Month: March 2022

Ormond Memorial Art Museum Announces New Executive Director

from: Ormond Memorial Art Museum Stephanie Mason-Teague, a longtime resident of Ormond Beach and a respected leader in the cultural arts community, has been named executive director of the Ormond Memorial Museum of Art and Gardens. With over 16 years…

Maine Discovery Museum executive director to step down in May

Niles Parker, who served as executive director of the Maine Discovery Museum in downtown Bangor for nearly 12 years, will step down from his post in May. Parker will start a new job as executive director of the Nantucket Historical…

Young Life: Science After Dark Returns to Earth at the Science Museum of Virginia | Entertainment

By COLLETTE CAPRARA FOR THE FREE LANCE-STAR The folks at the Science Museum of Virginia are excited to invite everyone back to Science After Dark — a special evening of exploration, engaging demonstrations, and hands-on take-home activities — on Friday….

Science Museum acquires Grayson Perry artwork for COVID-19 exhibit

The Science Museum has unveiled a new ceramic artwork made during Britain’s first COVID-19 lockdown in 2020 by artist and cultural commentator Grayson Perry. ‘Alan Measles – God in the time of Covid-19’ was acquired by the Science Museum Group…

Nicolaysen Art Museum to Host Lectures on Wild West Exhibit

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – The Nicolaysen Art Museum will host several talks associated with its current Old West exhibit. The first conference will take place on Thursday, March 31 and will be called “Martians Visit The West”. This…

My World Discovery Museum Hosts Stand with Ukraine Fundraiser

POCATELLO, Idaho (KIFI) – The My World Discovery Museum brings a sense of wonder and excitement to our young locals and on Tuesday they wanted something more. The museum held its Stand with Ukraine fundraiser, with proceeds going to relief…

THE BOOTH WESTERN ART MUSEUM IS NOW A THREE-TIME WINNER OF USA TODAY 10BEST AWARDS

The Booth Western Art Museum was again ranked No. 1 in the Best Art Museum category of the USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice awards, according to the program’s editors. This is the third consecutive year that The Booth has been…

COSI Columbus Named “Best Science Museum” for Third Year

For the third year in a row, COSI Columbus has been named “Best Science Museum” in USA Today’s 10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards. The museum ranked above other famous science centers and museums in Chicago, Detroit, Philadelphia, Washington DC, etc….

‘Meta History: Museum of War’: Ukraine launches NFT in crypto crowdfunding campaign, World News

Ukraine has launched a collection of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) called “Meta History: Museum of War” as part of an extension of a cryptocurrency fundraising campaign. The collection is a series of digital images, including silhouettes of warplanes, screenshots from news…

P2P Loans vs Payday Loans

The cost of living is rising and more of us will likely be looking for consumer credit solutions in the near future. There are a number of options available to consumer borrowers, from overdraft facilities to credit cards. But for…

Mars Day 2022 will be commemorated at the Natural History Museum

To commemorate Mars Day 2022, the Natural History Museum will feature Luke Jerram’s artwork on Mars. The 6th anniversary of the launch of the first ExoMars mission and NASA’s Perseverance rover exploring Mars for just over a year is celebrated…

The Morgantown History Museum looking for artifacts and donations

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Do you have a piece of Monongalia County history that you think deserves a museum? Share it with the Morgantown History Museum. The Morgantown History Museum is asking for help from the community to donate local history…

Morgantown History Museum seeks local artifacts for collection

MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) – The Morgantown History Museum is asking for the community’s help in donating local history artifacts and memorabilia for the museum’s permanent collection. The museum emphasizes up-to-date exhibits on prehistory, WWI, WWII, and other armed conflicts, African…

Jenenne Whitfield selected to be the new director of the American Visionary Art Museum

Jenenne Whitfield, new director of the American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore. Photo credit: AVAM. Jenenne Whitfield, president and CEO of the Heidelberg Project in Detroit, will succeed Rebecca Alban Hoffberger as director of the American Visionary Art Museum in…

Mid-America Science Museum and Superior Bathhouse Brewery team up for beer-making program

HOT SPRINGS – Beginning in April, the Mid-America Science Museum, in conjunction with the Friends of Hot Springs National Park and Superior Bathhouse Brewery, will offer “big kids” the chance to learn about science as part of of a national…

Cincinnati Museum of Art ranked among top 10 free museums in America, according to readers of USA Today

Photo: Cincinnati Museum of Art The giant 12-foot bronze sculpture of Pinocchio that sits in front of the Cincinnati Museum of Art was made by local artist Jim Dine. Need an escape from the pollen filled air or the millions…

Cincinnati Museum of Art, Center for Contemporary Art, Taft Museum Closed until mid-January | Visual arts | Cincinnati

Photo: courtesy of the Cincinnati Museum of Art Three major arts institutions in Cincinnati have decided to close their doors to the public until mid-January. The Cincinnati Art Museum will be closed until January 12 and the Taft Museum of…

Jenny Powers will be the museum’s first female leader since 1949

Published: 03/22/2022 22:17:31 Modified: 03/22/2022 22:16:38 HOLYOKE — It’s been almost 75 years since the Springfield Science Museum has had a director. But with the hiring of Jenny Powers, that drought ended. Powers, who lives in Holyoke, is trained as…

When and how each Lancashire council will pay residents the £150 council tax rebate

Lancashire councils have released details of when and how residents will receive a £150 payment to meet rising energy costs. In February the government announced a one-off payment of £150 for certain households to meet rising energy bills, known as…

‘Art in Bloom’ Seasonal Exhibit Returns to the Cincinnati Art Museum for the First Time Since 2019 | Things to do | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Photo: courtesy of the Cincinnati Museum of Art A flower display juxtaposed with Vincent van Gogh’s “Undergrowth with Two Figures” during the 2019s Blooming art. The Cincinnati Art Museum celebrates the changing seasons with the return of…

Learn about birds, bees, and rockets at the Marion Natural History Museum

MARION — Marion Natural History Museum, 8 Spring St., is offering a series of activities this spring. March 30, Unique Birds of Marion, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Join Justin Barrett of the Nasketucket Bird Club to discuss native Marion species and explore…

UI Advances To August Opening Of Art Museum | State News

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — There’s an art to opening an art museum. And 14 years after raging floods forced the University of Iowa to evacuate its riverside storefront, the Iowa City institution is poised to fill a new space…

UI Advances To August Opening Of Art Museum | Life/Entertainment

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — There’s an art to opening an art museum. And 14 years after raging floodwaters forced the University of Iowa to evacuate its riverfront storefront, the Iowa City institution is poised to fill a new space…

MO History Museum hosts a “Women In Music” panel discussion | The living

The men mostly oversee the multi-billion dollar music industry, making decisions and making deals on the next biggest star. Outside of their positions of power as executives and A&R, they also dominate behind-the-scenes roles in engineering, production, and more. PQ…

Power Up: The Science Museum Game Extravaganza Returns in April

Laura Reynolds Power Up: The Science Museum Game Extravaganza Returns in April © Benjamin Ealovega, Science Museum Play hundreds of video games on 160 different consoles at the Science Museum in April. Power Up, the museum’s annual gaming show, returns…

Partners in Protection Announce Conservation of Science Museum Lands

The efforts will not only preserve the land, but also support ongoing watershed research. By Minnesota Science Museum | March 18, 2022 | 2 minute of reading Spring Creek at St. Croix Watershed Research Station. (Katelin Goebel) At the Science…

ArtSEA: Seattle Art Museum launches a new show dedicated to water

the Seattle Art Museum is a call that also sounds seasonal for the appreciation of nature – with an underlying message of urgency. The new show Our blue planet: global visions of water (March 18-May 30), is awash with works…

Qassim, Saudi Arabia welcomes its first science museum

Considered one of the country’s pioneering science education projects, the museum aims to improve the region’s education sector, while developing teaching and learning methods that respond to the Kingdom’s 2030 vision. The center is located in the Qassim region Saudi…

Qassim, Saudi Arabia welcomes its first science museum

Considered one of the country’s pioneering science education projects, the museum aims to improve the region’s education sector, while developing teaching and learning methods that respond to the Kingdom’s 2030 vision. The center is located in the Qassim region Saudi…

Qassim, Saudi Arabia welcomes its first science museum

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Qassim Province Saudi Arabia welcomed its first permanent science museum last October, the Qassim Science Center, which is operated by Riyadh agency based in Knowliom. Considered one of the country’s pioneering science…

Qassim, Saudi Arabia welcomes its first science museum

Considered one of the country’s pioneering science education projects, the museum aims to improve the region’s education sector, while developing teaching and learning methods that respond to the Kingdom’s 2030 vision. The center is located in the Qassim region Saudi…

The Newport Art Museum will host Call & Response 2022 Artist Talk

The Newport Art Museum announced today that it will present a Call & Response 2022 Artist Talk with exhibiting artists Diane Barceló, Emily Belz and On-Kyeong Seong on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. The conference will be followed…

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 Art of Denver Museum (DAM) is home to works of art created by some of the most famous artists…

Here’s what’s coming to the Sarasota Museum of Art in 2022-23

In the slew of upcoming season announcements right now, here’s another one: The Sarasota Museum of Art has announced its slate of exhibits for the remainder of 2022 and through 2023. The museum’s executive director, Virginia Shearer,…

Religious art is raging in the “Paintings on Stone” exhibition at the Saint-Louis Art Museum – KC STUDIO

Sebastiano del Piombo (1485-1547), “Portrait of Pope Clement VII” (circa 1531), oil on slate (The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles) The exhibition explores how artists used stone to create dramatic and emotional effects in portraits and depictions of the…

The Berkeley Museum of Art, a modernist landmark, is redesigned and redesigned

The unique edifice originally took shape after famed Bay Area modernist Mario Ciampi (along with three other architects) won a competition in 1965 to design a new building for the UC Berkeley Museum of Art, which had recently received 45…

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Pexels.com If you have bad credit and need cash fast, a guaranteed approval bad credit loan may be the best option for you. These loans provide quick cash specifically for people who find it difficult to get approved for traditional…

The “Healthy Me” exhibition rewarded at the Children’s Discovery Museum | To go!

NORMAL — The Children’s Discovery Museum’s “Healthy Me” exhibit has been honored by the Illinois Museum Association. The exhibit, which opened on the museum’s first floor in May 2021, won the association’s Achievement Award, announced virtually at the annual awards…

Showcase of the choreographers announced on April 17 at the Chicago History Museum

Mandala South Asian Performing Arts, which connects audiences and students with the vibrancy, flavors and colors of South Asian performing arts traditions, returns to the stage with a choreographers’ showcase of South Asian perspectives on contemporary dance. The performance is…

San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum Highlights Healthcare Heroes | Local charities

An interactive exhibition at Children’s Discovery Museum famous north county Health care workers. photography of crocs The San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum and Palomar Health have partnered to honor healthcare workers who help keep the community safe and inspire the…

Progress plans for Sarasota Museum of African American Art and History

Vickie Oldham wants the people of Sarasota to understand the courage and dignity of the African American residents who built Sarasota’s infrastructure. Black laborers built the railroad that ran through downtown Sarasota, Oldham noted. They helped clear the snake-infested land…

Frost Art Museum FIU Features Pioneering Activist Artist Mel Chin at Green Critics Lecture Series | FIU News

the Patricia & Phillip Frost CRF Museum of Art will be the host Mel Chin as part of the Steven & Dorothea Green Critics Lecture Series. Chin insinuates art into unlikely places, including destroyed homes, toxic dumps, and even popular…

Basic Budgeting Tips Everyone Should Know

Any financial strategy is built on the basis of a well-executed budget. Whether you’re on a tight budget or earning thousands of dollars a year, knowing how your money is being spent is essential to getting your financial situation under…

Discovery Museum bounces back with plans for new exhibit | Winchester Star

WINCHESTER – After a two-year period in which the COVID-19 pandemic threatened not only its day-to-day operations, but its very existence, the Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum has rebounded with new staff members and plans for a new exhibit permed. “We…

La. Museum of Arts and Sciences Board of Trustees Elects New Leaders | Entertainment/Life

LASM elects new directors, officers The Louisiana Art & Science Museum board and membership elected eight trustees at the LASM annual meeting on Feb. 21. Trustees began their first three-year term on March 1. New administrators are Noah BoudreauxCEO of…

Louisiana Art & Science Museum Opens New Full-Domed Planetarium Show, “Space Opera” | Entertainment/Life

The Louisiana Art & Science Museum and Irene W. Pennington Planetarium, 100 S. River Road, presents their new full-dome planetarium show, “Space Opera.” “The discovery of a flying disc underground allows passengers to lift off from Earth and tour an…

The floating planet Mars will fill the Natural History Museum next week

For a few days only, the main entrance hall of the Natural History Museum will host a huge floating planet, Mars, which will fill the space. This is to mark Mars Day 2022 to mark the 6th anniversary of the…

Ruby delighted to take over the Coos Art Museum | Local News

Leah Ruby has long had a passion for art, museums and the Oregon Coast. So when she learned that the Coos Art Museum was hiring a new CEO, the opportunity was too good to pass up. “The Coos Art Museum…

Ruby delighted to take over the Coos Art Museum

March 10—Leah Ruby has a long-standing passion for art, museums, and the Oregon Coast. So when she learned that the Coos Art Museum was hiring a new CEO, the opportunity was too good to pass up. “The Coos Art Museum…

Kharkiv Art Museum staff work desperately to save masterpieces

Workers in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv are trying to save around 25,000 works of art from the city’s museum from Russian bombardments. As the war on Ukraine stretches past two weeks, Russian forces continue to encircle many towns across…

Leveraging Technology to Improve Financial Inclusion in the United States

By Ismail Amla, Executive Vice President, Professional Services, NCR Corporation The benefits of financial inclusion are known and numerous. Households that lack access to bank accounts or relatively affordable mechanisms for receiving, paying, and spending money end up spending a…

Lots of news from the Petaluma History Museum

Women’s Clubs Team Up for Joint History Exhibit at Petaluma Museum: An elaborate new exhibit will soon open at the Petaluma Historic Library and Museum titled “Finding our Roots: Women of Petaluma Flourishing & Blooming Over the Years.” A joint…

CFI welcomes the Museum of Medical History | Local News

When the name “Leonardo da Vinci” is mentioned, most people immediately associate it with his paintings – “The Lord’s Supper” and “Mona Lisa” being the best known of his artistic works. But Leonardo da Vinci was also recognized as a…

USF Museum of Contemporary Art Expands to St. Petersburg – The Oracle

The College of The Arts and Contemporary Art Museum plans to have greater engagement with the St. Petersburg community through the construction of Generator: USF Contemporary Art Museum. SPECIAL AT ORACLE/USF The USF Museum of Contemporary Art (CAM) is expanding…

Great Lakes Science Center named best science museum in the United States

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Great Lakes Science Center is among the 20 science-focused museums vying for the nation’s best according to USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice contest. The publication’s top 10 competitions cover a range of topics and locations, from…

Audubon Explored Through Radical Naturalism at Auburn University Art Museum

The first in an emerging series, “Radical Naturalism – Tommy Coleman: A New Nature and my Problem With the Vessel”, is presented at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Arts at Auburn University until Sunday July 26. The inaugural exhibition…

the future of Via Guido Reni

The Via Guido Reni was designed for a powerful revolution, at least in the intentions of the Capitoline Junta. Brick by brick, three projects integrate the artery: Grab, Grande Maxxi and the Science Museum. removal The Capitol Assembly, in its…

Why would anyone want to get out of debt?

Why would anyone want to get out of debt? Think about it. You borrow money. You can use this money now. Then you can pay it back slowly, over time. Who wouldn’t want this deal? You might expect a financial…

Science Museum Group director returns Putin award in protest against Russian invasion

UK Science Museum Group director Ian Blatchford presents the Pushkin Medal, one of Russia’s highest honours, to the Russian government following the invasion of Ukraine. Blatchford received the medal from Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2015 during a ceremony at…

Opening of the Chief Grady exhibit at the History Museum; non-profit status approved – Leader Publications

DOWAGIAC — Two years ago, a local museum unveiled an art exhibit featuring images of three influential African Americans in Dowagiac history. After seeing how well this exhibit was received, the son of one of the featured citizens wanted to…

First Fridays Return to the Natural History Museum – NBC Los Angeles

What there is to know Friday March 4 $20; free for NHMLA members Talks, cocktails, DJ music, gallery fun, more Plants? Humans have lived around and among them since, well, always. But green, leafy, fragrant, waxy, and flowery specimens have…

The Gateway Science Museum continues to enlighten the community with an anniversary party – The Orion

Families and other community members explored the many wonders of Chico State’s educational Gateway Science Museum, which celebrated its 12th anniversary with the community February 26-27. Founded in 2010 and located at 625 Esplanade, the museum’s doors were open free…

Women’s History Month: Greensboro History Museum Events

The interactive live event lets you hear voices from the past and the History Marks podcast focuses on women in media. GREENSBORO, North Carolina — It’s called the story, but in March the word is changed slightly to read “HERstory”…

The brilliant reviews of the Natural History Museum, the National Gallery and the British Museum left by Americans on TripAdvisor

London is blessed with some of the best museums and galleries in the world with a wide variety of offerings ranging from the Natural History Museum to the National Gallery. What’s even better is that most of the biggest and…

ZDoggMD Deletes Twitter Account After Dusting Off With Science Museum

Podcaster and comedian ZDoggMD, aka Zubin Damania, MD, was caught up in a Twitter tornado on Friday over his post criticizing a San Francisco children’s museum policy that he said required children 12 and over are boosted as a prerequisite…