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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…

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…

Idaho Falls Zoo and Museum of Art team up for spring break camps

IDAHO FALLS — The Idaho Falls Zoo and the Art Museum of Eastern Idaho are collaborating to bring spring break camps to the community for kids ages 5 to 13. Children will discover the science and art of animals in…

Bundanon, the Australian art museum designed to withstand floods and fires

There is no single solution to the specter of climate change. Some take a scientific approach, finding renewable sources of clean energy to change the way we live and function. Others seek to educate and inspire, or prevent. Bundanon, a…

Renton History Museum to Host Art Exhibit by Brain Injury Survivors

Next month, the Renton History Museum will host the Brain Injury Art Show, an exhibit on healing, creativity, and expression sponsored by the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington. Until February 11, The Brain Injury Art Show will feature 33 original…

Column: This San Diego Museum of Natural History program lets you bring home creatures large and small

When Carroll DeWilton Scott was hired as the first director of education at the San Diego Museum of Natural History in 1920, one of his first projects was the Nature Cabinet program. With the help of a new Ford truck,…

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…

Denver Art Museum Reflects Fate of Looted African Art | Colorado News

By SAM TABACHNIK, The Denver Post DENVER (AP) – In 1897, British troops launched a violent retaliatory raid against the kingdom of Benin, in present-day southern Nigeria, looting and burning the royal palace and sending the oba, or king, into…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Faculty and Alumni Exhibit at the University of Miami Art Museum

For the past four years, professors and alumni associated with the University of Miami Art Department have created pieces for display in the Miami Art Museum’s Professors and Alumni Exhibit. The exhibition, which features 55 artists and 64 works of…

Local Portland artists flock to the Portland Art Museum

The first thing that strikes a casual viewer when looking at the works scheduled for display at the Portland Art Museum’s Rental Sales Gallery Fall Salon is the variety: hundreds of works of art, in dozens of shapes and styles…

Aliso Laguna News | Ninth Annual Art and Nature Festival – Laguna Art Museum

The Laguna Art Museum expands its ninth annual Art & Nature edition Festival with diverse programming and new exhibitions Starting November 4, visitors will be able to attend a special conference, a family festival, and three new exhibitions that explore…

Denver Art Museum returns four antiques to Cambodia after Pandora papers reveal illicit origins

The Denver Art Museum will return four Cambodian antiques linked to the late art dealer Douglas Latchford, whose efforts to cover up the illicit origins of works in his collection were revealed in the Pandora Papers. The Denver Art Museum…

Chicago History Museum remembers the Great Fire of 1871 | Chicago News

Friday, October 8 marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the Great Chicago Fire, which began on a Sunday evening in O’Leary’s barn on the south side. The fire burned until Tuesday morning as far north as Lincoln Park….

New Wisconsin History Museum to Open in 2026

MADISON, Wisconsin (CBS 58) – The Wisconsin Historical Society (WHS) is delighted to announce that a new State History and National History Museum will open in 2026. It comes after the WHS recently announced the final location of the new…

Syracuse University Libraries Contribute to University of Toronto Art Museum Plastics Exhibit

Arts & Culture Several artifacts from the Plastic Artifact Collection of the Syracuse University Libraries Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) are currently on display in the University of Toronto Art Museum’s exhibit titled “Plastic Heart: Surface All the Way Through…

Cincinnati Art Museum Gets ‘A New View’

The Cincinnati Art Museum is planning updates and upgrades worth $ 65 million. The projects are part of the “A New View” plan to modernize the grounds and facilities of the museum. “Overall, it’s more than a handful of transformative…

Portrait of Breonna Taylor: DC Museum of African American History

The exhibition will feature 27 new works of art, according to the NMAAHC. WASHINGTON – The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) unveiled a new exhibit titled “Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience in American Art,” which highlights…

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – A retrospective at the Krannert Art Museum of works on paper by the late abstract artist Louise Fishman will serve as an unexpected memorial to former student Urbana-Champaign at the University of Illinois. “A Question of Emphasis:…

Creative Discovery Museum launches nationwide competition for new Plaza art piece

The Creative Discovery Museum is launching a national competition to create an interactive work of art that will be the centerpiece of a redesigned entrance and plaza. In the first phase of the competition, CDM is looking for qualifications artists…

Creative Discovery Museum launches competition for new Plaza art piece

The Creative Discovery Museum is launching a national competition to create an interactive work of art that will be the centerpiece of a redesigned entrance and plaza. In the first phase of the competition, CDM is looking for qualifications artists…

The entrance to the Children’s Discovery Museum gets a makeover

The void is out and daring is definitely there at the Children’s Discovery Museum in downtown San Jose, as the stucco entryway is artistically reinvented to match the creativity at hand. interior of the beloved “Purple Museum”. It’s certainly hard…