to field trips, continues to educate children

While the past two years of virtual and blended learning have been unusual and empowering for students across the country, Carol Hockett, Hinsta Family Director of School and Family Programs at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art in India Cornell University, was determined to expand the classroom experience for …

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The Grove Museum’s new director, Amanda Hamon, prepares for Grove Day

The Grove Museum’s new executive director, Amanda Hamon, has worked in museums for more than 20 years. As the museum prepares to celebrate its fifth anniversary with Grove Day 2022 on Saturday March 12, Hamon is ready to open a new chapter of community engagement and partnerships. “I see museums …

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SLO Art Museum mural displays black fictional history Calafia’

A new mural at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art wrapped around all four walls of the building shines a light on a fictional black warrior queen and the unrecorded histories of black Americans in the West. The mural, titled “Calafia Was Here,” by Erin LeAnn Mitchell, is the …

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🌱 Oceanside PD Recruiting + Art Museum 25th Anniversary Gala

Happy Monday, Oceanside-Camp Pendleton! Let’s start this day. Here are the most important things happening around town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Low clouds and fog may break out. High: 61 Low: 46. If you’re reading this, so are your potential customers. Click here to find out how you can …

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New BMA exhibit curated by security guards will be on display in March – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE, (WJZ) — The Baltimore Museum of Art will present a new exhibition that shares works selected by the institution’s security guards. The new exhibition, titled “Guarding the Art“, was entirely organized by the 17 members of the museum’s security team. It will be open to the public on Sunday …

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The Fisher Museum shines a light on sea, sky and land

Enrique Martínez Celaya’s work varies in medium, with prominent pieces in sculpture and oil and wax painting. His pieces are featured in museums, galleries and collections across the country. (Photo courtesy of LA Louvre) At the latest exhibition at the USC Fisher Museum of Art, you can experience all the …

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MMCA Gwacheon Unveils Three New Bus Stops for Museum Shuttles

One of the new bus stops at the Gwacheon branch of the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA). This one is located in the main doors of the museum. [MMCA] Lee Myung-ja, an 80-year-old woman who lives in Mapo District, west of Seoul, likes to go to art …

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San Antonio Museum of Art opens new exhibit featuring Native American artist Wendy Red Star

Artist Wendy Red Star not only delves into the culture and history of her Native American tribe in the latest exhibition at the San Antonio Museum of Art, but she also invites visitors to experience it. This happens, in part, thanks to her piece, “Sweat Lodge,” which is a sculpture …

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Lego Chicago: ‘The Art of Brick’ exhibit on display at the Museum of Science and Industry

CHICAGO (WLS) — Every room is meticulously planned. “I plan, at least in my mind, what the final piece will look like before I even lay the first brick,” said brick artist Nathan Sawaya. Brick after brick is glued together to create new interpretations of the world’s most famous art …

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Inauguration of an art and history museum

Islamabad: An art and history exhibition museum is finally ready to open in a newly renovated building in Fatima Jinnah Park. According to the details, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has completed the renovations and transformed the building into an art museum and exhibition, which would be a fine addition …

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Here’s What You’ll See In America’s Weirdest Museum Exhibits

Museums contain a lot of knowledge and people visit them to learn. In most cases, museums serve as storage or carriers of knowledge from the past. In this case, people can learn and understand what was there and what it meant. Other museums will also contain the knowledge of the …

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Best Museum Exhibits in Houston This Month: February 2022

“Mosaic of Light” by HYBYCOZO at Discovery Green | Courtesy of Discovery Green See the latest exhibits and installations at art galleries and museums across Greater Houston in February 2022. This month brings a new slate of opening and closing exhibitions at Houston museums and art spaces. February is also …

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the chiayi art museum presents the exhibition “beneath the surface”

exhibition “below the surface” at the art museum of chiayi the cultural platform taiwan designers’ web recently collaborated with the chiayi art museum to organize ‘below the surface’, a exposure inviting six local design teams to reimagine chiayi city’s public spaces, landmarks and landscapes. it presents five installations and 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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“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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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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Denver Art Museum reflects on plundered African art

DENVER (AP) – British troops in 1897 staged a violent retaliatory raid on the kingdom of Benin, in what is now southern Nigeria, looting and torching the royal palace and sending the oba, or king, into exile . The British confiscated all of the royal treasures of their colonial subjects, …

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Holiday market at Elverhoj museum debuts on Saturday | Lifestyles

Scott Bruhn’s wooden crafts will be on display and for sale this weekend; jewelry by Diana Paul; hand-dyed gifts and scarves by Emily Abello; and jewelry and paper gifts from Lori McConnell. On Saturday December 11, a separate set of artisans to present their work will be Georganne Alex and …

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Oregon Museums Hope To Attract Shoppers To ‘Museum Store Sunday’

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Museum stores in the United States are trying to market themselves during a week when so many people are shopping for holiday gifts. The Oregon Historical Society and the Portland Art Museum are no exception. Between Small Business Saturday and Cyber ​​Monday, museums throng in the …

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The Richmond Art Museum exhibits works by artists from Indiana, Ohio

RICHMOND, Indiana – The Richmond Art Museum is hosting Indiana’s longest-running juryed art competition until January 8. The 123rd Annual Indiana and Ohio Artists’ Exhibition features more than 200 artists from both states, according to a press release. Linda Crank, an artist from Cincinnati, Ohio, selected 156 works for the …

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Tokyo Art Museum’s ‘Vampires’ is an ambitious independent epic

Vampires, the latest single from the Tokyo Art Museum, is a dizzying display of crystal-clear guitars and vocal melodies the size of a stadium. Tokyo Museum of Art is the project of Sydney-based artist Josh Lloyd. Although the project is only at the beginning of its life, the brand new …

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Andy Warhol’s West arrives at the James Museum

Andy Warhol’s brand new exhibit, Warhol’s West, is set to debut at the James Museum in downtown St. Petersburg in October. West Warhol explores pop artist Andy Warhol’s fascination with the American West. The exhibit features a wide array of Western imagery and more of Warhol, including his latest big …

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From mom to museum volunteer • The Nob Hill Gazette

Pamela Hornik is a patron and collector. She volunteers at Stanford’s Cantor Arts Center – where she sits on the Director’s Advisory Board and is an ambassador for its 2022 Museums by Moonlight gala – as well as the neighboring Anderson Collection. (Eamon Ore-Giron’s work behind her is part of …

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The Flaten Art Museum exhibit features original works by nationally renowned artists – St. Olaf College

The Flaten Art Museum exhibit features original works by nationally renowned artists Interdisciplinary artist Pamela Council in Times Square in New York City, where “A Fountain for Survivors” was recently unveiled. When New York’s iconic Times Square recently unveiled its very first fountain, national media like the New York Times …

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Columbus Museum of Art, Polaris Lighthouse

The creator of “The starry Night, “Sunflowers, “IrisAnd many more paintings will take center stage this fall at two very different art exhibitions in Columbus. Vincent Van Gogh, the brilliant but tortured post-impressionist painter, will be celebrated with his contemporary artists in “Through Vincent’s Eyes: Van Gogh and his Sources, …

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What a museum wants to be in the 21st century

This article is part of our last Fine Arts & Exhibitions special report, on how artistic institutions help the public to discover new options for the future. DENVER – What if an old art museum could start over, emptying walls, cleaning floors, dismantling everything that hangs from ceilings and resting …

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Palm Beaches Museum Tour: World Class Tour

LAKE WORTH BEACH, Fla., Oct.15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – (Oct. 15, 2021) – The Palm Beaches, Fla. Is an art lover’s paradise. Home to a wide variety of artistic adventures – especially world-class art and history museums – the destination offers experiences for visitors of all ages. The Palm Beach …

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Saint Louis Art Museum’s “Art Along the Rivers” Exhibition Celebrates the Diversity of Missouri Art | Promotions

Frederick Oakes Sylvester, American, 1869-1915; “Mississippi to Elsah ”, 1903; oil on canvas; 30 1/8 x 45 1/16 inches; Art museum and Archeology, University of Missouri, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Schriever 2021.103; Museum of Art and Archeology, University of Missouri — Colombia Jenna carlie By Maggie Peters | …

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‘A fun place.’ UK Art Museum opens new art installation |

‘Coloring’, the UK Art Museum’s latest installation, contains several works of art highlighting color, and museum curators hope the exhibit will revitalize the experience of viewing art in person. The arrangement is made up of paintings, drawings, engravings and sculptures by artists of various traditions and eras. While much of …

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IC stained glass on display at the art museum

A USArt team is preparing a stained glass window at the LCMS International Center for a move to the Saint Louis Art Museum. The window, a representation of St. Mark’s, will be on display at the museum until January 9, 2022. (LCMS / Erik M. Lunsford) By Cheryl Magness On …

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New exhibit opens Saturday at the Buffalo Museum of Science

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) – New exhibition opens at Buffalo Science Museum This weekend. “The lost beauty 2: the art of museum stories”, includes 15 collected objects, painted to be larger than life. “It allows us to really see the beauty, the complexity, the craftsmanship,” said museum president and CEO Marisa …

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Shepparton Art Museum / Denton Corker Marshall

Shepparton Art Museum / Denton Corker Marshall © John Gollings + 14 To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/970006/shepparton-art-museum-denton-corker-marshall © John Gollings Text description provided by the architects. SAM’s design is characterized by its simplicity and clarity, with compelling imagery creating a historic cultural destination for …

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