Month: November 2021

Smithsonian Art Museum unveils interactive voice sculpture in artificial intelligence

November 29, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. A new interactive sculpture at Smithsonian’s Arts and Industries Building (AIB) translates spoken words into color and light. Artist Suchi Reddy and Amazon Web Services produced the piece titled “You + Me” for the…

The Laguna Art Museum exhibition satisfies the curiosity of an astronomer

One of the most anticipated events on the Laguna Art Museum calendar returned this month with the ninth installment of the Art and Nature showcase. For nearly a decade, the museum has brought its clients closer to the intersection of…

Louisiana Art and Science Museum to become shopping mall on Sunday

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The Louisiana Museum of Arts and Sciences will become a shopping center that customers can explore on Sundays from the museum shop. “Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime shopping day for beautiful, inspiring and unique items…

Take a trip inside the history museum storage building [PHOTOS]

ST. CLOUD – Have you ever wondered where artifacts go when they’re not on display in the Stearns History Museum? This is where the storage facility comes in. Getting to the 18,000 square foot building requires a short off-road ride…

In defense of the patrons of the Science Museum | Letters

As an independent, unpaid advisor on two of the Science Museum’s energy exhibits, I was disappointed to see your report on the campaign letter against it (Dozens of Academics Avoid the Science Museum due to fossil fuel ties, November 19),…

“Faces from within” exhibition presented at the Joslyn Art Museum

Sara meadowsDONOR Karl Bodmer (1809-1893), Hotokáneheh, Piegan Blackfoot Man, 1833. Image courtesy of Joslyn Art Museum. The “Faces from Within” art exhibition opened at the Joslyn Art Museum on October 2 and will run until May 1, 2022. The exhibition…

Discovery Museum to host COVID-19 clinic to help Bridgeport overcome vaccine hesitancy

Bridgeport’s Discovery Science Center and Planetarium will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Friday. It will also offer bilingual services to parents who are reluctant to get vaccinated. The center has partnered with community groups around Bridgeport to offer bilingual…

Inaugural Holiday Makers Market @ The Buffalo History Museum – Buffalo Rising

The 2021 holiday season at the Buffalo History Museum will be unlike any other year in the past. This is because the Museum has many surprises in store for you. Not only did he recently unveil the magnificent Portico Gallery,…

Everything is Greek at the Science Museum

An exploration of how the ancient Greeks viewed the convergence of art and science opened up at the Science Museum, showcasing ancient Greek artifacts, many of which have never been seen in the UK before. The ancient Greek philosophers defined…

College of Science Museum Complex Welcomes Guests for Three Unique Museum Experiences

After extended closures and limited hours due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the three museums that make up the College of Science museum complex all reopened to the public last fall and offer exciting new features and updates. for visitors…

Museum of Natural History’s Theodore Roosevelt statue heads to North Dakota

A controversial statue of President Theodore Roosevelt that has stood outside the American Museum of Natural History for more than 80 years will be moved to North Dakota. The Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation, which is scheduled to open in…

Opening of the MoSac Science Museum – The Sacramento Observer

Staff report The latest gem in Sacramento’s burgeoning cultural scene, the Museum of Science and Curiosity (MOSAC), officially opened to the public last week. The multimedia center features a state-of-the-art 120-seat UC Davis Multiverse theater and planetarium, hands-on exhibits on…

Model Railroad Show pulling in the science museum

the Science Museum of Virginia’s annual tradition returns the weekend after Thanksgiving. Model train club exhibits will fill the Dewey Gottwald Center for the 44th Model Train Show presented by Dominion Energy. The three-day event features eight different train exhibits…

Islamabad Art History and Exhibition Museum nearing completion: CDA President

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 21, 2021): The Islamabad Art History and Exhibition Museum, under restoration at F-9 Park, will soon be open to the public, said Sunday the president of the Capital Development Authority (CDA), Aamir…

Greensboro History Museum Hosts Closing Events for Award-Winning Exhibition | New

The “Pieces of Now” exhibit features more than 20 street art pieces created as part of this summer’s social justice protests, as well as photos, artifacts and video interviews from artists and organizers. The award-winning exhibit “Pieces of Now: Murals,…

The history museum will host a “museum market” for holiday shopping

HARBOR SPRINGS – To help stimulate local shopping for the holiday season, the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society will be hosting two upcoming Holiday Markets. The markets will take place over two days – the first on Tuesday, November 23…

At the Seattle Art Museum, the art and influence of photographer Imogen Cunningham

Today we hear about a major photography exhibition at the Seattle Art Museum. This is a retrospective of Imogen Cunningham, one of the most influential female photographers in American history. To learn more about Cunningham and his photos, Kim Malcolm…

The history museum presents the exhibition “Art through the ages”

The “Art Through the Ages” exhibit is now on display at the Robeson County History Museum in Lumberton. The exhibition features a mix of art created by several artists over the past seven decades. LUMBERTON – The late Benjamin Forest…

Dozens of Academics Avoid Science Museum Due to Fossil Fuel Ties | Fossil fuels

More than 40 top academics and scientists have vowed not to work with the Science Museum as the feud over its financial dealings with fossil fuel companies escalates. In an open letter, prominent figures, including a former president of the…

“It’s a wonderful life in Saint-Charles! – History Museum Announces Holiday Gala Fundraiser – Kane County Connects

For the first time in nearly a decade, the St. Charles History Museum is hosting a festive fundraising gala on December 10, 2021 at the Dunham Woods Riding Club. The event is open to the public and dinner reservations are…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum offers free family activities this Saturday

Mary Csar, Executive Director of the Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum, today announced that the nonprofit is partnering with the Boca Raton Historical Society to provide activities for Family Day this Saturday (November 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)…

history museum hosts closing events for award-winning exhibition | Arts

GREENSBORO, NC (November 17, 2021) – Pieces of Now: murals, masks, community stories and conversations has won numerous awards, but this innovative, community-inspired collaborative exhibit will only be open until Sunday, November 28. Sunday November 21 at 130 Summit Ave….

MOSAC Sacramento River Science Museum opens to the public

The SMUD Museum of Science and Curiosity, an interactive and exploratory STEM celebration in the River District of Sacramento, has finally opened its doors. State and city government leaders named the state-of-the-art center, also known as MOSAC, in a groundbreaking…

a mouthwatering introduction, so basic

No exhibition could comprehensively cover the subject of ancient Greek science. Countless advances have been made by personalities who in many cases alone deserve full shows. Archimedes, obviously, given his screw pump, odometer, compound pulley, and many other inventions –…

London’s Science Museum houses treasures from ancient Greece

The exhibition “Ancient Greeks: Science and Wisdom” has opened at the Science Museum in London. Visitors will be able to better understand the scientific influence of ancient Greece in today’s world. The articles are organized into themes based on areas…

Enter Kate Petley’s kaleidoscope of abstract photos at CU Art Museum – Boulder Daily Camera

The work of Longmont designer Kate Petley carries a certain mystery and palpable intrigue. “Equal Measure” (2020, archival print and acrylic on canvas, 72×76 ″) by Kate Petley. (Kate Petley / Courtesy photo) At first glance, the pieces from his…

The Science Museum wants his plastic samples. They refused

When a curator at the Science Museum in London asked Deonie and Steve Allen if they wanted their work added to the museum’s permanent collection of artifacts, they jumped at the chance. The Allens are two of the best microplastic…

Maxi Glamor co-organizes the third Black Friday Ball of the Museum of Contemporary Art

Click to enlarge Shopping can arguably be the most stressful part of the holiday season, but Maxi Glamor and the Museum of Contemporary Art welcome a space to relieve the pressure. The third Black Friday Ball and Marketplace kicks off…

Phoenix Art Museum displays rare photos of rock and roll legends

This weekend, the Phoenix Art Museum is hosting a special event titled “The Lost Negatives of Rock and Roll Photography,” which features newly discovered photos of 1960s rock icons including the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin and ‘others. The photos were…

James Peterson, former president of the Science Museum of Minnesota, dies at 78 – Twin Cities

James Peterson, the former president of the Science Museum of Minnesota who oversaw the institution’s move to his current home atop the cliffs of the Mississippi River in downtown St. Paul, died last month at the age 78. James Peterson…

Massachusetts Science Museum opens vaccine exhibit

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) – A science museum in Massachusetts has opened an exhibit on a very topical subject – vaccines. Officials at the EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature in Worcester hope the exhibit which opened this week will play…

Massachusetts Science Museum Opens Vaccine Exhibit | Entertainment

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) – A science museum in Massachusetts has opened an exhibit on a very topical subject – vaccines. Officials at the EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature in Worcester hope the exhibit which opened this week will play…

The Science Museum wants their plastic samples. they refused

After Gündoğdu learned of the museum’s contract with Shell, he began to reconsider his decision. On November 5, he emailed the curator to let them know that due to the museum’s associations with Shell, he would no longer provide samples…

Normal Council approves contract for overhaul of Children’s Discovery Museum exhibit – CIProud.com

Sports preparation recap for November 15, 2021 New / 7 minutes ago Video Morton enjoys historic football season New / 2 hours ago Video Normal West defeats JCA for third place in State New / 2 days ago Video State…

Sami Bentil and Wiz Kudowor to exhibit works at the Science Museum

Wiz Kudowor (left) and Sami Bentil An exhibition of paintings by Sami Bentil and Wiz Kudowor will open on Thursday, November 25 at the Museum of Science and Technology, Barnes Road in Accra. Called: “PropaGhanaArt”, the exhibition will feature around…

Normal Council approves contract for redesign of Children’s Discovery Museum exhibit

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD) – At Normal, a favorite exhibit from the city’s Children’s Discovery Museum is getting a makeover. City Council on Monday approved a contract with Bloomington-based architectural firm Scharnett Associates to design construction plans to redesign the museum’s…

The Kimbell Art Museum, HSC honored with the Fort Worth Sister Cities Global Awards

The Kimbell Art Museum received the Global Nexus Award Thursday night at the Fort Worth Sister Cities International Mayor’s Dinner and Global Awards at River Ranch Stockyards. The Global Awards are presented “to individuals, businesses and organizations that have made…

MOSAC Science Museum Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting – CBS Sacramento

Kirkwood and Heavenly ski resorts open day in 2021 Sacramento Darkroom Facility and Enterprise Awards DinnerOn December 9, The Black Chamber hosted the annual Installation & Business Awards Dinner at the Hilton with keynote speaker Daniel Hahn. Recipients: Police Chief,…

New statue at Cameron Art Museum honors America’s colored troops

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – Hundreds of people visited the Cameron Art Museum on Saturday, to witness the unveiling of a sculpture and an exhibition of works depicting African Americans in Cape Fear and the country. The public statue of the…

The $ 6.25M renovation outside the McNay Art Museum is now complete

SAN ANTONIO – If you haven’t been by the McNay Art Museum in a while, chances are you won’t recognize the property from the Street View. The museum announced Thursday that phase 1 of its landscape master plan has now…

The new parking lot at the Science Museum of Virginia is now open; old car park now green space | Entertainment

Design proposed for The Green at the Science Museum of Virginia. The museum has a new four-level car park with 400 spaces. From staff reports The new $ 14 million parking lot at the Science Museum of Virginia is now…

The Science Museum of Virginia parking lot is now open

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) recently acquired Forsythia and Pussy Willows start spring (1970), a painting by African-American artist Alma Thomas (1891-1978). “We are delighted that Forsythia and Pussy Willows start spring joined VMFA’s modern and contemporary art…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum to Open FIRST RESPONDERS Exhibit on November 20 – Boca Raton’s Most Trusted Source of Information

Update of Chamber members (Boca Raton, Florida – November 9, 2021) Mary caesar, executive director of The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum, today announced the non-profit organization’s first temporary exhibit since it reopened earlier this month: FIRST RESPONDENTS, opening on…

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum will open the FIRST RESPONDENT exhibit on November 20

Mary Csar, Executive Director of the Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum, today announced the non-profit organization’s first temporary exhibit since it reopened earlier this month: FIRST RESPONDERS, opening Saturday, November 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The new exhibit…

Denver Art Museum dumps looted Cambodian antiques as federal government seeks confiscation – Boulder Daily Camera

The United States government has entered the fray of an international art scandal over four Cambodian antiques that federal prosecutors say were looted and sold to the Denver Art Museum, where they have been on display for years. The US…

Golden History Museum and Park: Ring in 2022 with the art of skiing, old signs and movie projectors!

Updates and changes to the exhibit have been temporarily put on hold during the height of COVID so we can double our Legacy Collection Inventory project. Looking ahead to 2022, the inventory of collections will remain a priority for the…

London Natural History Museum ice rink returns with magical Christmas event

Christmas has officially started in the capital and there is nothing more festive than skating on an outdoor ice rink under the stars next to glittering tree-lined streets. The skating rink at the Natural History Museum in London is one…

The Art & Nature festival returns to the Laguna Art Museum

“Any-Instant-Whatever” by Rebeca Méndez is the flagship exhibition of the Art & Nature Festival at the Laguna Art Museum. Photo by Daniel Langhorne The Laguna Art Museum was to kick off the ninth edition of the Art & Nature Festival…

University of Northern Arizona Hosts Art Museum’s Christening Ceremony | Education

Northern Arizona University held a ceremony Wednesday evening to rename the campus art museum in honor of the university’s 13th president, Clara Lovett. José Luis Cruz Rivera, the current president of the NAU, said it was “a privilege to recognize…

Doug Herren’s imaginative and mechanical creations on display at the Hunterdon Art Museum

“Green Vase Shape” by Doug Herren (2020). In a side room on the second floor of the Hunterdon Art Museum in Clinton, wonderful craft await. Doug Herren’s ceramic sculptures give the impression that a mad scientist, or perhaps a madder…

Missouri History Museum hosts Día de los Muertos Festival this weekend

Click to enlarge Courtesy of the Missouri History Museum The Missouri History Museum is hosting its annual Día de los Muertos celebration this weekend. Día de los Muertos – also known as the Day of the Dead – is a…

“Portrait, number 1 of the man” by Sheldon Scott at the Kemper Art Museum – The Source

No one knows how the rice got to South Carolina. The plant is not native to the Americas. But records show that barrels of rice arrived in Charles Town harbor at least as early as 1672. By 1800, Carolina Golden…

Calatrava at the Milwaukee Art Museum Celebrates 20 Years as a Symbol of Milwaukee | WUWM 89.7 FM

Calatrava from the Milwaukee Art Museum is undoubtedly a symbol of the city. The building, formerly known as the Quadracci Pavilion, celebrates two decades on Lake Milwaukee. During this time, the Calatrava became an iconic part of the city’s skyline…

St. Louis Museum of Contemporary Art receives new US bailout grant

As museums emerge from the shadows of the pandemic, money from a federal agency seeks to help institutions become places of healing. The Musée d’art contemporain de Saint-Louis (CAM) received a grant of $ 36,524 from the American Rescue Plan…

Former director of Alsobrook history museum has died

Mobile lost one of the most accomplished and esteemed members of its cultural community when historian David Ernest Alsobrook died on October 28 from a brief illness. The author and archivist spent decades on the national scene before taking over…

The Laguna Art Museum returns with the ninth annual “Art & Nature” edition

After a period of uncertainty following a transition to the top, Laguna Art Museum (LAM) is bringing back its flagship festival, “Art & Nature”, for the ninth consecutive year, starting Thursday. Malcolm Warner retired from LAM in December after nearly…

Young Life: The Science Museum of Virginia hosts Girls in Science workshops | Entertainment

“It’s a fascinating session for college girls who love their cell phones, and in the event of a power failure during an extreme weather event, this charger will provide a way to communicate with others,” McKenzie said. In another activity…

The science museum hosts the seven elders of Fausto Melotti

Hospitalization at the Museum: an initiative that excludes prevention from ordinary health establishments The museum welcomes The Seven Wise Men by Fausto Melotti In its spaces, thanks to the strengthening agreement between the Municipality of Milan, the Metropolitan City and…

The digital art museum sheds light on the economic weight of art and culture

Contract signed during a trip to Asia Hopes are now high that the digital art museum will replicate the success of the Elbphilharmonie from 2024. The first and largest digital museum in Europe with a permanent exhibition titled “teamLab Borderless…

Cameron Art Museum BOT elects new leaders

The Cameron Art Museum recently announced its new leaders elected to the CAM board of directors. The Board of Directors met on October 11 to elect Gregory Miller as President, Nina Murray Duff as Vice President, John Messick II as…

UK Science Museum Group partners with Fossil Fuel Company Adani

An “environmental washing machine” during the demonstration in front of the Science Museum. Vuk Valcic/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Following news that the UK Science Museum Group has signed a sponsorship deal with Adani, a fossil fuel company, two directors…

Children’s Discovery Museum is making plans for the next decade of educational entertainment

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD) – Normal leaders are putting the start of the children’s museum of discovery future into action. On Monday, the normal city council approved spending $ 50,000 on a 10-year plan for the museum. The City of Normal…

The History Museum recognizes funds received throughout the year

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Author of the article: Lorraine Payette • For the Postmedia network Leeds Grenville-Lanark-Thousand Islands MP Michael Barrett attended a small ceremony held at the 1000 Islands History Museum on October 26 to thank the federal…

Santa Monica History Museum appoints John Kearns as first-ever Executive Director

The Santa Monica History Museum (SMHM) named John Kearns as its very first Executive Director. Kearns, who began his tenure with SMHM in September, oversees all museum operations, including development, education and public programming, finance, external communications and staffing. “I…

More unrest at UK Science Museum Group as two directors step down over ties to coal conglomerate

Two directors have resigned from the UK Science Museum Group board because the institution signed a sponsorship agreement with fossil fuel company Adani. The controversy arises as politicians and environmental experts from around the world travel to Glasgow for the…

Denver Art Museum’s Highly Anticipated Home Improvement Centers Indigenous Voices | Smart News

The newly renovated Denver Art Museum campus, with the 50,000 square foot Sie Visitor Center in the foreground James Florio Photography / Denver Art Museum Fifty years after the Denver Art Museum (DAM) opened, its Lanny & Sharon Martin skyscraper…

New in-store master plan for the Children’s Discovery Museum | Politics

A new medical exhibit at the Children’s Discovery Museum is science-based. READ MORE HERE. David proeber NORMAL – The Children’s Discovery Museum is gearing up for its next decades of exhibits and projects with a new master plan. The “Healthy…